These are the results of the following court cases heard in the Christian County Court on Tuesday, August 29th:
17CF068 - Samantha J. Abbott - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams - Pre-trial. State has made an offer. Defense counsel will discuss offer with defendant. Next appearance scheduled for September 7 at 10 a.m.
15CF193 - Rebecca E. Bayless - Bad Checks - Pre-trial. Also 15CF137 - Contributing to Criminal Delinquency of a Minor, 14CF073 - Obstructing Justice, 14CM304 - Bad Checks, and multiple traffic charges. Jury trial set for December. Next pre-trial scheduled for October 3 at 10 a.m.
17CF113 - Sierra M. Durbin - Retail Theft Less Than $300 - First Appearance with Counsel. Also a traffic charge. Preliminary hearing requested and scheduled for October 30 at 10 a.m.
14CF070 - Dotty M. Eppenger - Residential Burglary and Aggravated Battery on a Peace Officer - Motion to Reduce Bail. Defense counsel notifies court about possible conflict of interest (his firm represents the victims of the burglary in a seperate matter.) Defendant waives possible conflict of interest and keeps counsel. Defendant testifies on her own behalf. Bond motion is denied.
17CF117 - Debbie R. Horn - Retail Theft Less Than $300 - Preliminary Hearing. Not present. Warrant issued over objection of defense counsel.
13CF022 - Heather M. Jones - 3 Counts of Narcotics Possession - Notice to Appear. Case is referred to collections.
17CF163 - Martha J. Kessler - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams - First Appearance. Also two traffic charges. Preliminary hearing requested and scheduled for October 10 at 10 a.m. Formal arraignment waived and not guilty plea entered in traffic charges.
17CF011 - Jerome H. Mason - Criminal Damage to Government Property Less Than $500 - Pre-trial. Also 17CM060 - Obstructing Identification. State has made an offer, defendant would like to continue to negotiate. Next pre-trial scheduled for October 17 at 10 a.m.
17CF120 - Shayne E. O’Dell - Domestic Battery with a Prior - Pre-trial. Also 17CL043 - Possession of Cannabis 10 Grams or Less. Both sides are ready for trial. Final pre-trial scheduled for October 2 at 10 a.m.
15CF084 - Phillip P. Osgood - Aggravated Battery of a Peace Officer - First Appearance with Counsel. Next pre-trial scheduled for October 16 at 10 a.m.
17CF137 - Mary A. Schalk - Theft Between $500 and $10,000 - First Appearance with Counsel. Preliminary hearing requested scheduled for October 30 at 10 a.m.
17CM086 - Kathy J. Smith - Domestic Battery - First Appearance with Counsel. Formal arraignment is waived, pleads not guilty. Next court date is scheduled for October 16 at 10 a.m.
16CF228 - Antonio L. Thompson - Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams - Pre-trial. Also multiple traffic charges. Both sides are close to a plea. Defendant would like time to think about the offer. Next court date scheduled for October 16 at 10 a.m.
17CM120 - Jeri M. Woodson - Criminal Damage to Property Less Than $500 - First Appearance. Charge read to defendant. Next court date scheduled for October 10 at 10 a.m.