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

Monday, June 10, 2013

Oglala Woman Sentenced For Possessing A Stolen Firearm

United States Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that an Oglala, South Dakota woman convicted of Possession of a Stolen Firearm was sentenced on June 7, 2013 by Chief Judge Jeffrey L. Viken, U.S. District Court.

Larena Pipe on Head, age 27, was sentenced to 8 months of imprisonment, 3 years’ supervised release and ordered to pay $100 to the Federal Crime Victims Fund.

In October 2012, Pipe on Head stole a Colt .45 caliber handgun from a man she met at a bar in Rapid City. She pled guilty on January 29, 2013.

This case was investigated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives and the Rapid City Police Department. Assistant U.S. Eric Kelderman prosecuted the case.

Updated June 22, 2015