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DEA Special Agent Convicted of Assault with a Weapon and Carrying a Concealed Weapon While Under the Influence


On September 8, 2023, a DEA Special Agent assigned to the Denver Division was found guilty of one count of assault with a weapon and one count of carrying a concealed weapon while under the influence.  Ryan Donahue was convicted at trial in the Montana Eighteenth Judicial District Court, Gallatin County, Montana.  According to court documents and the evidence presented at trial, on or about November 22, 2021, Donahue carried a concealed weapon while under the influence of alcohol and pointed the weapon at another individual during an altercation at a bar in Bozeman, Montana.  The investigation is being conducted by the OIG’s Tucson Area Office and the Bozeman Police Department. 

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Conviction by Trial