Courts

MARTIN COUNTY

DISTRICT COURT

Speeding — Douglas J. Grandahl, 36, of Dundas; Amrit B. Singh, 59, of Dix Hills, N.Y.; Justin J. Lehmann, 18, of Ormsby; each fined $125.

Failure to wear seat belt while in a motor vehicle — Joshua M. Danielson, 34, of Brownsdale; fined $110.

Operate unregistered vehicle without plates on public streets or highways — Sarah F. Cox, 27, of Blue Earth; fined $185.

No proof of motor vehicle insurance — Colton J. Hilgendorf, 23, of Welcome; fined $285.

Keith E. Anderson, 53, of Fairmont was convicted of speeding; fined $125. Also convicted of display expired registration; fined $30.

Rachel R. Menssen, 37, of Truman was convicted of theft-take/use/transfer movable property without consent; fined $4,062.27, restitution $3,777.27, sentenced to jail 365 days, stayed 335 days for two years, serve as work release if eligible, concurrent with other charge, two years supervised probation, no alcohol/controlled substance use, no alcohol/controlled substance possession, random testing, pay restitution before fees, fines and surcharges, write letter of apology, complete Thinking for a Change cognitive programming, follow all recommendations for care and aftercare, 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 ammo if prohibited by law.

Wallace J. Putney, 61, of Fairmont was convicted of third-degree driving while impaired-alcohol concentration 0.08 within two hours; fined $810, sentenced to jail 365 days, stayed 361 days for two years, credit for time served four days, two years unsupervised probation, no alcohol/controlled substance use, no alcohol/controlled substance possession, random testing at the request of a licensed peace officer of the court, complete chemical assessment, follow recommendations of evaluation, attend MADD impact panel, no misdemeanor or greater violations of the law, restitution reserved. Additional charges of third-degree driving while under the influence of alcohol, and possession of open bottle, were both dismissed.

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