Fine Print: Criminal court Aug. 5-17

New charges filed

Aug. 5

Andrew Jonathon Robbins, strangulation, Level 6 felony; battery resulting in bodily injury, Class A misdemeanor; battery resulting in bodily injury, Class A misdemeanor; disorderly conduct, Class B misdemeanor; disorderly conduct, Class B misdemeanor

William V. Bryant, intimidation, Class A misdemeanor

Aug. 8

Jacob R. Ford, possession of marijuana, Class B misdemeanor

Aug. 9

Ryan M. Barker, driving while suspended, Class A misdemeanor

Jeffery L. Terrill, possession of a controlled substance, Class A misdemeanor; leaving the scene of an accident, Class B misdemeanor

Jacob A. Graham, criminal mischief, Class B misdemeanor

Justan D. Rowland, battery, Class B misdemeanor

Rebecca A. Patterson, domestic battery, Class A misdemeanor; disorderly conduct, Class B misdemeanor

Andrew M. Jasper, criminal mischief, Class B misdemeanor

Nicholas A. Adams, criminal mischief, Class B misdemeanor

Todd A. Reeves, criminal mischief, Class B misdemeanor

Austin A. Jorden, leaving the scene of an accident, Class B misdemeanor

Robin G. Smith, failure to remain at the scene of an accident, Class B misdemeanor

Aug. 11

James D. Warner, battery resulting in bodily injury, Class A misdemeanor; resisting law enforcement, Class A misdemeanor; disorderly conduct, Class B misdemeanor

Aug. 15

Lori A. Bland, operating a vehicle while intoxicated — endangering a person, Class A misdemeanor; operating a vehicle with an ACE of 0.08 or more, Class C misdemeanor; operating a vehicle while intoxicated, Class C misdemeanor

Michael L. Johnson, public intoxication, Class B misdemeanor

Herschel Wagers, domestic battery, Class A misdemeanor

Aug. 16

Eric A. Wilson, possession of methamphetamine, Level 6 felony; driving while suspended, Class A misdemeanor; possession of marijuana, Class B misdemeanor

Aug. 17

Gary L. Benefiel, operating a motor vehicle after forfeiture of license for life, Level 5 felony; possession of a controlled substance, Class A misdemeanor

Alicia T. Taylor, two counts possession of a controlled substance, Class A misdemeanor; driving while suspended, Class A misdemeanor

Robert K. Hessman, operating a vehicle with an ACE of 0.15 or more, Class A misdemeanor; operating a vehicle while intoxicated Class C misdemeanor

Sentences

Aug. 8

Bradley T. Summers, operating a vehicle while intoxicated — endangering a person, Class A misdemeanor; remaining counts dismissed; 365 days BCJ/BCCC with 365 days, all executed. Credit for five actual days; 360 days to be served at BCCC home detention commencing Aug. 8. Driver’s license suspended 180 days commencing Sept. 15, 2015; $1 fine, $384.50 total costs. Report to Brown County jail Sept. 2 at 4 p.m.

Adam D. Wise, operating a vehicle while intoxicated — endangering a person, Class A misdemeanor; remaining counts dismissed; 365 days BCJ/BCCC with two days executed, remainder suspended. Credit for one actual day. Term of probation: 365 days to begin date of sentencing. License suspended for 210 days commencing June 29. Suspension stayed 180 days with specialized driving privileges. Defendant shall be released from probation after 180 days and upon notice from probation of successful completion of special conditions and payment of all fines, costs and fees; $1 fine, $384.50 total costs. Defendant has successfully completed 24 hours of public service, substance abuse evaluation and Victim Impact Panel prior to hearing.

