Fine Print: Criminal court Sept. 16-22

New charges filed

Sept. 16

Joshua R. Morales, false informing, Class B misdemeanor

Artie Powell, driving while suspended, Class A misdemeanor

Clayton W. Rushton, operating a vehicle as an habitual traffic violator, Level 6 felony

Jason M. Jones, possession of methamphetamine, Level 6 felony; possession of paraphernalia, Class C misdemeanor

Katrisha L. Christie, escape, Level 6 felony

Samuel J. Fette, illegal consumption of an alcoholic beverage, Class C misdemeanor

Austin T. L. Wilson, possession of paraphernalia, Class C misdemeanor

Ronald L. Kortz, driving while suspended, Class A misdemeanor

Sept. 19

Victoria M. Morken, operating a vehicle while intoxicated, Class C misdemeanor; operating a vehicle with an ACE of 0.08 or more, Class C misdemeanor

Kyle E. Champion, operating a vehicle as an habitual traffic violator, Level 6 felony; unlawful possession of syringe, Level 6 felony; unlawful possession or use of a legend drug, Level 6 felony; possession of a controlled substance, Class A misdemeanor; false informing, Class B misdemeanor; possession of a device or substance used to interfere with a drug or alcohol screening test, Class B misdemeanor; possession of paraphernalia, Class C misdemeanor

Dustin Poling, domestic battery, Class A misdemeanor; interference with the reporting of a crime, Class A misdemeanor

Jaclyn M. Edgell, false informing, Class B misdemeanor

Sept. 20

Jeffrey S. Halcomb, burglary, Level 4 felony

Duran A. Morgan, invasion of privacy, Class A misdemeanor

Sept. 21

Christopher J. Pearson, operating a vehicle as an habitual traffic violator, Level 6 felony

Phillip A. Lasley, driving while suspended, Class A misdemeanor

Sept. 22

Chance A. Hayes, illegal possession of an alcoholic beverage, Class C misdemeanor

Sentences

Sept. 12

Serbjit S. Palia, dealing in marijuana, Level 6 felony; 365 days DOC/BCJ/BCCC with two days executed, remainder suspended. Credit for one actual day. Probation for 363 days with conditions to include: 40 hours public service restitution, substance abuse evaluation, 60 days electronic monitoring (to commence within one week), DNA testing; $1 fine, $384 total costs. Defendant’s smart phone ordered returned to defendant. Defendant’s conviction shall be entered as Class A misdemeanor upon successful completion of probation.

Sept. 19

Lorrie S. Francis, operating a vehicle while intoxicated — endangering a person, Class A misdemeanor; remaining counts dismissed; 365 days BCJ/BCCC with five actual days executed, remainder suspended.  Credit for two actual days. Probation for 360 days with conditions to include: 40 hours public service restitution, substance abuse evaluation (state stipulates satisfied), Victim Impact Panel. License suspension for 126 days commencing May 17; $1 fine, $384.50 total costs. Defendant to report to Brown County jail Sept. 23 at 6 p.m.

Sept. 22

Marshall R. Humes, illegal possession of an alcoholic beverage, Class C misdemeanor; two days BCJ, all executed. Credit for one actual day; $1 fine, $184 total costs.

Daniel E. Messel, murder, Level X felony; habitual offender; 60 years DOC. Sentence enhanced 20 years for habitual offender. Credit for 517 actual days; $19,316.69 restitution to Jeff Wilson; $15,135 restitution to Robin Wilson; $183 court costs. DNA testing as required. Appellate rights explained. Court appoints Kurt Young as appellate counsel. Court orders defendant be held without bond pending appeal.

Dismissed cases

Sept. 2

Andrew M. Jasper, criminal mischief, Class B misdemeanor

Sept. 8

David E. Brown, battery against a public safety official, Level 6 felony

Sept. 14

Robert J. Saunders, failure to return to lawful detention, Level 6 felony

Sept. 15

Luke M. Peduto, illegal consumption of an alcoholic beverage, Class C misdemeanor

Sept. 20

Norberto V. Nunes, reckless driving, Class C misdemeanor

Pre-trial diversion

Sept. 6

Brenton Deckard, disorderly conduct, Class B misdemeanor; public intoxication, Class B misdemeanor

Sept. 7

Jeffery Tallman, possession of marijuana, Class B misdemeanor; possession of paraphernalia, Class C misdemeanor

Sept. 12

Nicholas C. Beasley, leaving the scene of an accident, Class B misdemeanor

Sept. 19

Robert C. Nelk, leaving the scene of an accident, Class B misdemeanor