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October 18, 2012
Woman sentenced in Wal-Mart kidnapping
NEW ULM (AP) -- A Worthington woman accused of making a bomb threat, taking a Wal-Mart cashier hostage and forcing her into the parking lot was sentenced to about six months in jail. Elisheba Swett pleaded guilty in September to kidnapping and terroristic threat charges for the crimes...
October 18, 2012 - 10:08pm
August 23, 2012
Bank embezzler sentenced to prison
ST. PAUL -- A Jackson woman who embezzled up to $120,000 while employed at Jackson's United Prairie Bank has been sentenced to 12 months and one day in prison. Carolyn F. Hampel, 66, was sentenced Tuesday in federal court in St. Paul. She was also ordered to pay in excess of $130,000...
August 23, 2012 - 9:47pm
April 9, 2012
Man sentenced to 16 years prison
WORTHINGTON -- A Guatemalan man who pleaded guilty in February to kidnapping and raping his estranged wife after stabbing her lover told Judge George Harrelson Monday he was drunk and angry when he found the two in bed together in 2007. William Ramirez Perez, also known as Wilberto...
April 9, 2012 - 9:20pm
February 27, 2012
Man sentenced to more than seven years for meth
WORTHINGTON -- A 43-year-old Worthington man won't be doing much fishing for the next few years after being sentenced in Nobles County District Court Monday for selling methamphetamine. May Chantharath was sentenced to 94 months with the Minnesota Department of Corrections as part...
February 27, 2012 - 9:02pm
January 3, 2012
Man convicted of murder sentenced in Jackson County
JACKSON -- A Jackson man convicted in October 2011 of murdering his brother at the Colonial Manor in Lakefield was sentenced to 25 years Tuesday in Jackson County District Court. TyRon Louis Collins, who turned 40 last week, will spend two-thirds of the 306-month sentence in prison,...
January 3, 2012 - 11:09pm
November 1, 2011
Meth dealer sentenced to six years in prison
WORTHINGTON -- A Worthington man who pleaded guilty in September to selling methamphetamine in 2009 will be given two weeks to finish some home...
November 1, 2011 - 8:19pm
October 24, 2011
Heath sentenced in robbery case
WORTHINGTON -- Lotery Jonathan Heath, who pleaded guilty last month to aiding and abetting in a simple robbery, was sentenced Monday to 18 month...
October 24, 2011 - 8:34pm
September 19, 2011
Stewart sentenced on multiple charges
WORTHINGTON -- Mark Daniel Stewart, who pleaded guilty last month to charges in several different cases, was sentenced in Nobles County District...
September 19, 2011 - 10:01pm
August 15, 2011
Lakefield man sentenced for drug possession
WORTHINGTON -- Less than a month after he was sentenced in Jackson County for second-degree controlled substance sale, Roland Ybarra, 28, of...
August 15, 2011 - 7:53pm
August 8, 2011
Mendez sentenced for drive-by, assault
WORTHINGTON -- Ulises Mendez, accused in January of attempted murder, assault, riot, drive-by shooting and reckless discharge of a firearm,...
August 8, 2011 - 8:41pm
July 6, 2011
Former office manager sentenced for fraud
SIBLEY, Iowa -- A document filed Tuesday in Osceola County District Court sentences Linda Rae Kleve to 100 days in jail for third-degree fraudulent practice.
July 6, 2011 - 8:33pm
June 27, 2011
Soukhamthath sentenced for multiple crimes
WORTHINGTON -- He allegedly committed a multitude of crimes over a nine month period, eventually being charged in three different cases with 11 felonies, a gross misdemeanor and nine misdemeanors. Khamsone Joe Soukhamthath, 22, of Worthington, who has been showing up in Judge Jeffrey...
June 27, 2011 - 9:41pm
May 18, 2011
Two bank robbers sentenced, charges filed for aid and abet
WORTHINGTON -- One of four people charged in connection with a bank robbery last summer is facing 12 felonies recently filed in Nobles County District Court, while two of her cohorts were sentenced in the past several weeks in federal court. For her part in the bank robbery, although...
May 18, 2011 - 8:26pm
May 5, 2011
Castillo-Alvarez sentenced to 40 years
JACKSON -- Juan Humberto Castillo-Alvarez, 41, was sentenced to 40 years in custody Thursday for masterminding the murder of 15-year-old Gregory Sky Erickson, known as Sky, in 1997. Sky's body was discovered in an abandoned farmhouse in June 1997 after he was kidnapped from Spencer,...
May 5, 2011 - 8:47pm
October 13, 2010
Slayton man to make first court appearance Monday for drug possession
SLAYTON -- A Slayton man is scheduled to make a first court appearance Monday on his third drug possession charge in Murray County since 2001. Brian Keith Rosenberg, 42, was charged earlier this month with two counts of fifth-degree controlled substance possession, stemming from...
October 13, 2010 - 9:03pm