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December 2013

December 31, 2013

Lower Brule Man Sentenced for Possession of a Controlled Substance Analogue
Joshua Brouse

Irene Man Sentenced in Methamphetamine Distribution Conspiracy
Jeremy Eric Zurcher

Mission Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Eugene Featherman

Pierre Man Indicted on Controlled Substance Charges
Juan Howell

Marion Man Sentenced in Methamphetamine Conspiracy Case
Larry Wayne Alver

North Dakota Man Sentenced for Possession of a Firearm by a Prohibited Person
Virgil Running Bear, Jr.

December 20, 2013

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Aggravated Sexual Abuse of a Child
Chad Two Hearts

Wagner Group Indicted for Distribution of Methamphetamine
Jeffrey Louis Irving, Maria Corina Standing Cloud and Brandy Angela Waetermans

Mission Man Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon and Assaulting, Resisting, Opposing, and Impeding a Federal Officer
Mark Antoine

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Assault with a Dangerous Weapon and Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Martin Garreau

Parmelee Woman Sentenced for Failure to Appear
Kamelia No Moccasin, a/k/a Kamelia Shoulders

Iowa Woman Sentenced for Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Dana Hoover, a/k/a Dana Strawn

Oglala Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Woman
Billy Bores a Hole

Dupree Woman Sentenced for Child Abuse and Neglect
Alisa Knight

Yankton Man Sentenced in Methamphetamine Conspiracy
Richard Allen Schaefer

December 19, 2013

Pine Ridge Man Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact with a Minor
Archie Backward

Holabird Woman Charged with Wire Fraud
Frances Smith

McLaughlin Woman Charged with Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Federal Officers
Twyla Crow Ghost

Custer Man Sentenced for Tax Evasion
Dennis Wicks

Mission Woman Sentenced for Wire Fraud
Clarice Brave

December 16, 2013

Illinois Man Sentenced for Criminal Trespass
Steven Nichols

Rosebud Woman Charged with Acquiring Controlled Substances by Fraud and Theft in Connection with Healthcare
Bonnie Melissa Levy

Little Eagle Man Charged with Domestic Assault by a Habitual Offender
Theron Makes Him First

North Dakota Man Charged with Abusive Sexual Contact
Brandon Wutzke

St. Francis Man Charged with Domestic Assault by a Habitual Offender
Fabian McCloskey

Sioux Falls Man Sentenced for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Jeremy Jeunesse, a/k/a Jeremy Chasing Horse, a/k/a Jeremy Trudell

December 13, 2013

Lower Brule Man Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact with a Minor
Robert Stricker

Ft. Pierre Man Sentenced for Bank Fraud
Wyatt Rasmussen

Rapid City Man Sentenced for Escape
Eric Ladeaux

Lower Brule Man Charged with Assault by Strangulation and Suffocation
Shane Coleman

Two Sentenced for Making False Statements
Lynn Barbara Van Laar and Randall Jay Jurgens

Timber Lake Man Sentenced for Passing a Counterfeit $100 Bill
Dennis Tyler Gutierrez, a/k/a "Crow Shoe"

December 10, 2013

Oglala Man Sentenced for First Degree Burglary
Tim Two Bulls

Wanblee Man Pleads Not Guilty to Making False Statements to Obtain Controlled Substances
Robert George Quiver

December 6, 2013

Sioux Falls Man Convicted in Sex Trafficking Case
Mohammed Sharif Alaboudi

Lower Brule Man Charged with Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Federal Officer
Dru Peterson

Fort Thompson Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Stuart Dion

Colorado Man Indicted for Conspiracy to Distribute Marijuana and Distribution of Methamphetamine
Christopher Luke

Man from Mexico Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Marijuana
Reyes Chavez-Rojo

Batesland Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Marijuana
Richard Marshall

Pine Ridge Man Pleads Not Guilty to Theft of Government Property
Michael Twiss

December 4, 2013

Mission Man Charged with Simple Possession of a Controlled Substance
Steven Plank

Pine Ridge Man Sentenced for Assaults
Jon Craig Dillon

Kyle Man Pleads Not Guilty to Assaulting a Federal Officer
Scotty Old Horse

Wanblee Man Charged with Child Abuse
Simon Glenn

November 2013

November 29, 2013

Spearfish Man Sentenced for Mail Fraud and Misbranding of a Drug
John Martin

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Third Degree Burglary and Aiding and Abetting
Brian One Feather

Wanblee Man Indicted for Conspiracy to Distribute Marijuana and Methamphetamine
Dana Provincial

Porcupine Man Pleads Not Guilty to Second Degree Murder
Lawrence Red Shirt

Colorado Man Indicted for Conspiracy to Distribute Marijuana and Distribution of Marijuana
Dustin Reller

Methamphetamine Conspiracy Case Ends in Two Pleading Guilty and Two Convicted at Trial
Austin Jon Dalsted, Jeffrey Harley Strom, Regina Renee Johnson and Robert Raymond Jackson

Fort Thompson Woman Charged with Larceny
Ruby Sazue

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Aadam Tiger

November 27, 2013

Isabel Woman Sentenced for Simple Assault of a Minor
Crystal Lee Reeder, a/k/a Crystal Taylor

Parmelee Man Sentenced for Child Abuse
Joseph Morrisette

Wisconsin Man Charged with Commercial Sex Trafficking
Thomas Alexander Roberts

White River Man Sentenced for Failing to Register as a Sex Offender
Nathan First In Trouble

Allen Man Charged with Burglarizing a Home
George Cortier

November 26, 2013

McLaughlin Woman Sentenced for Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Federal Officer
Rhonda Brown

Eagle Butte Man Charged with Larceny
Torin DeWitt

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Federal Officers
Lawrence Gary

Mission Man Indicted on Assault Charges
Celso Estrada, Jr.

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding a Federal Officer
Anthony One Star

Iowa Man Sentenced in Methamphetamine Case
Dustin William Coates, a/k/a "DC"

Oregon Man Sentenced for Conspiracy and Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Glenn Shea

St. Francis Man Sentenced for Larceny
John Swift

Sioux Falls Man Sentenced in Methamphetamine Conspiracy Case
Steven Michael Schumm

November 22, 2013

McLaughlin Man Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon and Domestic Assault by an Habitual Offender
Lawrence Village Center

Little Eagle Woman Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon and Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Verinda Red Legs

Bullhead Man Indicted on Assault Charges
Alexander Oka

Little Eagle Man Charged with Embezzlement and Theft from an Indian Tribal Organization
Dana Fast Horse

Bullhead Woman Sentenced for Child Abuse
Velnita Hairy Chin

McLaughlin Man Charged with Aggravated Sexual Abuse of a Minor
Robert Arnold Stand

St. Francis Man Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Samuel White Lance

Ft. Thompson Man Sentenced for Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Federal Officer
Patrick Wind, a/k/a Patrick Azure

Wakpala Man Sentenced for Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Federal Officer
Juan Valadez, Jr.

November 21, 2013

Wounded Knee Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Woman with a Bat
Lyle Sutton, Jr.

First Cousins from La Plant Sentenced for Incest
Nicholas Ray White Eagle and Fawn Lynn Scott

Rosebud Man Charged with Possession of Child Pornography
Jeremy Gunhammer

Pine Ridge Woman Pleads Guilty to Larceny
Philana Red Feather, a/k/a Philana Garcia

Rosebud Man Charged with Assault Resulting in Serioux Bodily Injury
Jason Riley

Martin Man Pleads Guilty to Benefits Fraud
Walter York

Parmelee Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Federal Officer
William Rahn

Fort Thompson Man Sentenced for Felon in Possession of Firearm
Bryant Ross

Eagle Butte Woman Sentenced for Possession of a Controlled Substance
Nicole Condon, a/k/a Nicole Garreau

St. Francis Man Charged with Assaulting a Federal Officer
Cyrus Black Spotted Horse

La Plant Couple Charged with Involuntary Manslaugher, Child Abuse and False Statement
Rochelle Breckbill, a/k/a Rochelle LeBeau and Henry Chase Alone

Pierre Man Charged with Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Edwin Clayton Cook, Jr.

November 19, 2013

Pine Ridge Man Guilty of Two Assaults
Lee Larney, a/k/a "Southern Wind"

Murdo Man Sentenced for Possession of a Firearm by a Prohibited Person
Shaun Sporrer

Chamberlain Man Charged with Access Device Fraud and Larceny
Warren LaRoche

Man from Mexico Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine
Lorenzo Camacho Tarango, a/k/a "Lencho", a/k/a "Lecho"

Texas Man Sentenced for Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Ricardo Avila

November 18, 2013

Rapid City Woman Pleads Guilty to Concealing a Fugitive
Tina Marie Ladeaux, a/k/a Tina M. Cooper, a/k/a Tina Cooperboyd

Lower Brule Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Federal Officer
Cole Brouse

Lower Brule Woman Sentenced for Assault
Monica Quilt

St. Francis Man Charged with Abusive Sexual Contact
Vernon Verdell Blackhorse

Eagle Butte Man Charged with Assaulting Federal Officers and Firearm Offenses
Jason Todd Garreau

Watertown Man Charged with Unlawful Taking of Migratory Birds and Lacey Act Violations
Roger Meyer

Wanblee Woman Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine
Shy Bettelyoun

Kyle Woman Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Marijuana
Stephanie Standing Soldier

Eagle Butte Woman Sentenced for Accessory After the Fact
Alex White Eyes

Gregory Man Charged with Second Degree Burglary and Forgery
Roger B. King

Pine Ridge Man Guilty of Assault
Alexander Winter

November 8, 2013

California Woman Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Cheryl K. Ernesti, a/k/a Cheryl K. Houska, a/k/a Cheryl K. Pangan

Rapid City Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine
Damian Antonia Quintana

Box Elder Man Sentenced for Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Joseph McGregor

Pennsylvania Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute and Possess with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Michael Pearlingi

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse
Ricky Eagle Elk

November 6, 2013

Pine Ridge Man Pleads Guilty to Larceny
Michael Alford

Pine Ridge Man Pleads Guilty to Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Michael Tobacco

Four Individuals Indicted for Theft of Tribal Funds
Samone Darla Milk, a/k/a Samone Darla Long Pumpkin; Heather Marie Garcia, a/k/a Heather Marie Brings Plenty; Joe Marquios Garcia and Wayne Wilson Cortier

Porcupine Man Pleads Guilty to Child Abuse
Corey Good Crow

Rosebud Man Charged and Sentenced for Theft of Government Property
Christopher Menard

Rapid City Man Pleads Not Guilty to Child Pornography Charges
Rodney Volker

Timber Lake Woman Sentenced for Misprision of a Felony
Stephanie Vandervier

Timber Lake Man Sentenced for Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding and Simple Assault
Vincent Archambeault

Pierre Woman Sentenced for Theft From an Indian Tribal Organization
Ravae Bowman

Blackfoot Man Sentenced for Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Stewart Bobtail Bear

Sioux Falls Woman Sentenced for Bank Embezzlement
Andrea Schwartz

Aberdeen Man Sentenced for Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Katlin Vine Tiger

Minnesota Woman Sentenced for Failure to Pay Child Support and Failure to Appear
Jessica Lynn Voss

November 5, 2013

Sioux Falls Man Sentenced for Bank Robbery
Nathan Michael Reisetter

October 2013

October 31, 2013

Pine Ridge Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse of a Minor
Derek Black Elk