Aaron M. Fox, count two: possession of a controlled substance, Class D felony; count three: carrying a handgun without a license, Class A misdemeanor; remaining count dismissed. Count two: One year BCJ with four days executed, remainder suspended. Count three: One year BCJ with four days executed, remained suspended. Sentence is concurrent to each count. Credit for two actual days. Probation for 361 days, commencing date of sentencing with conditions to include: Substance abuse evaluation; $1 fine, $384 total costs. Defendant’s conviction shall be entered as Class A misdemeanor upon successful completion of probation. Defendant may petition for alternative misdemeanor sentencing upon successful completion of probation. Defendant shall not possess any firearms or weapons during term of probation. Court orders firearm seized from defendant forfeited to the state for disposal pursuant to Indiana law.

Aug. 10

Edward L. Taylor, driving while suspended, Class A misdemeanor; 20 days DOC/BCJ/BCCC with 20 days executed. Credit for 10 days. License suspended for 180 days commencing on date determined by BMV; $1 fine, $184.50 total costs.

Aug. 15

James M. Purdue, theft, Level 6 felony; remaining counts dismissed; 700 days BCJ/BCCC with four days executed, remainder suspended. Credit for two actual days. Probation for 696 days with conditions to include: 80 hours community service, Thinking for a Change program, 120 days of home detention, DNA testing as directed, pay $10 per week toward restitution; $1 fine, $254 total costs; $1,000 restitution to Samantha Francis, joint and several with Christine Purdue (16F60069) if convicted.

Biak Cung, operating a vehicle while intoxicated — endangering a person, Class A misdemeanor; remaining count dismissed; 365 days BCJ with two days executed, remainder suspended. Credit for one actual day. Probation for 363 days with conditions to include: 40 hours community service, substance abuse evaluation, Victim Impact Panel (if can be arranged with interpreter); 90-day license suspension commencing Aug. 15, stayed with 180-day specialized driving privileges; $1 fine, $384.50 total costs.

Aug. 16

Michale S. Thompson, Count 2: resisting law enforcement in vehicle, Class D felony; Count 3: reckless driving, Class B misdemeanor; Count 2 — 730 days DOC/BCJ/BCCC with 22 days executed, remainder suspended. Count 3 – 90 days BCJ/BCCC with 22 days executed, remainder suspended. Concurrent to each other. Credit for 11 actual days. Probation for 698 days on Count 2 and 80 days on Count 3, concurrent, with conditions to include: 40 hours community service, DNA testing as directed; $2 fine, $185.50 total costs.

Aug. 18

Steven C. Cline, invasion of privacy, Class A misdemeanor; 90 days BCJ/BCCC, all executed. Executed sentence to be served on work release. Credit for two actual days. Following sentence to run consecutive to 15CM0238, 15CM0294, 16CM0099, 16CM0105, 16CM0108, 16CM0157 and 16CM0158; $1 fine, costs assessed in 15CM0238. Heard with 15CM0238, 15CM0294, 16CM0099, 16CM0105, 16CM0108, 16CM0157 and 16CM0158.

Steven C. Cline, invasion of privacy, Class A misdemeanor; 30 days BCJ/BCCC, all executed. Executed sentence to be served on work release. Credit for one actual day. Following sentence to run consecutive with 15CM0238, 15CM0294, 16CM0099, 16CM0105, 16CM0108, 16CM0157 and 16CM0158; $1 fine, costs assessed in 15CM0238. Heard with 15CM0238, 15CM0294, 16CM0099, 16CM0105, 16CM0108, 16CM0157 and 16CM0158.

Steven C. Cline, domestic battery, Class A misdemeanor; 270 days BCJ/BCCC, all executed. Credit for 135 actual days; $1 fine, $184 total costs. Heard with 15CM0294, 16CM0099, 16CM0105, 16CM0108, 16CM0157 and 16CM0158.

Steven C. Cline, invasion of privacy, Class A misdemeanor; 60 days BCJ/BCCC, all executed. Executed sentence to be served on work release. Credit for zero actual days. Following sentence to run consecutive with 15CM0238, 15CM0294, 16CM0099, 16CM0105, 16CM0108, 16CM0157 and 16CM0158; $1 fine, costs assessed in 15CM0238. Heard with 15CM0238, 15CM0294, 16CM0099, 16CM0105, 16CM0108, 16CM0157 and 16CM0158.

