Description: Muskogee, Oklahoma criminal defense lawyer represented Defendant charged with murder in Indian Country.
On April 7, 2022, Jimmy Louis Northcutt, Jr., age 45, of Ada, Oklahoma, pleaded guilty to one count of Murder in Indian Country – Second Degree. According to investigators, on July 18, 2019, Northcutt broke into a commercial marijuana grow operation and shot the victim three times, killing him. The crime occurred in Pontotoc County, within the boundaries of the Chickasaw Nation Reservation, in the Eastern District of Oklahoma.
The Honorable Ronald A. White, Chief Judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, presided over the hearing. Northcutt was remanded to the custody of the U.S. Marshal at the conclusion of sentencing. He will remain in custody pending transportation to a designated United States Bureau of Prisons facility to serve his non-paroleable sentence of incarceration.
Assistant United States Attorney Cameron McEwen represented the United States.
18:1111(a), 1151 & 1153 - Murder in Indian Country - Second Degree
Outcome: Imprisonment for a term of 222 months; Supervised Release for at term of 3 years; Special Assessment in the amount of $100.00.