These are the results of the following court cases heard in the Christian County Court on Monday, October 23rd:
17CF133 - Nicholas T. Abbott - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams - Pre-trial. Both sides still negotiating a possible plea. Pre-trial continued until October 30 at 10 a.m.
17CF093 - Troy L. Cota - Domestic Battery with a Prior - Pre-trial. He is incarcerated Sangamon County. Pre-trial rescheduled for November 2 at 10 a.m.
17CF057 - Gabriel I. Crews - Forgery - Pre-trial. Also a civil citation and two traffic charges. Jury trial and pre-trial are continued. Trial now scheduled for February, and next pre-trial scheduled for February 12 at 10 a.m.
17CF165 - Joseph L. Ishmael - Residential Burglary and Theft Between $10,000 and $100,000 - Pre-trial. Also 17CF142, Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery with a Prior, and Criminal Trespassing to Residence with Person Present.
17CF014 - Robert L. King - Fraud - Pre-trial. Both sides still negotiating, they are looking at a significant amount of restitution. Defense counsel asks to continue pre-trial and jury trial. Jury trial scheduled for February, pre-trial scheduled for February 5 at 10 a.m.
17CF225 - Timothy S. Kinsella - Possession of a Controlled Substance - First Appearance with Counsel. Preliminary hearing is requested and scheduled for November 16 at 10 a.m. Bond date scheduled for tomorrow is proceeded on today. Defense testifies on his own behalf. Defense asks for recognizance bond. Motion is denied without prejudice. State is willing to give defendant a furlough to get treatment if he can find a bed.
17CF100 - Quinton L. Morrissey - First Degree Murder and Aggravated Battery - Pre-trial. Defense counsel has hired an investigator that is interviewing witnesses. Defense counsel is also looking to hire a forensic pathologist to look at the autopsy report. Counsel asks for further pre-trial in December, pre-trial set for December 11 at 10 a.m.
17CF181 - Anita L. Parsons - Theft Between $500 and $10,000 - Preliminary Hearing. Deanna Hardin with State Police sworn to testify. Probable cause is found. Jury trial scheduled for February, pre-trial scheduled for February 12 at 10 a.m.
17CF018 - Kevin M. Rensman - Aggravated Battery and Violating a Protection Order - Plea. Also a traffic charge. State needs more time for paperwork, plea scheduled for October 24 at 10 a.m.
17CF199 - Cody R. Schumacher - Manufacturing / Delivery of a Controlled Substance Between 50 and 200 Grams - First Appearance with Counsel. Preliminary hearing scheduled for December 14 at 10 a.m.