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Carroll County District Court | Oct. 24, 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, Oct. 16-17, 2013, in Carroll County District Court with the Hon. Thomas M. Funk presiding.

CIVIL

Commonwealth of Kentucky vs. Kenny Stephens, review, paid.

Child Support Enforcement vs. Donny Hornsby, notice, motion for summary, child and medical support, order signed.

Robert Chilton vs. Kenny Bartram, dismiss.

FELONY

William C. McDole, 54, flagrant non-support, continued to Dec. 11.

Michael Estes, 27, court notice to defendant, flagrant non-support, continued to Nov. 13.

Shannon Stewart, 38, review, continued to Nov. 13.

Nicholas Filacchione, 26, flagrant non-support, continued to Oct. 30.

Jamie Brooks, 50, flagrant non-support, continued to Oct. 30.

Erica Vititoe, 34, flagrant non-support, continued to Nov. 13.

James Scott Foreman, 37, flagrant non-support, continued to Oct. 30.

Melissa S. Mertz, 38, flagrant non-support, continued to Oct. 30.

Joseph S. Beach, 38, flagrant non-support, continued to Dec. 11.

Gary Simmons, 37, flagrant non-support, continued to Dec. 11.

William J. Craig, 35, flagrant non-support, continued to Oct. 30.

George Hoover, III, 25, flagrant non-support, continued to Oct. 30.

Jamie Sachleben, 34, flagrant non-support, continued to Nov. 13.

Joseph D. Walls, 28, flagrant non-support, continued to Nov. 13.

Kenneth Bartram, 45, flagrant non-support, continued to Nov. 13.

Daniel Hoskins, 35, flagrant non-support, apply bond to child support, continued to Oct. 30.

George Wilbert, 27, flagrant non-support, apply bond to child support, continued to Oct. 30.

Joshua S. Wainscott, 30, flagrant non-support, continued to Nov. 13.

Brian L. Rhoads, 34, two counts of flagrant non-support, continued to Nov. 13.

Nathan C. Seaward, 29, flagrant non-support, jail.

Shannon W. McAlister, 44, flagrant non-support, continued to Oct. 30.

Charles E. Wright, 48, court notice, surety, flagrant non-support, continued to Oct. 30.

Brent McMahan, 47, flagrant non-support, continued to Oct. 30.

Thomas A. McCormick, Jr., 43, flagrant non-support, continued to Oct. 30.

Michael Lee Reynolds, 39, flagrant non-support, continued to Nov. 13.

Donnie Carmack, 35, flagrant non-support, continued to Nov. 13.

Richard Daneault, 50, flagrant non-support, continued to Oct. 30.

Dennis Smethers, 50, flagrant non-support, continued to Nov. 13.

Allen Beard, 44, flagrant non-support, continued to Nov. 13.

Timothy Gullett, 49, flagrant non-support, dismissed.

Samuel Hollis, 34, flagrant non-support, continued to Oct. 30.

Tori Krohn, no age given, flagrant non-support; and non-support continued to Nov. 13.

Christopher Knoff, 35, review, probable cause established, transfer to Grand Jury.

Thomas C. Starks, 29, flagrant non-support, continued to Oct. 31.

Joshua Hoffman, 19, theft by unlawful taking, $500 or more but under $10,000, continued to Oct. 17.

Jay Ross, 41, flagrant non-support, continued to Oct. 30.

Tonia Gould, no age given, bond $500, continued to Oct. 24.

Joshua Hoffman, no age given, bond, continued to Oct. 24.

Earl Matthews, no age given, theft by unlawful taking, over, continued to Oct. 24.

Anthony D. Scott, 25, theft by unlawful taking, disposition parts/contents from vehicle, over $500 but under $10,000, continued to Oct. 24.

Kevin Clark, 21, theft by unlawful taking, disposition parts/contents from vehicle, over $500 but under $10,000, continued to Oct. 24.

Rene N. Rabago, 18, possession of marijuana; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess; receiving stolen property under $10,000; tampering with physical evidence, continued to Oct. 31.

John A. Pennel, 34, second-degree assault, continued to Oct. 31.

Lisa Baker, 47, flagrant non-support, continued to Oct. 31.

