Kyle Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Abuse
April 6, 2011
Contact: Mark E. Salter
Assistant United States Attorney
U.S. Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that Corey Old Horse, age 20, of Kyle, appeared before U.S. District Judge Jeffrey L. Viken on April 4, 2011, and pled guilty to an indictment that charged him with Sexual Abuse of a Minor. The maximum penalty upon conviction is 15 years of imprisonment, a $250,000 fine, or both.
Old Horse pled guilty to knowingly engaging in a sexual act with a young girl under the age 16 years. The investigation was conducted by the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Oglala Sioux Tribe Department of Public Safety. The case is being prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Carolyn G. Olson and Eric Kelderman.
A presentence investigation was ordered, and a sentencing date was set for July 8, 2011. The defendant was remanded to the custody of the U.S. Marshal pending sentencing.
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