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Court report: April 13, 2011

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By Sharon Warner

Editor’s Note: The Sentinel-News reports all misdemeanor and felony judgments in District Court except juvenile cases. Traffic citations, except for driving under the influence (DUI), are not reported. All civil and small claims suits in District Court are reported. All lawsuits in Circuit Court are reported, with the exception of child custody suits. All the information that is available from official sources each week is published without exception. The newspaper cannot omit any individual qualifying for the listing. Claims may in filing a lawsuit represent only one side of the case.

District Court
Steven E. Murphy, no/expired registration plates and first-offense failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security - pleaded guilty - $643 fine and costs.
Maximo Ramirez-Lopez, no operators/moped license - pleaded guilty - 30-day sentence probated for 2 years and $393 fine and costs.
John W. Redmon, first-offense failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security - pleaded guilty - $643 fine and costs.
Robert Rogers, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license and first-offense failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance - pleaded guilty - 30-day sentence conditionally discharged for 2 years and $393 fine and costs.
Edward R. Turner, II, third-offense aggravator DUI - pleaded guilty - 6-month sentence, serve 60 days, balance probated for 2 years, operator’s license suspended for 24 months and $1028 fine and costs.
Fernando Vara, speeding 14 mph over limit, improper display of registration plates, operating vehicle with expired operator’s license, and no/expired Kentucky registration receipt - pleaded guilty - 30-day sentence probated for 2 years and $461 fine and costs.
Emmanuel Villasenor Cortez, no operator’s/moped license - pleaded guilty - 30-day sentence probated for 2 years and $393 fine and costs.
Kari Yount, license to be in possession and first-offense failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance - pleaded guilty - $663 fine and costs.
Charles P. Gibbs, first-offense failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance - pleaded guilty - insurance monitoring for 12 months and $643 fine and costs, $400 conditionally discharged.
Armando B. Almaraz, theft by deception - pleaded guilty - $174 costs.
Amanda R. Asay, possession of marijuana and buy/possess drug paraphernalia - pleaded guilty - $344 fine and costs and $150 to S.C.DIF.
Luis Contreras-Contreras, resident fishing without a license/permit - pleaded guilty - $194 fine and costs.
Chloe R. Dott, buy/possess drug paraphernalia - pleaded guilty - $294 fine and costs.
Bonnie A. Jeffries, theft by deception - pleaded guilty - $174 costs.
Robert H. Burkhead, III, first-offense aggravator DUI - pleaded guilty - 4-day sentence or 10 days home incarceration program, operator’s license suspended for 30 days and $728 fine and costs.
Michael P. Clark, first-offense DUI and license to be in possession - pleaded guilty - operator’s license suspended for 30 days and $748 fine and costs.
Gregory A. Riddle, first-offense DUI - pleaded guilty - operator’s license suspended for 30 days and $728 fine and costs.

The following cases were heard by Judge William P. Ryan, Jr.:
David Baker, third-degree criminal mischief - pleaded guilty - $194 fine and costs and $62 restitution.
Susan L. McGehee, theft by deception - pleaded guilty - $174 costs.
Verlonna G. Winstead, first-offense failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance and operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license - pleaded guilty - insurance monitoring for 12 months and $843 fine and costs, $400 conditionally discharged.
Jordan T. Kircher, failure license to be in possession, failure to wear seat belts, first-offense aggravator DUI, possession of marijuana, and first-offense use/possession of drug paraphernalia - pleaded guilty - 150-day sentence, serve 40 days home incarceration program, balance conditionally discharged for 2 years, operator’s license suspended for 120 days and $773 fine and costs.
Bobby Whitlock, Jr., receiving stolen property under $500 - pleaded guilty - 60-day sentence conditionally discharged for 2 years and $144 costs.
Kattie L. Grisson, giving officer false name or address - pleaded guilty - 9-day sentence.
Darinal Hernandez-Santiago, first-offense DUI, no operator’s/moped license and first-offense failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security - pleaded guilty - 19-day sentence, operator’s license suspended for 120 days and $728 fine and costs.
Curtis Robacker, first-offense driving on DUI suspended license - pleaded guilty - 60-day sentence.
Dimas Salaz-Ortiz, second-offense DUI, no operator’s/moped license and second-offense failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance - pleaded guilty - 25-day sentence, operator’s license suspended for 12 months and $878 fine and costs.

