In Greene County magistrate court Brittany Kay Smith of Jefferson was found guilty at a trial May 22 of assault. She was fined $100 with a $35 surcharge. She must pay $1,196 for property damaged during the assault. Court costs were $81.50.
In a separate case, a judgment was entered May 13 against Smith on a charge of criminal mischief-fifth degree. She was fined $65 with a $22.75 surcharge. She must also pay a $125 Law Enforcement Initiative surcharge and $200 restitution. Court costs were $60.
Identical judgments were entered May 20 against Lilio Tinoco Cruz and Ordonez Pacheco, both of Clinton, NC, and both charged with public intoxication. They were sentenced to time served, with judgments entered for $48 sheriffâ€™s fees and $60 court costs.
Cases were initiated in magistrate court during the week ending May 22 against Patrick Michael Kennedy of Jefferson on a charge of violation of a no contact order, and Merissa Shawnay Olson of Jefferson on a charge of domestic abuse assault.
Persons paid fines for scheduled traffic violations during the week ending May 22 as follows: Kylie Karysa Hoskinson of Grand Junction, dark window/windshield, $75; Jose Cedar Galvan Hidalgo of Ames, speed, $60; Francis Perez Escalante of Ottumwa, no valid driverâ€™s license, $200; Patrick D. Fields of Paton, operation without registration, $50; and Taylor Marie Ratliff of Glidden, failure to maintain control, $100.
Also, speed, $90 (16-20 mph over limit): *Terrence John Sterk of Manning.
Speed, $80 (11-15 mph over limit): Rhonda Sue Myers of Truro.
Speed, $40 (6-10 over): Gregory Scott Bryan of Woodward, Francis Perez Escalante of Ottumwa, Emma Joleen Lally of Denison, *Dean Lee Albrecht of Carroll, *Nadia Cecelia Fisher of Grand Junction, and Angela Mae Hardman of Perry.
Speed, $20 (1-5 over): Amanda Marie Tomes of West Des Moines, Eric Michael Happe of Huxley, and Anka Lynn Foutch Allen of Grand Junction.
Failure to obey stop/yield sign, $100: *Jeffrey Robert Custer of Grand Junction.
Commercial motor vehicle violations: Chan Michael Burkett of Grand Junction, maximum gross weight violation, two citations, $22 and $77.50.
Judgments were entered against individuals for nonpayment of scheduled fines as follows (original fine listed): Julie Anne Kadlec of Cedar Rapids, speed, $80; *Rodney James Blackmon of Jefferson, speed, $80; Alex James Rasmussen and Brian Joseph Mobley, both of Jefferson, both failure to yield to vehicle on right, $100; and Debra S. Curtis of Jefferson, unsafe backing on highway, $100.
The judgment includes a penalty of one-half the original fine and surcharge.
Court costs were $60 on each citation unless otherwise noted.
*An additional $5 county surcharge was added.