For the Record Archives for 2017-09

Christian County Marriage Licenses - 9/10 - 9/23

The following marriages and civil union applications were filed in the Christian County Courthouse and reported to Regional Radio News.

 

9-13

Groom: Dakota J. King

Bride: Staci L. Scott

 

9-13

Groom: Johnny M. Scott

Bride: Emily J. Gillis

 

9-14

Groom: Levi L. West

Bride: Holly L. Pruett

 

9-20

Groom: Matthew T. Austin

Bride: Ashley M. Walker

 

9-21

Groom: Cody R. Miller

Bride: Jamie L. Weller

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Christian County Divorces Filed 9/17 - 9/23

The following divorce was reported to Regional Radio News by the Christian County Circuit Clerk's Office.

 

9/19 - Aaron White and Carrie White

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Christian County Court Cases 9/25/17

These are the results of the following court cases heard in the Christian County Court on Monday, September 25th:

 

13CF130 - Jeremy C. Christian - 6 Counts of Possession of Meth Precursor Without a Prescription - Petition to Revoke / Pre-trial. Defendant has done well in treatment. Both sides ask for a court review. 402 conference scheduled for 8:30 a.m. on October 26, with pre-trial at 10 a.m. that morning.

 

16CF128 - Devon J. Newman - Possession of Cannabis Between 30 and 500 Grams, Fleeing / Attempting to Elude an Officer, and Resisting a Peace Officer - Pre-trial. Also multiple traffic charges. Defense counsel is withdrawing from the case, defendant is in process of hiring new attorney. Next court date scheduled for October 26 at 10 a.m.

 

16CF173 - Kandi R. Jacobs - Possession of a Stolen Title / Certificate / Plate - Pre-trial. Also 16CM009 - Retail Theft Less Than $300 and a traffic charge. Both sides are continuing negotiations. Pre-trial continued until October 26 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF066 - Mary Ann Scott - Meth Delivery Between 100 and 400 Grams - Pre-trial. Defendant requests trial continuance to seek private counsel. Motion is denied. Final pre-trial October 3 at 10 a.m. Judge orders defendant be remanded to Christian County jail.

 

17CF140 - Rodney D. Sizemore - Criminal Damage to Government Property Less Than $500 and Violating an Order of Protection - Pre-trial. Also 17CF128 - Receiving Possession of a Stolen Vehicle and multiple traffic charges. State has made an offer, defendant is looking to get a drug court referral. Pre-trial continued until October 2 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF133 - Nicholas T. Abbott - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams - Pre-trial. State gives an offer to defendant. Motion to continue jury trial is made. Motion is granted to continue jury trial until November, and final pre-trial scheduled for October 23 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF201 - Brandy L. Miles - Burglary - Motion to Reduce Bail. Defendant testifies on her own behalf. Defense counsel asks for recognizance bond or furlough to get treatment for cocaine addiction. Motion to get a furlough to get into treatment is granted. She will be taken to rehab once a bed is available.

 

17CF203 - Scott H. Patnode - Suspicion of DUI - Motion to Reduce Bail. Motion is withdrawn. Preliminary hearing scheduled for October 24 at 10 a.m.

 

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Christian County Court Cases 9/22/17

These are the results of the following court cases heard in the Christian County Court on Friday, September 22nd:

 

13CF208 - Tanya K. Mansfield - Manufacturing/Delivery of Cannabis Between 10 and 30 Grams and Narcotics Possession - Petition to Revoke / Pre-trial. Defendant accepts plea offered by state. She will serve three years in prison and two years of supervised release.

 

15CF102 - Kane E. Passini - Criminal Damage to Property Between $300 and $10,000, Domestic Battery, and Criminal Damage to Property Less Than $300 - Petition to Revoke / First Appearance. Probation extended to pay off money owed to court, and new payment order is set. Next court date scheduled for January 17 at 9 a.m.

