...U.S. District Court Magistrate Judge Patricia A. Sullivan, charged with mail fraud and aggravated identity theft. Johnston was released on personal recognizance.
A federal criminal complaint is merely an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.
The arrest and arraignment of Johnston is announced by Acting U.S. Attorney Richard B. Myrus and Special Agent in Charge of the FBI Boston Division Joseph R. Bonavolonta.
The case is being prosecuted by assistant U.S. attorneys Lee H. Vilker and Terrence P. Donnelly.
Source: U.S. Attorney's Office District of Rhode Island