Sumner County Court Docket: January 8, 2016 report

first_imgby Tracy McCue, Sumner Newscow — The following are a list of criminal court complaints recently filed by the Sumner County Attorney’s office.These are formal charges introduced into the Sumner County District Court system. The suspects listed in the complaint have not been tried by a judge or jury unless specified otherwise. All citizens are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.•••••State of Kansas v. Kenneth Eugene Cox — Case No: 15 CR 330Date of birth: 1985. Address: Sacramento, Calif.Date of alleged crime: Dec. 6, 2015.Charges:Count 1 — Traffic Infraction, speeding 97 in 75 mph zone. Count 2 — Expired registration, unclassified misdemeanor.Count 3 — Driving while suspended, Class B misdemeanor. Count 4 — Possession marijuana, Class A misdemeanor. Count 5 — Possession drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor.Case description: Cox Jr. is accused of driving a black 2008 Mercedes 97 mph in a 75 mph zone with an expired California tag. Upon search of his vehicle he allegedly had 14 grams of marijuana in a backpack in the trunk of his vehicle, and a glass marijuana pipe. —————State of Kansas v. Heather Meridith— Case No: 15 CR 331Date of birth: 1973. Address: Wellington.Date of alleged crime: Sept. 5, 2015. Charges:Count 1 — Domestic battery, Class B misdemeanor. Count 2 — Assault, Class C misdemeanor. Count 3 — Disorderly conduct, Class C misdemeanor. Case description: Meridith is accused of angrily pushing a relative after falsely accusing the same relative of stealing her medicine. She then allegedly threatened the relative that she was going to kill her while using abusive language. —————State of Kansas v. Branden Revely — Case No: 15 CR 332Date of birth: 1993. Address: Dexter. Date of alleged crime: Dec. 2, 2015Charges:Count 1 — Driving while suspended, Class B misdemeanor. Count 2 —  Unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Case description: Revely is accused of driving 62 mph in a 40 mph zone while having license suspended. —————State of Kansas v. Bruce Burkhart — Case No: 15 CR 333Date of birth: 1976. Address: Winfield.Date of alleged crime: Dec. 4, 2015Charges:Count 1 — Possession marijuana, Class A misdemeanor. Count 2 — Possession drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Case description: Burkhart is accused of having a marijuana pipe with marijuana in his pocket and an additional small amount of marijuana inside a backpack in his vehicle. —————State of Kansas v. Kristy Sue Paddock — Case No: 15 CR 334Date of birth: 1985. Address: Lindsay PaddockDate of alleged crime: Dec. 9, 2015Charges:Count 1 — Aggravated Interference with Parental Custody, Level 7 felony.Case description: Paddock is accused of unlawfully taking or enticing a child, under age 16, with the intent to detain or conceal such child from his parent having the lawful custody of such child and took child to an unknown place in Oklahoma. Victor Paddock was awarded custody of child in a Cleveland, Okla. case. The case has been continued to Jan. 14 so she can hire a lawyer. (See story here). http://www.sumnernewscow.com/kristy-paddock-arrested-on-felony-of-aggravated-interference-with-parental-custody/—————State of Kansas v. Ryan Smithson— Case No: 15 CR 335Date of birth: 1976. Address: Augusta.Date of alleged crime: Sept. 24, 2015Charges:Count 1 — Criminal Damage to property. Case description: Smithson is accused of hitting a coffee table with a hammer, placing a hole in the coffee table after being angry with another person. —————State of Kansas v. Brian Ramirez— Case No: 15 CR 336Date of birth: 1974. Address: Wellington.Date of alleged crime: Jan. 10, 2009 – August 18, 2012Charges:Count 1 — Theft of unemployment benefits, level 9 felony. Case description: Ramirez is accused of obtaining about $10,000 in unemployment compensation benefits to which he was not legally entitled, and obtained such control by deception. Allegedly, the State of Kansas and the Kansas Department of Labor said property having a value greater than $1,000 but less than $25,000 did so by making claims that he did not work for certain weeks when in reality he worked for CNH America, LLC with significant income that he allegedly falsely withheld from his weekly unemployment claims report. —————State of Kansas v. Howard Edmond Dine — Case No: 15 CR 337Date of birth: 1986. Address: HaysvilleDate of alleged crime: Nov. 20, 2015Charges:Count 1 — Aggravated arson, level 3 felony. Case description: Dine is accused of using gasoline to start a fire in the apartment complex at 108 E. Main in Mulvane, owned by Michael Plavick and occupied at the time by five other individuals.