 

15CF136 - Howard C. Buoy - Criminal Damage to Property Between $300 and $10,000. Petition to Revoke / Pre-trial. Also a traffic charge. Waiting on outcome in a Shelby County pending case. Next court date scheduled for October 16 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF090 - Brett L. Peters - Burglary - Pre-trial. State has made an offer to defendant. Pre-trial continued until October 31 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF114 - Mackenzie J. Brion - Possession of a Controlled Substance and Ingesting Toluol / Acetone, etc. - Preliminary Hearing. Preliminary hearing is waived. Formal arraignment is waived, defense enters plea of not guilty, requests pre-trial only. Next pre-trial scheduled for November 3 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF121 - Alissa F. Long - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams, Possession of Syringe, Needles, etc., and Obstructing Justice / Destroying Evidence - Bond Forfeiture. Defendant is present. Warrant is quashed. Bond forfeiture continued until October 17 at 10 a.m.

 

17CM124 - Christopher J. Johnson - Resisting a Peace Officer - First Appearance. Defendant will have a hearing in another case on October 3 at 9 a.m. This matter continued until that date.

 

17CM125 - Aaron C. Davis - Violating a Protection Order - First Appearance. Charge read to defendant. Public Defender appointed. First appearance with counsel scheduled for October 31 at 10 a.m.

 

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Christian County Court Cases 9/21/17

These are the results of the following court cases heard in the Christian County Court on Thursday, September 21st:

 

13CF208 - Tanya K. Mansfield - Manufacturing/Delivery of Cannabis Between 10 and 30 Grams and Narcotics Possession - Petition to Revoke / Pre-trial. State has made an offer. Offer will be good until next court appearance September 22 at 10 a.m.

 

16CF067 - Emily R. Redfern - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams - Petition to Revoke / Pre-trial. Two sides are looking to discuss a resolution to the petition. Next court date scheduled for October 30 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF139 - Amanda G. Mollet - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams - Pre-trial. Also 17CF125 - Meth Delivery Less Than 5 Grams. Pre-trial continued until November 16 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF182 - Melinda D. Kraut - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams and DUI - Preliminary Hearing. Preliminary hearing is waived, waived formal arraignment and entered plea of not guilty. Jury trial set for January 29, 2018 and pre-trial set for January 23 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF190 - Markes N. Rodgers - Attempted Murder - Motion to Reduce Bail. Defendant testifies on his own behalf. Bond reduction is denied. Preliminary hearing already scheduled for October 3 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF194 - Larry L. Scott - Attempted Murder - Motion to Reduce Bail and Status Hearing. Defense counsel advised defendant of potential conflict last night. Defendant wants to keep him on case and would waive conflict of interest. But whether the conflict can be waived or not is not known yet. Status hearing set for September 29 at 10 a.m., preliminary hearing remains scheduled for October 3 at 10 a.m.

 

2017CF136 - Jesse W. Demascal - Criminal Damage to Property Between $500 and $10,000 and Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon - First appearance. Also 17CM073 - Criminal Damage to Property Less Than $300. Charges were read. Next court date scheduled for October 31 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF203 - Scott Patnode - DUI - First Appearance. Charge was read to defendant. Preliminary hearing set for October 24 at 10 a.m.

 

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Christian County Court Cases 9/18/17

These are the results of the following court cases heard in the Christian County Court on Monday, September 18th:

 

17CF194 - Larry L. Scott - Attempted Murder - First Appearance with Counsel. Preliminary hearing scheduled for October 3. PD Grigsby may have a conflict as he is representing a witness on another felony matter. Status on that set for September 21 at 10 a.m. Bond motion will also be heard on September 21.

 

16CF226 - Pamela Rozplochowski - Possession of a Stolen Vehicle - Appearance with Counsel. Also 16CF104 - Theft Under $500 With a Prior and 16CF021 - Retail Theft Less Than $300. She will be furloughed to mental health treatment center, and will be ordered to wear a GPS device. Next appearance scheduled for November 2 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF112 - David W. Moore, Jr. - Aggravated Battery of a Peace Officer and Aggravated Battery of a Pregnant/Handicapped Person. Also multiple traffic charges. Pre-trial. Negotiated open plea is reached. He will plead guilty to both counts. Factual basis is given. The case will be referred to problem solving court.

