Crimes & Traffic


The most recent criminal traffic disposition reports have been released:

State of Ohio (Sheriff)

Leslie B. Hesson, at large, obstructing official business, fine $100, court costs $129, sentenced 90 days jail, suspended 90 days jail if defendant has no other similar offense for 5 years.

Robert Linville, Galax, Va., unsafe vehicle, fine $150, court costs $165, must be paid within 30 days.

Rebecca Lawson, Clarksville, physical control, fine $450, court costs $165, sentenced 13 days jail, suspended 10 days jail if defendant has no other similar offenses for 5 years, rtp by March 1, 2017, operator’s license suspended 6 months, privileges ok, terminate administrative license suspension.

Rebecca Lawson, Clarksville, OVI/alcohol/drug, case dismissed per plea agreement.

Rebecca Lawson, Clarksville, driving in marked lane, case dismissed per plea agreement.

Rebecca Lawson, Clarksville, high beams, case dismissed per plea agreement.

Clifford J. Elliott, Uhrichsville, assured clear distance ahead, fine $50, court costs $165, no points.

Brian S. Cowman, 801 John St., possession drug instrument, fine $150, court costs $218, sentenced 90 days jail, suspended 90 days jail, probation 2 years, complete counseling as directed, report to probation officer 3 times weekly for 30 days.

Brian S. Cowman, 801 John St., possession drug paraphernalia, fine $150, court costs $129, sentenced 30 days jail, suspended 30 days jail if no other similar offenses for 5 years.

Gavin M. Jung, Mason, backing without safety, fine $35, court costs $130.

Robert C. Elliott, Frankfort, non-comp suspension, fine $150, court costs $155, suspended $150 fine if defendant obtains operator’s license or privilege by March 1, 2017; sentenced 120 hours community service, suspended 120 hours community service if defendant has no other similar offense for 5 years.

Robert C. Elliott, Frankfort, failure to control, fine $150, court costs $121.

Donald Mathews, Greenfield, failure to control, fine $35, court costs $165.

Drew Linz, Blanchester, assured clear distance ahead, fine $35, court costs $150.

State of Ohio (Washington C.H.)

Angela T. Leisure, 508 Western Ave., possession of heroin, court costs $25, court to dismiss the complaint without prejudice, pursuant to request on behalf of counsel for State of Ohio and for good cause shown it’s an order of the court the complaint herein and hereby be dismissed without prejudice.

Lloyd E. Smith, 1524 Washington Ave., Room 17, possession of heroin, court costs $141.90, defendant having waived in writing his right to a preliminary hearing in this matter, the matter is hereby ordered bound over to the Fayette County Common Pleas Court for further proceeding, bail ordered set at $2,500 unsecured appearance.

Kevin B. Mathews, 205 Gardner Court, violation of protection order, counsel moves court for an order dismissing the above, defendant sentenced to 10 years prison from Clinton County, upon motion of the State/city, the above matter is hereby dismissed without prejudice.

Jerry L. Pepper, 711 Eastern Ave., criminal damages, court costs $187.20, counsel moves court for order dismissing the above, defendant has paid court costs and restitution, victim agrees to dismissal upon motion of the State/city, above matter hereby dismissed without prejudice.

Angela T. Leisure, 508 Western Ave., possession drug paraphernalia, court costs $25, counsel moves court for an order dismissing the above, defendant indicted upon motion State/city, the above matter is hereby dismissed without prejudice.

Evelyn M. Abney, Covington, Ky., fugitive from justice, counsel moves court for an order dismissing the above, State of Kentucky came and picked up defendant from jail, upon motion of State/city, the above matter is hereby dismissed without prejudice.

Jeffrey L. Johnson, 435 Albin Ave., physical control, fine $450, court costs $145, sentenced 13 days jail, suspended 10 days jail if defendant has no other similar offenses for 5 years, 3 day residential treatment program ok by June 1, 2017, terminates als and issue 10 day letter.

