BEATRICE – An attempt at assaulting an officer and resisting arrest, has ended with a probation term for Jason Sanchez.
Gage County District Judge Rick Schreiner Wednesday ordered a 36-month probation sentence for the attempted assault of a Beatrice Police lieutenant, and a concurrent 24-month probation sentence for resisting arrest.
A joint state and defense recommendation called for 180 days in jail, with a two- year probation term. Sanchez had already spent 156 days in custody. The judge did not order jail time on either conviction.
:25 “to do that”
Schreiner also did not order that Sanchez pay restitution.
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The judge required Sanchez to write a letter of apology to the lieutenant involved in the attempted assault.
In other Gage County District Court sentences handed down Wednesday….
- Patricia Parde was given 24-months-probation for attempted possession of an illegal drug and fined $200 for two infractions.
- Michael Melroy was sentenced to 36-months-probation for a sex offender registry violation….to be served concurrently with a probation sentence issued in Jefferson County for the underlying offense.
- Tori Schultz was given 36-months-probation for possession of methamphetamine and ordered to complete specialized substance abuse supervision.
- Duston Clauson was given a five-year-term of probation for five theft or attempted theft convictions.