2013-07-18 / Local & State

Call Of The Criminal Trial List Held July 9

STAFF REPORT

Senior Judge John R. Walker of the 39th Judicial District and the Fulton/ Franklin County Court of Common Pleas presided over call of the criminal trial list held Tuesday, July 9, at the Fulton County Courthouse.

 Tyler Kevin Calhoun was granted a continuance until the October 8 call of the criminal trial list. Calhoun is charged with two counts of driving under the influence of a controlled substance and five summary offenses.

 Kathy Lynn Dere will undergo a jury trial on October 2 before Judge Carol L. Van Horn on charges of terroristic threats and harassment.

 Bradley Gordon will appear in court on August 2 for a jury trial before Judge Douglas Herman on four counts of simple assault, two counts of harassment and two counts of criminal mischief.

 Robert Allen Helsel IV will undergo a trial on July 24 on two counts of driving under the influence of alcohol, one count of endangering the welfare of children and four summary offenses.

 Tiffany Marie Hopkins entered a guilty plea to third-degree felony retail theft and was sentenced to 30 days in the Franklin County Jail. She was granted credit for 23 days previously served. Following her release, she will complete three months house arrest and additional supervision as well as participate in a retail theft/shoplifting program.

 Hakeem Lowry Jefferson was granted a continuance until the October 8 call of the criminal trial list. Jefferson is charged with three counts of driving under the influence of a controlled substance and three summary offenses.

 Erica Ann Lund was granted a continuance until the October trial term. Lund has been charged in three different criminal cases that include charges of retail theft, receiving stolen property, access-device fraud and identity theft.

 Lance Joshua Mellott appeared in court on charges of aggravated assault, terroristic threats, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and harassment. Mellott pleaded guilty to simple assault and will be sentenced August 20.

 Ronald Oduro Anokye was granted a continuance until October 8 on charges of delivery and possession of a controlled substance.

 Laura Robinson will be participating in the Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition (ARD) program on charges of two counts of driving under the influence of alcohol and five summary offenses. Robinson will accordingly complete 12 months probation, and her driving privileges will be suspended for 60 days.

 Andrew Robert Skidmore was given a continuance until the October trial term. Skidmore is charged with a weapons offense, simple assault and harassment.

 Timothy Wayne Spoonhour was granted a continuance until the October trial term. He is charged with terroristic threats and and harassment.

 Daniel Emerson Strait Jr. had his case continued until October. Strait is charged with defrauding secured creditors.

 Joshua Weaver appeared in court last Tuesday on charges of burglary, criminal trespassing, theft, receiving stolen property and criminal mischief. He entered a no-contest plea to burglary and will be sentenced August 20.

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