Batesland Man Sentenced For Assaulting Officer
by KDLT News
January 07, 2013 4:45 PM
A Batesland man was sentenced to a year in jail for assaulting a Federal Officer.
23-year-old William Morrisette was stopped near Pine Ridge by a tribal police officer when he threw cocaine in the officer’s face.
Morrisette was sentenced on December 11.
This case was investigated by the Oglala Sioux Tribe Department of Public Safety and the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Office of Justice Services.