Courts

MARTIN COUNTY

DISTRICT COURT

Failure to wear seat belt while in a motor vehicle — Justine M. Deslauriers, 30, of Jackson; fined $110.

Stephanie M. Reynolds, 28, of Fairmont was convicted of second-degree driving while impaired-two or more aggravating factors; fined $910, sentenced to jail 365 days, stayed 275 days for two years, credit for time served two days, serve as work release if eligible, serve as home detention/electronic monitoring if eligible, two years supervised probation, attend MADD impact panel, complete chemical assessment, follow all recommendations of evaluation, disclose all prescription medications to the probation agent and sign necessary releases, no alcohol/controlled substance use, no alcohol/controlled substance possession, random testing, remain law-abiding, follow all conditions set forth in the probation agreement, 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. Additional charges of driving while impaired-alcohol concentration 0.08 within two hours, and driving without a valid drivers license or vehicle class/type, were both dismissed.

Michael D. Smith, 56, of Fairmont was convicted on a felony charge of driving while impaired-refuse to submit to chemical test-breath or test refusal or failure; fined $210, commit to Commissioner of Corrections 42 months, supply DNA sample. Additional felony charge of operate motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol was dismissed.

Nicholas C. Thimesch, 36, of Fairmont received a stay of imposition pursuant to Minnesota statutes on a felony charge of domestic assault; fined $1,185, sentenced to jail 135 days, credit for time served 89 days, five years supervised probation, complete chemical assessment, follow recommendations of evaluation, domestic abuse counseling/treatment, no alcohol/controlled substance use, no alcohol/controlled substance possession, random testing, obtain permission from agent before leaving the state, no contact with victim(s), obtain employment, maintain employment, Domestic No Contact (DANCO), no assaultive, abusive or violent behavior including harassment, stalking or threats of violence, follow all conditions set forth in the probation agreement, 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, sign releases of information as directed, give DNA sample when directed, don’t use/possess firearms, ammunition, or explosives, don’t register to vote until discharged from probation and civil rights are fully restored. Additional felony charge of violate No Contact Order within 10 years of the first of two previous convictions was dismissed.

Keith W. Mercier, 38, of Truman received a stay of imposition pursuant to Minnesota statutes on a felony charge of threats of violence; fined $100, sentenced to jail 30 days, credit for time served 30 days, five years supervised probation, sentence to service 10 days for indeterminate, abide by all active orders for protection and restraining orders, restitution reserved, mental health screening, follow recommendations of evaluation, cognitive skill training, no assault, no alcohol/controlled substance use, random testing, obtain permission from agent before leaving the state, no contact with victim(s), obtain employment, maintain employment, Domestic No Contact (DANCO), follow all conditions set forth in the probation agreement, 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, sign releases of information as directed, give DNA sample when directed, don’t use/possess firearms, ammunition, or explosives, don’t register to vote until discharged from probation and civil rights are fully restored. Additional charges of domestic assault-commits act to cause fear of bodily harm or death, and domestic assault-intentionally attempts to inflict bodily harm on another, were both dismissed.

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