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Carroll County District Court Public Records: Week of May 16, 2012

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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, May 9-10, 2012, in Carroll County District Court with the Honorable Elizabeth Chandler presiding.

CIVIL

Commonwealth of Ky. vs. Mary Hunt, rescind order of support, dismiss per Commonwealth.

Personal Finance Company LLC vs. Michael P. Jones, notice of judgment debtor examination, failure to appear, bench warrant, $100 cash.

Michelle Mefford Cox vs. Kirk Jeffrey Smiley, motion for show cause, continued to June 6.

The First National Bank of Carrollton vs. Michael Tharp, motion for default judgment, order signed.

Angela Johnson vs. Timothy Tharp, motion for change of venue, order signed.

Housing Authority of Carrollton vs. Jennifer Thompson, continued from April 25 per Monk’s office, continued to May 23.

DOMESTIC

Rodney O’Neal Mumphrey vs. Amanda Lynn Mumphrey, review unserved Emergency Protective Order, (Domestic Violence), previously dismissed.

Adina Marie Chadwell vs. Justin Allen Chadwell, domestic violence, continued to May 16.

FELONY

Jeremy Baxter, 31, flagrant non-support, continued to May 16.

Trevor K. Graham, 48, first-degree promoting contraband, continued to May 10.

Christopher Knoff, 33, flagrant non-support, continued to June 6.

Sam Melton, 33, dismissed without prejudice.

Clifford Perkins, 47, flagrant non-support, continued to May 23.

Stacy W. Wilson, 41, second-degree fleeing or evading police (on foot); tampering with physical evidence; first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, first offense, under 2 grams methamphetamine; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess; resisting arrest; first-degree possession of a controlled substance, first offense, methamphetamine; possession of marijuana, continued to May 17.

Trevor K. Graham, 48, first-degree promoting contraband, continued to May 24.

Amanda Rusk, 22, reckless driving; possess open alcohol beverage in a motor vehicle; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; possession of marijuana; first-degree possession of a controlled substance/opiate, first offense; controlled substance prescription not in original container, first offense; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, continued to May 17.

Daniel Ray True, 29, review, bench warrant.

Elizabeth K. Ashcraft, 30, bench warrant executed, may still be in Grant County, continued to May 24, already filed.

Elender Karshner, 44, possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, guilty, $50 fine plus court costs; unlawful possession of methamphetamine precursor, first offense, amend to possession drug paraphernalia, misdemeanor, guilty, 30 days conditionally discharged, $250 fine, assessment and follow up with Kentucky Alternative Program recommended to monitor, to have no further offenses.

Nicole Smith, 30, show cause deferred/installment payment, continued to May 24.

Joshua Winburn, 27, contempt, owes restitution and fines, bench warrant, $6,000.

Ashton N. Dermon, 25, preliminary hearing, indicted.

John R. Brown, 34, theft by deception including cold checks under $10,000, amend to under $500, misdemeanor, guilty, 350 days serve, conditionally discharged for two years, pay court costs.

MISDEMEANOR

Jennifer M. Hutson, 29, third-degree unlawful transaction with a minor, continued to June 6.

Thomas Tolentino, 27, violation of Kentucky Emergency Protective Order, Domestic Violence Order, not in our jail.

Tobijah L. Oder, 29, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with no visible injury, pretrial house arrest, report pre-trial, no unlawful contact with father, may live with father, continued to May 17.

Helm A. Russell, 32, theft by unlawful taking, continued to May 27.

Lillian K. Tuel, 34, second-degree promoting contraband; third-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified; possession of marijuana, continued to May 27.

Kenneth E. Beach, 33, public intoxication of a controlled substance, excludes alcohol, guilty, 30 days serve, conditionally discharged for two years, if no further offenses, to Kentucky Alternative Program, $200 fine plus court costs; controlled substance prescription not in original container, first offense, merge.

Hilbert T. Bowers jr., 41, trial in absence held, bench warrant $600 cash.

Troy Phillips, no age given, bench warrant executed for failure to comply, served by Louisville Metro Police Department, bench warrant serve.

Andrew Beard, 26, still owes for restitution, sent court notice, mail returned, undeliverable, bench warrant $150 cash.

