According to the Ramsey County States Attorney, Ira Jones, 17 of St Michael ND pleaded guilty to robbery, a Class B felony Thursday in Ramsey County District Court. Jones was charged with the October 11, 2012 robbery of a taxi in Devils Lake wherein the driver was robbed at knifepoint. The cab was stolen and later found damaged near the dike protecting the city of Devils Lake. Jones was sentenced to 10 years in the DOCR, to serve 4 years. 6 years of the sentence were suspended for a period of 5 years commencing on his date of release.
The Court ordered Jones to pay over $4,300 in restitution for damages to the cab.