Jestila sentenced in Houghton Co.

Jestila was sentenced in Houghton Co. Circuit Court May 20.

Jestila was sentenced in Houghton Co. Circuit Court May 20.

A former U.P. businessman has been sentenced in Houghton County Circuit Court.

Michael Jestila, 46, pled guilty to four counts of Delivery of a Controlled Substance to a Minor.  He received 365 days in jail with credit for 114 already served on each of the four counts.

The sentences will run concurrently.  Three other charges were dropped.

Jestila owned the Backroom stores in Marquette and Houghton.