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Department of Justice

U.S. Attorney's Office
Western District of Wisconsin

For Immediate Release

Thursday, October 22, 2020
Scott C. Blader
, United States Attorney

Grand Jury Returns 6 Indictments

MADISON, WIS. -- A federal grand jury in the Western District of Wisconsin, sitting in Madison, has returned the following indictments. You are advised that a charge is merely an accusation and that a defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

Rhinelander Man Charged with Being a Felon in Possession of Ammunition

Dustin LaPuma, 26, Rhinelander, Wisconsin, is charged with being a felon in possession of ammunition. The indictment alleges that he possessed 9mm ammunition on August 10, 2020.

If convicted, LaPuma faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in federal prison. The charge against him is the result of an investigation by the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. Assistant U.S. Attorney Chadwick Elgersma is handling the prosecution.


St. Paul Field Division