December 18, 2017

2017 – Press Releases

2017 – Press Releases

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12/15/2017

12/08/2017  Dennis VanMaanen, a 48-year-old, Sioux Falls, SD resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original charge of one class four felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

12/08/2017  Anthony Jones, a 36-year-old, Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony offense of grand theft by receiving stolen property charge. Click on the link to see the press release.

12/08/2017  Dustin Martin, a 36-year-old, Fargo, ND resident, was sentenced on one a class 4 felony offense of a DUI 6th offense charge. Click on the link to see the press release.

12/08/2017  Nicholas Beeck, a 20-year-old, Akron, IA resident, was sentenced on one class five felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

10/16/2017  Michael Harris, a 21-year-old, St. Louis, Mo resident, was sentenced on one class five felony offense of possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute more than 1 ounce but less than 1/2 pound; and one class five felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

08/28/2017  Rolin Taylor, a 52-year-old, Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on one a class 6 felony offense of a DUI 3rd offense charge. Click on the link to see the press release. Click on the link to see the press release.

08/28/2017  Luis Silvia, 28-year-old, Louisville, KY resident,  was sentenced on one class five felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

08/07/2017  Randy Markee, a 30-year-old, Jefferson, SD resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original charge on one class five felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

07/30/2017  Steven Johnson, a 56-year-old, Burbank, SD resident, was sentenced on the following charges:  Ct.1: possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance; Ct.6: possession of drug paraphernalia, a class 1 misdemeanor; Ct.7: Speeding, a class 2 misdemeanor; and Ct.4: obstructing law enforcement, a class 1 misdemeanor.  Click on the link to see the press release.

07/31/2017  Austin Gengler, a 26-year-old, LeMars, IA resident, was re-sentenced on the following charges: Ct.1: Forgery, a class 5 felony; Ct.3: False Impersonation to a Police Officer, a class 1 misdemeanor; and Ct.5: Speeding, a class 2 misdemeanor.  Click on the link to see the press release.  Click on the link to see the press release.

07/31/2017  Austin Gengler, a 26-year-old, LeMars, IA resident, was re-sentenced on the original charges of Ct.2: Identity Theft, a class 6 felony; Ct.4: Speeding, a class 2 misdemeanor.  Click on the link to see the press release.

06/26/2017  Bill O’Quinn, 44-year-old, Dixen, NE resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original charge on one class five felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

06/26/2017  Jessica Martinez a 28-year-old, Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on the following charges: Ct.2: possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance; and Ct.3: ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

12/07/2017

11/17/2017  Emily Colucci, a 21-year-old, Denton, TX resident, was sentenced on one class five felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

11/18/2017  Greg Redden, a 33-year-old, St. Louis, MO resident, was sentenced on two class five felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

10/23/2017  Jonathon Chable, as 23-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original charge of one class five felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

10/23/2017  Herick Carias, a 41-year-old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on one class five felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 3 or 4 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

9/11/2017  Monica Padilla, a 22-year-old San Antonio, TX resident, was sentenced on three class five felony offense of Possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

9/11/2017  Nicolle Anderson, a 37-year-old North Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on one class five felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, and one class five felony offense of keeping a place for use of controlled substances.  Click on the link to see the press release.

3/27/2017  Jerry Clay, a 48-year-old North Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on one class five felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

8/15/2016  Jonathon Chable, as 23-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on one class five felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

11/30/2017

11/20/2017  Nakia Lay, a 34-year-old Elk Point, SD resident, was sentenced on one class five felony offense of Possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, a class 5 felony; and one class five felony offense of  Ingestion of Possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

11/06/2017  Amanda Brannan, a 36-year-old Kansas City, MO resident, was sentenced on one class five felony offense of  Possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, a class 5 felony; and one class misdemeanor offense of  Possession of a marijuana.  Click on the link to see the press release.

