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FBI: Former Defense Contractor Convicted Of Unlawfully Retaining Classified Information

on March 9, 2018 - 12:22pm
FBI News:
HOUSTON, Texas  A 43-year-old man residing in the Sherman area has entered a plea of guilty to one count of unlawfully retaining national defense information, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick and Assistant Attorney General for National Security John C. Demers.
From the early 2000s, Weldon Marshall unlawfully retained classified items while he served in the U.S. Navy and while working for a military contractor.
Marshall served in the U.S.

FBI Seeks Help Locating Missing Navajo Nation Man

on March 9, 2018 - 10:40am
Roger Johnson
FBI News:
The FBI is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing person from Yah-ta-hey, New Mexico, on the Navajo Nation.
Roger Johnson, 69, was last seen Feb. 26, 2018.
Shortly before his disappearance, Johnson is believed to have been in the company of an unidentified individual, whom the FBI would like to contact.
Roger Johnson
This unidentified person is not considered a suspect at this time.
The Isleta Police Department is assisting with the investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to call the FBI at 505.889.1300.

State Warns Salon Owners About Phony Inspectors

on March 9, 2018 - 10:33am
New Mexico Regulation and Licensing Department News:

ALBUQUERQUE – The Regulation and Licensing Department is warning New Mexico salon owners to be on the lookout for imposters posing as state inspectors and asking for payment of hundreds of dollars to supposedly avoid closure.
Scam artists are calling local nail salons and demanding payment of as much as $1,200 while threatening the owners with court action and closure of their shop. The scam often includes fraudulent documents, including letters and settlement agreements that look real, and are copied from genuine state documents.

Los Alamos County Settles Sherman Dog Case

on March 9, 2018 - 8:13am
Los Alamos Daily Post

Los Alamos County has reached a settlement agreement with Leslie Sherman in connection with an incident in March 2017 where a small dog was killed by Sherman’s dogs at an Acoma Lane residence in White Rock.

A petition to adjudicate the two dogs as dangerous was filed in September in First Judicial Court by Los Alamos County Attorney Alvin Leaphart.

Sherman was charged in Los Alamos Magistrate Court in April with two counts of keeping an animal known to be vicious and likely to attack human beings.