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Carroll County District Court | July 3, 2013

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Items published in court news are public record. The News-Democrat publishes all misdemeanors, felonies and small-claims judgments recorded in district court, as well as all civil suits recorded in circuit court. Juvenile court cases are not published. Crime reports are provided by local law enforcement agencies. Charges or citations reported to the News-Democrat do not imply guilt.

DISTRICT COURT
The following decisions were rendered Wednesday and Thursday, June 26-27, 2013, with the Hon. Thomas M. Funk presiding.

CIVIL
CCMH Corporation vs. Chris Moore et al, plaintiff’s motion to compel discovery, remand.
Commonwealth of Ky. vs. Kenny Stephens, review, pay today or bench warrant, continued to July 10.
Dupont Anesthesia PSC vs. Alexa Copley, defendant filed verification of benefits, said she could not be in court due to children, motion for default judgment, attorney for plaintiff, order signed.
Roderick Deitz vs. Katrina Deitz, bench warrant, contempt, continued to July 3.

DOMESTIC
Christina Renee Black vs. Tyler Hayden Link, motion to amend prior order, dismissed.
Sabrina G. Fitzgerald vs. Mark A. Fitzgerald, domestic violence, order signed.
Melody Rochelle Hawkins vs. Aron Joseph Price, domestic violence, wait, recused (Judge Funk).
Heather Lynne Reynolds vs. Phillip Joseph Hamilton, petitioner came in Tuesday, said she wanted to drop Domestic Violence Order, dismissed.
Angel Michelle Craig vs. Matthew Thomas Bray, to have no contact within Carroll County, pre-trial contact daily, house arrest except for work, continued to Aug. 8.

FELONY
Terry J. Wright, 32, flagrant non-support, continued to Aug. 21.
Tonya Smith, 40, flagrant non-support, bench warrant, $2,000.
Kim A. Myrick, 44, flagrant non-support, continued to Sept. 18.
Fletcher Ross, 33, flagrant non-support, continued to Sept. 18.
David R. Lester, 31, flagrant non-support, dismissed without prejudice.
James Scott Foreman, 36, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Freddie Black, 47, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Brandon Nohner, 29, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Bobby L. Deitz, 42, flagrant non-support, continued to July 24.
Christopher Knoff, 34, preliminary hearing, recall bench warrant.
Jamie Brooks, 49, flagrant non-support, continued to July 24.
Jeremy Baxter, 32, flagrant non-support, continued to July 24.
Adam Wayne Rose, 37, flagrant non-support, continued to July 24.
Melissa S. Mertz, 37, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Joseph Botkins, 34, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Gary Simmons, 36, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Sandra Sanchez, 41, flagrant non-support, continued to July 24.
George Hoover III, 24, flagrant non-support, court notice, continued to July 10.
Jamie Sachleben, 33, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Kenneth Bartram, 44 flagrant non-support, continued to June 27.
Jeffery Brent, 21, flagrant non-support, continued to July 24.
Melissa Courtney, 36, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Jewell Thacker, 36, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Jason Proctor, 35, flagrant non-support, continued to July 24.
Daniel Hoskins, 34, flagrant non-support, court notice, continued to July 10.
Jeremy Gaddis, 30, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Robert Wentworth, 52, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Brett Rippey, 21, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
George Wilbert, no age given, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Jacob Robertson, 38, flagrant non-support, dismissed without prejudice.
Penny L. Brown, 35, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Brian L. Rhoads, 33, two counts of flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Nathan C. Seaward, 28, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Justin W. Stewart, 34, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Charles E. Wright, 47, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Charlie Ann Roland, 34, flagrant non-support, pay or bench warrant, continued to July 10.
Thomas A. McCormick Jr., 42, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Patrick O’Connor, 42, non-support, waive to Grand Jury.
Michael Lee Reynolds, 39, flagrant non-support, continued to July 3.