10/23/2017  Union County States Attorney Jerry A. Miller receives $4,768.47 by providing diversion opportunities through the diversion fiscal incentive program.  Click on the link to see the letter from Governor Dennis Daugaard.

10/16/2017 Terry Tague, a 39-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original charges: Grand Theft, a class 6 felony; Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 Controlled Drugs, a class 5 felony; and Second Degree Escape.  Click on the link to see the press release.

09/25/2017  Joshua Pile, a 28-year-old Louisville, KY resident, was sentenced on one class five felony offense of Possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, a class 5 felony; and one class misdemeanor offense of  Possession of a marijuana; and possession of Drug Paraphernalia.  Click on the link to see the press release.

09/25/2017  Riley Grell, a 19-year-old North Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on one class one misdemeanor offense of Driving Under the Influence; and one class misdemeanor offense of Unauthorized Operation of Vehicle.  Click on the link to see the press release.

09/11/2017  Myron Beauvais, a 36-year-old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original charges: Possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, a class 5 felony; Driving Under the Influence, a class 1 misdemeanor.  Click on the link to see the press release.

09/11/2017  Narciso Paniagua, a 23-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original charges: Ct.1: Ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, a class 5 felony.  Click on the link to see the press release.

09/11/2017  Narciso Paniagua, a 23-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original charges: Ct.2: Possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, a class 5 felony.  Click on the link to see the press release.

07/24/2017  Sean Shehan, a 33-year-old Ottawa, KS resident, was sentenced to one class 6 felony offense of simple assault (domestic).  Click on the link to see the press release.

07/10/2017  Cody Matney, a 27-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original charge: Ct.1: aggravated Eluding, a class 6 felony.  Click on the link to see the press release.

04/11/2017  Beulah Martin, a 29-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced to one class 6 felony offense of Bigamy.  Click on the link to see the press release.

11/24/2017

11/17/2017  Aubrey Heck, a 23-year-old Vermillion, SD resident, was sentenced on one count of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance charge, a class 5 felony. Click on the link to see the press release.

11/11/2017  Derick Neuman, a 20-year-old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original charges: Ct.1: Possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, a class 5 felony; Ct.2: Possession of a schedule 3 or 4 controlled substance, a class 6 felony; and Ct.5: Possession of Marijuana, a class 1 misdemeanor.  Click on the link to see the press release.

11/6/2017  Michael Hamilton, a 34-year-old, North Sioux City, SD resident, received a suspended imposition of sentence from the court after entering a no-contest plea to the class 1 misdemeanor offense of Contributing to the abuse, neglect or delinquency of a minor.  Click on the link to see the press release.

10/16/2017  Russel S. Bergenske Jr., a 24-year-old, Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original class 6 felony offense of grand theft by insufficient funds check.  Click on the link to see the press release.

09/11/2017  Tanya Jeffords, a 31 year old North Sioux City, SD resident, received a suspended imposition of sentence on the underlying offenses: Ct.1: Possesson of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, a class 5 felony; Ct.7:  Contributing to the abuse, neglect or delinquency of a minor, a class 1 misdemeanor; Ct.8: Contributing to the abuse, neglect or delinquency of a minor, a class 1 misdemeanor; and Ct.9: Inhabiting a room where controlled substance are illegally stored or used, a class 1 misdemeanor.  Click on the link to see the press release.

08/28/2017  Joel Fattig, a 33-year-old Elk Point, SD resident, was sentenced on one count of contributing to the abuse, neglect or delinquency of a minor, a class 1 misdemeanor. Click on the link to see the press release.

06/26/2017  David Nagel, a 25-year-old North Sioux City, SD resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original class 3 felony offense of aggravated assault (strangulation).  Click on the link to see the press release.

06/19/2017  Shawn Daniels, a 34-year-old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on one count of abuse or cruelty to a minor, a class 4 felony; one count of simple assault (domestic) a class 1 misdemeanor; and one count of  contributing to the abuse, neglect or delinquency of a minor, a class 1 misdemeanor.  Click on the link to see the press release.