Trista R. Temple, 29, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, heroin, first offense; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, continued to Oct. 31, may have been indicted.

Bryan M. Wise, 24, review status of restitution, continued to Nov. 14.

MISDEMEANOR

Jerry L. Mahuron, 38, non-support, continued to Oct. 30.

Tonya A. Rippons, 36, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; possessing license when privileges are revoked/suspended; failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, first offense; failure to use child restraint device in vehicle; controlled substance prescription not in original container, first offense; second-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified; endangering the welfare of a minor, continued to Oct. 31.

Tania Gould, 31, theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting, continued to Oct. 24.

Thomas J. Hagen, 46, alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense, not here.

Daniel S. Howard, 27, bench warrant served in Russell County, owes $213, not here.

Jennifer Burke, 28, two cases, arraignment, continued to Oct. 31.

Kristen McClain, no age given, violation of emergency protective order, continued to Oct. 31.

Jeanette Mullins, no age given, possession of drug paraphernalia, merge; possession of marijuana, guilty, $250 fine plus pay court costs.

Vanessa L. Gividen, 39, diversion completion, dismissed.

Tracy Stump, 29, status check, do not refund bond per docket, continued to Oct. 31.

Jesse Rogers, 18, non-compliant with diversion and AA & Associates, possession of marijuana; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, remand.

Carol L. Huelsman, 46, stop/stand/park on limited access highway, amend to careless driving, guilty, $100 fine plus court costs.

Reynaldo Machado Leyva, 20, speeding 25 mph over limit; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; no/expired registration plates; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; possession of marijuana; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; failure to surrender revoked operator’s license, continued to Oct. 31.

Jody A. Davis, 29, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with minor injury, amend bond to allow contact, continued to Oct. 31.

Benjamin A. Hornback, 40, alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense, guilty, $25 fine plus pay court costs.

Kimberly S. Perkins, 42, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, continued to Oct. 31.

Melissa J. Davidson, 38, failure to or improper signal, merge; six counts of drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, 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, pay court costs, suspend operator’s license 90 days; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, proof shown. 

Billy R. Mertz, 46, diversion, terminated from program, fourth-degree assault, continued to Nov. 14.

Tiffany Wheeler, 36, four counts of theft by deception, including cold checks, continued to Oct. 31.

Kenneth S. Bartram, 45, public intoxication of a controlled substance, excludes alcohol, continued to bench trial Nov. 14.

David R. Hendren, 61, third-degree criminal trespassing; harassment, no physical contact, continued to Oct. 31.

James S. Tilley, 40, two counts of harassing communications, guilty, 12 months diversion, plus pay court costs.

Ashley Stiver, 23, theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting, guilty, six months diversion, 50 hours of public service works, pay restitution and court costs.

Cameron Anderson, 27, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with no visible injury; violation of Kentucky Emergency Protective Order/Domestic Violence Order, continued to Oct. 31. 

Kimberly D. Law, 43, speeding 16 mph over limit; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; third-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified; controlled substance prescription not in original container, first offense; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, continued to Nov. 14.

Melissa Lemaster, 34, theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting, guilty, 80 hours of public service works, do not enter Wal-Mart, pay court costs.

Samantha Robles, 24, possession of marijuana; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess; controlled substance prescription not in original container, first offense; second-degree possession of a controlled substance, continued to Oct. 31.

James B. Hill, 34, violation of Kentucky Emergency Protective Order/Domestic Violence Order, continued to Oct. 31.

Nicole Vaught, 34, fourth-degree assault with no visible injury, continued to Oct. 31.

Christopher M. Vaught, 40, fourth-degree assault with minor injury, continued to Oct. 31.

Winter Andrew, 19, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with no visible injury, guilty, six months, no unlawful contact pay court costs, bond/refund all but jail fees; violation of conditions of release, dismissed.

Christopher Driver, 27, three show cause misdemeanor cases, paying.

Charles K. Buckley, 56, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, Alford plea, $500 fine plus $375 fee to alcohol and Drug Education classes, pay court costs, 90 days suspension of operator’s license; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, merge; possession of marijuana; Alford plea, $25 fine; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, guilty, Alford plea, $500 fine.

