Jeffrey Lavelle, owner of J.L. Manufacturing of Everett, Washington, pleaded guilty Monday in U.S. District Court in St. Louis to mail and wire fraud.
Former Boeing Procurement Officer Deon Anderson, 47, pleaded guilty to multiple counts of mail and wire fraud in connection with a bribery/kickback scheme.
Senators McCaskill and Durbin to be in St. Louis Friday
St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay and County Executive Charlie Dooley joined several dozen regional leaders Tuesday morning to unveil a new strategic plan for the region’s economic developments.
However, neither has authorized the number Boeing says it needs to keep the line open beyond 2016.
The Senate Armed Services Committee begins work on the defense authorization bill, and will decide if 22 St. Louis-made EA-18G Growlers should be added to the defense budget.
Federal prosecutors say William Boozer of Hacienda Heights, California, conspired with a Boeing procurement officer in St. Louis to receive confidential financial information which he used to win government purchasing contracts.
William Boozer pled guilty to wire fraud in connection with a bribery/kickback scheme involving Boeing military aircraft parts during November 2009 through February 2013.
The 100th U.S. Navy Growler aircraft, also known as the EA-18G, rolls off the assembly line today at Boeing in St. Louis.
SpaceX CEO says his rockets could save taxpayers money.