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Dather found to be in contempt

MELVIN, Iowa -- Landon Norman Dather, 30, of Melvin, was found to be in contempt of court Monday for failing to fully satisfy the requirements of the judgment against him in the matter of the criminal mischief and domestic abuse judgment dated June 18, 2012.

Dather will serve four days in the county jail on two weekends during the month of July. The defendant will also contact Season's Center in Spencer, Iowa, and re-apply for the domestic abuse offenders program by July 8.

Dather is required to successfully complete the program at his own expense and follow all scheduling and directions of the program to the satisfaction of the director.