Clinton County Municipal Court hands down jail sentences, fines


By John Hamilton - jhamilton@wnewsj.com



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 Dec. 2 and Dec. 6, 2019:

• Mark Nichols, 48, of Lynchburg, domestic violence, sentenced to 180 days in jail, assessed $135 court costs. The court report notes, Nichols has severe drug addiction and needs inpatient treatment. Nichols is also being held on a parole violation.

• Deseree Bell, 34, of Sabina, resisting arrest, sentenced to 90 days in jail, assessed $135 court costs. Bell must pay $25 in restitution to the Sabina Police Department. The offense was amended from an escape charge. Additional charges of obstructing official business and theft were dismissed.

• Gregory Christy, 54, of Wilmington, theft, sentenced to 79 days in jail (49 days suspended), assessed $270 court costs. Christy must have no contact with the victim.

• Jennifer Coldiron, 43, of Martinsville, O.V.I., sentenced to 180 days in jail (suspended), operator’s license suspended from Nov. 1, 2019 to Oct. 31, 2020, fined $1,075, assessed $135 court costs. Coldiron must take part in supervised probation. If compliant, the court will suspend $375 of fine. No ALS imposed. Driving privileges granted when Coldiron otherwise becomes valid. A driving under suspension-failing to reinstate and a failure to control charge were dismissed.

• Edward Creech, 25, of Clarksville, aggravated trespassing, sentenced to 180 days in jail (133 days suspended), fined $250, assessed $135 court costs. The offense was amended from a burglary charge. Creech must take part in supervised probation. Creech may file a motion to review the sentence if he is accepted into an appropriate substance abuse treatment program.

• Deangelo Boynton II, 24, of Cincinnati, 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. Boynton must complete a three-day non-residential driver intervention program. If compliant, the court will suspend $250 of fine. ALS vacated. A driving under suspension charge and a marked lanes violation were dismissed.

• Michael Gialenios, 55, of Charlotte, physical control of a vehicle while under the influence, sentenced to 60 days in jail (50 days suspended), with credit for three days already served, fined $250, assessed $135 court costs. Gialenios must complete a three-day non-residential driver intervention program. Gialenios must commit no further offenses for two years. No ALS imposed.

• Edward Conley, 39, of Sabina, animal cruelty, sentenced to 60 days in jail (suspended), fined $200, assessed $135 court costs. Conley shall not own, have custody of or care for any animals in his home for five years. The custody of Conley’s two other dogs is relinquished to the Clinton County Dog Warden.

• Zackery Hottinger, 35, of Martinsville, receiving stolen property, driving under suspension-failing to appear/pay fine, sentenced to 30 days in jail (28 days suspended), fined $350, assessed $270 court costs. Hottinger must commit no further offenses for two years and complete non-reporting probation. A driving under suspension-failing to appear/pay fine was dismissed.

• William Thompson, 41, of Wilmington, assault, sentenced to 10 days in jail (suspended), assessed $135 court costs. Thompson must take part in non-reporting probation for two years. A menacing charge was dismissed.

• Dylan Harner, 22, of Blanchester, driving under suspension-financial, fined $250, assessed $135 court costs. A driving under suspension-12 point suspension and a marked lane violation were dismissed.

• Craig Varney, 54, of Greenfield, drug possession, driving under suspension-financial, fined $250, assessed $270 court costs.

• Delilah Ross, 39, of Blanchester, disorderly conduct, fined $150, assessed $135 court costs. The offense was amended from a domestic violence charge.

• Ronnie Winkle Jr., 27, of Blanchester, disorderly conduct, fined $150, assessed $135 court costs. The offense was amended from a domestic violence charge.

• Brandon Meece, 26, of Blanchester, disorderly conduct, fined $150, assessed $135 court costs. The offense was amended from a domestic violence charge.

• Manu Kamin, 30, of Cincinnati, going 94 in a 70 mph speed zone, fined $105, assessed $135 court costs. The case was waived by Kamin.

• Justin Singree, 29, of Oxford, texting while driving, fined $30, assessed $135 court costs. The case was waived by Singree.

• Isabel Richardson, 77, of Blanchester, disregard of the safety of persons or property, fined $30, assessed $135 court costs. The case was waived by Richardson.

• Jean Miller, 40, of Solon, driving under suspension-failing to appear/pay fine, driving under suspension-failing to reinstate, fined $500, assessed $270 court costs. The cases were waived by Miller.

https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2019/12/web1_gavel-pic-1.jpg

By John Hamilton

jhamilton@wnewsj.com