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District Court Nov. 17 and 18, 2010

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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, Nov. 17 and 18, 2010, in Carroll County District Court, with the Hon. Thomas M. Funk presiding.

CIVIL

Midland Funding LLC vs. Harold Decker, motion hour, motion for default, order signed.

Joann Smith vs. Derick Short, motion for show cause, order signed.

Kentucky Foster Care vs. Thomas Chadwell, notice to dismiss for lack of prosecution, dismissed.

Commonwealth of Ky. et al vs. Veronica Smith, notice to dismiss for lack of prosecution, dismissed.

Kayla Snow vs. Bobby Snow II, motion for show cause, continued to Dec. 15.

Felisha Thacker vs. Jewell D. Thacker, motion to set medical support, motion for change of venue, order signed.

DH Capital Management, Inc. vs. Janet M. Lewis, motion for default judgment, order signed.

DOMESTIC

Mary Ann Mahoney vs. Shannon Dale Mahoney, domestic violence, no show, dismissed.

FELONY

Kevin Henke, 46, flagrant non-support, continued to Dec. 15.

John Ailes, 45, flagrant non-support, agreed order signed.

Eric C. Ward, 35, fugitive from another state, warrant required, waved to Ohio.

Jason Carter, 33, theft by unlawful taking, preliminary hearing Nov. 24.

Joseph Jay Parks, 32, fugitive from another state, warrant required, continued to Nov. 11.

Rowana Ford, 37, theft of controlled substance, first offense and under $300, probable cause established, transfer to Grand Jury, Dec. 6.

Daniel Gene Warner, Jr., 18, court costs paid in full, set aside, dismissed.

Tammy Irby, 42, flagrant non-support, dismissed without prejudice.

Angie Winkle, 40, theft by deception, including cold checks under $10,000, continued to Jan. 27.

Samantha Schaffner, no age given, first-degree criminal mischief, amend to second-degree criminal mischief, guilty, 365 days serve, conditionally discharged, make restitution and pay court costs, show cause June 16.

Megan Purvis, no age given, first-degree criminal mischief, amend to second-degree criminal mischief, guilty, 365 days conditionally discharged, pay court costs and make restitution.

Joseph J. Parks, 32, fugitive from another state, warrant required, waived to Indiana.

Jason Carter, 33, theft by unlawful taking, assess for alcohol program and place in rehabilitation, continued to Dec. 2.

MISDEMEANOR

Crystal Hoard, no age given, parent/custodian to send child to school, first and second offense, continued to Dec. 15.

Thomas Howard, 32, alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense, guilty, $25 fine plus court costs, show cause Jan. 13.

Miranda D. Works, 29, public intoxication controlled substance, excludes alcohol; third-degree criminal abuse, child 12/under, pretrial monitor, to have no contact with her children, under house arrest, drug program within seven days, continued to Dec. 2.

Joseph Parks, 32, alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense; second-degree fleeing or evading police (on foot); resisting arrest, continued to Nov. 18.

Joshua L. Morris, 29, speeding 21 miles per hour over (limited access); possession of marijuana; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, trial in absence Dec. 2.

Jason Lozier, 34, warrant executed for failure to appear, trial in absence done, owes $142.75 plus five days, conditionally discharged five days, apply bond.

Steven A. Jones, 43, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with minor injury, continued to Dec. 16, counseling or jail.

William Travis Gaddis, 23, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with minor injury, public attorney denied, continued to Dec. 16.

Paul James, Jr., 55, to have checks by Nov. 18, bench warrant $100. 

David R. Rabourne, 24, possession of marijuana, continued to Dec. 16.

Alfred S. Davis, Sr., 43, theft by deception, including cold checks under/$500, continued to Dec. 2.

Jimmie M. Logsdon, Jr., 31, two counts of theft by deception including cold checks under $500, continued to Dec. 16.

Christopher A. Lee, 28, theft by unlawful taking/shoplifting; possession of marijuana; third-degree possession of controlled substance, first offense, drug unspecified; controlled substance prescription not in original container, first offense, court notice to defendant, continued to Dec. 16. 

