In the courts
Information for the court news is gathered from public records at the Harrison County Justice Center and Court House. The charges listed here do not always include persons who have not yet been notified of the alleged offense. All persons charged with a crime are presumed innocent until proven guilty or pleading guilty in court.
Amanda Kay Puckett, 36, 3600 block of Shiloh Road SW, Corydon, possession of methamphetamine – this is the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams, 365-day sentence with credit for nine days, 347 days suspended, 347 days probation.
Jamie L. Raines, 33, 8500 block of South Riddle Road, Leavenworth, possession of methamphetamine – this is the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams, 270-day sentence with credit for 104 days.
Isiah Michael Trowbridge, 21, 4200 block of Meriwether Lane, Corydon, burglary, six-year sentence with credit for 310 days. Two additional counts of burglary, each with a two-year sentence with two years suspended, to serve consecutive with prior sentence; two years probation.
Justin Lee VanWinkle, 32, 100 block of Summer Lane NW, Depauw, confinement – this is the basic criminal confinement, 545-day sentence with credit for 82 days, 463 days suspended, 463 days probation, no-contact order issued.
Tabitha N. Chesser, 35, Salem, knowingly possesses an instrument, a pipe, used for introducing into person, 60-day sentence with credit for 30 days.
Rayne Woods, 40, 3600 block of Old S.R. 135 SW, Corydon, neglect of a dependent – deprives dependent of education as required by law, 547-day sentence with 547 days suspended, 1-1/2 years probation.
Corey L. Hunt, 26, 2700 block of Bishopgate Drive, New Salisbury, burglary, 10-year sentence with credit for 415 days.
Meghan B. Schroeder, 30, Sellersburg, possession of methamphetamine – this is the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams; 365-day sentence with credit for 308 days, 57 days suspended, one year probation.
Joy S. Schilmiller, 51, Irvington, Ky., unlawful possession or use of a legend drug, 600-day sentence with credit for 58 days, 542 days suspended. Operating a vehicle while intoxicated, 60-day sentence to run consecutive with prior conviction; 660 days probation.
Larry W. Williams, 37, Louisville, possession of methamphetamine – this is the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams; 540-day sentence with credit for 154 days, 386 days suspended, 540 days probation.
Ricky L. McCoy, 35, 11500 block of Jackson Alley SE, Laconia, resisting law enforcement – draws or uses a deadly weapon, 900-day sentence with credit for 179 days, 540 days suspended, 18 months probation.
George W. Pierce III, 26, Jasper, possession of methamphetamine – this is the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams; 365-day sentence with credit for 11 days.
Seth Christian Whittaker, 31, Louisville, domestic battery, 365-day sentence with credit for 44 days, 321 days suspended, 360 days probation, no-contact order issued.
Cheyenne R. Whipking, 29, Magnet, unlawful possession or use of a legend drug, 730-day sentence with credit for 12 days, 718 days suspended, two years probation.
Collin Ross McCulloch, 29, 3700 block of Pfrimmer’s Chapel Road NE, Corydon, criminal mischief – damages or defaces property of another person without consent, 180-day sentence with credit for two days, 178 days suspended, 180 days probation.
Garland R. Miller Jr., 39, Branchville, false identity statement – with intent to mislead public servants, 360-day sentence with credit for 111 days, 138 days suspended, 138 days probation.
David Benjamin Frederick, 22, 1300 block of North Street NE, New Salisbury, resisting law enforcement, 360-day sentence with credit for 180 days. Disorderly conduct – unreasonable noise, 180-day sentence with credit for 37 days. Failure to return to lawful detention, 900-day sentence.
Travis L. Uplinger, 49, 1400 block of Spencer Avenue, Corydon, theft, 365-day sentence with 365 days suspended, one year probation. Domestic battery – with a prior conviction, 910-day sentence with credit for 109 days, 545 days suspended, 1-1/2 years probation, no-contact order issued.
Kimberly Colin, 36, Louisville, driving while suspended – prior within past 10 years, 360-day sentence with credit for 71 days, 218 days suspended, 218 days probation.
Gilbert Edward Duley IV, 39, 1800 block of Motts Road, New Salisbury, possession of methamphetamine – this is the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams; 730-day sentence with credit for 98 days, 365 days suspended, 12 months probation.
Larry Joe Lewis Jr., 39, 12200 block of Welch Lane, Palmyra, failure to register as a sex offender or violent offender with a prior, five-year sentence with credit for two days, two years suspended, two years probation.
Sheldon W. Packwood, 30, 4000 block of Corydon-Ramsey Road, Corydon, dealing in methamphetamine between 1 and 5 grams, six-year sentence with credit for 341 days, two years suspended, two years probation.
Brandon Michael Banks, 33, Elizabethtown, Ky., theft – where value of property is between $750 and $50,000, 900-day sentence with credit for 40 days, 820 days suspended, no-contact order issued, 30 months probation.
Jeremy William Lawson, 29, 2300 block of Kennedy-Mott Road, Depauw, reckless driving – speed endangers safety or property, 60-day sentence with 60 days suspended, six months probation.
Timothy Dale Daniel, 32, 13000 block of Buffalo Trace Road, Palmyra, possession of a narcotic drug, 910-day sentence with credit for six days, 904 days suspended, 2-1/2 years probation.
The following cases have been referred to the prosecutor’s pre-trial diversion program. If the terms of the program are met, the charges will be dismissed after a year:
Candice Cassidy, 38, 2200 block of Leonard Road NW, Corydon, theft.
William D. Daniels Jr., 40, 500 block of Floyd Street, Corydon, invasion of privacy – violation of a protective order.
Susan A. Snawder, 59, 1800 block of Motts Road NE, New Salisbury, theft.
Elizabeth Ruth Shearer, 32, 2200 block of Ryleigh Circle NW, Ramsey, theft.
Sarah Dorothy Russell, 40, Kiel, Wis., auto theft, unauthorized entry of a motor vehicle.
Willet Dorsey, 56, Fairdale, Ky., domestic battery, cruelty to an animal.
LaDonna E. McCoy, 38, 200 block of Flatwood Road NW, New Salisbury, theft.