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2016 – Press Releases

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12/30/2016

12/21/2016 Charlene Larvie has absconded from Parole: Larvie was convicted in Union County on a Possession of Controlled Substance charge.  Click on link to see the press release / warrant.

12/19/2016 Jon Marc Rangel Jr., a 32 year old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on the following charges: Possession of Schedule 2 Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine), a class 5 felony; and Driving Under the Influence, a class 1 misdemeanor.  Click on link to see the press release.

12/13/2016 State of South Dakota awards Diversion Funds to Counties.  The Union County State’s Attorney’s Office has developed a court-approved diversion program.  State’s Attorney Jerry Miller runs this program which includes a one-on-one interaction with a juvenile, sometimes with the juvenile’s parents. Over the course of a three month program, State’s Attorney Miller will have four meetings with the juvenile along with numerous e-mail or phone calls.  The program requires ten hours of community service, and can include special projects.  Miller will have some on the program research college programs, and other will be required to write reflection papers.  During the first reporting period, State’s Attorney Miller had five juveniles enroll in the program and successfully complete the program.  State’s Attorney Miller will not have a 100% pass rate for the next reporting period but he advises that he is very encouraged by the program and those who honestly participate.  Union County received an award of $1,250.00 for the five juveniles that completed the program.

11/28/2016 Myron Beauvais, a 36 year old, Sioux Falls, SD resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a second probation violation, on the original offense of a class 5 felony offense of Possession of a schedule 2  Controlled Substance  (Meth) charge.  Click on link to see the press release.

7/1/2016 Preston R. Coop, a 46 year old, Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on the following felony charges: Ct. 1, Grand Theft by Possession of Stolen Property (vehicle), a class 5 felony; Ct.3, Possession of Schedule 2 Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine), a class 5 felony; and Ct. 4, Possession of Schedule 1 Controlled Substance (Marijuana Wax), a class 5 felony.  Coop was sent to the penitentiary on these charges.  Click on link to see the press release.

5/24/2016 Myron Beauvais, a 36 year old, Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on the following charges: Possession of Schedule 2 Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine), a class 5 felony; and Driving Under the Influence, a class 1 misdemeanor.  Click on link to see the press release.

11/28/2016

09/26/2016 Dominic Lemcke, a 22 year old, Beresford, SD resident, requested a sentence modification that was denied by the Court.  Click on link to see the press release.

09/29/2016 Shawn Hoffman, a 24 year old, Dakota Dunes, SD resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a first probation violation, on the original offense of a class 5 felony offense of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2  Controlled Substance charge, and the second original offense of a class 6 felony charge of Ingestion of a Schedule 3 or 4 Controlled Substance.  Click on link to see the press release.

09/26/2016 Marty Stephens, a 54 year old, Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony offense of Ingestion of a Controlled Substance, and a class 1 misdemeanor offense of Driving While Intoxicated.  Click on link to see the press release.

09/12/2016   Nicholas Jankiewicz, a 35 year old, Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony offense of 3rd Offense of Driving Under the Influence. Click on link to see the press release.

08/29/2016   Nicolas Harris, a 22 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a second probation violation, on the original offense of a class 5 felony offense of Possession of a schedule 1 or 2  Controlled Substance charge.  Click on link to see the press release.

08/29/2016 David Hernadez, a 19 year old South Sioux City, NE resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony offense of Possession of Marijuana, and one class 1 misdemeanor offense of Ingestion. Click on link to see the press release.

08/25/2016 Jerica Castro, a 27 year old Jefferson, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony offense of Ingestion of a Scheduled 1 or 2 Controlled Substance charge.  Click on link to see the press release.

07/11/2016   Timur Yasat, a 27 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on the class 5 felony offense of Possession of a Scheduled 1 or 2 Controlled Substance charge.  Click on link to see the press release.

06/27/2016   Coda Christe, a 22 year old Dickensen, ND resident was re-sentenced following an admission to a first probation violation, on the original offense of a class 4 felony offense of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 1 misdemeanor offense of Possession of Marijuana, and a class 2 misdemeanor offense of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.  Click on link to see the press release.

05/09/2016   Nicolas Harris, a 22 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a first probation violation, on the original offense of a class 5 felony offense of Possession of a schedule 1 or 2  Controlled Substance charge.  Click on link to see the press release.

