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November 12, 2014

Peach Springs Man Sentenced to Eight Years in Federal Prison for Assault

PHOENIX—Having previously pleaded guilty to assault resulting in serious bodily injury, Jesus Fernando Navarro-Delgado, 20, of Peach Springs, Ariz. was sentenced on Nov. 3, 2014, by U.S. District Judge David G. Campbellto 96 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release.

According to court documents, on April 10, 2014, Navarro-Delgado was with the minor victim at a residence located on the Hualapai Indian Reservation when he became enraged and stabbed the victim multiple times causing the victim to sustain serious and permanent injuries. The minor victim is a member of the Hualapai Indian Tribe.

The investigation in this case was conducted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Hualapai Nation Police Department. The prosecution was handled by Christina J. Reid-Moore, Assistant U.S. Attorney, District of Arizona, Phoenix.

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