Alaska Man Pleads Guilty to Attempted Sex Trafficking
Scott Falk

Mission Woman Sentenced for Second Degree Burglary
Monique Flood

Wanblee Man Sentenced for Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Steven James Bull Bear

Mission Man Sentenced for Aggravated Sexual Abuse
Zachary Poorman

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Stanley Blake Morrison

Rapid City Man Pleads Guilty to Attempted Sex Trafficking
Eric Murphy

Pine Ridge Man Guilty of Sexual Contact
Patrick Left Hand Bull

Rapid City Man Indicted on Conspiracy to Distribute Controlled Substances
Robert Gallegos

Pierre Woman Sentenced for Theft of Government Funds
Brandis Rose Rose

Dupree Woman Pleads Guilty to Child Abuse and Neglect
Alisa Knight

Rapid City Man Indicted for Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance and Felon in Possession of a Firearm
Clayton Charles High Wolf

Pine Ridge Man Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact and Assaulting a Tribal Officer
Kaleb Mills

Black Hawk Man Indicted for Tampering, Accessory after the Fact, and False Statement
Craig Whitford

Mission Man Sentenced for Assault
Hubert Desersa

Kimball Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Federal Officer and Lacey Act Violation
James Steckley

October 28, 2013

Norris Man Charged with Sexual Abuse of a Minor
Jeremy Eagle Bear

Deadwood Man Pleads to Illegally Possessing a Firearm
Sean Jason Romanjenko

October 25, 2013

Ideal Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender, False Statement and Simple Assault
Loren Running Horse, a/k/a Boe Running Horse

Dupree Man Sentenced for Striking, Beating or Wounding and Simple Assault
Jeryn Big Eagle

Pierre Man Sentenced for Failure to Pay Child Support
Jason Hackett

Mission Man Acquitted of Aggravated Sexual Abuse and Sexual Abuse
Mart Kirkland

Mission Man Charged with Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding, and Simple Assault
Hubert Desersa

Parmelee Woman Charged with Failure to Appear
Kamelia No Moccasin, a/k/a Kamelia Shoulders

Blackfoot Man Sentenced for Simple Assault and Abusive Sexual Contact with a Child
Ta-Sunka-Hinz Thunder Hawk

October 23, 2013

Colorado Man Sentenced for Failure to Pay Child Support
Joe S. Romero

October 22, 2013

Drug Take-Back Day Scheduled for Saturday, October 26

Eagle Butte Man Found Guilty of Attempted Aggravated Sexual Abuse and Abusive Sexual Contact
Ronnie Fire Cloud

Two People from Rapid City Sentenced on Methamphetamine Charges
Danielle Running Shield and Anthony Long Soldier

September 2013

September 27, 2013

OpEd by USA Johnson: Impacts of Sequestration

Wakpala Man Charged with Second Degree Murder and Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Stoney End of Horn

Kyle Man Sentenced for Assault
William Lawrence Montileaux, a/k/a Bill Montileaux

Flandreau Man Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Michael L. VanBeek, Jr.

Michigan Man Sentenced for Illegally Transporting Elk
Jerry P. Londo

Arizona Man Pleads Not Guilty to 1997 Escape Charge
Steven C. Durant

September 26, 2013

Former South Dakota Guardsman Sentenced for Embezzling Government Property
Dennis Mallow

September 25, 2013

Bullhead Man Pleads Guilty to Two Counts of Domestic Assault by an Habitual Offender
Derek Archambault

McLaughlin Man Pleads Guilty to Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Lehi James Demarrias, Sr.

McLaughlin Man Sentenced for Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Ryan Soft

Fort Thompson Man Sentenced for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Kyle Marks

North Dakota Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of a Firearm by a Prohibited Person
Virgil Running Bear, Jr.

Florida Man Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Jaime L. Warrenburg

Fort Thompson Man Pleads Guilty to Simple Assault and Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding
Michael James Farmer

Eagle Butte Man Charged with Aggravated Sexual Abuse of a Child and Sexual Contact with a Child
Austin Wade Bissonette

Rosebud Man Convicted of Assaulting and Resisting Rosebud Tribal officers
Lawrence Gary

September 24, 2013

White River Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Federal Officer
Anthony Black Wolf

Sioux Falls Man Sentenced for Mail Fraud
Steven Isaacson

September 23, 2013

Wagner Man Sentenced to 210 Months for Second Degree Murder and Assault with Intent to Commit Murder
Dancing Bull Fischer

Lantry Man Charged with Sexual Contact with a Minor
Robert Smith

Isabel Woman Pleads Guilty to Simple Assault of a Minor
Crystal Reeder, a/k/a Crystal Taylor

Mobridge Man Charged with Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Francis DuBray

September 20, 2013

Lead Man Sentenced for Unlawfully Structuring Financial Transactions
David Olmsted, a/k/a Dale Cooper Jr.

Oregon Woman and Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Marijuana
Jesse Parker and Justin Jones

September 18, 2013

St. Francis Man Sentenced on Assault Charge
Orson Black Spotted Horse

White River Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Nathan First In Trouble

White River Man Pleads Guilty to Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Theodore Larvie

Wounded Knee Man Sentenced for Sexual Contact
Wayne Simon Yellow Shield

Pine Ridge Man Indicted on Assault Charges
Lee Larney, a/k/a "Southern Wind"

Eagle Butte Woman Convicted of Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding
Wicahpi Collins Holy, a/k/a Star Collins

Lower Brule Man Pleads Guilty to Abusive Sexual Contact with a Minor
Robert Stricker

September 17, 2013

Parmelee Man Pleads Guilty to Child Abuse
Joseph Morrisette

Wanblee Man Sentenced to 51 Months for Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine
Angel Provincial

Three Wanblee Men Indicted for Assaulting Two Other Men
Robert Quiver Jr., Levi Quiver and Vern Long Standing Soldier

Martin Man Sentenced for Distribution of Morphine
Alex Lee Salway

Hermosa Woman Sentenced for Misprision of a Felony
Doreen Amiotte

September 16, 2013

Parmelee Man Found Guilty of Five Counts of Child Related Sexual Abuse and Sexual Contact Charges
Randy Never Misses A Shot

September 13, 2013

Pine Ridge Woman Sentenced for Assaulting a Tribal Officer
Pamela Belt

Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Third Degree Burglary
Brian One Feather

Eagle Butte Woman Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter
Debra Charging Cloud

Pine Ridge Man Charged with Assault
Michael Tobacco

Agency Village Man Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter
John Henry Sargeant

September 12, 2013

Mobridge Man Sentenced for Escape from Custody
Gaylen Paul Sampson, a/k/a Thurman Paul Sampson

Little Eagle Man Sentenced for Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Ira Weasel

Mitchell Man Sentenced for Assault
Vincent Michael Horned Eagle

Federal Prison Inmate Sentenced for Assault
Delbert Lee Clay

North Dakota Man Pleads Guilty to False Statement
Joshua James Martin

Eagle Butte Man Charged with Second Degree Murder
Jared Slader

Pierre Man Sentenced for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Adrian Wells

North Dakota Woman Sentenced for Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
April Pretends Eagle

Fort Thompson Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Kyle Marks

Colorado Woman Charged with Failure to Pay Child Support
Dawn K. Rolla

September 11, 2013

Rapid City Man Sentenced for Distributing Child Pornography
Gary Scott Whiting

California Man Sentenced on Use of Interstate Facilities to Transmit Information about a Minor
Thomas Tatar

Mission Woman Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud
Clarice Brave

McLaughlin Woman Charged with Larceny
Rhea Archambault

Little Eagle Man Sentenced for Child Abuse
Tyson J. Keepseagle

Minnesota Man Sentenced for Failure to Pay Child Support
Kenneth B. Kleppen

McLaughlin Man Sentenced for Assault with Intent to Commit Murder
Ross Dean Farrell

September 10, 2013

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact
Sonny Gray Grass

St. Francis Man Sentenced for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Koty Arcoren

Sioux Falls Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Jeremy Jeunesse, a/k/a Jeremy Chasing Horse, a/k/a Jeremy Trudell

Pine Ridge Woman Pleads Guilty to Drug Conspiracy Charge
Tricia Lee Pond

September 9, 2013

Rosebud Woman Sentenced for Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding and Simple Assault
Myra Ree, a/k/a Myra Iron Shell

St. Francis Man Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon and Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Westlee Ford

White River Man Charged with Seven Counts of Aggravated Sexual Abuse of a Child, Abusive Sexual Contact, and Sexual Abuse of a Minor
Shannon White Buffalo

Eagle Butte Woman Charged with Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Nicole Condon, a/k/a Nicole Garreau

Rosebud Man Charged with Assaulting and Resisting a Federal Officer
Lawrence Gary

September 6, 2013

Rapid City Man Sentenced for Making False Statements
Ray Douglas Red Leaf

Lower Brule Man Charged with Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Federal Officer
Cody Crazy Bull

Lower Brule Man Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Colin Colombe

September 5, 2013

Adams Thermal Systems to Pay $1.33 Million to Resolve OSHA Citations, Criminal Penalties in 2011 Death of Worker at South Dakota Plant
Adams Thermal Systems Inc.

Lower Brule Woman Pleads Guilty to Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding
Monica Quilt

September 4, 2013

Man from Mexico Sentenced for Illegal Reentry after Deportation
Jesus Ochoa Aguirre, a/k/a Felipe Cabrera Aguirre

Three People Found Guilty of Drug Conspiracy Charges
Theresa Vocu, Zeno Little and Wesley Yellow Horse Sr.

St. Francis Man Charged with Eight Counts of Sexual Abuse and Sexual Contact
Vernon Blackhorse

Little Eagle Man Charged with Domestic Assault by an Habitual Offender and Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Chat Moses Bobtail Bear Sr., a/k/a Chate Bobtail Bear Sr.

Norris Man Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon and Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Chauncy Crow Dog

Norris Man Charged with Sexual Abuse of a Minor
Jeremy Eagle Bear

Oglala Woman Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter
Valerie Good Voice Flute

Timber Lake Man Pleads Guilty to Misprision of a Felony
Nicholas Guttierrez, a/k/a Nicholas Gutierrez

Fort Thompson Man Pleads Guilty to Felon in Possession of Firearm
Bryant "Spud" Ross

Parmelee Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting a Federal Officer
William Rahn

Chamberlain Man Charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance and Drug User in Possession of Firearm
Rodney Hickey

Iowa Woman Pleads Guilty to Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Dana Hoover, a/k/a Dana Strawn

Rapid City Man Charged with Aggravated Sexual Abuse of a Child and Abusive Sexual Contact with a Child
Daniel Briggs

Bullhead Woman Charged with Assaulting a Federal Officer
Darla Yellow Earrings

Manderson Man Sentenced for Assault
Frank William Holy Rock

Mission Man Indicted on Assault Charges
Hubert Desersa

Pine Ridge Woman Sentenced for Theft
Doreen Two Bulls, a/k/a Doreen Brown, a/k/a Dee Dee Brown

Parmelee Man Charged with Child Abuse
Joseph Morrisette

McLaughlin Man Charged with Kidnapping, Assault with Intent to Commit Any Felony, and Domestic Assault by an Habitual Offender
Lemar Chasing Hawk

September 3, 2013

Two Mission Women Sentenced for Burglary
Tara Makes Room For Them and Victoria Brown

Fort Thompson Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Federal Officer
Patrick Wind, a/k/a Patrick Azure

Florida Man Pleads Guilty to Controlled Substance Charges
Michael Pearlingi

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Phillip LaBatte

Sioux Falls Man Sentenced for Failure to Pay Child Support
Jacob H. Lehnherr

Eagle Butte Man Found Guilty of Sexual Abuse of a Child
Chad Two Hearts

August 2013

August 30, 2013

Custer Man Pleads Guilty to Tax Evasion
Dennis Wicks

Fort Thompson Man Sentenced for Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Myron Touche, Sr.

