District Court News: Jan. 19, 2017

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

12/12/17
Devin Hurt, traffic in controlled substance 1st degree 1st offense (>=2 gms but <100 gms heroin). Probable cause established. Refer to grand jury. William D. Mattox, theft by failure to make required disposition of property. Discharged. Brandon Noland, traffic in controlled substance 1st degree 1st offense (>=2 gms but <100 gms heroin). Probable cause established. Refer to grand jury. Jeremy Southerland, theft by unlawful taking all others $500 or more but under $10,000. Continued to 1-23-17. Kaci Tankersley, traffic in controlled substance 1st degree 1st offense (>=2 gms but <100 gms heroin). Probable cause established. Refer to grand jury. Sara Taylor, traffic in controlled substance 1st degree 1st offense (>=2 gms but <100 gms heroin) and hindering prosecution or apprehension 2nd degree. Probable cause established Refer to grand jury. 12/15/16
Julio Achachon, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance 1st and no operator’s/moped license. Pretrial conference 2-2-17.
Erik Daniel Collins, speeding 14 mph over limit and operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license amended to no operator’s license in possession. Plea of guilty. $28 fine and costs; and $25 fine, respectively.
Latisha Dowell, unlawful transaction with minor 3rd degree. Continued to 6-29-17.
Jerry R. Griffin, theft by unlawful taking or disp shoplifting under $500. Pretrial conference 2-20.
Dara Rayborn, harassment (physical contact) no injury. Pretrial conference 3-9-17.
Hunter Simpson, traffic in marijuana less than 8 oz. 1st offense, possess a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia – buy/possess. Pretrial conference 1-26-17.
Callie Tracey Smock, harassing communications and terroristic threatening 3rd degree. Pretrial conference 1-26-17.
Matthew Spoonamore, theft by deception include cold checks under $500. Dismissed without prejudice.
David Taylor, failure to wear seat belts, no/expired registration plates, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt and failure to produce insurance card. Plea of guilty to failure to wear seat belts and failure to produce insurance card charges. $25 fine and costs; and $100 fine, respectively. Remaining charges dismissed.
Eddie Wilcher, unlawful transaction with minor 3rd degree. Status for dismissal 6-29-17.
Tonya Wilcher, unlawful transaction with minor 3rd degree. Status for dismissal 6-29-17.

12/19/16
Eric L. Halcomb, theft by deception include cold checks under $500. Plea of guilty. Fees, costs and $300 restitution.
Darryl R. Jennings, speeding 15 mph over limit, operating vehicle with expired operator’s license and operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, etc. .08 1st offense. Bonded.
John D. Kartholl, assault 4th degree minor injury and violation of Kentucky EPO/DVO. Plea of not guilty. Dismiss with leave and follow DVO order.
Herbert L. Atwood, criminal trespassing 3rd degree. Plea of guilty. $200 fine, costs, $200 probated on condition no contact.
Dillion G. Blevins, all other traffic offenses not listed. Dismissed on proof.
Lucas M. Brumley, speeding 10 mph over limit and failure to produce insurance card. Diversion on speeding charge. Remaining charge dismissed.
Jonathan Coleman, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance 1st. Plea of guilty. $1,000 fine, $900 probated (KAP) and costs.
Ryan B. Ertel, speeding 26 mph over/greater amended to 18 over and reckless driving – merged. Plea of guilty. To attend STS.
Gary Lee Falconberry, II, careless driving. To attend STS.
Scott A. Green, no/expired registration plates amended to 189.000. Failed to appear. Notify Department of Transportation.
Arthur A. Gutenson, no/expired registration plates and no/expired registration receipt. Dismissed on proof.
Kaylyn Harris, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt – merged, no/expired registration plates – merged, improper display of registration plates – merged, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st and license to be in possession. License to be in possession charge was dismissed. Plea of guilty to remaining charge. $1,000 fine, $900 probated (KAP) and costs.
Charles W. Holtzclaw, Jr., failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st. Dismissed on proof.
David Honshul, no motorcycle operator’s license – merged, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance 1st and no/expired registration plates. Plea of guilty to no/expired registration plates charge. $25 fine and costs. Remaining charge dismissed.
Jeremy Tate Jones, improper registration plate. Dismissed on proof.
Jessica M. Lang, speeding 26 mph over/greater amended to 15 over. Diversion.
Joann Ledford, theft by deception include cold checks under $500. Continued to 1-30-17.
Roger Allan Ledford, theft by deception include cold checks under $500. Continued to 1-30-17.
Joseph William Luttrell, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia – buy/possess – merged. Plea of guilty. $100 fine, costs, 30 days probated 2 years with no offenses (KAP).
Christopher S. May, fleeing or evading police 1st degree (MV), wanton endangerment 1st degree, speeding 26 mph over/greater, fleeing or evading police 2nd degree (on foot) and reckless driving. Plea of not guilty. Preliminary hearing 1-19-17.
Christopher Bleke Mullins, improper equipment. Dismissed on proof.
Brian Pendery, operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, etc. .08 1st offense, drug paraphernalia – buy/possess, possession of synthetic drugs – Class B misdemeanor and obstructing a highway. Plea of not guilty. Pretrial conference 4-27-17.
Christopher J. Pike, improper equipment. Dismissed on proof.
Theresa M. Reed, no/expired registration plates, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt – merged, failure to produce insurance card amended to no insurance 1st and failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation – merged. Plea of guilty. $25 fine and costs; and $1,000 fine, $900 probated (KAP), respectively.
Luke Daniel Robinson, operating vehicle with expired operator’s license and rear license not illuminated. Dismissed on proof.
Zachary Todd Salyers, speeding 21 mph over limit. Dismissed as warning.
William C. Sharp, theft by unlawful taking or disp shoplifting under $500. Plea of not guilty. Pretrial conference 1-19–17.
Sara Simpson, careless driving. To attend STS.
Justin E. Sowers, 1st degree possession of controlled substance/heroin 1st offense. Plea of not guilty. Preliminary hearing 1-19-17.
Lehoma Spoonamore, alcohol intoxication in a public place. Plea of guilty. $25 fine and costs.
Freddie W. West, failure to wear seat belts and operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, etc. .08 1st offense. Failed to appear. Bench warrant.
Damion White, reckless driving, possession of marijuana and traffic in marijuana less than 8 oz. – 1st offense. Plea of not guilty. Pretrial conference 1-19-17.
Emily Woodall, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance 1st. Plea of guilty. $1,000 fine, $900 probated (KAP) and costs.
Justin Baker Young, Jr., 1st degree possession of controlled substance/heroin 1st offense. Continued to 1-23-17.
Justin P. Bowman, receiving stolen property $10,000 or more amended to receiving stolen property (M) – merged and drug paraphernalia – buy/possess. Plea of guilty. To serve 24 days (with credit) 60 days probated 2 years with no offenses (KAP).
Ladonna Hacker, promoting contraband -1st degree amended to promoting contraband 2nd. Plea of guilty. Time served.