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Case Number: 1:19-cr-00397-BLW
Judge: B. Lynn Winmill
Court: United States District Court for the District of Idaho (Ada County)
Plaintiff's Attorney: United States District Attorney’s Office, Boise, Idaho
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Description: Boise, Idaho cyberstalking criminal defense lawyer represented Defendant, Alvin Willie George, age 25, of Cross City, Florida, who was charged with two counts of cyberstalking. George was indicted by a federal grand jury sitting in Boise on December 11, 2019.
According to court records, in December 1999, in Texas, two female children were attacked in a bedroom. During the attack both children had their throats slit. One child survived the attack, but her friend was killed. The perpetrator of these crimes was convicted. Beginning in or around November 2016, and over the next several months, George began sending photos from the 1999 crime scene to the surviving victim and her sisters, all of whom live in Idaho. George did not know the surviving victim or her sisters, rather he researched the 1999 murder on the internet and used various Facebook accounts he created to send harassing and intimidating messages to these women, as well as threatening to rape and kill them.
The charge of cyberstalking is punishable by up to five years in prison, a maximum fine of $250,000, and up to three years of supervised release, per count.
This case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Boise Police Department.
Outcome: Defendant pleaded guilty.