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Patricia Elaine Jones, Former Director of Rosebud Tribal Ranch Sentenced for Embezzlement


September 11, 2018

Rosebud – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced today that a Rosebud woman was sentenced in federal court as a result of her conviction for Embezzlement and Theft from an Indian Tribal Organization. Patricia Elaine Jones, 66, of Rosebud, SD, was sentenced on September 4, 2018, by U.S. Magistrate Judge Mark A. Moreno. Jones was sentenced to 24 months of federal probation. She was ordered to pay approximately $23,000 in restitution.

According to court documents filed in Jones’s case, between April 1, 2015, and March 31, 2016, she willfully and knowingly embezzled, misapplied, and converted to her own use monies, funds, credits, goods, assets, and other property belonging to the Rosebud Sioux Tribe Tribal Ranch, an Indian Tribal Organization.


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