Category: W. Virginia – Southern District

Ohio Man Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud Scheme | USAO-SDWV

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – United States Attorney Mike Stuart announced today that Ricky V. McLaughlin, 63, of Belpre, Ohio, pled guilty to wire fraud.  McLaughlin faces up to 20 years in…

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Federal Inmates Plead Guilty to Weapon Charges | USAO-SDWV

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. — United States Attorney Mike Stuart announced that two federal inmates pled guilty to possessing weapons. Corey Fair, 27, and Rashun Evans, 23, inmates at the Federal Correctional Institution…

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Two Huntington Men Sentenced to Federal Prison for Gun Crimes | USAO-SDWV

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – United States Attorney Mike Stuart announced that two Huntington men were sentenced to federal prison for gun crimes. Jeffrey L. Hodgens, 42, was sentenced to 30 months…

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Wheeling Man Sentenced to 15 Years in Federal Prison for Conspiracy to Produce Child Pornography | USAO-SDWV

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. – United States Attorney Mike Stuart announced today that Randall Lee Peggs, also known as “Randy Peggs,” 57, of Wheeling, was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison…

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Cabell County Man Sentenced to 20 Years in Federal Prison for Drug and Gun Crimes | USAO-SDWV

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. —  United States Attorney Mike Stuart announced today Steven McCallister, 47, of Barboursville, was sentenced to 20 years in prison for distribution of fentanyl, possession with intent to…

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Beckley Man Enters Guilty Plea to Federal Drug Crime | USAO-SDWV

BECKLEY, W.Va. – United States Attorney Mike Stuart announced that Isaiah Lamont Shaw, 21, of Beckley, pled guilty to distributing more than 5 grams of methamphetamine.  Shaw was charged as…

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Greenbrier County Man Sentenced to Prison For Breaking into United States Post Office | USAO-SDWV

BECKLEY, W.Va. –  United States Attorney Mike Stuart announced that Matthew Riffle, age 30, of Rupert, was sentenced to 14 months in federal prison for the felony offense of breaking…

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U.S. Attorney Mike Stuart Issues Statement Regarding Violence at Nation’s Capitol Building | USAO-SDWV

WASHINGTON – Acting Attorney General Jeffrey A. Rosen issued the following statement: “The violence at our Nation’s Capitol Building is an intolerable attack on a fundamental institution of our democracy. …

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Montgomery Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Methamphetamine Conspiracy | USAO-SDWV

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – United States Attorney Mike Stuart announced today that Sammy Joe Fragale, II, 39, of Montgomery, was sentenced to 42 months in federal prison for conspiracy to distribute…

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Fayette County Man Sentenced to 15 Years in Federal Prison for Attempted Enticement of a Minor | USAO-SDWV

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – United States Attorney Mike Stuart announced that Eugene Enrique Torres, 41, a Panamanian man residing in Fayetteville, was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for attempted…

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