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South Dakota News: PIERRE, Sex Trafficking Operation Results in Arrests

PIERRE, S.D. – Attorney General Marty Jackley, United States Attorney Ron Parsons, Pennington County States Attorney Mark Vargo, Rapid City Police Chief Karl Jegeris, and Pennington County Sheriff Kevin Thom announce that the Division of Criminal Investigation, the South Dakota Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force, and Homeland Security Investigations have conducted investigations into … Continue reading South Dakota News: PIERRE, Sex Trafficking Operation Results in Arrests

South Dakota News: PROJECT DAKOTA FLYER SENTENCES ANNOUNCED

Thirteen Men, Five Women, and Two Pawn Shops Sentenced for Lacey Act, Migratory Bird Treaty Act, and Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act Violations South Dakota – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that 19 defendants from Project Dakota Flyer – one of the largest wildlife trafficking investigations in the Midwest in recent history – … Continue reading South Dakota News: PROJECT DAKOTA FLYER SENTENCES ANNOUNCED

South Dakota News: Two South Dakota Men Charged with Drugs and Stolen Firearm Offenses

South Dakota – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that a Rosebud, South Dakota, man and a Black Hawk, South Dakota, man have been indicted by a federal grand jury for Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance, Possession of a Firearm by a Prohibited Person, and Possession of a Stolen Firearm. Antonio Siers, … Continue reading South Dakota News: Two South Dakota Men Charged with Drugs and Stolen Firearm Offenses

South Dakota News: Pine Ridge Woman, Elizabeth Ann LeBeau Sentenced to 25 Years in Federal Prison for Second Degree Murder

Pine Ridge, S,D.  – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that a Pine Ridge, South Dakota, woman convicted of Second Degree Murder and Accessory to Second Degree Murder was sentenced by Chief Judge Jeffrey L. Viken, U.S. District Court. Elizabeth Ann LeBeau, a/k/a Ann LeBeau, age 25, was sentenced on July 13, 2018, to 25 years … Continue reading South Dakota News: Pine Ridge Woman, Elizabeth Ann LeBeau Sentenced to 25 Years in Federal Prison for Second Degree Murder

South Dakota News: Pine Ridge Man, Cole Brewer Sentenced for Possession of a Stolen Firearm

Pine Ridge, S,D. – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that a Pine Ridge, South Dakota, man convicted of Possession of a Stolen Firearm was sentenced by Chief Judge Jeffrey L. Viken, U.S. District Court. Cole Brewer, age 27, was sentenced on July 13, 2018, to 37 months in federal prison, followed by 3 years … Continue reading South Dakota News: Pine Ridge Man, Cole Brewer Sentenced for Possession of a Stolen Firearm

South Dakota News: Sioux Falls Man, Maksim Stefanyuk Convicted of Distributing Child Pornography

Sioux Falls, S.D. – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that Maksim Stefanyuk, age 27, of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, was found guilty of two counts of distributing child pornography, one count of receiving child pornography, and one count of failing to register as a sex offender, as a result of a federal jury trial … Continue reading South Dakota News: Sioux Falls Man, Maksim Stefanyuk Convicted of Distributing Child Pornography

South Dakota News: Corson County Man, Milo Reuben Red Tomahawk Sentenced to Nearly 5 Years for Domestic Assault by an Habitual Offender

Little Eagle, South Dakota – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that Milo Reuben Red Tomahawk, age 38, of Little Eagle, South Dakota, was sentenced to 57 months in federal prison for his conviction of Domestic Assault by an Habitual Offender. U.S. District Judge Charles B. Kornmann pronounced the sentence in federal court in Aberdeen, … Continue reading South Dakota News: Corson County Man, Milo Reuben Red Tomahawk Sentenced to Nearly 5 Years for Domestic Assault by an Habitual Offender

South Dakota News: Pine Ridge Man, Zachariah Michael Found Guilty in Death of Child

Pine Ridge, South Dakota – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that Zachariah Michael Poor Bear, 24, of Pine Ridge, South Dakota, was convicted of First Degree Murder and Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury following a four-day federal jury trial held in U.S. District Court in Rapid City.  The guilty verdict was returned on … Continue reading South Dakota News: Pine Ridge Man, Zachariah Michael Found Guilty in Death of Child