11/16/2017

07/31/2017  Joshua Harvey, a 41-year-old Alcester, SD resident, was sentenced on a class 1 misdemeanor offense for simple assault (domestic).  Click on the link to see the press release.

 07/31/2017  Joshua Harvey, a 41-year-old Alcester, SD resident, was sentenced on a class 1 misdemeanor offense for violation of a no-contact order.  Click on the link to see the press release.

07/31/2017  Joshua Harvey, a 41-year-old Alcester, SD resident, was sentenced on two class 1 misdemeanor offense for stalking and for a violation of a no-contact order.  Click on the link to see the press release.

11/15/2017

10/16/2017  Tanisha Lovegreen, a 27-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on a class 5 felony offense for forgery.  Click on the link to see the press release.

5/22/2017  Tillman Taylor, a 35-year-old Beresford, SD resident, was sentenced on the following offenses: Ct1) Simple Assault (Domestic), a class 1 misdemeanor; Ct2) Simple Assault Against a Law Enforcement Officer, a class 6 felony; Ct5) Simple Assault (Domestic), a class 1 misdemeanor; and Ct7) Simple Assault (Domestic), a class 1 misdemeanor.  Click on the link to see the press release.

5/11/2017  Jacob Monell, a 30-year-old Sioux City, IA resident was sentenced on a class 5 felony offense for ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

11/03/2017

10/02/2017  Andrew Polly, a 20-year-old Elk Point, SD resident, was sentenced on the following charges: Ct3: Sexual Contact with a person under the age of sixteen, a class 3 felony; Ct.8: Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor, a class 1 misdemeanor; Ct. 9: Maintaining a Common Nuisance, a class 1 misdemeanor; and Ct. 10: Racing, a class 2 misdemeanor.  Click on the link to see the press release.

10/23/2017  Todd Matney-Cooper, a 45-year-old Sergeant Bluff, IA resident, was sentenced on a class 3 felony offense of sexual contact with a person under the age of sixteen.  Click on the link to see the press release.

10/16/2017  Michael Lay, a 42-year-old Vermillion, SD resident, was sentenced on a class 4 felony offense of Forgery.  Click on the link to see the press release.

10/16/2017  Michael Lay, a 42-year-old Vermillion, SD resident, was sentenced on a class 5 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

09/25/2017  Justin Day, a 32-year-old MN resident, was sentenced on a class 6 felony 3rd offense of driving under the influence charge.  Click on the link to see the press release.

09/21/2017  Connie Dominguez, a 43-year-old Wayne, NE resident, was sentenced on the following charges: Ct2C: Aggravated Assault  (Domestic), a class 3 felony; and Ct3: Reckless Driving, a class 1 misdemeanor. Click on the link to see the press release.

08/28/2017  Zachery Bodlak, a 22-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on the following charges: Ct4: Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor, a class 1 misdemeanor;  and Ct. 10: Racing, a class 2 misdemeanor.  Click on the link to see the press release.

05/05/2017  Kevin Farmer, a 55-year-old Agency Village, SD resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original class 5 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

05/05/2017  Joseph Gardner, a 23-year-old Hudson, SD resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original class 5 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

11/01/2017

10/23/2017  Barbara Lewis, a 41-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

10/16/2017  Steven VanHofwegen, a 40-year-old Beresford, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony offense of driving under the influence – 3rd offense.  Click on the link to see the press release.

9/12/2017  Toni Olson, a 55-year-old North Sioux City, SD resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original charge of a class 4 felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.   Click on the link to see the press release.

08/07/2017  Lucas Risseeuw, a 24-year-old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the following original charges: one class 5 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance; and one class 2 misdemeanor charge for failure to stop at a weigh station; and one class 2 misdemeanor charge for possession of drug paraphernalia.  Click on the link to see the press release.

07/21/2017  Sandy VanRoekel, a 38-year-old Elk Point, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony count of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance and a class 1 misdemeanor offense of driving under the influence charge.  Click on the link to see the press release.

