Defendants sentenced in court

ESCANABA – The following individuals were recently sentenced in unrelated cases in Delta County Circuit Court in Escanaba.

Gerald Hugh Akerley, 53, of 1612 N. 16th St., Escanaba, pleaded guilty to a probation violation with the underlying offense of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. He was sentenced to seven days in jail and given credit for two days served. His probation is continued.

William Gerard Hermes, 47, of 2414 Ludington St., Room 109, Escanaba, pleaded guilty to a probation violation with the underlying offense of attempted criminal sexual conduct, third degree. He was sentenced to 30 days in jail and given credit for two days served. His probation is continued.