18 sentenced in municipal court


By Dylanne Petros - For The News Journal



WILMINGTON — The following report is compiled using a disposition report provided by the Clinton County Municipal Court. The information includes the name of the defendant, age, location (if listed), charge disposed, fine, court costs assessed, jail sentence and any special conditions. Municipal Court Judge Mike Daugherty oversees the court, which handles misdemeanors, traffic cases and some civil cases. Only the criminal misdemeanors are included here.

The following pled guilty or were found guilty of crimes from Nov. 30 to Dec. 4:.

• Joseph Starcher, 39, Hillsboro, disorderly conduct, sentenced 30 days jail (suspended), fined $100, assessed $100 court costs. Charge was amended from assault.

• Gordon Russell, 18, Hillsboro, drug paraphernalia, fined $100, assessed $100 court costs. License suspended six months

• Elliott Kozlow, 19, Batavia, receiving stolen property, sentenced 180 days jail (suspended), fined $1000, assessed $100 court costs. Defendant must do supervised probation and write a letter of apology to a certain person.

• Brandi Henderson, 43, Sabina, theft, sentenced 180 days jail (suspended), fined $250, assessed $100 court costs. Charge was amended from theft, a misdemeanor in the first degree. Defendant must complete probation, stay out of Walmart for two years and have no violations for five years.

• Brandon Lynch, Clarksville, criminal damages, sentenced 30 days jail (suspended), fined $250, assessed $100 court costs. Defendant must do two years unsupervised probation and write letter of apology to a certain person.

• Donald Cox, 31, Sabina, possession of a drug abuse instrument. Sentencing stayed to allow defendant to complete diversion.

• Lori Murray, 46, Wilmington, theft. Sentencing stayed to allow defendant to complete diversion.

• Jeramiah Campbell, 38, New Vienna, falsification, sentenced 30 days jail (suspended) fined $100, assessed $100 court costs. Jail suspended on condition the defendant has no further violations for one year.

• Ray Scott, 41, Clarksville, domestic violence, sentenced 30 days jail (suspended), fined $100, assessed $100 court costs. Jail suspended on the condition the defendant has no further violations and refrains from using alcohol or drugs for two years.

• Judy Crum, 19, Sabina, theft, sentenced 90 days jail (85 suspended), fined $150, assessed $100 court costs. Probation is not to exceed two years. Defendant must continue counseling and not enter Walmart for two years.

• Amber Nickell, 30, Midland, disorderly conduct, fined $100, assessed $100 court costs. Charge was amended from aggravated menacing, a misdemeanor in the first degree.

• Brian Crowe, 37, Blanchester, possession of a drug abuse instrument, sentenced 90 days jail, fined $750, assessed $100 court costs. License suspended six months and defendant must do supervised probation.

• Anthony Senator, 27, Springfield, possession of marijuana, fined $150, assessed $100 court costs. License suspended six months.

• Ericka Hall, 29, Blanchester, possession of a drug abuse instrument, sentenced 90 days jail (suspended), fined $750, assessed $100 court costs. Defendant must do supervised probation. If compliant, the court will suspend $500 of fine. A separate charge of possession of a drug abuse instrument was dismissed.

• Brian Achor, 34, Blanchester, disorderly conduct, sentenced 10 days jail, fined $100, assessed $100 court costs. Charge was amended from assault, a misdemeanor in the first degree. Defendant must have no contact with a certain person, have good behavior and submit to unsupervised probation for two years.

• Catherine Ross, 30, New Vienna, possession of a drug abuse instrument, sentenced 90 days jail (suspended), fined $750, assessed $100 court costs. Defendant must do supervised probation. If compliant, court will suspend $500 of fine.

• Cherene Watson, 47, Blanchester, disorderly conduct, assessed $100 court costs. Defendant must pay costs only. Charge was amended from resisting arrest, a misdemeanor in the second degree.

• Thomas Keating, 20, Mount Vernon, underage consumption, sentenced three days jail (suspended), fined $250, assessed $100 court costs. Jail suspended on condition defendant does 20 hours community service, two years unsupervised probation and has no further violations.

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By Dylanne Petros

For The News Journal