MINNEAPOLIS – A Detroit Lakes man has been sentenced to 84 months in jail adopted by three years of supervised launch for an armed theft of a comfort retailer on the White Earth Indian Reservation. Appearing U.S. Lawyer Charles J. Kovats made the announcement after U.S. District Choose Nancy E. Brasel sentenced the defendant.
Based on courtroom paperwork, on November 11, 2020, Levi Brandin Jerome, 34, entered a comfort retailer positioned on the White Earth Indian Reservation carrying an American Tactical Imports, Omni Hybrid, multi-caliber rifle. Jerome pointed the rifle on the retailer clerk and demanded she open the money register. Jerome stole roughly $2,250 in money from the register and from a drawer subsequent to the register earlier than fleeing the shop.
On November 2, 2021, Jerome pleaded responsible to 1 depend of theft.
This case is the results of an investigation performed by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, the FBI Headwaters Protected Trails Activity Pressure, the Minnesota Bureau of Prison Apprehension, the White Earth Police Division, the Becker County Sheriff’s Workplace, the West Central Drug Activity Pressure, the Paul Bunyan Drug Activity Pressure, and the Devils Lake (North Dakota) Police Division.
Assistant U.S. Lawyer Alexander D. Chiquoine prosecuted the case.