Before Judge Mitchell E. Turner: Jason Randall Himschoot, 29, Traer, received suspended, two-year prison sentences on charges of 2nd offense domestic abuse assault, two counts of child endangerment and one count of tampering with a witness. Fines of $625 on each charge were also suspended. Himschoot had earlier entered written guilty pleas on March 12. He was first charged with domestic abuse - 2nd and child endangerment on April 7, 2011 in Traer by Tama County Deputy Sheriff Bruce Rhoads. Himschoot was again cited for child endangerment and the tampering with a witness charge on Aug. 2 by Deputy Rhoads. Joni Maria Wilson, 31, Marengo, entered a written guilty plea to a charge of malicious prosecution. She received a deferred judgement, was placed on supervised probation to the 6th Judicial District Department of Correctional Services and assessed a $315 civil penalty. Wilson was charged on Nov. 1, 2011, with allegedly furnishing false information which could have led to the prosecution of another person. The charge was filed by Tama County Deputy Sheriff Bryan Ellenbecker. Bryce Craig Hutcheson, 30, rural Garwin, entered a written guilty plea to 1st offense drunken driving. He was sentenced to two days in jail and fined $1,250 of which a total of $625 was waived because the defendant had obtained a temporary, restricted driver’s license. Hutcheson was charged on Jan. 2 at the junction of Tama County Roads T47 and E29 by Tama County Deputy Sheriff David Rangel.
Before Judge Marsha A. Bergan: Alex Anaya, 22, Tama, pled guilty to charges of domestic abuse assault, child endangerment and identity theft. He received concurrent 37-day jail sentences and was given credit for 37 days already served. He was also fined $625 on each charge with the fines also suspended. He was directed to pay a $125 Law enforcement Initiative surcharge in the identify theft case. Anaya was charged on March 4 with domestic assault for allegedly kicking his girlfriend in the face and leaving a minor child unattended during the action. The charges were filed by Tama Police Offcier Kimberly Schwartz. He was accused on April 29 for writing a check on the account of another person to pay a wireless phone bill by Meskwaki Nation Tribal Police Officer Ron Pexa.
Tama County Magistrate Court
Before Magistrate Ann Kuhter:
Guilty pleas, fines and court costs, agency filing charge-
Douglas Harry Hala, 38, Tama, allow dog to run at-large $148. Tama Police
Before Magistrate Richard Vander Mey:
Guilty pleas, fines and court costs, agency filing charge- Jason Miles Gil, 30, Toledo, driving while license suspended $330. Toledo Police Mary Steffen 49, Waterloo, public intoxication $148. Meskwaki Nation Tribal Police Keri Lynn Boots Youngbear, 34, rural Montour, driving while license suspended, failed to appear, adjudged guilty - $398. Meskwaksi Nation Tribal Police Christopher Lucas, 44, Traer, allow dog to run at-mlarge $211. Tama County Sheriff’s Office Matthew E. Vance Jr., 18, public intoxication, possession of alcohol under legal age $282. Mike Stacey, 52, rural Montour, public intoxication, disorderly conduct $235. Tama County Sheriff’s Office
Tama County Small Claims
5K Assists LLC, Waterloo vs. Joni Rutledge, Tama $5,000 Chelsea Savings Bank, Traer vs. Nicole Roth, Traer $315 Heritage Property Management, Cedar Rapids vs. Jack Mills and Angel Pena - possession of 301 C St. No. 5 by April 24 Asset Acceptance LLC, Warren, Mich. vs. Joseph M. Ortiz, Toledo $3,061
Divorce Michael Jesina vs. Sandra Jesina