Wayne Ray, no age given, failure to comply with order to remove health nuisances, continued to Dec. 16.

Sarah Funston, 26, second-degree wanton endangerment, continued to Dec. 2.

Matthew Ray Vories, no age given, possession of marijuana; use/possess drug paraphernalia, first offense; second-degree possession of controlled substance, first offense; improper registration plate, bench warrant, $5,000.

Ravidran Renjith Kadaman Runnel, 31, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with minor injury, amend bond, no unlawful contact, continued to Feb. 10.

Timothy D. Morris, 32, third-degree criminal mischief, guilty, 30 days conditionally discharged, to make restitution and pay court costs, show cause June 16.

Deborah Coombs, 45, 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, make restitution, pay court costs, show cause April 21.

Charles Dixon, no age given, review, show cause deferred/installment payment, remand.

Angie Winkle, 40, two counts of theft by deception, including cold checks under $500, continued to Jan. 27.

William E. Dulin, Jr., 44, alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense, guilty, $25 fine plus court costs, show cause Dec. 16.

Donnie R. Pennington, 37, alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense, guilty, $25 fine plus court costs, show cause Dec. 16.

Claudia A. Romans, 34, alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense, guilty, $25 fine plus court costs, show cause Dec. 16.

Karen M. Coppersmith, 32, theft by unlawful taking/shoplifting, dismissed.

Joe Spencer, 27, fourth-degree assault with minor injury, finding-guilty of disorderly conduct, 90 days plus court costs and to make restitution (if any), Sanders and defendant, show cause April 21.

Jody Simpson, 40, third-degree criminal mischief; second-degree fleeing or evading police (on foot), continued to Dec. 16.

Elizabeth Fox Perkins, 39, possession of marijuana, continued to Dec. 16.

Joseph A. Chisholm, 31, court notice to defendant, bench trial, continued to Dec. 2.

Andrew S. Larmour, 29, bench warrant served in Grant County.

Tosca R. Smith, 41, theft by unlawful taking, case set Dec. 9, guilty; fourth-degree assault, guilty, 45 days, serve four (credit four days served), pay court costs, show cause Jan. 27.

Tosca R. Smith, 41, theft by unlawful taking, case set Dec. 9; fourth-degree assault, guilty to both, 45 days, serve four (credit four days served), pay court costs, show cause Jan. 27.

Aaron Lee Searcy, 29, fourth-degree assault with minor injury, continued to Dec. 2.

Gregory A. Carlton, 25, fourth-degree assault with minor injury, continued to Dec. 2.

Matthew Franklin, 23, fourth-degree assault with minor injury, continued to Dec. 2.

Joseph J. Parks, 32, alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense, merge; second-degree fleeing or evading police (on foot), guilty, 180 days conditionally discharged plus pay court costs; resisting arrest, guilty, 180 days conditionally discharged.

Teresa Patterson, no age given, owner permitting vicious dog to run at large, trial in absence Dec. 2.

PROBATE

William Weaver, settlement continued to Dec. 1.

Madison Tyler Pearson, motion hour for hearing, order signed.

Cody Russell Pearson, motion hour, order signed.

Aaron L. Martin, inventory, court notice to attorney and executive, continued to Dec. 1.

Joseph Carl Frazier, inventory, continued to Dec. 1.

SMALL CLAIMS

Mary Linda Goble vs. Tom Lindsay, motion to dismiss, and/or inspection, submit.

Rolling Creek LLC vs. James Tinch, settled per plaintiff per judge, paid through office.

Save-A-Lot vs. Kenny Otter, judgment to plaintiff for $320.02 plus interest and court costs.

Save-A-Lot vs. Annissa Otter, judgment to plaintiff for $580 plus interest and court costs.

Connie Patton vs. Jason Browning, remand.

TRAFFIC

Randy Howard, 45, leaving scene of accident/failure to render aid or assistance; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, continued to Dec. 2.

