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Lyon County, Iowa  

LYON COUNTY IS HOME TO:

Cities:    Alvord, Doon, George, Inwood, Larchwood, Lester, Little Rock, Rock Rapids

Schools:    Central Lyon, George-Little Rock, West Lyon, Doon Christian, Inwood Christian, Doon Protestant Reformed

 
 

Lyon County Attorney - Press Releases

STATE v CHRISTOPHER KEITH BARSE

On November 1, 2017, Christopher Keith Barse, was sentenced for Operating without Owner’s Consent, an Aggravated Misdemeanor. Barse was ordered to serve 365 days in the Lyon County Jail with all but sixty days suspended and credit for time already served. Barse was ordered to pay a $625.00 fine, $218.75 statutory surcharge, $100.00 court costs, $125.00 Law Enforcement Initiative Surcharge, jail fees, and court appointed attorney fees. Barse’s fine and statutory surcharge were suspended.

 

STATE v CRYSTAL ROSE ULIBARRI

On October 30, 2017, Crystal Rose Ulibarri, was sentenced for Theft in the Second Degree, a Class D Felony and Possession of Methamphetamine, a Serious Misdemeanor.

 

Count one, Ulibarri was committed to the custody of the Director of the Iowa Department of Corrections for a period not to exceed five years. This sentence shall run concurrently with count two. Ulibarri prison sentence was suspended and she was granted credit for 89 days already served in the Lyon County Jail. Ulibarri was ordered to pay a fine, statutory surcharge, $770.80 victim restitution, $2,225.00 jail fees, and court appointed attorney fees. Ulibarri’s fine and statutory surcharge were suspended.

 

Count two, Ulibarri was ordered to serve 180 days in the Lyon County Jail with all but 48 hours suspended and credit for time already served. Ulibarri was ordered to pay a $315.00 fine, $110.25 statutory surcharge, $10.00 D.A.R.E. surcharge, $100.00 court costs, $125.00 Law Enforcement Initiative Surcharge, jail fees, and court appointed attorney fees. Ulibarri’s fine and statutory surcharge were suspended.

 

STATE v ELIZABETH TROPHINE FARON

On October 26, 2017, Elizabeth Trophine Faron, was sentenced for Probation Violation/Contempt of Court. Faron was sentenced to ninety days in the Lyon County Jail. Faron’s jail sentence was suspended as she entered into a payment arrangement with the State. Faron’s probation was extended for a period of one year.

 

STATE v GRETCHEN MARIE SCOTT

On October 24, 2017, Gretchen Marie Scott, was sentenced for two counts of Theft 5th.

 

First count, Scott was sentenced to thirty days in the Lyon County Jail will all time suspended and credit for time previously served. Scott was ordered to pay a fine of $100.00 $35.00 statutory surcharge, $60.00 court costs, $79.51 restitution, jail fees, and court appointed attorney fees.

 

Second count, Scott was sentenced to thirty days in the Lyon County Jail will all time suspended and credit for time previously served. First count, Scott was ordered to pay a fine of $100.00 $35.00 statutory surcharge, $60.00 court costs, $93.29 restitution, jail fees, and court appointed attorney fees.

 

STATE v YVONNE MARIE HOFFMAN

On October 20, 2017, Yvonne Marie Hoffman, was sentenced for Possession of Methamphetamine, a Serious Misdemeanor. Hoffman was sentenced to 365 days in the Lyon County Jail with all but 43 days suspended and credit for time already served. Hoffman was ordered to pay a $315.00 fine, $110.25 statutory surcharge, $10.00 D.A.R.E. surcharge, $100.00 court costs, $125.00 Law Enforcement Initiative Surcharge, jail fees, and court appointed attorney fees. Hoffman was also ordered to obtain a substance abuse evaluation and follow any and all treatment recommendations by said evaluation.

 

STATE v JUSTIN DALE VANOTTERLOO

On October 13, 2017, Justin Dale VanOtterloo, was sentenced for Operating without Valid Driver’s License, a Scheduled Violation. VanOtterloo was ordered to pay a $200.00 fine, $70.00 statutory surcharge, $5.00 County Law Enforcement Surcharge, $100.00 court costs, jail fees, and court appointed attorney fees.

 

STATE v JOSEPH MATTHEW POPPEMA

On October 12, 2017, Joseph Matthew Poppema, was sentenced for Contempt of Court. Poppema was sentenced to sixty days in the Lyon County Jail. Poppema’s jail sentence was purged as he entered into a payment plan with the State.

A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.