Michael Morgan, 38, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; two counts of third-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified; possession of marijuana; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess; fugitive, warrant not required; controlled substance prescription not in original container, jail, continued to June 27.
David Maiden, 45, fugitive, warrant not required, not in this jail.
John H. Brown, 39, alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense; controlled substance prescription not in original container; first-degree promoting contraband, continued to July 11.
Matthew L. Shelton, 23, second-degree burglary; first-degree possession of a controlled substance, heroin, first offense; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, continued to July 3.
James F. Lucas, 27, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, first offense, methamphetamine; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess; tampering with physical evidence, continued to July 3.
Christina M. Sailings, 37, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, first offense, methamphetamine; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, continued to July 3.
Kenneth J. Hamilton, 34, failure to comply with sex offender registration, continued to July 3.
John G. Albert, 23, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, first offense; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, continued to July 3.
Katrina E. Deitz, 34, preliminary hearing, flagrant non-support, continued to June 27.
Rachal R. Blackburn, 29, abandonment of minor, continued to July 11.
Tony Michael Gray, 35, flagrant non-support, bond applied to child support, continued to July 10.
Daniel A. Howard, 30, cultivation of marijuana, five or more plants, first offense, amend to misdemeanor, under five plants, guilty, 365 days, serve 15, conditionally discharged balance, credit three days, weekends ok.
Deanna L. Schmucker, 36, third-degree assault,  police/probation officer; fourth-degree assault with minor injury, continued to July 25.
Brianna Edinger, no age given, theft by deception, including cold checks under $10,000, continued to July 25.
George Hoover IV, 23, second-degree burglary; fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with no visible injury, stipulated, probable cause, dismissed without prejudice.
Charlet L. Sosh, 47, failure to wear seat belt; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; first-degree possession of a controlled substance, first offense; controlled substance prescription not in original container, continued to July 11.
Richard Robbins, 49, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; first-degree fleeing or evading police; second-degree fleeing or evading police; no/expired registration plates, probable cause established, transfer to Grand Jury.
Logan Barr, 21, theft by deception including cold checks under $10,000; theft by deception including cold checks under $500, continued to July 11.
Ronald R. Mullins, 33, third-degree terroristic threatening, continued to July 18.
Toshia Kendall Noel, 30, theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting, continued to bench trial July 11.
David W. Pruitt, 51, receiving stolen property under $10,000, continued to July 3.
Michael Morgan, 47, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, guilty, $200 fine plus $375 fee to Alcohol and Drug Education classes, suspend operator’s license 90 days, pay court costs; two counts of third-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified, merge each; possession of marijuana, guilty, $200 fine; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, guilty, $250 fine; fugitive, warrant not required, waived to Texas; controlled substance prescription not in original container, first offense, merge.
Desarae Ortega, 18, theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting; first-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified; second-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, continued to July 3.
Kenneth Bartram, 44, flagrant non-support, continued to July 10.
Christopher Skirvin, 36, possession of marijuana; first-degree promoting contraband; careless driving; disregarding traffic control device traffic light; failure to wear seat belt; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; possess alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, continued to July 11.
Katrina Deitz, 34, flagrant non-support, probable cause established, transfer to Grand Jury.
Frankie Hollar, 47, bench warrant served in Harrison County, continued to July 3.

