Trial date set in lewdness case
The following people appeared in Carson City District Court before Judge Bill Maddox on Tuesday:
• Stephen Garrett Dixon, 20, pleaded not guilty to lewdness with a child under 14. A jury trial has been set for June 20.
• Mario Perez-Ramirez, 32, was sentenced to probation for 18 months and a suspended prison sentence of 20 to 30 months on a charge of possession of a controlled substance.
• Hugo Diaz-Ramirez, 24, was given probation for three years and a suspended prison sentence of 12 to 30 months on a charge of possession of a controlled substance. He must also cooperate with immigration officials.
• Tony Allen Jacobsen, 34, will be tried on March 26 on a charge of trafficking.
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