Jeremy Leslie Adams Found Guilty in U.S. Federal Cour
Bill Mercer, United States Attorney for the District of Montana, announced today that on June 24, 2009, in Great Falls, after a 2-day federal district court trial before U.S. District Judge Sam E. Haddon, JEREMY LESLIE ADAMS, a 35-year-old resident of South Dakota, was found guilty of sexual abuse. Sentencing is set for October 15, 2009. He is currently detained.
ADAMS faces possible penalties of life in prison, a $250,000 fine and lifetime supervision.
Assistant U.S. Attorneys Lori Harper Suek and Jessica T. Fehr prosecuted the case for the United States.
The investigation was a cooperative effort between the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Fort Peck Tribes Criminal Investigation Division.