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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, August 15, 2013

Sentences For August 14 – 15, 2013

United States Attorney Christopher A. Croft s announced today that on August 14, 2013, Corey James Hill, a 19-year-old enrolled Northern Arapaho man from Ethete, Wyoming, was sentenced by Chief United States District Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal for Assaulting/Resisting a Federal Officer. He received 44 months of imprisonment to be followed by two years of supervised release and a $100.00 special assessment he charge stemmed from a January 31, 2013, incident on the Wind River Indian Reservation where Hill assaulted a Bureau of Indian Affairs Officer with a knife. The case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

United States Attorney Christopher A. Crofts announced today that on August 15, 2013, Jason Lloyd Deal, 28 of Torrington, Wyoming, as sentenced by Chief District Court Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal for Possession of Obscene Material. He received 4 years of imprisonment to be followed by three years of supervised elease and is required to pay a $100.00 special assessment. The charge was the result of inappropriate correspondence and sexually explicit pictures of a 16 year old out-of-state female obtained by Deal on his computer. This case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

United States Attorney Christopher A. Crofts announced today that on August 14, 2013, Brenda Murray, 52, of Evanston, Wyoming, was sentenced by Chief District Court Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal for Health Care Fraud. Murray was sentenced to five months of home confinement, two years of probation and ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $56,496.15. Murray admitted to fraudulently billing Medicaid or health care services provided between January 1, 2009 and May 26, 2011. This case was investigated by the State of Wyoming Medicaid Fraud Unit.

Updated July 14, 2015