William M. Furniss, Jeffersonville, no operator’s license, fine $150, court costs $135, suspend fine if defendant obtains operator’s license or privilege by Jan. 1, 2017.

William M. Furniss, Jeffersonville, fictitious tags, fine $25, court costs $101.

Crystal D. Wilson, 411 Eastern Ave., theft, fine $100, court costs $655.90, sentenced 90 days jail, suspended 90 days jail, probation 1 year, pay restitution, stay out of Kroger, complete counseling as directed, provide 40 hours community service work, terminate house arrest electronic monitor.

Matthew T. Talkington, 3030 Prairie Road, obstructing official business, fine $100, court costs $200.90, sentenced 30 days jail, suspended 30 days jail, probation 1 year, complete counseling/treatment at VA Medical Center.

Bobby L. Bennett, 336 Lewis St., no operator’s license, fine $150, court costs $135, suspended fine if defendant obtains driver’s license or privileges by Feb. 1, 2017.

Robert S. Carter, 726 S. North St., aggravated menacing, case ordered dismissed on motion of the plaintiff.

Martin D. Leaverton, 1858 Beacon St., criminal damages, case ordered dismissed per motion of the plaintiff.

Martin D. Leaverton, 1858 Beacon St., criminal damages, case ordered dismissed per motion of the plaintiff.

Adam J. Queen, 836 Maple St., theft, fine $150, court costs $309.40, sentenced 90 days jail, suspended 90 days jail, defendant place on probation for 1 year, must complete counseling as directed, pay restitution of $329 and provide 80 hours community service work.

Adam J. Queen, 836 Maple St., drug instrument/prior, case dismissed per plea agreement.

Paul W. Smith, 332 Western Ave., possession drug paraphernalia, fine $100, court costs $240.90, sentenced 30 days jail, suspended 30 days jail, probation for 1 year, must complete 2nd chance program and any counseling recommended.

Paul W. Smith, 332 Western Ave., possession drug instrument, case ordered dismissed per agreement.

Preston L. Bowman, 1001 Lewis St., Apt. 13, unauthorized use, case dismissed per agreement.

Preston L. Bowman, 1001 Lewis St., Apt. 13, menacing, fine $100, court costs $195.90, sentenced 30 days jail, suspended 30 days jail if defendant has no other similar offenses for 5 years. Terminate house arrest electronic monitor.

Eric R. Kelch, Hillsboro, physical control, fine $250, court costs $215, sentenced 30 days jail, suspended 30 days jail, probation for 1 year, complete an assessment and any counseling recommended.

Sami J. Stanfield, Greenfield, theft, fine $100, court costs $210.90, sentenced 60 days jail, suspended 60 days jail if defendant has no other similar offense for 5 years, stay out of Kroger (complete probation terms in Ross County).

Lisa K. Sullivan, 230 Green St., trespassing, fine $100, court costs $150.90, suspend $75 of fine if defendant has no other similar offenses in 2 years.

Skyler K. Morris, 601 Gibbs Ave., possession of alcohol under age, fine $100, court costs $150.90, sentenced 10 days jail, suspended 10 days jail, complete FRC course and no other similar offenses in 5 years.

Kyle J. Garrett, 413 Lewis St., possession of alcohol under age, fine $100, court costs $150.90, sentenced 10 days jail, suspended 10 days jail, complete FRC course, no other similar offenses.

Megan N. Self, 144 Eastview Drive, possession of alcohol under age, fine $100, court costs $150.90, sentenced 10 days jail, suspended 10 days jail, complete FRC course, no other similar offenses.

Baley C. Allen, New Holland, possession of alcohol under age, fine $100, court costs $150.90, sentenced 10 days jail, suspended 10 days jail, complete FRC course, have no other similar offenses.

