Islam Said Sentenced To 10 Years For Hiding Father Yaser Said To Avoid Arrest In Daughters' MurdersThe Irving brother of two girls murdered by their father has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for helping his father evade capture for more than a decade.
East Texan Sentenced To 8+ Years In Prison For Downloading Child Pornography For 3 YearsA forensic examination of the computer equipment revealed "visual depictions of minors engaged in sexually explicit conduct," the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Texas said.
Denton Man William Adam Jonathan Smith Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Trafficking 17-Year-Old GirlAccording to evidence presented during his trial, Smith, 31, met and befriended the 17-year-old victim in the summer of 2019.
4th South Texan Sentenced To Federal Prison For Role In Human Smuggling OperationThe four men, all from Roma, were arrested after one of the individuals who was being held in the shed in rural Starr County escaped and sought help.
Fort Worth Mother Shawna Bieber Sentenced To 12 Years In Prison For Trying To Suffocate Her BabyBieber was arrested in 2019 after cameras at Cook Children’s Medical Center captured her twice squeezing her 7-month-old daughter so tight that she was deprived of oxygen.
19-Year-Old Texan Joel Schrimsher Sentenced To 2 Years In Federal Prison For Bomb Threat To Federal ReserveJoel Hayden Schrimsher, 19, pleaded guilty on Aug. 24 to conveying false or misleading information through the internet concerning the potential destruction of a federal building.
Texas Man Who Plotted Mass Shooting Sentenced To 2 Years In Federal PrisonWilliam Patrick Williams, 20, was charged via criminal complaint in August 2019 with making a false statement during the purchase of a firearm.
North Texas Child Predator Sentenced To 60 Years In Prison Without ParoleJoel Thomas Dies, 36, sexually abused the victim over the course of four years starting when the child was 5 years old, the Collin County DA's Office said.
Texas Child Catches Predator Sexually Abusing Sibling, Now Jose Delarosa Will Spend 60 Years In PrisonOfficials say one child witnessed their sibling being sexually assaulted by a predator and that young person's bravery in reporting what they saw has resulted in a more than half-century prison sentence for a now convicted Texas man.
North Texas Parolee Who Threatened Officers With Knife Sentenced To 40 Years In PrisonMichael Villasana was on parole for a federal gun charge at the time of the incident and his criminal history included multiple burglary of a habitation convictions.
Texas Man Who Said He Wanted To Rape, Kill And Eat Girl Sentenced To 40 Years In Prison For Child Exploitation CrimesAlexander Nathan Barter pleaded guilty last December to attempted coercion and enticement of a minor and distribution of child pornography.
Texas Man Gets 2-And-A-Half Years In Prison For Stalking Taylor SwiftEric Swarbrick pleaded guilty to stalking and sending threatening letters and emails to pop star Taylor Swift's former record label.
Texas Man Gets 5 Years In Prison For Planting Bombs Outside Starbucks And ChurchJonathan Matthew Torres, 42, pleaded guilty last year to possession of an unregistered destructive device and was later found guilty at trial of use of an explosive to cause property damage.
Texas National Guardsman Gets Prison Time For Using Stolen Government Fuel Credit Cards For Personal UseEmmanuel Alvarado, 35, was sentenced to two years in federal prison and order to repay a $75,000 fine for theft of government money.
McKinney Teen Sentenced To 12 Years In Prison For Firearms Violation In Connection With 16-Year-Old's DeathChristopher Lamarr Sterkes pleaded guilty on June 1, 2020, to possession of a firearm by a drug user and "possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime."