Cannon Ball Man Pleads Guilty to Domestic Assault by a Habitual Offender
BISMARCK - U.S. Attorney Timothy Q. Purdon announced that on August 23, 2012, Isadore Eagle Boy, 38, of Cannon Ball, N.D., pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to a charge of domestic assault by a habitual offender.
On March 29, 2012, Eagle Boy was arrested for assaulting a woman, with whom
he lived, by striking her in the face numerous times. Eagle Boy had previously been
convicted in Standing Rock Tribal Court of two other domestic violence offenses
involving the same woman.
The charge of domestic assault by a habitual offender carries a statutory maximum
penalty of five years in federal prison and a $250,000 fine.
The case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Bureau of
Indian Affairs - Standing Rock Agency, and Standing Rock Tribal Prosecutor's Office,
with the assistance of the Standing Rock Tribal Court.
Sentencing for Eagle Boy has been scheduled for February 19, 2013, in
U.S. District Court in Bismarck, N.D., at 10:00 a.m.
Assistant U.S. Attorney Gary Delorme is prosecuting the case.