Belcourt Man Sentenced for Assault
BISMARCK - U. S. Attorney Timothy Q. Purdon announced that on July 24, 2014, Jeremy Michael Laducer, 27, Belcourt, N.D., pleaded guilty and was sentenced before U. S. District Judge Daniel L. Hovland on a charge of assault resulting in serious bodily injury. Laducer received credit for four days in custody and will be on home confinement for 12 months. Laducer was further ordered to be on supervised release for three years, to pay a $100 special assessment to the Crime Victim’s Fund, and to pay $8,364.15 in restitution.
On March 29, 2013, Laducer assaulted a man outside Horsemen’s Bar which is located near Belcourt. The victim underwent surgery for facial injuries resulting from the assault.
The case was investigated by Bureau of Indian Affairs – Turtle Mountain Agency.
Assistant U. S. Attorney Brandi Russell prosecuted this case.