One person was sentenced on a felony charge recently in Southeast District Court in Jamestown.

Christopher Houston Perman, 28, Jamestown, pleaded guilty to simple assault of a peace officer, a Class C felony, and preventing arrest or discharge of other duties, a Class A misdemeanor.

Perman was accused of causing bodily injury to Jamestown Police Department officers who were acting in their official capacity and requiring substantial force to overcome resistance to an arrest on Oct. 13.

Judge Troy LeFevre sentenced Perman to 60 days in the Stutsman County Correctional Center with credit for 19 days served. Perman was placed on 18 months supervised probation with all fees waived.

A Class C felony is punishable by five years in prison and a $10,000 fine. A Class A misdemeanor is punishable by one year in prison and a $3,000 fine.

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