Alta man to prison for felony

Friday, November 5, 2021

On November 1st, 2021, Yester Montecillos Vazquez, age 22 of Alta, was sentenced in the Iowa District Court by the Honorable John Sandy. On August 6th, 2021 Montecillos Vazquez entered a guilty plea for the crime of Eluding or Attempting to Elude While Operating While Intoxicated, a Class D Felony. He was sentenced to a prison term not to exceed 5 years with the Iowa Department of Corrections; the sentence was suspended and the defendant was placed on probation.

The State of Iowa was represented by Buena Vista County Attorney Paul Allen.