11/21/2016

10/24/2016  Joshua Hamilton, a 27 year old, Beresford, SD resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a second probation violation, on one class 5 felony offense of Ingestion of a Controlled Substance, and a class 6 felony offense of Grand Theft by Obtaining Property with a Credit Card.  Click on link to see the press release.

6/9/2016   David Roth, a 34 year old, Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentence on one class 4 felony offense of Grand Theft by Possession of Stolen Property.  Click on link to see the press release.

11/16/2016

11/14/2016 Jessica Karr has absconded from Parole: Karr was convicted in Union County on a Forgery charge.  Click on link to see the press release / warrant.

11/10/2016

9/26/2016 Bret Crippen, a 27 year old, Sioux City, IA resident, was sentence on one class 3 felony offense of Aggravated Assault.  Click on link to see the press release.

9/12/2016 Narciso Paniagua, a 22 year old, Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony offense of Ingestion of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance.  Click on link to see the press release.

9/12/2016 Narciso Paniagua, a 22 year old, Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a probation violation, on one class 5 felony offense of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance.  Click on link to see the press release.

8/29/2016 Amber Jacobson, a 32 year old, Rugby, ND resident, received judicial clemency as part of his disposition on one class 5 felony offense of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance that he admitted to.  Click on link to see the press release.

8/29/2016 Jeremiah Arneson, a 24 year old, Sioux City, IA resident, received judicial clemency as part of his disposition on one class 5 felony offense of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, and one class 1 misdemeanor offense of Abuse and Neglect of a Child, both of which he admitted to.  Click on link to see the press release.

8/29/2016 Hannah Swanson, a 20 year old, Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a probation violation, on the offense Ingestion of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony.  Click on link to see the press release.

8/29/2016 Charles Pollard, a 36 year old, Rugby, ND resident, received judicial clemency as part of his disposition on one class 5 felony offense of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance that he admitted to.  Click on link to see the press release.

8/15/2016 Consuelo Valdez, a 40 year old, Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a probation violation, on one class 5 felony offense of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance.  Click on link to see the press release.

7/18/2016 Keith C. Fisher, a 47 year old, Jefferson, SD resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a probation violation, on the offense Ingestion of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony.  Click on link to see the press release.

5/23/2016 Brandon Staum, a 34 year old, Elk Point, SD resident, was sentenced on a reduced charge of a class 1 misdemeanor offense of Simple Assault.  Click on link to see the press release.

5/19/2016 Gabriel Ramirez, a 24 year old, South Sioux City, NE resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a probation violation, on the offense Ingestion of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony.  Click on link to see the press release.

10/28/2016

10/17/2016 Travis Morgan has absconded from Parole: Morgan was convicted in Union County for a Possession of a Controlled Substance  and convicted in Lincoln County for the charge of Aggravated Assault.  Click on link to see the press release / warrant.

10/13/2016 Tiffany Beckman has absconded from Parole: Beckman was convicted in Union County for a Possession of a Controlled Substance and Ingestion of Controlled Substance charges.  Click on link to see the press release / warrant.

9/26/2016 Steven Rollison, a 65 year old Jefferson, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony offense of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor offense.  Click on link to see the press release.

9/22/2016 Samantha Cawallader has absconded from Parole a second time this year: Cadwallader was convicted in Union County for a Possession of a Controlled Substance  charge.  Click on link to see the press release / warrant.

8/29/2016 Daniel Simons, a 65 year old Alburquerque, NM resident, was sentenced on the following offenses:  Ct.2) DUI, a class 1 misdemeanor; Ct.3) Possession of Marijuana, a class 1 misdemeanor; Ct.4) Ingestion, a class 1 misdemeanor; and Ct.5) Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a class 2 misdemeanor. Click on link to see the press release.

8/25/2016 Jack Williams has absconded from Parole: Williams was convicted in Union County for a Possession of a Forged Instrument; Ingestion of a Controlled Substance; Escape; and Forgery charges.  Click on link to see the press release / warrant.

8/1/2016 Joseph A. Gardner, a 23 year old Hudson, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony offense of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance.  Click on link to see the press release.