—————State of Kansas v. Nathan Rowe — Case No: 15 CR 338Date of birth: 1992. Address: Wellington.Date of alleged crime: Dec. 7, 2015Charges:Count 1 — Domestic battery, person felony. Count 2 — Criminal restraint, Class A misdemeanor. Case description: Rowe is accused of angrily grabbing a woman by the neck and dragging her to the laundry room before telling her to do the laundry. —————State of Kansas v. Cory Lira — Case No: 15 CR 339Date of birth: 1981. Address: Wellington.Date of alleged crime: Dec. 12, 2015Charges:Count 1 — Possession Methamphetamine, level 5 drug felony. Count 2 — Possession drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Case description: Lira is accused of possessing methamphetamine in his pocket when he was arrested for an outstanding arrest warrant in Dec. 12, 2015. He also allegedly had a syringe in his pocket and a baggy containing meth later discovered in his pocket at the jail.State of Kansas v. Cory Lira — Case No: 15 CR 325Date of alleged crime: Oct. 10, 2015Charges:Count 1 — Sale of Methamphetamine within 1,000 feet of a school, level 2 drug felony. Count 2 — Use of telecommunication device to facilitate drug sale, level 8 felony. Case description: Lira is accused of delivering to Vance Lough about 1.5 grams of methamphetamine at 4th and F in Wellington which is about 705 feet from Lincoln Elementary School. Allegedly, he sent text messages to Lough arranging to meet and deliver meth to him. —————State of Kansas v. Brian James Hunt — Case No: 15 CR 340Date of birth: 1981. Address: Wichita.Date of alleged crime: Dec. 15, 2015Charges:Count 1 — Tag not assigned to vehicle, unclassified misdemeanor. Count 2 — Possession of stolen property, level 9 felony. Count 3 — No insurance, Class B misdemeanor. Count 4 — Possession marijuana, Class A misdemeanor. Count 5 — Driving while suspended, Class A misdemeanor. Count 6 — Possession methamphetamine, level 5 drug felony. Case description: Hunt is accused of driving a 1986 Oldsmobile 98 at the 1100 block of West Harvey without having valid attached license plate to a 1999 Jeep Cherokee. It was later learned that the car belonged to someone else which he claimed he rented from another person. Hunt also allegedly had marijuana in his pocket and a small bag of methamphetamine in a door ashtray of the vehicle he was driving. —————State of Kansas v. Paul Bradley Young — Case No: 15 CR 341Date of birth: 1974. Address: Wichita.Date of alleged crime: Dec. 11, 2015Charges:Count 1 — Possession methamphetamine, level 5 drug felony. Count 2 — Possession drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Case description: Young is accused at Kansas Star Casino of having methamphetamine in a small plastic bags on the dash of his rental truck. —————State of Kansas v. Nina Kathleen Cassube — Case No: 15 CR 343Date of birth: 1983. Address: Wichita.Date of alleged crime: Dec. 11, 2015Charges:Count 1 — Possession methamphetamine, Level 5 drug felony. Count 2 — Possession drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Case description: Cassube is accused at Kansas Star Casino of having methamphetamine in a small plastic bags in her purse.—————State of Kansas v. Ami Yonts — Case No: 15 CR 318Date of birth: 1973. Address: Wichita.Date of alleged crime: July 18, 2015Charges:Count 1 — Failure to signal turn, traffic infraction. Count 2 — Driving while suspended, Class B misdemeanor. Count 3 — Possession marijuana, Class A misdemeanor. Count 4 — Possession methamphetamine with intent to distribute, Level 2 drug felony. Count 5 — Possession drug paraphernalia to analyze or distribute a controlled substance, level 5 drug felony. Count 6 — Possession drug paraphernalia to use to introduce a controlled substance into the human body, Class A misdemeanor. Case description: Yonts is accused of driving a motor vehicle without making a proper turn signal. When stopped she was found to allegedly have a small bag of marijuana and three baggies of meth measured to be at least 6.6 grams in a cosmetic bag. Then allegedly, Yonts had a digital scale capable of weighing in grams with white crystal residue. There also allegedly was a clear glass meth pipe in the vehicle. —————State of Kansas v. Luis Ibarra-Calderon — Case No: 15 CR 313Date of birth: 1993. Address: Wichita.Date of alleged crime: July 16, 2015Charges:Count 1 — Theft by deception, Level 9 felony. Count 2 — Theft by deception, Level 9 felony. Count 3 — Theft by deception, Level 9 felony. Count 4 — Deceptive commercial practice, Class B misdemeanor. Case description: Ibarra-Calderon is accused of obtaining a check from an individual for $3,775.80 by deception by claiming he was a licensed and bonded construction worker in Sumner County.  