Archives: ‘Courts & Crime’

Saenz Castro Sentenced To 45 Years In Prison For Beverley Park Homicide

December 21st, 2017 | [From: Courts & Crime, Top Stories]

On Dec. 21, Alvaro Enrique Saenz Castro, a 23-year old City resident, was sentenced to serve 60 years in the penitentiary with 15 years of that sentence suspended for the murder of Jose Luis Perez-Ferman. Perez-Ferman was murdered in Beverley Park in the Beverley Hills neighborhood of the City of Alexandria on Nov. 8, 2015,

Former Owner Of Sleep Study Clinics Pleads Guilty To Fraud, Tax Charges

December 21st, 2017 | [From: Courts & Crime, Top Stories]

The former owner of 1st Class Sleep Diagnostic Center and 1st Class Medical, Dannie Ahn, 43, of Centreville, pleaded guilty today to conspiracy to commit health care and wire fraud, and conspiracy to defraud the United States.

Man Sentenced For Attempting To Provide Material Support To ISIS

December 20th, 2017 | [From: Courts & Crime]

A Suffolk man, Lionel Williams, 27, was sentenced today to 20 years in prison for attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization.

Jury Convicts Pastor And Wife Of $2 Million Investment Frauds

December 19th, 2017 | [From: Courts & Crime, Top Stories]

A federal jury convicted an Alexandria pastor and his wife last night for a $2 million fraud scheme that victimized members of their congregation and prospective investors in a Nigerian oil scheme. Terry Wayne Millender, 53, the former senior pastor of Victorious Life Church in Alexandria, and his wife Brenda Millender, 57, operated Micro-Enterprise Management Group, a Virginia company that alleged to help poor people in developing countries.

Police Seek Assistance In Identifying Sexual Assault Suspect

December 19th, 2017 | [From: Courts & Crime, Top Stories]

The Arlington County Police Department has released a composite sketch of a subject seen loitering in a parking garage in the 3000 block of S. Randolph Street in Shirlington approximately two hours prior to the sexual assault on Nov. 2, 2017.

Jury Convicts Former Police Officer Of Attempting To Support ISIS

December 18th, 2017 | [From: Courts & Crime]

A federal jury in Alexandria today convicted a former police officer, Nicholas Young, 38, of Fairfax, of attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization, and obstruction of justice.

Alexandria Man Sentenced For Conspiring To Distribute Opioids

December 15th, 2017 | [From: Courts & Crime]

An Alexandria man, Robert T. Hancasky, III, 32, was sentenced today to 90 months in prison for his participation in a conspiracy to distribute oxycodone and methadone.

Alexandria Man Identified As Murder Suspect; Reward For Information Leading To Arrest

December 12th, 2017 | [From: Courts & Crime, Top Stories]

Fairfax County police detectives have identified a suspect in a homicide that took place on Dec. 1 in the Alexandria area of Fairfax County. Endless Taylor, 24, of Alexandria, is suspected of stabbing and killing 24-year-old Luis Bonilla in the 7100 block of Fairchild Drive.

Alexandria Police Arrest Two New York Residents For Narcotics Violations

December 11th, 2017 | [From: Courts & Crime, Top Stories]

A two-year joint narcotics investigation between the Alexandria Police Department, Alexandria Commonwealth Attorney’s Office and the Virginia Office of the Attorney General has dismantled a heroin trafficking network responsible for trafficking heroin from New York City to the City of Alexandria. As a result of the investigation, over 400g of heroin, 78g of cocaine, a firearm, $32,109 in cash, and two luxury vehicles were seized.   

Presidential Proclamation Fully Implemented Today

December 8th, 2017 | [From: Courts & Crime, Top Stories]

The U.S. Department of State is fully implementing Presidential Proclamation on “Enhancing Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry into the United States by Terrorists or other Public-Safety Threats”, as the Supreme Court’s Dec. 4, 2017 orders permit.