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Department of Justice

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

For Immediate Release

Wednesday, March 30, 2022
Timothy M. O’Shea
, United States Attorney

Grand Jury Returns Three Indictments

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

Verona Man Charged with Gun Crime

Devin Crayton, 32, Verona, Wisconsin, is charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition.  The indictment alleges that on January 11, 2022, Crayton possessed a 9mm handgun and 9mm ammunition.

If convicted, Crayton faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in federal prison.  The charge against him is the result of an investigation by the Verona Police Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.  Assistant U.S. Attorney Corey Stephan is handling the prosecution.


St. Paul Field Division