Courts

FARIBAULT COUNTY

DISTRICT COURT

Speeding — Alex G. Cyert, 24, of Winona; James R. Kelley, 45, of Greenfield, Ohio; Andriy Krayniy, 24, of Elmwood Park, Ill.; Steve A. Seykora, 33, of Blooming Prairie; each fined $125.

Ubah A. Siyad, 21, of Sioux Falls, S.D.; fined $145.

Failure to wear seat belt while in a motor vehicle — Douglas E. Cline, 44, of Loudonville, Ohio; fined $110.

Display expired registration — Frederick A. Douglas, 18, of Rochester; fined $115.

Two reflectors required — Johnathon R. Shoemaker, 30, of Blue Earth; fined $125.

No Minnesota driver’s license (after 60 days residency/30 days CDL) — Adam J. Dau, 25, of Spirit Lake, Iowa; fined $185.

Wyatt E. Tungland, 19, of Frost was convicted of underage drinking and driving; fined $585, sentenced to jail 90 days, stayed 90 days for one year, one year unsupervised probation, successfully complete and provide proof of alcohol and/or psychological counseling for this offense to state and court within 120 days, no same or similar. Additional charges of underage possession of alcohol, and driver allows open bottle violation, were both dismissed.

Lori J. Placek, 52, of Wells had a charge of stalking-follow, monitor or pursues another continued for dismissal; six months unsupervised probation, no same or similar for six months.

Ashley R. Melton, 31, of Kiester received a statutory stay of adjudication on a felony charge of fifth-degree controlled substance possession-not small amount of marijuana; fined $1,085, due within one year, sentenced to jail five days, credit for time served five days, five years supervised probation, address substance use and mental health concerns through individual counseling until discharged from care, no alcohol/controlled substance use with the exception of prescribed medications, random testing, obtain permission from agent before leaving the state, follow all state and federal criminal laws, contact probation agent within 72 hours if you’ve been charged with a new crime; are in contact with law enforcement; if you change address, employment, or telephone number, cooperate with search of your person, residence, vehicle, workplace, property, etc. by your probation officer, give a DNA sample when directed, sign all releases of information as directed, don’t use or possess firearms, ammunition or explosives, don’t register to vote until discharged from probation and civil rights are fully restored. Three separate felony charges of fifth-degree controlled substance possession-not small amount of marijuana, were all dismissed.

Michael J. Heitkamp, 29, of Delavan was convicted of second-degree driving while impaired-two or more aggravating factors; fined $888.93, restitution $23.93, sentenced to jail 365 days, stayed 275 days for two years, credit for time served four days, serve 30 days in jail and may serve remaining jail sentence on electronic home monitoring at defendant’s expense, can do STS for fines, sentence to service two days for 90 days, follow all recommendations of the Rule 25 chemical dependency assessment, continue psychiatric evaluation/treatment at Open Door Health Center in Mankato, continue psychological evaluation/ treatment at Open Door Health Center, no alcohol/controlled substance use with the exception of prescribed medications, random testing, obtain permission from agent before leaving the state, follow all state and federal criminal laws, contact probation agent within 72 hours if you’ve been charged with a new crime; are in contact with law enforcement; if you change address, employment, or telephone number, cooperate with search of your person, residence, vehicle, workplace, property, etc. by your probation officer, give a DNA sample when directed, sign all releases of information as directed, don’t use or possession firearms, ammunition or explosives if prohibited by law. Also convicted of carrying a pistol while under the influence of alcohol; sentenced to jail 90 days, credit for time served four days, serve 30 days in jail and may serve remaining jail sentence on electronic home monitoring at defendant’s expense. Additional charges of operate vehicle under the influence of alcohol, and driving after revocation, were both dismissed.

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