Riverton man gets 18 months in jail plus probation for December 2013 incident on C’Hair Lane

(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – Owen John Brown, 27, of Riverton, was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson on May 29, 2014, for resisting a federal officer with a dangerous weapon. Brown was arrested in Denver, Colorado. Brown was initially charged with assaulting a federal officer after he allegedly tried to run the officer over with a car.

He received 18 months imprisonment, to be followed by three years of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $400.00 fine and a $100.00 special assessment. This case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Read more background about Brown’s case here.