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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, August 8, 2013

Sentences For August 6 – 8, 2013 Northern Arapaho Men Sentenced For Assault Resulting In Serious Bodily Injury

U.S. Attorney Christopher A. Crofts announced that on August 8, 2013, 20-year old Shawn Antelope, Jr., an enrolled Northern Arapaho Tribal member, was sentenced by United States District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson to 36 months imprisonment, three years of supervised release, and a $100.00 special assessment. Mr. Antelope, Jr. previously pled guilty to the offense of assault resulting in serious bodily injury. This case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

U.S. Attorney Christopher A. Crofts announced that on August 6, 2013, 40-year old Leo Lone Bear III, an enrolled Northern Arapaho Tribal member, was sentenced by United States District Court Judge Scott W. Skavdahl to 168 months imprisonment, a life time period of supervised release, a $400.00 fine, and a $100.00 special assessment. Mr. Lone Bear previously pled guilty to the offense of sexual abuse of a minor. This case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

U.S. Attorney Christopher A. Crofts announced that on August 6, 2013, 23-year-old Bryson Brown, and enrolled Northern Arapaho Tribal member, was sentenced by United States District Court Judge Scott W. Skavdahl to 96 months imprisonment, five years of supervised release, restitution in the amount of $440.87 and a $200.00 special assessment. The charges stemmed from an incident which occurred on February 15, 2013, on the Wind River Indian Reservation. The case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation with assistance from the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and members of the Fremont County Sheriff's Office and the Riverton Police Department.

Updated July 14, 2015