O'Neill man is sentencing no show
September 29, 2022
A 39-year-old O’Neill man failed to appear for sentencing, on year-old charges, in the Holt County district court last week - for the second time.
Joshua J. Speth, 39, of O’Neill was scheduled for sentencing Sept. 19. On his behalf, Holt County public defender Rodney Smith requested a continuance. Holt County attorney Brent Kelly moved for a bench warrant. The Honorable Mark Kozisec overruled Smith’s motion and took the matter under advisement pending preparation of the warrant by Kelly, within 14 days. He ordered the warrant provide no bond, with a hearing to be held the first regul...