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Mejak, Bunyea sentenced for theft

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POLSON — A pair of Flathead County men were sentenced in Polson District Court on June 14 for their involvement with the theft of an ATV.

Logan Anthony Mejak, 26 and Austin Steven Bunyea, 27, admitted to stealing a Yamaha ATV. The owner of the ATV reported its theft from his Ferndale area shop on September 8, 2022.

Mejak also admitted to breaking into the residence of the owner of the ATV and stealing three firearms. The burglary was reported March 5, 2022.

The imposition of sentencing for Bunyea was deferred for three years while Judge Molly Owen sentenced Mejak to three years in the Montana State Prison. Mejak was sentenced to another three years MSP for the burglary and theft of the three firearms. Mejak was ordered to pay restitution of $1,379 for the stolen firearms. Both men were ordered to pay $2,000 each restitution for the ATV. Both men are facing other charges in Flathead County.

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