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Rapid City Man Indicted for Failure to Register

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 27, 2013
Contact: Ace Crawford
605-343-2913 ext. 2101

United States Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that a Rapid City, South Dakota man was indicted by a federal grand jury for failing to update his sexual offender registration as required.

Wilbur Toledo Flute, 40, was indicted on March 19, 2013 for Failure to Register. He appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Veronica L. Duffy on March 25, 2013 and pled not guilty to the indictment. The maximum penalty upon conviction is 10 years’ imprisonment and/or a $250,000 fine.

The charge is merely an accusation and Flute is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

The investigation is being conducted by the U.S. Marshal Service. Assistant U.S. Attorney Eric Kelderman is prosecuting the case.

Flute was remanded to the custody of the U.S. Marshal. A trial date has not been set.

 

 

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