Justin S. Clark, 19, diversion completion, set aside, dismissed.

Jamie D. Jones, 43, disregarding stop sign; operating on suspended operators license, continued to Dec. 2.

Teresa M. Anderson, 33, speeding 15 miles per hour over limit, guilty, $30 fine plus court costs; operating on suspended/revoked operators license, amend to no operators license in possession, guilty, $50 fine plus court costs; failure to surrender revoked operators license, merge.

Lindsey G. Ramey, 27, no/expired registration plates, continued to Dec. 2.

James P. McFarland, 28, failure to produce insurance card, trial in absence Dec. 2.

Willie J. Musgrove, Jr., 39, part 391 of Fed. Safety Regulations, qualification of drivers; part 395 Fed. Safety Regulations, hours of service for drivers, trial in absence Dec. 2.

Brian K. Weeks, II, 25, speeding 14 miles per hour over (limited access), to Department of Transportation.

Carl William Phillips, 44, no/expired registration plates, continued to Dec. 16.

Justin M. Woods, 25, improper start from parked position, to Department of Transportation.

Joshua Ross, 25, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; reckless driving; second-degree fleeing or evading police (motor vehicle); improper passing; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, proof shown; failure to wear seat belts, bench trial Dec. 16.

Debra A. Vance, 54, speeding 20 miles per hour over limit; no/expired registration plates, proof shown; failure to produce insurance card, proof shown; no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, proof shown, bench trial Dec.2, court notice to defendant.

Noe P. Ramirez, 22, speeding 12 miles per hour over limit; operate motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, second offense; no operators/moped license; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, pleaded not guilty, continued to Dec. 2.

Jaito Reed, 19, leaving scene of accident/failure to render aid or assistance, guilty, to make restitution only; 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, plus court costs; instructional permit violations, merge, continued to Dec. 16.

Francisco Gomez, 24, inadequate silencer (muffler); operating on suspended/revoked operators license; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, second offense, continued to Dec. 2.

Susan M. Wasileff, 21, no/expired registration plates; failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation, trial in absence Dec. 2.

Paul E. Byers, 47, no/expired registration plates, proof shown; failure to register transfer of motor vehicle, 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.

William J. Redmon, 45, speeding 10 miles per hour over (limited access), continued to Dec. 2.

Riley J. Cater, 47, speeding 10 miles per hour over (limited access), paid.

Richard S. Morgan, 21, failure to wear seat belts; no/expired registration plates, trial in absence Dec. 2.

William J. Short, 22, careless driving, guilty, $50 fine plus court costs; failure to use child restraint device in vehicle, guilty, $50 fine; failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, first offense, proof shown.

Jennifer L. Brierly, 46, no/expired registration plates, proof in case; failure of non-owner operators to maintain required insurance, first offense, proof in case; failure to wear seat belts, paid in full.

William Osborne, 43, rear license not illuminated; careless driving; operating motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, suspend operators license pretrial, continued to Dec. 2.

Justin C. Smith, 21, speeding 10 miles per hour over limit, guilty, $20 fine plus court costs; improper passing, guilty, $50 fine; failure to produce insurance card, guilty, $500 fine plus three days serve, conditionally discharged to Kentucky Alternative Program, for six months, show cause Jan. 27.

Jerry C. Nevils, 28, failure to wear seat belts, paid in full.

Bruce L. Schipler, 35, speeding 11 miles per hour over limit; operating on suspended/revoked operators license; failure to surrender revoked operators license, continued to Dec. 16.

Brandon C. Crawford, 27, speeding 26 miles per hour over/greater; reckless driving; operating on suspended/revoked operators license; following another vehicle too closely; improper passing, continued to Dec. 2.

Jared D. Gaylor, 18, speeding 15 miles per hour over (limited access), paid in full, to State Traffic School.

Julia C. King, 26, no/expired registration plates; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security; failure to register transfer of motor vehicle, continued to Dec. 2.

