Campbell County fraudster sentenced here
July 23, 2020
Jason Barnum has been sentenced on fraud charges in Crook County. The Gillette man allegedly obtained property by false pretenses from two separate victims in Crook County.
He has also been sentenced to up to 13 years in prison for defrauding the Boy Scouts and a 76-year-old woman out of $150,000 in Campbell County and has fraud charges in Wright and Weston County.
On February 21, Moorcroft Police Department was notified of the first incident. In his report, the officer who responded says he recognized Barnum’s name from numerous news reports in Campbell County.
The incident allegedly inv...