Sunday, March 29, 2020

U.S. Attorney Southern District

U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst Announces More Than $65 Million Available...

Jackson, Miss. – U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst today announced that more than $65 million in Department of Justice grants is available to help communities...

U.S. Attorneys Announce Federal Prosecutors to Fight COVID-19 Fraud, Warn Public...

Jackson, Miss. – U.S. Attorneys Mike Hurst of the Southern District of Mississippi and Chad Lamar of the Northern District of Mississippi announced today...

Byram Man Pleads Guilty to Trafficking Methamphetamine

Jackson, Miss. – Timothy Griffin, 44 of Byram, Mississippi, pled guilty yesterday before Chief U.S. District Judge Daniel P. Jordan III to possession with...

Federal Jury finds Defendants Guilty of Submitting False Claims to Medicare...

Gulfport, Miss. – Following a nine week trial, a federal jury in Gulfport returned a guilty verdict yesterday against Ted and Julie Cain of...

Jackson Man Pleads Guilty under Project EJECT to Illegally Possessing a...

Jackson, Miss. – Charles Jones, 27, of Jackson, pled guilty yesterday before U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate to being a felon in possession...

Natchez Man Pleads Guilty under Project EJECT to Possessing a Machine...

Jackson, Miss – Jamarhi Raheem Lucas, 23, of Natchez, pled guilty today before Senior U.S. District Judge David C. Bramlette III to possessing a...

Meridian Man Found Guilty under Project EJECT for Possessing Ammunition and...

Jackson, Miss. – Dominique Dontona Ashford, 36, of Meridian, was found guilty yesterday, after a one day trial before Senior U.S. District Judge...

Jackson Woman Pleads Guilty Under Project EJECT to Transferring a Firearm...

Jackson, Miss. – Tonya Danielle Ham, 36, pled guilty today before U.S. District Judge Carlton W. Reeves to transferring a firearm to a convicted...

U.S. Attorney’s Office Announces Project EJECT, Project Safe Neighborhoods and Project...

Jackson, Miss. – United States Attorney Mike Hurst announced today the U.S. Attorney’s Office and the U.S. Department of Justice has awarded over $130,000...

Jackson Man Pleads Guilty under Project EJECT to Trafficking Methamphetamine

Jackson, Miss – Corey Deonte Collins, 29, of Jackson, pled guilty today before U.S. District Court Judge Carlton W. Reeves to possessing with intent...