5/23/2016 Russel S. Bergenske Jr., a 24 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony offense of Grand Theft by Insufficient Funds Check.  Click on link to see the press release.

5/23/2016 Kyle P. Bearheels, a 19 year old Welch, MN resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony for Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance offense.  Click on link to see the press release.

5/23/2016 Grace Ross, a 36 year old Wagner, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 2 misdemeanor offense of First Degree Petty Theft offense.  Click on link to see the press release.

08/12/2016

7/11/2016 Teddrick Schaffer, a 22 year old Brookings, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 1 misdemeanor offense of driving with a revoked license, and one class 2 misdemeanor offense of disorderly conduct.  This case began as a felony file and was resolved with a plea agreement to misdemeanor offenses.   Click on link to see the press release.

6/29/2016 State’s Attorney Jerry Miller and Sheriff Dan Limoges attended the Siouxland Tri-State Law Enforcement and Prosecution Briefing.  Click on link to see the press release.

6/20/2016 Anita Trask (a/k/a Anita Kenyon), a Mitchell, SD resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a probation violation on the following original charges:  Ct.4) possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, a class 5 felony; Ct.5) ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, a class 5 felony; and Ct.7) possession of drug paraphernalia in a motor vehicle, a class 2 misdemeanor. Click on link to see the press release.

6/9/2016 Jason McDonald, a 26 year old Florida resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony offense of Grand Theft.  Click on link to see the press release.

6/9/2016 Zunilda Reyes-Vega, a 24 year old Florida resident, was sentenced on one class 1 misdemeanor offense of misprision of a felony.  Click on link to see the press release.

6/9/2016 Tanner Christians, a 30 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony count of DUI (a 3rd offense).  Click on link to see the press release.

5/23/2016 Grace Ross, a 36 year old Wagner, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 2 misdemeanor count of petty theft.  This file was plead down from a felony.  Click on link to see the press release.

5/24/2016 Zachary Frye, a 20 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on one class 1 misdemeanor offense of Eluding, and one class 1 misdemeanor offense of driving with a revoked license.  Click on link to see the press release.

5/23/2016 Tiffiany Beckman, a 36 year old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on a class 5 felony offense of ingestion of a scheduel 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on link to see the press release.

4/21/2016 Travis Brownell, a 38 year old North Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 1 misdemeanor offense of violation of no contact order (domestic).  Click on link to see the press release. (16-174)

4/21/2016 Travis Brownell, a 38 year old North Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 1 misdemeanor offense of violation of no contact order (domestic).  Click on link to see the press release. (15-455)

4/21/2016 Travis Brownell, a 38 year old North Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 1 misdemeanor offense of simple assault  (domestic).  Click on link to see the press release. (15-417)

3/14/2016 Sabrina Devine, a 34 year old North Sioux City, SD resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a probation violation on an original class 4 felony charge of possession of a controlled substance.  Click on link to see the press release.

2/22/2016 Brian Mackeprang, a 46 year old Jefferson, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 1 misdemeanor offense of possession of a firearm while intoxicated, and one class 1 misdemeanor offense of simple assault (domestic).  Click on link to see the press release.

1/26/2016 Raquel Nino, a 27 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on one felony count of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, and one misdemeanor count of contributing to the abuse and neglect of a minor.  Click on link to see the press release.

07/26/2016

7/21/2016 Travis Hawthorne, a 35 year old Sioux City, IA resident was re-sentenced on the following charges: Possession of a Controlled Substance, a class 4 felony; and Inhabiting a Room where Drugs are Stored or Used, a class 1 misdemeanor.  This is Hawthorne’s second probation violation on  his second career felony conviction.  Click on link to see the press release.

6/27/2016 Alan Skogan, a 55 year old Elk Point, SD resident was sentenced on the three count of Possession of Child Pornography, each being a class 4 felony.  Click on link to see the press release.

5/23/2016  Faith Niebaum, a 22 year old South Sioux City, NE resident, was sentenced on the offense Ingestion of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony.  Click on link to see the press release.

5/9/2016 Robert Brown, a 65 year old North Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on the following offenses: DUI (Drugs), a class 1 misdemeanor; Ingestion, a class 1 misdemeanor; Possession of Marijuana, a class 1 misdemeanor; and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a class 2 misdemeanor.  Click on link to see the press release.

