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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Nebraska

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, April 18, 2014

Omaha Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Federal Employee

United States Attorney Deborah R. Gilg announced that on April 18, 2014, Senior United States District Court Judge Richard G. Kopf, sentenced Tommy Vasser, age 50, to probation for a term of 2 years under special conditions, following his conviction for Assaulting, Intimidating, or Interfering with a Federal Employee.  Vasser was also ordered to pay a $25 special assessment.  An investigation conducted by the Veterans Affairs Police Department determined that on April 13, 2013, Vasser was at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska, when he assaulted a Veterans Affairs Medical Center nurse.

This case was investigated by the Veterans Affairs Police Department.

Updated January 29, 2015