The following cases were heard by Judge Donna Dutton:
Angela K. Luttrell, first-offense DUI and failure to notify address change to Dept. of Transportation - guilty - 5-day sentence, operator’s license suspended for 30 days and $828 fine and costs.
Timothy M. Fish, first-offense aggravator DUI and possession of open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle - guilty - 8-day home incarceration program, operator’s license suspended for 30 days and $763 fine and costs.
Darrell J. Gereke, no operator’s/moped license and first-offense failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security - guilty - 30-day sentence conditionally discharged for 2 years, insurance monitoring for 12 months and $893 fine and costs, $400 conditionally discharged.
Jeffrey V. Brophy, failure to give right of way to emergency stopped vehicle, first-offense DUI and contempt of court - guilty - operator’s license suspended for 30 days and $828 fine and costs.
Daniel Talamantes, failure to wear seat belts, license to be in possession, first-offense failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, possession of open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, and first-offense DUI - guilty - operator’s license suspended for 30 days and $1,308 fine and costs.
Angela Bell, theft by deception - guilty - $183 costs.
Richard Cravens Jr., disregarding stop sign, rear license not illuminated and giving officer false name or address - guilty - 60-day sentence conditionally discharged for 2 years and $194 fine and costs.
Carly R. Heeter, alcohol intoxication in a public place - guilty - $169 fine and costs.
Patricia Martin, alcohol intoxication in a public place - guilty - $169 fine and costs.
Kimberley S. Bennett, possession of open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle and first-offense DUI - guilty - operator’s license suspended for 30 days and $763 fine and costs.
Gorgonio Cortez, no operator’s/moped license - guilty - 30-day sentence conditionally discharged for 2 years and $393 fine and costs.
Jamie L. Burke, speeding 24 mph over limit and first-offense failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security - guilty - $681 fine and costs.
Ricky A. Carter, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license and no/expired registration plates - guilty - 11-day sentence and $120 costs.
Heather R. Denton, first-offense failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security - guilty - insurance monitoring for 12 months and $643 fine and costs, $400 conditionally discharged.
Edward L. Dudley, first-offense DUI - guilty - operator’s license suspended for 30 days and $728 fine and costs.
Christopher Jackson, excessive windshield/window tinting, license to be in possession and second-offense failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance - guilty - insurance monitoring for 12 months and $1183 fine and costs, $900 conditionally discharged.
Stephen A. Mayer, first-offense DUI - guilty - operator’s license suspended for 30 days and $585 fine and costs.

The following cases were heard by Matthew Eckert:
Charles Carroll, alcohol intoxication in a public place - guilty - $169 fine and costs.
James R. Foster Jr., first-offense aggravator DUI - guilty - four-day sentence, operator’s license suspended for 30 days and $728 fine and costs.
Robert K. Riggle, alcohol intoxication in a public place - guilty - $169 fine and costs.
Charlotte Rosseti, theft of property lost/mislaid/delivered by mistake - guilty - $194 fine and costs plus restitution.
Steven M. Schneider, two charges of theft by deception - guilty - $144 costs.
Jason L. Railey, violation of Kentucky E.P.O./D.V.O. - guilty - $344 fine and costs and $100 to Center for Women and Families.
Ashley R. Walker, possession of marijuana - guilty - $394 fine and costs.