5/9/2016 Jennifer Sarutzki, a 42 year old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to a probation violation.  Sarutzki’s original conviction was for a class 6 felony offense of Possession of Marijuana.  Click on link to see the press release.

5/9/2016 Christopher Everett, a 26 year old Loveland, CO resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony offense of Possession of Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance with the Intent to Distribute charge.  Click on link to see the press release.

5/5/2016  The State of South Dakota (via the Union County State’s Attorney’s Office, and the Attorney General’s Office, along with the SD DCI agent) concluded that the charges against Binod Dhimal should be dismissed.  Click on the link to see the press release.

4/11/2016 Mariah LeClair, a 25 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on a class 5 felony offense Grand Theft by Possession of Stolen Property charge, and on a class 4 felony offense of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance with the Intent to Distribute charge.  Click on link to see the press release.

3/14/2016 John Vital, a 19 year old Sioux City, IA resident, received a suspended imposition from the court on the charge of a class 5 felony charge of Ingestion of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance.  Click on link to see the press release.

12/7/2015   Kandace Sanchez, a 46 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on a class 6 felony offense of Possession of a Known Forged Instrument.  This was Kandace Sanchez’s seventh career felony conviction.  Click on the link to see the press release.

06/16/2016

4/11/2016 Steven Yatsko, a 23 year old North Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on a class 1 misdemeanor offense of Simple Assault.  Click on link to see the press release.

06/14/2016

5/23/2016   Torin Munkvold, a 25 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on a class 3 felony offense of Aggravated Assault.  Click on link to see the press release.

5/9/2016   Deshaun Triplet, a 20 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced on a class 4 felony offense of 2nd degree robbery charge.  The Court revoked Triplet’s suspended imposition of sentence and sentenced Triplet to the penitentiary.  Click on link to see the press release.

4/25/2016   Randy Markee, a 30 year old Jefferson, SD resident, was sentenced on a class 5 felony offense of Possession of a Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine).  Click on link to see the press release.

4/25/2016 Casey Mitchell, a 28 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on a class 4 felony offense of Grand Theft and a class 1 misdemeanor offense of Criminal Trespass.  Click on link to see the press release.

4/11/2016   Dakota Rain Whitewater, a 25 year old Wisconsin Dells, WI resident, was granted a suspended imposition of sentence on at a class 5 felony charge of Possession of Controlled Substance (Marijuana Wax).  Click on link to see the press release.

3/28/2016   Thomas Thome, a 46 year old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on a class 5 felony of Forgery.  Click on link to see the press release.

3/28/2016   Joseph Zoellin, a 21 year old Lake Stevens, WA resident, was sentenced on a class 5 felony offense of Possession of Controlled Substance (Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannaviol).  Click on link to see the press release.

3/14/2016 David Schuenemeyer, a 34 year old Gerald, MO resident, was sentenced on a class 3 felony offense of Aggravated Assault.  Click on link to see the press release.

3/14/2016   Hannah Swanson, a 19 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was granted a suspended imposition of sentence on a class 5 felony charge of Ingestion of a Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine).  Click on link to see the press release.

3/14/2016   Shelbie Uhl, a 19 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was granted a suspended imposition of sentence on a class 5 felony charge of Ingestion of a Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine).  Click on link to see the press release.

06/09/2016

4/27/2016   Paul Koepke, a 24 year old Fargo, ND resident, was re-sentenced on a class 5 felony offense of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance charge (Methadone).  Click on link to see the press release.

04/11/2016   Steven Yatsko, a 23 year old North Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on a class 1 misdemeanor offense of Ingestion.  Click on link to see the press release.

03/28/2016   Peyton Heintzelman, a 19 year old Dakota City, NE resident, was granted a suspended imposition of sentence on a charge of a Possession of Marijuana with the Intent to Distribute offense.  Click on link to see the press release.

03/14/2016 Deborah Hall, a 49 year old Washington, IA resident, resolved a case in which she was charged with a felony with the following misdemeanor offenses: Driving Under the Influence, a class 1 misdemeanor; Resisting Arrest, a class 1 misdemeanor; and Intentional Damage to Property, a class 2 misdemeanor.  Click on link to see the press release.

06/06/2016

03/28/2016   Kevin Crum, a 52 year old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on a class 3 felony offense of Aggravated Assault.  Click on link to see the press release.

