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

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Rapid City Man Sentenced for Failure to Register

United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that a Rapid City, South Dakota, man convicted of Failure to Register was sentenced on January 31, 2018, by Chief Judge Jeffrey L. Viken, U.S. District Court.

Titus Leading Cloud, age 28, was sentenced to 12 months of imprisonment, followed by 5 years of supervised release, and ordered to pay a $100 special assessment to the Federal Crime Victims Fund.

Leading Cloud was charged on March 21, 2017, and pleaded guilty on October 31, 2017.  The conviction stems from Leading Cloud failing to register under the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act as required.

This case was investigated by the U.S. Marshals Service.  Assistant U.S. Attorney Sarah B. Collins prosecuted the case.

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

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Updated February 1, 2018