Encampment man arrested
Arrest based on charges of child abuse, domestic battery
May 5, 2022
An Encampment man could be facing more than 10 years in prison following charges of felony child abuse and domestic battery according to documents filed in Carbon County Circuit Court on April 29.
Dustin Gene Buffington was arrested on April 28 and charged with felony child abuse and domestic battery. According to an affidavit completed by Carbon County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) Investigator Dale Miller, CCSO Deputy Kelly Finn had been notified by dispatch about a report of an assault at Encampment school on the morning of April 28. Upon arriving at the school, Finn spoke with the school co...