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Rosebud Woman Sentenced For Concealing Person From Arrest

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

Acting United States Attorney Randolph J. Seiler announced that a Rosebud, South Dakota, woman convicted of Concealing Person from Arrest was sentenced on April 28, 2015, by U.S. Magistrate Judge Mark A. Moreno.

Samantha Spotted War Bonnet, age 24, was sentenced to one year probation, and a $25 special assessment to the Federal Crime Victims Fund.

Spotted War Bonnet was indicted for on November 13, 2014 by a federal grand jury.  She pled guilty on April 28, 2015.

Between June 12, 2014, and June 13, 2014, Spotted War Bonnet harbored and concealed a person who had an active warrant for arrest.

This case was investigated by the U.S. Marshals Service and the Rosebud Sioux Tribe Law Enforcement Services.  Assistant U.S. Attorney Timothy M. Maher prosecuted the case.

Spotted War Bonnet was released on probation.

Updated June 22, 2015