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The following decisions were rendered Tuesday, April 26 in Trimble County District Court with the Hon. Brittany McKenna presiding.

CIVIL

Casandra Jackson vs. Walter Ross, continued to May 10.

FELONY

Kaiston James Huff, 2002, enhancement of first-degree possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, first offense; first-degree fleeing or evading police on foot; two counts of third-degree assault on police/probation officer; resisting arrest; giving officer false identifying information; three counts of third-degree criminal mischief; alchol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense; buy/possess drug paraphernalia; carrying a concealed deadly weapon, continued to May 10.

Michelle Littrell, 1979, first-degree fleeing or evading police, dismissed; no/expired registration plates; improper registration; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; operating a motor vehicle under the influence of a controlled substance, first offense, failure to appear to remain.

Jeffrey William Powars, 1988, flagrant non-support, amended to non-support, guilty, serve 365 days, conditionally discharged 2 years, pay child support.

Steven D. Woosley, 1978, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; first-degree possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, second offense; buy/possess drug paraphernalia; possession of marijuana, continued to May 10.

Jared Scott Kidwell, 1991, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of a substance, first offense; first-degree possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, first offense; possession of marijuana; buy/possess drug paraphernalia; failure to produce insurance card, Rocket Docket accepted.

Roger Wilson, 1993, one headlight; rear license not illuminated; operating vehicle with expired operator’s license; license to be in possession; first-degree possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, second offense; buy/possess drug paraphernalia, continued to May 10.

Roger Wilson, 1993, possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle; operating a motor vehicle under the influence of a substance, first offense; license to be in possession; traffic in marijuana, less than 8 oz, first offense; first-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified, first offense; operating a vehicle with expired operator’s license; two counts of buy/possess drug paraphernalia, continued to May 10.

MISDEMEANOR

Nathan Scott Arv in, 1980, possession of marijuana, continued to June 7.

Robert Wayne Behne, 1989, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence, minor injury, continued to May 24.

Kenneth Bess, no age given, abatement of nuisances, CHR, continued to May 25.

Christopher Wayne Bohannon, 1993, rear license not illuminated; possession of marijuana; buy/possess marijuana; buy/possess drug paraphernalia; failure to produce insurance card, bench warrant $250.

Paul Buck, 1971, four counts of second-degree cruelty to animals, continued to May 24.

Amanda Dean, 1979, abatement of nuisances, CHR, continued to May 24.

Kathy Gribbins, no age given, abatement of nuisances, health board, continued to May 24.

Douglas Ray Hayden, 1990, four counts of second-degree cruelty to animals, guilty; four counts of dogs to be license, dismissed; dogs to be vaccinated against rabies, dismissed, bench warrant $1,409.30.

Joseph Hayden, 1990, public nuisance through accumulation of rubbish, guilty, continued to May 24 for next payment.

Dalton C. Hayes, 2002, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence, minor injury, proof in file.

Travis Dale Heightchew, 1980, speeding 26 mph over/greater, amended to 25 mph over limit, guilty; careless driving, dismissed, continued to July 19.

Jason Hembree, 1984, fourth-degree assault, minor injury, amended to terroristic threatening, diversion, close case, deceased.

Brandon Melvin, 1992, violation of Kentucky emergency protective order/domestic violence order, dismissed; third-degree criminal mischief, guilty; harassment, no physical contact, dismissed; first-degree criminal trespassing, guilty, proof accepted.

Brandon Melvin, 1992, buy/possess drug paraphernalia, guilty; contempt of court, guilty; alcohol intoxication in a public place, first and second offense, dismissed, continued.

Jennifer Louise Monroe, 1984, failure to wear seat belt, guilty, pay $25 fine; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, guilty, pay $100 fine; possession of marijuana, guilty, pay $100 fine; buy/possess drug paraphernalia, dismissed.

Kenneth Moore, 1990, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence, minor injury, guilty, continued to May 10.

Tonya Moore, 1978, endangering the welfare of a minor, continued to May 24.

William Cody Nutgrass, 1992, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence, no visible injury, guilty, continued to May 24.

Mark Redman, 1975, second-degree criminal mischief, guilty, continued to June 7.

Daniel Skaggs, 1987, fourth-degree assault, minor injury, continued to May 24.

Anthony Terry, 1981, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence, minor injury, guilty, continued to May 10.

Misty Terry, 1981, possession of marijuana; buy/possess drug paraphernalia, continued to May 24.

Kathy Jane Thornton, 1965, possession of marijuana, guilty; buy/possess drug paraphernalia, guilty, continued to July 19.

TRAFFIC

Joshua Clayton Alsup, 1985, no/expired registration plates; no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, to Department of Transportation.

Salvador Arteaga Avelar, 1991, speeding 12 mph over limit, amended to 10 mph over limit; rear license not illuminated, dismissed; reckless driving, dismissed; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, dismissed; no operator’s/moped license, guilty; operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, .08 BAC, first offense, guilty; failure to or improper signal, dismissed.

James A. Barrentine II, 1989, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, .08 BAC, second offense, guilty, proof in file.

Eric Beckley, 1979, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; failure to produce insurance card, dismissed, continued to June 21.

Jose Figueroa Betanco, 1978, careless driving; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; display/possession of cancelled/fictitious operator’s license, bench warrant $250.

Betty Lynn Burgin, 1963, speeding 10 mph over limit, guilty; no/expired registration plates, dismissed; failure to produce insurance card, amended to failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, guilty, bench warrant $548.

Christopher L. Cattoni, 1994, leaving scene of accident/failure to render aid or assistance, diversion; resisting arrest, diversion; attempt of theft by unlawful taking, auto, $10,000 or more but under $1,000,000, continued to July 19.

