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Tama County District Court

February 11, 2019
Toledo Chronicle, Tama News-Herald

Before Judge Paul D. Miller in Tama County District Court in Toledo:

Redmon Lee Keahna, 33, Tama, admitted violation of terms of probation. He was sentenced to 90 days in jail, credited for 90 days already served and discharged from probation.

He was accused in a probation violation report of being arrested on Dec. 1, 2018, and charged with dominion / control of a firearm / offensive weapon by a domestic abuser, 3rd offense possession of a controlled substance, driving while license suspended or revoked and vehicle insurance violation. He also was accused of failure to attend a probation sign up appointment on Nov. 21, 2018.

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Keahna had been sentenced on a charge of 2nd offense domestic abuse assault on Nov. 15, 2018, with 60 days of a 90 day sentence suspended and a one-year probation term. He had been cited for striking the victim with his fist causing and eye injury by Tama Police Officer Neil Frizzell on Aug. 31, 2018.

JonathanThomas Cowles, 29, Tama, entered an Alford plea of guilty to manufacture, deliver or possession with intent to manufacture or deliver less than 5 grams of methamphetamine. An Alford plea is not an admission of guilt but recognizes enough evidence can be presented in court to likely obtain a conviction.

He was sentenced to 10 years in prison to be served concurrently with another sentence. The prison term was then suspended and Cowles was placed on probation for three years.

A fine of $1,000 was suspended and a law enforcement surcharge and court costs totaling $325 were assessed. He was directed to reside in a community corrections center for up to one year.

Cowles was charged on Nov. 28, 2018, following a traffic stop at Tama County Road E49 and Meskwaki Road. in which he was a passenger. The criminal complaint states about 11 grams of meth, a large quantity of small plastic baggies and a scale were found in the back seat behind where Cowles was seated. The charge was filed by Tama Police Officer Neil Frizzell.

Rose Marie Levingston, 33, Marshalltown, entered a written guilty plea to driving while barred. She was fined and assessed court costs totaling $1,877, sentenced to a suspended two-year prison term and placed on supervised probation to the 6th Judicial District Department of Correctional Services. She was directed to pay the supervisory enrollment fee.

Levingston was charged on April 23, 2017 in the 1300 block of Iowa Highway 96 in Gladbrook by Tama County Deputy S



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