MISDEMEANOR
Jeremy Hemingway, 36, diversion completion, continued to July 10.
Angela L. Smith, 32, bench warrant for failure to appear, $100, recalled, unlawful transaction with a minor, guilty, 90 days serve, conditionally discharged, to have no further offenses, children to school.
Joshua D. Mair, 30, on case 07-M-00034, pay or stay; on 13M322, new charges, third-degree criminal mischief, guilty, 90 days, serve 30, conditionally discharged balance, pay court costs and make restitution.
Zachary D. Sloan, 18, theft by unlawful taking, not in this jail.
Martin T. Hornbeck II, 41, review, failed to appear for jail time, bench warrant, $1,000 cash.
Savannah M. Atkins, no age given, diversion completion, set aside dismissed.
William Arnold, 48, defendant wants to rescind his guilty plea and diversion agreement, hired an attorney, has made a payment toward restitution, to submit doctor’s report, but none has been submitted, motion to rescind plea is sustained, continued to jury trial Sept. 10.
Larenzo M. Berry, 19, diversion completion, to be dismissed if no further problems, in court diversion.
William J. Kelley, 23, second-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified, continued to July 25.
Justin Lee Woodyard, 23, resident fishing without a license permit, continued to July 11.
Pedro Perez-Roblero, 35, local city ordinance, guilty, $50 fine plus make restitution, pay costs.
Michael G. Wood, 43, local city ordinance, stipulated probable cause, dismissed.
Uriall Dominuec, 38, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with no visible injury, dismissed without prejudice.
Ramiro A. Guzman, 38, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with no visible injury, dismissed without prejudice.
Nathan D. Hill Jr., 38, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; possessing license when privileges are revoked/suspended; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, continued to July 11.
Michael D. Jones, 42, two counts of theft by deception, including cold checks under $500, continued to bench trial July 25.
David R. Hendren, 60, third-degree criminal trespassing; harassment, no physical contact, continued to Oct. 3.
Manior Mendez, 38, alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense, guilty, $25 fine plus pay court costs.
Cory M. Dade, 22, alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense; second-degree disorderly conduct; resisting arrest, continued to July 11.
Angela M. Moore, 24, selling alcoholic beverages to minors, first offense, guilty, Administrative Office of the Court diversion, six months, pay court costs.
Marty J. Maggard, 50, bench warrant executed in Hardin Co. for failure to appear, has jail credit, needs to pay balance, court notice, continued to July 25.
Ona Martin, no age given, third-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, continued to July 11.
Ricardo Ramos, 28, bench warrant executed for non-payment of fines, paid; fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with minor injury, continued to July 25.
Sara Dolby, 57, warrant executed for failure to pay on three cases, apply bond on each.
Logan K. Barr, 21, theft by deception, including cold checks under $500, continued to July 11.
Kyri J. Moton, 20, operating motor
vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; careless driving; communication device violation, first offense; possession of marijuana, continued to July 11.
Rodney Mumphrey, 47, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with minor injury; second-degree criminal mischief, continued to July 18.
Corey Carr, 33, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess; possession of marijuana; failure to produce insurance card, continued to bench trial July 11.
Michael P. Jones, 29, violations of conditions of release, dismissed.
James N. Gore, 28, carrying a concealed deadly weapon, continued to July 11.
Tiffany M. Smith, 24, reckless driving; failure to wear seat belt; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; second-degree wanton endangerment, police officer, continued to July 25.
Natasha M. Ritch, 28, alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense, merge; second-degree disorderly conduct, guilty, 30 days serve, conditionally discharged balance, pay court costs; resisting arrest, merge.
Kimberly A. Utz, 34, harassment, no physical contact; third-degree terroristic threatening, continued to bench trial Aug. 8.
Rodney R. Criswell, 28, speeding 26 mph over (limited access); reckless driving; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; racing motor vehicle on public highway; failure to or improper signal, continued to July 11.
Kelvin R. Smith, 22, third-degree unlawful transaction with a minor, continued to July 11.
Belinda Helm, 58, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; possession of marijuana; third-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, continued to July 25.
Chris I. Gordon, 32, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with no visible injury, dismissed without prejudice; possession of marijuana, guilty, $200 fine plus pay court costs, drug assessment to Kentucky Alternative Program.
Brandon Nohner, 29, menacing, continued to July 11.
Justin M. Woods, 27, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with no visible injury, dismissed, stipulated probable cause, return property to defendant.
Katrina S. Hall, 31, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; failure to surrender revoked operator’s license; drinking alcoholic beverage in a public place, first and second offense; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, continued to July 25.
Tina Harmon, 33, theft by failure to make required disposition of property, continued to July 11.
Harriet A. Hunt, 44, theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting, continued to July 25.
Denise L. Hearn, 44, fourth-degree assault with minor injury, amend to disorderly conduct, guilty, 90 days serve, conditionally discharged plus pay court costs; second-degree wanton endangerment, amend to harassment, guilty, 90 days conditionally discharged, to run concurrent; third-degree terroristic threatening, dismissed.
Christopher M. Harmon, 36, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with minor injury, stipulated probable cause, dismissed.
Kathy V. Glacken, 59, second-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified; possession of marijuana; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, continued to July 11.
Matthew B. Dalton, 28, failure to or improper signal; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle; carrying a concealed deadly weapon; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, continued to July 11.
Ryan Stephenson, 28, second-degree cruelty to animals; fourth-degree assault with minor injury; 11 counts of theft by deception, including cold checks under $500 each, continued to bench trial July 25.
Teresa D. Brewer, 39, fourth-degree assault with no visible injury, guilty, Administrative Office of the Court diversion, 12 months, pay court costs; third-degree terroristic threatening, guilty.
Matthew K. Mickens, 38, alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense, guilty, $25 fine plus pay court costs.
Matthew Bray, 19, motion to revoke probation, continued to Aug. 8.
Gregory Seth Simpson, 23, show cause deferred/installment payment, bench warrant for amount owed.
Jimmy Logsdon, 33, six cases, release from jail.