He also allegedly told the man he would have a building inspector from Wichita to place a building permit to authorize the project. He allegedly said he would build a metal garage building in Belle Plaine for $8,549 to be finished by August 19, 2015 and that he needed an advance payment of $3,775.80. He allegedly never started the project or refunded the money. Then on July 20, Ibarra-Calderon allegedly obtained a check by falsely claiming to the man that in addition to the $3,774.50 he had to pay another $1,400 to the building supply company for an item that insures the building frame is square, when in reality he used the prior payment for something unrelated to this project. Then on July 22, Ibarra-Calderon allegedly obtained a $2,100 check through deception by telling the man that he had obtained a good deal of materials to expand the project to include an office, bathroom, and break room on the expanded concrete slab for $4,200 so he needed another $2,100 up front. Then on July 24 through July 27, Ibarra-Calderon allegedly made several more promises he did not keep.—————State of Kansas v. Everett Gerald Fleming — Case No: 15 CR 345Date of birth: 1980. Address: Wellington.Date of alleged crime: Dec. 15, 2015Charges:Count 1 — Battery, Class B misdemeanor. Count 2 — Interference with a law enforcement officer, level 9 felony. Count 3 — Unlawful possession of drub paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Case description: Fleming is accused of punching another person several times. When he was being apprehended, Fleming was riding a bicycle and refused to stop allegedly, only pedaling faster. He then allegedly had a decorative metal pipe that contained a burnt leafy substance that smelled like marijuana found in his front left jean pocket.—————State of Kansas v. Carmen Harshfield — Case No: 15 CR 347Date of birth: 1956. Address: Wellington.Date of alleged crime: Dec. 15, 2015.Charges:Count 1 — Aggravated assault, level 7 felony. Count 2 — Domestic battery, Class C misdemeanor. Count 3 — Criminal damage to property, Class B misdemeanor. Count 4 – Disorderly conduct, Class C misdemeanor. Case description: Harshfield is accused of throwing a meat cleaver at a man who was sitting on the toilet in his bathroom. This incident allegedly occurred after Harshfield, who was allegedly intoxicated, wanted to go to a bar. The man refused to give her the car keys, allegedly. Harshfield pursued him and threw a meat cleaver and spatula in his direction. The meat cleaver missed him and landed in the bathtub allegedly. She told police she meant for the spatula to hit him but meant to throw the meat cleaver against the wall.She then is accused of yelling abusive language, throwing several other things and physically fighting the man for the keys which allegedly alarmed her son, who tried to break up the physical fight. —————State of Kansas v. Netipong Ritthisorn — Case No: 15 CR 349Date of birth: 1966. Address: Manhattan.Date of alleged crime: Dec. 17, 2015.Charges:Count 1 — Unlawful use of driver’s license, Class B misdemeanor. Count 2 — Forgery, Level 8 felony.Count 3 — Identity theft, level 8 felony. Case description: Ritthisorn is accused of using a fake Nevada license bearing the name of someone else at the Kansas Star Casino. He allegedly used a false name on the W-9 form to claim $1,321.50. —————State of Kansas v. Ashley Townsend — Case No: 15 CR 350Date of birth: 1985. Address: Wichita.Date of alleged crime: Dec. 17, 2015.Charges:Count 1 — Failing to properly display vehicle license plate, misdemeanor. Count 2 — Failure to display driver’s license, misdemeanor. Count 3 — Interference with law enforcement, Class A misdemeanor. Count 4 — Driving while suspended, Class B misdemeanor. Count 5 — Possession methamphetamine, level 5 drug felony. Count 6 — Possession drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Case description: Townsend is accused of giving a Sheriff deputy a false name and date of birth with a fake driver’s license after being stopped for failing to properly display her car tag. The deputy eventually discovered her true name and her license was suspended and she had an active warrant from Andover for Failure to Appear. Then, allegedly, she had a baggy of methamphetamine and a pipe in her purse. —————State of Kansas v. Timothy Feaster — Case No: 15 CR 351Date of birth: 1965. Address: Wichita.Date of alleged crime: Nov. 26, 2015.Charges:Count 1 — Driving under the influence, second offense, Class A misdemeanor. Count 2 — Possession of a firearm under the influence, Class A misdemeanor. Count 3 — Refusal of PBT, traffic infraction. Count 4 — Drive left of center, traffic infraction.Case description: Feaster is accused of being under the influence while operating a vehicle. He has a DUI Conviction at Winfield Municipal on July 19, 2004. He also allegedly was carrying a loaded firearm while under the influence.—————State of Kansas v. Joshua Bryant— Case No: 15 CR 352Date of birth: 1965. Address: Wichita.Date of alleged crime: Dec. 23, 2015.Charges:Count 1 — Failure to maintain lane, traffic infraction. Count 2 — Driving while suspended – second or subsequent offense, Class A misdemeanor. Count 3 — Possession drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Count 4 — Possession methamphetamine, level 5 drug felony. Case description: Bryant is accused of driving a car across the center line with a suspended license, in possession of drug paraphernalia, and methamphetamine in a cubby hole on his center dash. —————State of Kansas v. James Matthew Weir — Case No: 15 CR 353Date of birth: 1978. Address: CaldwellDate of alleged crime: Dec. 16, 2015.Charges:Count 1 — Battery, Class B misdemeanor. Count 2 — Disorderly conduct, Class C misdemeanor. Case description: Weir is accused of angrily pushing a city public works supervisor while he was working on the city sewer near his residence in Caldwell. He is also accused of yelling abusive language at the supervisor and other employees as he jumped a fence and ran up to him and others working on the sewer. —————State of Kansas v. Charles Chamberlain — Case No: 15 CR 354.Date of birth: 1986. Address: Wichita.Date of alleged crime: Dec. 16, 2015.Charges:Count 1 — Identity theft, level 8 felony. Count 2 — Interference with law enforcement, level 8 felony.Count 3 — Unlawful use of driver’s license, Class A misdemeanor. Count 4 — Making false information, level 8 felony. Case description: Chamberlain is accused of defrauding the Kansas Star Casino by using another person’s Chase Freedom Credit Card and a paper driver’s license to the cashier. —————State of Kansas v. Grandle Earnest Childers — Case No: 16 CR 1.Date of birth: 1969. Address: Wichita.Date of alleged crime: Jan. 1, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Driving under the influence, fifth offense. Count 2 — Driving while a habitual violator, Class A misdemeanor. Count 3 — Refusal of PBT, traffic infraction. Count 4 — Driving left of center, traffic infraction.Case description: Childers is accused of operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs. He had previous convictions in Sedgwick County and Wichita Municipal Court. —————State of Kansas v. Edward Baker — Case No: 16 CR 2.Date of birth: 1958. Address: Caldwell.Date of alleged crime: Jan. 1, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Domestic battery, Class B misdemeanor. Case description: Baker is accused of causing bodily harm to a family member, age 9, who is the son of his girlfriend who lives with him. Allegedly, he struck the child at least twice with a telephone charge cord as a means of discipline and left marks on his arms.—————State of Kansas v. Lancy Lough — Case No: 16 CR 3.Date of birth: 1963. Address: Wellington.Date of alleged crime: Dec. 26, 2015.Charges:Count 1 — Domestic Battery, Class B misdemeanor. Count 2 — Aggravated assault with firearm, Level 7 felony. Case description: Lough is accused of angrily punching another person in the face multiple times causing bruising and cuts to her face. Lough is also accused of holding a handgun pointed at that person as he told her to tell her daughter goodby which scared her so much she jumped out of the moving pickup.last_img read more