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Department of Justice

U.S. Attorney's Office
District of Wyoming

For Immediate Release

Thursday, June 8, 2017
John R. Green
, United States Attorney
Contact: Mark N. Trimble

Activity in the United States Attorney's Office

Sentences

Elijah Alon Algiene, 24, of Aurora, Colorado, was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson, on June 7, 2017, for being a felon in possession of firearms. Algiene was arrested in Casper, Wyoming. He received 37 months of imprisonment, to be followed by three years of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment and a $300.00 fine. This case was investigated by the Casper Police Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

Sherman George Quiver, 33, of Ethete, Wyoming, was sentenced by Chief Federal District Court Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal, on June 6, 2017, for sexual abuse in Indian Country. Quiver was arrested in Ethete, Wyoming. He received 120 months of imprisonment, to be followed by seven years of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment and $1,709.65 in restitution. This case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Office of Justice Services

James Sandfer, 54, of Riverton, Wyoming, was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson, on June 5, 2017, for possession of child pornography. Sandfer was arrested in Riverton, Wyoming. He received 46 months of imprisonment, to be followed by five years of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment and a $400.00 fine. This case was investigated by the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Casey Ray Woolsey, 31, of Denver, Colorado, was sentenced by Chief Federal District Court Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal, on June 5, 2017, for being a felon in possession of a firearm. Woolsey was arrested in Sundance, Wyoming. He received 100 months of imprisonment, to be followed by three years of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment and a $500.00 fine. This case was investigated by the Moorcroft Police Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

Jason Robert Slowik, 41, of Rawlins, Wyoming, was sentenced by Chief Federal District Court Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal, on June 5, 2017, for conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine and for possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime. Slowik was arrested in Rawlins, Wyoming. He received 120 months of imprisonment, to be followed by five years of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment and $400.00 in restitution. This case was investigated by the Rawlins Police Department, the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

David Castillo-Gonzalez, 23, of Denver, Colorado, was sentenced by Chief Federal District Court Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal, on June 5, 2017, for conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine. Castillo-Gonzalez was arrested in Cheyenne, Wyoming. He received 120 months of imprisonment, to be followed by five years of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment and $900.00 in restitution. This case was investigated by the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation, and the United States Drug Enforcement Administration.

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Field Division: Denver Field Division