Scott Johnston of Buffalo Center, pled guilty to “Driving While Barred,” an aggravated misdemeanor, stemming from a traffic stop by the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office on February 2, 2020. Johnston was sentenced to serve 365 days in the Winnebago County Jail, with all but 7 days suspended. Johnston was ordered to pay a $625.00 fine, applicable surcharges, and costs. The fine was suspended. Johnston was placed on probation for a period of one year to the Department of Correctional Services.