Two Sentenced in District Court After Felony Convictions

On Monday in Stanton County District Court, two individuals were sentenced to Probation following their felony convictions.  Ivan Salmons, 62, of rural Stanton was sentenced to one year of Probation and sixty days in jail following his conviction for Attempted Possession of a Firearm by a Felon.  Salmons was arrested last January following the service of a search warrant at his residence by the Stanton County Sheriff’s office.  During that warrant service several firearms were located and seized.  Laura Everett, 35, of Norfolk was sentenced to two years of probation following her conviction for Possession of Methamphetamine.  She was arrested last year by the Sheriff’s office following a traffic stop in Stanton.  She was in possession of more than an ounce of methamphetamine. Entering a plea to felony Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Deliver and a Drug Tax Stamp Violation was Edgar Saldana, 20, of Columbus. He was arrested last year on Hwy 15, South of Pilger by the Sheriff’s office. He will be sentenced in March.