Amanda C. Parrett, Jeffersonville, child endangerment, fine $100, court costs $245.90, sentenced 90 days jail, suspended 90 days jail, defendant place on probation for 2 years, complete counseling as directed, complete Thinking for a change and 2nd chance program.

Amanda C. Parrett, Jeffersonville, possession of dangerous drugs, case dismissed per plea agreement.

Liberty Hanna, 735 Oakland Ave., domestic violence, court costs $195.90, case ordered dismissed, defendant to pay court costs.

James V. Green, New Holland, disorderly conduct, fine $100, court costs $288.80, sentenced 30 days jail, suspended 30 days jail if no other similar offense for 5 years.

Mark A. Rittenhouse, 631 E. Market St., disorderly conduct, fine $100, court costs $185.90, sentenced 30 days jail, suspended 30 days jail if defendant has no other similar offenses for 1 year.

Justin L. Hawkins, Columbus, 12-point suspension, counsel moves court to dismiss above, sentenced 6 months Franklin County, additionally, defendant has a pending case in Fayette County Common Pleas Court, upon motion of State/city, the above matter is hereby dismissed without prejudice.

Amanda C. Parrett, Jeffersonville, physical control, fine $250, court costs $175, sentenced 13 days jail, suspended 10 days jail if defendant has no similar offenses for 5 years, 3 day residential treatment program by March 1, 2017, terminate judicial suspension.

David A. Atwood, Bloomingburg, physical control, fine $450, court costs $180, sentenced 13 days jail, suspended 10 days jail if defendant has no other similar offense for 5 years, dip by March 1, 2017, terminate judicial license suspension.

Laura L. Jordan, 4161 Greenfield-Sabina Road, drug abuse, court costs $156.90, matter came to preliminary hearing with attorney Kristina Oesterle and State assistant co prosecutor John Scott Jr., having waived in writing her right to a preliminary hearing, hereby bound over to Fayette County Common Pleas Court, bond continued at $2,500 unsecured appear with order to begin counseling FRC.

Dustin L. Blevins, 4015 Main St. SE, resisting arrest, fine $150, court costs $200.90, sentenced 90 days jail, suspended 60 days jail and defendant placed on probation for 2 years, must complete counseling as directed, jail ok intermittently if defendant is employed.

Dustin L. Blevins, 4015 Main St. SE, criminal trespassing, fine $150, court costs $111.90, sentenced 30 days jail, suspended 30 days jail if defendant has no other similar offenses for 5 years.

Timothy S. Eggleton, 105 River Road, OVI/breath/high, case dismissed per agreement.

Timothy S. Eggleton, 105 River Road, OVI, fine $450, court costs $210.90, sentenced 13 days jail, suspended 10 days jail if defendant has no other similar offenses for 5 years, dip ok by March 1, 2017, operator’s license suspended for 6 months, terminate administrative license suspension.

Timothy S. Eggleton, 105 River Road, license forfeiture suspended, case dismissed per agreement.

Lisa K. Sullivan, 230 Green St., theft, fine $100, court costs $260.90, sentenced 90 days jail, suspended 90 days jail, defendant placed on 1 year probation, complete Thinking for a Change, pay restitution, if any, stay out of Kroger.

Lisa K. Sullivan, 230 Green St., trespassing, case dismissed per plea agreement.

Randy D. Nichols Jr., 2710 Warrior Court, possession of drugs, fine $150, court costs $155.90, sentenced 180 days jail, suspended 180 days jail if defendant has no other similar offense for 5 years.

Randy D. Nichols Jr., 2710 Warrior Court, possession of drugs, case ordered dismissed per agreement.

Timothy S. Eggleton, 105 River Road, obstructing official business, case dismissed per agreement.

Christian A. Tuley, 720 Dayton Ave., Apt. 2, possession of drug instrument, fine $150, court costs $195.90, sentenced 90 days jail, suspended 90 days jail, probation for 2 years, must complete 2nd chance program and vivitrol program, report daily to probation department for 45 days.

