The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma announced that Zion Alexander Canard, age 24, of Henryetta, was found guilty of one count of Child Abuse in Indian Country following a federal bench trial. The non-jury trial consisted of the presentation of evidence on August 14, and concluded with the guilty verdict. During the trial, the United States presented evidence that on Sept. 12, 2022, Canard abused an infant, resulting in cuts, bruises, and a brain hemorrhage.
August 23, 2023
Henryettan found guilty of abuse