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A man from Nageezi, New Mexico, has been sentenced to a year and a day in federal prison for his involvement in attacking another man with an ax.

Ronald Talashoma, 37, of Hotevilla, Arizona, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge G. Murray Snow to a total of 81 months of imprisonment.

PHOENIX — This week, two brothers were sentenced for their respective roles in the kidnapping and assault of three women,

Edwin C. Johnson, 36, of Crownpoint, was sentenced May 4 in federal court in Albuquerque, to 10 years in prison followed by three years of supervised release for an assault conviction, according to a news release from the U.S. attorney’s office.

On Dec. 9, 2015, Apache County Special Crimes Enforcement Team detectives had received information that a Dollar General employee identified as Daniella Bencomo was selling methamphetamine to people at the Dollar General store in Eagar, Ariz.

Gregory Kyle Chavez Jr., 29, a resident and member of San Felipe Pueblo, N.M., was sentenced Jan. 7 in federal court in Albuquerque, to 14 months in prison for his assault conviction

Officials for the Gallup Police Department are still saying that a Navajo police woman will be charged for fleeing the scene of an accident that occurred within the city limits on Dec. 27.

Farrell Bowman, 29, an enrolled member of the Navajo Nation who resides in Fruitland, N.M., was sentenced Dec. 1 in federal court in Albuquerque, to six years in prison for involuntary manslaughter.

On Nov. 5 at approximately 9:10 a.m., a woman contacted several Arizona Department of Public Safety officers on North Highway 89 and told them she found the body of a deceased person at a temporary campsite off of Fat Manus Loop Trail, according to a news release from the Coconino County Sheriffus Office.

Detectives located one half pound of methamphetamine, one handgun, and drug paraphernalia, numerous false identification cards, drivers licenses, and numerous altered credit cards.