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Ammerman presides over plea and sentencing court session
Friday, April 19, 2013
Clearfield County President Judge Fredric J. Ammerman presided over a session of plea and sentencing court April 8.
• Joseph L. Kolar, 24, Clearfield County Jail, was ordered to serve nine months to two years less one day in CCJ on a charge of aggravated assault. He received a $100 fine, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol, complete anger management counseling and submit to DNA testing at a cost of $250. On a charge of driving under the influence, Kolar was ordered to pay a $1,500 fine and is to serve one to two years in CCJ consecutive to the aggravated assault charge. He is to complete the DUI School and a full drug and alcohol assessment, and immediately surrender his driver's license. In addition, he is to comply with ACT 63, which suspends a person's driver's license for an additional year. The suspension may be waived if he installs an approved ignition interlock system on each motor vehicle he owns. On a charge of fleeing and attempting to elude police, he received a $100 fine and was placed on two years' consecutive probation. On a charge of disorderly conduct, he received a $50 fine and on summary offenses of one way turning movement, and period for required lights, he received a $35 fine on each charge.
• Jason McGonigal, 26, 180 High St., Woodland, was ordered to serve 12 months to three years in the Western Diagnostic Classification Center, Pittsburgh, on charges of forgery and access device fraud. He was fined $1 on each count, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter any bars or places that serve alcohol, attend counseling as recommended by his probation officer, have no contact with the victim or family and pay restitution.
• Donald P. Ruch, 58, 610 E. Ninth St., Clearfield, was ordered to serve six months to one year in CCJ in addition to two years' consecutive probation on a charge of terroristic threats. He received a $200 fine, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol, not possess any narcotics or prescriptions for narcotics without first receiving written permission of his probation officer, and complete anger management counseling.
• Lawrence D. Robinson, 27, state correctional institution, was ordered to serve one to two years in the SCI on a charge of prohibited offensive weapons. He received a $1 fine and is to attend counseling as recommended by his probation officer.
• Patrick M. Dacillo, 23, Ramey, was ordered to serve four months to one year in CCJ in addition to three years' consecutive probation on two counts of burglary. He received a $50 fine, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol, attend counseling as recommended by his probation officer, not enter the property of Moshannon Construction or equipment in Madera, submit to DNA testing at a cost of $250 and pay restitution.
On a second case of theft by unlawful taking and criminal conspiracy/theft by unlawful taking, Dacillo received a $50 fine, is not to enter the property of Northern Sun Coal Co. and pay restitution.
• Kyle B. Klein, 26, SCI, was ordered to serve 90 days to one year in the Western Diagnostic Classification Center consecutive and aggregated to all charges currently being served. He is to attend counseling as recommended by his probation officer and submit to DNA testing at a cost of $250.
• David W. Elensky, 64, CCJ, was ordered to serve 90 days to two years in the Western Diagnostic Classification Center on a charge of DUI. He received a $1,500 fine, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol, complete the DUI School and a full drug and alcohol assessment, immediately surrender his driver's license and comply with ACT 63. On a summary offense of improper stopping, he received a $35 fine.
On a second case of DUI, Elensky received a $1,500 fine, and serve an additional 30 days to six months in the Western Diagnostic Classification Center. On summary offense of failure to signal and improper stop, he received a $35 fine on each charge.
• Ryan C. Mathews, 16, 3581 Sanborn Road, Houtzdale, was ordered to serve three months to one year in CCJ in addition to two years' consecutive probation on charges of burglary and criminal conspiracy/burglary. He was fined $100 on each charge, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol, have no contact with the victim or family, attend counseling as recommended by his probation officer, submit to DNA testing at a cost of $250 and pay restitution.
On a second case of escape and flight to avoid apprehension, Mathews received a $150 fine and was ordered to serve three months to one year in CCJ in addition to two years' concurrent probation. On a summary offense of criminal mischief, he received a $35 fine.
• William F. Runyon, 22, 418 Maple Ave., DuBois, was ordered to serve 90 days to one year in CCJ in addition to one-year consecutive probation on a charge of theft by unlawful taking. He received a $200 fine, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol, attend counseling as recommended by his probation officer, not enter Snappy Convenient Store in DuBois and pay restitution.