August 29, 2013

Timber Lake Man Charged with Domestic Assault by an Habitual Offender
Francisco Hernandez, Jr

Timber Lake Man Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon and Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Vincent Archambeault, a/k/a Vincent Archambault

Dupree Man Charged with Aggravated Sexual Abuse of a Child and Sexual Contact with a Child
James "Pard" Pesicka

Timber Lake Man Charged with Passing Counterfeit $100 Bills
Dennis Tyler Gutierrez, a/k/a Crow Shoe

Rosebud Man Charged with Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Anthony Hero

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Possession and Sale of Stolen Firearm and Tampering with a Witness
Jody Albert Hunt

August 28, 2013

North Dakota Man Sentenced for Transportation of Child Pornography
Quentin Edward Doerr

Manderson Man Pleads Not Guilty to Murder
Leonard David Yankton, a/k/a Lenny Yankton

Wakpala Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting a Federal Officer
Juan A. Valadez, Jr.

Wakpala Woman Sentenced on Assault Charge
Adrienne Kills Small

St. Francis Woman Sentenced for Assault
Racine Whirlwind Soldier

Parmelee Man Sentenced for Involuntary Manslaughter
Nathaniel Red Bird

August 26, 2013

Sioux Falls Man Sentenced for Sex Trafficking
Tajahn Clinton

Box Elder Man Indicted for Using Computer to Engage in Criminal Sexual Contact
Craig Joshua Weires

Aberdeen Man Charged with False Crop Insurance Claims
Nickolas Berbos, a/k/a Nikolas Berbos

August 23, 2013

Rosebud Woman Charged with Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding and Simple Assault
Myra Ree, a/k/a Myra Iron Shell

Lower Brule Man Charged with Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Federal Officer
Malcolm Andrews

August 22, 2013

Sioux Falls Man Charged with Distribution and Receipt of Material Involving the Sexual Exploitation of Minors and Possession of Child Pornography
Avugwi Alvarez

Two Rapid City Men Sentenced for Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana
Cayleb Louis Young and Kenneth Morales-Scott Jr.

Box Elder Man Pleads Guilty to Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Joseph McGregor

Lower Brule Man Pleads Guilty to Abusive Sexual Contact of a Minor
Richard Johnson

Two Men Indicted on Counterfeiting Charges
Charles Earl Davis, a/k/a "Feno" and Travis Cornelius Maberry, a/k/a "Cozo"

Alabama Man Charged with Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Impersonating a Federal Officer, and Interstate Stalking
Michael Thetford

Former Citibank Employee Faces Federal Charges
Terri Jo Huber

August 21, 2013

Wounded Knee Woman Pleads to Escape from Custody
Anna Mae Rowland

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Between 50 and 100 Kilograms of Marijuana
Alfred Eagle Deer Jr., a/k/a Alfred Eagle Deer

Wyoming Man Indicted for Failing to Register as a Sex Offender
Edward Dailey, a/k/a Edward Olmstead

Oglala Man Pleads Guilty to Destruction of Government Property
Eldon Ray Tobacco

August 20, 2013

California Man Charged with Sex Trafficking
Joe Charles Becker, a/k/a "Moses"

Timber Lake Woman Convicted of Misprision of a Felony
Stephanie Vandervier

North Dakota Man Pleads Guilty to Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Ricardo Avila

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact
Laun Leroy McCloskey

August 19, 2013

Six Men Sentenced for Unlawful Taking of Migratory Birds and Lacey Act Violations
Jaron Anderson, Aaron Eich, Christopher Paclik, Austin Lueck, Scott Nenaber, Ben Burgess

White River Woman Convicted of Conspiracy to Distribute Marijuana
JoAnn White Buffalo

Pierre Woman Convicted of Theft of Government Funds
Brandis Rose Rose

Mobridge Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Troy Justin Plenty Chief

Rapid City Man Sentenced for Illegally Possessing Firearm
Daniel Thomas

August 16, 2013

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Terry Flying By

Rapid City Man Sentenced for Not Updating Sexual Offender Registration
Seth Peter Between Lodges

Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Controlled Substance Charge
Aadam Tiger

Harrold Man Pleads Guilty and is Sentenced for Simple Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding
Thomas Morgan

McLaughlin Man Sentenced for Lacey Act Violations
Jeffrey Volk

Iowa and California Men Sentenced for Kidnapping, Firearm Offenses and Controlled Substance Charges
Marco Uribe and Jose "Ivan" Garcia

Sioux Falls Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
David Flute III

First Cousins from La Plant Convicted of Incest
Nicholas Ray White Eagle and Fawn Lynn Scott

August 15, 2013

Sturgis Man and Woman Indicted for Fraud
Scott Kaubisch and Shiela Kaubisch, a/k/a Maria Shiela Santos Kaubisch

Nebraska Man Sentenced on Assault Charge
Lawrence Bassette

Timber Lake Woman Charged with Wire Fraud
Crystal Dawn Lind

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Man in a Bar
Bevan Ray Bordeaux

Murdo Man Convicted of Possession of Firearm by a Prohibited Person
Shaun Sporrer

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Simple Assault
John Maynard

Bullhead Man Sentenced for Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Morgan Bagola

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Marijuana and Possession of Methamphetamine
Phillip Stands

Rosebud Man Charged with Sexual Abuse
Ricky Eagle Elk

August 13, 2013

Sex Trafficking Sting Nets Nine Arrests
Jerry Golliher, Eric Murphy, John Miller, Michael Fox Jr., Scott Falk, Timothy Gravens, Miguel Aguilar, James Larive Jr. and Curtis Austin

California Man and Woman Charged with Discharge of a Pollutant from a Point Source
Sean Clark and Devorah Lopez

Kyle Man Indicted for Assaulting an Officer
Richard Red Owl

August 8, 2013

Martin Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse
Edwin Johnson

Dupree Man Sentenced for First Degree Burglary and Simple Assault
William Vandervier

Eagle Butte Man Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon and Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Joseph Anthony Little Star

Rapid City Woman Charged with Child Abuse
Crystal Reeder, a/k/a Crystal Taylor

August 7, 2013

Porcupine Woman Indicted and Arraigned on Four Counts of Sexual Abuse of a Minor
Ardis Good Shot

McLaughlin Woman Charged with Larceny
Tabitha Good House

Mission Man Charged and Sentenced for Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding
Frank Swalley, Jr.

Parmalee Man Charged with Failure to Register
Richard Wolf Guts

Aberdeen Man Pleads Guilty to Assault with a Dangerous Weap0n
Katlin Vine Tiger

Eagle Butte Man Convicted of Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Stanley Morrison

Rosebud Man Charged with Abusive Sexual Contact
Kameron Jackson

Colorado Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Pay Child Support
Joe S. Romero

North Dakota Man Charged with Aggravated Sexual Abuse of a Minor and Abusive Sexual Contact of a Minor
Cecil White Bull

Blackfoot Man Pleads Guilty to Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Stewart Bobtail Bear

Bullhead Man Indicted on Sexual Abuse and Sexual Contact Charges
Landon Iron Thunder

White River Man Charged with First Degree Burglary and Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Albert Kelly

Parmalee Man Charged with Sexual Contact
Patrick Left Hand Bull

Fort Thompson Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Patrick Scott Pomani

Oglala Woman Guilty of Involuntary Manslaughter
Elizabeth Red Star-Benson

August 6, 2013

Minnesota Man Sentenced for Burglary
Raymond Jackson

McLaughlin Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Federal Officer
Verle Janis, a/k/a Verl Janis

White Eagle Man Sentenced for Domestic Assault by an Habitual Offender
Ace Makes Him First

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Sexually Assaulting a Person Incapable of Consenting
Frank Hill

St. Francis Woman Sentenced for Making False Statements to a Federal Agency
Candice Waln

Lower Brule Man Sentenced for Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Irvin Yazzie

Pine Ridge Man Pleads Guilty to Domestic Assaults
Jon Craig Dillon, a/k/a JC Dillon, a/k/a Jon Craig Goings

August 5, 2013

Mitchell Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse
Terace Castaway

Attorney General Eric Holder Recognizes South Dakota Prosecutor for Outstanding Performance in Indian Country
Gregg Peterman

August 2, 2013

Waubay Man Found Guilty of Murdering Daughter
Mario Contreras

Rapid City Woman Guilty of Drug Conspiracy
Diana Bald Eagle

Bullhead Man Charged with Domestic Assault by an Habitual Offender
Derek Archambault

July 2013

July 31, 2013

McLaughlin Woman Charged with Assaulting a Federal Officer
Rhonda Brown

McLaughlin Man Charged with Burglary and Assault
Lehi James Demarrias

Eagle Butte Man Charged with Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding
John Maynard

Mobridge Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Brandon James Noisy Hawk

McLaughlin Man Charged with Assault
Arnold Schott

July 26, 2013

Box Elder Man Indicted for Burglary at Ellsworth Air Force Base
Corey Roney

White River Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Nathan First In Trouble

White River Man Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon and Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Theodore Larvie

Cherry Creek Man Sentenced for Sexually Assaulting a Female Minor
Scott Ray Marrowbone

Rosebud Man Charged with First Degree Burglary and Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Christian Kelly

Rapid City Man Indicted on Drug Charge
Dustin Hart

July 25, 2013

Guilty Plea in Simple Assault Case
Ta-Sunka-Hinz Thunder Hawk

Blackfoot Man Pleads Guilty to Abusive Sexual Contact with a Child
Ta-Sunka-Hinz Thunder Hawk

Rapid City Man Guilty of Possessing Stolen Gun
Sheldon LaPointe

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Third Degree Burglary
Jake Morrison

Man Indicted for Failing to Register as a Sex Offender
Robert Charles Black Cloud

July 24, 2013

Two Sentenced for Distribution of a Controlled Stubstance and Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Lena Flying By and Earl Grindstone

St. Francis Man Charged with Larceny
John Swift

Rosebud Woman Sentenced for Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana
Patricia Pacheco

Kyle Woman Sentenced for Possessing Vodka on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation
Donna Janis

Parmelee Man Charged with Aggravated Sexual Abuse
Daryl Plumman

July 23, 2013

Florida Man Sentenced for Selling Counterfeit Goods
Nir Giist

Fort Thompson Man Charged with Felon in Possession of Firearm
Bryant James Ross

Oglala Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting a Woman
Billy Bores a Hole

California Man Charged with Sexual Exploitation of a Child and Distribution of Material Involving the Sexual Exploitation of Minors
Neal LaPointe

Rapid City Man Guilty of Illegally Possessing a Firearm
Shawn Muldoon

July 19, 2013

Yankton Man Indicted in Methamphetamine Conspiracy
Richard Allen Schaefer

Fort Thompson Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Kyle Marks

Pine Ridge Couple Sentenced for Involuntary Manslaughter
Whitnee Eagle and Abraham Silas Red Cloud

Florida Man Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Chadwick T. Chapman