Kimberly A. Utz, 35, harassment, no physical injury; two counts of third-degree terroristic threatening, continued to Jan. 9.

Jacob T. Mazur, 33, public intoxication of a controlled substance, excludes alcohol; possession of marijuana; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, continued to Oct. 31.

Stephen E. Palmer, 25, speeding 21 mph over (limited access), amend to 10 over, guilty, $20 fine plus pay court costs; careless driving, merge; possession of marijuana, guilty, 30 days serve, conditionally discharged, assessment to Kentucky Alternative Program, $200 fine; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, merge.

Heather D. Kininmonth, 21, third-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified, guilty, 90 days serve, conditionally discharged to assessment Kentucky Alternative Program, $200 fine plus pay court costs; second-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified, amend to prescription drug in wrong container, guilty, 90 days serve, conditionally discharged, to run concurrent; possession of marijuana, merge; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, merge.

PROBATE

Mary K. Cannon, probate hearing, probate will, order signed.

Taylor Fox, probate hearing, probate will, order signed.

Martha Johnson, court notice to executor, need to appear or will be discharged.

Serenity Angel Rogers, probate hearing, order signed.

SMALL CLAIMS

Charles Hollingsworth, et al, vs. James Burnham, et al, motion to require answers to interrogatories, remand, garnishment filed.

TRAFFIC

Lucas A. Radcliffe, 29, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, amend to third DUI, suspend operator’s license pre-trial; no operator’s/moped license, continued to Oct. 31.

Eric R. Pugh, 46, speed 12 mph over (limited access); operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, not here.

Daniel S. Howard, 27, bench warrant served in Russell County, owes $229.50, and $933, not here.

Crystal R. Mays, 21, not made any payments or shown proof of public service work being completed, owes $143 in costs, failure to appear, not paying as required, bench warrant, $500.

Barry J. Wright, 33, license not in possession, operating on suspended license; no insurance, continued to bench trial Nov. 13.

Mitchell C. Webb, 45, to have first payment made, he has never complied with jail time, do bench warrant today for cash and days served if still not complied, bench warrant for amount owed.

Jasper Robbins, 76, to be dismissed if no further problems, dismissed.

Scarlett Yvonne Kelhoffer, 51, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, continued to Oct. 31.

Faadel F. Salehadeen, 19, speeding 25 mph over (limited access), to Department of Transportation.

Kenneth J. Webb, 24, paid.

Matthew I. Wood, 21, no/expired registration plates, proof shown; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, proof shown; operating vehicle with expired operator’s license, proof shown.

Lester Canine, 52, careless driving, merge; 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, four days serve, credit time served, pay court costs, suspend operator’s/moped license, 90 days;  no operator’s/moped license, proof shown.

Shawn D. Renaker, 28, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, continued to bench trial Nov. 13.

Leslie L. Cox, 57, arrested by Shelbyville Police Department, bond posted, covers fine, costs, not service on bench warrant, need to apply bond, apply bond.

Wilma Wilson, 38, no insurance, guilty, $500 fine plus three days serve, conditionally discharged to Kentucky Alternative Program, pay court costs; failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation, recall Department of Transportation; operating on suspended/revoked  operator’s license; failure to wear seat belt, continued to Nov. 14.

Sandy P. Kuntz, 34, speeding 10 mph over (limited access), paid in full.

Daniel E. Ray, 39, communication device violation, first offense, paid in full; careless driving, paid in full; following another vehicle too closely, paid in full.

Patti R. Smith, 55, speeding 15 mph over (limited access), paid in full.

Morris D. Purvis, 49, failure to wear seat belt, paid in full.

Sandra L. Woods, 21, failure to wear seat belt, paid in full.

Nathaniel S. Carter, 18, speeding 10 mph over limit, merge; no/expired registration plates, proof shown; license to be in possession, proof shown; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, guilty, $500 fine plus three days serve, conditionally discharged to Kentucky Alternative Program for six months, pay court costs.

Ricky A. Sholderbrand, 23, speeding 21 mph over limit, to State Traffic School, paid court costs; failure to wear seat belt, paid in full.

