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Captain of capsized contraband boat in Mission Bay sentenced

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – A man who was at the wheel of a boat that capsized last summer about 7 1/2 miles off Mission Bay was sentenced Monday to more than four years in custody for trafficking people and drugs on board the ship. Henrry Javier Garcia Valle, 38, of …

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Man convicted of piloting capsized drug and human trafficking boat off the coast of San Diego

A man who was at the wheel of a boat that capsized last summer off Mission Beach was sentenced Monday to more than four years in custody for trafficking people and drugs on board the ship. Henrry Javier Garcia Valle, 38, of Sinaloa, Mexico, pleaded guilty in September to a …

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North Carolina man sentenced to jail, ordered to pay over $ 1 million in restitution for contraband tobacco and tax regime – The Coastland Times

A Pink Hill man was sentenced from May 20 to 78 months in prison for conspiring to launder money and filing a false 2014 income statement, after pleading guilty to the charges on October 7, 2020, according to a press release from the Ministry of Justice. , Eastern District of …

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Kavanagh ‘bomber’ faces 20 years in prison for smuggling over £ 45m in drugs into UK

Thomas ‘Bomber’ Kavanagh faces a ton of misery in the UK after a court hearing learned on Friday that he was to be convicted of an incredible 292 kilograms of cocaine and 600 to 800 kilograms of cannabis. According to Crown prosecutors, the ton of Class A and B drugs …

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3 inmates for smuggling whale vomit worth ₹ 7 crore to Gujarat | Latest India News

The police recovered 5.35 kg of ambergris worth about ₹7 crore in the international market. PTI | , Ahmedabad POSTED MAY 23, 2021 3:39 p.m. IST Police arrested three people for allegedly smuggling ambergris, or whale vomit used in the manufacture of cosmetics, valued at around ₹7 crore, police said …

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North Carolina farmer convicted in massive Wilson-based tobacco smuggling ring, federal government says

WILSON, North Carolina (WNCN / AP) – A North Carolina farmer has been sentenced to six and a half years in prison for a smuggling operation that brought tobacco to Canada. The US Department of Justice said in a press release that Phil Caprice Howard, 55, had been convicted of …

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Man pleads guilty to accepting bribes while working at Sebastian County Jail

FORT SMITH – A former Sebastian County Detention Center worker admitted on Thursday that he smuggled contraband items into the jail for money. Joshua Lane Oliver pleaded guilty to one count of bribery of public officials, a felony, at a hearing before Judge PK Holmes III of the U.S. District …

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North Carolina man convicted of contraband tobacco project North Carolina News

A North Carolina farmer was sentenced to six and a half years in prison for a smuggling operation that transported tobacco to Canada, according to the US Department of Justice. A press release said Phil Howard, 55, was convicted of conspiring to commit money laundering and filing a false income …

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Dead off San Diego Coast in Apparent Migrant Smuggling Attempt | New

SAN DIEGO – One person was killed and eight were injured Thursday in an apparent attempt to smuggle migrants off the Tony La Jolla coast of San Diego, authorities said. Rescuers rescued 10 people in what the San Diego Fire Department called “rough waters,” eight of whom were hospitalized. Some …

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Los Angeles businessman convicted of smuggling ecstasy from Europe arrested in Thailand kidnapping case

Thai police said on Thursday they were pursuing more suspects in the kidnapping of a Taiwanese businessman for whom an American entrepreneur with a criminal record and two other men had already been arrested. The case concerns a trade dispute over the purchase of nitrile gloves, essential personal protective equipment …

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