Oglala Man Sentenced for Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Tristan Yellow Horse

Texas Man Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Dylan L. Warner

Florida Man Charged with Attempted Enticement of a Minor Using the Internet and Attempted Sexual Enticement of a Child
Seth Stone

July 18, 2013

California Man Pleads Not Guilty to Child Support Charge
Richard A. Wade

Two from Waubay Area Indicted on Assault and Robbery Charges
Beverly A. Gill and Tyler G. Sullivan

July 17, 2013

Canistota Woman Charged with Making and Subscribing False Tax Returns
Veronica Fairchild

Minnesota Woman Sentenced for Failure to Pay Child Support
Allison R. Konstanz

Two Men Plead Guilty to Unlawful Taking of Migratory Birds and Lacey Act Violations
Aaron Eich and Chris Paclik

Michigan Man Sentenced for Lacey Act Violation
Robert Klawieter

Sioux Falls Man Pleads Guilty and is Sentenced for Unlawful Taking of Migratory Birds and Lacey Act Violations
Travis Vacek

Madison Man Pleads Guilty to Passing Counterfeit United States Currency
Adrian Daniel Logan

July 16, 2013

Wanblee Man Indicted on 15 Counts of Sexual Abuse and Intimidation
Charles Chipps

St. Francis Man Charged and Sentenced for Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding
Andre DeShazier

Father and Son Charged with Tax Evasion
Theodore John Nelson and Steven A. Nelson

Lower Brule Woman Sentenced for Simple Assault
Deborah Beardsley

Additional Indictments in Operation Black Widow
William Patrick Holmes and Todd Karl Bramer

July 15, 2013

Sioux Falls Man Sentenced to 30 Years for Child Sex Trafficking
Emmanuel William Nyuon

Kentucky Man Sentenced in Extortion Scheme
Justin Howard

Manderson Man Sentenced for Stolen Vehicle Charge
Clayton J. Fire Thunder

Rapid City Man Sentenced for Failing to Register as a Sex Offender
Wilbur Toledo Flute

Kadoka Man Indicted for Burglary, Destruction of Government Property and Theft
Lynn Standing Bear

Rosebud Man Charged and Sentenced for Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding and Simple Assault
Kenneth Black Wolf

July 12, 2013

Mission Woman Charged with Second Degree Burglary
Monique Flood

Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting a Federal Officer
Colton White Feather

Bonesteel Woman Charged with Child Abuse
Maria Janis

Mission Man Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact
Eddie Hummingbird

Little Eagle Woman Sentenced on Assault Charges
Emily Rose Yellow Earrings

Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Sylvan Charles Brown III

St. Francis Man Charged with Abusive Sexual Contact
Alfred Theodore Boneshirt

July 11, 2013

Wounded Knee Man Charged with Sexual Abuse of a Minor
Berdell Christopher Shot

Pukwana Man Sentenced for Simple Assault and Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding
Samuel Antelope

Rosebud Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Dwight Black Spotted Horse

July 10, 2013

McLaughlin Man Pleads Guilty to Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Ryan Soft

Parmelee Man Charged with Assaulting, Resisting, Opposing, and Impeding a Federal Officer
William Rahn

Man from Mexico Pleads Guilty to Illegal Reentry After Deportation
Jesus Ochoa Aguirre, a/k/a Felipe Cabrera Aquirre

Fort Pierre Man Sentenced for Failure to Appear
Brent Flood

White River Woman Sentenced for Simple Assault and Aiding and Abetting
Ashley Vanderwalker

Rapid City Man Sentenced for Escape
Floyd Bullman

July 9, 2013

Cherry Creek Man Sentenced for Assault
Kaleb Earl Hollow Horn

Mission Man Sentenced for Assaulting, Resisting, Opposing, and Impeding a Federal Officer
Jody Brave

Mission Man Sentenced for Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
James Menard

Rosebud Woman Sentenced for Assault Resulting in Substantial Bodily Injury
Toni Good Shield, a/k/a Toni Little Thunder

Rosebud Woman Sentenced for Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding and Simple Assault
Kelcey Andrews

Little Eagle Woman Pleads Guilty to Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Roxanne Spotted Horse

White River Man Charged with Assaulting a Federal Officer
Anthony Black Wolf

July 8, 2013

Rapid City Man Indicted on Firearm Charges
Ryan Umbarger

July 1, 2013

White River Woman Charged and Sentenced for Simple Assault and Aiding and Abetting
Jarashae Vanderwalker

Pine Ridge Man Found Guilty of Firearm Offense
Timothy George Buckman

First Cousins from LaPlant Charged witb Incest
Nicholas White Eagle and Fawn Lynn Scott

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers
Jesse Young

Pierre Woman Charged with Theft from an Indian Tribal Organization
Ravae Bowman

Blackfoot Man Charged with Sexual Abusive Contact with a Child
Ta-Sunka-hinz Thunder Hawk, a/k/a Hinzi Thunder Hawk

June 2013

June 28, 2013

Pine Ridge Woman Sentenced to 168 Months for Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine
Victoria Lee Running Hawk

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Minor
David Roberts, Jr.

St. Francis Man Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Orson Black Spotted Horse

Rosebud Man Charged with False Statement and Theft of Government Property
Christopher Menard

North Dakota Woman Pleads Guilty to Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
April Pretends Eagle

Wounded Knee Man Charged with Sexual Abuse of a Minor
Berdell Shot

Pierre Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Adrian Wells

Pine Ridge Man Charged with Assault
Alexander Winter

June 27 2013

Sioux Falls Man Sentenced for Possesion with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Alexis Salgado

Lower Brule Man Sentenced for Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Federal Officer
Marty LaRoche

Mission Man Sentenced for Larceny
Harvey LaPointe

McLaughlin Man Sentenced on Assault Charges
Benedict Iron Thunder

June 26 2013

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Myron Dubray

Wagner Man Pleads Guilty to Second Degree Murder and Assault with Intent to Commit Murder
Dancing Bull Fischer

June 25 2013

McLaughlin Man Charged with Assault
Brett Charles Roach

McLaughlin Woman Charged with Controlled Substance Violations, Child Abuse and Neglect
Adjoni Jones, a/k/a Adjoni Archambault

Fort Thompson Man Charged with Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding Federal Officers
Patrick B. Wind, a/k/a Patrick Azure

Michigan Man Charged and Sentenced for Lacey Act Violations
Donald Israels

June 24 2013

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Tribal Officer
Jess Raymond Young

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Mitchell Stoneman

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Third Degree Burglary and Aiding and Abetting
Justin Lee Gabriel

Winner Man Sentenced for Firearm Violation
Joshua Felix

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Interstate Transportation of a Stolen Motor Vehicle
Alec Arapahoe

June 21 2013

Pine Ridge Man Guilty of Sexual Contact and Assaulting a Federal Officer
Kaleb Mills

St. Francis Man Charged with Sexual Abuse
Joseph R. Blue Bird

June 20, 2013

Martin Man Found Guilty of Distribution of Morphine
Alex Lee Salway

June 19, 2013

Mission Man Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon and Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Francisco Maldonado

Rosebud Man Charged with Possession of Child Pornography
Jeremy Gunhammer

Brookings Man Pleads Guilty to Unlawful Taking of Migratory Birds
Jaron Anderson

June 18, 2013

Colorado Man Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Joe S. Romero

White River Woman Charged with Simple Assault and Aiding and Abetting
Ashley Vanderwalker

North Dakota Woman Charged with Child Abuse
Marissa Sitting Dog

June 17, 2013

Iowa Man Sentenced for Commercial Sex Trafficking
Ronald Bonestroo

Pine Ridge Woman Sentenced for Making False Statements on Applications
Natalie White Plume, a/k/a Natalie Lame

Pine Ridge Man Guilty of Arson
Emmanuel Lee Warrior, a/k/a Mani Warrior

California Man Charged with Use of Interstate Facilities to Transmit Information About a Minor
Thomas Tatar

Mission Man Charged with Aggravated Sexual Abuse
Zachary Poorman

Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Philip LaBatte

Allen Man Charged with First Degree Murder and Felony Child Abuse and Neglect
Michael Dean Dubray

Eagle Butte Man Charged with Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Sylvan Charles Brown

St. Francis Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Koty Arcoren

Man Indicted for Aggravated Sexual Abuse
Charles Anaya

June 14, 2013

Presho Man Sentenced for Felon and Drug User in Possession of a Firearm
Clint Brown

Presho Man Sentenced for Unlawful Taking of Bald and Golden Eagles and Mirgratory Birds
Jeffery Jessop

Fort Thompson Man Sentenced for Felon in Possession of a Firearm
Samuel Redwater

Mission Man Pleads Guilty to Assault Charge
William Robertson

Mission Woman Pleads Guilty to Second Degree Burglary
Tara Makes Room For Them

Hermosa Woman Pleads Guilty to Misprision of Felony
Doreen Amiotte

Minnesota Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Pay Child Support
Donald J. Lorenzen, a/k/a Donnie J. or Donald L. Lorenzen

Arkansas Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Pay Child Support
Jacob H. Lehnherr

June 12, 2013

Eagle Butte Man Charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Aadam Tiger

North Dakota Man Sentenced for Conversion of Mortgaged Property
Wroper Kosel

Iowa Woman Charged with Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Dana Hoover, a/k/a Dana Strawn

June 11, 2013

Rosebud Woman Charged with Domestic Assault by Habitual Offender and Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Myra Ree

June 10, 2013

Allen Man Pleads Guilty to Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Curtis Dupris

Oglala Woman Sentenced for Possessing a Stolen Firearm
Larena Pipe on Head

Texas Man Charged and Sentenced for Conversion of Public Money, Property or Records
William Linthicum

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Escape from Custody
Justin Lee Gabriel

Manderson Man Sentenced for Manufacturing Methamphetamine
Fred Dale West, Jr.

Minnesota Man Sentenced for Sexual Assault of a Minor
Adam Standing Soldier

Wanblee Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Tyson Red Elk

Mission Man Sentenced for Escape from Custody
Bryce Allan Larvie

Rapid City Man Indicted for Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Jay Paul Gallego

Martin Man Sentenced for Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Ashley Cottier

Pine Ridge Man Found Guilty of Assault
William Clifford

June 7, 2013

Batesland Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Abraham Romero

Rapid City Men Plead Guilty to Controlled Substance Charge
Kenneth Morales-Scott and Cayleb Louis Young

Rosebud Man Charged with Attempted Sexual Abuse of a Minor and Abusive Sexual Contact
Kameron Jackson

Two Men from Kenel Charged with Assault
Conrad C. Little Bear and Lavell M. Little Bear

Man from Mexico Charged with Illegal Reentry after Deportation
Jesus Ochoa Aguirre

Lower Brule Man Charged with Abusive Sexual Contact of a Minor
Robert Stricker

Rapid City Man Indicted for Failing to Register as a Sex Offender
Adam Trejo

Sioux Falls Man Indicted for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Jeremy Jeunesse, a/k/a Jeremy Chasing Horse, a/k/a Jeremy Trudell

White River Man Charged with Assaulting a Federal Officer
Anthony Black Wolf

Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Stolen Firearm Violation and Witness Tampering
Jody Albert Hunt

Porcupine Man Charged with Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Kevin Lance

Harrold Man Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Thomas Morgan

Parmelee Man Pleads Guilty to Involuntary Manslaughter
Nathaniel Red Bird

Porcupine Man Pleads Guilty to Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
William Thunder Hawk

Fort Thompson Man Pleads Guilty to Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Myron Touche, Sr.

