Courts

MARTIN COUNTY

DISTRICT COURT

Speeding — Richard L. Flohrs, 70, of Ormsby; fined $145.

Failure to wear seat belt while in a motor vehicle — Jeremy M. Moore, 34, of Sherburn; Cory L. Salisbury, 46, of Truman; each fined $110.

Failure to drive with due care — Patricia Plascencia De Vega, 50, of South Sioux City, Neb.; fined $125.

Steve A. Thompson, 18, of Ceylon received a stay of adjudication on a charge of failure of driver to carry proof of insurance when operating a vehicle; fined $200, one year unsupervised monitoring without adjudication, no same or similar. Also convicted of speeding; fined $225.

Stephene G. Tiah, 18, of Bancroft, Iowa received a stay of adjudication on a charge of theft-take/use/transfer movable property without consent; fined $100, one year unsupervised monitoring without adjudication, no same or similar. Also convicted of driving without a valid drivers license or vehicle class/type; fined $185.

Joshua P. Thate, 35, of Granada was convicting of driving under the influence of alcohol; fined $610, sentenced to jail 90 days, stayed 90 days for one year, one year unsupervised probation, no alcohol/controlled substance use, no alcohol/controlled substance possession, random testing, complete chemical assessment, follow recommendations of evaluation, attend MADD impact panel, no misdemeanor or greater violations of the law. Also received a statutory stay of adjudication on a charge of carrying a pistol while under the influence of alcohol-concentration 0.10 or more; one year unsupervised monitoring without adjudication, no same or similar. Additional charges of fourth-degree driving while impaired, and failure to keep to the right, were both dismissed.

Edward G. Smith, 51, of Fairmont was convicted of domestic abuse-violate No Contact Order within 10 years of previous conviction; fined $485, sentenced to jail 365 days, stayed 347 days for two years, credit for time served 18 days, two years supervised probation, no alcohol/controlled substance use, no alcohol/controlled substance possession, random testing at the request of your agent or licensed peace officer, complete chemical assessment, follow recommendations of evaluation, follow all state and federal criminal laws, report to agent as directed, advise agent prior to changing employment and/or residence, cooperate and be truthful with agent in all matters, notify agent if arrested and/or issued a summons, obtain permission from agent before leaving the state, don’t ship/transport/possess/receive firearms or ammunition if prohibited by law. Additional charge of giving peace officer a false name was dismissed.

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