Lewis Sentenced

An Alta man… arrested in May after Storm Lake police stopped a vehicle in the 700 block of Vestal Street for a traffic offense… has been sentenced.

Police allege the driver… 25-year-old Demetrick Lewis… did not have a valid driver’s license as his driving privileges had been barred. Police also allege he was intoxicated. Lewis was charged with third-offense OWI, a class “D” felony… and driving while barred, an aggravated misdemeanor.

Lewis pleaded guilty to the OWI charge and was given a two-year suspended sentence. He was placed on probation for two year, ordered to a residential treatment facility, and to pay 26-hundred dollars in fines, surcharges, and court costs.