Multiple offenders given jail time, fines by municipal court judge


By John Hamilton - jhamilton@wnewsj.com



WILMINGTON — The following report is compiled using a disposition report provided by Clinton County Municipal Court. The information includes the defendant’s name, age, residence if listed, charge(s) disposed, fine, court costs assessed, jail sentence and any special conditions. Municipal Judge Mike Daugherty oversees the court, which administers the law in criminal misdemeanor cases.

The following includes those who pled guilty or were found guilty between Sept. 3 and Sept. 6, 2019:

• Brittany Long, 29, of Hillsboro, trespassing, dangerous drug possession, O.V.I., sentenced to 30 days in jail (10 days suspended), operator’s license suspended from Aug. 29, 2019 to Aug. 29 2020, fined $1,325, assessed $270 court costs. Long must have no contact with the victim and any contraband was ordered forfeited for disposition. Operator’s license destroyed. No driving privileges granted effective unless all other suspensions are resolved. Additional charges of illegally carrying a concealed weapon, drug instrument possession, drug paraphernalia, driving under suspension-financial, marked lanes violation, and a seat belt violation were dismissed.

• David Werner Jr., 39, of Clarksville, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, sentenced to 180 days in jail, fined $1,000, assessed $135 court costs.

• Floyd Allen Jr., 49, of New Richmond, O.V.I., sentenced to 180 days in jail, license suspended from Sept. 3, 2019 to Sept. 3, 2024, fined $1,075, assessed $135 court costs. ALS vacated. No driving privileges granted unless all other restrictions are removed. Operator license was destroyed.

• Spencer Craig, 37, of Mount Sterling, O.V.I., sentenced to 180 days in jail (160 days suspended), operator’s license suspended from June 8, 2019 to June 8, 2022, fined $1,625, assessed $135 court costs. Craig must take part in supervised probation, get an ORAS assessment, and must not consume alcohol/drugs of abuse while on probation. If compliant, the court will suspend $375 of fine. Vehicle immobilized from Sept. 10 to Dec. 9, 2019. An O.V.I.-suspension and a marked lanes violation were dismissed.

• Linwood Grace Jr., 23, of Wilmington, reckless operation, sentenced to 60 days in jail (suspended), fined $500, assessed $135 court costs. The offense was amended from an O.V.I. charge. Grace must take part in supervised probation and complete a three-day residential driver intervention program. ALS vacated. Additional charges of driving under suspension-failing to reinstate, a traffic control light violation, a registration violation, and marijuana possession charge were dismissed.

• Nikkolas Logic, 23, of Wilmington, improper handling of a firearm in a motor vehicle, O.V.I., sentenced to 210 days in jail (suspended), fined $1,325, assessed $270 court costs. Logic must take part in supervised probation, get ORAS assessment, complete a three-day residential driver intervention program, and must not consume alcohol/drugs of abuse while on probation. If compliant, the court will suspend $375 of fine. Operator’s license destroyed. Driving privileges granted effective Sept. 9, 2019. ALS vacated. Firearm and accessories returned to the defense attorney. Additional charges of O.V.I.-low breathalyzer, a marked lanes violation, and distracted driver charge were dismissed.

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By John Hamilton

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