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Rapid City Man Sentenced For Felon In Possession Of A Firearm

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

United States Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that a Rapid City, South Dakota, man convicted of Felon in Possession was sentenced on October 15, 2014, by Chief Judge Jeffrey L. Viken, U.S. District Court.

Jesse D. Grimm, age 32, was sentenced to 12 months and one day in custody, 3 years of supervised release, and a $100 special assessment to the Federal Crime Victims Fund.
Grimm was indicted for Felon in Possession by a federal grand jury on March 18, 2014.  He pled guilty on June 26, 2014.
On January 20, 2014, Grimm possessed a Glock Model 27, which was inside a backpack in his pickup truck near Rapid City.  Grimm was previously convicted of a felony of Aggravated Assault (Domestic Abuse) on January 2, 2009.
This case was investigated by the Division of Criminal Investigation and the Rapid City Police Department.  Assistant U.S. Attorney Ted L. McBride prosecuted the case.          

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

Updated June 22, 2015