Municipal Court


In Sidney Municipal Court Tuesday, Feb. 23, Judge Duane Goettemoeller sentenced Joshua M. Holtzclaw, 27, 2805 Wapakoneta Ave., Lot 13, to 47 days in jail for domestic violence. He was given two days credit and given a work-release permit. Costs of $183 were imposed.

• Timothy R. Anderson, 45, 214 S. Ohio Ave., disorderly conduct (amended from drug abuse), $75 fine and $154 costs; possession of drug paraphernalia, dismissed, $10 costs.

• Abe L. Williamson, 50, 627 N. West Ave., resisting arrest, $250 fine and $128 costs, alcohol monitor; disorderly conduct, dismissed, $10 costs.

• Samantha L. Striff, 19, 701 N. West Ave., theft, $150 fine and $138 costs, 40 hours community service.

• Chris Lovett, 38, 221 1/2 N. West Ave., driving under suspension, $250 fine and $136 costs, 20 days house arrest.

• Justina Boggs, 24, 311 S. Ohio Ave., stopping after accident, $250 fine and $128 costs, six-month license suspension; driving under suspension, $250 fine and $10 costs.

• Marques J. Smith, 29, 500 N. Vandemark Road, Apt. 85, driving under suspension, dismissed, $111 costs.

• Adam C. Leugers, 29, 17777 Hardin-Wapakoneta Road, right of way, $25 fine and $105 costs.

• Rita L. Schwer, 49, 2540 W. Mason Road, speed, $30 fine and $105 costs.

• Colleen W. Brunswick, 18, 2634 Broadway Ave., failure to control, $25 fine and $111 costs.

• Brenton J. Swearingen, 51, 1170 Doorley Road, speed, $30 fine and $111 costs.

In Sidney Municipal Court Monday, Feb. 22, Goettemoeller fined Michael S. Ritchie, 38, 1535 Spruce Ave., $100 and $155 costs for disorderly conduct. He also was fined $375 and $122 costs and his driver’s license was suspended six months for driving under the influence. Dismissed were charges of driving under the influence (breath), failure to reinstate license, driving in marked lanes, and seat belt.

• Jimmy L. Hodge, 32, 221 S. Miami Ave., driving under the influence, $375 fine and $107 costs, six-month license suspension; driving under the influence (breath), dismissed; driving with no headlights, $25 fine.

• Williams R. Rains, 35, 502 Jackson St., Jackson Center, physical control under the influence (amended from driving under the influence), $375 fine and $166 costs, six-month license suspension, probation and counseling.

• Dylan S. Jones, 23, 648 Gueidine Road, drug abuse, $75 fine and $105 costs, six-month license suspension; restriction against using drugs, $75 fine and six-month license suspension.

• Michael Liveston, 21, 607 Fair Road, drug abuse, $75 fine and $105 costs, six-month license suspension; speed, $100 fine and $105 costs; seat belt, $30 fine and $76 costs; speed, $20 fine and $19 costs.

• Michael D. Kies, 32, 705 N. Main Ave., stopping after accident, $250 fine and $103 costs, six-month license suspension; driving under suspension, $250 fine; traffic control device, $25 fine and $10 costs.

• Ann R. Purpus, 55, 108 E. Second St., Minster, speed, $30 fine and $105 costs.

• Oumar Kane, 59, 971 Buckeye Ave., failure to control, $25 fine and $111 costs.

• Richard L. Swartz, 61, 1305 Constitution St., speed, $30 fine and $111 costs.

• Stephanie M. Etgen, 18, 312 E. State St., Botkins, mufflers, $25 fine and $105 costs.

• Christopher Hammons, 34, 805 Arrowhead Drive, Apt. L, seat belt, $30 fine and $86 costs.

• Dustin T. Anderson, 26, 617 1/2 N. Main Ave., expired license plates, $25 fine and $111 costs.
• David W. Leistner, 63, 744 E. Parkwood St., speed, $30 fine and $111 costs.
• Erin L. Beeghly, 38, 102 E. Bennett St., expired license plates, $25 fine and $111 costs.
• Michelle R. Slife, 37, 1371 Stephens Road, expired license plates, $25 fine and $111 costs.
• Tyler T. Taylor, 30, 3241 Leatherwood Creek Road, seat belt, $30 fine and $86 costs.
• Brianna N. Johnson, 24, 2080 S. Knoop-Johnston Road, speed, $30 fine and $105 costs.
• Todd J. Toner, 39, 9080 Patterson-Halpin Road, speed, $30 fine and $105 costs.
• Ralph A. Gatts Jr., 46, 12407 Hardin-Wapakoneta Road, Anna, seat belt, $30 fine and $86 costs.
• Tammi I. Kelton, 41, 201 Linkensmith Drive, Anna, speed, $25 fine and $105 costs.
• Angela D. Williamson, 29, 420 Sixth Ave., traffic control device, $10 fine and $111 costs.
• Mindy N. Smith, 23, 115 1/2 Franklin Ave., driving under suspension, dismissed, $95 costs; driving on right side of roadway, dismissed, $10 costs.
In Municipal Court Friday, Feb. 19, Goettemoeller fined Matthew A. Grigsby, 35, 1111 Morris Ave., $375 and suspended his driver’s license six months for driving under the influence (breath). A driving under the influence charge was dismissed, with $113 costs imposed. Also dismissed was a charge of failure to control.

• Kenneth Burks, 22, 10155 Schenk Road, confinement/restraint of dog, $25 fine and $105 costs.

• Gretchen R. Smith, 33, 744 Brooklyn Ave., Lot 26, assured clear distance, $25 fine and $111 costs.

• Susan Hicks, 53, 510 S. Wagner Ave., traffic control device, $25 fine and $111 costs.

• Scott A. Fisher, 39, 117 W. Robinwood St., speed, $30 fine and $105 costs.

• Eric M. Carr, 21, 304 E. Lyndhurst St., seat belt, $30 fine and $86 costs.

• Christy D. Driskell, 39, 21671 Tawawa Road, seat belt, $30 fine and $86 costs.

• Ty J. Latimer, 31, 805 Arrowhead Drive, Apt. D, reasonable control, $25 fine and $105 costs.

• Ronald Farley, 58, 715 S. Miami Ave., assured clear distance, $25 fine and $111 costs.

• Thomas J. Finkenbine, 61, 13574 Wones Road, starting/backing, $25 fine and $111 costs.

• Brandon P. Hughes, 19, 747 Chestnut Ave., driving under suspension, dismissed, $111 costs, License Intervention Program successful; expired license plates, dismissed.

• Tracy N. Stimetz, 36, 833 Clinton Ave., driving under suspension, dismissed, $101 costs, License Intervention Program successful; U-turn restricted, dismissed, $10 costs.

In Municipal Court Thursday, Feb. 18, Goettemoeller handled the following cases:

• Gregory J. Heuker, 50, 409 W. South St., Botkins, speed, $30 fine and $105 costs.

• Johvon D. Jester, 34, 516 Addy Ave., reasonable control, $25 fine and $111 costs.

Compiled by Michael Seffrin.

Compiled by Michael Seffrin.