PROBATE
Mary Alice Oliver, court notice was sent, still paying on home equity loan, no settlement to file yet, settlement cannot be filed because administrator still paying on loan out of pocket, continued to July 24.
Carl A. Fischer, attorney and executor noticed, summons attorney, continued to July 24.
George W. Snyder, settlement, done.
Jean Tumbrink, settlement, done.
Nancy J. Hughes, inventory, continued to July 24.
Ernest C. McCormick, inventory, continued to July 24.

SMALL CLAIMS
Mary Auter vs. Edward Hulley, continued for witness, submit.
Quick Money vs. Jackie Satchwell, no service, per petitioner, satisfied.

TRAFFIC
Eric L. Harris, 28, cash bond posted, can it be applied, not in this jail.
Jose Cerritos, 28, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; no operator’s/moped license; careless driving; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, not in this jail.
Latoya Y. Montgomery, 24, to see if out of rehabilitation, court notice, continued to July 11.
Liana F. Leato, 25, review, remand, continued to July 25.
Jimmie Reed, 48, failure to or improper signal; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, dismissed.
Susan K. Kopecki, 24, operating vehicle with expired operator’s license, amend to no operator’s license in possession, $50 fine plus pay costs.
Rodney D. Webster, 23, to be dismissed if no further problems, dismissed.
James Dunnigan III, 35, speeding 21 mph over limit; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense. to jury trial.
Mitchell C. Webb, 44, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, first offense, continued to July 11.
Elmer Benner, 46, failure to or improper signal; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; operating vehicle with expired operator’s license, continued to July 11.
Patrick O. Morris, 34, failure to wear seat belts, $25 fine; failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation, proof shown, dismissed; failure to produce insurance card, proof shown, dismissed.
Zachary T. Klefeker, 35, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, continued to July 11.
Glenn M. Taylor, 45, speeding 25 mph over limit; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; careless driving; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, continued to July 11.
Sydney R. Carder, 18, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, first offense, continued to July 11.
Dalton D. Mefford, 19, failure to wear seat belt, continued to July 11.
Jesus H. Eltejero, 29, failure to or improper signal; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; no operator’s/moped license; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, continued to July 11.
Juan Diaz, 28, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; careless driving; no operator’s/moped license, suspend operator’s license pre-trial, continued to July 11.
Benito E. Perez, 32, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, guilty, $200 fine, $375 fee to Alcohol and Drug Education classes, suspend operator’s license 90 days; one headlight, merge.
Kevin L. McClain, 40, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, continued to July 11.
Tony M. Gray, 35, show cause, deferred/installment payment, continued to July 11, pay or jail.
Tony L. Haynes, 56, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, guilty, $200 fine, $375 fee to Alcohol and Drug Education classes, suspend operator’s license 90 days; no expired registration plates, guilty, $50 fine; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, guilty, $500 fine plus three days serve; careless driving, guilty, $50 fine, bench warrant.
Jeffery A. Pope, 29, failure to wear seat belt, guilty, $25 fine; failure to produce insurance card, guilty, $500 fine plus three days serve, pay court costs; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, guilty, 10 days serve, bench warrant.
Stacey N. Copeland, 31, failure to wear seat belt, guilty, $25 fine; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, guilty, $500 fine plus three days serve, bench warrant.
Charles Clay, 20, operating vehicle with expired operator’s license, amend to no operator’s license in possession, guilty, $50 fine plus pay court costs.
Marvin E. Burk, 52, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, merge; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, guilty, 30 days, serve 10, conditionally discharged balance, pay court costs, serve weekends.
Kenneth W. Detty, 48, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; no/expired other state registration receipt, continued to bench trial July 25.
Rhonda K. Cruz, 44, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; failure to or improper signal; failure to dim headlights, continued to July 25.
Charles S. Whitman, 45, reckless driving, merge; driving DUI suspended license, first offense, merge; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, amend to second offense, guilty, $350 fine plus $375 fee to Alcohol and Drug Education classes, seven days serve, pay court costs, credit per jail), suspend operator’s license for one year, jail to be done within 60 days.
Herrera-Carbajal Edgar-Javier, 22, to have Mexican license, license lost in USA, six months work visa, continued to bench trial July 25.
Carolyn A. Barker, 42, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; careless driving; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle; driving on DUI suspended license, first offense, continued to July 11.
Jeneda L. Watts, 33, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, continued to July 11.
Raymond S. Balata, 27, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle; careless driving, continued to July 11.
Ryan Stephenson, 28, failure to wear seat belt; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, continued to bench trial July 25.
Anita R. Rodriguez, 19, no tail lamps; two counts of failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; two counts of failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation, continued to July 25.
Crystal R. Mays, 20, no operator’s/moped license, guilty, 80 hours of public service work, to Kentucky Alternative Program, pay court costs.
Robert R. Naegele, 63, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, continued to jury trial Aug. 9.
Jacob A. Robertson, 38, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; leaving scene of accident/failure to render aid or assistance, continued to bench trial Aug. 8.
David B. Ogburn, 32, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense. guilty, $200 fine plus $375 fee to Alcohol and Drug Education classes, pay court costs, suspend operator’s license 30 days.
Lacey J. Burgess, 23, failure to wear seat belt, guilty, $25 fine; failure to produce insurance card, guilty, $500 fine plus three days serve; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, guilty, 20 days serve, bench warrant.
Johnathan W. Morse, 35, careless driving, merge; failure to produce insurance card, merge; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, guilty, $200 fine plus $375 fee to Alcohol and Drug Education classes, suspend operator’s license 90 days, pay court costs.
Michael P. Ware, 44, speeding 15 mph over limit, guilty, $30 fine plus pay court costs; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, guilty, 10 days serve; failure to wear seat belt, guilty, $25 fine, bench warrant.
Nicole E. Wise, 32, disregarding traffic control device, merge; careless driving, guilty, $100 fine plus pay court costs; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, merge, low blood alcohol.
Corey Edward Glahn, proof shown, dismissed.