Johnny A. Harris, 48, recall bench warrant, remand.

Michael Williams, 34, motion to withdraw per attorney, granted, court notice, continued to May 24.

Frank D. Fisher, 47, no operator’s/moped license, review June 7.

Toris Richardson, 43, speeding 10 mph over limit; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; failure to surrender suspended or revoked CCDW license, continued to June 7.

Kristen L. Middeler, 27, bench warrant executed for failure to appear, continued to May 24.

Rebecca Carter, 36, illegal possession of legend drug; second-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified; controlled substance prescription not in original container; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, continued to May 24.

Jody A. Mefford, 34, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with no visible injury, continued to May 24.

Lillian Tuel, 34, theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting, continued to May 24.

Eric C. Ward, 36, possession of marijuana, guilty, $200 fine, 30 days serve, conditionally discharged for two years, recommend assessment and follow to Kentucky Alternative Program; drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, guilty, $250 fine, pay court costs.

Patrick Mefford, 36, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with no visible injury, continued to May 24.

Tony M. Gray, 34, alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense, bench trial May 24.

Ashley Combs, no age given, show cause deferred/installment payment; diversion completion, court notice, sentencing May 24.

Daniel Ray True, 29, review, bench warrant.

Marty J. Maggard, 49, receiving stolen property under $500 value, $300 fine and court costs, bench warrant.

Leonard Andrew, 27, theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting, guilty, 45 days serve 4, conditionally discharged balance, credit time served; third-degree criminal trespassing, guilty, $100 fine.

Christa D. Jones, 22, theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting, continued to May 24.

John K. Gullion, 30, theft by unlawful taking, guilty, 60 days serve five, conditionally discharged balance, credit time served, to make restitution, to have no problems in jail, no further violations.

Nicole Smith, 30, theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting, bench trial May 24.

Francine E. Law, 25, theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting, bench trial May 24.

Miranda Works, 30, second-degree disorderly conduct, guilty, 90 days serve 10, conditionally discharged balance, credit time served if no further violations; public intoxication of a controlled substance, (excludes alcohol), merge, pay court costs.

John R. Brown, 34, two counts of fines and costs owed, jail credit.

PROBATE

Thelma Jo Crockett, estate of, settlement, has been advertised, done.

Randy Lynn Kidd, other hearing, denied, parents do not agree, child under 18 years of age.

Willie B. Ricketts, estate of, probate hearing, granted, administrator appointed.

Mary M. Ricketts, estate of, probate hearing, granted, administrator appointed.

SMALL CLAIMS

Craig Hardware and Construction Inc. vs. T&M Contractors, review.

TRAFFIC

Lacey T. Skaggs, 22, bench warrant executed for failure to appear, apply bond, refund balance.

Brian K. Rosell, 31, failure to wear seat belts; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; no/expired registration plates; no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, continued to May 24.

Travis Payton, 23, disregarding stop sign; driving on DUI suspended license, first offense, continued to May 24.

David E. Arvin, 29, failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation, continued to May 24.

David E. Arvin, no age given, failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation, continued to May 24.

Cheryl L. Webb, 32, failure to wear seat belts; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; no/expired registration plates; failure of owner to maintain required insurance, second of more offense, continued to May 24.

Susan M. Garcia, 40, no/expired registration plates, continued to May 24.

Julien Paris, 21, failure to produce insurance card; no operators/moped license, court notice, continued to May 24.

Kyle D. Honeycutt, 18, speeding 10 mph over (limited access), to Department of Transportation.

Destiny Chandler, 20, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, guilty, $500 fine plus three days served, conditionally discharged for two years, to attend Kentucky Alternative Program for six months, make restitution if submitted.

Corey Hunley, 20, passing loading/unloading school/church bus, first offense, amend to careless driving, $50 fine plus court costs, to State Traffic School.

Mary J. McNeal, 71, passing loading/unloading school/church bus, first offense, diversion, continued to Aug. 16.

Sherman R. Brown, 40, no operator’s/moped license, court notice, continued to May 24.

Ezequiel R. Mendoza, 31, license plate not legible; no operator’s/moped license; failure to produce insurance card, court notice, continued to May 24.

Anthony Greene, 20, failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation, proof shown, dismissed.

