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Washington County summary of major cases for the week of May 4

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Woodbury Minnesota 8420 City Centre Drive 55125

The following is a summary of cases handled by the Washington County Attorney's Office for the week of May 4, 2009. This list includes dates of first appearances of felonies and gross misdemeanors and results of sentencing hearings of felonies and gross misdemeanors.

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SUMMARY OF MAJOR CASES FOR THE WEEK OF 5/4/2009

DATE: 5/7/2009

DEFENDANT: Shanna Kay Greene

DOB: 12/13/1988

CITY/RESIDENCE: Cottage Grove, MN

AGENCY: Cottage Grove Police Department

CHARGE: I: Aiding and Abetting Theft-Take/Use/Transfer Movable Prop-No

Consent; II: Aiding and Abetting Receiving Stolen Property; III: Aiding

and Abetting Damage to Property-1st Degree

DATE: 5/7/2009

DEFENDANT: Steven Spencer Swanson

DOB: 1/13/1988

CITY/RESIDENCE: Woodbury, MN

AGENCY: Woodbury Police Department

CHARGE: I: Aiding and Abetting Burglary-1st

Deg-Dwelling-Occupied-Non-Accomplice Present; II: Aiding and Abetting

Tamper With Motor Vehicle/Enter w/o Owner Permission; III: Aiding and

Abetting Theft-Take/Use/Transfer Movable Prop-No Consent

DATE: 5/7/2009

DEFENDANT: Kory Conrad Anderson

DOB: 1/21/1988

CITY/RESIDENCE: Woodbury, MN

AGENCY: Woodbury Police Department

CHARGE: I: Aiding and Abetting Burglary-1st

Deg-Dwelling-Occupied-Non-Accomplice Present; II: Aiding and Abetting

Tamper With Motor Vehicle/Enter w/o Owner Permission; III: Aiding and

Abetting Theft-Take/Use/Transfer Movable Prop-No Consent; IV: Traffic -

DWI - Fourth-Degree Driving While Impaired; Described

DATE: 5/7/2009

DEFENDANT: David Thomas Morgan

DOB: 12/14/1987

CITY/RESIDENCE: Cottage Grove, MN

AGENCY: Minnesota State Patrol Dist. 2400-East Metro

CHARGE: I: Drugs - 5th Degree - Possess Schedule 1,2,3,4 - Not Small

Amount Marijuana; II: Drugs-Possess/Sale Small Amounts of Marijuana; III:

Drugs - Possession of Drug Paraphernalia - Use or Possession; IV:

Traffic-Drivers License-Driving After Suspension; V: Traffic Regulation -

Driver Must Carry Proof of Insurance when Operating Vehicle;Misd

DATE: 4/30/2009

DEFENDANT: Matthew Robert Williamson

DOB: 12/14/1984

CITY/RESIDENCE: Plymouth, MN

AGENCY: Washington County Sheriff's Office

CHARGE: I: Drugs - 5th Degree - Possess Schedule 1,2,3,4 - Not Small

Amount Marijuana; II: Drugs - Possession of Drug Paraphernalia - Use or

Possession; II: Drugs - Possession of Drug Paraphernalia - Use or

Possession

DATE: 4/30/2009

DEFENDANT: Michael Lawrence Stanislaw

DOB: 2/23/1990

CITY/RESIDENCE: North Saint Paul, MN

AGENCY: Woodbury Police Department

CHARGE: I: Criminal Sex Conduct-3rd Degree-Victim 13-15 Actor >24m older

DATE: 5/7/2009

DEFENDANT: Randy Jay Grengs

DOB: 9/30/1982

CITY/RESIDENCE: Hugo, MN

AGENCY: Washington County Sheriff's Office

CHARGE: I: Domestic Assault-Felony

DATE: 5/5/2009

DEFENDANT: Sara Anne Palmer

DOB: 6/20/1981

CITY/RESIDENCE: OAK PARK HEIGHTS, Mn

AGENCY: Washington County Sheriff's Office

CHARGE: I: Aiding an Offender to Avoid Arrest-Harbor/Conceal

DATE: 5/7/2009

DEFENDANT: Daniel Nathan Boron

DOB: 8/15/1987

CITY/RESIDENCE: Oakdale, MN

AGENCY: Washington County Sheriff's Office

CHARGE: I: Drugs - 5th Degree - Procure/Possess/Control by Fraud or Deceit

DATE: 5/7/2009

DEFENDANT: Darlene Michele Risvold

DOB: 12/3/1968

CITY/RESIDENCE: St Paul, MN

AGENCY: Stillwater Police Department

CHARGE: I: Drugs - 5th Degree - Possess Schedule 1,2,3,4 - Not Small

Amount Marijuana

DATE: 5/4/2009

DEFENDANT: Kelly Jean Borst

DOB: 4/11/1972

CITY/RESIDENCE: South St Paul, MN

AGENCY: Oakdale Police Department

CHARGE: I: Identity Theft-Penalties-2 or 3 Direct Victims/Value to Direct

and Indirect Victims $501-$2,500

DATE: 5/5/2009

DEFENDANT: Dennis Wayne Griffin

DOB: 5/9/1970

CITY/RESIDENCE: Cottage Grove, MN

AGENCY: Cottage Grove Police Department

CHARGE: I: Stolen Cks.-Penalties-4 or More Direct Victims/Value to Direct

and Indirect Victims $2,501 or More; II: Check Forgery-Offer/Possess

W/Intent to Defraud

DATE: 4/29/2009

DEFENDANT: David Dominique Durham

DOB: 2/21/1991

CITY/RESIDENCE: St Paul, MN

AGENCY: Washington County Sheriff's Office

CHARGE: I: Burglary-2nd Deg-Dwelling; II: Give Peace Officer False

Name/Birthdate/ID Card

DATE: 4/29/2009

DEFENDANT: James Vernon Lee

DOB: 12/27/1955

CITY/RESIDENCE: Blaine, MN

AGENCY: Woodbury Police Department

CHARGE: I: Theft-Take/Use/Transfer Movable Prop-No Consent

DATE: 5/6/2009

DEFENDANT: Daniel Joseph Rice

DOB: 3/30/1989

CITY/RESIDENCE: Maplewood, MN

AGENCY: St. Paul Police Department

CHARGE: I: Drugs - 1st Degree- Possess 25 Grams or More -

Cocaine/Heroin/Meth; II: Drugs - 1st Degree - Sale - 10 Grams or

More-Cocaine/Heroin/Meth w/in 90-Day Period

DATE: 5/4/2009

DEFENDANT: Jason Christopher Edworthy

DOB: 5/7/1970

CITY/RESIDENCE: White Bear Lake, MN

AGENCY: Woodbury Police Department

CHARGE: I: Burglary-3rd Deg-Steal/Commit Felony or Gross Misd

DATE: 5/5/2009

DEFENDANT: Robert Luther Shaw

DOB: 7/1/1985

CITY/RESIDENCE: Woodbury, MN

AGENCY:

CHARGE: I: Assault-3rd Degree-Substantial Bodily Harm; II: Domestic

Assault-Misdemeanor-Intentionally Inflicts/Attempts to Inflict Bodily Harm

DATE: 5/7/2009

DEFENDANT: Jeffrey Wade Lerew

DOB: 10/27/1983

CITY/RESIDENCE: St Paul, MN

AGENCY: Stillwater Police Department

CHARGE: I: Drugs - 3rd Degree - Possess 3 Grams or More Cocaine/ Heroin/

Methamphetamine

DATE: 5/7/2009

DEFENDANT: Jeffrey Wade Lerew

DOB: 10/27/1983

CITY/RESIDENCE: St Paul, MN

AGENCY: Washington County Sheriff's Office

CHARGE: I: Burglary-1st Deg-Dwelling-Occupied-Non-Accomplice Present; II:

Theft-Take/Drive Motor Vehicle-No Owner Consent

SENTENCING FOR THE WEEK OF 5/4/2009

DATE: 4/30/2009

DEFENDANT: Sean Timothy Brown

DOB: 5/11/1968

CITY/RESIDENCE: Oakdale, MN

AGENCY: Oakdale Police Department

CONVICTION: Felony Theft by Swindle

SENTENCE: The Court stayed the imposition of sentence and placed

defendant on probation for a period not to exceed 5 years on following

conditions: Serve 1 day in the Washington County Jail with credit for 1

day; pay fine of $500 plus surcharges; pay restitution; have no same or

similar and remain law abiding; pursuant to 609.117 provide biological

specimen for DNA purposes.

