Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

November 10, 2013

Area sentencings


Kokomo Tribune

---- — • Marvell L. Townsend, 42, convicted in Howard Superior Court 4 of Class D felony strangulation, was sentenced to 940 days of in-home detention and pay court costs and in-home detention fees.

• Krista Vanwinkle, convicted in Howard Superior Court 4 of petition to revoke, was sentenced to the remainder of her suspended sentence of 118 days.

• Alvin K. Poe, 53, convicted in Howard Superior Court 1 of Class D felony possession of methamphetamines and battery, was sentenced on each count to three years executed in prison to be run concurrently and as well pay court costs.

• Ernest D. Ryan, 57, convicted in Howard Superior Court 4 of Class C felony driving while a habitual traffic offender and Class D felony possession of meth, was sentenced to eight years with six years executed on count and three years, all executed, on count two with the sentences to run concurrently. As conditions of probation, he was ordered to pay court costs and probation fees.

• Jordan Etherington, convicted in Howard Superior Court 2 of Class D felony receiving stolen property, was sentenced to three years with 30 days executed and the balance on probation with the conditions he complete and pay for the Employment Program and Thinking For A Change Program, as well pay restitution, court costs and probation fees. He also was convicted of Class D felony theft and sentenced to 2 ½ years with 26 days executed. The sentences were ordered to run consecutively.

• Max Gomez Jr., convicted in Howard Superior Court 2 of Class A misdemeanor resisting law enforcement, was sentenced to one year with 40 days executed and the balance on probation with the conditions pay court costs and probation fees.

• Randall Gascho, convicted in Howard Superior Court 2 of Class D felony residential entry, was sentenced to 18 months with 186 days executed and the balance on probation with the conditions he pay court costs and probation fees.

• George F. Wilkins, 41, convicted in Howard Superior Court 1 of Class D felony theft, was sentenced to three years with 308 days executed and the balance on probation with the conditions he complete and pay for drug and alcohol treatment as well pay restitution, court costs and probation fees.

• Zachary Burkhead, 28, convicted in Howard Superior Court 1 of Class D felony unlawful possession of a syringe, was sentenced to three years with 730 days executed on in-home detention and the balance on probation with the conditions he complete and pay for drug and alcohol treatment as well pay court costs and probation fees.

• Jordan McCartry, convicted in Howard Circuit Court, of petition to revoke a suspended sentence, was sentenced to six months with 180 days of his suspended sentence in jail and an extended six months of probation.

• Trisha Taylor, convicted in Howard Circuit Court of petition to revoke a suspended sentence, was sentenced to 60 days of her suspended sentence and an extended two months of probation.

• Shayne Ridenour, convicted in Howard Circuit Court of Class D felony welfare fraud, was sentenced to three years with 54 days executed and the balance on probation with the conditions he pay restitution, court costs and probation fees.

• Melissa Biddle, convicted in Howard Circuit Court of non-compliance with in-home detention, was sentenced to two years of her suspended sentence.

• Robert W. James, 36, convicted in Howard Superior Court 1 of Class D felony possession of meth and possession of precursor with the intent to manufacture meth, was sentenced on each count to three years executed to be run consecutively and pay court costs and probation fees.

• Clymenia S. Fielder, 55, convicted in Howard Superior Court 1 of Class D felony domestic battery, was sentenced to 540 days executed and pay court costs.

• Kevin D. Shafer, 26, convicted in Howard Superior Court 1 of Class B misdemeanor visiting a common nuisance, was sentenced to 180 days executed and pay court costs.

• Randall Youngren, 33, convicted in Howard Superior Court 1 of Class A misdemeanor invasion of privacy, was sentenced to one year with 100 days executed and the balance on probation with the conditions he pay court costs and probation fees.

• Andrew Stone, convicted in Howard Superior Court 1 of petition to revoke a suspended sentence, was sentenced to 76 days of his suspended sentence and returned to probation and in-home detention.

• Amanda J. Hahn, convicted in howard Superior Court 1 of petition to revoke a suspended sentence, was sentenced to 1,315 days of her suspended sentence.

• Mary K. Fowler, 40, convicted in Howard Superior Court 1 of Class A misdemeanor conversion, was sentenced to one year with 262 days executed and the balance on probation with the conditions she pay restitution, court costs and probation fees.