03/14/2016   Dylan Evanoski, a 33 year old Des Moines, IA resident, was re-sentence on his second probation violation on the class 5 felony offense of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance (Heroin).  Click on link to see the press release.

06/01/2016

05/09/2016 Cody Walker, a 23 year old Bellevue, NE resident, was sentenced on the following offenses following a jury trial: Ct.1) Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance (Marijuana Wax) with the Intent to Distribute, a class 4 felony; Ct. 2) Possession of Marijuana with the Intent to Distribute, a class 4 felony; Ct.4) Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance (Marijuana Wax), a class 5 felony; Ct. 7) Possession of Marijuana, a class 5 felony; and Ct. 8) Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a class 2 misdemeanor. Click on link to see the press release.

4/25/2016   Brandon Miller, a 33 year old Odessa, Texas resident, was sentenced on the class 5 felony offense of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance.  Click on link to see the press release.

4/20/2016   David Foux, a 27 year old Alcester, SD resident, was sentenced on the following five class 1 misdemeanor offenses: 1) Possession with the Intent to Distribute Marijuana; and 2-5) Contributory Abuse or Neglect.  Click on link to see the press release.

03/28/2016 Rebekka Ziebart, a 34 year old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on the class 4 felony offense of Grand Theft by Possession of Stolen Property.   Click on link to see the press release.

03/28/2016   Joseph Zoellin, a 50 year old Lake Stevens, WA resident, was sentenced on the class 5 felony offense of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine).  Click on link to see the press release.

03/28/2016   Anthony Smith, a 29 year old North Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on the class 5 felony offense of Ingestion of a Controlled Substance (Hydrocodone).  Click on link to see the press release.

03/28/2016   Russell Wounded Knee, a 25 year old El Paso, TX resident, received a suspended imposition of sentence on the original class 5 felony offense of Ingestion of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, and on the the class 1 misdemeanor offense of Carrying a Pistol without a Permit.  Click on link to see the press release.

03/23/2016  Samantha Cadwallader has absconded from Parole: Cadwallader was convicted in Union County for a Possession of a Controlled Substance  charge.  Click on link to see the press release / warrant

03/09/2016  (Corrected Copy) Cody Walker jury trial concluded with a split verdict.  Walker is convicted of 4 felony offenses and 1 misdemeanor offenses. Click on link to see the press release.

02/29/2016 Dennis VanMaanen, a 44 year old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was re-sentenced on a class 4 felony offense of Possession of a Controlled Substance charge and a class 1 misdemeanor offense of DWI.   Click on link to see the press release.

02/29/2016   Brendon Reed, a 40 year old North Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on the class 5 felony offense of Forgery.  Click on link to see the press release.

02/29/2016   Brendon Reed, a 40 year old North Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on the class 6 felony offense of Grand Theft.  Click on link to see the press release.

01/13/2016   Neal Ehlers, a 37 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on the class 4 felony offense of Possession of a Controlled Substance and on the class 1 misdemeanor offense of Driving While Revoked.   Click on link to see the press release.

12/21/2016   Dietrick Cunningham, a 24 year old Jefferson, SD resident, was sentenced on the class 5 felony offense of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine) charge.  Click on link to see the press release.

03/10/2016

03/09/2016   Cody Walker jury trial concluded with a split verdict.  Walker is convicted of 3 felony offenses and 2 misdemeanor offenses. Click on link to see the press release.

03/03/2016 Jerry Chalup, a 51 year old Dakota Dunes, SD resident was sentenced on a class one misdemeanor offense of possession of marijuana.  Click on link to see the press release.

02/22/2016  Case update on Michael McDougald, a 33 year old Brenton Harbor, MI resident, who was placed on supervised probation overdosed after sentencing.  Click on link to see the press release.

02/22/2016 Brittany Schertenleib, a 29 year old Brenton Harbor, MI resident was sentenced on the following charges: Ct.2: Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony; and Ct.3: Possession of Marijuana, a class 6 felony. Click on link to see the press release.

02/22/2016 Wyatt Larson, a 26 year old Fargo, ND resident re-sentenced following an admission to his probation violations.   Click on link to see the press release.