07/10/2017  Ashley Condit, a 24-year-old Beresford, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 1 misdemeanor charge of misprision of a felony. Click on the link to see the press release.

06/26/2017  Karen Condit, a 57-year-old Beresford, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 1 misdemeanor charge of misprision of a felony. Click on the link to see the press release.

06/26/2017  Travis Hunter, a 31-year-old Nebraska resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony count of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

03/17/2017  Larry Gotch, a 42-year-old North Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 4 felony charge of grand theft.  Click on the link to see the press release.  This is Gotch’s thirteenth felony conviction.

6/20/2017

3/27/2017   Justin Ames, a 37-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony count of grand theft by deception.  Click on the link to see the press release.

3/14/2017   John Vital, a 19-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original class 5 felony offenses of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  The Court, in this case, revoked Vital’s suspended imposition of sentence.  Click on the link to see the press release.

3/6/2017   Khammy Chanthavong, a 59-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony count of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

2/6/2017   Richard Carlson II, a 37-year-old Alcester, SD resident, was sentenced on the following charges:  one class one misdemeanor offense of Simple Assault; one class one misdemeanor offense of entering or remaining in a building; one class one misdemeanor offense of refusing to leave property after notice; and one class two misdemeanor offense of intentional damage to property.  Click on the link to see the press release.

6/16/2017

5/8/2017   Charles Shavies III, a 28-year-old Oakland, CA resident, requested a hearing to address the return of property.  The State had addressed Mr. Shavies’ request in a letter dated July 25, 2016, which was filed in Mr. Shavies’ file.  Mr. Shavies did not appear for the hearing.  Mr. Shavies was representing himself.  Click on the link to see the press release.

5/8/2017   Marcelle Cesen-Shemkunas, a 53-year-old Madison, OH resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

4/24/2017  Jarrod DeGeorgia, a 42-year-old Dakota Dunes, SD resident, was sentenced on two files.  On file 17-037, DeGeorgia was sentenced on one class one misdemeanor offense of stalking. On file 17-041, DeGeorgia was sentenced on one class one misdemeanor offense of violation of a no-contact order.  Click on the link to see the press release.

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month – Press Release ~ The Union County Child Protection Team honor Kevin and Barb Wurtz as 2017’s Child Advocates of the Year.  Click on the link to see the press release.

04/11/2017  Daniel Dickey, a 29-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony count of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance. Click on the link to see the press release.

04/04/2017  Bruce Collins, a Sioux Falls residence has absconded from Parole.  Collins was convicted in 2011 after a trial of multiple felony counts of possession of controlled substances and possession with the intent to distribute.  Click on the link to see the press release/warrant.

3/29/2017  Travis Brownell, a 38-year-old Dakota Dunes, SD resident, was sentenced on one class one misdemeanor count of violation of a no-contact order (Domestic).  Click on the link to see the press release.

3/27/2017  Michele Avalon, a 55-year-old Forest Grove, OR resident, was as granted a suspended imposition of sentence on two class 5 felony charges of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on link to see the press release

3/27/2017  Daniel Peek, a 28-year-old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original felony offenses of driving under the influence and possession of a schedule 3 or 4 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

3/27/2017  Barbara Lewis, a 40-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced after admitting felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

4/18/2017

4/10/2017 Raquel Nino, a 27-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original offenses of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, a class 5 felony, and a class 1 misdemeanor offense of contributing to the abuse and neglect of a minor.  Click on the link to see the press release.

4/10/2017 John Vital, a 20-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to multiple probation violations stemming from the original offenses of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, a class 5 felony.  Click on the link to see the press release.

3/27/2017 Kyle P. Bearheels, a 20-year-old Welch, MN resident, was re-sentenced after admitting to probation violations stemming from the original offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance offense which is a class 5 felony.  Click on the link to see the press release.

