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Hawaii county councilman gets 30 day jail sentence

BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Hawaii County Councilman is heading to jail.

A circuit court judge has sentenced County Councilman Kelly Greenwell to 30 days in jail, with all but five days suspended.

The 69 year old pleaded no contest to resisting arrest when he was stopped for speeding in July.

Greenwell has 10 days to appeal the sentence.

He lost his bid for re-election in September.

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