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Special prosecutor appointed in Mannon case

A special prosecuting attorney has been appointed in the case of a Kimball man who was arrested earlier this year on drug related charges.

Paul Schaub, Cheyenne County Attorney, has been appointed special prosecuting attorney in the state’s case against Shawn Mannon. Mannon was arrested on drug related charges and violation of supervised release conditions. He was on probation for federal charges at the time of his arrest, according to the arrest affidavit.

Mannon, represented by federal criminal defense attorney David Joffe of Florida along with Don Miller of Sidney, has been charged wit...