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Matters of record for June 14, 2014

District Court

St. Louis County

June 13

Artaveus S. Atkins, 31, 318 N. Seventh Ave. E., Apt. A, Duluth, offensive conduct ordinance - obstructing legal process, imposition stayed on condition of no same or similar offense.

Brian R. Beltramo, 34, no address listed, disorderly conduct, dismissed.

Tyler J. Christiansen, 20, 5200 Wilderness Trail, Duluth, underage consumption, fined $100.

Cody D. Dornbusch, 18, St. Paul, underage consumption, fined $100.

Benita D. Fondren, 24, 602 N. 24th Ave. W., Apt. 2, Duluth, disorderly conduct, dismissed.

Raymond A. Kmiech, 60, 203 Kenwood Ave., Duluth, driving after revocation, fined $200.

Leah M. Mahlberg, 18, 518 N. Third Ave. E., Duluth, underage consumption and open bottle in vehicle (passenger), fined $285 total.

Brent L. McBride, 22, Webster, Fla., false log book, fined $300.

Patricia E. Piller, 27, 4935 Sarah Lane, Hermantown, operating a motor vehicle with a prohibited blood-alcohol content, fined $1,000 and 60 days of local confinement, time stayed on one year of probation with conditions including if defendant completes Victim Impact Panel within six months, fine will be reduced by $500; driving while impaired, dismissed.

Jennifer A. Vareberg, 32, 1611 N. Seventh Ave. E., Duluth, theft ordinance, imposition stayed on condition of no same or similar offense; obstructing legal process and operating a motor vehicle on a bike path (prohibited), dismissed.

Quinton J. Witherspoon, 23, 1827 Logan Ave., Superior, failure to deliver certificate of title to transferee within 10 days and possession of drug paraphernalia, imposition stayed on condition of no same or similar offense; theft ordinance, dismissed.


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