Randall S. Rice, domestic battery, Class A misdemeanor; remaining count dismissed; 365 days BCJ/BCCC, all executed. Credit for six actual days. Executed sentence to be served on work release. Court orders judicial override. No contact with victim; $1 fine, $444 total costs. Defendant to report to Brown County jail Aug. 29 at 2 p.m.

Ethan T. Halcomb, theft, Class A misdemeanor; 180 days BCCC, home detention, all executed. Sentence consecutive to 15CM0204; $1 fine, costs assessed in 15CM0204 only. Restitution to Nashville Circle K in the amount of $42.22. Defendant acknowledges visiting the property of said business constitutes a violation of community corrections.

Steven C. Cline, invasion of privacy, Class A misdemeanor; 180 days BCJ/BCCC, all executed. Executed sentence to be served on work release. Credit for 36 actual days. Following sentence to run consecutive with 15CM0238, 15CM0294, 16CM0099, 16CM0105, 16CM0108, 16CM0157 and 16CM0158; $1 fine, costs assessed in 15CM0238. Heard with 15CM0238, 15CM0294, 16CM0099, 16CM0105, 16CM0108, 16CM0157 and 16CM0158.

Steven C. Cline, invasion of privacy, Class A misdemeanor; 150 days BCJ/BCCC, all executed. Executed sentence to be served on work release. Credit for zero actual days. Following sentences to run consecutive with 15CM0238, 15CM0294, 16CM0099, 16CM0105, 16CM0108, 16CM0157 and 16CM0158; $1 fine, costs assessed in 15CM0238. Heard with 15CM0238, 15CM0294, 16CM0099, 16CM0105, 16CM0108, 16CM0157 and 16CM0158.

Steven C. Cline, invasion of privacy, Class A misdemeanor; 120 days BCJ/BCCC, all executed. Executed sentence to be served on work release. Credit for zero actual days. Following sentence to run consecutive with 15CM0238, 15CM0294, 16CM0099, 16CM0105, 16CM0108, 16CM0157 and 16CM0158; $1 fine, costs assessed in 15CM0238. Heard with 15CM0238, 15CM0294, 16CM0099, 16CM0105, 16CM0108, 16CM0157 and 16CM0158.

Ethan T. Halcomb, disorderly conduct, Class B misdemeanor; 90 days BCCC, home detention, all executed. Credit for eight actual days. Home detention to commence by Sept. 14; $1 fine, $464 total costs. Restitution to Nashville Circle K in the amount of $42.22. Defendant acknowledges visiting said property constitutes a violation of Community Corrections.

Robert A. Gartner, leaving the scene of an accident with bodily injury, Class A misdemeanor; 365 days DOC/BCJ/BCCC with zero days executed. Probation for 365 days commencing date of sentencing. Restitution to be paid directly to Duke Energy under separate agreement between the defendant and Duke Energy at total of $2,900. Defendant shall be released from probation after 180 days and upon notice from probation of successful completion of special conditions of probation and payment of restitution, fine costs and fees; $1 fine, $184.50 total costs; 24 hours public service restitution, submit to substance abuse/mental health evaluation and successfully complete all recommended follow-up treatment at own expense and attend a Victim Impact Panel.

Brent M. Anderson, two counts of causing serious bodily injury when operating a vehicle while intoxicated, Level 6 felony; remaining counts dismissed; 730 days BCJ, all executed. Credit for 92 actual days. License suspension for 730 days commencing Sept. 29. Restitution ordered in favor of Terry Gray in the amount of $450,113.50; $2 fine, $585.50 total costs.

Dismissed cases

Aug. 8

Aaron M. Fox, possession of marijuana, Class A misdemeanor

Aug. 18

Ethan T. Halcomb, theft, Class A misdemeanor; criminal trespass, Class A misdemeanor

Pre-trial diversion

Aug. 5

Dominic M. Alvey, illegal consumption of an alcoholic beverage, Class C misdemeanor

Aug. 9

Jacob R. Black, leaving the scene of an accident, Class B misdemeanor