District Court Week of Nov. 4 Sarah Hays, judge Traffic Speeding – Ashley M. Blanton, $163; Luke A. Embree, $198; Gloria M. Mukaz, $198; Renata C. Scott, $198; Kareem E. Smith, state traffic school. No operator’s/moped license – Narciso B. Cruz, $243. Operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license – David N. Edelstein, $343; Wayne T. Barker, two counts, combined with failure to wear seatbelt, driving on DUI-suspended license and failure to maintain required insurance, $636 plus four days with credit. Disregarding traffic light – James Soard, $168. DUI – Ronnie W. Wheeler, $953 plus 10 days home incarceration; Ellen Bagley, $718.
Misdemeanors Possession of marijuana – Thomas A. Blackford, address unavailable, $260.50; Christopher Crump, 28 Pinckard Pike, $260.50; Lincoln R. Owens, 127 Paddock Drive, $205.50. Voyeurism – Brian L. Conner, 180 Minary Avenue, $160.50 plus 75 days, serve 15 days with credit and balance probated for two years. Possession of controlled substance, third-degree – Ronald Hale, address unavailable, $185.50 plus one day with credit. Alcohol intoxication in a public place – David C. Hartley, 124 Peach Street, combined with possession of drug paraphernalia, $260.50. Theft by unlawful taking – Cody D. Estes, Danville, $235.50. Circuit Court Nov. 6, 1 p.m. Jeremy Mattox, judge Sentencing Christopher Bentley, 40, of Versailles, was placed on three years probation (complete 90 days long-term treatment) and order to pay $4,798 restitution for theft by failure to make required disposition of property, two counts of theft of identity of another without consent, second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, two counts of theft by unlawful taking (over $500) and theft by deception (under $500) and second-degree burglary. A 10-year prison sentence was suspended. Eric W. Blake, 38, of Versailles, was sentenced to one year in prison for first-degree possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor). Bradford Dean Brumback, 25, of Lawrenceburg, was placed on three years pretrial diversion and ordered to pay $881 restitution for theft by unlawful taking (over $500). If Brumback successfully completes his period of diversion, the charge will be dismissed and he will not serve a three-year prison sentence. Robert Austin Gatlin, 23, of Versailles, was placed on five years probation and ordered to pay $475 restitution for four counts of receiving stolen property and three counts of theft by unlawful taking (under $500). A four-year prison sentence was suspended. Mandy M. Greenlee, 45, of Springfield, was placed on three years probation for first-degree possession of a controlled substance. An 18-month prison sentence was suspended. Allison N. Jivery, 19, of Versailles, was placed on three years probation for theft by unlawful taking (firearm), receiving stolen property (firearm) and theft by unlawful taking (over $500). A 30-month prison sentence was suspended. Tonya Rena Tucker, 40, of Versailles, was sentenced to one year in prison for first-degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor) and possession of marijuana (misdemeanor).
Pleas Kenneth D. Burress, 52, of Campbellsville, pleaded guilty to first-degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor), failure of owner to maintain required insurance (misdemeanor) and no/expired registration plates (violation). The commonwealth recommended 18 months in prison and a $500 fine. Billie O. Ellis, 57, of Lexington, pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree possession of a controlled substance, third-degree possession of a controlled substance (misdemeanor), possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor) and a controlled substance prescription not in original container (misdemeanor). The commonwealth recommended 18 months in prison.
Arraignments Bryan T. Carroll, 42, of Versailles, pleaded not guilty to first-degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor) and second-degree escape. Stacey M. Sutherland, 43, of Versailles, pleaded not guilty to first-degree possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor).
Dismissed Charges of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, trafficking in marijuana (less than 8 ounces), possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor), operating a motor vehicle while under the influence (misdemeanor), failure of owner to maintain required insurance (misdemeanor), failure to or improper signal (violation) and careless driving (violation) against Jeremy L. Smith (deceased) were dismissed.
Probation Ashley N. Walls, 30, of Versailles, was ordered to serve out a one-year prison sentence for violating terms of her pretrial diversion for first-degree possession of a controlled substance.
Trial Steve D. Abbott Jr., 29, of Versailles, was ordered to return for a Jan. 30-31 jury trial to face charges of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (two counts), sell/transfer simulated controlled substance (misdemeanor), three counts of contempt of court, two counts of receiving stolen property (over $500), convicted felon in possession of a firearm, theft by unlawful taking (over $500), tampering with physical evidence and third-degree burglary.
