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Douglas County Court Report: June 14-17

DOUGLAS COUNTY DISTRICT COURT

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The Douglas County Courthouse in Alexandria. (Echo Press file photo)
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DOUGLAS COUNTY DISTRICT COURT

Tuesday, June 14

Sorich, Thomas Christopher, Mahnomen, Minn.; Felony fifth degree controlled substance crime — methamphetamine possession under .25 grams, commit to commissioner of corrections correctional facility in St. Cloud for 19 months, stayed for 5 years, 72 days local confinement with 48 days credit for time served, $135 fees, conditions of the court, 5 years supervised probation, concurrent

Wednesday, June 15

Heitland, Samuel David, St. Cloud; Felony possession of stolen property, commit to commissioner of corrections correctional facility in St. Cloud for 13 months, $125 fees, conditions of the court, concurrent; Felony first degree driving while impaired — operate motor vehicle while under the influence of a controlled substance, commit to commissioner of corrections correctional facility in St. Cloud for 36 months, $80 fees, conditions of the court, concurrent

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Thursday, June 16

Dosdall, Jere David, Alexandria; Felony violation of a harassment restraining order, commit to commissioner of corrections correctional facilities in St. Cloud for 12 months and 1 day, stayed for 5 years, 96 days local confinement with 64 days credit for time served, $285 fees, conditions of the court, 5 years supervised probation

Friday, June 17

Hedstrom, Kelly Kathryn, Alexandria; Felony fifth degree controlled substance crime — methamphetamine possession under .25 grams, commit to commissioner of corrections correctional facility in Shakopee for 12 months and 1 day, stayed for 5 years, 28 days local confinement with 28 days credit for time served, $125 fees, conditions of the court, 5 years supervised probation, concurrent

Berlin, Gary Dean, Fargo, N.D.; Felony fifth degree controlled substance crime — methamphetamine possession in excess of .25 grams, commit to commissioner of corrections correctional facility in St. Cloud for 21 months, $50 fees, conditions of the court, concurrent; Felony possession of stolen property, commit to commissioner of corrections correctional facility in St. Cloud for 21 months, $1,237.70 fees, conditions of the court, concurrent

This is not a comprehensive report of all district court activity, rather, a brief recap of felony charges.

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