A Sibley man avoided a prison sentence but will pay a large fine and spend a while on probation in addition to other penalties for drug possession and OWI.
The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office reports that 31-year-old Dustin Lee Gust of Sibley pled guilty to Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd Offense, a Class “D” Felony; and Operating While Intoxicated 1st Offense, a Serious Misdemeanor.
Gust is to pay a fine of over $2,000, court costs, and restitution of any court-appointed attorney fees. On the Possession charge, Gust was sentenced to a suspended 5-year prison term, and will serve 3 years’ probation. He was also ordered to successfully complete a substance abuse treatment program, anger management and victim empathy classes, and comply with the treatments’ recommendations.
On the OWI charge, Gust was sentenced to a year in jail, with all time suspended except 2 days and will also serve 2 year’s probation. He also needs to successfully complete a course for drinking drivers.
The case stems from a traffic stop on June 8, 2011.
A Worthington, Minnesota man will serve some jail time, pay a fine, and serve probation after he pled guilty to drug possession.
The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office reports that 21-year-old Mitchell David VonHoltum of Worthington, Minnesota, pled guilty to Possession of Marijuana, a Serious Misdemeanor.
He is to pay a fine of over $1000, court costs, and restitution of any court-appointed attorney fees. He was sentenced to a 180-day jail term, with all but 2 days suspended and will serve 2 years’ probation.
The case stems from a September, 2011 traffic stop.