Wanblee Man Indicted for Assault
Lionel Between Lodges

June 6, 2013

Mission Woman Sentenced for Theft
Donna Peterson

Rapid City Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Federal Officer
Sidney Lightning Fire

Two from Sioux Falls Charged with Obstruction of Justice and False Statement
Lynn Barbara Van Laar and Randall Ray Jurgens, a/k/a "Jughead"

St. Francis Woman Sentenced for Involuntary Manslaughter
Mary Jo Flammond

Lower Brule Woman Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Deborah Beardsley

Hill City Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine
Francisco Escobar-Tinjero

June 5, 2013

Mission Man Sentenced for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Johnny Lunderman, a/k/a Johnny Iron Horse

White River Man Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact
Francisco White Buffalo

Mission Man Sentenced for Larceny
Eddie Tunstall, III

California Man Sentenced for Failure to Pay Child Support
David V. Jackson

McLaughlin Woman Sentenced on Assault Charge
Cassie Yellow Earrings

June 4, 2013

Eagle Butte Woman Sentenced for Assault
Rae Jean Araujo Cota, a/k/a Rae Jean Slides Off

Rapid City Woman Sentenced on Assault Charge
Raylene C. Chipps

Colorado Man Sentenced for Larceny
Scott Stewart

Rapid City Man Sentenced on Escape Charge
Abraham Yellow Horse

Lower Brule Man Charged with Controlled Substance and Firearm Violations
Caleb Mills

Rapid City Man Guilty of Illegal Reentry after Deportation
Marcos Miranda-Sanchez

Two Pine Ridge Men Indicted for Assaulting Two Men with a Firearm
Irving Provost, Jr. and Lester Waters

Blackfoot Man Indicted for Abusive Sexual Contact
Ta-Sunka-Hinz Thunder Hawk

Texas Man Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Jeremy M. Willms

Oglala Man Indicted for Sexual Abuse, Assault, Child Abuse, Aggravated Incest, and Witness Intimidation
Norman Yellow Hawk

Lower Brule Man Indicted for Controlled Substance Violations
Joshua Brouse

Lower Brule Man Charged with Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding Federal Officers
Cole Brouse

Two Rapid City Men Indicted for Conspiracy to Defraud the United States and Harboring Aliens
Raul D. Munoz amd Rogelio Escalante, Jr.

May 2013

May 31, 2013

South Dakota is a National Leader in Indian Country Work
Department of Justice Report Released

Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Controlled Substance Charge
Terry Flying By

Timber Lake Man Sentenced for Disorderly Conduct
Brent Bielger

St. Francis Man Sentenced for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Patrick Black Spotted Horse

New Mexico Man Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Clarence H. Cadotte

Pine Ridge Woman Indicted for Stealing Cash
Rose Cottier

Two from Mexico Sentenced for Bank Larceny and Illegal Reentry after Deportation
Ismael Espinoza Ortiz, a/k/a Misael Sereseres Ortega and Alejandra Corral Madrid

Rosebud Man Charged with Abusive Sexual Contact
Sonny Gray Grass

Pine Ridge Woman Charged with Second Degree Murder
Cheryl Jealous of Him

North Dakota Man Pleads Guilty to Assault
Andrew Kills Crow

Lower Brule Man Sentenced for Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Federal Officer
Elmer LaRoche

Pine Ridge Man Indicted for Assault
Gordon Pourier

McLaughlin Man Pleads Guilty to Assault with Intent to Commit Murder
Ross Dean Farrell

Wanblee Man Sentenced for Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Distribute
Clifford Wayne Richards

May 30, 2013

Sioux Falls Man Receives Three Life Sentences for Sex Trafficking
Carl Campbell

Lead Man Guilty of Unlawfully Structuring Financial Transactions
David Olmsted, a/k/a Dale Cooper

May 29, 2013

Media Advisory: Press Conference on Human Trafficking

May 28, 2013

Montana Man Sentenced for Felon in Possession of a Firearm
Steven Shane McCann

Rapid City Man Charged with Illegal Reentry after Deportation
Armando Romero-Ramirez

Porcupine Man Pleads Not Guilty to Stealing
David Gay

May 24, 2013

North Dakota Man Charged with Possession of a Firearm by a Prohibited Person
Virgil Running Bear, Jr.

McLaughlin Man Sentenced for Failure to Pay Legal Child Support
Jesse L. Brown Otter

Eagle Butte Man Charged with Assault
Stanley Morrison

Pierre Man Charged with Injurious Articles as Nonmailable
Tom J. Parsons

Lower Brule Woman Charged with Assault
Monica Quilt

Black Hawk Man Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement
Dennis Mallow

Sioux City Man Guilty of Fraud
Darin Moran

Little Eagle Man Pleads Guilty to Assault Charges
Ira Weasel

Little Eagle Man Pleads Guilty to Child Abuse Charges
Tyson J. Keepseagle

Wakpala Woman Pleads Guilty to Assault Charge
Adrienne Kills Small

Dupree Woman Charged with Child Abuse and Neglect
Alisa Knight

McLaughlin Man Pleads Guilty to Assault Charge
Roman Evans Weasel, Sr.

Sioux Falls Man Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud
Terry Stimpert

Eagle Butte Man Indicted for Assault and Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Chad Two Hearts

May 23, 2013

Glenham Man Pleads Guilty to Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Randall Murray

Fort Pierre Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Appear
Brent Flood

St. Francis Man Charged with Aggravated Sexual Abuse and Sexual Contact
Vernon Blackhorse

Rosebud Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Dwight Black Spotted Horse

Dupree Man Arraigned on Assault Charges
Jeryn Big Eagle

North Dakota Man Charged with Distribution of a Controlled Substance, Firearm Offense and Asset Forfeiture
Ricardo Avila

May 22, 2013

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Felon in Possession of a Firearm
Kimo Little Bird

Pierre Man Sentenced for Possession of a Controlled Subtance
Rider Sheard

May 20, 2013

St. Francis Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Koty Arcoren

May 17, 2013

Sioux Falls Man Guilty of Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance Analogue and Money Laundering
Corey Brandon Morrison

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Isiah Mesteth

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact
Robert I. Pomani

Lower Brule Woman Sentenced for Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Federal Officer
Lauren LaRoche

Iowa Man Sentenced for Failure to Pay Child Support
Leroy R. Boster

Edgemont Man Pleads Guilty to Making False Unemployment Claims
Terry M. Beard

Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Abuse
Frank Hill

Oglala Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Abuse
Tim Two Bulls

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Aaron Sharpfish

Dupree Man Pleads Guilty to Burglary and Assault
William Vandervier

Arizona Man Sentenced for Failure to Pay Child Support
Ray Young

Wisconsin Woman Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Estella Melchor

Sioux Falls Man Indicted for Fraud
Randal Kent Hansen

Eagle Butte Man Indicted for Assault
Martin Garreau, a/k/a Damion Yellow Earrings

Parmelee Man Charged with Aggravated Sexual Abuse, Sexual Abuse, Aggravated Incest and Witness Tampering
Ian James Burning Breast

May 16, 2013

Wakpala Man Sentenced for Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Dustin Swimmer

McLaughlin Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Federal Officer
Ronnie White Mountain

McLaughlin Man Sentenced on Manslaughter Charge
Jody Charles Red Bird

May 15, 2013

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Assault
Leon Farlee

Fort Pierre Man Sentenced for Possession of a Controlled Substance
Brent Flood

Cherry Creek Man Sentenced for Assault
Joshua Hale

Dewey County Man Sentenced for Assault
Norman Little Shield, Jr.

Sioux Falls Man Guilty of Sex Trafficking
Tajahn Clinton

May 14, 2013

Pine Ridge Woman Pleads Guilty to Assaulting an Officer
Pamela Belt

Porcupine Man Sentenced for Assault
Quentine Lone Elk

Nebraska Man Indicted for Aggravated Sexual Abuse of Minor
Frank Red Bear

Porcupine Man Sentenced for Stabbing a Man
Lucas J. Tail

May 13, 2013

Rapid City Man Convicted on Assault Charges
Richard Harris Bear Runner

May 10, 2013

McLaughlin Man Pleads Guilty to Lacey Act Violations
Jeffrey Volk

McLaughlin Woman Sentenced on Assault Charges
Thomasine Long Feather

Iowa Man Pleads Guilty to Kidnapping and Firearm Offense
Marco Uribe

Spearfish Man Pleads Guilty to Mail Fraud and Misbranding of a Drug
John Martin

Two Men Sentenced for Assault
Joey White Eagle and Ansel White Eagle Jr.

May 9, 2013

Ten Indicted in Operation Black Widow

Mission Man Charged with Assault
Frank Swalley

May 8, 2013

Eagle Butte Woman Pleads Guilty to Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Lena Flying By

Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Earl Grindstone

Minnesota Man Sentenced for Failure to Pay Child Support
Larry T. Davis

May 7, 2013

Former Rapid City Surgeon Sentenced for Tax Evasion
Edward J.S. Picardi

Rapid City Man Guilty of Distributing Child Pornography
Gary Scott Whiting

Wounded Knee Man Guilty of Assault
Lyle Sutton

St. Francis Man Sentenced for Assaulting, Resisting, Opposing, and Impeding a Federal Officer
Jeffrey Lynn Curry

Mitchell Man Guilty of Sexual Abuse
Terace Castaway

Rosebud Woman Guilty of Assault
Kelcey Andrews

Sturgis Woman Sentenced for Stealing Money from the American Federation of Government Employees Union at the VA in Ft. Meade
Melody Wouden, a/k/a Melody Delong

May 6, 2013

Martin Woman Sentenced for Distribution of Morphine
Tillie DuBray

Martin Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Grover Lee Horned Antelope

Kyle Woman Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Distribute Marijuana
Stephanie Standing Soldier

Wanblee Man Sentenced on Assault Charge
Jeffrey M. Chips, a/k/a Jeffrey M. Chipps

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Possession of a Controlled Substance
Jason Garreau

Mission Man Sentenced on Firearm Conviction
Gary Joe Emery

May 3, 2013

Selby Man Sentenced for Fraudulently Accepting Payments from the Veterans' Administration
Michael Kuehl

May 2, 2013

U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson Issues 2012 Annual Report

Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Third Degree Burglary
Jake Morrison

Mission Woman Guilty of Second Degree Burglary
Victoria Brown

Rapid City Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse
Faron Ben Cheyenne

St. Francis Woman Charged and Sentenced for Simple Assault and Child Abuse
Rita Runs Above

Wessington Springs Man Sentenced for Firearm Offense
Jonathan Tyrrell

St. Francis Man Sentenced for Assault
Darius Two Eagle

Rapid City Man Sentenced for Failing to Update Sexual Offender Registration
Donald Morris Kills Warrior

Lower Brule Man Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact
Douglas LaRoche

Manderson Man Charged with Assault
Chris Janis, a/k/a Israel Janis

Custer Man Charged as Felon in Possession of a Firearm
Brandon Hattaway

Mobridge Man Charged with Escape from Custody
Gaylen Paul Sampson, a/k/a Thurman Paul Sampson

Long Valley Man Charged with Sexual Abuse of a Minor
David Amiotte

Martin Man Guilty of Sexual Abuse of a Minor
Edwin Johnson

May 1, 2013

Wakpala Man Sentenced on Abusive Sexual Contact Charge
Adrian B. Spotted Horse

Owner of Windy Hills Outpost Sentenced for Unlawful Sale of Migratory Waterfowl
Mike Bishop

April 2013

April 30, 2013

McLaughlin Man Sentenced for Firearms Offense
Jess Porras

Lower Brule Man Sentenced for Assault
Leonard Edwards

Bullhead Man Pleads Guilty to Assault
Morgan Bagola

Bullhead Man Sentenced on Domestic Assault Charge
Willard Paul Farrell, III

St. Francis Woman Guilty of Making False Statements to a Federal Agency
Candice Waln

Lower Brule Man Guilty of Assault
Irvin Scott Yazzie

Rosebud Man Guilty of Abusive Sexual Contact
Laun McCloskey

April 29, 2013

McLaughlin Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting a Federal Officer
Verle Janis

Mission Woman Sentenced for Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Dadra Connors

Eagle Butte Man Indicted for Firearm Violations, Larceny and Tampering with a Witness
Jody Albert Hunt

Lower Brule Man Charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Jason Long

Two White River Women Indicted for Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Ashley Vanderwalker, Jarashae Vanderwalker

April 26, 2013

Eagle Butte Man Convicted of Simple Assault of a Minor
David Roberts Jr.

