District Court Feb. 1 Sarah Hays, judge Traffic Operating vehicle with expired operator’s license – Crystal J. Allen, combined with no/expired registration plates, $218. Speeding – Crystal J. Allen, combined with no/expired registration plates, operating motor vehicle with expired operator’s license and failure of owner to maintain required insurance, $1,238; Chere Carter, combined with operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, $398; Juan F. Esparza, combined with no operator’s/moped license, $285; Denise R. Givens, combined with operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license and failure to use child restraint device in vehicle, $469; George M. Gray, $198; Caden M. Keyhart, $243; Jacob A. Lewis, $163; Beverly B. Marye, $173; Crystal M. Saldana, $198; Millie Thompson, combined with failure of owner to maintain required insurance, $263; Edwin A. Cadena, Drive Safe Kentucky. Failure of owner to maintain required insurance – Juan Arias, combined with no operator’s license (two counts), observed operating motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs, and DUI, $1,186 plus 90 days with credit; Tristan A. Bennett, combined with no insurance and no/expired registration plates, $318; David M. Goodman, combined with driving on DUI-suspended license and no/expired registration plates, $1,418; Margret M. Pennington, $243; Frances White, combined with disregarding stop sign and no operator’s/moped license, $918. Operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license – Amanda S. Baker, $343; Chere M. Carter, combined with speeding and failure of non-owner to maintain required insurance, $887; Jonathon L. Johnson, $393; Charles Reed, combined with failure of non-owner to maintain required insurance, $1,393; Edilser Velazquez, combined with no/expired registration plates, $418. DUI – Brianna L. Miller, $893; Edwin Rodriguez, combined with no operator’s license, $893. Failure of non-owner to maintain required insurance – Kris L. Million, $310.50. Observed operating motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs – Mayah E. Plucinski, $743. Failure to wear seatbelt – Charlie R. Minix, $25. No operator’s/moped license – Elizabeth S. Wilder, $243; Jordon C. Underwood, combined with failure to maintain required insurance and disregarding traffic regulation, $343. Disregarding traffic light – Crystal S. Mangione, combined with failure of non-owner to maintain required insurance, $668.
Misdemeanors Promoting contraband, second-degree – Larry D. Doman, Lexington, combined with possession of marijuana, $185.50 plus two days with credit. Harassment with physical contact – Matthew R. Castle, address unavailable, $1,285.50. Possession of marijuana – Anrique Ellery, address unavailable, combined with no operator’s license in possession, $310.50; Justin H. Wilks, $260.50. Disorderly conduct, second-degree – Denise Diallo, 215 Curry Court, combined with resisting arrest, $160.50 plus three days with credit. Violation of foreign EPO/DVO – Johnny Walton, 970 Milner Road, combined with fourth-degree assault, domestic violence (minor injury) – $346 plus 12 days with three days credit. Theft by unlawful taking or shoplifting – Amber D. Hendrickson, address unavailable, combined with failure to wear seatbelt, operating on suspended/revoked operator’s license, failure to maintain required insurance, second-degree wanton endangerment and second-degree fleeing or evading police, $378.50 plus four days with credit. Criminal mischief, second-degree – Anna Sears, 212 Russell Avenue, $1,324.72. False statement/misrepresentation to receive benefits – Tabitha McCarty, address unavailable, $160.50. Circuit Court Feb. 3, 10 a.m. Jeremy Mattox, judge Plea James P. Strong, 34, of Sadieville, pleaded guilty to first-degree possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor). The commonwealth recommended 18 months in prison.
Arraignment Robert Austin Gatlin, 34, Versailles, pleaded not guilty to first-degree possession of a controlled substance, third-degree possession of a controlled substance (misdemeanor), possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor) and public intoxication (misdemeanor). Feb. 3, 1 p.m. Jeremy Mattox, judge Sentencing Logan Cotterell, 23, of Versailles, was sentenced to nine years in prison for first-degree possession of a controlled substance, convicted felon in possession of a handgun, possession of drug paraphernalia and tampering with physical evidence.
Arraignment Cheryl Elaine Smith, 41, of Frankfort, pleaded not guilty to first-degree trafficking in controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor), operating a motor vehicle while under the influence (misdemeanor), possession of marijuana (misdemeanor) and failure to or improper signal (violation). Police Reports Versailles police responded to one double fatality vehicle accident, one domestic-related complaint, issued two citations/summonses and made four arrests. On Feb. 3, they responded to a double fatality on West Leestown Pike. (See story on this page) On Feb. 6, fraudulent use of a credit card was reported at a Woodson Drive home. On Feb. 7, police made an arrest on Frankfort Road for fleeing or evading police in a motor vehicle, reckless driving and other traffic violations. On Feb. 5, a hay spear worth $489.97 was reported stolen from a home on Shannon Run Road. On Feb. 6, police made an arrest at a Milner Road home for violation of a Kentucky EPO/DVO. On Feb. 5, $72 worth of hydrocodone was reported stolen from a Berry Avenue home. On Feb. 5, a citation/summons was issued on Lexington Road for possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and speeding. On Feb. 5, a citations/summons was issued on South Main Street for possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and no tail lamps. On Feb. 4, identity theft was reported on North Main Street. On Jan. 30, the shoplifting of $16.77 was reported at a convenience store on Green Gables Drive in Midway. On Feb. 3, a Chevrolet Silverado was reported vandalized on Princess Circle, with damage estimated at $100. On Feb. 3, police made an arrest on Merewood Drive for possession of heroin, possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. On Feb. 2, a Hyundai zero turn mower worth $6,000 was reported stolen from a Scotts Ferry Road home. On Jan. 27, a violation of registered sex offender residence restrictions was reported at a Russell Avenue home. Fire Reports City Firefighters made five EMS assists and installed a car seat in one vehicle from Feb. 2 to Feb. 8. On Feb. 3, they assisted with a lock-in on Oak Street. On Feb. 6, the responded to a dumpster fire on Dan Drive. On Feb. 8, they responded to a natural gas odor at Morgan and South Locust streets.
