In Greene County magistrate court a judgment was entered against Brett Everett Grundon of Grand Junction in a case initiated in district court last November. A charge of operating while intoxicated-first offense was amended to public intoxication, a simple misdemeanor. A judgment was entered against Grundon for a $250 fine with an $87.50 surcharge. Court costs were $140.
Identical judgments were entered against Justin Robert Lee Kelton of Paton and Zachery Allen Waters, also of Paton. Both were charged with public intoxication. Judgments were entered for a $100 fine with a $35 surcharge and $60 court costs.
Cases were initiated in magistrate court as follows: Joe Edward Blackmon of Grand Junction, theft-fifth degree; Craig Darwin Presley of Jefferson, public intoxication; Christina L. Owens of Jefferson, domestic abuse assault- first offense; Greg Van Sickle of Dewey, AZ, public intoxication and disorderly conduct; Sheldon Dean McMain of Boone, possession of drug paraphernalia; and Richard Dean Evans of Henderson, NV, interference with official acts.
A case was initiated April 24 in district court against Johnathan Dale Laue of Grand Junction on a charge of domestic abuse assault-second offense. The charge was amended April 27 to assault-simple and the case was transferred to magistrate court. Also on April 24, a case was initiated in magistrate court against Laue on a charge of criminal mischief-fifth degree.
Persons paid fines for scheduled traffic violations during the week ending April 29 as follows: Bobbi Jo Young of Council Bluffs, dark window or windshield, $50; Oseas Deras Martinez of Omaha, NE, and *Gerson Hernandez Santos of Stratford, no valid driverâ€™s license, $200; and Jensen William Ruzicka of Jefferson, defective or unauthorized muffler system, $20.
Also, speed, $90 (16-20 mph over limit): Joseph Thomas Jerome of Urbandale.
Speed, $80 (11-15 mph over limit): Julieta Del Valle Zuviri of Hampton and Makayla Cheyenne Garland of Pilot Mound.
Speed, $40 (6-10 over): Michael Harold Coon of Lohrville, Brandon Johnathan Reed of Higbee, MO, Randi Rose Wessling and Joanne Marie Pfeiffer, both of Ames, Howard Joseph McGahey of Urbandale, Abbey Nicole Warren of Jefferson, Carlos Fernando Gallego of Cjaska, MN, *Lonnie Ray Sloan of Des Moines, *Gerson Hernandez Santos of Stratford and Jack Fredrick Berns of Dayton.
Speed, $20 (1-5 over): Sabri Andrawes Bashir Juma of Denison, Ardith Mae Sigmon of Des Moines, Angela Ann Watson of Carroll, Oseas Deras Martinez of Omaha, NE, Matthew William Schon of Nevada, Larry Joseph Ludwig of Glidden, *Jared Benjamin Waddle of Coon Rapids, Megan Colette Caputo of Council Bluffs and Margaret Faith Blaskovich of Lohrville.
Failure to obey stop/yield sign, $100: Robin Ruhe Murray of St Louis, MO.
Judgments were entered against individuals for nonpayment of scheduled fines as follows (original fine listed): Gerry Deljean Bacon of Perry, speed, $40; Ryan James Kunze of Bondurant, speed, $20; Jamie Joan McAtee-Boateng of Jefferson, failure to wear/maintain safety belt, $50; and *Wade Ritchey Hoyle of Glidden, no valid driverâ€™s license.
The judgment includes a penalty of one-half the original fine and surcharge.
Court costs were $60 on each citation unless otherwise noted.