Winnebago Man Sentenced For Assaulting Federal Officer
Winnebago, NE~~U.S. District Court Judge Joseph F. Bataillon sentenced 26 year old Milton James LaRose of Winnebago to time served and 6 more months at the Dismas Charities residential reentry center in Sioux City. LaRose was convicted of assaulting a federal officer.
A BIA officer encountered LaRose on the Winnebago Indian Reservation in July during a disturbance call. The officer tried to place LaRose in handcuffs when LaRose pulled away and punched the officer in the eye. LaRose continued to struggle and resist arrest, until the officer gained control of him.
This case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.