Olmstead Sentenced to 5 Years


21-1001-03Brent Alan Olmstead, 29, of Independence, Iowa, was sentenced to 5 years in prison in the Iowa District Court for Buchanan County on July 13, 2021.

A jury found Olmstead guilty of Theft in the Second Degree, a Class D Felony, on April 9, 2021.  Olmstead was also ordered to pay victim restitution and submit a physical specimen to the State for DNA profiling.

The charge against Olmstead arose from the theft of various items from his employer in October 2020. 

See official Buchanan County Attorney's Office Press Release.