District Court – Ward

Sept. 6 dispositions

Simple assault on an emergency worker (Class C felony), entered an Alford plea – Alex Kenny Eggleston, 27, Williston, two years, credit for 29 days served and four days of good time, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee, also possession of stolen property (Class C felony), two years, credit for 28 days served and four days of good time, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee.

Insurance fraud (Class C felony) – Weston James Aho, 29, Sawyer, one year, one year suspended, three years supervised probation, complete 40 hours of community service, offense will be deemed a misdemeanor upon successful completion of probation, $5,000 restitution, $400 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee.

Contact by bodily fluids or excrement (Class A misdemeanor) – Chase Rueben Rath, 23, 2186 Landmark Circle, 360 days, first serve two days, credit for two days served, 360 days unsupervised probation, $300 indigent recoupment, $200 criminal administration fee, $200 fine, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee.

Possession of a dangerous weapon in a liquor establishment (Class A misdemeanor) – Daniel Kenneth Chinnis, 30, Bowbells, 14 days, credit for 14 days served and two days of good time, forfeit dangerous weapon, $200 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee, also driving or operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs (Class B misdemeanor), 19 days, credit for 19 days served and three days good time, obtain a chemical dependency evaluation, attend victim impact panel, $500 fine, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee, also driving while license privilege is suspended (Class B misdemeanor), 19 days, credit for 19 days served and three days of good time.

Deactivation or removal of theft detection device (Class A misdemeanor) – Mary Galli, 35, 512 Summit Drive No. 2, 15 days, first serve one day, credit for one day served, 360 days unsupervised probation, have no contact with Kmart, $200 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee.

Drove while intoxicated or in actual physical control of a motor vehicle (Class B misdemeanor) – Blake Madison Folden, 21, Ryder, obtain a chemical dependency evaluation, attend victim impact panel, $500 fine, $125 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee.

Drove without operator’s license (infraction) – Richard Jordan Lopez, 34, Willow City, $20 fine.

Sept. 7 dispositions

Delivery of a controlled substance (Class B misdemeanor) – Van Thomas Goodman II, 27, 520 22nd Street NW, five years, first serve two years, credit for 57 days served and eight days good time, three years supervised probation, obtain a chemical dependency evaluation, $650 criminal administration fee, $575 indigent recoupment, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee, also possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver or manufacture (Class B felony), five years, first serve two years, credit for 57 days served and eight days of good time, three years supervised probation, obtain a chemical dependency evaluation.

Failure to appear after release – bail jumping (Class C felony) – Trevor Lee Poitra, 29, 315 3rd Street SE, 18 months, credit for 30 days served and four days good time, concurrent with sentence in other case, $400 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee, also failure to appear after release – bail jumping (Class C felony), 18 months, credit for 30 days served and four days good time, concurrent with sentence in other case.

Preventing arrest or discharge of other duties (Class A misdemeanor) – Brandee Danyele Derheim, 43, 60 days, first serve 45 days, credit for 45 days served and seven days good time, 18 months supervised probation, obtain a chemical dependency evaluation, $200 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee.

Reckless driving (Class B misdemeanor) – Kevin Taylor Garst, 22, 2258 Landmark Circle, $500 fine, $125 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee, obtain a chemical dependency evaluation, attend victim impact panel.

Sept. 8 dispositions

Possession of a controlled substance (Class A misdemeanor) – Sean Tyler Irwin, 31, 10 1st Avenue SW Apt. 1, granted a deferred imposition of sentence for 360 days, obtain a chemical dependency evaluation, $200 criminal administration fee, $175 fine, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee.

Forgery or counterfeiting (Class A misdemeanor) – Ashly Lynn Rahn, 32, 6610 27th Avenue NW, 360 days, 356 days suspended, credit for four days served, 360 days unsupervised probation, $325 indigent recoupment, $200 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee.

Contact by bodily fluids or excrement (Class A misdemeanor) – Rebecca Cora Birdbear, 28, New Town, granted a deferred imposition of sentence for 360 days, participate in Ward County’s 24/7 Sobriety Program, $200 criminal administration fee, $200 fine, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witness fee.

Drove while intoxicated or in actual physical control of a motor vehicle (Class B misdemeanor) – Jack Kelly Vollmer, 53, 5120 Highway 2 East Lot 32, 10 days, 10 days suspended, 360 days unsupervised probation, obtain a chemical dependency evaluation, attend victim impact panel, $500 fine, $125 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $25 victim-witnes fee.

Driving while license privilege is suspended (Class B misdemeanor) – William Thomas Royston, 29, Ryder, 10 days, 10 days suspended, $250 fine, $25 victim-witness fee; Ashli Danielle Locken, 32, 705 3rd Street NW No. 5, four days, first serve one day, credit for three days served, $300 indigent recoupment, $125 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $100 fine, $25 victim-witness fee.

Licenses to hunt, trap, or fish required of residence (Class B misdemeanor) – Sumeet Mohan, 26, Williston, $125 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $100 fine, $25 victim-witness fee.

Careless driving (infraction) – Michael Donald Kostick, 58, Williston, $30 fine.

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