MUNICIPAL COURT

The Jamestown Municipal Court judge is Lawrence Kropp.

Note: All individuals reside in Jamestown unless otherwise noted. Individuals with a deferred imposition of sentence will have the charge or charges dismissed at the end of the deferred imposition if they have met the conditions of the sentence.

CONTEMPT OF COURT (THREE COUNTS)

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Andrew Levi Scevers, 20, five days, four suspended, one day credit for time served, complete domestic violence course, make payments in case.



CONTEMPT OF COURT/DISORDERLY CONDUCT/DROVE IN VIOLATION OF RESTRICTIONS/DROVE WHILE OPERATOR’S LICENSE WAS SUSPENDED

Luis Alberto Garza, 32, $60 administrative fees-general, $50 costs, $50 victim-witness fee, $300 fines/fees, submit to fingerprints, 20 hours community service, five days suspended.



DROVE WHILE OPERATOR’S LICENSE WAS SUSPENDED

Mary Newah Dahn, 52, $30 administrative fees-general, $25 costs, $25 victim-witness fee, $300 fines/fees, five days suspended.



FAILED TO INOCULATE DOG OR CAT AGAINST RABIES

Patricia Diane Pfaff, 73, $30 administrative fees-general, $25 costs, $25 victim-witness fee, $150 fines/fees.



FAILED TO LICENSE ANIMAL (INFRACTION)

Kelsey Lyn Lizakowski, 32, $50 fines/fees.



TRESPASSING

Melissa Ann Bjornson, 40, Freeville, N.Y., $30 administrative fees-general, $25 costs, $25 victim-witness fee, $500 fines/fees, 30 days, 25 suspended, serve time by Nov. 1. Five days may be served as straight time at Stutsman County Correctional Center or by electronic home monitoring in state where residing (Judge Peter K. Halbach).



DISTRICT COURT

The judges of the Southeast District Court in Jamestown include:

Daniel D. Narum, Ellendale, Presiding Judge

Mark Blumer, Valley City

Bradley Cruff, Wahpeton

Cherie Clark, Jamestown

James D. Hovey, New Rockford

Troy LeFevre, Jamestown

Jay Schmitz, Valley City

The name of the judge who sentenced the individual is listed in parenthesis behind each individual sentence.

Note: All individuals reside in Jamestown unless otherwise noted. Individuals with a deferred imposition of sentence will have the charge or charges dismissed at the end of the deferred imposition if they have met the conditions of the sentence.

AGGRAVATED ASSAULT/PREVENTING ARREST OR DISCHARGE OF OTHER DUTIES/SIMPLE ASSAULT

Breona Amber Oretta, 35, entered an Alford plea to each of the charges, which does not admit guilt but admits the state likely has enough evidence to convict; $25 victim-witness fee, 30 days, 16 days credit for time served, may serve weekends per rules of Stutsman County Corrections (LeFevre).



DRIVING OPERATING A VEHICLE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF LIQUOR OR DRUGS/DRIVING WHILE LICENSE PRIVILEGE IS SUSPENDED OR REVOKED/FLEEING OR ATTEMPTING TO ELUDE A POLICE OFFICER/PREVENTING ARREST OR DISCHARGE OF OTHER DUTIES/THEFT OF PROPERTY

Jacob Jay Leno, 29, Driscoll, N.D., $200 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $35 indigent defense application fee, $100 indigent recoupment, $25 victim-witness fee, $500 fine/state, chemical dependency evaluation, complete recommended treatment, not possess or own firearms for 360 days, 10 days, 10 days credit for time served (LeFevre).



POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE (TWO COUNTS)/POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE WITH INTENT TO DELIVER (THREE COUNTS)/POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA

James Joseph Goodroad, 35, entered an Alford plea to each of the charges, which does not admit guilt but admits the state likely has enough evidence to convict; $400 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $35 indigent defense application fee, $300 indigent recoupment, $25 victim-witness fee, 18 months supervised probation, 30 days, 18 days credit for time served (LeFevre).



MARRIAGE LICENSES

Marriage licenses issued at the Stutsman County Recorder’s Office:

Savannah Switter and Joseph Williamson, both Jamestown

Codilynn Seefeld and Cody O’Hara, both Jamestown

Petra Thysell and Joshua Johnson, both Jamestown