These are the results of the following court cases heard in the Christian County Court on Thursday, July 20th:
17CF104 - Courtney L. Baker - Possession of a Controlled Substance - Preliminary Hearing. Did not appear. Notice to appear to be sent. Preliminary Hearing rescheduled for August 3 at 10 a.m.
17CF113 - Sierra M. Durbin - Retail Theft Less Than $300 with a Prior - First appearance. Charge read to the defendant. Public Defender appointed. First appearance with counsel set for August 29 at 10 a.m.
17CF106 - Holly M. Hapner - Theft Between $500 and $10,000 and Possession of a Controlled Substance - Pre-trial. Offer is coming from the state. Next pre-trial set for August 3 at 10 a.m., sides believe there may be a resolution at that time.
17CF134 - Sarah M. Hopping - Aggravated Identity Theft of Someone Age 60+ - First Appearance With Counsel. Bond reduction motion is filed. Agreement made to have a $10,000 recognizance bond. Next court date scheduled for September 18 at 10 a.m.
17CF135 - Travis J. Hopping - Aggravated Identity Theft of Someone Age 60+ - First Appearance With Counsel. Also a traffic charge. Bond reduction is agreed upon, Hopping will have $10,000 recognizance bond. Preliminary hearing is scheduled for September 18 at 10 a.m.
17CF058 - Jacob C. Johnson - Narcotics Possession - Pre-trial. Looking to line up court dates with co-defendant. May have a resolution at next court date. Next pre-trial scheduled for August 22 at 10 a.m.
17CM038 - Tucker E. Merrifield - Domestic Battery - Motion hearing. Wife (victim) appears in court. She wants to drop no contact order. She testified under oath. No contact order is lifted.
16CM223 - Gayle L. Miller - Bad Checks Charge - Pre-trial. Also a traffic charge. Did not appear, had a medical issue of some kind. Notice to appear to be sent. Next pre-trial set for July 28 at 10 a.m.
17CF112 - David W. Moore Jr. - Aggravated Battery on a Peace Officer and Aggravated Battery on a Handicapped Person - Preliminary Hearing. Also multiple traffic charges. Preliminary hearing is waived. Arraignment is waived as well. Defendant pleads not guilty. Pre-trial scheduled for September 1 at 10 a.m., no jury trial scheduled at this time.
17CF065 - Robert L. Scott - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams - Pre-trial. Federal court hearing scheduled for today, defense asks for a continuance. Next pre-trial scheduled for August 31 at 10 a.m.
17CF091 - Michael P. Shilling - 7 counts of Possession of Child Pornography - Pre-trial. Discovery is still on-going. Still looking at an August trial date. Pre-trial scheduled for July 31st at 10 a.m.
17CM051 - Joey L. Shoraga - Domestic Battery - First Appearance with Counsel. Arraignment is waived, not guilty plea entered. Pre-trial scheduled for August 31 at 10 a.m.
14CF227 - Phillip E. Wicker II - Aggravated Battery - Petition to Revoke / First Appearance. Defense denies the allegations and requests a pre-trial. Pre-trial scheduled for August 31 at 10 a.m.
17CF137 - Mary A. Schalk - Theft Between $500 and $10,000 - First Appearance. Charges were read. Public defender was appointed. Recognizance bond of $5,000 ordered. Next court date scheduled for August 29 at 10 a.m.