Jan. 19, 2022
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 a controlled substance resulting in death — Justis Storm Davison, 30, 1000 block of Wildwood Loop, Corydon.
Possession of cocaine — Larry Williams, 67, Louisville.
Possession of marijuana – defendant has a prior drug offense conviction — Pedro Escobedo, 38, 1200 block of Regina Lane NW, Corydon.
Possession of methamphetamine – this is the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams — Paul Edward Terry Jr., 53, 4400 block of U.S. 150, Palmyra.
Unlawful possession of a syringe, theft – defendant has a prior conviction for either theft or conversion, theft where value of property is between $750 and $50,000 — James Wesley Arlington, 40, Indianapolis.
Battery — Phoenix J. Crawdus, 21, Louisville.
Carrying a handgun without a license, possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia — Travis Allen Peel, 29, 9000 block of Cedar Lane, New Salisbury.
Criminal mischief — James Wesley Arlington, 40, Indianapolis.
Criminal mischief (three counts) — Joshua G. Astrologo, 41, Radcliff, Ky.
Driving while suspended – knowing violation and prior conviction within 10 years, possession of marijuana (two counts) — Nicholas Wayne McGee, 37, 6100 block of S.R. 335 NE, New Salisbury.
Leaving the scene of an accident – driver fails to immediately stop at the scene — Joseph Alphonso Mellado, 63, Montezuma; Delana Lynne Thompson, 41, 200 block of South Mulberry Street, Corydon.
Operating a vehicle while intoxicated endangering a person, operating a vehicle with alcohol concentration equivalent to at least 0.08 but less than 0.15, operating a vehicle while intoxicated — Toby Wade Garrett, 47, 600 block of Sherman Lane SW, Corydon.
Operating a vehicle with alcohol concentration equivalent to 0.15 or more, operating a vehicle while intoxicated endangering a person, operating a vehicle while intoxicated — Joel P. Controne, 21, Louisville.
Possession of marijuana — Pedro Escobedo, 38, 1200 block of Regina Lane NW, Corydon; Erica B. Price, 22, Marengo.
Possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia — Larry Williams, 67, Louisville.
Resisting law enforcement – defendant knowingly or intentionally forcibly resists — Teresa D. MacIntosh, 66, Columbia, Ky.; Richard Alan Young, 63, 300 block of Woodland Trail, Corydon.
Theft — Jason A. Moser, 37, Maryville, Tenn.
Todd W. Taylor, 46, 2200 block of Lenrose Lane, Cory-
don, public intoxication – endangers his life, 180-day sentence with credit for two days, 176 days suspended, 180 days probation
Willie R. Todd, 50, Louisville, theft, 365-day sentence with credit for 70 days, 295 days suspended, 474 days probation
Decota Allen Lee, 33, 200 block of McGrain Street, Corydon, possession of methamphetamine – the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams, 480-day sentence with credit for six days, 474 days suspended, 474 days probation
Kasi Michelle Ballew, 32, New Albany, possession of methamphetamine – the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams, 365-day sentence with credit for 37 days, 291 days suspended, 291 days probation
Joshua A. Wolfe, 36, 8800 block of Willow Way NE, New Salisbury, unlawful possession of a syringe, 540-day sentence with 540 days suspended, 540 days probation
Jessica R. Wilburn, 43, 50 block of Big Indian Road, Corydon, public intoxication – endangers her life, 180-day sentence with credit for two days, 176 days suspended, 180 days probation
Colleen Sue Minnick, 36, Louisville, possession of marijuana, 180-day sentence with credit for six days, 174 days suspended; possession of paraphernalia, 60-day sentence with 60 days suspended, 234 days probation
Joseph D. Johnson, 35, Louisville, obstruction of justice, 540-day sentence with credit for four days, 536 days suspended, 18 months probation
Meredith Fern Kinser, 38, 1800 block of South Pleasant Road, Corydon, failure to remain at accident scene with serious bodily injury, 910-day sentence with credit for 848 days, 62 days suspended; criminal recklessness with a deadly weapon, 910-day sentence with credit for 848 days, 62 days suspended, to serve consecutive with prior sentence, 62 days 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:
Betty Jo Cherry, 48, 1500 block of Woods Chapel Lane, Ramsey, possession of a controlled substance
Chad Michael Delong, 40, 10000 block of Otterbein Road SE, Laconia, invasion of privacy – violated protective order
Michaeltetas R. Coe, 48, 4600 block of S.R. 64 NW, Depauw, domestic battery, resisting law enforcement – forcibly resists
Bonnie Marie Leleux, 36, New Albany, invasion of privacy – violates an order issued
Kyle Lee King, 35, 3600 block of Angelo Road NE, Corydon, domestic battery resulting in moderate bodily injury, strangulation, domestic battery, interference with reporting a crime, domestic battery with a prior unrelated conviction
Michael Seth Gower, 25, 900 block of East Palmyra Lake Road, Palmyra, possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia
Tobby Ray Bynum, 42, Louisville, criminal trespass