Robert McDole, 28, failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation, court notice, continued to May 24.

Brittany N. Johnson, 22, speeding 26 mph or over (limited access), guilty, $100 fine; reckless driving, guilty, $100 fine; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, guilty, 30 days, serve 10, conditionally discharged balance, credit time served; failure to produce insurance card, guilty, $100 fine, re instate prior conviction.

Janet B. Glauber, 59, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, bench trial May 24.

Nancy Louise Clarkson, 43, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; careless driving, continued to June 7.

Michael A. Bolton, 18, speeding 26 mph or over (limited access), merge; careless driving, $100 fine plus court costs; improper lane usage, vehicles keep to right except to pass, merge.

Christopher Mitchell, 50, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, continued to May 24.

Gordon L. Goldsmith, 29, speeding 26 mph or over (limited access); operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; failure to wear seat belts; reckless driving; improper use of left lane/overtaking vehicle, bench trial May 24.

Omar Dorantes, 37, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, waive jury trail, bench trial Aug. 16.

Carmelo Santiz Ruiz, 48, possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; no operator’s/moped license, bench trial May 24.

John R. Brown, 34, fines and costs owed, jail credit.

Indictments

Adam C. Anderson, 21, 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 heroin, a schedule I narcotic drug, first offense; on count two he was indicted for possession of drug paraphernalia, 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 possessed drug paraphernalia.

Miranda D. Works, 30, 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 she knowingly and unlawfully possessed a controlled substance, namely heroin, a schedule I narcotic drug, first offense; on count two she was indicted for possession of drug paraphernalia, 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 she possessed drug paraphernalia.

Ashton N. Dermon, 25, 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 she knowingly and unlawfully possessed a controlled substance, namely heroin, a schedule I narcotic drug, first offense; on count two she was indicted for possession of drug paraphernalia, 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 she possessed drug paraphernalia.

Tammy L. Toler, 39, 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 she knowingly and unlawfully possessed a controlled substance, namely heroin, a schedule I narcotic drug, first offense; on count two she was indicted for possession of drug paraphernalia, 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 she possessed drug paraphernalia; on count three she was indicted for unlawful taking, shoplifting, with a value under $500, a Class A misdemeanor punishable by not more than 12 months in the county jail and/or a fine of not more than $500, in that she unlawfully took or exercised control over movable property of another from Traderbakers with a value under $500 with the intent to deprive the owner thereof; on count four she was indicted for public intoxication, a Class B misdemeanor, punishable by imprisonment for not more than 90 days and/or a fine of not more than $250, in that she appeared in a public place under the influence of alcohol/drugs.

John R. Popp, 41, was indicted on count one for the crime of manufacturing methamphetamine, first offense, a Class B felony, punishable by not less than 10 years nor more than 20 years in the penitentiary and a fine of not less than $1,000 nor more than $10.000, in that he knowingly and unlawfully manufactured methamphetamine, or with the intent to manufacture methamphetamine, he possessed two or more chemicals or two or more items of equipment for the manufacture of methamphetamine, first offense; on count two he was indicted 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 three he was indicted for possession of marijuana, a Class B misdemeanor, punishable by imprisonment for not more than 45 days in the county jail, and/or a fine of not more than $250, in that he knowingly and unlawfully possessed marijuana; on count four he was indicted for possession of drug paraphernalia, 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 possessed drug paraphernalia; on count five he was indicted for fourth-degree controlled substance endangerment to a child a Class D felony, punishable by 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 under circumstances that placed a child(ren) in danger of serious physical injury or death, he knowingly caused or permitted child(ren) to be present while illegally manufacturing a controlled substance or methamphetamine, or he possessed a hazardous chemical substance with the intent to illegally manufacture a controlled substance or methamphetamine, causing no injury to the child; on count six he was indicted for becoming 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 counts one and five, 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: 1. final judgment of the Carroll Circuit Court, entered on or about Nov. 17, 2008, for second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, first offense, for which he was sentenced to two years imprisonment and 2. by final judgment of the Carroll Circuit Court entered on or about May 22, 2006, for first-degree possession of a controlled substance, first offense, for which he was sentenced to three and a half years imprisonment, that the defendant was sentenced to a term of imprisonment of one year 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, or he was on probation, parole, post incarceration supervision, conditional discharge, conditional release, furlough, appeal bond, or any other form of legal release from any of the previous felony convictions at the time of commission of the felony for which he now stands convicted, or he escaped from custody while serving any of the previous felony convictions at the time of commission of the felony for which he now stands convicted.

