Before Magistrate Ann Kuhter:
DonaldEugene Stephens, 74, Montezuma, entered an Alford plea on a charge of 5th degree theft. An Alford plea does not admit guilt on the part of the defendant, but recognizers there is likely enough evidence with which to obtain a conviction. Stephens was to pay fine, court costs and a Law Enforcement Initiative surcharge totaling $272 and $22 restitution to the Short Stop, Traer, for gasoline. The charge was filed by the Tama County Sheriff's Office.
Guilty pleas, fines and court costs, agency filing charge(s)-
Charles Lynn Poafpybitty, 38, rural Tama, driving while license suspended $398. Meskwaki Nation Tribal Police
Anthony James Harris, 25, interference with official acts $398. Tama County Sheriff's Office
Manuel E. Contreas, 18, Tama, public intoxication $148. Tama Police
Benjamin Magana, 55, Lebec, Calif., false reports of driver's record $128. Iowa Moor Vehicle Enforcement
Dustin Lyle Burkhardt, 23, Janesville, 5th degree theft $148 fine and $86 restitution to Quick Stop, Dysart. Dysart Police