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Man gets 6 months in jail for outhouse explosion

Submitted by rebecca on July 19, 2010 – 7:45 amNo Comment

     GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) – A man accused of blowing up an outhouse at
a federal recreation area north of Gillette has been sentenced to
spend six months in jail.
     Twenty-two-year-old David Everett Smith pleaded guilty earlier
to a felony charge of property destruction. He was sentenced Friday
to five years of probation, and he must chip in on more than
$25,000 in restitution, to be divided among Smith and his
     Smith was one of four men accused of using an oxygen tank,
acetylene, fire extinguishers and Molotov cocktails to cause a
blast that destroyed an outhouse in the Weston Hills recreation
area last summer.
     Information from: The Gillette News Record – Gillette

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