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Deferred sentence for man arrested during Hulett Rodeo traffic stops

A Casper man has been given a deferred judgement and probation after being arrested for possession with intent to deliver during routine traffic control for the Hulett Rodeo parade.

At around 10 a.m. on June 11, 2022, a Crook County Sheriff’s Office deputy was conducting traffic control for the parade on the Belle Fourche River bridge at around milepost 15 of Hwy 24.

After stopping traffic, the deputy reports that he approached each vehicle to advise of the reason and delay, during which he spoke with the driver of a green vehicle, later identified as Allan Akers. According to court reports, t...