Fairfield Ledger
http://fairfield-ia.villagesoup.com/p/996890

Neighbors Growing Together | Oct 24, 2014

Court

May 02, 2013

The following court cases were processed at Jefferson County Courthouse.

 

Associate District Court

Jordan Russell Koch, 22, of 202 ½ W. Madison Ave., pleaded guilty to operating while intoxicated, first offense. He was sentenced to 30 days in jail; all but two days were suspended. Serving jail may be satisfied by completion of court-ordered OWI program by June 3. He was placed on two years probation, his license was revoked and he was ordered to successfully complete a drinking drivers course and a substance abuse evaluation within 45 days. He was fined $1,250 plus a 35 percent surcharge and a 10 D.A.R.E. surcharge. He was ordered to pay restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any.

Daniel Duane Dieter, 58, of Ottumwa, pleaded guilty to fifth degree theft, a simple misdemeanor. He was fined $65 plus a 35 percent surcharge and a $125 law enforcement initiative surcharge. He was ordered to pay restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any.

Anthony James Elliott, 31, of Washington, Iowa, pleaded guilty to driving while license denied or revoked, a serious misdemeanor. He was sentenced to 30 days in jail, which was suspended. He was given two years probation, fined $1,000 plus a 35 percent surcharge and ordered to pay restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any. A separate count was dismissed with costs to the defendant.

Yvette Andrea Stepp, 48, of 304 S. 17th St., pleaded guilty to assault on a person engaged in certain occupations, a serious misdemeanor. She was sentenced to 90 days in jail, which was suspended and she was placed on two years probation. She was fined $315 plus a 35 percent surcharge, a $10 D.A.R.E. surcharge and a $125 law enforcement initiative surcharge. She was ordered to pay restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any. A separate count was dismissed with costs to the defendant.

Jeremy David Littlejohn, 34, of 305 S. 12th St., Unit A, pleaded guilty to public intoxication, third or subsequent offense, an aggravated misdemeanor. He was sentenced to 90 days in jail, which was suspended. He was placed on two years probation, fined $625 plus a 35 percent surcharge and ordered to pay restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any.

Nelson Edward Gutierrez, 24, of Libertyville, pleaded guilty to possession of marijuana, a serious misdemeanor. He was sentenced to two days in jail, which was suspended. He was placed on two years probation and ordered to complete a substance abuse evaluation within 45 days. His license was revoked for 180 days. He was fined $315 plus a 35 percent surcharge, a $10 D.A.R.E. and $125 law enforcement initiative surcharges. He was ordered to pay restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any.

Michael Harris Vantasell, 34, of 910 S. Third St., had his probation revoked and he was ordered to serve his Dec. 12 sentence of five years in prison, pay court costs, court appointed attorney fees if any and $2,695 to the Jefferson County Jail for room and board.

David Roy White, 30, of 1504 Lone Oak Circle, pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct, a simple misdemeanor. He was sentenced to 30 days in jail, which was suspended. He was placed on one year of probation, ordered to contact a batterer’s education program within seven days and must file proof of successful completion of such a program within 45 days. He was fined $65 plus 35 percent surcharge and ordered to pay restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any. A separate Jefferson County case was dismissed with costs to the defendant. A no-contact order was issued for one year.

Amy Joi Salter, 43, of Ottumwa, pleaded guilty to operating while intoxicated, first offense, a serious misdemeanor. She was sentenced to 30 days in jail; all but two days were suspended. She was given two years probation, her license was revoked and she was ordered to successfully complete a drinking drivers course. She was fined $1,250 plus a 35 percent surcharge and a $10 D.A.R.E. surcharge. She was ordered to pay restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any. Two other counts were dismissed pursuant to a plea agreement.

Raheema A. Johnson, 31, of Worcester, Mass., pleaded guilty and was given a deferred judgment for possession of a Schedule I controlled substance, marijuana, a serious misdemeanor. Johnson was given one year of probation, ordered to obtain a substance abuse evaluation and file proof within 45 days. Johnson was fined $315 plus a $125 law enforcement initiative surcharge. Johnson was ordered to pay restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any. A separate case was dismissed with costs to the defendant, pursuant to a plea agreement.

Carter William Shepard, 25, of Agency, pleaded guilty to third degree theft, an aggravated misdemeanor. He was sentenced to two years in jail; all but 90 days were suspended. He was placed on two years probation. He was fined $625 plus a 35 percent surcharge and ordered to pay court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any. His sentence is to run concurrent with another Jefferson County case, in which he pleaded guilty to third degree theft and received a two-year prison sentence; all but 90 days were suspended. He was fined $625 plus a 35 percent surcharge and a $125 law enforcement initiative surcharge. He was ordered to pay restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any.

Robert Ray Knapp, 55, of 506½ W. Depot Ave., pleaded guilty to fifth degree theft, a serious misdemeanor. He was sentenced to 10 days in jail, which was suspended. He was given two years probation, fined $315 plus a 35 percent surcharge and a $125 law enforcement initiative surcharge. He was ordered to pay restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any.

Elizabeth Grace Heck, 52, of 1113 Grandville Ave., pleaded guilty and received a deferred judgment for possession of a Schedule I controlled substance, marijuana, a serious misdemeanor. She was given one year of probation, ordered to obtain a substance abuse evaluation and file proof within 45 days. She was fined $315 plus a $125 law enforcement initiative and ordered to pay restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any. Two other Jefferson County cases were dismissed with costs to the defendant pursuant to a plea agreement.

Clifford Eugene Williams, 36, of 115 Main St. No. 64, pleaded guilty to public intoxication, third or subsequent offense, an aggravated misdemeanor. He was sentenced to 180 days in jail, to run concurrent with another Jefferson County sentence. His jail time was suspended. He was placed on two years probation, fined $625 plus a 35 percent surcharge. He was ordered to pay restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any. Another case was dismissed with costs to the defendant pursuant to a plea agreement.

Julie Kay Douthart, 43, of 504 W. Grimes Ave., pleaded guilty to possession of a Schedule II controlled substance, methamphetamine, second offense, an aggravated misdemeanor. She was sentenced to two years in prison, which was suspended. She was placed on two years probation. Her sentence is to run concurrent with her parole supervision. She was ordered to complete a substance abuse evaluation and file proof within 45 days. Her license was revoked for 180 days. She was fined $650 plus a 35 percent surcharge, a $10 D.A.R.E. and $125 law enforcement initiative surcharges. She was ordered to pay restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees.

 

 

Comments (0)
If you wish to comment, please login.