Georgia Company And Owner Sentenced For Their Roles In International Scheme To Evade The U.S. National Security Laws A Georgia company and its owner have been sentenced in federal court for their roles in an international scheme to evade United States national security laws.
Final Defendant Sentenced In Drug Trafficking ConspiracyThe last of four defendants has been sentenced to federal prison in a drug trafficking conspiracy that shipped cocaine and cash from coast to coast.
Savannah Man Sentenced For Illegally Possessing A Firearm A Chatham County man with a history of violent behavior has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for illegally possessing a firearm.
Savannah Child Molester Caught Distributing Child Pornography While Serving Prison SentenceConvicted child molester was serving state sentence for failure to register as a sex offender.
Convicted Stone Mountain Drug Trafficker That Shipped Drug Cash In Cotton-candy Machines Sentenced To Nearly 25 Years In PrisonA federal Judge sentenced one of the leaders of a conspiracy that imported large amounts of cocaine and marijuana into Georgia to nearly 25 years in federal prison.
Second Savannah Robber Pleads Guilty In Bar Heist That Left Unarmed Soldier With Gunshot WoundAnother Savannah man has admitted taking part in the March 2019 robbery that left a U.S. Army serviceman wounded according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office.
Ex-Convict Charged In Coverup in Murder Of Fort Stewart Soldier’s WifeA federal grand jury indicted a former inmate with helping destroy evidence of the 2018 murder of a Fort Stewart soldier’s wife, and then lying to investigators and grand jurors in the case
'Loretta Lightningbolt' Sentenced To Prison For Witness-TamperingA Bryan County woman who admitted to tampering with a witness in a child sexual coercion investigation has been sentenced to nearly six years in federal prison according to a statement from the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Savannah.
Georgia Man Admits Concocting 'Intricate Scheme' To Frame Former AcquaintanceA Richmond Hill, Georgia, man has admitted that he created fake email addresses and concocted other information to falsely accuse a former acquaintance of committing violations of patient privacy
Firearms Trafficker Sentenced To Federal PrisonChief U.S. District Judge Thomas W. Thrash, Jr. sentenced Wesley Joshua Smith to serve five years in federal prison after Smith pled guilty to aiding and abetting a separately charged accomplice who illegally obtained more than two dozen handguns that Smith trafficked domestically and internationally.
Man Pleads Guilty To Federal Drug Trafficking Charge In Savannah CourtThe second of two men pled guilty to a federal drug trafficking charge after federal agents seized more than 45 pounds of cocaine from a Savannah shipment.
Georgia 'Sovereign Citizen' Gets 9 Years For Possession Of A FirearmA Georgia man who claimed his status as a “sovereign citizen” made him exempt from obeying the law will spend the next nine years in federal prison for illegally carrying a gun.
Coroner: 7-Year-Old Savannah Boy With COVID-19 Drowned In A BathtubThe Savannah boy with COVID-19 drowned in a bathtub after having a seizure due to a high fever.
Georgia Man Indicted For Bomb Threat To IRS OfficeA St. Simons Island, Ga., man has been indicted in U.S. District Court on federal charges for allegedly threatening to blow up an IRS office in New York.
First US Coronavirus Vaccine Phase 3 Clinical Trial Begins In SavannahThe investigational vaccine developed by the biotechnology company Moderna and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health began the first Phase 3 clinical trial of a coronavirus vaccine in the United States Monday.