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Weleetka Resident Pleads Guilty To Assault Resulting In Substantial Bodily Injury In Indian Country

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of Oklahoma

MUSKOGEE, OKLAHOMA – The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma announced that Stanley Wayne Zackery, Jr, age 38, of Weleetka, Oklahoma entered a guilty plea to Assault Resulting In Substantial Bodily Injury To A Spouse, Intimate Partner And Dating Partner In Indian Country, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 1151, 1153 and 113(a)(7), punishable by not more than 5 years’ imprisonment, a fine up to $250,000.00, or both.

The Indictment alleged that on or about August 20, 2019, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, in Indian Country, the defendant, an Indian, did assault, K.H., a spouse, intimate partner, and dating partner, resulting in substantial bodily injury. 

The charges arose from an investigation by the Okfuskee County Sheriff’s Office and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. 

The Honorable Kimberly E. West, U.S. Magistrate Judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, in Muskogee, accepted the plea and ordered the completion of a presentence investigation report.

Special Assistant United States Attorney Craig Gestring represented the United States. 

Updated January 29, 2021

Indian Country Law and Justice
Violent Crime