4/3/2017

3/27/2017 Kelly Staum, a 56-year-old Elk Point, SD resident, was granted a suspended imposition of sentence on a class 4 felony charge of Grand Theft by Embezzlement offense.  Click on the link to see the press release.

3/6/2017 Jacob Beavers, a 34-year-old North Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on a class 5 felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance. Click on the link to see the press release.

3/6/2017 Ronald Powers, a 67-year-old North Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on a class 5 felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance. Click on the link to see the press release.

1/23/2017 Jeffrey Britcher, a 28-year-old Le Mars, IA resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony offense of concealment of a dangerous weapon with the intent to commit a felony; and one count of a class 5 felony of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance. Click on the link to see the press release.

3/30/2017

3/6/2017 Derick Neuman, a 20 year old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentence on the following:  Ct 1) a class 5 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance; Ct. 2) a class 6 felony offense of possession of a schedule 3 or 4 controlled substance; and Ct. 5) a class 1 misdemeanor offense of possession of marijuana less than 2 oz..  Click on link to see the press release.

3/6/2017 Timothy Sprouse, a 38 year old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced the class 5 felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance. Click on link to see the press release.

2/24/2017

2/13/2017   Eli Skalak, a 37-year-old Holts Summit, MO resident, was sentenced on the class 4 felony offense of possession of marijuana more than one pound and less than ten pounds.  Click on the link to see the press release.

2/13/2017 Amy Pearson, a 42-year-old Elk Point, SD resident, was sentenced on the class 5 felony offense of subordination of perjury. Click on the link to see the press release.

2/13/2017 Tanner Gries, a 21-year-old Elk Point, SD resident, was sentenced on the class 5 felony offense of perjury. Click on link to see the press release.

2/13/2017 Tanner Gries, a 21-year-old Elk Point, SD resident, was sentenced on the class 1 misdemeanor offense of resisting arrest. Click on the link to see the press release.

2/6/2017   Chad Kosinski, a 29-year-old Elk Point, SD resident, was re-sentenced on the original class 5 felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance on file 15-022.  Click on link to see the press release.

2/6/2017   Chad Kosinski, a 29-year-old Elk Point, SD resident, was re-sentenced on the original class 5 felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance on file 14-127.  Click on link to see the press release.

2/6/2017   Jesse Duncan, a 36-year-old Alcester, SD resident, was sentenced on a class 1 misdemeanor offense of eluding, and a class one misdemeanor offense of DUI.  Click on link to see the press release.

1/23/2017   Cheri Toepete, a 44-year-old Alcester, SD resident, was sentenced on a class 5 felony offense of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance. Click on link to see the press release.

1/23/2017   Shawn Denny, a 47 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony offense of simple assault assault against a law enforcement officer, and a second class 6 felony offense of simple assault assault against a law enforcement officer, and a class 5 felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

1/23/2017   Zachary Kranz, a 23-year-old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, and one class 1 offense of driving with a revoked license.   Click on the link to see the press release.

12/19/2016 Desmond McPhail, a 33-year-old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, and one class 6 felony offense of possession of a schedule 3 or 4 controlled substance.   Click on the link to see the press release.

12/19/2016 Jon Rangel Jr., a 32-year-old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.   Click on the link to see the press release.

12/19/2016 Michael Little, a 32-year-old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.   Click on the link to see the press release.

12/05/2016 Nicholas Bader, a 22-year-old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.   Click on the link to see the press release.

11/21/2016   Dylan Merrigan, a 24 year old Beresford, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 1 misdemeanor offense of simple assault.   Click on link to see the press release.

10/24/2016 Cy Blu Johnson-Berndt, a 25 year old Beresford, SD resident, was sentenced on a class 5 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.   Click on link to see the press release.

10/3/2016   Monroe Hill, a 20 year old North Sioux City, 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.

2/10/2017

12/9/2016 John Baker, a 36 year old Sioux City, SD resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a probation violation on the original class 5 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on link to see the press release.

11/21/2016 Jerry Wooten Jr., a 22 year old Sioux City, 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.