Lee Collin, 1996, failure to wear seat belts, guilty, $25 fine, waive court costs; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, to Department of Transportation.

Haylie Corrine Davidson, 2000, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense; no/expired registration plates, to Department of Transportation.

Tiffany Davis, 1989, careless driving, dismissed; failure to wear seat belt, dismissed; no/expired registration plates, dismissed; failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, first offense, guilty, paid.

James Delair, 1967, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of a substance, first offense, continued to May 10.

Michael K. Fox, 1970, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, first offense; failure to register transfer of motor vehicle; no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, failure to appear, to Department of Transportation, bench warrant $500.

Michael Kevin Fox, 1970, rear license not illuminated; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; failure to wear seat belt, failure to appear, to Department of Transportation, bench warrant $250.

Rodney Wayne Fox, 1966, no/expired registration plates; improper display of registration plates; obstructed vision and/or windshield; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; failure to wear seat belts; failure to produce insurance card, failure to appear, to Department of Transportation, bench warrant $500.

Matthew E. Gullion, 1996, no/expired registration plates, to Department of Transportation; improper registration plate, to Department of Transportation; failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, first offense, guilty, pay $100 fine plus court costs.

Donald Hardy, 1960, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, second offense; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, continued to May 24.

Kaitlynn Lee Harmon, 1999, no/expired registration plates, to Department of Transportation; operating a vehicle with expired operator’s license, to Department of Transportation.

Alexis Hills, 2001, speeding 10 mph over limit, continued to June 21.

Justin Aaron Johnson, 1989, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, guilty, pay $100 fine plus court costs; no/expired registration plates, dismissed; failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation, dismissed.

David L. Lowe, 1994, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; excessive windshield/window tinting, continued to June 7.

Joe Lutes, 1963, no/expired registration plates, dismissed; operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, .08 BAC, first offense, amended to second offense, guilty, serve 7 days or 14 days Home Incarceration Program, 4 days credit time served, pay $918 fees and court costs; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, dismissed.

Jose Martinez, 1998, speeding, dismissed; improper registration plate, to Department of Transportation; no operator’s license, to Department of Transportation.

David McClellan, 1981, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; failure to wear seat belt; no/expired Kentucky registration receipt; failure to produce insurance card, continued to June 21.

David McClellan, 1981, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, first offense, amended to failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, second or greater offense, guilty; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, guilty, continued to June 21.

Matthew Lane McGowan, 1999, speeding 15 mph over limit; failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation, continued to May 10.

Steven Morgan, 1986, rear license not illuminated; no brake lights, passenger vehicles; failure to produce insurance card; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, continued to June 21.

Alyssa Aspen Osborne, 1996, rear license not illuminated, dismissed; failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, first offense, guilty; no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, guilty; no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, guilty; no/expired registration plates, dismissed; failure to produce insurance card, dismissed; improper display of registration plates, dismissed; improper registration plate, dismissed, paid.

Mason Ryan Powell, 2003, speeding 26 mph over/greater, amended to 25 mph over, diversion; careless driving, diversion, continued to Dec. 20.

Michelle Lynn Roberts, 1976, speeding 13 mph over limit, amended to speeding 10 mph over limit, guilty; operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, .08 BAC, first offense, guilty; failure to produce insurance card, dismissed, continued to July 19.

Jimmy Edward Robinson, 1964, speeding; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, continued to June 21.

Walter Wendall Ross, 1972, no/expired registration plates; failure of nonowner operator to maintain required insurance, second or greater offense; no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, bench warrant $500.

David Lee Seaton, 1964, speeding 11 mph over limit; communication device violations, first offense; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, bench warrant $200.

Nieheem N. Shy, 1986, speeding 26 mph over/greater, amended to speeding 15 mph over limit, guilty; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, dismissed; improper passing, dismissed; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, guilty; failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation, dismissed; reckless driving, dismissed, bench warrant $553.

Andrew David Smith, 1999, speeding 10 mph over limit; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, continued to July 5.

Kyle E. Steele, 1994, no/expired registration plates, dismissed; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, guilty, paid.

Haley M. Tapp, 1992, failure to wear seat belts, guilty, pay $25 fine; improper display of registration plates, to Department of Transportation; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, to Department of Transportation.

Robert Turner, 1982, careless driving, dismissed; operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, guilty; driving DUI suspended license, first offense, aggravator, dismissed, bench warrant $948.

Shelby Elaine Turocy, 1996, speeding 16 mph over limit, amended to speeding 10 mph over, limited access, guilty; failure to use child restraint device in vehicle, guilty; failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, first offense, guilty; no/expired registration plates, dismissed, continued to June 21.

Audra Ann Vincent, 1974, no/expired registration plates, dismissed; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, guilty, pay $100 fine plus court costs; operating vehicle with expired operator’s license, dismissed.

Jay Allen Walker, 1962, no/expired registration plates, to Department of Transportation; failure to produce insurance card, to Department of Transportation.

Jeffery Warren, 1972, failure to wear seat belt, dismissed; no/expired registration plates; failure to produce insurance card, amended to failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense, guilty; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, guilty; obstructed vision and/or windshield, dismissed, set aside.

David Israel Watts, 1973, reckless driving;, dismissed; no operator’s/moped license, guilty, serve 7 days, conditionally discharged two years; operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, .08 BAC, first offense, guilty, pay minimum fines and court costs; possess open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, dismissed.

Billie Wolf, 1978, no/expired registration plates; failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, first offense; operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license; improper/no windshield; failure to register transfer of motor vehicle, continued to May 10.

Steven D. Woosley, 1978, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of a substance, first offense, continued to May 10.