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April 2009 Stearns County Convictions

SENTENCING FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2009

DATE: 4/2/2009
DEFENDANT: Dustin Ray Berger
DOB: 7/1/1983
CITY/RESIDENCE: St. Cloud, MN
AGENCY: St. Cloud Police Department Drug Unit
CONVICTION: Controlled Substance Crime in the Second Degree (Methamphetamine)
SENTENCE: Offense Date: October 22, 2007. Imposition of sentence stayed; 25 years
probation; 180 days jail; pay a $500 fine plus surcharges; pay $590 in restitution,
joint and several; provide a DNA sample; no same or similar violations during
probation; remain law abiding. Sentenced by Judge Knapp on April 2, 2009.

DATE: 4/2/2009
DEFENDANT: David Carl Dalland
DOB: 10/1/1961
CITY/RESIDENCE: St. Cloud, MN
AGENCY: Waite Park Police Department
CONVICTION: Aggravated Robbery in the First Degree
SENTENCE: Offense Date: November 22, 2008. 44 months prison, serving 29 1/3 months in
prison and 14 2/3 months on supervised release; pay a $50 fine plus surcharges;
provide a DNA sample. Sentenced by Judge Kundrat on April 2, 2009.

DATE: 4/2/2009
DEFENDANT: Willie Parker Elmore
DOB: 2/15/1954
CITY/RESIDENCE: St. Paul, MN
AGENCY: St. Cloud Police Department Drug Unit
CONVICTION: Aiding and Abetting Controlled Substance Crime in the Third Degree (Cocaine)
SENTENCE: Offense Date: January 18, 2008. 27 months prison, execution stayed; 20 years
probation; pay a $500 fine plus surcharges; pay $382 in restitution; complete a
chemical dependency treatment program and follow recommendations; follow all
mental health treatment directives; abstain from alcohol and non-prescribed
mood altering substances; random urinalysis testing; provide a DNA sample;
screen for Drug Court; cooperate with transfer of probation. Sentenced by Judge
Widick on April 2, 2009.

DATE: 4/2/2009
DEFENDANT: Willie Parker Elmore
DOB: 2/15/1954
CITY/RESIDENCE: St. Paul, MN
AGENCY: St. Cloud Police Department Drug Unit
CONVICTION: Aiding and Abetting Controlled Substance Crime in the Third Degree (Cocaine)
SENTENCE: Offense Date: January 29, 2008. 39 months prison, execution stayed; 20 years
probation; pay a $500 fine plus surcharges; pay $260 in restitution; complete a
chemical dependency treatment program and follow recommendations; follow all
mental health treatment directives; provide a DNA sample; screen for Drug
Court; cooperate with transfer of probation. Sentenced by Judge Widick on April
2, 2009.

DATE: 4/2/2009
DEFENDANT: Thomas Albert Hennen
DOB: 7/19/1963
CITY/RESIDENCE: St. Cloud, MN
AGENCY: St. Cloud Police Department Drug Unit
CONVICTION: Controlled Substance Crime in the Third Degree (Methamphetamine)(Count I);
Controlled Substance Crime in the Second Degree (Methamphetamine) (Count
II)
SENTENCE: Offense Date: December 26, 2007, and January 7, 2008. Count I: 21 months
prison, execution stayed; 20 years probation; 360 days jail; pay a $500 fine plus
surcharges; pay $350 in restitution; obtain a chemical dependency evaluation
and follow recommendations; abstain from alcohol and non-prescribed mood
altering substances; random urinalysis testing; provide a DNA sample; screen for
Drug Court; remain law abiding; attend individual counseling. Count II: 58
months prison, execution stayed; 25 years probation; 360 days jail; pay a $50
fine plus surcharges; all other conditions same as Count I. Sentenced by Judge
Landwehr on April 2, 2009.

