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Courts

FARIBAULT COUNTY

DISTRICT COURT

Speeding — Krysteena M. Berrios, 34, of Sioux Falls, S.D.; fined $125.

Hands free law-engage in cellular phone or video call — Darrell D. Byerly, 55, of Barrington Hills, Ill.; fined $135.

Failure to stop at stop signs or stop lines at entrance to thru highway — Timothy S. Ware, 38, of Springfield, Mo.; fined $135.

Heidi R. Grace, 20, of Blue Earth received a stay of adjudication on a charge of theft-take/use/transfer movable property without consent; fined $13, restitution $13, six months unsupervised probation, pay restitution, don’t enter Blue Earth Dollar General store during probation, no same or similar.

Jeremy D. Hyink, 40, of Blue Earth was convicted of fifth-degree controlled substance possession-not small amount of marijuana; fined $835, sentenced to jail 365 days, stayed 358 days for two years, credit for time served seven days, two years supervised probation, can do STS for fines, follow all recommendations of chemical dependency assessment completed 12/27/19, complete diagnostic assessment and follow all recommendations, no new violations of the law, remain law-abiding, no alcohol/controlled substance possession with the exception of prescribed medications, random testing, disclose all prescription medications to probation agent and sign necessary releases, obtain permission from agent before leaving the state, follow all state and federal criminal laws, contact probation agent within 72 hours if been charged with a new crime; are in contact with law enforcement; if change address, employment, or telephone number, cooperate with search of person, residence, vehicle, workplace, property, etc. by probation officer, sign releases of information as directed, don’t use or possess firearms, ammunition or explosives if prohibited by law. Additional charge of possession of drug paraphernalia was dismissed.

Joey L. Post, 31, of Blue Earth received a stay of adjudication on a charge of driving after suspension; fined $200, six months unsupervised probation, no same or similar. Additional charges of school bus traffic violation-stop signal extended/red lights flashing, and failure of driver to carry proof of insurance when operating a vehicle, were both dismissed.

Jesus G. Veliz, 21, of Mission, Texas, was convicted of domestic assault; fined $1,712.50, restitution $1,712.50, sentenced to jail 90 days, credit for time served 90 days. An additional felony charge of domestic assault by strangulation, and a misdemeanor charge of interrupt, interfere, impede or disrupt 911 call, were both dismissed.

David M. Ward, 81, of Mankato was convicted of operate vehicle with expired registration; fined $115. Additional charges of uninsured vehicle-owner violation, and failure of driver who’s not owner to later produce proof of insurance if required, were both dismissed.

Claire E. Austin, 22, of Austin received a stay of adjudication on a charge of fifth-degree assault-inflict or attempt bodily harm; fined $385, six months unsupervised probation, remain law-abiding, no same or similar.

Dereck P. Whelan, 35, of Wells was convicted of disorderly conduct-offensive/abusive/boisterous/noisy/obscene; fined $185. Additional charge of fifth-degree assault was dismissed.

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