David N. Marlette, 31, leaving scene of accident, failure to render aid or assistance, continued to Oct. 31.

Christina Posey, 38, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, second offense, continued to bench trial Oct. 31.

Rodger S. Rodgers, 32, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; failure to produce insurance card, continued to March 20, 2014.

Amy Lula Marie Owen, 36, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, guilty, 30 days, serve four, conditionally discharged balance, credit time served, $200 fine plus pay court costs, $375 fee to Alcohol and Drug Education classes, suspend operator’s license for 90 days; rear license not illuminated, merge; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, merge.

Armin Sabic, 48,  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, pay court costs, suspend operator’s license 90 days; failure to produce insurance card, proof shown; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, merge.

Austin M. Duncan, 20, speeding 20 mph over limit; failure to wear seat belt; failure to produce insurance card, continued to Oct. 31.

Keri L. Ellis, 26, speeding 15 mph over limit, diversion, continued to Jan. 9.

Dale Hagedorn, 53, improper passing; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, continued to Oct. 31.

Dennis A. Dziwulski, 43, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, third offense, continued to bench trial Nov. 14.

Christopher Driver, 27, three show cause traffic cases, paying on; failure to wear seat belt, dismissed; failure to produce insurance card, dismissed.

Jacob A. Robertson, 39, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, suppressed, dismissed; leaving scene of accident/failure to render aid or assistance, amend to second degree, guilty, $200 fine plus 60 days serve, conditionally discharged, surrender operator’s license 10 days, pay court costs.

Raymond S. Balata, 28, 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, pay court costs, suspend operator’s license, 90 days; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, merge; careless driving, merge.

James P. Wright, 41, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; speeding 15 mph over limit; failure of owner to maintain required insurance, first offense, continued to bench trial Oct. 31. 

INDICTMENTS

James Nathan Wilhoite, 24, was indicted on count one for the crime of murder, a capital offense, punishable by imprisonment for not less than 20 years nor more than 50 years or life in the penitentiary, a fine of not less than $1,000 or more than $10,000 and revocation of driver’s license for not less than five years, in that under circumstances manifesting extreme indifference to the value of human  life, including but not limited to the operation of a motor vehicle, he wantonly engaged in conduct which created a substantial danger of death to Michael Beach, and thereby caused the death of Michael Beach; on count two he was indicted for leaving the scene of an accident/failure to render aid, a class D felony, punishable for not less than one year nor more than five years in the penitentiary, a fine of not less than $1,000 nor more than $10,000 and revocation of driver’s license for not less than six months, in that he was the operator of a vehicle and failed to immediately stop and render assistance after a motor vehicle collision that resulted in the death of Michael Beach when he knew or should have known Michael Beach had died or suffered serious physical injury in said motor vehicle collision; on count three he was indicted for operating a motor vehicle under the influence, first offense within a five year period, punishable by imprisonment for not less than 48 hours nor more than 30 days (mandatory four days) in the county jail and/or a fine of not less than $200 nor more than $500, revocation of license and license plates for a period of not less than 30 days nor more than 120 days, a service fee, in that he was operating a motor vehicle while under the influence, first offense within a five year period; on count four the defendant was indicted for second-degree possession of a controlled substance, a class A misdemeanor, punishable by imprisonment for not more than 12 months in the county jail and/or a fine of not more than $500 in that he knowingly and unlawfully possessed a controlled substance, namely hydrocodone, a schedule III controlled substance.

Billy Mertz, 46, was indicted on count one for the crime of knowingly exploiting an adult, more than $300, a class C felony, punishable by imprisonment for not less than five years nor more than 10 years in the penitentiary and a fine of not less than $1,000 nor more than $10,000, in that as caretaker of an adult, namely Ashley Mertz, a person eighteen years of age or older, who because of mental or physical dysfunctioning, is unable to manage her own resources, carry out the activity of daily living, or protect herself from neglect, exploitation, or a hazardous or abusive situation without assistance from others, and who may be in need of protective services, he knowingly engaged in exploitation of her resulting in a total loss to her of more than $300 in financial or other resources.