Mitzi N. Popp, 32, was indicted on count one for the crime of manufacturing methamphetamine, first offense, a Class B felony, punishable by not less than 10 years nor more than 20 years in the penitentiary and a fine of not less than $1,000 nor more than $10,000, in that she knowingly and unlawfully manufactured methamphetamine, or with the intent to manufacture methamphetamine, she possessed two or more chemicals or two or more items of equipment for the manufacture of methamphetamine, first offense; on count two she was indicted 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 she knowingly and unlawfully possessed a controlled substance, namely methamphetamine, first offense; on count three she was indicted for possession of marijuana, a Class B misdemeanor, punishable by imprisonment for not more than 45 days in the county jail, and/or a fine of not more than $250, in that she knowingly and unlawfully possessed marijuana; on count four she was indicted for possession of drug paraphernalia, 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 she possessed drug paraphernalia; on count five she was indicted for fourth-degree controlled substance endangerment to a child, a Class D felony, punishable by 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 under circumstances that placed a child(ren) in danger of serious physical injury or death, she knowingly caused or permitted child(ren) to be present while illegally manufacturing a controlled substance or methamphetamine, or she possessed a hazardous chemical substance with the intent to illegally manufacture a controlled substance or methamphetamine, causing no injury to the child; on count six she was indicted for becoming 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 counts one and five, in that she 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 1. final judgment of the Carroll Circuit Court, entered on or about Nov. 17, 2008, for second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, first offense, for which she was sentenced to two years imprisonment and 2. by final judgment of the Carroll Circuit Court entered on or about May 22, 2006, for first-degree possession of a controlled substance, first offense, for which she was sentenced to three and a half years imprisonment, that the defendant was sentenced to a term of imprisonment of one year or more, that she was over the age of 18 at the time the offense was committed, and she 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 she now stands convicted, or she was on probation, parole, post incarceration supervision, conditional discharge, conditional release, furlough, appeal bond, or any other form of legal release from any of the previous felony convictions at the time of commission of the felony for which she now stands convicted, or she escaped from custody while serving any of the previous felony convictions at the time of commission of the felony for which she now stands convicted.

Amanda J. Mitchell, 29, was indicted for committing the crime of theft by unlawful taking or disposition of property with a value of $500 or more, 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 she unlawfully took or exercised control over movable property of another, namely $550 from Waffle House, with the intent to deprive the owner thereof.

Michael J. Williams, 33, was indicted for committing the crime of theft by unlawful taking or disposition of property with a value of $500 or more, 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 unlawfully took or exercised control over movable property of another, namely $550 from Waffle House, with the intent to deprive the owner thereof.

Aaron L. Anderson, 23, was indicted on count one for first-degree bail jumping, 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 having been released from custody by court order upon condition to appear subsequently at a specified time and place in connection with a charge of having committed a felony, he intentionally failed to appear; on count two he was indicted for becoming a second-degree persistent felony offender, punishable by imprisonment for not less than five years nor more than 10 years in the penitentiary on the offense set forth above, in that he is more than 21 years of age and stands convicted of a felony after having been convicted of a prior felony, namely by final judgment of the Carroll Circuit Court, entered on or about Aug. 8, 2011, for the crime of theft by unlawful tanking, firearm, for which he was sentenced to a term of five  years imprisonment that the defendant was sentenced to a term of imprisonment of one year 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, or he was on probation, parole, post incarceration supervision, conditional discharge, conditional release, furlough, appeal bond, or any other form of legal release from any of the previous felony convictions at the time of commission of the felony for which he now stands convicted, or he escaped from custody while serving any of the previous felony convictions at the time of commission of the felony for which he now stands convicted.

Ronald D. Robertson Jr., 31, was indicted for flagrant non-support, 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 persistently failed to provide support which he can reasonably provide and which he knows he has a duty to provide by virtue of a court order for his child, and said failure has resulted in an arrearage in excess of $1,000.