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Rosebud Man Sentenced for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender

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

United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that a Rosebud, South Dakota, man convicted of Failure to Register as a Sex Offender was sentenced on October 7, 2019, by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange.

Jason Kimmel, Sr., age 38, was sentenced to 24 months in federal prison, followed by 5 years of supervised release, and a special assessment to the Federal Crime Victims Fund in the amount of $100.

Kimmel was indicted by a federal grand jury on June 11, 2019.  He pled guilty on July 23, 2019.

Kimmel was convicted of Sexual Abuse of a Minor in 2005.  As a result of this conviction, he is required to register as a sex offender for his natural lifetime.  Between March 25, 2019, and April 24, 2019, Kimmel, failed to properly register and update his registration.

This case was investigated by the U.S. Marshals Service.  Assistant U.S. Attorney Michael J. Elmore prosecuted the case.

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

Updated October 10, 2019

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