Jury Convicts Alexandria Pastor and Wife of $2M in Investment Fraud
A federal jury convicted an Alexandria pastor and his wife on Monday night for a $2 million fraud scheme that victimized members of their congregation and prospective investors in a Nigerian oil scheme.
Former Virginia Regional Transit CEO Sentenced for Bribery
Mark W. McGregor, 63, of Charles Town, West Virginia, was sentenced today to 18 months in prison for bribery concerning programs receiving federal funds.
Metro Transit Police Officer Arrested for Attempting to Support ISIS
Nicholas Young, 36, of Fairfax, who is employed as a police officer with the Metro Transit Police Department, was arrested today on charges of attempting to provide material support to a designated foreign terrorist organization.
MS-13 Gangsters Convicted of Murders in Alexandria
Six members of the street gang La Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13, were convicted yesterday by a federal jury for their roles in three murders and one attempted murder in Northern Virginia, among other charges.
Former Cable News Commentator Arrested and Charged with Fraud
Wayne Shelby Simmons, 62, of Annapolis, Maryland, a former occasional on-air commentator who appeared on a cable news network, was arrested today after being indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of major fraud against the United States, wire fraud, and making false statements to the government.
Black Hat Bandit Gunman Pleads Guilty to Bank Robbery Charges
Thomas Anthony George, a.k.a. the ‘Black Hat Bandit’, pleaded guilty today to two counts of using a firearm during the commission of armed bank robberies.
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