Stewart Man Prison Sentence 25 Jan 14

A 28-year-old Stewart man has been sentenced to over 4 years in prison for selling methamphetamine. Patrick Steven Lee Witthus was sentenced to 58 months in prison on Thursday and was fined $5,000 on a 2nd-degree drug sale charge after selling 10 grams of meth to a drug task force informant in May of 2012. Witthus was given credit for 127 days already served in jail as part of the sentence after pleading guilty to the charge. He reportedly sold the meth while parked in the Wal-Mart Supercenter lot in Willmar.