These are the results of the following court cases heard in the Christian County Court on Friday, July 28th:
17CF122 - Jaysen M. Crose - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Grams and Possession of Syringe/Needles - Preliminary Hearing. Also 15CF159 - Aggravated Battery and Unlawful Restraint - Pre-trial and a traffic charge. Defendant waives preliminary hearing in 17CF122. Defense asks to continue arraignment until next week, the state has made an offer they are considering. Arraignment scheduled for August 4 at 10 a.m.
17CF026 - Tabitha L. Kelley - Possession of Meth Less Than 5 Gram - Pre-trial. Defense counsel requests phone call records that they have still not received after requesting once before. Pre-trial continued to August 3 at 10 a.m. Defendant is excused from appearing on that date.
17CF022 - Justin L. Marlow - Domestic Battery with a Prior - Pre-trial. Also 17CM017 - Criminal Trespassing to State Land. State made an offer to defendant that he rejected. Trial set for September 11. Final pre-trial set for August 28 at 10 a.m.
17CF069 - David K. Matthews - Aggravated Meth Manufacturing Between 15 and 100 Grams and Possession of Meth Between 5 and 15 Grams - Pre-trial. Defense requests statements made by witnesses that they still have not received. Pre-trial continued to July 31 at 10 a.m.
17CF141 - Eric J. Merritt - Aggravated Battery - Appearance with Counsel. Bond reduction agreed upon. Bond is reduced to $5,000, and defendant will post that bond. Preliminary hearing scheduled for September 21 at 10 a.m.
17CF120 - Shayne E. O’Dell - Domestic Battery with a Prior - Motion to Reduce Bail. Also a traffic charge. Defendant testifies on his own behalf. Defense counsel requests recognizance bond. Recognizance bond request is granted.