DATE: 4/2/2009
DEFENDANT: Troy Raymond Walter
DOB: 7/6/1976
CITY/RESIDENCE: Sauk Centre, MN
AGENCY: St. Cloud Police Department
CONVICTION: Criminal Sexual Conduct in the First Degree
SENTENCE: Offense Date: April 2003 through November 2004. 144 months prison,
execution stayed; 30 years probation; 5 years conditional release; 6 months jail,
work release okay; pay a $500 fine plus surcharges or complete community
service work in lieu of the fine; successfully complete out-patient sexual offender
treatment and follow recommendations; complete a polygraph exam as directed
by agent at least every twelve months; abstain from alcohol and non-prescribed
mood altering substances; random urinalysis testing; continue with regular
medication and have monthly shots; register as a predatory offender; provide a
DNA sample; write a letter of apology as deemed appropriate by agent for
treatment purposes; no same or similar violations during probation; remain law
abiding; no contact with victim or the victim's family unless arranged by agent for
treatment purposes. Sentenced by Judge Kundrat on April 2, 2009.

DATE: 4/3/2009
DEFENDANT: Michael Roy Baker, Jr.
DOB: 4/4/1983
CITY/RESIDENCE: Waite Park, MN
AGENCY: St. Cloud Metro Gang Strike Force
CONVICTION: Controlled Substance Crime in the Fifth Degree (Marijuana)
SENTENCE: Offense Date: October 29, 2007. Imposition of sentence stayed; 5 years
probation; 15 days jail consecutive to T7-06-22728; pay a $1000 fine or complete
community service work in lieu of the fine; pay $50 in restitution; follow
recommendations of current treatment program; abstain from alcohol and nonprescribed
mood altering substances; random urinalysis testing. Sentenced by
Judge Knapp on April 3, 2009.

DATE: 4/3/2009
DEFENDANT: Charlaine Susan Dunlap
DOB: 10/4/1979
CITY/RESIDENCE: St. Cloud, MN
AGENCY: St. Cloud Metro Gang Strike Force
CONVICTION: Aiding and Abetting Controlled Substance Crime in the Third Degree (Cocaine)
SENTENCE: Offense Date: April 25, 2007. Imposition of sentence stayed; 5 years probation;
39 days jail; pay a $500 fine or complete community service work in lieu of the
fine; pay $1,064.32 in restitution as determined by the agent to the Stearns
County Sheriff's Deptartment for extradition; obtain a chemical dependency
evaluation and mental health screening and follow recommendations; abstain
from alcohol and non-prescribed mood altering substances; random urinalysis
testing; provide a DNA sample; pay correctional supervision fee. Sentenced by
Judge Knapp on April 3, 2009.

DATE: 4/3/2009
DEFENDANT: Derek Matthew Johnson
DOB: 12/8/1987
CITY/RESIDENCE: St. Cloud, MN
AGENCY: St. Cloud Police Department Drug Unit
CONVICTION: Controlled Substance Crime in the Fifth Degree (Marijuana)
SENTENCE: Offense Date: May 15, 2008. Imposition of sentence stayed; 5 years probation;
20 days jail; pay a $300 fine plus surcharges; serve 150 hours of community
service work in lieu of jail time; provide a DNA sample; no same or similar
violations during probation. Sentenced by Judge Landwehr on April 3, 2009.

DATE: 4/6/2009
DEFENDANT: Michael David Kruchten
DOB: 6/5/1986
CITY/RESIDENCE: St. Cloud, MN
AGENCY: St. Cloud Police Department
CONVICTION: Aggravated Robbery in the First Degree
SENTENCE: Offense Date: August 13, 2008. 103 months prison, serving 68 2/3 months in
prison and 34 1/3 months on supervised release; pay a $50 fine plus surcharges;
provide a DNA sample. Sentenced by Judge Jessen on April 6, 2009.

DATE: 4/8/2009
DEFENDANT: Brent Lee Rutten
DOB: 10/6/1973
CITY/RESIDENCE: Sauk Centre, MN
AGENCY: Sauk Centre Police Department
CONVICTION: Fleeing a Peace Officer in a Motor Vehicle (Count I); Driving While Impaired in
the Third Degree (Count III)
SENTENCE: Offense Date: July 27, 2008. Count I: Imposition of sentence stayed; 4 years
probation; 30 days jail, serving 5 days in jail and 25 days on alcohol sensitive
electronic home monitoring; pay a $100 fine plus surcharges; provide a DNA
sample; no same or similar violations during probation. Count III: 6 years
probation; 30 days jail, serving 5 days in jail and 25 days on alcohol sensitive
electronic home monitoring; pay a $600 fine plus surcharges; obtain an alcohol
problem assessment and follow recommendations; attend the MADD Impact
Panel; abstain from alcohol and non-prescribed mood altering substances;
random urinalysis testing. Sentenced by Judge Widick on April 8, 2009.

