District Court news: Dec. 28, 2017

Published 6:25 am Thursday, December 28, 2017

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

OCTOBER 26

Rodney Lee Dowell, careless driving – merged, operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, etc..08 1st, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, no/expired registration plates – merged, improper registration plate – merged, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, failure to produce insurance card – merged. Plea of guilty. $200 fine, $375 fee, counseling, 30 days license suspension; $25 fine; and $1,000 fine, $900 probated.

Roy Hines, theft of services. Plea of guilty. 40 days, credit for five days, balance probated one year and restitution of $297.71.

Amanda Paige Lillie, driving on DUI suspended license amended to no operator’s license in possession. Plea of guilty. $50 fine.

Kayla McQueary, operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs w/.08 amended to reckless driving, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, failure to register transfer of motor vehicle – merged, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security. $100 fine; $25 fine; and $1,000 fine, $900 probated, respectively.

Merill T. Miller, assault fourth-degree domestic violence minor injury and third-degree unlawful transaction with minor third. Plea of guilty. 30 days probated one year; and 30 days probated one year, respectively.

Merrill Travis Miller, improper registration plate – merged, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, careless driving – merged, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, failure to wear seat belts – merged, possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle – merged, operate motor vehicle under influence alcohol/drugs .08 second offense, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license – merged. Plea of guilty. $25 fine; $1,000 fine, $900 probated; $300 fine, $375 fee, counseling, 12 months suspension of license and plates and seven days jail, credit for five days, respectively.

Christopher Smith, violation of Kentucky EPO/DVO. Plea of guilty. Time served.

Travis C. Wood, second-degree disorderly conduct and resisting arrest – merged. Plea of guilty. $100 fine, 30 days probated one year with no offenses.

Amy Lee Black, operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, etc. .08, endangering the welfare of a minor, drug paraphernalia – buy/possess and failure to produce insurance card – dismissed. Plea of guilty. $200 fine, $375 fee, costs, counseling and 30 days license suspension; six months, 30 days to serve (with credit), balance probated two years; 30 days to serve (credit).

Anthony Michael Lissal, alcohol intoxication in a public place. Plea of guilty. Time served.

OCTOBER 30

Russell Fultz, driving on DUI suspended license. Plea of guilty. $100 fine, costs and time served.

Corey Richard Roberts, driving on DUI suspended license. Plea of guilty. $100 fine, costs and time served.

Heather Embry, fourth-degree assault minor injury. Plea of guilty. $200 fine, 30 days, credit for 10 days.

Issac D. Jones, operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, etc. .08. Plea of guilty. $200 fine, $375 fee, costs, counseling and 30 days license suspension.

Melinda Florence Wilson, theft by unlawful taking/disp shoplifting. Plea of guilty. $200 fine, 40 days probated two years on condition of no further offenses.

Brandon Botner, tampering with physical evidence, first-degree possess controlled substance meth, expired registration plates, expired Kentucky registration receipt and drug paraphernalia – buy/possess. Indicted.

Heather Embry, third-degree assault inmate assault on corrections. Waived to grand jury with counsel.

Heather Jo Embry, first-degree possess controlled substance meth. Waived to grand jury with counsel.

Lee Ulric Everett, public intoxication controlled substance, drug paraphernalia – buy/possess and tampering with physical evidence. Plea of guilty. 90 days probated one year; 365 days, probated one year; and 365 days probated one year and court costs.

Gary Gipson, alcohol intoxication in a public place and first-degree possess controlled substance meth amended to attempted. $25 fine; and 365 days probated one year, respectively.

Michael Shane Miller, first-degree promoting contraband amended to second-degree. 365 days probated two years.

Gary Lee Phelps, receiving stolen property under $10,000 ad theft by unlawful taking all others $500 or more but under $10,000. Indicted.

David Ashley Price, first-degree trafficking in controlled substance meth. Waived to grand jury.

Ricky L. Robbins, receiving stolen property under $10,000 and tampering with physical evidence. Indicted.

Rebecca Schuler, second-degree burglary and theft by unlawful taking all others $500 or more but under $10,000. Indicted.

Brenda K. Smallwood, theft by unlawful taking all others $500 or more but under $10,000. Indicted.

Brenda K. Smallwood, theft of mail matter amended to attempted and first-degree forgery amended to attempted. 60 days probated two years; and 60 days probated two years, respectively.

