POLSON — A Missoula man was dedicated at District Court docket in Polson on Jan. 19 to the utmost 5 years with the Montana Division of Corrections for felony DUI. Buckleycole Randall Ackerman, 36, was convicted of felony DUI at a bench trial in 2021. A trial that Ackerman requested however didn’t attend. Ackerman additionally missed his preliminary sentencing date and a warrant needed to be issued for his arrest. Actions that Decide James Manley deemed disrespectful to the courtroom, thus the utmost sentence was handed down.
Based on courtroom data the DUI arrest occurred in Polson June 9, 2020. Ackerman is alleged to have instructed the arresting officer that he was a “authorities official” and demanded his fast launch.
Decide Manley famous that Ackerman was arrested for one more DUI in Missoula County whereas this Lake County case was peanding.
Decide Manley additionally issued Ackerman a fantastic of $5,000 and gave him credit score for having already served 21 days in jail.