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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Arizona

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Glendale Man Sentenced to Prison for Assaulting Baby

     PHOENIX – Yesterday, Dillon Colton Wilson, 26, of Glendale, Ariz., was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Steven P. Logan to 21 months in prison followed by 3 years of supervised release.  Wilson had previously pleaded guilty to assault resulting in serious bodily injury. 

     Wilson admitted that while caring for the five-month-old infant victim in the Ak-Chin Indian Community, he forcefully jerked the victim by the left arm, resulting in a complete, mid-shaft break of the upper arm. Wilson is an enrolled member of the Tohono O’Odham Nation. 

     The investigation in this case was conducted by the Ak-Chin Police Department.  The prosecution was handled by Christine Ducat Keller, Assistant U.S. Attorney, District of Arizona, Phoenix.

 

CASE NUMBER:          CR-18-606-PHX-SPL

RELEASE NUMBER:    2019-011_Wilson

 

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Topic(s): 
Indian Country Law and Justice
Violent Crime
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Press Release Number: 
2019-011_Wilson/CR-18-606-PHX-SPL
Updated February 12, 2019