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A former New York-based financial adviser will spend more than two years in prison after admitting on Wednesday that he took $1.6 million out of three trusts he oversaw, the Manhattan district attorney announced. Brian Keenan, 60, a former adviser at Train, Babcock Advisors LLC, pled guilty in New York Supreme Court to one count of grand larceny for diverting the funds from trusts set up to benefit three relatives of one of his clients. In exchange for his plea, Keenan will receive a sentence of two years and four months to seven years.

DA Vance announced the guilty plea of Brian Keenan, a former financial advisor, for stealing more than $1.6 million from the beneficiaries of three separate trusts that he managed. The defendant pleaded guilty in New York State Supreme Court to the top charge in the indictment against him, Grand Larceny in the First Degree. He is expected to be sentenced on December 21, 2016.

Four Virginia men smuggled guns from their state to New York City, selling 86 firearms at an average of $1,000 each to an undercover detective posing as a firearms dealer, authorities said....Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. and New York City Police Commissioner James O’Neill said the case highlights the need to pass the gun kingpin bill in the State Legislature.

DA Vance and Commissioner O'Neill announced the indictment of Clive Dixon for selling 86 firearms and corresponding ammunition to an undercover NYPD detective posing as a firearms dealer. The indictment also charges three Virginia residents – Emmanuel Dentmond, Antonio Williams, and Teal Holt, Jr. – for knowingly supplying the firearms for illegal sales in New York City. The defendants are all charged in a New York State Supreme Court indictment with Conspiracy in the Fourth Degree, as well as various counts of Criminal Sale of a Firearm in the First, Second, and Third Degrees.

A man who pleaded guilty to two 2004 sexual assaults was sentenced to 25 years in state prison Friday, according to the Manhattan District Attorney's Office. Elmo Rivadeneira, 32, pleaded guilty Nov. 2 to one count each of rape and attempted rape, after a pair of vicious 2004 attacks that started on West 28th Street about a month apart, the DA's office said.