Roland was accused of threatening to slit the throat and burn down the home of another individual on May 29, violating a domestic violence protection order, intentionally taking methamphetamine, possessing methamphetamine, possessing a pipe and/or torch used with methamphetamine and possessing a pipe intended for use with marijuana on Aug. 3.
Judge Cherie Clark sentenced Roland to one year and one day in the North Dakota Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation with credit for 237 days served on the felony charge, 237 days with credit for 237 days served on the Class A misdemeanor charges, and 30 days with credit for 30 days served on the Class B misdemeanor. The sentences are to be served concurrently. Clark placed Roland on 18 months supervised probation, ordered him not to have contact with the victim unless authorized by a probation officer and to pay a $400 criminal administration fee, $100 defense/facility administration fee, $70 indigent defense application fee and $50 victim-witness fee.
A Class C felony is punishable by five years in prison and a $10,000 fine. A Class A misdemeanor is punishable by one year in prison and a $3,000 fine. A Class B misdemeanor is punishable by 30 days in jail and $1,500 fine.
Kirk Alan Guthmiller, 33, Medina, pleaded guilty to theft of property and forgery, Class C felonies.
Guthmiller was accused transferring property using the checks of another valued at more than $1,000 and forging checks valued at more than $1,000 between March 2, 2017, and April 2, 2017.
Clark sentenced Guthmiller to 90 days in the Stutsman County Correctional Center with credit for two days served. Guthmiller is allowed work release.
Guthmiller was placed on one year supervised probation, must complete a diagnostic assessment and recommended treatment and pay a $35 indigent defense application fee, $1,966 restitution