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Rosebud Man Sentenced to Imprisonment for Assault

March 1, 2011
Contact: Mark E. Salter
Assistant United States Attorney

United States Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that a Rosebud, South Dakota, man charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon was sentenced on March 1, 2011, by United States District Judge Roberto A. Lange. Edward Leon Wilson, age 28, was sentenced to 33 months of imprisonment, three years of supervised release, a $100 special assessment to the Victim Assistance Fund, and $3,693.10 in restitution.

Wilson was indicted for Assault with a Dangerous Weapon, Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury, First Degree Burglary, and Larceny by a federal grand jury on October 13, 2010. The charge relates to Wilson using his shod feet to assault a female in Todd County on March 21, 2010. He pled guilty to Assault with a Dangerous Weapon on December 6, 2010.

This case was investigated by Rosebud Law Enforcement Services. Assistant United States Attorney Tim Maher prosecuted the case.

Wilson was immediately turned over to the custody of the United States Marshal.

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