Monte Johnston Out of Jail, Facing New Trial by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 11/12/2018 12:00 am Updated 6 months ago Washington County District Judge Jeff Harper threw the book at Johnston, giving him the maximum sentence and fines on each charge, according to Springdale Senior Deputy City Attorney Taylor Samples. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.