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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, August 31, 2018

Summit Man Sentenced to Seven Years in Federal Prison for Sexual Abuse of a Child

United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced today that U.S. District Judge Charles B. Kornmann sentenced a Summit, South Dakota, man convicted of sexual abuse of a child on August 29, 2018.

Desi Duncan Campbell, age 39, was sentenced to 7 years in federal prison, followed by 5 years of supervised release, and ordered to pay $100 in a special assessment to the Federal Crime Victims Fund.

Between approximately 2004 and 2008, Campbell engaged in sexual acts with a child.  At the times of Campbell’s conduct, the victim was under the age of twelve. 

This case was investigated by the Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe’s Law Enforcement, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and the South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation. The case was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Jeremy R. Jehangiri.

Campbell will self-surrender to federal prison on September 11, 2018, to begin serving his sentence.

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Updated August 31, 2018