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June 2013

June 28, 2013

Maryland Man Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder While Armed In 2010 Killing Inside Downtown Office Building -Defendant Later Disposed of Body in Frederick County. Md.-

District Man Pleads Guilty to Sexually Assaulting Woman After Entering Her Apartment -Cellphone and Other Evidence Tied Him to the Crime -

Maryland Man Sentenced to 26 Years in Prison For August 2011 Slaying in Northeast Washington -Defendant Chased Victim and Shot Him Numerous Times -

District Man Sentenced to 7 1/2 Years in Prison For Stabbing Teenager Outside Howard Theatre -Defendant Used Anti-Gay Slurs Prior to the Attack; Must Serve Additional Six Months for Separate Assault on a Corrections Officer -

June 27, 2013

District Women Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison For Two Bank Robberies in Northwest Washington -Defendant Threatened Tellers and Robbed Two Banks Within 20 Minutes -

Hundreds of Youths Attend Third Annual Anti-Violence Summit Led by U.S. Attorney's Office and Community Partners -U.S. Attorney Machen: "Your Future is Your Responsibility"-

Former CEO of London-Based Company Sentenced To 41 Months in Prison for $2.1 Million Fraud Scheme -Defendant Used Nearly $1.7 Million of Proceeds to Buy Home in Great Falls, Va., -

June 26, 2013

Executive Director of Non-Profit Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud, Admits Using More Than $200,000 in Grants for Personal Use -Used Money Meant for Youth Programs For Gambling, Other Personal Expenses -

Two Singapore Men Plead Guilty in Connection With Plot To Illegally Export Military Antennas

Virginia Man Sentenced to 12-Year Prison Term For Distribution of Child Pornography

June 25, 2013

Father and Son Indicted on Federal Charges In Bribery Scheme to Obtain Taxicab Business Licenses -Charges Follow Undercover Investigation -

Maryland Man Pleads Guilty to Traveling Into the District of Columbia to Engage in Illicit Sexual Conduct With a Minor and Possession of Child Pornography

Two District Men Sentenced to Prison Terms For Robbery at Northwest Washington Apartment Building -Defendants Targeted Victims in the Lobby-

June 24, 2013

Business Owner Pleads Guilty to Violating Campaign Finance Law, Admits Concealing Source of More Than $125,000 in Contributions Defendant is Second to Plead Guilty to Charges Within Past Week

June 21, 2013

District Man Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison In 2009 Slaying in Northeast Washington -Technology Provided Key Evidence in Case -

Maryland Man Pleads Guilty to Traveling Into the District of Columbia to Engage in Illicit Sexual Conduct With a Minor and Possession of Child Pornography

District Man Sentenced to 27 Years in Prison For Slaying of Northeast Washington Deli Owner -DNA Linked the Defendant to the Crime Scene -

District Man Pleads Guilty to Sexually Abusing Stepdaughter, Violating Court Orders, and Assaulting Police Officer With a Knife -Defendant Sexually Abused Victim at Family's Home -

June 20, 2013

District Man Found Guilty of 2010 Murder of His Mother And Assault on His Younger Brother -Jury Rejects Defendant's Insanity Defense -

Former Background Investigator for Federal Government Pleads Guilty to Making a False Statement

Businessman Pleads Guilty to Violating Campaign Finance Law, Admits Disguising Source of More Than $150,000 in Contributions Activities Took Place Over Nine-Year Period, Involved Federal and Local Campaigns

June 18, 2013

Maryland Man Sentenced to Six-Year Prison Term For Assaulting a Man in Christmas Eve Attack Near Metro Station -Charges Included the Wearing of a Mask While Committing a Crime -

June 17, 2013

Former Business Manager Sentenced to 18-Month Prison Term For Stealing More Than $730,000 From D.C. Law Firm -Defendant Issued Unauthorized Checks, Paid Himself Excessive Salary -

June 14, 2013

District Man Sentenced to 11-Year Prison Term For Sexual Assault of Teenage Relative -Victim Came Forward Despite Defendant's Warning Against Speaking Up -

Former Corrections Officer Pleads Guilty to Bribery Charge -Admits Taking Money in Return For Smuggling Drugs Into D.C. Jail -

District Man Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter Charge In Northeast Washington Shooting -Defendant Shot Victim During Argument in Edgewood Terrace Area -

District Man Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison For Stealing Car From 87-Year-Old Woman and Related Charge -Defendant Posed as Government Employee, Sold Victim's Car for Scrap Metal -

District Men Sentenced to 60-Year Prison Terms For First-Degree Murder While Armed And Other Charges in 2008 Shooting in Southeast Washington -Early-Morning Gunfire Killed a Woman, Wounded a Man -

District Man Sentenced to 40 Years in Prison For First-Degree Murder While Armed and Other Charges -Attack Took Place in Southeast Washington on Halloween Night 2009 -

June 13, 2013

Virginia Man Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography Charges

U.S. Attorney Machen to Host Youth Summit on June 27 At Friendship Collegiate Academy in Northeast Washington -Third Annual Event Aimed at Breaking the Silence on Youth Violence -Free Program Includes Musical Performances, Workshops, Information -

June 12, 2013

District Man Pleads Guilty to Murder In 2011 Slaying in Southeast Washington -Victim's Father Pleads Guilty to Tampering With Evidence at the Scene -

District Man Found Guilty of Murder and Other Charges In 2011 Slaying of Stepson-Shooting Followed Argument in Family Home-

District Man Sentenced to Two-Year Prison Term For 2012 Robbery at Deanwood Metro Station -Defendant Also Sentenced to Nine Months in Prison in Case Involving Stolen Car-

June 11, 2013

District Man Sentenced to More Than Nine Years in Prison For 2012 Bank Robbery in Northeast Washington -Defendant Arrested Shortly After the Crime -

Maryland Man Sentenced to 46 Months in Prison For Possession of Child Pornography

June 10, 2013

Former Council Member Michael A. Brown Pleads Guilty To Accepting $55,000 in Bribes -Also Admits Taking Part in Separate Scheme Involving Campaign Contributions -

District Man Pleads Guilty to Sexually Assaulting Two Women -Separate Incidents Took Place Within a Three-Week Period This Year-

Former Accounting Employee Pleads Guilty To Stealing More Than $75,000 From Charter School -Temporary Worker Issued and Cashed Checks to Fictitious Vendors -

District Man Sentenced to 36 Years in Prison For Charges in 2010 Shooting -Defendant Opened Fire on Victims During Robbery of Marijuana-

June 7, 2013

District Man Pleads Guilty to Murder in Shooting of 18-Year-Old Girl in Northwest Washington Defendant and Victim Met Through a Social Media Website; Victim Killed for iPhone and iPod

June 5, 2013

Maryland Man Sentenced to 4 1/2-Year Prison Term For Series of Home Break-ins -Admitted Entering Three Northwest Washington Homes Within a Month -

June 4, 2013

U.S. Foreign Service Officer Charged With Conspiracy To Defraud the United States and to Commit Bribery and Visa Fraud -Scheme Allegedly Yielded Millions of Dollars in Bribes -

June 3, 2013

District Man Found Guilty of Second-Degree Murder While Armed In 2011 Slaying in Northwest Washington -Victim, 19, Was Shot Four Times in an Attempted Robbery -

U.S. Attorney's Office to Sponsor Two-Day Conference Highlighting Needs of Children Exposed to Violence -More Than 250 Professionals Expected for Training and Discussion

Virginia Contractor Sentenced to 26 Months in Prison For Cheating Elderly Woman Out of More Than $170,000 -Victim, 93, Suffers from Memory Issues -

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