 

27CF152 - Nathaniel Z. Bain - 2 Counts of Narcotics Possession - Pre-trial. Defense will not be ready for trial in November, looking for additional discovery. Jury trial now set for December, next pre-trial set for September 29 at 10 a.m.

 

16CF182 - Michael D. White - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams. Pre-trial. Also 16CF121 - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams and 2 counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance. Next court date set for September 28 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF134 - Sarah M. Hopping - Aggravated Identity Theft Person Over Age 60 - Appearance with Counsel. Preliminary hearing is waived. Arraignment is waived, pre-trial only set for October 17 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF169 - Joseph K Ruyle - Criminal Trespassing to Residence with Person Present and Battery - Appearance with counsel. Next appearance set for October 12 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF135 - Travis J. Hopping - Aggravated Identity Theft Person Over Age 60 - Preliminary hearing. PD Grigsby recuses himself from case, Marissa Sans is appointed to represent defendant. State has made an offer that is acceptable to defendant. First Appearance with Counsel set for October 17 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF183 - Pamela K. Benedict - Aggravated Battery of a Peace Officer - First Appearance with Counsel. Preliminary hearing scheduled for October 3 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF102 - Brenton A. Evans - Criminal Damage to Property Between $300 and $10,000 - Preliminary Hearing. Charge has been amended to include correct car owner’s information. Preliminary hearing is waived. Arraignment is waived. Defendant pleads not guilty and requests jury trial. Jury trial scheduled for December, pre-trial scheduled for November 20 at 10 a.m.

 

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Christian County Court Cases 9/15/17

These are the results of the following court cases heard in the Christian County Court on Friday, September 15th:

 

17CF098 - Paul E. Allen - Criminal Damage to Property Between $300 and $10,000 and Domestic Battery - Petition to Revoke / Pre-trial. Also 17CM105 - Battery - Pre-trial. State has made an offer this morning, defense counsel has not communicated offer to defendant. Pre-trial  and Petition to Revoke Hearing scheduled for October 17 at 2 p.m.

 

17CF183 - Pamela K. Benedict - Aggravated Battery of a Peace Officer - Status hearing. Also 17CM113 - Disorderly Conduct and Resisting a Peace Officer and 15CM235 - Disorderly Conduct. She has not been able to hire an attorney. Public defender is appointed. First appearance with counsel is set for September 18 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF131 - Cory L. Blake - Criminal Damage to Property Between $500 and $10,000 - First Appearance with Counsel. Also 14CM203 - Consumption of Liquor as a Minor. Next court date scheduled for October 20 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF010 - Robert D. Burke - 4 Counts of Burglary - Status Hearing. An open plea is reached. He will plead guilty to all four counts. The case will be deferred to problem-solving court, and he will pay restitution to be agreed upon at a later date. Factual basis was given.

 

17CF056 - Erica K. Cunitz - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams - Petition to Revoke / First Appearance. Next court date scheduled for November 16 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF051 - Charles T. Lee - Meth Delivery Between 15 and 100 Grams and Aggravated Meth Delivery Between 15 and 100 Grams - Pre-trial. Negotiated Plea is reached. He will be sentenced to 18 years in prison with 3 years of parole. No more charges will be filed as part of the plea. Factual basis was given.

 

17CF190 - Markes N. Rodgers - Attempted Murder - Motion to Reduce Bail. Defense counsel asks for probation to conduct risk assessment of defendant. Bond reduction motion continued until September 21 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF184 - Michael P. Shilling - Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault - Motion to Reduce Bail. Motion to be continued generally until after preliminary hearing scheduled for October 2 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF126 - Jenna L. Sparling - Criminal Damage to Property Between $300 and $10,000 - Preliminary Hearing. Hearing is continued until September 29 at 10 a.m.

