District Court News: Jan. 12, 2017

12/5/16
Garrett L. Terry, failure to give right of way to emergency stopped vehicle amended to defective equipment and failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st.  Plea of guilty to defective equipment charge. $25 fine and costs. Remaining charge dismissed.
Douglas N. Thornburg, II, no/expired registration plates and no/expired Kentucky registration receipt. Plea of guilty. $25 fine and costs.
Benjamin VonGruenigen, no tail lamps, improper display of registration plates, improper registration plate and faiure to produce insurance card. Plea of not guilty. Pretrial conference 1-19-17.
Abraham Wilks, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license and operating vehicle with expired operator’s license. Dismissed with leave.
Michael R. Young, Jr., theft of services. Failed to appear. Dismissed with leave. Refer to county attorney.
Lindsey Hurst, alcohol intoxication in a public place – merged, disorderly conduct 2nd degree and wanton endangerment 1st degree amended to wanton endangerment 2nd degree – merged. Plea of guilty. 10 days to serve with credit.
Lindsey Gale Hurst, operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs w/.08 aggravator 1st offense, wanton endangerment 2nd degree – merged, leaving scene of accident/failure to render aid or assistance and disorderly conduct 2nd degree – merged. Plea of guilty. $200 fine, $375 service fee, costs, counseling and 30 days license suspension; and 6 months, to serve 10 days balance probated 2 years with no offenses (KAP), respectively.
April Kidd, traffic in controlled substance 1st degree 2nd or greater (<2 gms methamphetamine) and drug paraphernalia – buy/possess. Waived to grand jury.
Kohdy J. Cunningham, criminal trespassing 3rd degree. Plea of guilty. $25 fine.
Lindsey Hurst, alcohol intoxication in a public place, disorderly conduct 2nd degree and wanton endangerment 1st degree. Time served.
Christopher West, reckless driving, improper start from parked position – merged and improper registration plate – merged. Plea of guilty. $100 fine and costs.

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Eric E. Hartness, alcohol intoxication in a public place. Plea of guilty. $25 fine and costs.
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. Continued to 2-2-17.
Arlie Ray Burchfield, violation part 392 federal safety reg driving of motor vehicle and operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drug, etc. .08 1st offense. Dismissed with leave.
Samuel Blakey, fleeing or evading police 2nd degree (on foot) – merged and resisting arrest. Plea of guilty. 60 days to serve (with credit).
Samuel Blakey, assault 4th degree domestic violence minor injury. Dismissed with leave.
Jesse D. Brown, Jr., operate motor vehicle under influence alcohol/drugs, .08 2nd offense and failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation.
John W. Bustle, operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, etc. .08 1st offense. Continued to 2-2-17.
Eric R. Cleveland, criminal mischief 3rd degree. Dismissed with leave.
Austin M. Combs, no operator’s/moped – merged and operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, etc. .08 1st offense. Plea of guilty. $200 fine, $375 service fee, costs, counseling and 30 days license suspension.
Melissa Deatherage, no tail lamps – merged, no/expired registration plates – merged, improper display of registration plates – merged, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt – merged, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st – merged, failure to produce insurance card – merged, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license – merged, failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation  – merged and operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, etc. .08 1st offense. Plea of guilty. $200 fine, $375 service fee, costs, counseling and 30 days license suspension.
Timothy James Folger, theft by unlawful taking/disp farm equipment. Plea of guilty. Time served.
James R. Followell, operate motor vehicle under influence alcohol/drugs, .08 2nd offense, no/expired registration plates, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st and improper display of registration plates. Jury trial 2-15-17.
Brandon Gill, failure to wear seat belts, operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, etc. .08 1st offense and possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle. Continued to 2-1-17.
Mathew S. Horton, possession of marijuana. Status 5-11-17.
Keith A. Jacob, assault 4th degree domestic violence no visible injury. Dismissed with leave.
Roger Miller, no/expired registration plates, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st and improper registration plate. Failed to appear. Notify Department of Transportation.
Misty Dawn Montgomery, assault 4th degree minor injury. Bench trial 1-4-17.
Greg Patterson, terroristic threatening 3rd degree. Dismissed with leave and no contact with complaining witness.
Nelson B. Ross, hindering prosecution or apprehension 2nd degree – merged and obstructing governmental operations. Plea of guilty. $250 fine.
Kerry D. Sipes, improper use of dealer plates and improper registration of commercial vehicle. Dismissed on proof.
Ricky L. Tillett, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st. Failed to appear. Bench warrant.
Clifford Gordon Walker, fleeing or evading police 2nd degree (motor vehicle) – merged and hindering prosecution or apprehension 2nd degree amended to obstructing governmental operations. Plea of guilty. $100 fine and costs.
Shaun Wilder, public intoxication controlled substance (excludes alcohol) – merged and falsely reporting an incident. Plea of guilty. $250 fine.
12/12/16
James Allen Cotton, criminal trespassing 3rd degree. Plea of guilty. $100 fine and costs.
Jonathan F. Daulton, assault 4th degree domestic violence no visible injury. Plea of guilty. $250 fine – suspended, 90 days, to serve 20 days (credit) balance probated 2 years on condition of no further offenses (KAP).
Chandra Kaye Brothers, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, improper registration plate and failure to produce insurance card. Plea of not guilty. Pretrial conference 1-26-17.
Gershan Hall, two counts of theft by deception include cold checks under $500. Pretrial conference 1-26-17.
Brett Hisel, leaving scene of accident/failure to render aid or assistance. Dismissed with prejudice.
Beth Marshall, speeding 10 mph over limit and operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license. Plea of guilty. $20 fine and costs; and $250 fine – suspended, 10 days to serve (credit).
Dusty T. Marshall, speeding 9 mph over limit, failure to produce insurance card and operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license. Plea of not guilty to speeding charge. Pretrial conference 1-26-17. Remaining charges dismissed.
Denver Mayo, all other traffic offenses not listed. Dismissed on proof.
David Miller, no/expired registration plates and no/expired Kentucky registration receipt. Dismissed on proof.
Brandon T. Noland, careless driving and operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license. Plea of not guilty. Pretrial conference 1-12-17.
Angie R. Salyers, passing loading/unloading school/church bus 1st offense. Plea of not guilty. Pretrial conference 1-26-17.
Tracy Salyers, no/expired registration plates and no/expired Kentucky registration receipt. Failed to appear. Notify Department of Transportation.
Moises Flores Tejada, operate motor vehicle under influence alcohol/drugs, etc. .08 1st offense, no operator’s/moped license, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st and failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation. Continued to 2-2-17.
Corey Wayne Toole, theft by deception include cold checks under $500. Dismissed without prejudice.
Morningstar Dawn Williams, failure to wear seat belts, failure to register transfer of motor vehicle and failure to produce insurance card. Plea of guilty. $25 fine and costs; $100 fine; and $25 fine, respectively.