Category: Virginia – Western District

Winchester Woman Pleads Guilty to Distributing Acetyl Fentanyl and Fentanyl | USAO-WDVA

HARRISONBURG, Va. – A Winchester woman pleaded guilty today to distributing acetyl fentanyl and fentanyl in February 2019. According to court documents, Jennifer Lynn Heishman, 37, of Winchester, Virginia, contacted…

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Southwest Virginia Man Sentenced for Dealing Firearms Without a License | USAO-WDVA

ABINGDON, Va. – A Pound, Virginia man, who illegally sold firearms without a license was sentenced yesterday to eight months in federal prison. James Michael Boggs, 66, pleaded guilty in…

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Russell Co. Woman Sentenced in $499,000 Unemployment Fraud Scheme | USAO-WDVA

ABINGDON, Va. – A Russell County woman was sentenced today to 108 months in prison and to pay $455,930.00 in restitution, for conspiring with others to defraud the government of…

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Three Indicted on Federal Drug Distribution Charges | USAO-WDVA

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. –  A husband and wife from Fairfax and their cousin from Spotsylvania were indicted last month with conspiring to distribute controlled substances in the Western District of Virginia….

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Carroll County Woman Pleads Guilty to Supplemental Security Income Fraud | USAO-WDVA

ABINGDON, Va. – A Carroll County woman pleaded guilty today to Supplemental Security Income fraud after receiving disability benefits for more than two years for which she was not entitled….

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Former Supplement Company Owner Pleads Guilty to Unlawful Distribution of Steroid-like Drugs | USAO-WDVA

ABINGDON, Va. – A New Jersey chiropractor pleaded guilty today to a felony charge relating to the distribution of steroid-like drugs in purported dietary supplements. According to court documents, Nicholas…

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USP Lee Inmate Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Kill Fellow Inmate | USAO-WDVA

ABINGDON, Va. – An inmate at United State Penitentiary- Lee County (USP Lee) pleaded guilty yesterday to conspiring to kill a fellow inmate, attempting to commit murder, and being an…

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Federal Inmate Found Guilty of Possessing Foot-long Knife | USAO-WDVA

ABINGDON, Va. – A federal jury convicted an inmate at United States Penitentiary (USP) Lee in Jonesville, Virginia, on June 1, for illegally possessing a knife inside the prison. According…

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Kentucky Woman Sentenced on Bank Fraud, Aggravated Identify Theft Charges | USAO-WDVA

ABINGDON, Va. – A Clay City, Kentucky woman, who along with two other individuals stole checks and identification documents and committed bank fraud and aggravated identify theft, was sentenced on…

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USP Lee Inmate Sentenced for Weapon Possession | USAO-WDVA

ABINGDON, Va. – Anthony Meyers, an inmate at United States Penitentiary (USP) Lee in Jonesville, Virginia, was sentenced recently to 42 months in federal prison for unlawfully possessing a weapon…

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