Locals get jail for OVI, theft offenses


By John Hamilton - jhamiton@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 list includes those who pled guilty or were found guilty between Nov. 4 and Nov. 8, 2019:

• Justin Mickelson, 39, of Melbourne, O.V.I., sentenced to 180 days in jail, operator’s license suspended from Nov. 6, 2019 to Nov. 6, 2020, fined $1,075, assessed $135 court costs. Mickelson’s operator license was destroyed. Driving privileges granted effective Nov. 21, 2019. A marked lanes violation was dismissed.

• Brittany Blackburn, 29, of Midland, O.V.I., sentenced to 180 days in jail, operator’s license suspended from Nov. 6, 2019 to Nov. 6, 2020, fined $1,075, assessed $135 court costs. Operator’s license destroyed. Driving privileges granted effective Nov. 21, 2019. A left of center and a seat belt violation were dismissed.

• Paulina Nichting, 43, of Wilmington, three counts of theft, sentenced to 90 days in jail, fined $750, assessed $405 court costs. Nichting must have no contact with the victims, write a letter of apology to one, and pay $339 in restitution. A trespassing charge was dismissed.

• Steven Vansickle, 51, of New Holland, 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. Vansickle must complete a three-day non-residential driver intervention program and two years of non-reporting probation. If compliant, the court will suspend $250 of fine. ALS vacated. Additional charges of O.V.I.-low breathalizer and going 89 in a 70 mph speed zone were dismissed.

• Amber Williams, 28, of Loveland, driving under suspension-financial, drug instrument possession, sentenced to 30 days in jail (29 days suspended), fined $500, assessed $270 court costs. Williams must commit no further offenses in Clinton County for two years.

• Christopher Alcorn, 25, of Mason, falsification, sentenced to 10 days in jail (suspended), fined $250, assessed $135 court costs. Alcorn must write a letter of apology to the arresting officer, must commit no further offenses for two years, complete non-reporting probation, and pay $100 in restitution in benefit of the SRWW Fire Department.

• Robert Stackman, 49, of New Vienna, drug instrument possession, sentenced to 10 days in jail (suspended), fined $250, assessed $135 court costs. Stackman must not commit any further offenses for one year and complete non-reporting probation. A carrying a concealed weapon charge was dismissed.

• Kyle Huston, 27, of Wilmington, obstructing official business, two counts of driving under suspension-financial, sentenced to nine days in jail, fined $750, assessed $405 court costs. Additional charges of fictitious registration, driving under suspension-financial, failure to control, and a seat belt violation were dismissed.

• Edward Roberts Jr., 42, of Wilmington, theft, sentenced to three days in jail (suspended), fined $100, assessed $135 court costs. Roberts must write a letter of apology to the victim and have no contact with them.

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By John Hamilton

jhamiton@wnewsj.com

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