01/28/2016 Daniel Hoffman, a 43 year old North Sioux City, SD resident was sentenced on a 3rd offense of Simple Assault (within 10 years), a class 6 felony.  Click on link to see the press release.

01/28/2016 Gabriel Ramierz, a 23 year old South Sioux City, NE resident was re-sentenced on a class 5 felony  offense of Ingestion of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance following her admission to her probation violations.  Click on link to see the press release.

01/25/2016   David Lynch, a 26 year old Elk Point, SD resident was sentence on the charge of Aggravated Assault, a class 3 felony.   Click on link to see the press release.

01/25/2016   Jeffrey Ferdig, a 53 year old Sioux City, IA resident was sentenced on the following charges: Ct.1: Ingestion of  a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony; Ct.2: DUI, a class 1 misdemeanor; and Ct.3: Contributing to the Abuse and Neglect of a Minor, a class 1 misdemeanor.   Click on link to see the press release.

01/25/2016   Albert Stabler, a 19 year old Elk Point, SD resident was sentenced on the class 6 felony offense of Aiding and Abetting the Possession of Marijuana with the Intent to Distribute.   Click on link to see the press release.

01/25/2016 Caleb Stanek,  an 18 year old Dakota Dunes, SD resident was sentence on the following charges: Ct.1: Criminal Trespass, a class 1 misdemeanor; and Ct.2: Ingestion, a class 1 misdemeanor.   Click on link to see the press release.

01/11/2016 Robert Johnson, a 22 year old Sioux City, IA resident was sentenced on a class 5 felony  offense of Ingestion of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance. Click on link to see the press release.

3/3/2016

2/29/2016 Alejandro Holguin has absconded from Parole: Holguin  was convicted in Union County for a felony ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2  controlled substance  charge.  Click on link to see the press release / warrant.

2/24/2016 Jeffrey Green has absconded from Parole: Green was convicted in Union County for a felony ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2  controlled substance  charge.  Click on link to see the press release / warrant.

2/29/2016

2/23/2016 Melissa Torvell, a 39 year old McCook Lake, SD resident was arrested on the charge of Grand Theft, a class 4 felony.  This case has been dismissed by the Union County State’s Attorney’s Office as the file is being transferred to the FBI, office in Sioux Falls, SD.  Click on link to see press release.

2/1/2016     Joseph Heyden, a 30 year old Winchester, TN resident was sentence on the charge of Possession of Marijuana (>1 lb. but <10 lbs.), a class 4 felony.  Click on link to see press release.

2/1/2016     Daniel Graveland, a 28 year old Yankton, SD resident was sentenced on the charge of 3rd offense DUI, a class 6 felony.  Click on link to see press release.

1/28/2016 Derek Hoffman, a 30 year old North Sioux City, SD resident was sentenced on the charge of Simple Assault Against a Law Enforcement Officer, a class 6 felony.  Click on link to see press release.

1/28/2016 Narciso Paniagua, an 18 year old Sioux City, IA resident was sentenced on the charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance, a class 4 felony.  Click on link to see press release.

1/28/2016 Chelsea Myers, a 30 year old Beresford, SD resident went before the court for a deposition on a charge of Possession of a Known Forged Instrument, a class 6 felony. Click on link to see press release.

1/25/2016 James Hanson, a 50 year old Sioux City, IA resident was sentenced on the following charges: 1) DUI 2nd, a class 1 misdemeanor; and 2) Ingestion, a class 1 misdemeanor.  Click on link to see press release.

2/13/2016

1/25/2016 Jason Rollison, a 42 year old North Sioux City, SD resident was sentenced on the following charges: 1) Aggravated Assault (Domestic), a class 3 felony; and 2) Contributing to the Abuse and Neglect of a Child, a class 1 misdemeanor.  Click on link to see press release.

1/25/2016  Donald Embry, a 29 year old Salem, SD resident was sentenced on the following charges: 1) Commission of a Felony while Armed with a Firearm, a class 2 felony; and 2) Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony.  Click on link to see press release.

1/08/2016   Kevin Markee, a 23 year old North Sioux City, SD resident was sentenced on the class 5 felony charge of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance.  Click on link to see press release.

1/08/2016   Kevin Markee, a 23 year old North Sioux City, SD resident was sentenced on the class 6 felony charge of 3rd offense Driving Under the Influence.  Click on link to see press release.

