Two people were sentenced on felony charges recently in Southeast District Court in Jamestown.
Thomas Oliver Melland, 35, Jamestown, pleaded guilty to criminal conspiracy to commit theft of property and theft of property, Class C felonies.
Melland was accused of conspiring with another person to take property from a business valued at more than $1,000 but less than $10,000 and taking property from a storage unit valued at more than $1,000 and less than $10,000 between Sept. 26, 2017, and Oct. 3, 2017.
Judge Cherie Clark sentenced Melland to 17 days in the Stutsman County Correctional Center with credit for nine days served. Melland was ordered not to possess or own firearms for two years and to pay a $35 indigent defense application fee, $4,500 restitution and $25 victim-witness fee.
A Class C felony is punishable by five years in prison and a $10,000 fine.
Konah Geapah Tarr, 34, Jamestown, was found guilty by a 12-person jury of unauthorized use of personal information, a Class C felony.
Tarr was accused of using another person's name in an attempt to obtain credit, money or goods valued at less than $1,000 between Dec. 29, 2017, and Jan. 12, 2018.
Clark sentenced Tarr to 30 days in the Stutsman County Correctional Center with work release allowed. Tarr was ordered to not own or possess a firearm for two years and to pay a $400 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $35 indigent defense application fee and $25 victim-witness fee.