Five plead guilty to firearm charges

Release: One sentenced, others enter guilty pleas on federal firearms charges All defendants have prior felony convictions AUGUSTA, GA:  One man has been sentenced to federal prison and four others await sentencing after admitting to…

Augusta woman pleads guilty to CARES Act wire…

Release: Augusta woman sentenced, ordered to pay restitution for CARES Act fraud Defendant fabricated business information to claim losses due to pandemic AUGUSTA, GA:  A woman who admitted to submitting loan applications containing knowingly false…

Former Valdosta State Prison officer pleads guilty to…

Release: Former Georgia Supervisory Correctional Officer Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Offenses for Assaulting Inmates A former supervisory correctional officer at the Valdosta State Prison (VSP) in Valdosta, Georgia, pleaded guilty recently to violating the…

GA woman pleads guilty to a telemedicine kickback…

Release: Georgia woman admits participation in scheme to obtain fraudulent reimbursements for medical equipment and genetic testing Conspiracy was uncovered in nationwide telemedicine fraud investigation SAVANNAH, GA:  A Georgia woman has admitted taking part in…

Georgia woman pleads guilty to a $700K tax…

Release: Tax Preparer Pleads Guilty in False Returns Scheme A Georgia woman pleaded guilty recently to preparing false tax returns for clients. According to court documents, between 2012 and 2017, Candace Roberts worked as a…