Indictments (October) Bryan T. Carroll, 42, of Versailles, charged with first-degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor) and second-degree escape. Tiffany Ann Shepherd, 27, of Lexington, charged with first-degree sexual abuse. Amy Skaggs, 49, of Clayton, N.C., charged with public intoxication (misdemeanor), first-degree possession of a controlled substance, tampering with physical evidence, possession of marijuana (misdemeanor) and possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor). Police Reports Versailles police responded to two vehicle accidents with injuries, 25 non-injury accidents, one domestic-related complaint and issued one citation/summons. On Nov. 2 at 3:20 p.m., a Chevrolet Silverado driven by Jefferey G. Garrison, 53, of Frankfort, and a Toyota Rav 4 driven by Patsy K. Faulconer, 78, of Frankfort, were eastbound on Frankfort Road. After passing Midway Road, Garrison’s vehicle rear-ended Faulconer’s. Garrison told police he’d received a text message and looked down at his cell phone just before the crash. Woodford County EMS personnel responded to the scene. On Nov. 3 at 6:58 a.m., a Nissan Rogue driven by Selina Ignacio, 49, of Lexington, was southbound on Hedden Road when she crossed into the northbound lane and struck a Hyundai Sonata driven by Jose Eslobar, 27, of 213 Curry Court. Eslobar was taken to Bluegrass Community Hospital. Ignacio was cited for no operator’s/moped license and no insurance. On Nov. 9, shoplifting of $100 in merchandise was reported at Kroger. On Nov. 11, a 2004 Ford Taurus worth $4,000 was reported stolen on High Street. On Nov. 8, a $20 bill was reported stolen from a purse wallet at Speedway. On Nov. 7, $35 worth of Buprenorphine was reported stolen from a home on Bryanwood Drive. On Nov. 6, a citation/summons was issued at a Lexington Street gas station for possession of marijuana. On Nov. 7, a white iPhone XR worth $700 was reported stolen from a vehicle on United Drive. On Nov. 4, a Kentucky EPO was reported violated on Dan Drive. On Nov. 4, car stereo equipment worth $50 was reported stolen from a vehicle on the Bluegrass Parkway. On Nov. 4, a stolen Dodge Ram 2500 worth $20,000 was recovered on the Bluegrass Parkway. On Nov. 4, police served a bench warrant at the Holiday Inn Express and Suites and made an arrest for trafficking in methamphetamine. On Nov. 4, possession of $15 worth of marijuana was reported on Clifton Road. Fire Reports City Firefighters made 14 EMS assists during the past week. On Nov. 5, they responded to a gas smell on Oak Street. On Nov. 7, they responded to a vehicle accident on Tyrone Pike. On Nov. 8, they responded to a carbon monoxide detector activation on Southland Drive and a vehicle accident at the intersection of the U.S. 60 Bypass and Crossfield Drive. On Nov. 9, they responded to a house fire on Eagle Crest Drive (see photos on the front page). On Nov. 10, they responded to a fire alarm but no fire on Crossfield Drive and a medical alarm malfunction on North Main Street.
County On Nov. 5, they responded to a vehicle accident on the Bluegrass Parkway at mile marker 66 and checked a controlled burn on Tyrone Pike. On Nov. 6, they checked out a report of vehicle accidents on the Bluegrass Parkway and U.S. 60 East, a grass fire on the Bluegrass Parkway and checked a controlled burn on Paynes Mill Road. On Nov. 7, they responded to a vehicle accident on Troy Pike, a false alarm on Pinckard Pike, and investigated a carbon monoxide detector on Martin Drive. On Nov. 8, they responded to a vehicle accident on Fords Mill Road. On Nov. 9, they responded to a false alarm on Frankfort Road, a water flow alarm on Georgetown Road, and a house fire on Eagle Crest Drive. On Nov. 10, they assisted in a missing persons investigation on Johnson Street. On Nov. 11, they responded to a candle wax fire on Mallard Park. Public Records Suits Kentucky Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company (Aaron B. Carmickle) vs. Crystal S. Mangione, et al., for damages and costs related to July 17 vehicle accident. OneMain Financial Group, LLC vs. William Lear for $8,405.99 plus costs and attorney fee claimed due on a debt. Kentucky Bank vs. Linlee McKay for $10,161.99 plus interest, late charges, penalty, costs and attorney fees claimed due on a debt. Kathryn Lee McDaniel vs. Kenneth D. McDaniel III for orders forbidding contact with minor child and for Ilene and Scott Stoess to be granted temporary custody of minor child. Amerifirst Financial Corporation vs. Edward Crowley, et al., for $379,411.79 plus late fees, costs, attorney fee and other advances. Midland Funding, LLC vs. Marsha Tate for $5,534.98 plus interest and costs claimed due on a debt. Charles Goodwin vs. Tiffany E. Morris for sole custody of minor child.
