Several sentencings occurred on July 2 in the Holt County Court. Judge Kale B. Burdick presided.

Three individuals appeared in court for the same charges. 

Anthony P. Fonesca of of O’Neill, Christian J. Peterson of Norfolk and Enrique N. Shaffer of O’Neill all pled guilty to minor in possession, a Class 3 misdemeanor. Each defendant was ordered to pay $300 in court costs and fines. 

Holt County Sheriff’s Office Inv. Steven Binkerd was the arresting deputy.

In other court news:

July 2

Jane M. Klassen, Albion, speeding, fined $25, NSP Trooper Price

Brenda Diaz Hernandez, O’Neill, no operator’s license, fined $75, OPD Officer Kohlman

Jesse Ray Anderson, O’Neill, possession/consumption of open alcohol container, fined $50, and possession or use of drug paraphernalia, fined $100, OPD Officer Jensen

Andrew J. Babl, O’Neill, violating a stop or yield sign, fined $75, OPD Officer Krysl

Taylor J. Novak, Norfolk, speeding, fined $75, OPD Officer Parks

Kevin L. Nicolaus, Atkinson, no proof of insurance, fined $50, and no valid registration, fined $25, HCS Sgt. Liewer

July 3

Jimmy W. Wolfenden, Beemer, no valid registration, fined $25, NSP Trooper Mann

July 5

Daniel K. Harstad, Norfolk, no valid registration, fined $25, NSP Trooper Walter

Montie J. Werth, O’Neill, overweight capacity plates, fined $25, NSP Trooper Asche

Rogelio Ponce-Deleon Chaparro, Albuquerque, NM, disobeying traffic control device, fined $25, NSP Trooper Asche

Paul J. Johnson, Lincoln, speeding, fined $25, OPD Officer Parks

Bernard Robert Guzik, Tulsa, OK, speeding, fined $25, HCS Inv. Binkerd

July 8

Maria Alveres DeValdez, Grand Island, driving under suspension before reinstated, fined $50, NSP Trooper Price

Rick D. Lemp, Columbus, speeding, fined $75, OPD Officer Krysl


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