 

13CF198 - Lacey L. Sparling - Narcotics Possession, Manufacturing / Delivery of Cannabis Between 30 and 500 Grams, and Manufacturing / Delivery of Cannabis Between 10 and 30 Grams - Status Hearing. She has went through detox and in-patient rehab. She will be referred to problem solving court. Next court date set for October 17 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF189 - Curtis L. Worker - Aggravated Battery with a Victim Over Age 60 - Motion to Reduce Bail. Bond motion continued until September 29 at 10 a.m.

 

16CF065 - Matthew D. Swisher - Aggravated DUI Resulting in a Death - Negotiated Plea. Defendant will serve five years in prison and 2 years parole. Victim's mother and sister read statements before the court, along with defendant who apologized to the family.

 

17CF194 - Larry L. Scott - Attempted Murder -  First appearance. Charge was read, probable cause was given. New amended charge will be filed after this appearance. Bond set at $1,000,000. Public defender appointed. Next court date scheduled for September 18 at 10 a.m.

 

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Christian County Court Cases 9/14/17

These are the results of the following court cases heard in the Christian County Court on Thursday, September 14th:

 

17CF180 - Curtis M. Fisher - Criminal Damage to Property Between $300 and $10,000 and Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon - First Appearance. Charges were read to defendant. Public defender appointed. First appearance with counsel set for October 17 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF094 - Mitchell D. Manion - Domestic Battery with a Prior - Pre-trial. Victim has signed a waiver of non-prosecution. State says they will drop charge against defendant.

 

17CF139 - Amanda G. Mollet - Meth Possession Less Than 5 Grams - Motion to Reduce Bail. Also 17CF125 - Meth Delivery Less Than 5 Grams. Defendant testifies on her own behalf. Bond motion granted. Probation will directed to find a bed for the defendant and she will be furloughed to treatment once a bed is found at a drug rehab facility. Pre-trial scheduled for September 21 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF190 - Markes N. Rodgers - Attempted Murder - First Appearance with Counsel. Preliminary hearing scheduled for October 3 at 10 a.m. Bond reduction hearing scheduled for September 15 at 10 a.m.

 

15CF123 - Gary M. Thompson Jr. - Criminal Damage to Property Between $300 and $10,000 and Criminal Damage to Property Less Than $300 - Petition to Revoke / First Appearance. He has another case pending in Shelby County and defense counsel asks for time for that to be resolved. Case reset to October 19 at 10 a.m.

 

14CF227 - Phillip E. Wicker II - Aggravated Battery - Petition to Revoke / Pre-trial. Pre-trial continued to October 19 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF189 - Curtis L. Worker - Aggravated Battery (Victim over 60) - First Appearance with Counsel. Also 17CF088 - Reckless Driving / Suspicion of DUI - Status Hearing and 16CF056 - Criminal Damage to Government Property Less Than $500 - Petition to Revoke / Pre-trial. Preliminary hearing for 17CF189 scheduled for September 29 at 10 a.m. Motion to reduce bond set for September 15 at 10 a.m. State has made an offer to encompass all matters.

 

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Christian County Court Cases 9/12/17

These are the results of the following court cases heard in the Christian County Court on Tuesday, September 12th:

 

16CF222 - George T. Bailey - Theft Between $500 and $10,000 and Theft Less Than $500 - Petition to Revoke / First Appearance. Not present. Warrant issued, $20,000 bond set.

 

17CM119 - Micah D. Beck - Battery - First Appearance. Charge was read. Public defender appointed. First appearance with counsel is set for October 12 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF183 - Pamela K. Benedict - Aggravated Battery of a Peace Officer - First Appearance. 17CM113 - Disorderly Conduct and Resisting a Peace Officer. Charges were read. Defendant seeks time to look for an attorney. Status set for September 15 at 10 a.m.

 

17CM085 - Gregory W. Donaldson - 2 Counts of Resisting a Peace Officer - First Appearance with Counsel. Waive arraignment, jury trial requested. Only pre-trial requested for October 26. Pre-trial scheduled for October 26 at 10 a.m.