Lower Brule Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Federal Officer
Marty LaRoche

Oklahoma Man Sentenced for Failure to Pay Child Support
Rodney L. Bolin

April 24, 2013

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Disorderly Conduct
Frankie Delgado

North Dakota Man Pleads Guilty to Transportation of Child Pornography
Quentin Edward Doerr

Redfield Woman Sentenced for Theft of Government Funds
Jana Harford

Little Eagle Man Pleads Guilty to Assault Charge
Ace Makes Him First

North Dakota Man Sentenced on Assault Charge
Andrew Ramsey

Eagle Butte Man Indicted for Assault
Bevan Ray Bordeaux

Fort Thompson Man Charged with Sexual Abuse of Minor
Aaron Grass Rope

Spring Creek Man Indicted for Aggravated Sexual Abuse
Francis Kills In Sight

Rosebud Man Indicted for Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Jason Riley

Pierre Woman Indicted for Theft of Government Funds
Brandis Rose Rose

April 24, 2013

Mitchell Man Sentenced for Federal Firearm Offense
Lonnie Dean Hunter

Eight Charged with Unlawful Taking of Migratory Birds and Lacey Act Violations

Little Eagle Woman Pleads Guilty to Assault Charges
Emily Rose Yellow Earrings

Ideal Man Indicted for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender and False Statement
Loren Running Horse

Three from Oregon Indicted for Conspiracy and Possession with Intent to Distribute
Justin Jones, Glenn Shea, Jesse Parker

California Man Indicted for Attempted Sexual Exploitation of a Child
Thomas Tatar

Nebraska Man Arraigned on Assault Charge
Lawrence Bassette

April 23, 2013

Pine Ridge Man Indicted for Arson
Emmanuel Lee Warrior, a/k/a Mani Warrior

Oglala Man Indicted for Destruction of Government Property
Eldon Ray Tobacco

Cherry Creek Man Convicted for Assaulting, Resisting or Impeding a Federal Officer
Kaleb Earl Hollow Horn

Fort Pierre Man Charged with Failure to Pay Child Support
Jason L. Hackett

Rosebud Woman Pleads Guilty to Assault
Toni Good Shield, a/k/a Toni Little Thunder

Rapid City Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Register
Wilbur Flute

Rosebud Man Charged with Sexual Abuse
Ricky Eagle Elk

Todd County Man Charged with Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding
Andre DeShazier

Man Indicted for Illegal Reentry after Deportation
Abraham Cortez-Morales

Rosebud Man Indicted for Maiming and Assault
Kenneth Black Wolf

April 22, 2013

Pennsylvania Man Sentenced for Taking Migratory Waterfowl Without a Proper License
Mike Evangelista

April 19, 2013

St. Francis Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Patrick Black Spotted Horse

Mission Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting a Federal Officer
Jody Brave

Minnesota Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Pay Child Support
Larry T. Davis

Three Men Sentenced for Possession of a Controlled Substance
Dennis Red Elk, Maurice Johnson, Daniel Gangone

April 17, 2013

Pine Ridge Man Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact
Jason One Feather

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Possession of a Stolen Firearm
Judson His Law, a/k/a Judson Two Dogs

April 16, 2013

Sioux Falls Man Indicted for Fraud, Embezzlement, and Money Laundering
Gerald Lloyd Larson

Mission Woman Sentenced for Theft in Connection with Healthcare and Larceny
Tisha Leader Charge

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Assault of a Minor
Raymond Uses The Knife, a/k/a Yamni Uses The Knife

Lake Andes Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse
Ray Flying Hawk

April 12, 2013

Wanblee Man Sentenced for Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Jordan Long Soldier

Pine Ridge Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse of Minor
Benjamin Samuel Leonard

April 11, 2013

Sioux Falls Man Sentenced in Methamphetamine Conspiracy
Casey Dean Hoefert

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Kelly Crow Dog

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact
Benjamin George Murphy

Two Sioux Falls Men Plead Guilty to Controlled Substance Charges
Alexis Salgado and James Menard

Mission Woman Sentenced for Assault and Aiding and Abetting
Misty Fawn Swalley

Rosebud Man Pleads Guilty to Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Mitchell Stoneman

Florida Man Charged with Conspiracy and Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Michael Pearlingi

Mission Man Pleads Guilty to Larceny
Harvey LaPointe

Rosebud Man Indicted for Abusive Sexual Contact
Sonny Gray Grass

Rosebud Man Pleads Guilty to Controlled Substance Charge
Myron Dubray

April 8, 2013

Bonesteel Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse and Sexual Contact with a Minor
Robert Prue

Rapid City Man Sentenced for Failure to Register or Update as a Sex Offender
Shaun Jason Meyer

Wakpala Man Sentenced for Possession of a Controlled Substance
Dustin Swimmer

Pine Ridge Man Sentenced for Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury
Alphonso Belt

Eight People Indicted for Drug Conspiracy

Wanblee Woman Indicted for Drug Conspiracy
Shy Bettelyoun

Pierre Man Pleads Guilty to Escape from Custody
Dakota Lee Dillon

Glenham Man Charged with Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Randall Murray

Colorado Man Pleads Guilty to Larceny
Scott Stewart

McLaughlin Man Indicted for Assault
Ryan Soft

Pennsylvania Man Indicted for Drug Conspiracy and Possession
David Wallace

April 5, 2013

Sioux Falls Man Convicted in Child Sex Trafficking Case
Emmanuel Willam Nyuon

Mission Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting a Federal Officer
Grover Brave

Sturgis Man Pleads Guilty to Illegal Reentry after Deportation
Carlos Jimenez-Burgos

Rosebud Man Indicted for Abusive Sexual Contact
Laun Leroy McCloskey

Two Rapid City Men Indicted for Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Kenneth Morales-Scott, Jr., and Cayleb Louis Young

April 4, 2013

Fort Thompson Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Federal Officer
Dwight Rank

Winner Man Pleads Guilty to Firearm Violation
Joshua Felix

Rosebud Man Pleads Guilty to Interstate Transportation of Stolen Vehicle
Alec Arapahoe

St. Francis Man Sentenced for Controlled Substance Charge and for Failure to Appear
Antoine Kills In Water

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Assault
Joseph Marshall

Rosebud Woman Pleads Guilty to Controlled Substance Charge
Patricia Pacheco

Fort Thompson Man Pleads Guilty to Felon in Possession of a Firearm
Samuel Redwater

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Assault
Ryan Wright

April 3, 2013

Hermosa Man Sentenced for Assault and Escape
Barry Allman

Murdo Man Indicted for Firearm Violations
Shaun Sporrer

South Carolina Man Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Volney V. Smith

Pine Ridge Man Indicted for Larceny and Tampering with a Witness; Woman Indicted for Larceny
Michael Alford and Philana Red Feather, a/k/a Philana Garcia

Porcupine Man Indicted for Involuntary Manslaughter
Alden Brewer, Jr.

Pine Ridge Man Indicted for Assault
Jon Craig Dillon, a/k/a JC Dillon, a/k/a Jon Craig Goings

Allen Man Indicted for Assault and Aggravated Sexual Abuse
Curtis Dupris

Sioux Falls Man Indicted for Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Clinton Provincial

Sioux Falls Woman Indicted for Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Shawna Provincial

Porcupine Woman Indicted for Child Abuse and Involuntary Manslaughter
Elizabeth Red Star-Benson

Pine Ridge Man Indicted for Felony Child Abuse and Neglect
Newton Two Two

April 2, 2013

White Horse Man Sentenced on Assault Charge
Cliff Marshall, Jr.

Rapid City Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Register
Seth Between Lodges

Presho Man Pleads Guilty to Firearm Violations
Clint Brown

Rapid City Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Register
Benjamin Godfrey Chipps, Jr.

Pine Ridge Man Pleads Guilty to Felon in Possession of a Firearm
Daniel Thomas

April 1, 2013

Pine Ridge Man Sentenced for Second Degree Murder
Kyle C. Yankton

Three People Sentenced for Possesion of a Controlled Substance
Clemmy Swimmer, Theresa Cadotte, Francis Dubray

March 2013

March 28, 2013

Fort Pierre Man Sentenced for Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Dalton Mollard

Parmelee Woman Indicted for Assault and Child Abuse
Toni Good Shield, a/k/a Toni Little Thunder

Mission Man Indicted for Assaulting a Federal Officer
Grover Brave

Mission Man Indicted for Burglary, Sexual Abuse and Child Abuse
John Menard

March 27, 2013

Rosebud Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting a Federal Officer
Jess Raymond Young

Porcupine Man Pleads Guilty to Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Tony Little Boy

North Dakota Man Pleads Guilty to Conversion of Mortgaged Property
Wroper Kosel

Mission Man Sentenced for Assault by Habitual Domestic Offender
Willard Dorian

Rapid City Man Indicted for Failure to Register
Wilbur Toledo Flute

Porcupine Man Indicted for Attempted Aggravated Sexual Abuse and Assault Charges
William Thunder Hawk

March 26, 2013

Reliance Man Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact
Jarrod Johnson

Eagle Butte Woman Convicted of Two Counts of Assault
Rae Jean Araujo, a/k/a Rae Jean Slides Off

Lower Brule Man Sentenced for Assault
Earl LaRoche

Rosebud Woman Sentenced on Assault Charge
Sarah Richards

Sioux Falls Man Sentenced for Possession with Intent to Distribute
Ryan Scott

Mission Man Indicted for Sexual Abuse
Mart Kirkland

Mission Man Indicted for Sexual Abuse
Zachary Poorman

March 25, 2013

Parmalee Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Federal Officer
Richard Wolf Guts, a/k/a Gabriel Broken Leg

Porcupine Woman Pleads Guilty to Controlled Substance Charge
Cassie Winters

Martin Man Pleads Guilty to Controlled Substance Charge
Michael James Poor Thunder

Two from Kyle Plead Guilty to Unlawful Possession of Intoxicants
Thomas Dean Lays Hard and Caroline Janis

Pine Ridge Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Abuse of a Minor
Derek Black Elk

Ohio Man Pleads Guilty for Failure to Pay Child Support
Christopher J. Bernards

Mission Woman Indicted for Second Degree Burglary and Larceny
Victoria Brown

Lower Brule Man Charged with Sexual Abuse of a Minor
Richard Johnson

Lower Brule Man Charged with Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Federal Officer
Marty LaRoche

North Dakota Man Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Donald J. Lorenzen, a/k/a Donnie J. Lorenzen, a/k/a Donald L. Lorenzen

Bullhead Woman Arraigned on Assault Charges
Leah Vandermeulen

North Dakota Man Charged with Lacey Act Violations
Jeffrey Volk

Minnesota Woman Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Jessica L. Voss

Little Eagle Man Arraigned on Assault Charge
Ira D. Weasel

McLaughlin Man Arraigned on Assault Charges
Roman E. Weasel, Sr.

