(FRESNO, Calif.) — Adam
Christopher Vega, 30, of Bakersfield, was arrested late Friday in Bakersfield
after being charged in a seven-count federal indictment alleging that he and
four co-conspirators trafficked in methamphetamine and marijuana, Drug
Enforcement Administration Special Agent in Charge Jay Fitzpatrick and United
States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced.
United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley joins other federal law enforcement agencies to raise awareness about a growing problem of identity theft as it relates to tax refund fraud. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has named this week “Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week.
15 for offenses related to their involvement in sex trafficking adult victims to New Orleans as charged in a five-count indictment dated Dec. 20, 2013, and unsealed last week by Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance of the U.S.
According to the statute, the committee is comprised of 21 members, including the secretary of the Department of Health and Hospitals, the director of the Medicaid program in the Department of Health and Hospitals, the president of the Senate, the speaker of the House of Representatives or their designees.
United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced last week that Anthony Larance Williams, 36, of Many, La., was sentenced Jan. 8, by U.S. District Judge Maurice S. Hicks Jr. to 42 months in federal prison and three years of supervised release for possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine.