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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Western District of Oklahoma

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, September 18, 2014

Yukon Physician To Serve 36 Months Probation And Pay Over $340,000 In Restitution For Failure To File Tax Returns

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma – DWAYNE L. ROUSH, a physician from Yukon, Oklahoma, who is practicing in Purcell, Oklahoma, was sentenced yesterday to serve 36 months of probation and ordered to pay $340,652.53 in restitution to the IRS for to failing to file a federal tax return for 2011, announced Sanford C. Coats, United States Attorney for the Western District of Oklahoma. In addition, Roush was ordered to pay a $1,000 fine and perform 200 hours of community service.

Roush was charged by information on May 22, 2014, with failing to file a federal tax return for 2011. He pled guilty on June 10, 2014. As part of his guilty plea, Roush agreed to pay restitution to the Internal Revenue Service for six tax years, including 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012.

This case is the result of an investigation by IRS Criminal Investigation and was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Julia E. Barry

Updated December 15, 2014