• Corey D. Harris, 36, 518 Good St., Houtzdale, was placed on two years' probation on charges of criminal trespass and simple assault. She received a $300 fine, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol, have no contact with the victim or family or enter their property, attend counseling as recommended by his probation officer, and submit to DNA testing at a cost of $250. On a summary offense of criminal mischief, he received a $35 fine.
• Joshua Dotts, 23, 3306 Douglas Road, New Millport, was ordered to serve 90 days to one year in CCJ in addition to one-year consecutive probation on charges of delivery of a controlled substance and criminal conspiracy/delivery of a controlled substance, specifically bath salts/MDPV. He received a $150 fine, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol, not own narcotics or prescriptions for narcotics without first receiving written permission of his probation officer, complete drug and alcohol counseling and complete the drug awareness program.
• Chad R. Haney, 37, Olanta, was ordered to serve 72 hours to six months in CCJ on a charge of DUI. He received a $1,000 fine, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol, complete the DUI School and a full drug and alcohol assessment, and attend counseling as recommended by his probation officer. On a summary offense of driving on right side of roadway, he received a $35 fine.
• Kali Jo Davis, 31, 2944 Darlington Road, Beaver Falls, was ordered to serve 10 days to one year in CCJ in addition to two years' consecutive probation on five counts of forgery. She received a $300 fine, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol, attend counseling as recommended by her probation officer, have no contact with the victim or family, pay restitution and submit to DNA testing at a cost of $250.
• Eric J. McClelland, 32, 320 Main St., Ramey, was ordered to serve 90 days to six months in CCJ on a charge of DUI. He received a $300 fine, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol, complete the DUI School and a full drug and alcohol assessment and immediately surrender his driver's license. On a summary offense of driving on roadways laned for traffic, he received a $35 fine.
• Ashley D. Bowman, 20, 1131 Cooper Ave., Grassflat, was ordered to serve 15 days to one year in CCJ on four counts of theft by unlawful taking. She received a $200 fine, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol, have no contact with the victim or family nor enter the property of the victim and pay restitution.
• Curtis M. Cooley, 21, 1054 Blue Spruce Road, Philipsburg, was ordered to serve 30 days to six months in CCJ on a charge of DUI. He received $500 fine, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol, complete the DUI School and a full drug and alcohol assessment and immediately surrender his driver's license. On a summary offense of driving on roadways laned for traffic, he received a $35 fine.
• Ryan K. Saline, 28, 889 Treasure Lake, DuBois, was ordered to serve 30 days to one year in CCJ in addition to one-year consecutive probation on a charge of resisting and loitering and prowling at nighttime. He was fined $400, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol and attend counseling as recommended by his probation officer. On a summary offense of public drunkenness, he received a $50 fine.
• Todd R. Snedden, 31, 431 Quarry Ave., DuBois, was ordered to serve 90 days to one year in CCJ on a charge of delivery of a controlled substance, specifically marijuana, in addition to two years' consecutive probation. He received a $200 fine, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol and attend counseling as recommended by his probation officer.
• Shanna L. Carlson, 27, 1201 Joseph Road, Clearfield, was ordered to serve two days to one year in CCJ on a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia. She received a $200 fine, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol, and complete drug and alcohol counseling.
• Angela Graham, 40, 467 Main St., Woodland, was placed on two years' probation on three separate cases of theft by deception for a total of eight counts. She was fined $140, is not to enter bars or places that serve alcohol, attend counseling as recommended by her probation officer, not own or possess checks or checking accounts and pay restitution.
• Mark N. Quick, 47, Clearfield, was ordered to serve 30 days to six months in CCJ on a charge of DUI. He received a $750 fine, is to refrain from the use and possession of alcohol and controlled substances, not enter bars or places that serve alcohol, complete the DUI School and a full drug and alcohol assessment, attend counseling as recommended by his probation officer, immediately surrender his driver's license and comply with ACT 63. On summary offenses of driving on roadways laned for traffic, driving over divider and driving on right side of roadway, he received a $35 fine on each charge. On a summary offense of driving under suspension, he received a $210 fine.
The following cases were continued:
• Randall A. Gathagan, 49, 4992 Heverly Blvd., Coalport, charged with receiving stolen property.
• Jason T. Colbert, 40, 1105 S. Second St., Clearfield, charged with theft by deception.
• Todd E. Moore, 23, 125½ Wilson Ave., DuBois, charged with possession of a controlled substance.
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