Christopher R. Cox, 2406 Staunton-Sugar Grove Road, reckless operation, fine $250, court costs $150, defendant sentenced 13 days jail, 10 days jail if no other similar offenses for 5 years, dip ok by March 1, 2017, terminate also and give 10 dy letter.

Christopher R. Cox, 2406 Staunton-Sugar Grove Road, OVI/alcohol/drug, case dismissed per agreement.

Tucker J. Lute, 1412 Lindburg Ave., domestic violence/priors, court costs $143.90, defendant, having waived in writing his right to a preliminary hearing, is hereby ordered bound over to the Fayette County Common Pleas Court for further proceedings. Bond ordered set at $7,500 cash or surety plus State cost, release subject house arrest electronic monitor, no contact with Laci Farmer.

Dustin W. Snyder, Jeffersonville, possession of drug instrument, fine $150, court costs $200.90, sentenced 90 days jail, suspended 90 days jail, probation for 3 years, must complete 2nd chance program and any counseling recommended, report daily to probation department for 30 days.

Shawn A. Unger, Circleville, no operator’s license, fine $150, court costs $135, suspend $150 fine if paid within 90 days and defendant obtains operator’s license or driving privileges by March 1, 2017.

Hubert A. Green II, New Holland, assault, fine $150, court costs $195.90, sentenced 90 days jail, suspend jail, probation for 1 year, to have no contact with James Michael Howe.

Frank A. Davis Jr., 701 Peddicord Ave., possession of drug paraphernalia, fine $150, court costs $205.90, sentenced 30 days jail, suspend 30 days jail, defendant placed on 2 years probation, to complete counseling as directed, provide 80 hours community service work and report daily to probation for 30 days.

City of Washington C.H.

Kenneth R. Oesterle, 1007 Leesburg Ave., assured clear distance ahead, fine $35, court costs $130.

Shannon L. Harper, 1225 High St., speed 39/25, fine $35, court costs $130.

Alan R. Rottner, Alta Loma, Calif., unsafe vehicle, fine $150, court costs $145, is due within 30 days.

Donna J. Gilpen, 1321 Forest St., Apt. B, stop sign violation, fine $35, court costs $130.

Christopher J. Ellis, 623 Leesburg Ave., speed 45/25, fine $70, court costs $130.

Desiraee M. Miller, 1131 Grace St., fictitious registration, defendant found not guilty (title was dated wrongly by seller).

Richard K. Moore, Chillicothe, no operator’s license, fine $150, court costs $135., suspend $150 fine if defendant obtains operator’s license or privilege by Feb. 1, 2017, 80 hours community service work.

Richard K. Moore, Chillicothe, registration violation, fine $25, court costs $101.

Richard K. Moore, Chillicothe, unsafe vehicle, fine $25, court costs $101.

Dina L. Taylor, Greenfield, speed 56/35, fine $100, court costs $135, suspend $25 of fine if paid within 30 days.

William M. Furniss, Jeffersonville, expired registration, fine $25, court costs $101.

Amanda J. Swaggerty, 2190 Jenny Lane, backing without safety, fine $25, court costs $150, 0 points.

Jessica R. Smith, Cambridge, failure to yield right of way, fine $35, court costs $130.

Tory P. Butcher, Frankfort, speed 39/25, fine $35, court costs $130.

Megan K. McCune, 42 York Court, speed 39/25, fine $35, court costs $130.

Dianna L. Handy, Wilmington, traffic control device, fine $35, court costs $130.

Joyce A. Justice, 136 Summit Lane, failure to control, fine $35, court costs $130.

Margery M. Stiffler, 882 Kohler Drive, failure to control, fine $35, court costs $130.

Donna M. Webb, 1215 Gregg St., Apt. 308, violation-start/backing, fine $35, court costs $130.

Austin G. Mercer, Sabina, tinted windows, fine $35, court costs $130.

