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.
Auto theft — Yasmany Leyva, Louisville.
Burglary of a dwelling, theft – value of property is between $750 and $50,000 — Ronald D. Spells, Shepherdsville, Ky.
Dealing in a look-alike substance — Timothy Joe Chanley, 36, Westville.
Dealing in methamphetamine — Jason Wayne Long, 52, 500 block of Floyd Street, Corydon.
Dealing in methamphetamine between 1 and 5 grams — Miranda Mae Griffis, 29, 7300 block of Main Street, Lanesville; Cindy Lee Crawhorn, 47, Evansville.
Dealing in methamphetamine/delivery of methamphetamine amount of 10 or more grams, resisting law enforcement – defendant uses a vehicle — Charles A. Thompson, 35, Louisville.
Domestic battery – defendant has been previously convicted of battery — Nicholas Wayne McGee, 36, 6100 block of S.R. 335 NE, Crandall.
Domestic battery committed in the presence of a child less than 16 years old — Melanie Lauren Medcalf, 29, 600 block of Pfrimmer’s Chapel Road SE, Corydon.
Domestic battery committed in the presence of a child less than 16 years old, intimidation – threat is to commit a forcible felony — Dustin Lee Trowbridge, 28, 4200 block of Tee Road Corydon.
Escape – defendant knowingly or intentionally violates a home detention order — Jason Andrew Briscoe, 36, Pekin.
Failure to return to lawful detention — Marcena L. Duley, 42, Salem.
Possession of methamphetamine – this is the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams — Alyson D. Trump, 44, Jeffersonville.
Theft – value of property is between $750 and $50,000 — Chaderike James Dye, 34, Louisville.
Theft – defendant has a prior conviction for either theft or conversion — Tracy Lynn Daniels, 47, Jeffersonville.
Unlawful possession of a syringe — Travis Lee Wilks, 43, Pekin.
Unlawful possession of a syringe, neglect of a dependent – defendant places dependent in situation that endangers the dependent’s life — Angela Kathleen Seacat, New Albany.
Criminal mischief — Ronald D. Spells, 41, Shepherdsville, Ky.
Domestic battery — Melanie Lauren Medcalf, 29, 600 block of Pfrimmer’s Chapel Road SE, Corydon.
Domestic battery, invasion of privacy – defendant violates an order issued — Nicholas Wayne McGee, 36, 6100 block of S.R. 335, Crandall.
Invasion of privacy — Dustin Lee Trowbridge, 28, 4200 block of Tee Road, Corydon.
Invasion of privacy – defendant violates an order issued — Charity M. Asbury, 34, Ghent, Ky.; Brandy Alizabeth Reed, 29, 200 block of Popular Street, Corydon.
Resisting law enforcement – knowingly or intentionally flees from law enforcement — Megan Jean Michel, 32, 600 block of Mulberry Street, Corydon.
Theft — Michael R. Brown, 62, Jeffersonville; Tracy Lynn Daniels, 47, Jeffersonville; Kelley Ann McDonald, 29, 200 block of North Oak Street, Corydon.
Unauthorized entry of a motor vehicle — Chaderike James Dye, 34, Louisville.
Laurie Beth Harris, 52, 800 block of Comanche Drive, Corydon, public intoxication – endangers her life, 180 days probation
Richard E. Boyle, 46, 4400 block of Chism Lane, Elizabeth, operating a vehicle with alcohol concentration equivalent to at least 0.08 but less than 0.15, 60-day sentence with credit for four days, 52 days suspended, one year probation
Frankie D. Engleman, 58, 14000 block of Huff Street NE, Palmyra, operating a vehicle while intoxicated endangering a person, 365-day sentence with credit for four days, 361 days suspended, one year probation
Lawrence William Mattingly, 31, English, forgery, 365-day sentence with credit for 152 days
Steven W. Strange, 36, Greenville, intimidation, 365-day sentence with credit for seven days, 351 days suspended, no-contact order issued, one year probation
Jayshon Lamont Hall, 24, New Albany, disorderly conduct, 180-day sentence with credit for 28 days, 124 days suspended, 124 days probation
Chad D. Tucker, 42, Clarksville, unlawful possession of a syringe, 545-day sentence with credit for 20 days, 505 days suspended, 505 days probation
Samuel T. Smith, 20, 200 block of Lake Road, Corydon, leaving the scene of an accident resulting in death or catastrophic injury, eight-year sentence with credit for 704 days, five years suspended, no-contact order issued, five 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:
Harold R. Graham Jr., 30, 3800 block of Seven Springs Road, Elizabeth, residential entry – break and enter dwelling
Kaylee Marie Martinez-Perez, 31, New Albany, possession of marijuana
Nicole C. Frame, 22, Louisville, possession of marijuana
Jacob P. Missi, 33, New Albany, theft
Devin E. Cline, 34, 9300 block of S.R. 135 SW, Mauckport, possession of marijuana
Antwanette Marie Chillers, 29, Louisville, fraud
Jacob Dean Michael, 22, 8800 block of Sandy Branch Road SE, Elizabeth, resisting law enforcement using a vehicle, carrying a handgun without a license
Dissolutions of marriage
Andrea Parsley and Raymond Parsley
Terry Schmelz and Heather Schmelz (name restored to Fields)
Michael Bailey and Kathy Bailey
Bryan Haun and Lori Haun
Tiffany Stringer and William Stringer