The following cases were heard by Judge Linda Armstrong:
Civil final
Marian Village Apts. vs. James Powell, 514 Marian Village Dr., dismissed settled.
Marian Village Apts. vs. Cushena Beach, 500 Marian Village Dr., dismissed settled.
Paul Scott Stanford, 40 Gray Hawk Dr., vs. Steve and Nancy Tucker, 42 Gray Hawk Dr., judgment for plaintiff in forcible entry and detainer.
Shuck Properties, 704 Mount Eden Road, vs. Sherman and Alicson Wilson, 2004 Leland Dr., judgment for plaintiff in forcible entry and detainer.
Greg Curry, 1312 St. Andrews Dr., vs. Charles Hawkins, et al., 158 Eminence Pike,  judgment for plaintiff in forcible entry and detainer.
Marian Village Apts vs. Finda Nyorkor, 862 Marian Village Dr., judgment for plaintiff in forcible entry and detainer.
Hi-Point Apartments, 900 Lakeview Dr., vs. Tobey Ballinger, 855 Lakeview Dr., judgment for plaintiff in forcible entry and detainer.
WLH Management LLC, 101 Buck Creek Road, vs. Mark Gribbons, et al., 492 Streamview Dr., dismissed.
Midland Funding LLC, address not shown, vs. Stacy Lyles, 608 Ashland Ave., judgment for plaintiff for $2,052.91 plus interest and costs.
Discover Bank, New Albany, Ohio, vs. Troy S. Long, 5574 Frankfort Road, summary judgment for plaintiff for $3,778.02 plus interest and costs.
Patty Vest, 5567 Buck Creek Road, vs. Sam Cornett, 342 Frankfort Road, judgment for plaintiff in forcible entry and detainer.

The following cases were heard by Judge Donna Dutton:
Civil final
DP Rentals, LLC and Dave Parks, LLC, Louisville, vs. James and Donna Karas, 1023 Champions Circle, et al., dismissed.
Midland Square Apartments LTD, 400 Mack Walters Road, vs. Jason and Shashauna Moore, 436 Mack Walters Road, judgment for plaintiff in forcible entry and detainer.
R and B Quality Living, LLC, PO Box 252, vs. Mindy Palmer-Goodman, 329 Midland Blvd., judgment for plaintiff in forcible entry and detainer.
Small claims final
Patricia Shaver, Louisville, vs. Todd Pritchard, Louisville, default judgment for plaintiff for $801 plus interest and costs.
Bluegrass Check to Cash, 1939 Midland Tr., vs. Erica Neville, 457 Cannon Ct., default judgment for plaintiff for $356 plus interest and costs.
Bluegrass Check to Cash, 1939 Midland Tr., vs. Martha Sheehan, 298 Hazel Lawn Dr., default judgment for plaintiff for $356 plus interest and costs.
Electric City, Inc., 1013 Mt. Vernon Dr., vs. Leffew Electric, Danville, default judgment for plaintiff for $1,500 plus interest and costs.
Bluegrass Check to Cash, 1939 Midland Tr., vs. Evonne Hicks, 2058 Osprey Cove, default judgment for plaintiff for $413 plus interest and costs.
Bluegrass Check to Cash, 1939 Midland Tr., vs. Timothy M. Jeffries, 356 Eastview Circle, judgment for plaintiff for $563 plus interest and costs.
Gray Hill Apartments, 150 Gray Hill Apartments, vs. Dustin Leatherwood, 1019 Mt. Vernon Dr., default judgment for plaintiff for $1,475 plus interest and costs.
Cash Express, 813 Taylorsville Road, vs. Amber Underwood, 78 Old Brunerstown Road, judgment for plaintiff for $473.15 plus costs.