Robin Michelle Mertz, 34, was indicted on count one for the crime of knowingly exploiting an adult, more than $300, a class C felony, punishable by imprisonment for not less than five years nor more than 10 years in the penitentiary and a fine of not less than $1,000 nor more than $10,000, in that as caretaker of an adult, namely Ashley Mertz, a person eighteen years of age or older, who because of mental or physical dysfunctioning, is unable to manage her own resources, carry out the activity of daily living, or protect herself from neglect, exploitation, or a hazardous or abusive situation without assistance from others, and who may be in need of protective services, she knowingly engaged in exploitation of her resulting in a total loss to her of more than $300 in financial or other resources.

Clayton Patterson, Sr., 56, was indicted on four counts of first-degree sexual abuse, punishable by imprisonment for not less than five years nor more than 10 years in the penitentiary on each count, a fine of not less than $1,000 nor more than $10,000 on each count and will be sentenced to a period of post incarceration supervision for a period of five years following release from incarceration upon expiration of sentence or completion of parole, in that he had sexual contact with Jane Doe, a person less than 12 years old, and/or through the use of forcible compulsion.

Nicola J. Migliori, 52, was indicted on count one for first-degree wanton endangerment, a class D felony, punishable by imprisonment for not less than one year nor more than five years in the penitentiary, a fine of not less than $1,000 nor more than $10,000 and revocation of driver’s license for not less than six months, in that under circumstances manifesting extreme indifference to the value of human life, he wantonly engaged in conduct which created a substantial danger of death, or serious physical injury to another person; on count two he was indicted for first-degree fleeing or evading police, a class D felony, punishable for not less than one year nor more than five years in the penitentiary, a fine of not less than $1,000 nor more than $10,000 in that with the intent to elude or flee, he knowingly or wantonly disobeyed a direction to stop his motor vehicle given by Trooper B. Jodry while he was driving under the influence of alcohol or another substance or combination of substances; on count three the defendant was indicted for operating a motor vehicle under the influence, first offense within a five year period, punishable by imprisonment for not less than 48 hours nor more than 30 days (mandatory four days) in the county jail and/or a fine of not less than $200 nor more than $500, revocation of license and license plates for a period of not less than 30 days nor more than 120 days, a service fee, in that he was operating a motor vehicle while under the influence, first offense within a five year period; on count four he was indicted for failure to use a seat belt, punishable by a fine of $25, in that he failed to use a seat belt.

Charles E. Wilson, 28, was indicted on count one for first-degree possession of a controlled substance, second offense, a class D felony, punishable by imprisonment for not less than one year nor more than three years in the penitentiary and a fine of not less than $1,000 nor more than $10,000, in that he knowingly and unlawfully possessed a controlled substance, namely methamphetamine, second offense; on count two he was indicted for possession of drug paraphernalia, a class A misdemeanor, punishable by imprisonment for not more than 12 months in the county jail and/or a fine of not more than $500 in that he knowingly possessed drug paraphernalia; on count three the defendant was indicted for fourth-degree assault, a class A misdemeanor, punishable by imprisonment for not more than 12 months and/or a fine of not more than $500 in that he intentionally or wantonly caused physical injury to Joe Colston.

