An Eagle Butte man who sexually abused an incapacitated woman was sentenced to six years in prison by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange.

Cody Dean High Elk, 29, pleaded guilty to the assault that occurred in Dupree in September of 2002.

After completing his prison sentence, High Elk will spend three years on supervised release.

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