September 5, 2014

Keshena Man Sentenced to Prison for Aggravated Assault of a Child

United States Attorney James L. Santelle announced that Richard J. Schreiber, (age: 21), of Keshena, located on the Menominee Indian Reservation, in the State of Wisconsin, was sentenced on September 4, 2014, in United States District Court to 53 months of imprisonment, followed by a term of three years on supervised release. The sentence was the result of a guilty plea by Schreiber on May 22, 2014, to a federal information charging him with one count of assault of a child resulting in serious bodily injury.

The investigation revealed that on two occasions Schreiber abused a 20-month-old male at a residence on the Menominee Indian Reservation. Schreiber admitted that he assaulted the victim.

The case was investigated by the Menominee Tribal Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Benjamin L. Whittemore.