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Eagle Butte Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of South Dakota

United States Attorney Randolph J. Seiler announced that an Eagle Butte, South Dakota, man convicted of Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance was sentenced on March 7, 2017, by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange.

Jordan Paul Cass, age 31, was sentenced to 8 months in custody, followed by 3 years of supervised release, $500 fine, and a special assessment to the Federal Crime Victims Fund in the amount of $100.

Cass was indicted by a federal grand jury on November 9, 2016. He pled guilty on March 7, 2017. Cass admitted that on August 1, 2016, he distributed methamphetamine, a Schedule II controlled substance, in Eagle Butte.

This case was investigated by the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Law Enforcement Services Narcotics Division. Assistant U.S. Attorney SaraBeth Donovan prosecuted the case.

Cass was immediately turned over to the custody of the U.S. Marshals Service.

Updated March 24, 2017

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