Category: Washington – Eastern District

Toppenish Woman Charged with Drug Trafficking and Firearm Offenses | USAO-EDWA

Yakima, Washington – Vanessa R. Waldref, the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced that a federal grand jury has indicted Susen Ann Gorst, age 34, of…

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Tri-Cities Man Sentenced to Ten Years in Federal Prison for Drug Trafficking | USAO-EDWA

Spokane, Washington – Vanessa R. Waldref, the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced today that Aurelio James Gonzalez, 30, of Kennewick Washington was sentenced in federal…

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Former Spokane Neonatologist Pleads Guilty in Plot to Hire Multiple Hitmen to Kidnap His Estranged Wife and Assault a Former Colleague | USAO-EDWA

Spokane – Vanessa R. Waldref, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced today that Ronald Craig Ilg, age 55, of Spokane, Washington has pled guilty to Transmitting…

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Kirkland Man Charged with Drug Trafficking Offense Related to recent Motel Robbery | USAO-EDWA

Spokane – Vanessa R. Waldref, the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced today that Scott Banchero, age 58, of Kirkland, Washington, was charged by federal criminal…

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Rosalia Man Sentenced to Ten Years in Federal Prison and Lifetime Supervised Release for Coercion and Enticement of a Minor | USAO-EDWA

Spokane – Vanessa R. Waldref, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced today that Philip Marion Harthill, age 74, of Rosalia, Washington, was sentenced in federal court…

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U.S. Attorney Vanessa R. Waldref to Take Part in Spokane’s National Night Out Against Crime to Promote Community-Police Partnerships | USAO-EDWA

Spokane – Vanessa R. Waldref, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced that members of her office will participate in community events held as part of Spokane’s…

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Convicted Felon Sentenced to Ten Years in Federal Prison for Drug Trafficking and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm | USAO-EDWA

Spokane, Washington – Vanessa R. Waldref, the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced today that Tyrell Wade Nault, 22, of Havre, Montana was sentenced in federal…

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Former Nurse Sentenced to 18 Months in Federal Prison for Tampering with Morphine Medications at Moses Lake Clinic | USAO-EDWA

Spokane, Washington – Vanessa R. Waldref, the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced today that Esther Rae Tuller, age 41, of Moses Lake, Washington, was sentenced…

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Department of Justice Awards $480,000 to Spokane County Sheriff’s Office for Rapid DNA Testing | USAO-EDWA

Spokane, Washington – Vanessa R. Waldref, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, today announced $480,000 Department of Justice grant to the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Rapid DNA…

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