(Lander, Wyo.) – The trial for Curtis Oldman, an alleged accomplice in a November 2013 aggravated robbery in Riverton, began today. After jury selection yesterday, the state has been going through witnesses this morning and is reportedly expected to rest its case this afternoon. The trial is being held in the Ninth District Court in Lander.
Oldman, who was 27 at the time of the crime, is facing charges of Conspiracy to Commit Aggravated Robbery and Accessory before the Fact. Each of those crimes are punishable by 5 to 25 years in prison.
His co-defendants were Adrian Joseph Sixfeathers, 16, and Tiesha Underwood, 22.
Sixfeathers was charged with Aggravated Robbery, alleging he had used a pellet gun to rob a woman in the Walmart parking lot. For reasons unknown to County10 at this time, the case against Sixfeathers was dismissed in February and the file permanently sealed. Underwood pleaded guilty to her role in the crime and received a 4-6 year prison sentence suspended for six years supervised probation.
Read more background on the case here.