Friday, October 12, 2012, in Muscatine County District Court:
CHRISTOPHER GESUALDO, DOB: 2/18/1989, of 2016 Breese Avenue, Muscatine, was sentenced following his guilty plea to Lottery Ticket Theft. GESUALDO was also sentenced for a probation violation for the offense of Sexual Abuse in the Third Degree. The Court imposed concurrent sentences of incarceration of five years for the theft charge and ten years for the sexual abuse charge.
The lottery ticket theft case was investigated by the Muscatine Police Department. GESUALDO had been a clerk at a Muscatine gas station and used his position to steal an Iowa lottery ticket. GESUALDO was on probation for sexual abuse at the time.
JEREMY BARNEY, DOB 1/11/1977, of Wilton, pled guilty to Conspiracy. Investigation by the Muscatine County Drug Task Force showed that BARNEY had entered into an agreement with other individuals to manufacture methamphetamine.