DATE: 5/1/2009

DEFENDANT: Scott Thomas Lavoi

DOB: 9/4/1974

CITY/RESIDENCE: Inver Grove Heights, MN

AGENCY: Cottage Grove Police Department

CONVICTION: 2nd Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct

SENTENCE: Imposition of sentence stayed and placed on probation for

25 years under the following conditions: 1) Serve 135 days in jail with

credit for 1 day served, to be served on Work Release or in-custody

Sentence to Service if criteria waived; 2) Pay $300 fine; 3) No direct or

indirect contact with the victim; 4) Pay any restitution requested and

that restitution remain open for one year; 5) Follow all

recommendations from the chemical dependency evaluation; 6) Follow all

recommendations from the psycho-sexual evaluation completed on 9/8/08; 7)

Enter into and complete sexual offender treatment; 8) Abstain from the use

of all mood-altering chemicals, including alcohol, and submit to random

urinalysis/breathalyzers at own expense; 9) No contact with female minors,

under the age of 18 years old, until it has been determined to be

appropriate by a therapist trained in the evaluation and treatment of

sexual offenders; 10) Participate in and pay for any polygraph testing per

the instructions of any treatment provider; 11) Register as a predatory

offender; 12) Provide a biological specimen for purposes of DNA analysis;

13) Sign and abide by the sex offender unit rules.

DATE: 5/1/2009

DEFENDANT: Myndi Sue Swanson

DOB: 12/20/1976

CITY/RESIDENCE: HASTINGS, MN

AGENCY: Washington County Sheriff's Office

CONVICTION: Obstruct Legal Process/Interfere with Peace Officer; 4th

Degree Criminal Damage to Property

SENTENCE: Obstruct Legal Process/Interfere with Peace Officer:

Sentenced defendant to $3000 fine and 365 days in jail with $2700 of the

fine and 362 days suspended for 2 years on following conditions: 1) Placed

on probation for 2 years; 2) Serve 3 days in jail with credit for 3 days

served; 3) Serve 100 hours Community Work Service, separate from fine; 4)

Pay $300 fine, may do Community Work Service at $7/hour for fines; 5) Seek

and maintain gainful employment and provide verification; 6) No same or

similar offenses, be law abiding, and cooperate with all the standard

conditions of probation; 7) Cooperate with the transfer of supervision to

County of residence; 8) DNA specimen per 609.117. Criminal Damage to

Property: Sentenced to $1000 fine and 90 days in jail with $800 of the

fine and 87 days suspended for 1 year concurrent to Obstructing Legal

Process count on following conditions: 1) Placed on probation for 1 year;

2) Serve 3 days in jail with credit for 3 days served; 3) Pay $200 fine,

can do Community Work Service at $7/hour; 4) Perform 100 hours of

Community Work Service (concurrent with Obstructing Legal Process count);

5, 6 and 7) Same as Obstruct Legal Process/Interfere with Peace Officer

charge above.

DATE: 5/5/2009

DEFENDANT: Eric Joseph McDonald

DOB: 8/13/1983

CITY/RESIDENCE: Blaine, MN

AGENCY: Forest Lake Police Department

CONVICTION: Check Forgery

SENTENCE: Stayed the imposition of sentence and placed on probation

for 5 years on the following conditions: 1) Serve 30 days in jail with

credit for 30 days served; 2) Pay $300 fine; 3) Restitution ordered; 4)

Complete an evaluation for Cognitive Skills Programming and follow all

recommendations; 5) Seek and maintain gainful employment and provide

verification; 6) Complete a South Oaks Gambling Screen and follow all

recommendations; 7) No same or similar offenses, be law abiding, and

cooperate with all the standard conditions of probation; 8) Cooperate with

the transfer of supervision to County/State of residence; 9) Complete high

school equivalency; 10) Provide a biological specimen for purposes of DNA

analysis.