12/21/2015 Thomas Sherman, a 29 year old North Sioux City, SD resident was sentenced on the charge of Simple Assault, a class 1 misdemeanor.  Click on link to see press release.

12/21/2015 Toni Olson, a 55 year old Elk Point, SD resident was re-sentenced on the original class 6 felony charge of Ingestion of a Schedule 3 or 4 Controlled Substance after admitting to a probation violation.  Click on link to see press release.

12/07/2015 Charles Shavies III, a 28 year old Oakland, CA resident was sentenced on the following charges:  1) Accessory to Grand Theft, a class 5 felony; and 2) Possession of a Known Forged Instrument, a class 6 felony.  Click on link to see press release.

12/07/2015   Katie Crippen, a 30 year old Sioux City, IA resident was sentenced on the following charges: 1) Forgery, a class 5 felony; and 2) Possession of a Known Forged Instrument, a class 6 felony.  Click on link to see press release.  Click on link to see press release.

12/07/2015   Katie Crippen, a 30 year old Sioux City, IA resident was re-sentenced following an admission to a probation violation.  The original charges in this file were 1) Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony; and 2) Driving with a Revoked License, a class 1 misdemeanor.  Click on link to see press release.

12/07/2015 Robert Soderborg, a 20 year old Beresford, SD resident was sentenced on the class 4 felony charge of Solicitation of a Minor.  Click on link to see press release.

12/07/2015 Brian Johnson, a 30 year old St. Louis, MO resident was sentenced on the class 5 felony charge of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance.  Click on link to see press release.

12/07/2015 Michael VornBrock, a 28 year old Sioux City, IA resident was sentenced on the following charges: 1) Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony; 2) DWI, a class 1 misdemeanor; and 3) Driving with a Revoked License, a class 1 misdemeanor.  Click on link to see press release.

11/23/2015 Jamie Tooker, a 40 year old Orange City, IA resident was sentenced on the class 1 misdemeanor charge of Contributory Abuse of a Child.  Click on link to see press release.

11/23/2015 James Daugherty, a 34 year old Minot, ND resident was sentenced on the class 4 felony charge of Grand Theft by Receiving Stolen Property.  Click on link to see press release.

11/23/2015 Roberto Olmos, a 21 year old Sioux City, IA resident was re-sentenced following an admission to a probation violation.  The original charges in this file were the following: 1) Ingestion of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony; and 2) Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony.

11/09/2015   Scott A. Erickson, a 34 year old Alcester, SD resident was sentenced on the following charges: 1) Aggravated Assault Against a Law Enforcement Officer, a class 2 felony; and 2) 1st Degree Intentional Damage of Property, a class 5 felony. Click on link to see press release.

1/30/2016

12/21/2015 Toni Olson, a 55 year old Elk Point, SD resident was sentenced on the class 5 felony charge of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance. Click on link to see press release.

12/21/2015 Tommie Lay, a 50 year old Elk Point, SD resident was sentenced on the class 5 felony charge of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance.  Click on link to see press release.

12/21/2015 David Emmelkamp, a 34 year old North Sioux City, SD resident was sentenced on the class 6 felony charge of Failure to File Excise Tax.  Click on link to see press release.

12/21/2015 Rachel Duerksen, a 38 year old Viborg, SD resident was sentenced on the following: 1)  Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony charge; and 2)  Ingestion of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony charge.  Click on link to see press release.

12/21/2015 Morris Owens, a 34 year old Dakota Dunes, SD resident was sentenced on the following: 1) Simple Assault Domestic, a class one misdemeanor; 2) Interfering with Emergency Communications, a class one misdemeanor; and 3) Contributing to the Abuse and Neglect of a Child, a class one misdemeanor.  Click on link to see press release.

12/21/2015 Jennifer Sanders, a 30 year old Elk Point, SD resident was sentenced on the class 6 felony offense of 3rd Offense DWI.  Click on link to see press release.

12/21/2015 Rick Spink, a 36 year old North Sioux City, SD resident was sentenced on the class 6 felony offense of 3rd Offense DWI.  Click on link to see press release.