10/24/2016 Joseph Robbins, a 51-year-old Fitzgerald, GA resident, was sentenced on one class 4 felony offense of possession of marijuana – more than one pound and less than ten pounds.  Click on the link to see the press release.

10/24/2016 Elizabeth Baker, a 31-year-old Fitzgerald, GA resident, was sentenced on one class 1 misdemeanor offense of possession of drug paraphernalia.  Click on the link to see the press release.

4/04/2016 John Baker, a 36-year-old Sioux City, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on the link to see the press release.

1/30/2017

1/19/2017 Kevin Hamman, a 35-year-old Webster, SD resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a probation violation on the original class 4 felony offense of possession of a controlled substance, and the original class 6 felony offense of possession of unauthorized articles in jail.  Click on the link to see the press release.

12/19/2016 Logan Brandt, a 23 year old Hudson, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony count of simple assault against a law enforcement officer. Click on link to see the press release.

12/19/2016 Natwaya Lewis, a 21 year old Chicago, IL resident, was granted a suspended imposition of sentence on a class 6 felony charge of ingestion of identity theft.  Click on link to see the press release.

12/5/2016 William Rainer, a 35 year old Omaha, NE resident, was re-sentenced on two separate felony files here in Union County following an admission to a probation violation in each file.  The original charges included a class 5 felony offense of forgery in file 14-235; and another class 5 felony offense of forgery in file 14-263.  Click on link to see the press release.

11/28/2016 Natassia Rose, a 32 year old Alpharetta, GA resident, was granted a suspended imposition of sentence on a class 5 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, and a class 6 felony offense of possession of a schedule 3 or 4 controlled substance.  Click on link to see the press release.

10/24/2016 Jesse Giblin, a 30 year old Yankton, SD resident, resolved her felony file with a plea and sentence to two misdemeanor offenses in the file including one class 1 misdemeanor offense of possession of marijuana, and one class 2 misdemeanor offense of possession of drug paraphernalia.  Click on link to see the press release.

1/13/2017

12/19/2016 Benjamin Houser, a 21 year old Beresford, SD resident, was sentenced to the SD Penitentiary on two felony files.  On file 16-061, Houser was sentenced on a class 4 felony offense of possession, manufacturing, or distributing child pornography.  Houser was also sentenced on a class 4 felony offense of Solicitation of a Minor.  Click on link to see the press release.

12/19/2016 Jerica Castro, a 27 year old, Jefferson, SD resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a probation violation, on the original class 5 felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on link to see the press release.

12/9/2016 Carroll Holtzen, a 38 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.

12/5/2016 Steven Knecht, a 56 year old, Elk Point, SD resident, was re-sentenced  following an admission to a probation violation, on the original class 6 felony offense of failure to update sex offender registry.  Click on link to see the press release.

12/1/2016  The State’s Attorney’s Office defended a motion to amend a sentence on inmate Nora Taylor, who is incarcerated after multiple violations of probation dealing with a class 5 felony offense involving an ingestion of methamphetamine charge.  Click on link to see press release.

11/30/2016  The Court sealed file 16-130 due to a suspended imposition of sentence.  No further information is available to the public on this file.

11/28/2016 Stephanie Thompson, a 41 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a second probation violation on the original class 5 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance and a class 2 misdemeanor offense of operating a motor vehicle without a license.  Click on link to see press release.

11/28/2016 Robert Johnson, a 22 year old, Sioux City, IA resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a first probation violation on the original class 5 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on link to see press release.

11/28/2016 Nathaniel Grant, a 19 year old, Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on the following charges: 1) grant theft – possession of stolen property, a class 6 felony; 2) eluding, a class 1 misdemeanor; 5) ingestion, a class 1 misdemeanor; and 6) possession of drug paraphernalia, a class 2 misdemeanor.   Click on link to see the press release.

11/18/2016 Jackie Pick, a 42 year old, Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony count of identity theft. Click on link to see the press release.

