September 8, 2013 in Idaho

Schweitzer Resort chairlift vandalism charge dismissed


SANDPOINT – A North Idaho judge dismissed a felony vandalism charge against a Bonner County man accused of slashing chairlift seat cushions at Schweitzer Mountain Resort.

Magistrate Court Judge Justin Julian ruled that prosecutors failed to show that damage exceeded $1,000, the threshold for a felony charge against David Donald Markwardt.

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