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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of South Dakota

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, June 22, 2018

Martin Man Sentenced for Assault by Striking, Beating, and Wounding

United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that a Martin, South Dakota, man convicted of Assault by Striking, Beating, and Wounding was sentenced by Daneta Wollmann, U.S. Magistrate Judge.

Jeremy Takes War Bonnett, age 31, was sentenced on June 18, 2018, to 12 months in federal prison, and ordered to pay a $25 special assessment to the Federal Crime Victims Fund.

Takes War Bonnett was indicted for the charge by a federal grand jury in November 2015.  The conviction stems from Takes War Bonnett stabbing another individual.

This case was investigated by the Martin Police Department, the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Office of Justice Services, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.  Assistant U.S. Attorney Megan Poppen prosecuted the case.

Takes War Bonnett was immediately turned over to the custody of the U.S. Marshals Service.

Topic(s): 
Indian Country Law and Justice
Violent Crime
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Updated June 22, 2018