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District of Arizona

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Three Members of the Hualapai Indian Tribe Sentenced to Federal Prison for Assault

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Last week, Doncio Eagle Havatone, 35, of Peach Springs, Arizona was sentenced by United States District Judge Steven P. Logan to 120 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release. Havatone previously pleaded guilty to assault with a dangerous weapon.

Havatone’s co-defendants were sentenced by United States District Judge Steven P. Logan earlier this year. On July 6, Morgan Cook, 36, of Peach Springs, Arizona was sentenced to 38 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release after pleading guilty to assault with a dangerous weapon. On February 24, Dylan Dean Davis, 25, of Peach Springs, Arizona was sentenced to 87 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release after pleading guilty to assault resulting in serious bodily injury.

On March 1, 2019, Havatone, Davis, and Cook assaulted the victim, a member of the Hualapai Indian Tribe, causing her to sustain serious bodily injury. The assault happened on the Hualapai Indian Reservation. Havatone, Cook, and Davis are also members of the Hualapai Indian Tribe.           

The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Hualapai Nation Police Department conducted the investigation in this case. Assistant United States Attorney Christina J. Reid-Moore, District of Arizona, Phoenix, handled the prosecution.

CASE NUMBER:            CR-19-08063-PCT-SPL 
RELEASE NUMBER:    2020-064_Havatone et al.

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Topic(s): 
Indian Country Law and Justice
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Press Release Number: 
2020-064_Havatone
Updated July 21, 2020