Circuit court
Divorces granted
Helen J. Donnelly, 157 Gray Hill Ct., vs. Timothy S. Donnelly, Webster.
Chad Betram Weakley, 27 Sequoyah Dr., vs. Angela Marie Weakley, 27 Sequoyah Dr.
Isabel Martinez-Sanchez, 337 Midland Blvd., vs. Pascuala Hernandez Arrullo, 155 Baker Dr.
Douglas Ray Smith, Louisville, vs. Susan M. Smith, Louisville.
Amy Shearer Lingo, 32 Plantation Dr., vs. Corey Kenneth Lingo, 64 Wexford Ct.
Jonathan K. Karlen, Louisville, vs. Jennifer A. Karlen, 1073 McMakin-McMullan Road.
Lindsay J. Standifer, 61 Wexford Ct., vs. Brandon D. Standifer, Lexington.
Criminal final
John C. Martin, Versailles, second-degree rape and first-degree sexual abuse - dismissed without prejudice.
Oscar B. Carter, Louisville, first-degree wanton endangerment - plead guilty - five-year sentence.
Troy A. Dunkley, 5101 Jurich Ct., assault under extreme emotional disturbance - plead guilty - 3-year sentence probated for 5 years.
Erney Howard, 8420 Waddy Road, flagrant non-support - plead guilty - 4-year sentence probated for 5 years.
Nathan Doss, Louisville, second-degree complicity to burglary, complicity to theft by unlawful taking, complicity to possession of burglary tools, and third-degree complicity to criminal mischief - plead guilty - 5-year sentence probated for 5 years.
Jaime Carra, 516 Midland Blvd., second-degree assault and giving police officer false name and/or address - plead guilty - 7-year sentence.
Luis R. Del Sol Delafe, address not shown, theft by deception and no operator’s/moped license - plead guilty - 2-year sentence consecutive to previous sentence.
Dennis B. Chism, Louisville, aggravator first-offense DUI - plead guilty - 8-day home incarceration program and $728 fine and costs.
Civil final
Sovonna Chhan, 1404 Maple Ridge Ct., vs. Silas J. Hockenbury, Rogers, Ark., dismissed without prejudice for want of prosecution.
Tax East Lien Investments 1, LLC, address not shown, vs. David L. Williams, Richmond, et al., dismissed without prejudice for want of prosecution.
Alaska Seaboard Partners Limited Partnership, Eureka, Calif., vs. Unknown spouse, if any, of James Douglas Adams, 103 Alton Road, et al., dismissed without prejudice for want of prosecution.
Kroger Limited Partnership I, address not shown, vs. Lighthouse Carwash Properties Store L-367, LLC, Indianapolis, dismissed without prejudice for want of prosecution.
Citizens Union Bank, address not shown, vs. Donald M. and Rebecca S. Thomas, Frankfort, dismissed without prejudice for want of prosecution.
Matthew and Rachael Caddo, 9790 Shelbyville Road, vs. Kentucky Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Co., Louisville, jury trial judgment in favor of the defendant.
Palisades Acquisition XVI, LLC, address not shown, vs. Dennis West, 1300 Yorkshire Dr., dismissed without prejudice for want of prosecution.
North American Tax Solutions, LLC, address not shown, vs. Kentucky Home Bank, Inc., Bardstown, et al., dismissed with prejudice.
First Resolution Investment Corp., Seattle, vs. Theresa Weibel, 1411 Maple Ridge Ct., judgment for plaintiff for $8,735.01 plus interest, attorney’s fees and costs.
Branch Banking and Trust Co., Greenville, S.C., vs. Lester E. and Darlene J. Brown, 317 Tipperary Crossing, judgment for plaintiff for $220,946.35 plus interest, attorney’s fees, costs, etc.
Kentucky Housing Corp., Frankfort, vs. Altagracia and Guillermo Pacheco, 143 Eastview Circle, et al., dismissed without prejudice.
Jewish Hospital and St. Mary’s Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a Jewish Hospital Shelbyville vs. Thomas Long, 380 Bullitt Road, agreed judgment for plaintiff for $7,459.16 plus interest and costs, etc.
Capital One Bank, Richmond, Va., vs. Kimberly L. Jones, 164 Clear Creek Road, default judgment for plaintiff for $5,175 plus interest, attorney’s fees and costs.
Jewish Hospital and St. Mary’s Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a Jewish Hospital Shelbyville vs. Darran Thomas, 910 College St., default judgment for plaintiff for $10,133.80 plus interest and costs.
Dennis Hudspeth, 2230 Christiansburg Road, and Nationwide General Insurance Co., Des Moines, Iowa, vs. Chelsea M. Duty and Ronald K. Leazier, 503 Matterhorn Dr., default judgment for plaintiff for $7,250 plus interest and costs.