Blackfoot Man Arraigned on Assault Charges
Stewart Bobtail Bear, Sr.

March 21, 2013

Montana Man Sentenced for Possession of Child Pornography
Michael Blackburn

Rapid City Woman Pleads Guilty to Controlled Substance Charge
Billi American Horse

St. Francis Man Sentenced for Simple Assault
Jonathan Mark Blindman

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Sexual Assault and Sexual Abuse Charges
Patrick Brown Thunder

Wanblee Man Pleads Guilty to Controlled Substance Charge
Reed Thomas Brown, a/k/a Baby Reed

Manderson Man Pleads Guilty to Interstate Transportation of Stolen Motor Vehicle
Clayton J. Fire Thunder

Manderson Man Sentenced for Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Eric Kills Enemy at Night, a/k/a Eric Kills Enemy

Crow Creek Man Sentenced for Conspiracy and Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Royce Kirkie

Rapid City Man Pleads Guilty to Assault
Sydney Lightning Fire

Mission Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Johnny Lunderman, a/k/a Johnny Iron Horse

Jackson County Woman Pleads Guilty to Controlled Substance Charge
Whisper Montileaux

Wanblee Man Pleads Guilty to Controlled Substance Charge
Howard Red Elk

White River Man Pleads Guilty to Abusive Sexual Contact
Francisco White Buffalo

Pine Ridge Woman Pleads Guilty to False Statement
Natalie White Plume, a/k/a Natalie Lame

Pukwana Man Indicted on Assault Charges
Samuel Antelope

Rapid City Man Indicted for Failure to Register
Benjamin Godfrey Chipps, Jr.

Martin Woman Pleads Guilty to Controlled Substance Charge
Belinda Dubray

Two from Pine Ridge Plead Guilty to Involuntary Manslaughter
Whitnee Eagle and Abraham Red Cloud

Pine Ridge Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting a Federal Officer
Clarence Janis

Sturgis Man Indicted for Illegal Reentry
Carlos Jimenez-Burgos

Rapid City Man Indicted for Illegal Reentry
Marcos Miranda-Sanchez

Three Indicted on Drug and Counterfeit Charges
Zachary Smith-Cline, Sara Smith-Cline, David Marshall

Sharps Corner Woman Pleads Guilty to Theft
Doreen Two Bulls, a/k/a Doreen Brown, a/k/a Dee Dee Brown

March 19, 2013

Timber Lake Man Charged with Assault
Brent Biegler

Fort Pierre Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of a Controlled Substance
Brent Flood

Rapid City Woman Pleads Guilty to Assault Charge
Raylene C. Chips, a/k/a Raelene C. Chips, a/k/a Raelene C. Chipps

Mission Woman Indicted for Burglary and Larceny
Monique Flood

Colorado Man Indicted for Failure to Appear
Hoang C. Huynh

Lower Brule Woman Charged with Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Federal Officer
Lauren LaRoche

Madison Man Indicted on Counterfeit Charges
Adrian D. Logan

Parmalee Man Arraigned on Sexual Abuse Charges
Randy Never Misses A Shot

Lower Brule Man Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Irvin Scott Yazzie, a/k/a Alex Yazzie

Rosebud Man Pleads Guilty to Assault Charge
Jesse Young

March 14, 2013

Violence Against Women Group Names U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson Prosecutor of the Year

Pierre Man Pleads Guilty and Sentenced for Possession of a Controlled Substance
Michael Mancuso

Colorado Man Pleads Guilty to Controlled Substance Charge
Joshua Julian

Mission Woman Indicted for Burglary and Larceny
Tara Makes Room For Them

North Dakota Man Convicted of Assault
Joey White Eagle

March 12, 2013

Historic Agreement Places New Prosecutor on Standing Rock Reservation

Pine Ridge Man Pleads Guilty to Assault
Kevin Ray Apple

Rapid City Man Pleads Guilty to Escape Charge
Floyd Bullman

Porcupine Man Pleads Guilty to Assault
Quentine L. Lone Elk

Pine Ridge Man Pleads Guilty to Larceny
Charles Pulliam

Oglala Man Pleads Guilty to Assault Charge
Tristan Yellow Horse

March 11, 2013

Rapid City Man Sentenced for Controlled Substance Distribution
Kyle Soltesz

Martin Woman Sentenced for Controlled Substance Distribution
Claudia Jeanine Apple

Martin Man Sentenced for Controlled Substance Distribution
William Apple

Wanblee Man Sentenced for Controlled Substance Distribution
Roger Bettelyoun

Pine Ridge Woman Pleads Guilty to Controlled Substance Charge
Victoria Running Hawk

Pine Ridge Man Acquitted
Wesley Wade Running Shield

March 8, 2013

Mission Man Pleads Guilty to Larceny
Eddie Tunstall

McLaughlin Man Indicted for Failure to Appear
Ivan Looking Horse, Jr.

Lower Brule Man Pleads Guilty to Assault
Elmer LaRoche

Two People from Mexico Indicted for Larceny
Ismael Espinoza-Ortiz, a/k/a Misael Sereseres Ortega, and Alejandra Corral Madrid

Lower Brule Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse
Martin Charger

St. Francis Man Convicted of Assault
Mark Blindman

Rapid City Man Indicted for Failing to Update Sex Offender Registration
Seth Between Lodges

March 6, 2013

Porcupine Man Pleads Guilty to Assault
Angelo Perez

Rosebud Man Pleads Guilty to Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Aaron Sharpfish

Corsica Man Sentenced in Child Pornography Case
Shawn E. Stevens

March 4, 2013

Montana Man Pleads Guilty to Felon in Possession of Firearm
Steven Shane McCann

Two Sentenced for Trafficking of Counterfeit Goods
Ravaye Meltzer and Bar Braver

Mission Man Pleads Guilty to Abusive Sexual Contact
Eddie Hummingbird

Arkansas Man Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Jacob Lehnherr

Pine Ridge Man Indicted for Assault
Kaleb Mills

Oglala Man Sentenced for Assault of a Federal Officer
Andrew Cochran

Lower Brule Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse of a Minor
Ty Middletent

Illinois Man Pleads Guilty to Criminal Trespass
Steven Nichols

Lower Brule Man Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact
Merle Wilson

St. Francis Man Indicted for Assault
Orson Black Spotted Horse

Minnesota Man Charged with Failure to Pay Child Support
Jesse Lawrence Brown Otter

Pine Ridge Man Indicted for Aiding and Abetting in Assault
William Clifford

St. Francis Man Indicted for Larceny
John Swift

Mission Man Indicted for Larceny
Harvey LaPointe

Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Firearm Offense
Kimo Little Bird, Sr.

Mission Man Indicted for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Johnny Lunderman

Martin Men Indicted for Assault
Roby Shangreaux and Keith Shangreaux, a/k/a Dewey Shangreaux

Colorado Man Indicted for Larceny
Scott Stewart

Wounded Knee Man Indicted for Assault
Lyle Sutton, Jr.

Aberdeen Man Arraigned on Assault Charges
Katlin Vine Tiger

March 1, 2013

Ten People Indicted for Drug Conspiracy

Sioux Falls Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of a Controlled Substance
David Andrews

St. Francis Man Indicted for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Patrick Black Spotted Horse

Wounded Knee Man Sentencted for Theft of Government Property
Jeremy Elk

Fort Pierre Man Charged with Failure to Appear
Brent Flood

Lantry Man Indicted for Involuntary Manslaughter
Charg Hebb

Eagle Butte Man Sentencted for Assault
Mahlon Jeffries

La Plant Man Pleads Guilty to Assault
Norman Little Shield, Jr.

Rosebud Man Pleads Guilty to Abusive Sexual Contact
Robert I. Pomani

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Assault
Alvin Joseph Running Horse

Kimball Man Charged with Alteration of Records, False Statements and Lacey Act Violation
James Steckley

Three Indicted for Burglary
Jake Morrison, Stephanie Vandervier and Nicholas Guttierrez, a/k/a Nicholas Gutierrez

February 2013

February 27, 2013

Crow Creek Woman Sentenced for Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Buffy Dion

Eagle Butte Man Convicted of Assault
Leon Donald Farlee

St. Francis Man Sentenced for Involuntary Manslaughter
Thomas Hacker

Rapid City Man Pleads Guilty to Escape from Custody
Eric Ladeaux

Rosebud Woman Indicted for Assault and Child Abuse
Kelcey Andrews

Mission Woman Indicted for Larceny
Clarice Brave

St. Francis Woman Pleads Guilty to Involuntary Manslaughter
Mary Jo Flammond, a/k/a Mary Jo Waln

Three from Eagle Butte Charged with Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Lena Flying By; Terry Flying By; Earl Grindstone

McLaughlin Man Arraigned on Assault Charge
Verle Janis, a/k/a Verl Janis

Bismarck Man Arraigned on Sexual Abuse Charge
Joshua James Martin

Eagle Butte Man Indicted for Burglary
Jake Morrison

Eagle Butte Man Indicted for Child Abuse
David Roberts, Jr.

Eagle Butte Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Albert Spotted Bear

Little Eagle Woman Arraigned on Assault Charges
Roxanne Spotted Horse

St. Francis Woman Indicted for Assault and Child Abuse
Racine Whirlwind Soldier

Eagle Butte Man Indicted for Child Abuse
Allen White, a/k/a AJ White

Eagle Butte Woman Indicted for Child Abuse
Alex White Eyes

February 15, 2013

Pine Ridge Man Indicted on Child Abuse Charges
Abraham Yellow Horse

Pine Ridge Man Indicted on Child Abuse Charges
Timothy Kenneth White Plume

Rapid City Man Charged with Escape from Custody
Floyd Bullman

Pine Ridge Man Charged wtih Assault
Reginald Charles Big Crow

Pine Ridge Man Indicted for Sexual Abuse
Archie Backward

February 14, 2013

California Man Indicted for Controlled Substance and Firearm Charges
Troy Leroy James

Rapid City Man Pleads Guilty to Assault Charge
Jeffrey M. Chips

Lower Brule Man Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact
Wade Goodface

Rapid City Woman Arraigned on Assault Charges
Raylene Chips

Interior Man Pleads Guilty to Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Gerald Baker, Sr.