James B. Giles, 32, speeding 26 miles per hour over/greater; operating motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; reckless driving; following another vehicle too closely, continued to Dec. 16.

Pedro M. Aguazul, 24, speeding 18 miles per hour over (limited access), guilty, $36 plus court costs; failure to produce insurance card, proof shown; no operators/moped license, proof shown; improper passing, guilty, $50 fine, show cause Jan. 27.

Daniel W. Hoskins, 32, leaving scene of accident, hit and run, guilty, 30 days, conditionally discharged, $100 fine plus court costs, to make restitution, show cause Feb. 29.

Gary L. Ketron, 44, show cause/installment payment, continued to Dec. 2; no/expired registration plates, proof shown, dismissed; failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation, proof shown, dismissed.

Anna F. Rich, 33, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, guilty, $500 fine plus three days, plus court costs, bench warrant.

Nelvin C. Ramirez, 21, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, guilty, $500 fine plus three days serve, plus court costs, bench warrant.

Joshua S. Freeman, 32, speeding 16 miles per hour over (limited access), guilty, $32 fine plus court costs; failure to produce insurance card, guilty, $500 fine plus three days serve; no/expired registration plates, guilty, $50 fine; no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, guilty, $50 fine, bench warrant.

Juanita J. Walker, 25, speeding 11 miles per hour over (limited access), guilty, $22 fine plus court costs; no operators/moped license, guilty, 10 days serve, bench warrant.

Michael L. Dixon, 32, no operators/moped license, guilty, 10 days serve plus court costs; 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 plus four days serve, suspend operators license, 90 days, time to run concurrent, bench warrant.

Raymundo B. Malo, 31, no tail lamps; operating on suspended/revoked operators license; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, continued to Dec. 2.

Charles E. Wilson, 62, motion to suppress, overruled, inadequate silencer (muffler); failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation, continued to Dec. 2.

Joseph B. Bush, 39, speeding 14 miles per hour over (limited access); operating on suspended/revoked operators license; failure to surrender revoked operators license; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, continued to Jan. 27.

Tommy J. Floyd, 22, reckless driving; improper display of registration plates; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; failure to wear seat belts, continued to Dec. 2.

Kimberly A. Stocksdale, 40, operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense; failure to produce insurance card; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle; reckless driving, continued to Dec. 2.

Sherialle L. Chenault, 22, speeding 18 miles per hour over (limited access); operating on suspended/revoked operators license, continued to Dec. 2.

James A. Ried, 43, speeding 26 miles per hour over (limited access); reckless driving; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, bench trial Dec. 2.

Nancy G. Gelacek, 40, disregarding stop sign, 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 plus court costs, suspend operators license 90 days; operating on suspended/revoked operators license, guilty, 30 days serve 10, conditionally discharged balance, credit five days served; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, merge; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, proof shown; failure to wear seat belts, merged; fleeing or evading police (motor vehicle), dismiss,  jail Nov. 29, show cause June 16.

Tracey D. Miller, 47, speeding 26 miles per hour over/greater; operating motor vehicle under/influence of alcohol/drugs with BAC 0.08, first offense, bench trial Dec. 2.

Jessica M. Greene, 23, under submission, not guilty, show cause Dec. 16.

Final Judgments

Christina Elaine Stockton, 29, pleaded guilty to count one, second-degree burglary, a class C felony, and was sentenced to five years imprisonment and a fine of $1,000; on count two she pleaded guilty to theft by unlawful taking or disposition of property with a value under $500, she was sentenced to 12 months and a fine of $500, with said sentences to run concurrent to each other for effectively one five-year sentence, a fine of $1,000 and pay court costs, she was placed on probation under the supervision of the Division of Probation and Parole of the state of Ky. for a period of five years effective Nov. 8, 2010, and is subject to their conditions, she is to serve 240 days incarceration and is credited with time spent in custody, namely, 109 days as of Nov. 8, 2010, any cash/property bond posted may be released at this time.