Municipal Court


In Sidney Municipal Court Friday, Jan. 29, Judge Duane Goettemoeller fined Brandon W. Vestal, 32, 108 E. Russell Road, $1,000 and $108 costs and sentenced him to 30 days in jail for drug abuse. Fifteen days and $850 were suspended. The jail sentence will be reconsidered if the fine and costs are paid by July 29. Another charge of drug abuse was dismissed.

• Kennedy C. Lee, 18, 411 Bowman Drive, driving under the influence (breath), $150 fine, three-month license suspension; drug abuse, dismissed; restriction against drug use, dismissed; driving under the influence, dismissed, $107 costs; signal lights, dismissed; open container, dismissed.

• Aaron D. Hudson, 38, 1506 Grove St., driving under the influence, $375 fine and $103 costs; driving under the influence (breath), six-month license suspension; two headlights required, dismissed, $10 costs.

• Kevin D. Lee, 51, 519 Park St., reckless operation (amended from driving under the influence), $250 fine and $97 costs, six-month license suspension, five days jail, Shelby County Intervention Program; driving under the influence (breath), dismissed; driving on right side of road, $125 fine and $10 costs.

• Jack L. Leffler, 54, 10841 Millcreek Road, disorderly conduct, $100 fine and $138 costs, 10 days jail (two days credit; jail sentence will be reconsidered if fine and costs are paid by July 29).

• Savannah Gillem, 19, 2033 Wells Drive, speed, $30 fine and $105 costs.

• Bradley E. Richards, 25, 5400 Patterson-Halpin Road, speed, $30 fine and $105 costs.

• Benjamin A. Kruger, 40, 629 N. West Ave., speed, $30 fine and $111 costs.

• Bailey Keener, 21, 3291 W. State Route 29, assured clear distance, $25 fine and $111 costs.

• Lois R. Motter, 79, 206 N. Linden St., Anna, reckless operation, dismissed.

• Kathy A. Smith, 60, 19613 State Route 274, Jackson Center, speed, $70 fine and $111 costs.

In Municipal Court Thursday, Jan. 28, Goettemoeller handled the following cases:

• Samuel L. Peacock, 31, 3490 Cisco Road, speed, $30 fine and $111 costs.

• Kelly T. Edwards, 34, 3298 Millcreek Road, speed, $30 fine and $105 costs.

• Kathleen Gaier, 79, 181 Tranquility Court, expired license plates, $25 fine and $111 costs.

• Scot M. Foreman, 29, Sidney, receiving stolen property, dismissed, $111 costs.

In Municipal Court Wednesday, Jan. 27, Goettemoeller fined Zachery P. Smith, 21, 5880 State Route 29, $1,000 and $113 costs for drug abuse, with $850 suspended.

• Kenson Paul, 27, 128 Mound St., disorderly conduct, $150 fine and $138 costs.

• Amber K. Long, 31, 936 Buckeye Ave., Apt. 134, driving under the influence (breath), $600 fine and $124 costs, one-year license suspension; driving on right side of roadway, dismissed, $10 costs; seat belt, dismissed.

• Andrew L. Brooks, 27, 510 S. Miami Ave., driving under suspension, $250 fine and $138 costs; right of way, dismissed.

• Terri L. Downing, 39, 627 E. Court St., failure to reinstate license, $150 fine and $155 costs; seat belt, $30 fine.

• Freddy L. Buss Jr., 27, 630 Maxwell Place, criminal trespass, $50 fine and $237 costs; criminal trespass, $50 fine and $211 costs.

• Phillip M. Graham, 30, 2365 Collins Drive, Apt. C, traffic control device, $25 fine and $105 costs.

• Mark A. Wita, 38, 1343 Park St., driving under the influence (second offense in 20 years), six-months license suspension; failure to reinstate license, dismissed; speed, $20 fine; taillight/rear license light, dismissed, $10 costs; driving under the influence, dismissed, $128 costs; resisting arrest, $50 fine; obstructing official business, dismissed, $10 costs; failure to comply with officer, dismissed, $128 costs.

• Andrew Brooks, 27, 510 S. Miami Ave., driving under suspension, $250 fine and $138 costs.

• Ty A. Meeker, 54, 500 N. Vandemark Road, Apt. 59, disorderly conduct, $50 fine and $111 costs.

• Julie A. Poore, 40, 733 Broadway Ave., driving under suspension, dismissed, $111 costs.

Compiled by Michael Seffrin.

Compiled by Michael Seffrin.