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April 22, 2017
One sentenced on felony charges
One person was sentenced on felony charges recently in Southeast District Court in Jamestown. Daniel Peter Hofmann, 55, Medina, pleaded guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance, Class C felonies, and possession of drug paraphernalia and possession...
April 22, 2017 - 6:43am
April 8, 2017
Jamestown man sentenced on felony charges
A Jamestown man was sentenced to serve four years concurrently on two felony charges Friday in Southeast District Court in Jamestown. Jesse Johnson, 33, pleaded guilty in January to gross sexual imposition, a Class A felony, and possession of certain materials prohibited, a Class...
April 8, 2017 - 7:23am
Two people sentenced felony charges
Two people were recently sentenced on felony charges in Southeast District Court in Jamestown. Daniel Jay Johnson, 30, 704 2nd Ave. NE, pleaded guilty to criminal conspiracy, a Class C felony. Johnson was accused of conspiring with others to commit theft of property valued at more...
April 8, 2017 - 6:44am
December 10, 2016
Southeast District Court sentencings
The Jamestown Sun prints the criminal court proceedings from Jamestown Municipal Court and Southeast District Court in Jamestown. Southeast District Court The judges of the Southeast District Court in Jamestown include: Dan Narum, Ellendale, presiding judge; Bradley Cruff, Valley City;...
December 10, 2016 - 8:03am
November 2, 2016
Grand Forks man gets four years for robbing Bismarck hotel
BISMARCK—A Grand Forks man found guilty of robbing the Ramada Inn in August 2015 was sentenced to serve four years in prison. South Central District Judge David Reich gave 24-year-old Eybon Watkins the mandatory minimum for the felony robbery charge, according to Burleigh County...
November 2, 2016 - 6:36am
October 26, 2016
Jamestown man sentenced on drug charge
A Jamestown man who called police after someone allegedly broke into his house and stole drugs and cash was sentenced on a felony drug charge Tuesday in Southeast District Court in Jamestown. Tyler Dallmann, 31, 809 6th Ave. SE, pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance...
October 26, 2016 - 6:41am
October 8, 2016
MUNICIPAL COURT RUN DATE 10/08/2016 CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOL/MINOR Joshua Liam Huseby, 20, 6606 College Lane, $300 fines/fees, five days to be served in 48-hour increments by Dec. 20. Andrew Gage Maniss, 20, 6551 College Lane, $200 fines/fees, five days suspended, 30 hours community...
October 8, 2016 - 8:54am
September 29, 2016
Miller man sent to prison for attempted sex with a 15-year-old in sting operation
PIERRE, S.D.—A 34-year-old Miller man will spend almost four years in prison after he was caught in a sting operation in Pierre answering a Craigslist ad for sex with a 15-year-old girl. Joseph Raleigh was sentenced earlier this week by U.S. District Judge Roberto Lange on...
September 29, 2016 - 6:38am
September 8, 2016
Fort Totten man sentenced
A Fort Totten, N.D., man was sentenced to 14 years in prison Wednesday in the murder of an 18-year-old man. Lance Alan Robertson, 28, was sentenced in U.S. District Court, District of North Dakota for the second-degree murder Larse Weylin Azure Jr. on Dec. 19, 2015.
September 8, 2016 - 6:41am
September 5, 2016
Criminal sentences spark backlash, but Minnesota guidelines are set by state commission
BEMIDJI, Minn.—One month after a jury found him guilty of second-degree unintentional murder, Brian Keith Jourdain once again stood in front of Judge Paul Benshoof, this time to find out how long he would spend in prison.
September 5, 2016 - 6:38am
August 23, 2016
Man sentenced in death of brother
STANLEY, N.D. – A Powers Lake man who pleaded guilty to negligent homicide in the death of his brother was sentenced Monday to two years in prison.Aaron Ray Larson was charged in September 2015 after the Mountrail County Sheriff’s Office discovered the body of Larson’s brother,...
August 23, 2016 - 7:03am
May 28, 2016
Three sentenced on felony charges
Three people were sentenced on felony charges recently in Southeast District Court in Jamestown. Jessica Michelle Gilbertson, 33, 1219 9th Ave. SE, pleaded guilty to possession of controlled substance, a Class C felony, and possession of controlled substance, a Class B misdemeanor....
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May 28, 2016 - 6:29am
December 1, 2015
Man who led law enforcement on pursuit sentenced Monday
The Tracy, Minn., man who led law enforcement officers on a high-speed chase in southwest Jamestown on March 17 was sentenced Monday in Southeast...
December 1, 2015 - 8:30am
October 3, 2015
Three sentenced on felonies
Three people were sentenced recently on felony charges in Southeast District Court in Jamestown. Corey Joe Schmidt, 44, 1117 6th Ave. NE, Apt. 6, pleaded guilty to criminal trespass, a Class C felony, and possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance,...
October 3, 2015 - 7:34am
October 2, 2015
Kenmare mother sentenced in child starvation case
MINOT, N.D. – A Kenmare woman who starved her son to death will spend at least 21 years in prison and is not allowed to have contact with her...
October 2, 2015 - 1:05pm