Criminal cases

This information was the most current on file in criminal division of Marion County District Court as of June 7. Information often is not available until more than a week after hearings. Journal entries must be checked by the defense, prosecution, and judge before they are filed.

Jason Anderson, 606 Olive St., Peabody; made bond appearance May 14 on motion to revoke probation; arraignment set for July 9.

Joseph M. Bauer, 709 E. 8th, Newton; arraignment on motion to revoke probation continued from May 6 to May 20; made bond appearance May 15; bond set at $2,500; hearing on motion to revoke probation set for June 3.

Todd Michael Beneke, 219 N. 10th St., Herington; arraigned May 20 on motion to revoke probation; denied allegations; hearing set for July 22.

Justin R. Bowley, 718 S. Elm St., McPherson; made bond appearance May 14 on conviction on two counts of assault and criminal trespass; sentencing set for May 20.

Sheila Brown, 309 C St., Ramona; sentenced May 14 to 90-day controlling jail term underlying 12 months probation on a conviction of furnishing alcohol to a minor; ordered to pay $420; may perform community service to work off fine at a rate of $7 per hour.

Justin L. Chrisjohn, 144 N. Roosevelt St., Marion; arraigned May 20 on motion to revoke probation; denied allegations; hearing set for Aug. 13; pleaded not guilty to charges of domestic battery and two counts of battery.

Jason C. Croft, 518 Lawrence Ave., Durham; stipulated May 14 to probation violation; probation revoked; ordered to serve eight days in jail.

Dakota Landon Dillashaw, 102 W. Santa Fe St., Apt. 3, Marion; sentenced to 30 days in jail on a conviction of purchase or consumption of an alcoholic beverage by a minor; ordered to pay $200.

Paige Marie Finney, 2666 Chisholm Road, Canton; made first appearance May 15 on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, purchase or consumption of alcoholic beverage by a minor, and transporting alcohol in an open container; arraignment set for June 7.

Nikolas Keith France, 2 Greenbrier Court, Half Moon Bay, Calif.; diversion agreement filed May 31 on charges of possession of an hallucinogenic drug (marijuana) and possession of drug paraphernalia; ordered to pay $460; diversion term is six months.

Ida M. French, 328 N. Lincoln St., Marion; made first appearance May 20 on charges of possession of an hallucinogenic drug (marijuana), endangering a child, possession of marijuana without a taxation stamp, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Darren R. Geissert, 2776 Z Ave., Burdick; preliminary hearing held May 15; bound over on charges of possession of a hallucinogenic drug with intent to sell, possession of methamphetamine, and possession of marijuana without a taxation stamp; arraignment set for July 9; also charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and transporting alcohol in an open container.

Gregory Thomas Graham, 913 Marion St., Florence; charges of three counts of giving a worthless check dismissed May 29.

Terrius J. Jones, 707 Cedar Creek Drive, Salina; made bond appearance May 14 on motion to revoke probation; arraignment set for June 11.

Clinton Kidd, 309 C St., Ramona; pleaded no contest May 6 to a charge of domestic battery; ordered to complete a domestic violence assessment; sentencing set for June 3; pleaded no contest May 6 to a charge of furnishing alcohol to a minor; a charge of unlawfully hosting minors consuming alcoholic liquor or cereal malt beverage was dismissed; sentencing set for June 3.

Cary W. Leonard, 330 E. 1st, Newton; pleaded guilty May 6 to charges of criminal damage to property and assault; one count of assault dismissed; sentenced to a 45-day controlling jail term; ordered to pay $727.

Charles W. Matthews, 714 Sherman St., Marion; sentenced May 14 to 190-day controlling jail term underlying 12 months probation on convictions of criminal damage to property, battery, and obstruction of official duty; ordered to pay $625, submit to drug and alcohol testing, and complete 20 hours community service and a domestic violence assessment; forbidden from entering establishments that make most of their revenue from alcohol sales.

Bill A. Rose, 227 S. 5th, Salina; stipulated May 6 to probation violation; ordered to serve 18 months in jail.

Daniel Ernesto Sanchez, Newton; failed to appear at bond appearance May 6 on a charge of assault; bench warrant issued with no bond; previous bond revoked.

Walt A. Sanders; pleaded no contest May 6 to charges of three counts of assault; sentenced to 90-day controlling jail term underlying 18 months probation; ordered to submit to drug and alcohol testing and pay $1,738.88; forbidden from having contact with Don Deatherage, Gabriel Miller, Terry DeCarlo, or Salina Tree Company.

Oceana Scobee, 1021 S. Cottonwood, Ottawa; pleaded not guilty May 20 to charges of possession of methamphetamine, possession of an hallucinogenic drug (marijuana), and possession of drug paraphernalia; requested a jury trial; pretrial status hearing set for June 17.

Farrah Christine Severns, 1920 275th, Marion; failed to appear at plea hearing May 6 on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and criminal damage to property; bench warrant issued with $500 bond; pleaded no contest May 20 to charge of driving under the influence; charge of criminal damage to property dismissed; drug and alcohol evaluation ordered; sentencing set for July 15.

Donna Swafford, 327 W. 24th, No. 11, Newton; failed to appear at arraignment May 6 on a charge of giving a worthless check; bench warrant issued with no bond; previous bond revoked.

Jean Luc Taylor, 900 N. Walnut St., McPherson; sentenced May 6 on probation revocation to 12-month controlling jail term underlying 12 months probation; ordered to serve one month in jail.

Carrie L. Terwilliger, 302 S.W. 4th, Abilene; plea hearing continued from May 6 to May 15, from May 15 to May 20, and from May 20 to June 20 on charges of possession of an hallucinogenic drug (marijuana), possession of drug paraphernalia, and transporting liquor in an open container.

Adam E. Williams, 809 Mural Court, Lawrence; dismissal of a charge of furnishing alcohol to a minor set aside and charge reinstated May 14; arraignment set for June 12.

Michelle Williams, 704 N. Cedar St., Marion; made first appearance May 8 on a charge of domestic battery; arraignment set of May 14; pleaded not guilty May 14 on a charge of domestic battery; pretrial status hearing set for June 11.

Traffic

Pamela Dain Buller, 307 S. Birch St., Hillsboro; pleaded no contest May 15 to a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs; sentencing set for July 17.

Justin Lee Chrisjohn, 144 N. Roosevelt St., Marion; status hearing held May 20 on charges of driving while license canceled, suspended, or revoked and failure to report an accident; bench trial set for Aug. 13.

Cody L. Fistler, 785 Old Mill Road, Peabody; failed to appear at bench trial May 8 on charges of driving while license canceled, suspended, or revoked and no proof of insurance; bench warrant issued with no bond.

Johnny Clarence Gibson, 1242 Dennis Blvd., Moncks Corner, S.C.; pleaded guilty May 15 under the terms of North Carolina vs. Alford to a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs; charge of transporting alcohol in an open container dismissed; sentenced to a six-month controlling jail term underlying 12 months probation; ordered to serve eight days in jail, submit to drug and alcohol testing, and pay $953.

Lloyd Meier, 2406 190th Road, Marion; status hearing held May 22; wanted to plead; plea hearing set for June 3 on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

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