County Firefighters made three EMS assists from Feb. 1 to Feb. 8. On Feb. 1, they responded to vehicle accidents at the intersection of U.S. 60 and Midway Road and Old Frankfort Pike and Faywood Lane. On Feb. 2, they responded to two false alarms on McCracken Pike and a vehicle accident on Chestnut Lane. On Feb. 3, they responded to vehicle accidents on Leestown Road, the intersection of Kentucky 33 and the Bluegrass Parkway, Midway Road and Leestown Road and a vehicle fire on Steele Road. On Feb. 4, they responded to a vehicle accident on I-64. On Feb. 5, they responded to a false alarm on Lexington Road. On Feb. 6, they responded to a vehicle accident on Fords Mill Road. Public Records SUITS Petitions for the dissolution of marriage – Arthur T. Hutchens vs. Saprina L. Storie; Jeremy D. Proctor vs. Tamara N. Proctor. Midland Credit Management, Inc. vs. Bradford E. Mann for $20,413.61 plus interest and costs claimed due on a debt.
DEEDS Sarah Mudd to Constance Guilfoil and Duane Guilfoil, 401 South Gratz Street, Midway, $190,000. Cheri Donovan and Richard F. Tucker to Commonwealth Credit Union, Inc., 448 South Main Street, $10 and other consideration. Jeffrey Quatman and Penny Wachter to Christopher L. Hooten and Jana Michelle Hooten, 5990 Tyrone Pike, $365,000. Ball Homes, LLC to Daniel Ray Montgomery and Candice Ann Montgomery, 3031 Rosewood Drive, $364,682. Angela Hardin and Steven Hardin to Jesse Evans, 322 Domino Court East, $146,000. Andover Construction, LLC (Mike Hall, member) to Gary Sennett and Paula Sennett, 133 Classic Court, $420,641.63. Marsha Wells, as executor of the Geraldine Woodrum estate and individually, Freda Whitaker, Dennis Whitaker, Monica Keeton, Janelle Kirk, Richard Kirk, Archie Woodrum, Joseph Woodrum, Rebecca Woodrum, Jeffery Woodrum, Rose Angela Tudor, Johnnie Tudor, Jessica Rae Woodrum, Rita W. Allen, James Allen, Melvin Montgomery and Eudora Montgomery to Aaron Bays and Emily Bays, 228 West Main Street, Midway, $149,000. Kimberly Wilson and Robin Ann Parra to Samuel H. Hale and Kathy A. Hale, 186 Cypress Drive, $250,000. Timothy Ivan Bookout and Brittany G. Bookout to Josh Barrett Homes, LLC (Josh Barrett, member), 197 Browns Mill Road, $475,000. Harold Denton Jr. to Yuriy Khalus and Mariya Khalus, 250 Delaney Ferry Road, $570,000. Joahn M. Powell, Robert R. Powell and Jody Elizabeth Powell to Eric D. Zaluski and Theresa N. Zaluski, 365 South Hill Road, $290,000. Jo Ann Caskey to Tyrone Sparks and Janet Marie Sparks, 4584 Steele Road, $127,000. JPG Rental & Storage, LLC (Joseph L. Gay, member) to Nashgrove, LLC (Delia Nash, manager), 1021 Tyrone Pike, $255,200. John Varner and Heather Varner to Thomas Russell Gillespie and Alisha Gillespie, 315 Chestnut Lane, $194,900. Lane’s End Farm, LLC (Thomas Hyams, member) to Justin M. Flint and Olivia Jean Flint, 197 Macey Avenue, $168,000. Candice A. Montgomery to Janette Stone Dranchak, Kenneth George Dranchak, Brent C. Dranchak and Zhengyan Huang, 542 Sheffield Drive, $225,000. Paul D. Patterson and Allison Patterson to Stephen Hardin and Angela Hardin, 410 Normandy Road, $280,000. Larry A. Aytes, as executor of the Brenda J. Adkins estate, to Rodney Dean Ashley and Donna Ashley, 108 Briarwood Road, $336,000.
MARRIAGE LICENSE Shane Michael Copley and Diane Marie Case.