Mission Woman Sentenced for Involuntary Manslaughter
Kristen Bear Heels

St. Francis Man Pleads Guilty to Assault Charge
Jeffrey Curry

Wessington Springs Man Pleads Guilty to Firearm Charge
Jonathan Tyrrell

Minnesota Man Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Kenneth B. Kleppen

Dupree Woman Pleads Guilty to Making False Statement
Alisa Knight

Mission Woman Pleads Guilty to Theft
Tisha Leader Charge

California Man Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Robert R. Ortega

North Dakota Woman Charged with Distribution of a Controlled Substance
April Pretends Eagle

Montana Man Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Rodney A. Stevens

February 13, 2013

Miller Man Sentenced for Killing Endangered Species
Jeff Blachford

Florida Man Pleads Guilty to Trafficking Counterfeit Goods
Nir Giist

February 12, 2011

Parmelee Man Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter
Nathaniel Red Bird

Hermosa Woman Charged with False Statement and False Declaration
Doreen Amiotte

McLaughlin Man Arraigned on Assault Charges
Benedict Iron Thunder, Jr.

Wakpala Woman Arraigned on Assault Charges
Adrienne Kills Small

Kyle Man Charged with Assault
William Lawrence Montileaux

Wakpala Man Pleads Guilty to Abusive Sexual Contact
Adrian Spotted Horse

February 11, 2013

Illinois Man Found Guilty of Sex Trafficking
Carl Campbell

Operation Rolling Thunder

February 8, 2013

Rosebud Man Pleads Guilty to Escape from Custody
Justin Lee Gabriel

Illinois Man Charged with Criminal Trespass
Steven Nichols

Bonesteel Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Abuse and Sexual Contact Charges
Robert Louis Prue, Jr.

Pierre Man Pleads Guilty to Possesion of a Controlled Substance
Rider Sheard

February 7, 2013

Rosebud Woman Sentenced for Sexual Abuse
Ina Crow Dog

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse
Anthony Fast Horse

Rosebud Man Pleads Guilty to Burglary and Aiding and Abetting
Justin Lee Gabriel

Pine Ridge Man Sentenced for Domestic Assault
Daryl Lee Goings

Pine Ridge Man Convicted of Sexual Abuse
Daniel Tobacco

Winner Man Pleads Guilty to Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Darius Two Eagle

Mission Man Pleads Guilty to Firearm Charge
Gary Joe Emery

February 6, 2013

U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson Completes Term as Chairman of National Committee

Hermosa Man Pleads Guilty to Escape
Barry Allman

Lower Brule Man Pleads Guilty to Assault
Leonard Edwards

Lower Brule Man Sentenced for Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Police Officer
James Ewing, Jr.

Sioux Falls Man Sentenced for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Royce Loudner

Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Assault
Isiah Mesteth

St. Francis Woman Pleads Guilty to Abusive Sexual Contact
Rita Runs Above

February 4, 2013

Rapid City Man Indicted for False Information Concerning Aircraft Piracy
Curtis Belile

Winner Man Arraigned on Firearms Charges
Joshua Felix

Little Eagle Man Arraigned on Sexual Abuse Charges
Ronnie Fire Cloud

Eagle Butte Man Charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Jason Garreau

Coloradao Man Sentenced for Failure to Pay Child Support
Gary Hassell

Fort Thompson Man Charged with Firearm and Controlled Substance Offenses
Samuel Redwater

Arizona Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Ronald Eugene Stocker

Hot Springs Man Pleads Guilty to Passing Counterfeit Money
Jeffrey Walsh

Minnesota Woman Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Allison Konstanz

Minnesota Man Indicted for Failure to Pay Child Support
Larry T. Davis

February 1, 213

Eagle Butte Woman Charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
Rae Jean Araujo Cota, a/k/a Rae Jean Slides Off

Martin Man Pleads Guilty to Distribution of Controlled Substance
Ashley Cottier

Texas Man Charged with Mailing Threatening Communications
Carlos Kidd

Rapid City Women Charged with Concealing Person from Arrest and False Statement
Tina LaDeaux and Lori Brave

Mobridge Woman Pleads Guilty to Charge of Escape from Custody
Camille Touche

January 2013

January 30, 2013

Arizona Man Sentenced in Methamphetamine Case
David Scott Wright

Lake Andes Man Pleads Guilty to Assault Resulting in Bodily Injury
Albert Fischer

Presho Man Charged with Unlawful Taking of Bald and Golden Eagles and Migratory Birds
Jeffery Jessop

Eagle Butte Man Charged with Distribution of a Controlled Substance
Philip LaBatte

Rosebud Man Charged with Assault
Michael O'Rourke

January 28, 2013

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Darrel Bear Robe

Eagle Butte Woman Sentenced on Assault Charge
Delanita LaClair

Rapid City Woman Charged with Concealing Person From Arrest
Megan Crazy Thunder

Dupree Man Sentenced on Assault Charge
Elton Lone Eagle, Sr.

Cherry Creek Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Contact with a Minor
Scott Ray Marrowbone

Eagle Butte Woman Sentenced on Assault Charge
Charmagne Means

Parmelee Woman Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter
Kamelia Ione No Moccasin

Fort Thompson Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Federal Officer
Dwight Rank

Fort Thompson Man Pleads Guilty to Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance
Ryan Scott

Sioux Falls Man Indicted for Wire Fraud
Terry Stimpert

Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Simple Assault of a Minor
Raymond Uses the Knife, a/k/a Yamni Uses the Knife

January 25, 2013

Bank Robbery Suspect Charged
Nathan Michael Reisetter

January 24, 2013

Rosebud Man Indicted for Third Degree Burglary and Larceny
Justin Gabriel

Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of Stolen Firearm
Judson His Law, a/k/a Judson Two Dogs

Parmelee Man Acquitted on Sexual Abuse Charges
Randy Never Misses A Shot

Three Men Plead Guilty to Possession of a Controlled Substance
Dennis Red Elk, Maurice Johnson, Daniel Gangone

Rosebud Woman Pleads Guilty to Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding and Simple Assault
Sarah Richenda Richards

Rapid City Man Indicted for Theft of Government Property and False Statetment
Derrick Scott

January 23, 2013

Pine Ridge Man Sentenced
Louis Michael Pacer, a/k/a Mike Pacer

Martin Man Sentenced
David Alan Gotheridge

Wanblee Man Sentenced
Royce Gone

January 22, 2013

Sioux Falls Man Sentenced for Great Western Bank Robbery
Alvione Anthony Jones

Parmelee Man Arraigned on Sexual Assault Charge
Randy Never Misses A Shot

Nebraska Man Sentenced for Assault
Blake Bordeaux

Cherry Creek Man Pleads Guilty to Assault
Joshua Hale

January 16, 2013

Allen Man Charged with Larceny
Clarence Yellow Hawk, Sr.

January 15, 2013

Man Pleads Guilty to Drug Charge
Casey Dean Hoefert

St. Francis Woman Charged with Making False Statement to Federal Agency and Concealing Person from Arrest
Candice Waln

Woman Sentenced in Bank Robbery
Michelle Marie Bock

Sioux Falls Man Pleads Guilty to Drug Offense
Darrel Ray Hollingsworth

Pierre Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Adrian Wells

Wanblee Woman Sentenced for Causing Death of Her Infant Son
Kehuanna Poitra

Arizona Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Meth
James Lee Walker

Rapid City Woman Sentenced for Assaulting Infant
Shalaine Bear Runner

Porcupine Man Indicted for Assault
Tony Little Boy

January 14, 2013

Fort Thompson Man Guilty of Abusive Sexual Contact
Jarrod Johnson

Mobridge Woman Indicted for Escape
Camille Touche

Pine Ridge Man Indicted for Escape
Abraham Yellow Horse

Manderson Man Indicted for Stealing Pickup Truck
Clayton Fire Thunder

January 11, 2013

White Horse Man Pleads Guilty to Assault Charge
Cliff Marshall, Jr.

Lower Brule Man Pleads Guilty to Abusive Sexual Contact
Douglas LaRoche

Lower Brule Man Sentenced for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender and Assault
Glen Eagle Thunder

Rosebud Man Pleads Guilty to Assault
Kelly Crow Dog

St. Francis Man Sentenced for Involuntary Manslaughter
Dino Dean Kane

Norris Man Sentenced for Involuntary Manslaughter
Mark Clairmont

Valentine Woman Sentenced for Wire Fraud
Michelle Carrier

Mission Man Sentenced for Assault
Byron Eagleman

Fraud Case Settled for $170,000

January 10, 2013

Additional Charges in Drug Investigation
Lamonte Christopher Johnson, Jr.; Renee Sue Johnson; and Edward Lewis Vandeuren

St. Francis Man Pleads Guilty to Simple Possession of a Controlled Substance
Antoine Kills In Water

Mission Woman Pleads Guilty to Assault
Misty Fawn Swalley

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Robbery
Raymond Walter Gassman

Fort Pierre Man Pleads Guilty to Drug Charge
Dalton Mollard

Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Assault
Ryan Wright

January 9, 2013

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Assault
Matthew Dupris

Bismarck Man Sentenced on Assault Charges
Harlan J. Fisher

Mission Woman Pleads Guilty to Assault
Dadra Raye Connors

Sioux Falls Man Sentenced in Passport Fraud Case
Mark Steven Shepard

Rosebud Man Pleads Guilty to Abusive Sexual Contact
Benjamin George Murphy

Fort Thompson Woman Sentenced for Involuntary Manslaughter
Leigha Koster

January 8, 2013

Guilty Verdicts Reinstated in Sex Trafficking Cases
Daron Jungers and Ronald Bonestroo

Nebraska Man Sentenced for Taking Waterfowl Without a Proper License
Jeremy Hoefs

McLaughlin Man Sentenced for Domestic Assault
Kevin Fischer

Little Eagle Man Sentenced for Domestic Assault by Habitual Offender
Arthur Taken Alive

Lower Brule Man Pleads Guilty to Assault
Earl LaRoche

McLaughlin Man Sentenced on Drug Charge
Nathan Martin

Pine Ridge Man Guilty of Sexually Abusing a Minor
Benjamin Leonard

Montana Man Sentenced for Failure to Pay Legal Child Support
Timothy L. Black Weasel

Michigan Man Sentenced for Failure to Pay Legal Child Support
Stephen J. Peterson

Mission Man Sentenced for Aggravated Sexual Abuse
Justin Beardt

Mission Man Guilty of Domestic Assault by Habitual Offender
Willard Lynn Dorian, Jr.

January 7, 2013

Mobridge Woman Sentenced on Drug Charge
Amber Long Chase

Rosebud Man Sentenced for Assault
Vinney Farmer

Waubay Man Sentenced for Wildlife Violations
Kevin Jorgenson

Batesland Man Sentenced for Assaulting a Federal Officer
William Morrisette

Winner Man Sentenced on Assault and Firearm Charges
Anthony Brown Otter

Wakpala Man Pleads Guilty to Drug Charge
Dustin Swimmer

Wakpala Man Sentenced for Sexually Assaulting a Minor
Tyrel DeMarrias a/k/a Tyrell DeMarrias

January 4, 2013

Pine Ridge Woman Sentenced for Assault
Matilda Iron Teeth

McLaughlin Man Pleads Guilty to Felon in Possession Charge
Jess Porras

McLaughlin Man Sentenced on Assault Charge
Rodney Lyman Reeds

Bullhead Man Pleads Guilty to Assault
Willard Paul Farrell, III

Rapid City Man Convicted of Assaulting a Park Ranger
Cody Gallagher

McLaughlin Man Pleads Guilty to Involuntary Manslaughter
Jody Charles Red Bird

McLaughlin Man Sentenced on Assault Charge
Roland Joseph Thundershield

January 03, 2013

US Attorney’s Office Collects Over Six Million in Fiscal Year 2012

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