DATE: 4/10/2009
DEFENDANT: Damon Derrail Clark
DOB: 10/14/1979
CITY/RESIDENCE: St. Cloud, MN
AGENCY: St. Cloud Police Department
CONVICTION: Fleeing a Peace Officer in a Motor Vehicle (Count I); Criminal Damage to
Property in the Fourth Degree (Count III)
SENTENCE: Offense Date: November 5, 2008; Count I: Imposition of sentence stayed; 4
years probation; 15 days jail; pay a $50 fine plus surcharges; pay $3,323.38 in
restitution, left open for 30 days; provide a DNA sample; successfully complete a
mental health program and follow recommendations; remain medication
compliant, remain law abiding. Count III: 15 days jail. Sentenced by Judge
Grunke on April 10, 2009.

DATE: 4/10/2009
DEFENDANT: Pamela Lynn Irving
DOB: 1/25/1967
CITY/RESIDENCE: St. Paul, MN
AGENCY: Waite Park Police Department
CONVICTION: Theft by Check
SENTENCE: Offense Date: Between May 14, 2004 and May 15, 2004. 19 months prison,
execution stayed; 5 years probation; 116 days jail; pay a $300 fine or complete
community service work in lieu of the fine; pay $914 in restitution; abstain from
alcohol and non-prescribed mood altering substances; random urinalysis testing;
provide a DNA sample; pay correctional supervision fee; attend a support group
weekly. Sentenced by Judge Knapp on April 10, 2009.

DATE: 4/13/2009
DEFENDANT: Amanda Renee Allen
DOB: 1/11/1981
CITY/RESIDENCE: Little Falls, MN
AGENCY: Avon Police Department
CONVICTION: Terroristic Threats
SENTENCE: Offense Date: September 2, 2008. Imposition of sentence stayed; 5 years
probation; 30 days jail; pay a $350 fine plus surcharges or complete community
service work in lieu of fine; abstain from alcohol and non-prescribed mood
altering substances; random urinalysis testing; register as a predatory offender;
provide a DNA sample; no same or similar violations during probation; remain
law abiding. Sentenced by Judge Grunke on April 13, 2009.

DATE: 4/13/2009
DEFENDANT: Joseph Emmet Krupa
DOB: 9/17/1987
CITY/RESIDENCE: Waite Park, MN
AGENCY: Central Minnesota Drug & Gang Task Force
CONVICTION: Controlled Substance Crime in the Third Degree (Methamphetamine)
SENTENCE: Offense Date: January 18, 2008. Imposition of sentence stayed; 20 years
probation; 14 days jail, work release okay; pay a $50 fine plus surcharges, may
do Sentence to Serve work in lieu of the fine; pay $350 in restitution; complete a
Rule 25 chemical dependency evaluation and follow recommendations; obtain a
mental health assessment and follow recommendations; abstain from alcohol
and non-prescribed mood altering substances, random urinalysis testing at
agent's discretion; provide a DNA sample; no same or similar violations during
probation. Sentenced by Judge Grunke on April 13, 2009.

DATE: 4/16/2009
DEFENDANT: Gerald LeRoy Fleshman
DOB: 6/9/1959
CITY/RESIDENCE: Cold Spring, MN
AGENCY: Stearns County Sheriff's Office
CONVICTION: Burglary in the Third Degree
SENTENCE: Offense Date: April 14, 2008. 15 months prison, serving 10 months in prison and
5 months on supervised release; pay a $50 fine plus surcharges; pay $1,257.58
in restitution; provide a DNA sample. Sentenced by Judge Jessen on April 16,
2009.

DATE: 4/16/2009
DEFENDANT: Gerald LeRoy Fleshman
DOB: 6/9/1959
CITY/RESIDENCE: Cold Spring, MN
AGENCY: Stearns County Sheriff's Office
CONVICTION: Possession of Burglary Tools
SENTENCE: Offense Date: May 19, 2008. 15 months prison, serving 10 months in prison and
5 months on supervised release; pay a $50 fine plus surcharges; provide a DNA
sample. Sentenced by Judge Jessen on April 16, 2009.

