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District court proceedings

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By The Staff

Judge Linda Armstrong heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings March 8.

Cynthorra C. Smith, arraignment, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- dismissed.

Thomas L. Smith II, arraignment, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license -- pleaded not guilty, pretrial conference March 25.

Gary D. Stanley, arraignment, operating a vehicle with an expired operator’s license -- failed to appear.

Satasha N. Washington, motion to revoke probation, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- remanded.

Robert D. Woods, disposition, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- dismissed.

Trevor D. Yeager, arraignment, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- pleaded guilty, $643 ($400 conditionally discharged for 12 months, insurance monitoring), installment/deferred payment April 5.

John P. Rodriguez-Laws, arraignment, license to be in possession -- dismissed.

Dawn M. Garcia, show cause, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- show cause.

Michael S. Hedrick, show cause, operating a motor vehicle under the influence (BAC .087) -- paid.

Donna S. McKenzie, show cause, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- paid.

Lisa H. Phillips, show cause, license to be in possession, operating a motor vehicle under the influence -- paid.

Eric L. Wilson, show cause, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance -- failed to appear.

Jeffrey D. Wolverton, show cause, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license -- paid.

Jeremy S. Stanley, disposition, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- remanded.

Judge Matthew Eckert heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings March 11.

Earl Adams, arraignment, operating a motor vehicle under the influence -- dismissed without prejudice.

Ricky Baker, arraignment, first-degree criminal mischief -- pleaded not guilty, continued to May 6.

Joseph W. Brown, arraignment, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license -- pleaded guilty, paid; failure to surrender a revoked operator’s license -- pleaded guilty, paid.

Derek Z. Carter, change of plea, operating a motor vehicle under the influence (BAC .067) -- amended to alcohol intoxication, pleaded guilty, show cause July 1.

Mary L. Cole, diversion completion, two counts of endangering the welfare of a minor -- dismissed.

Derek Cooper, arraignment, first-degree criminal mischief -- pleaded not guilty, pretrial conference March 25.

Jon A. Cornish, motion to revoke probation, possession of marijuana, use/possession of drug paraphernalia -- continued to March 25.

Benjamin Cox, sentencing, theft by deception (less than $300) -- continued to March 25.

Benjamin T. Cox, disposition, theft by deception (less than $500) -- continued to March 25.

Timothy D. Dezarn, motion to revoke probation, fourth-degree assault (no visible injury), unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, third-degree unlawful transaction with a minor -- continued to April 8.

Patricia Estes, motion to revoke probation, third-degree terroristic threatening -- to serve 165 days, work release approved.

James R. Florence, disposition, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- continued to March 22.

Dennis D. Grizzle Jr., diversion, operating a motor vehicle under the influence (BAC .079) -- continued to March 25.

Harris M. Gurley, show cause, operating a motor vehicle under the influence (BAC .112) -- remanded.

Chasity Lynn Hamilton, show cause, seven counts of theft by deception (less than $300) -- bench warrant.

Wm David Johnson, arraignment, three counts of theft by deception (less than $500) -- pleaded not guilty, continued to March 25.

William McDowell, arraignment, two counts of theft by deception (less than $500) -- continued to March 25.

Joshua Shane Mefford, arraignment, three counts of theft by deception (less than $500) -- pleaded not guilty, continued to May 6.

Joshua Shane Mefford, arraignment, three counts of theft by deception (less than $500) -- pleaded not guilty, continued to May 6.

Deanna R. Morgan, hearing, fourth-degree assault (domestic violence, minor injury) -- to serve 60 days (conditionally discharged for two years, concurrent).

Deanna R. Morgan, hearing, first-degree criminal trespassing -- to serve 60 days (conditionally discharged for two years, concurrent).

Deanna R. Morgan, hearing, fourth-degree assault (domestic violence, minor injury) -- to serve 60 days (conditionally discharged for two years, concurrent).

Robert H. Phillips, review, theft by unlawful taking, third-degree criminal mischief -- continued to March 25.

Iznatia J. Proctor, motion to revoke probation, controlled substance prescription not in its original container, use/possession of drug paraphernalia -- bench warrant.

Angel L. Sewell, motion to revoke probation, first-degree criminal trespassing -- bench warrant.

Chastin C. Sheppard, arraignment, representing another’s operator’s license as one’s own -- pleaded guilty, 12 month deferral, show cause March 10.

Patricia W. Stephens, disposition, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, failure to register transfer of motor vehicle -- continued for proof.

Jeremy K. Sutcliffe, motion to revoke probation, possession of marijuana, operating a motor vehicle under the influence -- bench warrant.

Patricia E. Witcher, show cause, operating a motor vehicle under the influence (BAC .115) -- in compliance, remanded.

Floyd Farber II, show cause, theft by deception (less than $300) -- bench warrant.

Dortha Gilbert, show cause, theft by deception (less than $500) -- show cause May 6.

Ryan G. Johnson, show cause, theft by unlawful taking -- license to be reinstated.

