Mt. Vernon Register-News

December 21, 2013

Weekly Record


The Register-News

---- — Marriage licenses:

Dec. 13 — Stewart E. Phyfiher and Brittany J. McKinney, both of Mt. Vernon.

Dec. 17 — John R. Doolin Jr. and Tonya R. Dunham, both of Mt. Vernon.

Dec. 17 — Roy E. McLaughlin Jr. of Bluford and Kelli N. Scott of Mt. Vernon.

Dec. 17 — Chang Li Lin and Ling Chen, both of McLeansboro.

Dec. 18 — Zachary A. Rybicki and Stephanie N. D’Alberto, both of Ashley.

Dec. 18 — Justin M. Keele and Megan D. Scott, both of Mt. Vernon.

Dec. 18 — Joseph D. Demattei and Cheryl A. Tepovich, both of Marion.

Dissolutions filed:

Melinda K. Thomas of Mt. Vernon and Mark E. Thomas of Marion.

Dissolutions granted:

Cynthia C. Webber of Mt. Vernon and Steven L. Jones of University City, Mo.

n Michelle T. Rife, address unknown, and Edward R. Rife of Mt. Vernon.

n Jacob Weatherby of Greenville and Amy Weatherby of Mt. Vernon.

Charges filed:

Regina L. Weccele, 37, Sims, was formally charged Dec. 11 with retail theft. The charge alleges on Nov. 14 the defendant took numerous items from Wal-Mart.

n Bradley P. Williams, 63, of the 12000 block of East Bunny Farm Road, was formally charged Dec. 11 with domestic battery. The charge alleges on Nov. 8 the defendant struck his wife in the face.

n Brandon D.S. Emrich, 38, of the 13000 block of Dartmouth Lane, was formally charged Dec. 11 with endangering the life or health of a child. The charges alleges on Dec. 4 the defendant operated a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, putting a minor child at risk.

n Ashton T. Harper, 19, of the 1000 block of South 23rd Street, was formally charged Dec. 12 with retail theft. The charges alleges on Nov. 3 the defendant took three packs of cigarettes from the Casey’s store on Salem Road.

n Stephen B. Ezell, 21, of the 2500 block of Benton Road, was formally charged Dec. 12 with theft. The charge alleges on Oct. 2 the defendant took a cell phone from a man.

n Joseph E. Lecompte, 60, homeless, was formally charged Monday with criminal trespass to land. The charge alleges on Dec. 14 the defendant entered on Travel Centers of America property after such entry was forbidden.

n Matthew C. Reed, 18, of the 17000 block of North Old Salem Lane, was formally charged Tuesday with two counts of burglary and two counts of theft. The charges allege the defendant entered property owned by Brehm Oil on Dec. 5 with the intent to commit a theft, and he took a 2005 Honda four-wheeler; on Dec. 6 the defendant allegedly entered property in the 7700 block of North Illinois Highway 37 with the intent to commit a theft, and he took a Bombardia four-wheeler, a bow, a crossbow and a .22 caliber rifle.

n Robert T. Hayes, 20, Bluford, was formally charged Wednesday with two counts of aggravated DUI and one charge of DUI. The charges allege on Oct. 2, 2012, the defendant was operating a vehicle on Interstate 64, near the rest stop east of Mt. Vernon, while under the influence of six drugs, allegedly causing the deaths of Cody Bidabe and Holly Fenton.

Dispositions:

Warren D. Telford, 49, Walnut Hill, pleaded guilty Dec. 17 to a charge of possession of a firearm without a valid FOID card. He was sentenced to two years of probation.

n Gary L. Welch, 44, Bluford, pleaded guilty Dec. 12 to a charge of driving while license suspended/revoked. He was sentenced to two years of conditional discharge and 300 hours of public service.

n Jeffrey L. Simmons, 34, of Southwest Crescent, pleaded guilty Tuesday to an amended charge of possession of cannabis between 10 and 30 grams. He was sentenced to one year of court supervision.

n Holly D. Essex, 31, of the 1500 block of Dodds, pleaded guilty Tuesday to an amended charge of possession of cannabis between 10 and 30 grams. She was sentenced to one year of court supervision.

n Lee Jones, 45, Herrin, pleaded guilty Wednesday to a charge of retail theft. He was sentenced to two years to the Department of Corrections.

n Tyler E. Horton, 19, of the 900 block of Apricot, pleaded not guilty Wednesday to a charge of retail theft. He was sentenced to make restitution and to perform 30 hours of public service.

n Michael R. Boling, 32, of the 1500 block of Herbert Street, pleaded guilty Wednesday to a charge of possession of a controlled substance. He was sentenced to 180 days in jail and 30 months of probation.

n Delmay L. Hawkins, 45, of the 1400 block of White Street, pleaded guilty Wednesday to a charge of possession of a controlled substance. He was sentenced to 30 months of probation.

n Ivan P. Revelo, 46, Cisne, pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of disorderly conduct. He was sentenced to one year of court supervision.

n Kenneth F. Wright, 32, of the 800 block of South 24th Street, pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of domestic battery. He was sentenced to 18 months of conditional discharge.

n Christopher L. Moore, 27, McLeansboro, pleaded guilty Monday to an amended charge of domestic battery. He was sentenced to 18 months of conditional discharge.

n Jacob A. Stewart, 21, of the 700 block of Main Street, pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia. He was sentenced to 18 months of conditional discharge.

n Melodie L. Johnson, 36, of the 3000 block of Benton Road, pleaded guilty Dec. 13 to a charge of resisting a peace officer. She was sentenced to 18 months of conditional discharge.

n Michelle A. Sutherland, 32, Leroy, Kans., pleaded guilty Monday to charges of battery and retail theft. She was sentenced to 18 months of conditional discharge.

n Cole A. Swan, 20, of the 1000 block of South 25th Street, pleaded guilty Dec. 12 to a charge of possession of cannabis more than 2.5 grams. He was sentenced to one year of court supervision.

n Loyd E. Burke, 30, of the 4100 block of Willow Springs, pleaded guilty Dec. 12 to a charge of domestic battery. He was sentenced to 18 months of conditional discharge.

n Chalar L. Taylor, 20, of the 700 block of South 17th Street, pleaded guilty Dec. 13 to a charge of possession of cannabis more than 2.5 grams. The defendant was sentenced to one year of conditional discharge.

n Traser A. Sheeler, 21, of the 3100 block of Apple, pleaded guilty Dec. 12 to a charge of driving under the influence. The defendant was sentenced to 18 months of court supervision.

n Michael R. Scott, 24, Woodlawn, pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of driving under the influence. He was sentenced to 18 months of court supervision.

n Justin W. Simmons, 25, Dix, pleaded guilty Dec. 13 to a charge of driving under the influence. He was sentenced to 18 months of conditional discharge and five days in jail.