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October 2013

October 30, 2013

Former Defense Department Employee Indicted on Charges In Alleged $2.5 Million Health Care Fraud -Veteran is Accused of Submitting Fraudulent Claims for Medical Expenses -

Two District Men Sentenced to Prison Terms For Robbing Man On D.C.-Maryland Border With 14-Year-Old Accomplices Prince George's County and Metropolitan Police Departments Investigated the Case

October 25, 2013

District Man Pleads Guilty to Sexually Assaulting Woman At Apartment Complex in Northwest Washington -Defendant Was Identified Through Video Surveillance -

District Man Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison For Killing a Man by Setting Him on Fire -Attack Took Place in June 2013 in Southeast Washington -

District Man Sentenced to 10-Year Prison Term For Drug Distribution and Gun Charges -Traffic Stop Led to Defendant's Arrest -

British Man Sentenced to Five Years in Prison For 2009 Hammer Attack on College Campus -Defendant Fled United States For Four Years After Assault -

District Man Sentenced to More Than Four Years in Prison For Stabbing Man at Southeast Washington Apartment Building -Defendant Was on Probation for a Drug Offense -

October 24, 2013

District Man Found Guilty in Stabbing; Attacked Man After Argument Over $20 Debt -Defendant Tells Victim, "Get Me My Money" -

Maryland Man Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder While Armed In 2012 Shooting Death in Southeast Washington -Victim and Defendant Were Close Family Friends -

District Man Convicted of Sexually Assaulting Four Women In Series of Attacks Committed at Knifepoint -Defendant Lured Victims Into His SUV, Then Raped Them -

District Man Sentenced to 40 Years in Prison For 2010 Murder in Southeast Washington -OnStar Technology Helped Police Locate Victim's Car and Evidence -

October 22, 2013

Two Men Found Guilty of Aggravated Assault While Armed For 2012 Shooting in Northwest Washington -Bullets Fired Into a Block Crowded With Adults and Children -

District Woman Found Guilty of Charges In Shooting at Northwest Washington Restaurant -Defendant Shot Victim Once in the Chest -

District Man Pleads Guilty to Tax Fraud Related to Embezzlement of Indonesian Airline -Admits Failure to Report Over $448,000 in Income -

October 21, 2013

District Man Pleads Guilty to Charges In 2012 Killing of His Cousin -Victim Died of Head Injuries Suffered in Attack -

Former Office Manager Pleads Guilty To Embezzling More Than $400,000 From Law Firm -Defendant Handled Payroll and Accounts Payable for Firm -

Ohio Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Charge In June 2013 Incident at White House Complex -Defendant Hoped to Spray-Paint the White House, Crashed Unattended Jeep in Hopes of Diverting Law Enforcement

Ohio Woman Pleads Guilty to Submitting More Than $164,000 Of False Insurance Claims to the U.S. Postal Service -Falsely Claimed that Parcels Were Damaged or Lost in the Mail -

October 18, 2013

District Man Sentenced to 38-Year Prison Term For Conspiracy to Commit Murder and Other Charges For Role in Gun Battles Between Rival Crews -Second Defendant Sentenced Earlier to 12 Years in Prison-

Virginia Man Sentenced to 2 1/2 Years in Prison For Possession of Child Pornography

District Man Sentenced to 24 Years in Prison For 2011 Slaying in Northwest Washington -Defendant Stabbed Victim in the Neck -

Maryland Man Sentenced to More Than 30 Years in Prison For 2010 Killing Inside Downtown Office Building -Defendant Later Disposed of Body in Frederick County, Md. -

Four Assailants Sentenced for Robbery of Three Teenage Victims -Victims Were Forced Into a Wooded Area at Night -

Maryland Man Sentenced to Five Years in Prison For Broad Daylight Kidnapping and Assault -Defendant Abducted Girlfriend After High-Speed Chase -

Executive Director of Non-Profit Sentenced To 2 1/2 Years in Prison For Wire Fraud, Admitted Using More Than $200,000 in Grants for Personal Use -Used Money Meant for Youth Programs for Gambling, Other Personal Expenses -

Former Corrections Officer Sentenced to 37 Months in Prison On Federal Bribery Charge -Admitted Taking Money in Return For Smuggling Drugs Into D.C. Jail -

October 17, 2013

Former Waiter Sentenced to 38-Month Prison Term, Used Stolen Credit Card Information to Buy Artwork and Jewelry -Defendant Also Carried Out Separate Check-Kiting Scheme -

Former Teacher Sentenced to Five Years in Prison For Receipt of Child Pornography -Exchanged Sexually Explicit Images With Student -

District Man Sentenced to 23 Years in Prison For 2012 Murder in Northeast Washington -Defendant Shot Victim in Broad Daylight at a Busy Metro Bus Stop-

Delaware Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison For Traveling Into the District of Columbia To Engage in Illicit Sexual Conduct With a Minor And Possession of Child Pornography

District Man Sentenced to Two Years in Prison For Producing and Selling False Identification Documents- Defendant is Among Seven People to Plead Guilty Following Federal Investigation of Ring in Northwest Washington

October 3, 2013

Alleged Al-Qaeda Member Extradited to U.S. To Face Charges in Terrorism Conspiracy- Defendant and Others Planned Suicide Bomb Attack Against Americans in Europe

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