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Cryptocurrency forfeited after Hickory man pleads guilty to drug trafficking

PRESS RELEASE CHARLOTTE, N.C. – U.S. Attorney Andrew Murray announced today that Travis Justin Stout, 35, of Hickory, N.C., appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge David…

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Statesville residents get federal sentences for firearm and robbery convictions

PRESS RELEASE STATESVILLE, N.C. –U.S. Attorney Andrew Murray announced today that federal gun prosecutions stemming from the Western District’s Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) initiative have…

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Man sentenced to 8 years for using stolen firearm in assault

PRESS RELEASE STATESVILLE, N.C. –United States Attorney Andrew Murray announced today that Curtis Lee Rucker, Jr. 36, of Statesville, was sentenced to 96months in prison…

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Boone man sentenced to 15 years on child pornography charge

PRESS RELEASE STATESVILLE, N.C. – U.S. District Judge Kenneth D. Bell sentenced today Timothy Scott Hardin, 44, of Boone, N.C. to 180 months in prison…

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Huntersville man gets jail time for investment fraud scheme

PRESS RELEASE CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Today, U.S. District Judge Max O. Cogburn, Jr. sentenced Robert Louis Winecoff, 37, of Huntersville, N.C. to 51 months in…

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Guilty verdict handed-down in Statesville for methamphetamine trafficker

PRESS RELEASE STATESVILLE, N.C. B Late yesterday, a federal jury sitting in Statesville returned a guilty verdict against Joseph Howard Davis, 34, of Charlotte, on…

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Newton man sentenced in Statesville courtroom for child porn charges

PRESS RELEASE STATESVLLE, N.C. – Nathan Matthew Jennings-Townsend, 25, of Newton, N.C. was sentenced late yesterday by U.S. District Judge Richard L. Voorhees to 240…

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Mooresville restaurant owner accused of tax evasion

The owner of Mooresville’s Blue Parrot Grill is charged with tax evasion by federal authorities. A complaint filed by the US Attorney’s Office for Western NC…

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Former payroll services company chairman sentenced in Statesville

PRESS RELEASE STATESVILLE, N.C. – Frank Alton Moody, II, 57, of Arden, N.C., the former Chairman of the Board of a payroll services company, was…

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Statesville man convicted of methamphetamine charge

PRESS RELEASE STATESVILLE, N.C. B A federal jury sitting in Statesville convicted Carlos Antonio Flores, age 34, of Statesville, of conspiracy to distribute and to…

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