A Hazen, North Dakota man was sentenced to 30 days at the Heart of America Correctional Facility in Rugby and paid nearly $15,000 in restitution for cattle theft. Northeast District Court Judge Michael P. Hurly sentenced Dwight Todd Mehrer after a plea agreement was reached in a McHenry County. Mehrer was charged with selling unbranded cattle owned by his deceased girlfriend under another party’s name and keeping the proceeds for himself.
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