12/15/2015 Kevin Bock Jr., a 34 year old defendant had a hearing to address his restitution payments as it pertains to the class 4 felony charge of Vehicular Battery.  Click on link to see press release.

12/7/2015 Steven Ponnequin Jr., a 26 year old Canadian, OK resident had a motion hearing to modify his sentence as it pertains to the class 3 felony charge of Aggravated Assault.  Click on link to see press release.

11/23/2015 Michael McDougald, a 33 year old Benton Harbor, MI resident was sentenced on the following: 1)  Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony charge; and 2)  Possession of Marijuana, a class 6 felony charge.  Click on link to see press release.

11/23/2015 Tyler Tucker, a 30 year old Seattle, WA resident was sentenced on the class 5 felony of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance.  Click on link to see press release.

11/23/2015 Javier Ramos-Lopez, a 25 year old Sioux Falls, SD resident was sentenced on a class 5 felony charge of Ingestion of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance.  Click on link to see press release.

11/23/2015 Gabriel Ramirez, a 23 year old South Sioux City, NE resident was sentenced on a class 5 felony charge of Ingestion of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance.  Click on link to see press release.

11/23/2015 John Hansen, a 52 year old Freeman, SD resident was  sentenced on the class one misdemeanor charge of Receiving a Wholesale Drug From Another Source, and on the class two misdemeanor charge of Failure to Have Proof of Financial Responsibility.  Click on link to see press release.

11/19/2015 Samuel Lockamy, a 33 year old Elk Point, SD resident had not paid his financial obligations and was served process to bring him back to the SD to show cause, if any, why he should not be found to be in violation of the terms and condition of his probation.  After fighting extradition back to SD, and prior to be arrested brought back to this jurisdiction, Lockamy paid his financial obligations in full.  At the time of this press release, Lockamy’s file had not yet been sealed by the court.  Click on link to see press release.

11/16/2015 Ryan Dirico, a 25 year old North Sioux City, SD resident was sentenced on a class one misdemeanor charge of Reckless Driving.  Click on link to see press release.

11/9/2015 Simon Chieng, a 22 year old Sioux City, IA resident was re-sentenced on the following charges: 1) Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony; and 2) DWI (Marijuana), a class 1 misdemeanor.  The Court revoked Chieng’s suspended imposition of sentence after his first probation violation.  This is Chieng’s second probation violation.   Click on link to see press release.

11/9/2016 Rosella Prins, a 46 year old Lee Summit, MO resident was re-sentenced on the class 6 felony offense of Identity Theft.  This is Prins’ first probation violation.  Click on link to see press release.

10/26/2015 Chad Kosinski, a 25 year old Elk Point, SD resident was re-sentenced on a class 5 felony charge of Ingestion of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance.  The Court revoked Kosinski’s suspended imposition of sentence due to his probation violation, therefore, this sentence will remain on his permanent criminal record.  Click on link to see press release.

10/26/2015 Jamie Buettner, a 35 year old Sioux Falls, SD resident was sentenced on the class one misdemeanor charge of Receiving a Wholesale Drug From Another Source, and on the class one misdemeanor charge of Possession of Marijuana.  Click on link to see press release.

10/26/2015 Nakia Lay, a 34 year old Elk Point, SD resident was sentence on the following: 1)  Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony charge; and 2)  Ingestion of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance, a class 5 felony charge.  Click on link to see press release.

10/26/2015 Juan Reyes III, a 22 year old Sioux Falls, SD resident was re-sentenced a second time due to his second probation violation.  Reyes was originally convicted of the following: 1)  Possession of a Controlled Substance, a class 4 felony charge; and 2)  Possession of Marijuana, a class 1 misdemeanor charge.  Click on link to see press release.

8/17/2015 Dylan Evanoski, a 33 year old Des Moines, IA resident was re-sentenced on a class 5 felony charge of Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Substance.  The Court revoked Evanoski’s suspended imposition of sentence due to his probation violation, therefore, this sentence will remain on his permanent criminal record.  Click on link to see press release.

3/10/2015 Colby Grant, a 19 year old North Sioux City, SD resident was re-sentenced on his class 1 misdemeanor offense of Misprision of a Felony charge.  The Court revoked Grant’s  suspended imposition of sentence due to his failure to follow the terms and condition of his probation.  Click on link to see press release.