• Christopher D. Bryer, 37, 215 Water St., Sleepy Eye, was convicted of gross misdemeanor malicious punishment of a child-less than substantial bodily harm Jan. 29. He was sentenced to 365 days in the Brown County Jail, 305 days stayed for two years Supervised probation, credit for 40 days served. He was fined $1,055, may receive credit for out-of-pocket expenses for diagnostic health assessment and any recommendations. Conditions include completing diagnostic mental health assessment, follow all recommendations, pay fee, successfully complete anger management and/or domestic violence-specific counseling program, follow any recommendations. He was Sentenced to Service for 40 hours within an indeterminate period of time.