Matthew T. Talkington, 3030 Prairie Road, squealing tires, fine $150, court costs $135, suspend $50 if paid within 60 days.

Rex A. Koontz, Stoystown, Pa., traffic control device, defendant found not guilty.

Tamara L. Harris, 1006 Fayette St., registration violation, court cost $135, defendant assessed costs only.

Mary B. Goodale, Loveland, traffic control device, fine $35, court costs $130.

Eldon J. Long III, 847 Pinoak Place, no operator’s license, fine $150, court costs $140, sentenced to 240 hours community service work, suspend 160 hours community service work if defendant has no other similar offenses for 5 years, summary 80 hours community service work.

Durrant E. Peters, 251 Curtis St., no operator’s license, fine $150, court costs $140, sentenced to 240 hours community service work, 160 hours community service work suspended if no other similar offense for 5 years; summary, defendant to provide 80 hours community service work. Fine suspended if defendant obtains operator’s license or privilege by Feb. 1, 2017.

Durrant E. Peters, 251 Curtis St., failure to signal, court costs $101.

Charles Strickland, Johnstown, lane violation, fine $35, court costs $130.

Curtis W. Coonrod, 1210 Gregg St., no operator’s license, fine $150, court costs $140.

Curtis W. Coonrod, 1210 Gregg St., speed 49/25, fine $100, court costs $101. Suspend $25 of fine if paid within 30 days.

Kyle S. Hoppes, Columbus, speed 39/25, fine $35, court costs $130.

Imran M. Zaheer, Dublin, prohibited strange materials, court costs $241, counsel moves the court for order dismissing the above. Upon motion of the state/city, the above matter is hereby dismissed without prejudice upon payment of court costs.

Eric R. Kelch, Hillsboro, weaving, case dismissed per agreement.

Preston L. Bowman, 1001 Lewis St., Apt. 13, no operator’s license/12 points, fine $150, court costs $145, 120 hours community service work. Work suspended if no other similar offenses for 5 years.

Aubrey C. Taylor, 291 Ghormley Road, failure to yield right of way, fine $25, court costs $145.

Casey J. Wilson, 5056 US 62 SW, failure to yield right of way, fine $35, court costs $130.

Carolyn K. Landman, New Holland, ADCA, fine $35, court costs $130.

Cheyenne M. Daugherty, Greenfield, no operator’s license, fine $150, court costs $135. Suspend fine if defendant obtains operator’s license or privileges by Feb. 1, 2017.

Cheyenne M. Daugherty, Greenfield, speed 39/25, fine $100, court costs $101. Suspend $25 of fine if paid within 60 days.

Felicia M. Grim, 769 Aspen Drive, speed 40/25, fine $35, court costs $130.

Matthew G. Campbell, 503 E. East St., tinted license plate, fine $25, court costs $135.

Matthew G. Campbell, 503 E. East St., tinted windows, fine $75, court costs $101. Suspend $25 of fine if defendant has tint removed within 30 days.

Tyler R. Bolen, 130 Laurel Road, assured clear distance ahead, fine $35, court costs $130.

Roger M. Morales, 636 W. Market St., no operator’s license, fine $150, court costs $135. Fine suspended if defendant obtains operator’s license or privileges by Feb. 1, 2017.

Trevor Campbell, 430 E. Market St., no operator’s license, fine $130, court costs $135. Fine suspended if defendant obtains operator’s license or privileges within 60 days.

Gregory S. Hatfield, 513 S. Fayette St,. no operator’s license, fine $150, court costs $135. Fine suspended if defendant obtains operator’s license or privileges by Feb. 1, 2017.

Amber R. Hawk, 413 E. Paint St., Apt. B, no operator’s license, fine $150, court costs $135. Sentenced to 120 hours community service. Work suspended if defendant has no other similar offenses for 5 years. Suspend fine if defendant obtains operator’s license or driving privileges by March 1, 2017.