DATE: 4/30/2009

DEFENDANT: David Andrew Greenhow

DOB: 11/10/1983

CITY/RESIDENCE: INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, MN

AGENCY: Cottage Grove Police Department

CONVICTION: Criminal Sexual Conduct in the First Degree

SENTENCE: Committed to prison for 144 months, with credit for 13

days served; pay a $50 fine and surcharges; register as a sex offender,

and provide a biological specimen for DNA analysis.

DATE: 5/7/2009

DEFENDANT: Joshua Donald Harrington

DOB: 7/18/1984

CITY/RESIDENCE: SOMERSET, WI

AGENCY: Stillwater Police Department

CONVICTION: 5th Degree Controlled Substance

SENTENCE: Probation for 5 years on following conditions: 1) serve 58

days in jail with credit for 58 days served; 2) pay $50 fine; 3) abstain

from the use of all mood-altering chemicals including alcohol, and submit

to random testing at own expense; 4) complete outpatient chemical

dependency treatment; 5) seek and maintain gainful employment and/or

education; 6) obtain GED; 7) no same or similar offenses, be law abiding,

and cooperate with all the standard conditions of probation; 8) follow all

the standard conditions of the Intensive

Supervision Unit should he become a Washington County resident; 9)

cooperate with transfer of supervision to county/state of residence.

DATE: 5/29/2009

DEFENDANT: Paul Michael Wilke

DOB: 10/18/1983

CITY/RESIDENCE: LAKE ELMO, MN

AGENCY: Oak Park Heights Police Department

CONVICTION: Drugs - 5th Degree - Sale of Marijuana

SENTENCE: Count I Sale of Marijuana: (1) supervised probation

for up to five years; (2) serve 90 days in jail, with credit for five days

served; sentence to run concurrently with Counts 2 and 3, and defendant

may serve the sentence on Huber work release (criteria were waived); (3)

pay a $100 fine and surcharges on a schedule to be determined by Court

Administration; (4) defendant to commence

outpatient chemical dependency treatment within 30 days, and follow all

recommendations; (5) abstain from the use of mood-altering

chemicals, including alcohol, and submit to random urinalyses at his own

expense; (6) commit no same or similar offenses, remain law

abiding, and cooperate with standard conditions of probation; and (7)

provide a biological specimen for DNA analysis.

Count II Sale of Marijuana: (1) supervised probation for up to five

years; (2) serve 90 days in the Washington County Jail, with credit for

five days served, sentence to run concurrently with Counts 1 and 3;

defendant may serve the jail time on work release, and criteria were

waived; (3) defendant to pay a $100 fine and surcharges; (4) commence

outpatient chemical dependency treatment within 30 days, and follow all

recommendations; (5) abstain from the use of mood-altering chemicals,

including alcohol, and submit to random urinalyses at his own expense; (6)

have no same or similar offenses, remain law abiding, and cooperate with

probation; and (7) provide a biological specimen for DNA analysis.

Count III Sale of Marijuana: (1) supervised probation for up to five

years; (2) serve 90 days in the Washington County Jail, with credit for

five days served, said sentence to be concurrent with Counts 1 and 2;

defendant may serve the jail sentence on Huber work release, and criteria

were waived; (3) defendant to pay a $100 fine and surcharges; (4) commence

outpatient chemical dependency treatment within 30 days and follow all

recommendations; (5) abstain from the use of mood-altering chemicals,

including alcohol, and submit to random urinalyses at his own expense; (6)

commit no same or similar offenses, remain law abiding and cooperate with

probation, and (7) provide a biological specimen for purposes of DNA

analysis.

