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.
Dealing in methamphetamine – amount of 10 or more grams, possession of methamphetamine between 10 and 28 grams, operating a vehicle after being a habitual traffic offender — Damon M. Arnold, 47, New Albany.
Domestic battery committed in the presence of a child less than 16 years old — Aaron E. Pavey, 30, 1100 block of Wennings Road, New Salisbury.
Fraud — Antwanette Marie Chillers, 28, Louisville.
Possession of methamphetamine – this is the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams, possession of a narcotic drug — Timothy Dale Daniel, 33, 13000 block of Buffalo Trace Road, Palmyra.
Possession of methamphetamine – this is the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams, unlawful possession of a syringe, unlawful possession or use of a legend drug — Rebecca Robin Szepesi, 38, 2400 block of Candy Apple Lane, Palmyra.
Rape – when compelled by force or imminent threat of force, burglary with a deadly weapon, sexual battery – committed by threatening or using deadly force, criminal recklessness committed with a deadly weapon, pointing a firearm at another person, possession of an altered handgun — Robert J. Butler, 38, 5900 block of U.S. 111, Elizabeth.
Residential entry – break and enter dwelling, domestic battery committed in the presence of a child less than 16 years old — Jonathan Michael Russell, 32, 2800 block of Lickford Bridge Road SW, Corydon.
Unlawful possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon — Marcus Allen Humphrey, 33, 7200 block of Union Chapel Road, Corydon.
Unlawful possession of a syringe — Molly Sue Woodall, 32, 2900 block of New Middletown-Elizabeth Road, New Middletown; Adam Levi White, 35, 10800 block of Rosewood Road SE, Elizabeth.
Criminal mischief (two counts) — Hunter M. Gardner, 24, 500 block of Chestnut Street, Corydon; Julie Ann Drake, 48, 1300 block of Grace Street NE, Corydon.
Domestic battery — Aaron E. Pavey, 30, 1100 block of Wennings Road, New Salisbury.
Domestic battery, invasion of privacy – violates protective order — Jonathan Michael Russell, 32, 2800 block of Lickford Bridge Road SW, Corydon.
Driving while suspended with a prior conviction within 10 years — Molly Sue Woodall, 32, 2900 block of New Middletown-Elizabeth Road, New Middletown.
Operating a vehicle with alcohol concentration equivalent to 0.15 or more, operating a vehicle while intoxicated — John Anthony Hudson, 27, 3600 block of Crandall Station Road NE, Crandall.
Possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia, reckless driving – drive at unreasonable high or low speed so to endanger safety — Damon M. Arnold, 47, New Albany.
Emillio Alberto Claro Perez, 28, Louisville, domestic battery committed in presence of a child less than 16 years old, intimidation – draws or uses a deadly weapon, 2,735-day sentence with credit for 416 days, 910 days suspended, to serve consecutive with prior sentence, no-contact order issued, 2-1/2 years probation.
William Tyler Pickle, 25, Louisville, child molesting – fondling or touching with child under 14 years old (two counts), 12-year sentence with credit for 432 days, six years suspended, no-contact order issued, six years probation.
Michael Anthony Weaver, 42, 1200 block of Jacobs Lane SW, Central, theft with a prior conviction for either theft or conversion, 300-day sentence with credit for 220 days.
Ricky D. Standafer, 24, North Vernon, operating a vehicle while intoxicated endangering a person, 360-day sentence with credit for 26 days, 308 days suspended, 12 months probation.
Demarques Demond Kelly, 25, Louisville, theft, 365-day sentence with credit for 102 days, 263 days suspended, 360 days probation.
David Richard Jones, 48, 5000 block of Roselawn Drive, Hardinsburg, nonsupport of a dependent child, 910-day sentence with credit for 96 days, 814 days suspended, 2-1/2 years probation.
Gerald V. Gibson, 52, 3600 block of Ten Dollar Road, Corydon, domestic battery, 360-day sentence with credit for 64 days, 296 days suspended, no-contact order issued, 360 days suspended.
Heather Dawn Cole, 41, 800 block of Bonnie Boulevard NW, Corydon, possession of methamphetamine – this is the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams, 720-day sentence with credit for 180 days, 540 days suspended, 720 days probation.
Matthew R. Poehlein, 40, Tell City, possession of methamphetamine – this is the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams, two-year sentence with credit for 78 days, 467 days suspended, two years probation.
Jean R. Shaw, 55, Louisville, unlawful possession of a syringe, 545-day sentence with credit for 64 days, 481 days suspended, one year probation.