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Press Release

Porcupine Man Sentenced For Child Abuse

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

United States Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that a Porcupine, South Dakota, man convicted of Child Abuse was sentenced on February 7, 2014, by Chief Judge Jeffrey L. Viken, U.S. District Court.

Corey Good Crow, age 37, was sentenced to 2 years of imprisonment, 3 years of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $100 special assessment to the Federal Crime Victims Fund.   

Between 2008 and 2010, near Porcupine, Good Crow engaged in a pattern of conduct that subjected a child to abuse and neglect, causing the child severe and permanent psychological injury.   

The investigation was conducted by the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Office of Justice Services, and the Oglala Sioux Tribe Department of Public Safety. The case was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Gregg S. Peterman.  

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

Updated June 22, 2015