 

15CF164 - Dean A. Ellis - Residential Burglary and Burglary. Not present. Warrant issued, $5,000 bond set.

 

17CF064 - Chism L. Haworth - Meth Delivery Less Than 5 Grams and Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams - Petition to Revoke / First Appearance. Petition was read. Defendant will seek attorney. Next court date set for October 12 at 10 a.m.

 

17CM145 - Ricci S. Johnson II - Criminal Damage to Property Less Than $500 and Criminal Trespassing to Land - First Appearance. Charges were read. Defendant would like time to hire counsel. First appearance with counsel set for October 12 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF158 - David A. Malone - Threatening a Public Official - First Appearance. Charge was read. Defendant asks for time to get attorney. First apperance with counsel scheduled for October 12 at 10 a.m.

 

17CM116 - Amy Merrifield - Criminal Damage to Property - First Appearance. Charge was read. She seeks time to talk with state. Next court date set for October 12 at 10 a.m.

 

16CF236 - Danny L. Rose - Possession of Stolen Firearm, Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams, Harassing Animals with Vehicle, Taking Birds/Mammals Along Highway, Unlawful Transportation of a Weapon, and Unlawful Possession of Wildlife Parts - Pre-trial. Defense counsel is still trying to finalize some details of the plea agreement. Next pre-trial and possible plea scheduled for September 19 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF174 - Kyla M. Ruyle - Criminal Trespassing to Land with a Person Present and Assault - First Appearance. Charges were read to defendant. Next court date scheduled for October 12 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF175 - Levi J. Ruyle - Criminal Trespassing to Land with a Person Present - First Appearance. Charge was read. First appearance with counsel set for October 13 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF159 - William E. Simmons - Theft Less Than $500 with a Prior. First Appearance. Not present. Warrant issued, $5,000 bond set.

 

16CF044 - Brett M. Sklenka - 2 Counts of Manufacturing/Delivery of Cocaine Between 1 and 15 Grams. Pre-trial. Defense requests jury trial to be vacated and pre-trial to be continued. Next pre-trial and possible plea scheduled for October 26 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF160 - Ralph J. Smith - Home Repair Fraud Contract over $1,000 - First Appearance. Not present. Warrant issued, $10,000 bond set.

 

17CF170 - Brent M. Walch - Possession of a Controlled Substance - First Appearance. Charge was read to defendant. Public defender appointed. First appearance with counsel set for October 13 at 10 a.m.

 

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Christian County Marriage Licenses 8/20 - 9/9

The following marriages and civil union applications were filed in the Christian County Courthouse and reported to Regional Radio News.

 

8-21

Groom: Clyde T. Breidenbaugh

Bride: Carol J. Grim

 

8-22

Groom: Nathan L. Schneider

Bride: Kayla M. Lucas

 

8-25

Groom: Rex W. Wheeler

Bride: Cassy M. Burrus

 

8-29

Groom: Jerry W. Riggs

Bride: Bonnie L. Durbin

 

9-1

Groom: Wesley K. Matthews

Bride: Jennafer L. Kirkendoll

 

9-1

Groom: Garrett C. Simpson

Bride: Amanda K. Jordan

 

9-1

Groom: Kasey L. Ewing

Bride: Lauren L. Rochkes

 

9-7

Groom: Zachary R. Bailey

Bride: Heaven M. Stone

 

9-7

Groom: Craig E. Reed

Bride: Sonja K. Gibbons

 

9-8

Groom: Andrew J. Brummett

Bride: Kelsey C. Sheedy

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Christian County Court Cases 9/11/17

These are the results of the following court cases heard in the Christian County Court on Monday, September 11th:

 

17CF183 - Pamela K. Benedict - Aggravated Battery of a Peace Officer - First Appearance. Also 17CM113 - Disorderly Conduct and Resisting a Peace Officer. Not present. Warrant requested. Probable cause given on the felony charge. Bond set at $10,000 on both cases.

