Wednesday, October 23, 2019

U.S. Attorney Southern District

Jackson Man Sentenced under Project EJECT to 10 Years in Federal...

Jackson, Miss – Deviassi Adams, 41, of Jackson, was sentenced yesterday by U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate to 120 months in federal prison,...

Brandon Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Trafficking...

Jackson, Miss. – John Barrett Cotting, 39, of Brandon, was sentenced yesterday by U.S. District Judge Carlton W. Reeves to 120 months in federal...

Illegal Alien from Mexico and Jones County Man Who Dealt Drugs...

Jackson, Miss. – Edgar Leonel Soto-Leon, 31, an illegal alien from Mexico, and Matthew Williams, 32, of Jones County, Mississippi, pled guilty Friday before...

Department of Justice Awards more than $85.3 Million in Grants to...

WASHINGTON – Today, the Department of Justice announced it has awarded more than $85.3 million to bolster school security—including funding to educate and train...

Neshoba County Man Pleads Guilty to Bank Robbery

Jackson, Miss. – David Keith Frazier, 33, of Neshoba County and a member of the Mississippi Bank of Choctaw Indians, pled guilty yesterday before...

Major Methamphetamine Supplier from Texas Sentenced to Life in Prison for...

Gulfport, Miss. – David Quevedo Martinez, 40, of Houston, Texas, was sentenced yesterday by Senior U.S. District Judge Louis Guirola to life in federal...

Semiautomatic Rifles, 100-Round Drum Magazine, Handguns Result in Almost 8 Years...

Jackson, Miss. – Montavious Johnson, 25, of Ridgeland, was sentenced Friday by U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate to 94 months in federal prison,...

Natchez Man Sentenced under Project EJECT to 15 Months in Federal...

Natchez, Miss. – Jarvanti Doss, 22, of Natchez, was sentenced yesterday by Senior U.S. District Judge David C. Bramlette III to 15 months in...