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Rosebud Man Sentenced For Escape From Custody

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

United States Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that a Rosebud, South Dakota man convicted of Escape from Custody was sentenced on June 7, 2013 by Chief Judge Jeffrey L. Viken, U.S. District Court.

Justin Lee Gabriel, age 21, was sentenced to 12 months of imprisonment and ordered to pay $100 to the Federal Crime Victims Fund.

Gabriel was indicted for Escape from Custody by a federal grand jury on September 25, 2012. On August 18, 2012 Gabriel left the Community Alternatives of the Black Hills and did not return. Gabriel pled guilty on January 28, 2013.

This case was investigated by the U.S. Marshals Service. Gabriel was immediately turned over to the custody of the U.S. Marshal.

Updated June 22, 2015