United States Department of Justice

Hurricane Katrina Press Releases, Speeches and Testimony for June, 2009

Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Press Release

Another Sentenced in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Disaster Relief Fraud Charges

United States Attorney David R. Dugas announced that another Louisiana resident was sentenced yesterday on fraud charges related to a hurricane disaster relief program. (Read more)

Thursday, June 18, 2009

Press Release

Another Indicted in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Disaster Relief Fraud Charges

United States Attorney David R. Dugas announced that another Louisiana resident was indicted in federal court today on fraud charges related to hurricane disaster relief programs. (Read more)

Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Press Release

Another Pleads Guilty in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Disaster Relief Fraud Charges

United States Attorney David R. Dugas announced that another Louisiana resident pled guilty today in federal court to fraud charges related to hurricane disaster relief programs. YOLANDA V. KING, age 42, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, pled guilty today to a two-count bill of information charging her with making a false writing and document (Count One) and wire fraud (Count Two). (Read more)

Wednesday, June 03, 2009

Press Release

Four Indicted for Hurricane Katrina Fraud

KRISTINE CLARK, 37, of Decatur, Georgia; MICHAEL ROUZAN, 24, of Decatur, Georgia; MARKISHA BURKS, 26, of Texas, and LUCIEN DANTHON, 43, of Atlanta, Georgia, have been indicted by a federal grand jury on felony charges for fraudulently obtaining FEMA assistance funds intended for the victims of Hurricane Katrina. (Read more)

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