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'Sweetheart Swindler' gets more than 5 years in prison

A 62-year-old man charged with bilking an older woman out of more than $270,000 – earning him the nickname the “Sweetheart Swindler” – was sentenced to five years and eight months in prison. 248 more words

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Man Beat 2 Cats With Golf Club For Scratching Him

ERIE, Pa. (AP) – A northwestern Pennsylvania man fatally beat his two cats with a golf club because he felt “betrayed” after they scratched him. 152 more words

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Warrant issued for man who agreed to plead guilty

MASON CITY, Iowa – A Mason City man facing multiple charges after a dispute with his ex-girlfriend is being sought by authorities.

30-year-old Bryan Paul Servantez was charged with 3rd degree kidnapping, 2nd degree attempted burglary and domestic abuse assault after what law enforcement says was an early morning dispute between Servantez and his ex-girlfriend on May 2.  86 more words

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Former Cop Pleads Guilty For Selling Oxycodone

HUGHESTOWN — A former police office in Luzerne County pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday for selling prescription drugs.

Robert Evans, a former Hughestown police officer, pleaded guilty in federal court in Scranton, admitting that he sold prescription drugs, even dealing them from the borough’s police station. 282 more words

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Guilty Plea from Founder of Boys Choir

MARSHALLS CREEK — A former choir director has pleaded guilty to three counts of child sex crimes.

According to defense attorneys, Bernard Schade, the founder of a Pennsylvania boys choir pleaded guilty to one count of sexual assault and two counts of possession of child pornography. 74 more words

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Ex-Md. Veterans Affairs Official Guilty Of Fraud

BALTIMORE (AP) — A former Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs official has pleaded guilty to fraud for a scheme in which he submitted false documents and collected roughly $1.4 million in veterans’ benefits. 102 more words

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Guilty plea in FBI chat room terrorist sting

MIAMI, Florida (AP) – One of two men charged in an FBI online chat room sting operation has pleaded guilty to terrorism-support charges.

The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Miami said in a news release that 31-year-old Gufran Ahmed Kauser Mohammed pleaded guilty Friday to one count of conspiring to provide material support to terrorists. 73 more words

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