Rosebud Woman Indicted
Wednesday, 18 December 2013 07:39
United States Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that a Rosebud, woman has been indicted by a federal grand jury for Acquiring Controlled Substances by Fraud and Theft in Connection with Healthcare.
Bonnie Melissa Levy, age 38, was indicted on December 10th. She appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Mark A. Moreno on December 11th, and pled not guilty to the Indictment.
The Indictment alleges that between January 1, 2013, and October 30, 2013, Levy knowingly and intentionally acquired and obtained possession of a controlled substance, Morphine. Further alleged is that she embezzled, stole, and converted without authority to her own use when she was not the rightful owner, Morphine and Benadryl, of a value of less than $100. The items were the property of the Rosebud Indian Health Services Facility.
The charges are merely accusations and Levy is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty. Levy was released on bond pending trial. A trial date has not been set.
Hit and Run at Local Business
Monday, 16 December 2013 11:40
Local authorities are investigating a hit and run accident overnight that caused extensive damage to the front of Swezey Outdoors on west highway 20 in Valentine. Apparently someone struck the entrance to the business with a vehicle and fled the scene. Video footage of the area is being reviewed to see if the incident was caught on camera. Swezey Outdoors remains open for business.