You are here

Justice News

Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Oklahoma

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, April 15, 2015

McAlester Man, Woman Sentenced To 65 And 43 Months, $31,000 Restitution For Stalking

MUSKOGEE, OKLAHOMA - The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, announced today that TONI SHNEA FOURKILLER, age 31, and RICHARD ROCKEY BLACKMAN, age 32, both of McAlester, Oklahoma, were sentenced in federal court for Stalking, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 2261A(1), 2261 and 2.

FOURKILLER, was sentenced to 43 months imprisonment and 3 years supervised release and BLACKMAN was sentenced to 65 months imprisonment and 3 years supervised.  The defendants were ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $31,652.86.

The charge arose from an investigation by the McAlester Police Department.  The defendants were indicted in September, 2014 and pled guilty in October, 2014.

The Indictment alleged that on or about March 23, 2014, in the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, left Indian country, with the intent to injure, harass, intimidate, and place under surveillance with intent to injure, harass, or intimidate another person, and in the course of, and a result of such travel, engaged in conduct that placed P.S. in reasonable fear of serious bodily injury to himself and caused P.S. serious bodily injury and substantial emotional distress.

The Honorable Ronald A. White, District Judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, in Muskogee, presided over the hearing.  At the conclusion of the sentencing hearing, both defendants were remanded into the custody of the United States Marshal Service pending transportation to the designated prison at which they will serve their nonparolable sentences.

Assistant United States Attorney Chris Wilson represented the United States.

Updated April 15, 2015