 

17CF143 - Brian J. Boone - Bad Checks Charge - First Appearance. Charge was read to defendant. Defendant asks to speak with state. Next appearance scheduled for October 17 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF145 - Dustin A. Castle - Bad Checks Charge - First Appearance. Charge was read to defendant. Public defender is appointed. Next court date scheduled for October 20 at 10 a.m.

 

16CF004 - Fred L. Delahunt - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams - Petition to Revoke / First Appearance. Violation of probation was read to defendant. Defendant will hire his own counsel. First appearance with counsel set for October 20 at 10 a.m.

 

17CM144 - Ricky L. Fancher, Jr. - Battery - First Appearance. Charge was read to defendant. Public defender appointed. Next court date scheduled for October 20 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF166 - Audrie L. Leach - Theft Between $10,000 and $100,000 - First Appearance. Charge was read to defendant. Public defender appointed, next court appearance scheduled for October 20 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF146 - Tyrone A. Powyszynski - Criminal Damage to Government Property Less Than $500 - First Appearance. Charge was read to defendant. Defendant would like to hire his own attorney. Next court date is scheduled for October 20 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF190 - Markes N. Rodgers - Attempted Murder - First Appearance. Charge was read to defendant. Probable cause given. Bond requested at $500,000. Defendant spoke on his own behalf for bond. Probable cause is found, and bond is set at $500,000. Public defender is appointed. First appearance with counsel scheduled for September 14 at 10 a.m.

 

17CM101 - Roy H. Timmes - Theft Less Than $500 and Aggravated Assault and Use of a Deadly Weapon - First Appearance. Charges were read to defendant. Public defender was appointed. Next appearance scheduled for October 20 at 10 a.m.

 

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Christian County Court Cases 9/8/17

These are the results of the following court cases heard in the Christian County Court on Friday, September 8th:

 

17CF010 - Robert D. Burke - 4 Counts of Burglary - Status Hearing. Defense counsel is looking to get defendant into treatment and problem solving court. Pre-trial continued to September 15 at 10 a.m. to get all paperwork worked out.

 

17CM118 - Craig B. Dorsey - Criminal Trespassing to Residence and Criminal Damage to Property Less Than $500. First Appearance. Charges read to defendant. Public defender appointed. Next court date scheduled for October 4 at 9 a.m.

 

17CF051 - Charles T. Lee - Meth Delivery Between 15 and 100 Grams and Aggravated Meth Delivery Between 15 and 100 Grams - Pre-trial. State made an offer to defendant yesterday. Pre-trial continued until September 15 at 10 a.m., state’s offer is good until that date.

 

17CF112 - David W. Moore, Jr. - Aggravated Battery of a Peace Officer and Aggravated Battery of a Pregnant / Handicapped Person - Pre-trial. Also multiple traffic charges. Defense has applied for problem-solving court. Jury trial is waived, defendant will plead guilty openly. He will plead guilty to both counts. Case will be pushed back to September 15 at 10 a.m. to get paperwork ready.

 

16CF205 - Ty E. Nation - Carrying / Possessing a Firearm in a Bar - Plea. He will plead guilty to the count, will face 2 years probation and 6 days in jail.

 

16CF092 - Danielle E. Patnode - Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of a Needle, Syringe, etc. - Petition to Revoke / Pre-trial. Also 16CM083 - Retail Theft Less Than $300. A bed is available for defendant for treatment as of September 13 at 1 p.m. Defendant will receive a furlough order to go to treatment. Next pre-trial will be October 16 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF184 - Michael P. Shilling - Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault - First Appearance. Also 17CF091 - 7 Counts of Child Pornography Possession - Pre-trial. New charge presented and read to the defendant. Public defender appointed. Jury trial in other case will be continued. Preliminary hearing in 17CF184 to be held on October 2 at 10 a.m., pre-trial in 17CF091 will be continued to that date.

 

17CM074 - Randy L. Sparling - Criminal Damage to Property Less Than $500 - Negotiated Plea. He will plead guilty to the count, he will serve 6 months in jail and pay restitution.