Robert W. Sparks, cultivation of marijuana, five or more plants amended to less than five plants. 365 days probated one year.

NOVEMBER 2

John L. Conway, operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol, $200 fine, $375 fee, counseling and 30 days license suspension.

Cody Lee Copple, third degree criminal mischief, third-degree unlawful transaction with minor and third-degree attempt burglary,  $50 fine, 30 days; 30 days; and $50 fine and 30 days, all time probated two years.

Julie M. Jenkins, five counts theft by deception less than $500. $560.75 restitution, fees and costs.

Alonzo None Leal, no operator’s license amended to no operator’s license in possession. $25 fine and costs.

Delinda S. Bazzell, fourth-degree assault no visible injury. Plea of guilty. $100 fine, 30 days probated two years.

NOVEMBER 6

William C. Burwell, four counts of theft by deception include cold checks under $500. Plea of guilty. Fees, costs and restitution.

Nathaniel C. Coates, expired registration receipt – merged, expired registration plates, failure of owner to maintain required insurance, failure to produce insurance card – merged and failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation. Plea of guilty to expired registration plates. $25 fine and costs. Plea of not guilty to no insurance charge. Status 4-12-18.

Jamie M. Eisenbeis, failure to produce insurance card amended to no insurance first and expired Kentucky registration receipt – merged. Plea of guilty. $1,000 fine, $00 probated and costs.

Donald Lee Harris, alcohol intoxication in a public place. Plea of guilty. $25 fine and costs.

Jason Hines, operate motor vehicle under influence alcohol/drugs, etc. .08 1st offense. Plea of guilty. $200 fine, $375 fee, costs, counseling and 30 days license suspension.

Margo Osborne, theft by deception include cold checks under $500. Plea of guilty. Fees, costs and restitution.

Amanda L. Rowe, falsely reporting an incident; speeding 26 mph over – merged, operate motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs; failure to wear seat belts – merged; expired registration plates – dismssed; expired Kentucky registration receipt – dismissed; improper display of registration plates – dismissed; failure of non-owner to maintain required insurance; reckless driving – merged; and possession open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle. Plea of guilty. 60 days probated one year; $200 fine, $375 fee, costs, counseling and 30 days license suspension; $1,000 fine, $900 probated; and $25 fine, respectively.

Keith Denny, two counts of first-degree fleeing or evading police (on foot) – merged; two counts of first-degree criminal mischief amended to second-degree mischief – merged; three counts of second-degree wanton endangerment police officer – merged; two counts of resisting arrest – merged. Plea of guilty. 365 days probated two years with no offenses; and 365 days probated two years with no offenses, respectively.

Keith Denny, disregarding stop sign – merged and second-degree fleeing or evading police (on foot). Plea of guilty. Time served.

William Neal Haddix, receiving stolen property less than $10,000 amended to receiving stolen property. Plea of guilty. Six months probated two years with no offenses.

James Lester Hall, second-degree criminal possession forged instrument amended to attempted. Plea of guilty. 60 days probated two years.

Daniel Page, receiving stolen property under $10,000 amended to receiving stolen property. Plea of guilty. Six months probated two years.

NOVEMBER 9

Deanna Michelle Beldon, expired registration plates – merged, license to be in possession – merged; failure to produce insurance card – merged; operate motor vehicle under influence alcohol/drugs, .08. Plea of guilty. $350 fine, $375 fee, counseling, 12 months suspension of licenses and plates, 14 days, credit for one day.

Amy Lee Black, failure of  non-owner operator to maintain insurance. Plea of guilty. $1,000 fine, $900 probated and costs.

Caleb C. Dillingham, first-degree disorderly conduct amended to second-degree, resisting arrest, failure to wear seat belts, giving officer false identifying information, failure to or improper signal, operating on suspended operator’s license. Plea of guilty to disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and giving false information. $100 fine; $100 fine; and 30 days probated one year with no offenses, respectively. Remaining charges dismissed.

Zachary Wade Griffin, second degree criminal mischief. Plea of guilty. Six months probated two year with no offenses and no contact with complaining witness.

Stephen Thomas Grubbs, operate motor vehicle under influence third offense, possession drug paraphernalia, failure of owner to maintain required insurance. Plea of guilty to operate motor vehicle under influence charge. $500 fine, $375 fee, costs, counseling, 24 months suspension of license and plates, 30 days jail. Remaining charges dismissed with leave.