FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE : Wednesday, March 14, 2012
CONTACT: Sara Rabern, (605) 773-3215
Delmont Man Sentencing in Insurance Fraud Case
PIERRE, S.D. –Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that Robert Ray Hotchkiss, 42, Delmont, was sentenced yesterday to serve 4 years with 4 years suspended on one count of grand theft by deception, a class 4 felony. Charges stemmed from Hotchkiss’ submission of fraudulent insurance applications to obtain commissions while working as an insurance agent in 2008.
This case was investigated by the Division of Criminal Investigation and was prosecuted by the Attorney General’s Office.