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Aug. 24, 2022

Aug. 24, 2022
Aug. 24, 2022
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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.

Felonies

Auto theft, theft – defendant has a prior conviction or either theft or conversion β€” Derek Christopher Norris, 38, 3100 block of Fairdale Road, Ramsey.

Battery resulting in moderate bodily injury β€” James B. Cunningham, 35, Hardinsburg.

Child molesting where defendant is at least 21 years of age β€” Robert G. Atkinson Jr., 49, 3800 block of Old S.R. 135 NE, Corydon.

Dealing in methamphetamine β€” Troy DeWeese, 54, Sellersburg.

Dealing in methamphetamine/delivery of methamphetamine amount between 5 and 10 grams β€” Travis N. Lawson, 43, 1000 block of Pfrimmer’s Chapel Road, Corydon.

Domestic battery committed in the presence of a child less than 16 years old β€” William Alvan Terry, 22, 900 block of Country Club Road NE, Corydon.

Domestic battery resulting in moderate bodily injury β€” Robert Hedges, 36, Brandenburg; Heather Danielle Lawson, 31, Fredericksburg.

Domestic battery resulting in moderate bodily injury, strangulation β€” Kenneth S. Kincaid, 39, 7400 block of Kincaid Drive, New Salisbury.

Domestic battery by means of a deadly weapon β€” Tina M. Henry, 33, Waynesburg, Ky.

Escape – defendant knowingly or intentionally violates a home detention order β€” Angela Koch, 43, 700 block of Slemmons Avenue, Corydon; John Wayne Pittman Jr., 22, 3400 block of S.R. 62, Corydon.

Failure to register as a sex or violent offender β€” Dale Loren Becht, 49, 4500 block of East Whiskey Run Road NE, Georgetown; Edward Thomas Crone, 29, 800 block Browns Lane NE, Corydon.

Failure to return to lawful detention β€” Rebecca L. Townsend, 30, New Albany.

Fraud β€” Holly Nicole Rouzer, 48, Jeffersonville.

Neglect of a dependent – defendant places dependent in situation that endangers the dependent β€” Timothy Nathaniel Newman, 41, 6600 block of Julie Lane SE, Corydon.

Nonsupport of a dependent child β€” Kimberly E. Ashley, 36, Madisonville, Ky.; Steven N. Warner, 23, 900 block of Pflanz Drive, Corydon; Trevor Zuelly, 26, 500 block of Heidelberg Road SW, Corydon.

Nonsupport of a dependent child, nonsupport of a dependent child – defendant has a previous conviction β€” Eric D. Bryant, 58, Jeffersonville.

Operating a motor vehicle after forfeiture of license for life β€” Paul R. Wallace, 59, 2000 block of S.R. 337 NW, Corydon.

Possession of cocaine β€” Phillip M. Psalmond, 27, Midland, Ga.

Possession of methamphetamine – this is the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams β€” Brittany E. Roberts, 29, 300 block of Rocky Meadow Road NW, New Salisbury; Chadwick Wood, 35, 7000 block of East Highway 11 SE, Elizabeth.

Possession of a narcotic drug, unlawful possession of a syringe, unlawful possession or use of a legend drug (five counts) β€” Deawna L. Cole, 37, 500 block of Franklin Street, Corydon.

Residential entry – break and enter dwelling β€” Hannah McKaye Daniel Traughber, 29, Jeffersonville.

Theft – value of property is between $750 and $50,000 β€” Matthew D. Bailey, 45, Owensboro, Ky.; Kaitlin Gay, 31, Scottsburg.

Theft of a firearm, theft – value of property is between $750 and $50,000 β€” Ethan James Stone, 24, Bardstown, Ky.

Theft of a firearm (two counts), theft – defendant has a prior conviction for either or conversion β€” Dylan Ray Hiser, 24, 1600 block of Sival Road, Ramsey.

Unlawful possession of a syringe β€” Joshua Eric Berryman, 36, Branchville.

Misdemeanors

Battery β€” Caleb M. Hendrich, 18, 2000 block of U.S. 150, Palmyra.

Domestic battery β€” Robert Hedges, 36, Brandenburg.

Driving while suspended – knowing violation and prior conviction within 10 years β€” Jason Lee Coomer, 36, New Albany.

False informing – substantially hinders a law enforcement procedure, criminal mischief β€” James B. Cunningham, 35, Hardinsburg.

Invasion of privacy β€” Dylan James Pittman, 21, 3700 block of Mount Solomon Road NW, Corydon.

Operating a vehicle while intoxicated, operating a vehicle while intoxicated endangering a person, knowingly or intentionally operates a motor vehicle without ever receiving a license β€” Romeo Pablo-Cruz, 25, 1000 block of S.R. 62, 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 β€” Jacob V. Waters, 35, Holmen, Wis.

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 β€” Nathanaiel Heilig, 29, 10200 block of Farmers Lane, New Salisbury.

Pointing a firearm at another person β€” William Robert Morgan, 33, 2000 block of S.R. 337 NW, Corydon.

Possession of a controlled substance – schedule I, II, III or IV β€” Garnie Wayne Haynes, 39, 7500 block of East Sieveking Drive NE, New Salisbury.

Possession of marijuana β€” Macel A. Gray, 37, 2000 block of Old East Road, Palmyra.

Possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia β€” Brittany E. Roberts, 29, 300 block of Rocky Meadow Road NW, New Salisbury.

Possession of paraphernalia β€” Mark Christopher Kirby, 25, 90 block of Cruse Loop, Corydon; Preston Howard Murphy, 36, Louisville.

Reckless driving – drives at unreasonable high or low speed, leaving the scene of an accident – defendant crashes into an unattended car or other object β€” Jason Ray Saylor, 31, 1000 block of S.R. 62 NW, Corydon.

Resisting law enforcement – defendant knowingly/intentionally resists/obstructs β€” Randall Greenwell, 33, Webster, Ky.

Resisting law enforcement – defendant knowingly or intentionally forcibly resists, reckless driving – drives at unreasonable high or low speed β€” Kevin Ward, 32, Louisville.

Theft β€” Dylan Ray Hiser, 24, 1600 block of Sival Road, Ramsey.

Theft (two counts) β€” Raymond Douglas Wietsma, 23, 9100 block of Corydon-Ramsey Road, Ramsey.

Unauthorized entry of a vehicle (two counts) β€” Ethan James Stone, 24, Bardstown, Ky.

Dispositions

Charles Edward Wininger, 34, 7600 block of Ripperdan Valley Road SW, Central, visiting a common nuisance, 180-day sentence with credit for 78 days, zero days suspended; possession of methamphetamine – the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams, 900-day sentence with 900 days suspended, 900 days probation, to serve consecutive with prior sentence

Luke A. Turben, 29, 13500 block of Greene Street, Palmyra, theft, 360-day sentence, 360 days probation, to serve with a prior sentence, a no-contact order terminated

Dexter R. Pigg Jr., 46, 4500 block of Wilson Drive NE, Palmyra, distribution of an intimate image, 360-day sentence with credit for one day

Benjamin A. Wagner, 38, Jasper, possession of methamphetamine – the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams, 365-day sentence with credit for 82 days, 201 days suspended, 201 days probation

Christopher Scott Pruett, 43, Mitchell, possession of methamphetamine – the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams, 420-day sentence with credit for one day, 418 days suspended, 418 days probation

Marie Meyer, 33, Taswell, possession of methamphetamine – the basic offense and for any amount below 5 grams, 540-day sentence with credit for two days, 536 days suspended, 536 days probation

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