DEEDS Homer Michael Freeny Jr., as trustee of the Homer Michael Freeny Jr. Trust, to City of Midway, 22.04 acres on Georgetown Road (Ky. Highway 341), $991,800. Homer Michael Freeny Jr., as trustee of the Homer Michael Freeny Jr. Trust, to City of Midway, 15.485 acres on Georgetown Road (Ky. Highway 341), $464,550. Volodymyr Kurdelchuk and Nina Kurdelchuk to Inna Kurdelchuk, 1000 Curry Place Drive and 4.97 acres on Lillards Ferry Road, other consideration. Tony R. Foley and Rachelle Foley to Otha Foley and Alice Roseann Foley, 121 Big Sink Pike, $83,000. William R. Selby to Lisa A. Holmes, 340 Winton Road, $255,000. Anthony A. Cook and Megan N. Cook to Myles A. Hagedorn and Ronni E. Hagedorn, 120 Kilmer Street, $143,000. Dennis Witten and Kenneth F. Witten, individually and as trustee for the benefit of Marsha Rose Witten, to Wendell D. Washington and Tambra J. Wooldridge, 785 Nancy Street, $175,000. Carl Ellis and Genille Ellis to Neil Vasilakes and Rachel Vasilakes, 205-209 Lexington Street, $275,500. Gail W. Schact to Ilya Sharapov and Stacey Sharapov, 420 South Winter Street, Midway, $245,000. Neil Vasilakes and Rachel Vasilakes to Clinton Thomas Meier, 30.602 acres at 5500 Eire Lane (formerly 5500 Troy Pike), $750,000. Rex A. Johnson and Susan E. Johnson to Lawrence Wayne Pennington and Nora Elaine Pennington, 424 Paddock Drive, $306,450. Norbmac, LLC (Timothy J. Cambron, member and manager) to WSG Holdings, LLC (Laura Wes, manager), 385 Crossfield Drive (office/warehouse building), $800,000. Bridget Cain, as executor of the Tommy Tilghman estate and individually, Bob Cain and Shaun Sayre to Community Ventures Corporation (Brenda K. Weaver, president), 289 Bryanwood Drive, $119,000. James M. Sills to Walter E. Schott III and Walter E. Schott IV, 161 North Street, $49,000. Charlet Jane Ethington and John T. Ethington III to Justin Werner, 325 Lynnwood Drive, $178,700. Ball Homes, LLC to Sheila Ann Carrico, 437 Hastings Lane, $268,058. Curtis Langston and Patricia O. Langston to Helen E. Williamson and Georgene H. Winkler, 1000 Rose Ridge Lane, $287,000. LK Real-Estate, LLC (Linsey Mosley and Kenneth Holbrook, members) to Ridge View Real Estate, LLC (Kenneth Holbrook and Ella R. Holbrook, members), 59 Indian Mound Alley, $1, quitclaim deed. Ball Homes, LLC to Violet R. Kelley, 212 Brunswick Circle, $259,118. Anastasia M. Frankart and Nicholas Joseph Frankart to James Stuerzenberger and Caitlyn Stuerzenberger, 449 Quail Run Road, $257,000. Teresa G. Blevins to SPR Management Company, LLC (James Bradley Lawson, manager), 120 Virginia Avenue, $37,500. Kentucky Housing Corporation to Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, 268 Bryanwood Drive, $1 and other consideration. Anna M. Guion to Anna M. Guion, as trustee of the Anna M. Guion Trust, 416 Marsailles Road, other consideration. Melissa S. Wingo and Paula D. Wingo to Paul D. Wingo and Melissa S. Wingo, as trustees of the Paul and Melissa Wingo Trust, 1085 Cedar Ridge Drive, other consideration. Jerry Mitchell Johnson and Robin B. Johnson to Christopher M. Gullette and Sunday Melody Rice, 120 South Hill Road, $180,000. John Marion Walling and Beverly McClain Walling to Kristopher Marcus Walling, 6394 McCowans Ferry Road, $100,000. Debbie Donnell, as executor of the Olivia Ward Routt estate, to Becnol Enterprises, LLC (William J. Routt and Jeff Serber, managers), .187 acre on Henton Road, $170,000. David Cordle and Petra Cordle to Commonwealth Custom Homes, LLC (David Cordle and Christian Tackett, members), 490 Ashley Place, $58,300. Legends Development, LLC (Robert DeArmond, member) to DeArmond Construction & Remodeling, Inc. (Robert DeArmond, president), 207 Prospect Place, $69,250. James M. Stuerzenberger and Caitlyn Stuerzenberger to Kyle W. Snapp, 3420 Tyrone Pike, $162,500. Robert Dane Wade and Sheila Kay Wade to Pinckard Baptist Church, Inc., 2.118 acres on Pinckard Pike, $52,000. Anne M. Carlsson, as trustee of Chloe’s Trust, to Sugar Hill Farm, LLC (Anne M. Carlsson, member), 28.47 acres on Sugar Hill Road and 265 Sugar Hill Road, other consideration. Freddie C. Alexander, as executor of the Robert L. Alexander estate, to Jill Baker Guillen and Antonio I. Guillen, 196 McCowans Ferry Alley, $170,000. Carrie D. Davidson to J. Cody Davidson, 816 Pheasant Lane, $1, quitclaim deed. Edward A. Geilear to William D. Vanderwater, 6007 Canonero Way, $295,000.
MARRIAGE LICENSES Jeremy Scott Wells and Summer Marie Juantes-Camacho; Brooke Hammond Andrew and Ethan Kirby Weaver; Josephine Noelle Degler and Dillan Scott Shaffer; Leah Rose Miller and Thomas Fletcher Wade; Denys Diaz Gutierrez and Marlon Osvaldo Garcia.