DATE: 4/16/2009
DEFENDANT: Gerald LeRoy Fleshman
DOB: 6/9/1959
CITY/RESIDENCE: Cold Spring, MN
AGENCY: Cold Spring Police Department
CONVICTION: Receiving Stolen Property
SENTENCE: Offense Date: April 28, 2008. 15 months prison, serving 10 months in prison and
5 months on supervised release; pay a $50 fine plus surcharges; pay $1,100 in
restitution; provide a DNA sample. Sentenced by Judge Jessen on April 16,
2009.

DATE: 4/16/2009
DEFENDANT: Gerald LeRoy Fleshman
DOB: 6/9/1959
CITY/RESIDENCE: Cold Spring, MN
AGENCY: Cold Spring Police Department
CONVICTION: Receiving Stolen Property
SENTENCE: Offense Date: August 15, 2008. 15 months prison, serving 10 months in prison
and 5 months on supervised release; pay a $50 fine plus surcharges; pay
restitution as determined by the agent, left open for 30 days; provide a DNA
sample. Sentenced by Judge Jessen on April 16, 2009.

DATE: 4/16/2009
DEFENDANT: Gerald LeRoy Fleshman
DOB: 6/9/1959
CITY/RESIDENCE: Cold Spring, MN
AGENCY: Stearns County Sheriff's Office
CONVICTION: Receiving Stolen Property
SENTENCE: Offense Date: September 18, 2008. 15 months prison, serving 10 months in
prison and 5 months on supervised release; pay a $50 fine plus surcharges; pay
$1,994.00 in restitution; provide a DNA sample. Sentenced by Judge Jessen on
April 16, 2009.

DATE: 4/17/2009
DEFENDANT: Cody Daniel Legried
DOB: 8/20/1987
CITY/RESIDENCE: Sartell, MN
AGENCY: Central Minnesota Drug & Gang Task Force
CONVICTION: Controlled Substance Crime in the Fifth Degree (Marijuana)
SENTENCE: Offense Date: February 12, 2008. Imposition of sentence stayed; 5 years
probation; 52 days jail; pay a $980 fine plus surcharges; complete 40 hours of
community service work; complete a chemical dependency evaluation and follow
recommendations; abstain from alcohol and non-prescribed mood altering
substances; random urinalysis testing; provide a DNA sample; no same or similar
violations during probation; remain law abiding; follow all instructions of probation
agent; attend individual counseling and sign releases of information. Sentenced
by Judge Widick on April 17, 2009.
DATE: 4/20/2009
DEFENDANT: Maria Elena Carrillo
DOB: 1/5/1976
CITY/RESIDENCE: St. Cloud, MN
AGENCY: Waite Park Police Department
CONVICTION: Assault in the Fourth Degree (Count I) and Driving While Impaired in the Second
Degree (Count II)
SENTENCE: Offense Date: February 14, 2009. Count I: 12 months and 1 day prison,
execution stayed; 4 years probation; 60 days jail; pay a $50 fine plus surcharges;
complete chemical dependency and psychological evaluations and follow
recommendations; abstain from alcohol and non-prescribed mood altering
substances; random urinalysis testing; provide a DNA sample; no same or similar
violations during probation; attend a MADD Panel within 30 days; remain
medication compliant. Count II: 6 years probation; 60 days jail; pay a $50 fine
plus surcharges. Sentenced by Judge Jessen on April 20, 2009.

DATE: 4/20/2009
DEFENDANT: Robert Kerrell Dawson
DOB: 7/24/1988
CITY/RESIDENCE: St. Cloud, MN
AGENCY: St. Cloud Police Department
CONVICTION: Aggravated Robbery in the First Degree
SENTENCE: Offense Date: August 5, 2008. 58 months prison, serving 38 2/3 months in
prison and 19 1/3 months on supervised release; pay a $50 fine plus surcharges;
pay $335.69 in restitution as determined by the agent; provide a DNA sample.
Sentenced by Judge Jessen on April 20, 2009.

DATE: 4/20/2009
DEFENDANT: Robert Kerrell Dawson
DOB: 7/24/1988
CITY/RESIDENCE: St. Cloud, MN
AGENCY: St. Cloud Police Department
CONVICTION: Failure to Register as a