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Case No. 18-0868

State of Iowa
David Shelledy


State of Iowa


David Shelledy

Attorney for the Appellee

Bridget A. Chambers, Assistant Attorney General

Attorney for the Appellant

Gary Dickey

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Jan 23, 2019

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Polk County, Carol L. Coppola, District Associate Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Tabor, P.J., and Mullins and Bower, JJ.  Opinion by Bower, J.  (6 pages)

            David Shelledy appeals his sentence for operating while intoxicated, third offense, claiming the court should have continued his sentencing hearing and the court erred by imposing a harsher sentence than recommended in his presentence investigation report.  OPINION HOLDS: We find the court acted within its discretion in denying the motion to continue sentencing and imposing sentence.

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