Devonte L. Webb, hearing, attempted second-degree burglary, second-degree fleeing/evading police (on foot) -- refund of overpayment.

Kevin L. White, hearing, possession of marijuana, use/possession of drug paraphernalia, public intoxication (controlled substance) -- show cause March 25.

Robert S. Cunningham, pretrial conference, first-degree criminal trespassing -- pretrial conference April 8, trial April 22.

William R. Krider, pretrial conference, two counts of controlled substance prescription not in its original container -- show cause, March 25.

Roger Lee Lynn, pretrial conference, operating a motor vehicle under the influence -- continued to May 6.

Dustin J. May, preliminary hearing, giving an officer a false name/address, second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument -- continued to May 6.

William Cody Richardson, preliminary hearing, receiving stolen property (firearm) -- pleaded guilty, sentenced to 170 days jail, to serve 10 days (balance conditionally discharged for two years, credit time served), work release approved, show cause July 1.

Judge Donna Dutton heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings March 15.

Stephen D. Dermont, arraignment, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, license to be in possession -- pleaded guilty, $663, show cause/installment/deferred payment Aug. 30.

Pamela F. Robinson, hearing, theft by deception (less than $300) -- to serve nine days (credit time served).

Pamela F. Robinson, hearing, theft by deception (less than $500) -- pleaded guilty, sentenced to 90 days, to serve 10 days (credit time served, balance conditionally discharged), $183, show cause/installment/deferred payment June 24.

Clinton A. Driscoll, arraignment, operating a motor vehicle under the influence (BAC .146) -- pleaded not guilty, pretrial conference April 12.

Willard Wentworth, arraignment, theft by deception (less than $500) -- pleaded guilty, sentencing Sept. 30.

Kimberly J. Baker, continued first appearance, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, failure to register transfer of motor vehicle -- continued to March 29; failure to notify Department of Transportation of change of address -- dismissed.

Renasha Sutton, review, two counts of theft by unlawful taking (less than $300) -- continued to April 29.

Renasha L. Sutton, review, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- review April 29.

Judge Donna Dutton heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings March 18.

Paul K. Cosby, arraignment, three counts of fourth-degree assault (minor injury) -- bonded out.

Justin W. Greene, arraignment, operating a motor vehicle under the influence, use/possession of drug paraphernalia -- bonded out.

Gerald L. Settles, arraignment, theft by unlawful taking, three counts of third-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified), use/possession of drug paraphernalia, failure to register transfer of motor vehicle, possession of burglary tools, failure to notify Department of Transportation of change of address, display/possession of cancelled/fictitious operator’s license -- pleaded not guilty, preliminary hearing March 25.

Ron W. Ballard, preliminary hearing, theft by failure to make required disposition of property -- waived to grand jury.

James R. Florence, preliminary hearing, convicted felon in possession of a firearm, operating a motor vehicle under the influence, two counts of controlled substance prescription not in its original container, three counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (drug unspecified), three counts of first-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified) -- waived to grand jury.

Jerry D. Reardon III, pretrial conference, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license -- amended to driving on a DUI-suspended operator’s license, pleaded guilty, sentenced to 12 months, to serve 120 days (balance conditionally discharged, credit time served); operating a motor vehicle under the influence -- pleaded guilty, sentenced to 12 months, to serve 120 days (balance conditionally discharged), 24-month operator’s license suspension, review Aug. 16, $1028, show cause/installment/deferred payment Feb. 14.

Judge Linda Armstrong heard the following cases during Anderson District Court proceedings March 22.

Jasmine Hatchell, hearing, illegal possession of a legend drug -- home incarceration program revoked, to serve 15 days (credit two days served).

Paul Allen Jackson, arraignment, flagrant non-support -- pleaded not guilty, preliminary hearing April 1.

Ralph A. Avolio II, motion to revoke probation, operating a motor vehicle under the influence (BAC .187), operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license -- remanded.

William M. Bedford, motion to dismiss, operating a motor vehicle under the influence -- motion sustained, dismissed.

Kayla S. Bryant, continued first appearance, license to be in possession -- failed to appear.

David S. Buchanan, review, operating a motor vehicle under the influence, ten counts of third-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified) -- show cause.

Joseph G. Caldwell, arraignment, no operator’s/moped license -- pleaded not guilty, pretrial conference April 14, motion/disposition/trial date May 5.

Cash N. Carey, disposition, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance -- continued to April 5.

Carol J. Cornish, disposition, operating a motor vehicle under the influence -- disposition May 3.

Justin C. Courtney, arraignment, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- pleaded guilty, $643 ($400 conditionally discharged for 12 months, insurance monitoring), installment/deferred payment May 3.

April K. Craig, arraignment, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance -- dismissed.

Belinda C. Cunningham, show cause, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license -- failed to appear, bench warrant.

Robert L. Dempsey, disposition, second-degree fleeing/evading police (motor vehicle) -- diversion completion April 5.

