District Court news: Nov. 24, 2016

Cases heard recently in Lincoln District Court. List includes names of those charged who are not identified as minors.

10/20/16
Christopher E. Woodall, alcohol intoxication in a public place and terroristic threatening 3rd degree. Plea of guilty. $50 fine; and 18 days to serve, respectively.

10/24/16
James Ayers, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 2nd and no/expired registration plates. Failed to appear. Dismissed with leave. Refer to county attorney.
Kassi O. Barnes, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, no/expired registration plates, failure to produce insurance card, license to be in possession and disregarding stop sign. County attorney. Diversion.
Dustin W. Burdine, no/expired registration plates. Plea of guilty. $25 fine and costs.
Timothy Conn, no/expired registration plates – merged, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt – merged, improper display of registration plates – merged, failure to produce insurance card – merged, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st and failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation. Plea of guilty. $1,000 fine, $900 probated and costs; and $25 fine, respectively.
Steven J. Crowley, theft by unlawful taking or disp shoplifting under $500. Status 3-30-17.
Laura Denny, harassing communications. Continued to 3-30-17. To dismiss if no contact.
Samantha Gail Denny, no/expired registration plates, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt and failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st. Plea of guilty to failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st charge. $1,000 fine, $900 probated (KAP) and costs. Remaining charges dismissed.
Joshua Dishon, no/expired registration plates, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, failure to produce insurance card and license to be in possession. Dismissed.
Eugene S. Douglas, no/expired registration plates, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, failure to produce insurance card – merged and failure to wear seat belts charge. Plea of guilty to failure to wear seat belts charge. $25 fine. Remaining charges dismissed.
Bradley D. Elder, speeding 15 mph over limit and no motorcycle operator’s license. Failed to appear. Notify Department of Transportation.
James D. Ellison, operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, etc. .08 1st offense. Plea of not guilty. Pretrial conference 1-19-17.
Steve L. Gerkey, assault 4th degree domestic violence minor injury. Plea of not guilty. Pretrial conference 12-8.
Nicholas E. Goode, failure to produce insurance card. Dismissed on proof.
Jerry Griffin, failure to wear seat belts and operating vehicle with expired operator’s license. Plea of guilty to failure to wear seat belts charge. $25 fine. Remaining charge dismissed.
Shawn Haight, possession of marijuana. Dismissed with leave.
Amanda Hodge, speeding 17 mph over limit amended to 15 over and no insurance 1st offense. Plea of guilty to speeding charge. Standard fine and costs. Remaining charge dismissed.
Mona Lisa Horton-Felipe, speeding 26 mph over/greater amended to 15 over. Diversion.
April Kidd, unlawful transaction with minor 3rd degree. Plea of not guilty. Pretrial conference 1-19-17.
Christopher Lamb, no/expired registration plates – merged, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt – merged and failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation. Plea of guilty. $25 fine and costs.
Jason Lowery, theft by deception – include cold checks under $500. Failed to appear. Bench warant.
Aaron D. McNew, no/expired registration plates amended to 189.00, 3 counts violation part 390 federal safety regs – general policy and 3 counts of part 393 federal safety regs parts needed for safe operation. Failed to appear. Notify Department of Transportation.
Autumn Morgan, no/expired registration plates, no/expired registration receipt and no insurance 1st offense. Dismissed on proof.
Justin Boyd Muse, failure of non-owner operator maintain required insurance 2nd. Plea of guilty. $2,500, $2,000 probated and costs.
James Petrey, alcohol intoxication in a public place. Plea of guilty. $25 fine and costs.
Matthew Pike, criminal trespassing 3rd degree. Plea of guilty. $50 fine and costs.
Richard K. Pitman, failure to wear seat belts and license to be in possession – merged. Plea of guilty. $25 fine.
Robert Logan Reed, no/expired registration plates, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt and failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st. Dismissed on proof.
Brandon Rhodus, no/expired registration plates, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, failure to wear seat belts, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license and failure to register transfer of motor vehicle. Continued to 12-5.
Daryl W. Roberts, driving DUI suspended license- 1st offense aggravator. Failed to appear. Dismissed with leave. Refer to county attorney.
Angela Schlesinger, unlawful transaction with minor 3rd degree. Plea of not guilty. Pretrial conference 1-19-17.
Charlotte Joseph Simpson, no/expired registration plates – merged, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt – merged and failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance 1st. Plea of guilty. $1,000 fine, $900 probated (KAP) and costs.
Winona Sims, theft by deception include cold checks under $500. Dismissed with leave.
Floyd E. Smith, no/expired registration plates, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st and improper display of registration plates – merged. Plea of guilty to failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st charge. $1,000 fine, $900 probated (KAP) and costs. Remaining charges dismissed.
Salina Smith, improper display of registration plates. Dismissed on proof.
John Sparkman, unlawful transaction with minor 3rd degree. Plea of not guilty. Pretrial conference 1-19-17.
Anthony Taylor, obstructed vision and/or windshield, no operator’s/moped license, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt and no/expired registration plates. Failed to appear. Notify Department of Transportation.
Anthony Taylor, failure to use child restraint device in vehicle and failure to produce insurance card. Failed to appear. Notify Department of Transportation.
Michael R. Torres, Jr., speeding 20 mph over limit and no/expired registration plates. Failed to appear. Notify Department of Transportation.
Brandie Yocum, unlawful transaction with minor 3rd degree. Plea of not guilty. Pretrial conference 1-19-17.

10/27/16
Lesa M. Adams, operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, etc. .08 1st offense and failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st. Pretrial conference 12-8.
Charles Anness, assault 4th degree minor injury. Bench trial 11-23.
Samuel Blakey, assault 4th degree domestic violence minor injury. Continued to 12-8.
Darren Brown, operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, etc. .08 1st offense. Jury trial 1-4-17.
Jesse D. Brown, Jr., operate motor vehicle under influence alcohol/drugs, .08 2nd offense and failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation. Continued to 12-8.
Gerald Burchfield, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license. Continued to 1-5-17.
Tracie Carman, unlawful transaction with minor 3rd degree. Dismissed with leave.
Tracie Carman, unlawful transaction with minor 3rd degree. Dismissed with leave.
Austin M. Combs, no operator’s/moped license and operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, etc. .08 1st offense. Continued to 12-8.
Timothy Conley, menacing and resisting arrest – merged. Plea of guilty. $100 fine and costs.
Erin Creech, theft by unlwful taking or disp shoplifting $500 or more but under $10,000 Waived to grand jury.
Teddi Day, unlawful transaction with minor 3rd degree. Dismissed with leave.
Melissa Deatherage, no tail lamps, no/expired registration plates, improper display of registration plates, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st, failure to produce insurance card, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation and operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, etc. .08 1st offense. Continued to 12-8.
Vanard Jul Farmer, theft by unlawful taking or disp shoplifting under $500. 30 days probated 2 years with no offenses. Alford plea.
Abigail Hodge, operate motor vehicle under influence alcohol/drugs, .08 2nd offense. Continued to 1-5-17.