 

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Christian County Court Cases 9/7/17

These are the results of the following court cases heard in the Christian County Court on Thursday, September 7th:

 

17CF068 - Samantha J. Abbott - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams - Pre-trial. Pre-trial continued until October 24 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF116 - Angela K. Bork - Criminal Trespassing to Residence with Person Present and Criminal Damage to Property Between $300 and $10,000 - Preliminary hearing. Not present. Warrant issued over objection of PD Grigsbey.

 

17CF123 - Dylan L. Carroll - Aggravated Battery - Motion to Reduce Bail. Also 16CF091 - Threatening a Public Official and Resisting a Peace Officer - Pre-trial, 16CF204 - Criminal Damage to Government Property Less Than $500 - Pre-trial, and two traffic charges. Defendant sworn to testify on his own behalf. Bond motion denied. Defense would like 30 days to receive new offer that includes newest charge. Next pre-trial scheduled for October 19 at 10 a.m.

 

17CM099 - Phillip J. Carter - Disorderly Conduct - First Appearance with Counsel. Formal arraignment is waived, not guilty plea entered. Jury trial scheduled for December, pre-trial scheduled for November 20 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF106 - Holly M. Hapner - Theft Between $500 and $10,000 and Possession of a Controlled Substance - Pre-trial. State has proposed an offer, and defense has proposed a counter offer. Next pre-trial scheduled for October 19 at 10 a.m.

 

17CM083 - Walter D. Harker - Criminal Damage to Property Less Than $300 - Pre-trial. State looking for more time to hear from victim about restitution. Pre-trial scheduled for October 20 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF156 - Joseph A. Leckner - Residential Arson - Pre-trial. Also 17CF129 - Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Penal Institution, 17CF099 - Aggravated Battery of a Peace Officer and Resisting a Peace Officer, 17CF054 - Failing to Register as a Violent Offender, and multiple traffic charges. Jury trial set for November, state will proceed on Residential Arson charge for that trial. Final pre-trial scheduled for October 26 at 10 a.m.

 

17CM081 - James T. Melvin - Possession of Cannabis Between 30 and 100 Grams - First Appearance with Counsel. Formal arraignment waived, not guilty plea entered. Next court appearance scheduled for September 21 at 1:15.

 

17CM123 - James B. Middleton - Battery and Assault - First Appearance. Also a traffic charge. Charges were read to defendant. Defendant will look to speak with state. Next court appearance scheduled for October 12 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF173 - Scott H. Patnode - Manufacturing/Delivery of a Controlled Substance Between 50 and 200 Grams - First Appearance. Also 17CF151 - Possession of a Meth Precursor Without a Prescription - Preliminary hearing. Charge in 17CF173 was read. Preliminary hearing in 17CF151 is waived. Formal arraignment is waived. Not guilty plea entered and requested trial by jury. Jury trial scheduled for January, pre-trial scheduled for January 23 at 10 a.m. Preliminary hearing in 17CF173 scheduled for October 24 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF043 - Jerry L. Shaff - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams and Criminal Damage to Property Between $300 and $10,000 - Pre-trial. Negotiated plea is reached. He will plead guilty to charge one and be sentenced to two years probation. If he completes probation, no conviction will be entered.  Criminal Damage to Property Charge will be dismissed.

 

17CF147 - Jesse Shellenbarger - Narcotics Possession - Preliminary hearing. Also 17CM082 - Contributing to Criminal Deliquency of a Minor - First Appearance with Counsel. Preliminary hearing is waived. Formal arraignment is waived. Defense pleads not guilty and asks for pre-trial only. State has made an offer. Pre-trial scheduled for September 21 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF091 - Michael P. Shilling - 7 Counts of Possession of Child Pornography - Pre-trial. New case and charge will be filed by state. Next pre-trial and first appearance on new charge will be set for September 8 at 10 a.m.