Allen T. Crenshaw, 49, was indicted on count one for first-degree possession of a controlled substance, first offense, a class D felony, punishable by imprisonment for not less than one year nor more than three years in the penitentiary and a fine of not less than $1,000 nor more than $10,000, in that he knowingly and unlawfully possessed a controlled substance, namely methamphetamine first offense; on count two he was indicted for tampering with physical evidence, a class D felony, punishable by imprisonment for not less than one year nor more than five years in the penitentiary and a fine of not less than $1,000 nor more than $10,000, in that believing that an official proceeding is pending or may be pending or may be instituted, he destroyed, mutilated, concealed, removed or altered physical evidence which he believed was about to be produced or used in the official proceeding with intent to impair its verity or availability; on count three the defendant was indicated for possession of drug paraphernalia,  a class A misdemeanor, punishable by imprisonment for not more than 12 months in the county jail and/or a fine of not more than $500 in that he knowingly possessed drug paraphernalia; on count five the defendant became a first-degree  persistent felony offender, punishable by imprisonment for not less than 10 years nor more than 20 years in the penitentiary on the offense set forth above in count two, in that he is more than 21 years of age and stands convicted of a felony after having been convicted of two or more previous felonies, including but not limited to: by final judgment of the Carroll Circuit Court entered on or about Feb. 13, 2013, for the offense of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, first offense for which he was sentenced to a term of imprisonment of five years probated five years; by final judgment of the State of Oklahoma, County of Tulsa entered on or about June 16, 2006, for the offense of false impersonation for which he was sentenced to a term of imprisonment of two years; by final judgment of the Henry Circuit Court entered on or about July 29, 2005, for the offense of flagrant nonsupport, for which he was sentenced to two years, six months imprisonment; by final judgment of the State of Oklahoma, County of Tulsa entered on or about March 27, 2001, for the offense of DUI, alcohol, second offense, for which he was sentenced to two years imprisonment; by final judgment of the State of Oklahoma, County of Tulsa, entered on or about April 22, 1992, for the offense of assault and battery upon a police officer for which he was sentenced to five years imprisonment; and by final judgment of the Henry Circuit Court, entered on or about Feb. 19, 1993, for the offense of receiving stolen property, vehicle over $300 and second-degree escape, for which he was sentenced to two years imprisonment, probated five years, that the defendant was sentenced to a term of one year imprisonment or more, that he was over the age of 18 at the time the offense was committed, and he completed service of the sentence imposed on the previous felony convictions within five years prior to the date of the commission of the felony for which he now stands convicted. 

Eva R. Kirouac, 47, was indicted for first-degree promoting contraband, a class D felony, punishable by imprisonment for not less than one year nor more than five years in the penitentiary and a fine of not less than $1,000 nor more than $10,000 in that being a person confined at the Carroll County Detention Center, she knowingly introduced and/or possessed dangerous contraband, namely controlled substances at said facility.

Isaiah L. Dixon, 30, was indicted on count one for first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, first offense, a class D felony, punishable by imprisonment for not less than one year nor more than five years in the penitentiary and a fine of not less than $1,000 nor more than $10,000 in that he knowingly and unlawfully trafficked in a controlled substance, namely heroin; on count two he was indicated for possession of drug paraphernalia, a class A misdemeanor, punishable by imprisonment for not more than 12 months in the county jail and/or a fine of not more than $500 in that he knowingly possessed drug paraphernalia; on count  three the defendant was indicted of unauthorized use of vehicle, first offense, a class A misdemeanor, punishable by imprisonment for not more than 12 months in the county jail and/or a fine of not more than $500, in that he knowingly operated, exercised control over or otherwise used an automobile without consent of the owner or person having legal possession thereof, on count four  the defendant became a first-degree  persistent felony offender, punishable by imprisonment for not less than 10 years nor more than 20 years in the penitentiary on the offense set forth above in count two, in that he is more than 21 years of age and stands convicted of a felony after having been convicted of two or more previous felonies, including but not limited to: by final judgment of the Carroll Circuit Court entered on or about Dec. 6, 2010, for the offense of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, first offense, for which he was sentenced to five years imprisonment, by final judgment of the Carroll Circuit Court  entered on our about April 5, 2010, for first-degree wanton endangerment, for which he was sentenced to three and a half years imprisonment, and by final judgment of the Carroll County Court, entered on or about June 11, 2001, for the offense of second-degree robbery for which he was sentenced to a term of imprisonment of ten years, that the defendant was sentenced to a term of one year imprisonment or more, that he was over the age of 18 at the time the offense was committed, and he completed service of the sentence imposed on the previous felony convictions within five years prior to the date of the commission of the felony for which he now stands convicted. 

FINAL JUDGEMENT

Danny C. Tharp, 42, pleaded guilty to two  counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, first offense, a class D felony and was sentenced to three years imprisonment on each count and fined $1,000 on each count, with said sentences to run concurrent to each other for effectively one three year sentence, a fine of $1,000, public advocacy fee of $600 and court costs, the Sheriff of Carroll County will deliver the defendant to the Department of Corrections at such location within this Commonwealth as the Department designates, any cash/property bond posted may be released at this time.