Jewish Hospital and St. Mary’s Healthcare Inc., d/b/a Jewish Hospital Shelbyville vs. Cecilia M. Gray, 7018 Elmburg Road, judgment for plaintiff for $8,426.65 plus interest and costs.
Deutsche Bank National Trust Company, as Indenture Trustee for New Century Home Equity Loan Trust 2005-02, Santa Ana, Calif., vs. Christopher C. and Amy L. Franklin, 20729 Vigo Road, et al., judgment for plaintiff for $91,001.10 plus interest, attorney’s fees, costs, etc.
Midland Funding LLC, address not shown, vs. Lawrence Dennis, 1161 Lakeview Dr., judgment for plaintiff for $6,153.53 plus interest and costs.
Jewish Hospital and St. Mary’s Healthcare Inc., d/b/a Jewish Hospital Shelbyville vs. Patricia Jefferson, 320 B St., judgment for plaintiff for $32,013.55 plus interest and costs.
Craig Burkhead, Daniel Bruther, James Ellis, William Craig, and Earl Sharp, vs. Irotas Manufacturing Co. LLC, 401 (K) Profit Sharing Plan, 393 Pearce Industrial Road, judgment for plaintiffs for $105,224 plus interest.
Civil suits filed
North American Tax Solutions, LLC, Cold Spring, vs. Patti Gaston, 329 Eastview Circle, et al., for delinquent real estate taxes plus interest, attorney’s fees and costs.
Jewish Hospital and St. Mary’s Healthcare, Inc. d/b/a Jewish Hospital Shelbyville vs. Daniel Bishop, 1643 Greenland Park Circle, default on account for $4,455.51 plus interest and costs.
General Electric Capital Corp., Irving, Texas, vs. Douglas C. Combs, Crestwood, default on agreement for $5,814.35 plus interest and $93,199.72 plus interest and costs.
Asset Acceptance LLC, address not shown, vs. Paul V. Kossick, 438 Dean Taylor Ct., default on account for $6,140.36 plus interest and costs.
AmeriCredit Financial Services, Ft. Worth, vs. Kevin R. Cardwell Jr., default on indebtedness for $12,629.68 plus interest, attorney’s fees and costs.
US Bank National Association, ND, Cincinnati, vs. Carla and William Bland, 1713 Cherry Lane, default on note for $106,778.30 plus interest, attorney’s fees, costs, etc.
Jewish Hospital and St. Mary’s Healthcare, Cincinnati, vs. James D. Spencer, 2713 Cedarmore Road, default on indebtedness for $9,168.32 plus interest and costs.
State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co., Bloomington, Ill., vs. Wenonah J. Cummings, Carrollton, for injuries and damages sustained in an automobile accident in the amount of $74,113.37 plus interest and costs.
Jamos Fund I, LP, address not shown, vs. OWM Rental Properties II, LLC, Middletown, et al., for delinquent real estate taxes, etc.
Masters’ Supply Inc., Louisville, vs. Bobby King, d/b/a King’s Backhoe, 2320 Old Finchville Road, default on contract for $7,887.71 plus interest and costs.
Security Credit Services, LLC, address not shown, vs. Earl Cantrill, 1230 La Grange Road, default on account for $4,363.29 plus interest and costs.
Midland Funding, LLC, address not shown, vs. Jon Shelton, 79 North Country Dr., default on account for $5,348.89 plus interest and costs.
Wells Fargo Bank, Fort Mill, S.C., vs. Tommy R. and Deborah A. Jeffcoat, 6023 Edgemont Way, et al., default on note for $148,249.99 plus interest, attorney’s fees, etc.
United Builders of Indiana, LLC, Evansville, Ind., vs. D.W. Wright Properties of Indiana Inc., Evansville, Ind., et al., for damages, interest, attorney’s fees, costs, etc.
DH Capital Management Inc., Prospect, vs. Anthony D. Slaughter, 1935 Aiken Road, default on credit agreement for $9,647.96 plus interest, attorney’s fees and costs.
FIA Card Services, Wilmington Del., vs. James C. Brandwood, 207 Alpine Dr., default on credit card account for $10,412.58 plus costs.
Capital One Bank (USA), N.A., address not shown, vs. Karen M. Glass, 4550 Lebanon Road, default on account for $6,618.18 plus interest, attorney’s fees and costs.
Old National Bank, address not shown, vs. Dawn Bradley, 6955 Eminence Pike, default on contract for $13,317.25 plus interest, attorney’s fees and costs.
American Express Centurion Bank, Hebron, vs. W. Joyner, 227 Alpine Dr., default on account for $19,990.75 plus interest, attorney’s fees and costs.
American Express Bank, Hebron, vs. Kelly Prewitt, 3018 Mason Way, default on account for $6,529.03 plus interest, attorney’s fees and costs.
Discover Bank, Hebron, vs. Anthony D. and Patricia D. Cotton, 4475 Pea Ridge Road, default on account for $9,085.50 plus interest, attorney’s fees and costs.