Wyoming News Briefs
February 21, 2019
Gillette man sentenced to prison in string of attacks
GILLETTE (WNE) — A Gillette man was sentenced Thursday to more than 10 years in prison for assaults on a puppy, his girlfriend and a fellow jail inmate.
“This is a horrific series of events,” said District Judge Thomas Rumpke. “It’s bad enough that you tortured the animal…Then on probation you beat up a household member, and if that’s not enough, while in jail, you decided to – pardon the language, but there’s no other way to say it – beat the crap out of somebody.”
In 2016, Santos pleaded no contest to aggravated...