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Mission Woman Sentenced for Escape

October 19, 2011
Contact: Mark E. Salter
Assistant United States Attorney

United States Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that a Mission woman charged with Escape was sentenced on October19, 2011, by U.S. District Judge Jeffrey L. Viken. Lori Little Bear, age 41, was sentenced to time served and a $100 victim assessment.

Little Bear was indicted by a federal grand jury on May 10, 2011. In May 2011, Little Bear left Community Alternatives of the Black Hills where she was serving a federal sentence and did not return. She pled guilty on August 5, 2011.

This case was investigated by the U.S. Marshal’s Service. Assistant U.S. Attorney Eric Kelderman prosecuted the case.




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