Melanie R. Denny, arraignment, no operator’s/moped license, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance -- pleaded not guilty, pretrial conference May 6; failure to notify Department of Transportation of change of address -- dismissed.

Dusty L. Dizney, show cause, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license -- amended to no license in possession, pleaded guilty, $163, installment/deferred payment April 5; display/possession of cancelled/fictitious operator’s license -- merged.

Ellen C. Everett, arraignment, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- dismissed.

James R. Florence, disposition, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- pleaded guilty, $1143 ($900 conditionally discharged for 24 months, insurance monitoring), installment/deferred payment June 28.

Jameson B. Flynn, disposition, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- failed to appear, show cause.

Rachael E. Gabhart, arraignment, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- pleaded guilty, $343, installment/deferred payment Sept. 20.

Zack T. Hopkins, show cause, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license -- amended to no license in possession, pleaded guilty, $163, installment/deferred payment May 17.

Jordan D. Hume, show cause, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license -- failed to appear, bench warrant.

Curtis W. Humphrey, disposition, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, possessing a license when privileges are revoked/suspended -- continued to April 5.

Tony D. Johnson Jr., disposition, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license -- amended to no license in possession, pleaded guilty, sentencing May 17; failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- pleaded guilty, sentencing May 17.

Melissa A. Klaus, motion to revoke probation, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- $400 fine reinstated, installment/deferred payment July 26.

William R. Krider, disposition, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license -- continued to April 19.

Deangelo Markeith Lucious, disposition, no operator’s/moped license -- failed to appear, show cause.

Jennifer C. Miller, arraignment, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- dismissed.

Megan L. Nixon, arraignment, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license -- pleaded not guilty, disposition May 3.

Janice H. Poynter, disposition, failure to notify Department of Transportation of change of address, operating a motor vehicle under the influence (BAC .026) -- continued to April 5.

William M. Robinson, motion to revoke probation, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license -- remanded.

Stephanie M. Scott, arraignment, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- pleaded guilty, $643 ($400 conditionally discharged for 12 months, insurance monitoring), installment/deferred payment May 17.

Devon A. Sellers, diversion completion, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license -- diversion completed, dismissed.

Robert H. Wiley, motion to revoke probation, operating a motor vehicle under the influence (BAC .207) -- remanded.

Robert H. Wiley, bond forfeiture hearing, operating a motor vehicle under the influence -- bond forfeited, failed to appear, bench warrant.

Whitney G. Wilson, arraignment, operating a vehicle with an expired operator’s license -- dismissed.

Sarah B. Young, arraignment, operating a motor vehicle under the influence, failure to notify Department of Transportation of change of address, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, three counts of possession of a controlled substance, use/possession of drug paraphernalia -- pleaded not guilty, pretrial conference April 14, motion/disposition/trial date April 19.

Dawn M. Garcia, show cause, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- failed to appear.

Robert E. Medley, show cause, license to be in possession -- failed to appear.

Kelly Mitchell, show cause, license to be in possession -- paid.

William D. Smalley, show cause, operating a motor vehicle under the influence (BAC .076) -- continued to March 25.

Richard L. Spain, show cause, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- failed to appear.

Anthony G. Thompson, show cause, license to be in possession, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- failed to appear.

Joshua L. Vincent, show cause, operating a motor vehicle under the influence -- installment/deferred payment July 26.

Jeremy S. Stanley, continued first appearance, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security -- continued to April 5.

Gary D. Stanley, continued first appearance, operating a vehicle with an expired operator’s license -- dismissed.

Daniel M. Pulliam, pretrial conference, operating a motor vehicle under the influence -- pleaded guilty, sentenced to 15 days (probated one year), 30-day operator’s license suspension, $728, installment/deferred payment April 5.

Jimmy L. Wash, preliminary hearing, operating a motor vehicle under the influence -- pleaded guilty, sentenced to 30 days, to serve four days (probated for two years, consecutive), 120-day operator’s license suspension, $728; controlled substance prescription not in its original container -- pleaded guilty, sentenced to 90 days, to serve four days (concurrent), $100 to Anderson County Drug Intervention Fund, $100, installment/deferred payment Sept. 20; controlled substance prescription not in its original container -- pleaded guilty, sentenced to 90 days, to serve four days (concurrent), $100 to Anderson County Drug Intervention Fund; two counts of first-degree possession of a controlled substance (drug unspecified) -- merged.

Jimmy L. Wash, pretrial conference, operating a motor vehicle under the influence -- sentenced to 30 days (consecutive, credit time served), 120-day operator’s license suspension, $728, installment/deferred payment Sept. 20; theft by unlawful taking (shoplifting) -- sentenced to 12 months, to serve 30 days (concurrent).

Ralph A. Mattingly, court trial, leaving the scene of an accident/failure to render aid/assistance -- disposition April 22.

Cindy G. Chism, continued first appearance, failure to notify Department of Transportation of change of address -- dismissed.