Virgil G. Martin III, 917 Yeoman St., no operator’s license, fine $150, court costs $135. Suspend fine if defendant obtains operator’s license or privileges by Feb. 1, 2017.

Jarrod D. Harper, 613 E. Paint St., no operator’s license, fine $150, court costs $140, 240 hours community service work. 200 hours suspended if no other similar offense for 5 years.

Chasity D. Forsha, 825 Rawling St., no operator’s license, fine $150, court costs $135. Suspended $150 fine if defendant obtains operator’s license or driving privileges by Feb. 1, 2017.

Chasity D. Forsha, 825 Rawling St., violation-start/backing, fine $75, court costs $101.

Chasity D. Forsha, 825 Rawling St., child restraint, fine $25, court costs $101.

Julie A. Gray, 604 Temple St., disorderly conduct, fine $100, court costs $288.50. Defendant sentenced to 30 days jail. Suspend 30 days jail, probation for 1 year, to have no contact with Carol Oyer. Probation to determine restitution amount, if any.

Amanda C. Parrett, Jeffersonville, no operator’s license, case dismissed per agreement.

Rayjean C. Thompson, Mount Sterling, speed 44/25, fine $70, court costs $151.25.

Mark A. Rittenhouse, 631 E. Market St., no operator’s license, fine $50, court costs $145.

Timothy S. Eggleton, 105 River Road, traffic control device, case dismissed per agreement.

Jason A. Fuller, 6098 Burnett-Perrill Road, no operator’s license, fine $25, court costs $145.

Casey R. Dawson, 1106 Yeoman St., speed 41/25, fine $70, court costs $130.

Linda S. Moore, 1400 Grace St., Apt. E, registration violation, fine $35, court costs $130.

Jason N. Langley, 133 S. Fayette St., prohibited strange materials, court costs $173. Upon motion of the State/city, the above matter is hereby dismissed without prejudice, upon payment of court costs.

Brandi M. Pence, Jeffersonville, speed 39/25, fine $100, court costs $135. Suspended $25 of fine if paid withing 60 days.

John A. Helton, 824 S. Hinde St., lane violation, fine $35, court costs $130.

Pamela J. Langley, 1225 US 22 SW, prohibited strange materials, court costs $173, counsel moves court order dismissing the above upon payment of court costs. Upon the motion State/city the above matter is hereby dismissed without prejudice upon court costs being paid.

Jason N. Langley, 133 S. Fayette St., prohibited strange materials, court costs $173, the above matter is hereby dismissed without prejudice, upon payment of court costs.

Brandi M. Pence, Jeffersonville, speed 39/25, fine $100, court costs $135, suspend $25 of fine if paid within 60 days.

John A. Helton, 824 s. Hinde St., lane violation, fine $35, court costs $130.

Pamela J. Langley, 1225 US 22 SW, prohibited strange materials, court costs $173, counsel moves court order dismissing the above matter upon payment of court costs. Upon the motion of State/city, the above matter is hereby dismissed without prejudice upon court costs being paid.

Cheryl A. Kidd, Greenfield, registration violation, fine $35, court costs $130.

Zachary E. Gallagher, Bloomingburg, speed 39/25, fine $35, court costs $130.

Village of Jeffersonville

Hollie Baxter, Jeffersonville, disorderly conduct, fine $100, court costs $125. $50 of fine is suspended if defendant has no other similar offenses for 2 years.

Branton M. Pitt, Chillicothe, endangering child, fine $500, court costs $174, defendant sentence to 6 months jail.

State of Ohio (Wild)

Jordan T. Keaton, Columbus, possession of marijuana, fine $150, court costs $125.

Harley J. Mussetter, Sabina, operating vehicle off roadway, fine $25, court costs $125.

Harley J. Mussetter, Sabina, possession of marijuana, fine $150, court costs $91.

Richard T. Finn, Middletown, unplug shotgun, court costs $125.

Kyle J. Russell, Amanda, hunting without stamp, court costs $125.