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By The Dispatch On Saturday, August 10th, 2019
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Priest, Paul offu Killed in Southern Nigeria by Unknown Gunmen

(International Christian Concern) –Father Paul Offu, the parish priest at St. James Greater Parish in Ugbawka, Enugu State, was killed Thursday afternoon. He was driving from a friend’s home and returning to More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, August 9th, 2019
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Steven Wiggins Charged with carjacking resulting in the death of Sergeant Daniel Baker

A federal grand jury sitting in Nashville yesterday, returned a four-count indictment charging Steven J. Wiggins, 32, of Dickson, Tennessee with federal carjacking and firearms violations which resulted in the death More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, August 9th, 2019
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Erie Bank Robber, Peter Plaza Sentenced to 3 Years in Federal Prison

 A former resident of Erie, Pennsylvania, has been sentenced in federal court to three years (36 months) in prison on his conviction of bank robbery, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. United More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, August 8th, 2019
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Gang Member, Jose Hernandez Sentenced to 30 Years for Drug Distribution Conspiracy

Jose Hernandez, aka “Chapo,” a member of the Otay River Bottom Locos gang, was sentenced today in federal court to 30 years in prison for his aggravated role in a drug distribution conspiracy as well as his More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, August 7th, 2019
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Fairfield Man, Wesley Groves Sentenced to 4 Years for Possessing a Firearm as a Felon

Wesley Ian Groves, 35, of Fairfield, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Kimberly J. Mueller, to four years in prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm, U.S. Attorney McGregor W. Scott announced. Photo/Jan More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, August 7th, 2019
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Chicago Men, Jason Dortch and Davontae Jones Sentenced for Carjacking and Weapons Offenses

Two Chicago men who carjacked a sport-utility vehicle at gunpoint in the city’s Goose Island neighborhood have each been sentenced to eleven years in federal prison. JASON DORTCH, 20, and DAVONTAE JONES, 20, forcibly More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, August 7th, 2019
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2020 Democrats vow gun control, confiscations, licensing or full bans on weapons or ammo

In the wake of two horrific mass shootings, one in El Paso, the other in Ohio, 202 Democratic candidates vow to react in extreme, unconstitutional ways with gun control measures. Failed Texas Senate candidate, Beto More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, August 2nd, 2019
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Shawn Burkhalter and Joshua Nesbitt Charged in Witness Tampering, Murder, Drug Trafficking

The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Missouri has filed a notice of intent to seek the death penalty against two men previously charged in two area murders. Shawn Burkhalter, also known as “Deuce,” More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, August 1st, 2019
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I’ziah Clark and Joseph Sanders indicted for using a firearm to Rob bank in Richmond Heights

Two men from Northeast Ohio were indicted in federal court for using a firearm while robbing a bank in Richmond Heights last year. I’ziah Clark, 20, of Shaker Heights, and Joseph Kyle Sanders, 19, of Cleveland, More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, July 31st, 2019
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Hells Angels Member, Douglas Leedham Sentenced for Meth and Cocaine Trafficking

A “full patch” member of the Rhode Island chapter of the Hell’s Angels Motorcycle Club, arrested during a Project Safe Neighborhoods drug trafficking investigation by members of the FBI Safe Streets Task Force, More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019
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Priest and Passenger Attacked by gunmen in Enugu, Nigeria

(International Christian Concern) –PunchNG has reported that another priest has been attacked while travelling in Nigeria. The priest, Rev. Fr. Ikechukwu Ilo, was travelling to his parish on Wednesday night with More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019
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Jackson Man, Justin Darby Sentenced to 13 Years for Armed Carjacking

Justin Darby, 37, of Jackson, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate to 156 months in federal prison, followed by 5 years of supervised release, for carjacking and using a firearm to facilitate More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, July 22nd, 2019
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St Louis Man, Myron Wilson Sentenced to 10 Years for Aggravated Assault on a Federal Officer

Myron Cornelius Wilson, Jr., 27, of St. Louis, was sentenced today to a term of 120 months imprisonment by United States District Judge Henry E. Autrey.  In March 2019, Wilson pled guilty to one count of aggravated More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, July 20th, 2019
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FBI Releases Photographs of an Armed Robbery in Miramar

The FBI is releasing photographs from a Walgreens store robbery at 14501 Miramar Parkway, Miramar, Florida, on July 12, 2019, at approximately 10:30 p.m. The unknown robber entered the store, brandished a handgun More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, July 20th, 2019
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Willie Somerville Sentenced to Life for 2017 Home Invasion Robbery and Murder of Timothy Edwards

Today, three Tipton County men were sentenced for their roles in a 2017 home invasion murder in Covington, TN, and two others pled guilty for their roles in the attempted robbery resulting in death. U.S. Attorney More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, July 20th, 2019
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Hillsborough County Resident, Terence Daniely Pleads Guilty to Shooting at Police

A Hillsborough County resident pled guilty to all counts of a Superseding Indictment charging him with armed robbery of the Ocean Five Hotel on South Beach, discharging a firearm at a Miami Beach Police Department More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, July 11th, 2019
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Convicted Felon, Reginald Maultrie Sentenced to 10 Years for Illegally Possessing Firearm

A Newark man who negotiated the sale of 17 firearms over a five-month period was sentenced today to 120 months in prison for possessing a firearm as a previously convicted felon, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Reginald More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, July 10th, 2019
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Convicted Felon, Paul Ragusa Sentenced to 72 Months for Possession of Machineguns

Earlier today, at the federal courthouse in Brooklyn, Paul Ragusa, an associate of the Bonanno and Gambino organized crime families, was sentenced by United States District Judge Pamela K. Chen to 72 months’ imprisonment More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, July 9th, 2019
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Providence Man, Jean Sajous Admits to Trafficking Fentanyl and Firearms

A Providence man appeared in federal court in Providence today and admitted to selling fentanyl and firearms on multiple occasions to an individual assisting the FBI Safe Streets Task Force during a Project Safe More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, July 5th, 2019
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Pittsburgh Woman, Melissa Kane Helped her Bank Robber Son, Brent Richards Hide from Police

A resident of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of accessory after the fact, for assisting the “Sorry, Happy Holidays” bank robber, United States Attorney Scott W. More...


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