10/24/2016 Kristopher Cummings, a 36 year old, Dakota Dunes, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 4 felony offense of possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance with the intent to distribute.  Click on link to see the press release.

10/24/2016   Cicero Downs, a 36 year old, Sioux City, IA resident was sentenced on one class 1 misdemeanor offense of possession of marijuana.  Click on link to see the press release.

10/24/2016 Denis Dodds, a 26 year old, North Sioux City, SD resident, was re-sentenced  following an admission to a second probation violation, on the original class 4 felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 controlled substance (Meth).  Click on link to see the press release.

10/3/2016 Daniel Cromwell, a 25 year old, Richald, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony offense of identity theft. Click on link to see the press release.

10/3/2016 Natausha Fisher, a 33 year old, Dakota Dunes, 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.

10/3/2016 Cassandra Grate, a 27 year old, Vermillion, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 1 misdemeanor count of driving while revoked.  Click on link to see the press release.

10/3/2016 Elias Mendez, a 24 year old, East Grand Forks, MN resident, was re-sentenced  following an admission to a first probation violation, on the original class 4 felony offense of possession  of a schedule 1 controlled substance (Meth).  Click on link to see the press release.

9/12/2016 Sherman Smith Sr., a 38 year old, Omaha, NE resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony offense of possession of marijuana.  Click on link to see the press release.

9/12/2016 Breanna Ellsworth, a 25 year old, Wichita, KS resident, was sentenced on the following offenses: 1) possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, a class 5 felony; and 3) possession of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance, a class 5 felony.  Click on link to see the press release.

9/12/2016 Jonary Graciano, an 18 year old, Sioux Sioux City, NE resident, was re-sentenced  following an admission to a second probation violation, on the original class 6 felony offense of possession of marijuana w/ the intent to distribute.  Click on link to see the press release.

9/12/2016 Christopher Baumann, a 45 year old, Flagstaff, AZ resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony offense of first degree intentional damage to property. Click on link to see the press release.

8/15/2016 Vincent Jones, a 27 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.

8/15/2016 Esther Godfrey, a 35 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.

8/15/2016  The Court sentenced the defendant attached to file 16-085 and immediately sealed this file due to a suspended imposition of sentence.  No further information is available to the public on this file.

8/15/2016 Mark Savold, a 41 year old Flandreau, 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.

8/15/2016 Gary Kintigh, a 37 year old Elk Point, SD resident, was sentenced on two class 1 misdemeanor counts of failure to pay excise tax.  Click on link to see the press release.

7/18/2016 Keith Fisher, a 46 year old, Jefferson, SD 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.

7/18/2016 Javier Ramos-Lopez, a 25 year old, Sioux Falls, SD resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a first offense probation violation on the original class 5 felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 or 2 controlled substance.  Click on link to see the press release.

6/20/2016 Michael Haynie, a 40 year old, Elk Point, SD resident, was re-sentenced following an admission to a first offense probation violation on the original class 5 felony offense of ingestion of a schedule 1 controlled substance (Meth).  Click on link to see the press release.

6/13/2016 Keyanna Bryant, a 25 year old Sioux Falls, SD resident, was sentenced on one class 5 felony offense of possession  of a schedule 1 controlled substance (Cocaine). Click on link to see press release.

5/23/2016 Austin Gengler, a 26 year old LeMars, IA resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony offense of identity theft and one class 2 misdemeanor offense of speeding.  Click on link to see the press release.

3/14/2016 Brian Moreland, a 37 year old Sioux City, IA resident, was sentenced on one class 6 felony offense of DUI (a 3rd offense).  Click on link to see the press release.

3/14/2016 Teddy Crawford Jr., a 37 year old Sacramento, CA resident, was sentenced on the following charges: 1A) possession  of a schedule 1 controlled substance (Meth), a class 5 felony, and 5) ingestion of a schedule 1 controlled substance (Meth), a class 5 felony.  Click on link to see the press release.