MASON CITY – A Mason City man was sent to prison this month for violating the terms of his probation.
On June 9, 2014, Judge Karen Salic found 23-year-old James Robert Perry guilty of violating the terms of his probation connected to charges brought by Clear Lake police in 2012, which included first degree harassment and assault on a peace officer that brought injury. Salic sent Perry to jail for up to 2 years for that probation violation.
In addition, Salic found Perry guilty of violating the terms of his probation connected to a fourth degree criminal mischief charge brought by Mason City police in 2011. She sent him to prison for up to 5 years for that probation violation.
Perry also pled guilty on June 9th to eluding. Perry was sentenced to thirty days in jail and fined $315 plus court costs.
Perry will serve his sentences concurrently. He is currently in the Cerro Gordo County Jail awaiting transport to prison.