 

16CF182 - Michael D. White - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams - Hearing. Next court appearance scheduled for September 18 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF097 - Julie E. Woods - Theft of Motor Fuel Less Than $150 - Status Hearing. Defendant needs more time to speak with state. Next appearance scheduled for October 20 at 10 a.m.

 

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Christian County Court Cases 9/5/17

These are the results of the following court cases heard in the Christian County Court on Tuesday, September 5th:

 

17CF098 - Paul E. Allen - Criminal Damage to Property Between $500 and $10,000 and Domestic Battery - Petition to Revoke / Pre-trial. Also 17CM105 - Battery. Defense denies allegations for Petition to Revoke. Next pre-trial scheduled for September 15 at 10 a.m.

 

17CM115 - Kaley J. Armstrong - Retail Theft Less Than $300 - First Appearance. She does not appear. Warrant issued.

 

17CF153 - Josh E. Bain - 4 Counts of Narcotics Possession - Preliminary Hearing. Also 15CF226 - Threatening a Public Official - Petition to Revoke / Pre-trial. Defense waives preliminary hearing in 17CF153. Formal arraignment is waived, defense pleads not guilty and requests trial by jury. Jury trial set for November. State has made an offer to defendant. Pre-trial scheduled for October 2 at 10 a.m., offer will expire on that date.

 

17CM112 - Dustin J. Benedict - Disorderly Conduct and Resisting a Peace Officer - First Appearance. Charges were read. Public defender is appointed. Next court date scheduled for October 20 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF111 - Justin M. Bright - Domestic Battery with a Prior and Aggravated Battery in a Public Place - Pre-trial. Also, 17CF109 - Criminal Trespassing to Residence with Person Present and 2 Counts of Battery, 17CF008 - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams - Petition to Revoke / Pre-trial, and multiple traffic charges. Jury trial continued. Pre-trial only scheduled for October 16 at 10 a.m.

 

16CF229 - Brian Ferguson -  Home Invasion with a Dangerous Weapon and Residential Arson - Motion to Reconsider. Filed a motion to reduce his sentence. Hearing scheduled for October 2 at 11 a.m.

 

17CF165 - Joseph L. Ishmael - Residential Burglary and Theft Between $10,000 and $100,000 - Preliminary Hearing. Also 17CF142 - Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery with a Prior, and Criminal Trespassing to Resident with a Person Present. Defense waives preliminary hearing in both cases. Formal arraignment is waived, defense pleads not guilty. Jury trial set for November, pre-trial set for October 23 at 10 a.m.

 

13CF178 - Adam J. Kee - Theft Between $500 and $10,000 - Petition to Revoke / Pre-trial. Next court date scheduled for November 16 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF148 - Rebecca E. Miller - 2 Counts of Narcotics Possession - Preliminary Hearing. Defense waives preliminary hearing and bond agreement has been reached. Trial by jury scheduled for December, pre-trial scheduled for November 20 at 10 a.m. Both sides have agreed to $10,000 bond.

 

16CF092 - Danielle E. Patnode - Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of a Syringe / Needle / etc. - Petition to Revoke / Pre-trial. Also 16CM083 - Retail Theft Less Than $300. Defendant looking to get into treatment. Next court date scheduled for September 8 at 10 a.m.

 

17CM059 - Jeremy E. Reiss - Retail Theft Less Than $300 - Appearance with Counsel. Formal arraignment is waived. Pre-trial scheduled for October 5 at 10 a.m.

 

17CF050 - Destiny R. Rickman - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams - Pre-trial. Also 16CF224 - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams and 16CL004 - Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Defendant has found a spot in a drug treatment center. Pre-trial scheduled for November 9 at 10 a.m.

 

17CM117 - Shaylynn P. Rockford - Domestic Battery - First Appearance. Charge was read. Public defender appointed. Next court date scheduled for October 5 at 10 a.m.

 

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Christian County Divorces Filed 8/28 - 9/1

The following divorce was reported to Regional Radio News by the Christian County Circuit Clerk's Office.

 

8/28 - Cecil K. Carter, Jr. and Sandra L. Carter

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