United States Attorney Deborah R. Gilg announced the federal Grand Jury for the District of Nebraska has returned 21 indictments charging 22 defendants. Indictments are charging documents that contain one or more individual counts that are merely accusations, and every defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

Loni Lee Frenchman, 33, of Winnebago is charged with assault with a dangerous weapon on or about Oct. 23, 2013. The maximum possible penalty if convicted is imprisonment of 10 years, a $250,000 fine, three years supervised release and a $100 special assessment.

Richard Allen Brownrigg, 58, of Winnebago is charged with resisting and interfering with a police officer of the Bureau of Indian Affairs on or about Nov. 2, 2013. The maximum possible penalty if convicted is imprisonment of 20 years, a $250,000 fine, three years supervised release and a $100 special assessment.

Dana Lee Dick, 57, of Macy is charged in a two-count indictment. Count I charges the defendant with assault with a deadly weapon on or about Oct. 27, 2013. The maximum possible penalty if convicted is imprisonment of 10 years, a $250,000 fine, three years supervised release and a $100 special assessment. Count II charges the defendant with felony child abuse on or about Oct. 27, 2013. The maximum possible penalty if convicted is imprisonment of five years, a fine of $10,000, three years supervised release and a $100 special assessment.