DATE: 5/6/2009

DEFENDANT: Zachary Paul Navarro

DOB: 1/8/1982

CITY/RESIDENCE: West Lakeland Twp., MN

AGENCY: Washington County Sheriff's Office

CONVICTION: 2nd Degree Burglary; 5th Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct

SENTENCE: 2nd Degree Burglary - Committed to the Commissioner of

Corrections for 18 months, stayed the imposition of sentence and placed on

probation for 10 years on the following conditions: 1) serve 90 days in

jail with credit for 3 days served, to be served on Work Release or

in-custody Sentence to Service if criteria waived; 2) pay $300 fine; 3) no

direct or indirect contact with the victims or any of their family

members; 4) complete a psycho-sexual evaluation and treatment and follow

all recommendations; 5) abstain from all mood-altering chemicals,

including alcohol, and submit to random testing at own expense; 6)

restitution to remain open for 60 days; 7) no same or similar offenses, be

law abiding, and cooperate with all the standard conditions of probation;

8) participate in and pay for any polygraph testing, only if recommended;

9) follow all standard conditions of the Sex Offender Unit, if

recommended; 10) provide a biological specimen for purposes of DNA

analysis. 5th Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct - 365 days in jail and $3000

fine with 275 days and $3000 stayed concurrent to 2nd Degree Burglary

sentence.

DATE: 5/8/2009

DEFENDANT: Zachary Ryan Wiegand

DOB: 1/12/1977

CITY/RESIDENCE: Dresser, WI

AGENCY: Washington County Sheriff's Office

CONVICTION: Attempted Murder in the First Degree; Second Degree

Assault with a Dangerous Weapon

SENTENCE: On the charge of Attempted Murder in the First Degree the

defendant was committed to the Commissioner of Corrections for a period of

153 months. The defendant was also ordered to pay a fine in the amount of

$50.00 plus surcharges to be deducted from prison wages after restitution

payments. The defendant was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount

of $26,767.04 to a victim and $1,725.10 to the Crime Victims Reparations

Board. Restitution is to be deducted from prison wages. Restitution

relating to another victim was left open for 30 days to gain additional

claims. The defendant was ordered to have no direct or indirect contact

with the victims and pursuant to §609.117, the defendant is ordered to

provide a biological specimen for purposes of DNA analysis. On the charge

of Second Degree Assault with a Dangerous Weapon, the defendant was

committed to the Commissioner of Corrections for a period of 36 months

concurrent with Count I. The defendant was ordered to pay a $50.00 fine

plus surcharges to be deducted from prison wages after restitution

payments. The defendant is to have no indirect or direct contact with the

victims and the defendant was ordered to provide a biological specimen for

purposes of DNA analysis pursuant to §609.117

DATE: 4/29/2009

DEFENDANT: Melanie Sue Riebe

DOB: 1/10/1962

CITY/RESIDENCE: ST PAUL, MN

AGENCY: Oak Park Heights Police Department

CONVICTION: Controlled Substance Crime in the Fifth Degree

SENTENCE: (1) Supervised probation for up to 10 years; (2) serve 180

days in jail, with credit for 3 days served; the defendant may serve 130

days of the sentence on Electronic Home Monitoring; the balance of 50 days

will be served on out-of-custody Sentence to Service, with criteria

waived; (3) pay a fine of $200 and surcharges on a schedule to be

determined by Court Administration; (4) abstain from the use of

mood-altering chemicals, including alcohol, and submit to random

urinalyses at her own expense; (5) attend AA/NA at least once per week for

six months and provide written verification to the probation agent; (6)

have no same or similar offenses, remain law abiding, and cooperate with

probation; (7) cooperate with the transfer of probation supervision to her

county of residence, and (8) provide a biological specimen for DNA

analysis.

DATE: 4/29/2009

DEFENDANT: Thomas Lee Frolichman

DOB: 7/27/1989

CITY/RESIDENCE: Woodbury, MN

AGENCY: Woodbury Police Department

CONVICTION: Terroristic Threats

SENTENCE: (1) Supervised probation for up to five years; (2) serve

67 days in jail, with credit for 25 days; the balance may be served on the

out-of-custody Sentence to Service Program; (3) attend an Human Services,

Inc. aggression group program and follow all

recommendations; (4) complete a medication evaluation and follow all

recommendations; (5) abstain from drugs and alcohol, and submit to random

urinalyses at his own expense; (6) provide a baseline urinalysis today;

(7) remain law abiding, keep the peace, and obey all conditions of

probation; (8) provide a biological specimen for DNA analysis; (9) pay a

$50 fine and surcharges on a schedule to be determined by Court

Administration; (10) seek and maintain gainful employment.

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