Twelve Defendants entered a guilty plea in Caldwell County Circuit Court on Tuesday, Sept. 7, before Judge C.A. Woodall III.

Proceedings were as follows on the docket before Judge Woodall.

Guilty pleas

• Tanya M. Jones entered a guilty plea and was granted probation on first degree possession of methamphetamine, and drug paraphernalia, buy/possess.

• Jessica D. McCurin entered a guilty plea and was set for sentencing Dec. 7 on failure to report change in order to receive benefits.

• Ciera Lynn Gibbs entered a guilty plea, waived PSI and was sentenced to two years and a day to run consecutive to any sentence now serving on second degree criminal possession of a forged instrument. A charge of first degree persistent felony offender was dismissed.

• Sharral M. Perks entered a guilty plea, waived PSI and had probation granted on second degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, amended from first degree, and theft by deception including cold checks under $10,000.

• Cecil W. Bennett Jr. entered a guilty plea and was set for sentencing Dec. 7 on convicted felon in possession of a firearm.

• Awstyn Gage Lamar entered a guilty plea and was set for sentencing Dec. 7 on first degree fleeing or evading police in a motor vehicle, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, and four counts of first degree wanton endangerment of a police officer. Charges of speeding 26 miles per hour over the limit, reckless driving and failure to or improper signal were dismissed.

• Michael Roche entered a guilty plea, waived PSI and was sentenced to four years on complicity of cultivation of marijuana, five or more plants, and 12 months on complicity to drug paraphernalia, buy/possess. A charge of complicity to endangering the welfare of a minor was dismissed.

• Michael P. Martin entered a guilty plea, waived PSI and was sentenced to a $200 fine, a service fee and a 90 day driver’ license suspension, as well as he is to attend an alcohol/drug education class on a charge of operating a motor vehicle under the influence of a substance, 45 days on a charge of marijuana possession, one year and six months on first degree possession of methamphetamine, and 12 months on drug paraphernalia, buy/possess.

• David Shannon Wallace entered a guilty plea and was set for sentencing Jan. 4, 2022, on first degree possession of methamphetamine, and drug paraphernalia, buy/possess. A charge of failure to wear a seat belt was dismissed.

• Bryce Alan Vilt entered a guilty plea, waived PSI and was granted probation on first degree possession of methamphetamine, and drug paraphernalia, buy/possess.

• Mark Gillespie entered a guilty plea and was set for sentencing Dec. 7 on first degree possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, and drug paraphernalia, buy/possess.

• Angel Marie Burnett entered a guilty plea, waived PSI and was sentenced to 30 days on operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs, 90 days on failure of non-owner operator to maintain require insurance, 90 days on operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, 12 months on theft by unlawful taking/disposition shoplifting under $500, 12 months on drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, and two years and one day on first degree possession of methamphetamine.

Continued

• Dustin Dakota Faughn is to have a summons mailed and was continued to Dec. 7.

• Stacie D. Merritt was continued for review to Jan. 4, 2022 on two counts of false statement/misrepresent to receive benefits over $100.

• Betty F. Paz was continued to Dec. 7 on theft by unlawful taking/disposition, all others.

• Gregory W. Walker was continued for review to Dec. 7 in two cases.

• Sabrina Faye Wilkerson was continued for review to Jan. 4, 2022.

• Shannon Burton was continued for arraignment to Feb. 1, 2022 on complicity to first degree trafficking in methamphetamine.

• Kyron Cain was continued for arraignment Feb. 1, 2022, on complicity to first degree trafficking in methamphetamine, and first degree persistent felony offender.

• Jeffrey Alexander Williams was set for arraignment Dec. 7 in four cases on two counts of trafficking in methamphetamine, first degree, tampering with physical evidence, and second degree persistent felony offender.

• Kyam J. Wethington was continued for arraignment to Dec. 7 on no/expired registration plates, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of a substance, first degree possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, and third degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified.

• Autumn Epperson is to have a summons mailed and was continued to Dec. 7 on first degree possession of methamphetamine, and drug paraphernalia, buy/possess.

• Matthew Seth Oliver was set for arraignment Feb. 1 on unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, operating a motor vehicle

• Matthew Seth Oliver was continued to arraignment on unauthorized use motor vehicle, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of a substance, first degree possession of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess.

• Gerald L. Watson was continued for arraignment to Dec. 7 on first degree possession of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, and possession of marijuana.

• Dylan Shaw McKinney was continued for arraignment Dec. 7 on enhancement of first degree possession of methamphetamine, convicted felon in possession of a handgun, driving on a DUI suspended license, and failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance.

Pretrial conferences

• Joseph Conrad Young entered a not guilty plea and was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 4, 2022, in two cases on two counts of second degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, two counts of second degree burglary, and two counts of first degree sodomy, incapable of consent/physically helpless.

• Donald R. Adams was appointed a public defender, entered a not guilty plea and was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 4, 2022, in two cases on two counts of complicity to first degree trafficking in methamphetamine.

• Jason McGregor was appointed a public advocate, entered a not guilty plea, and was set for a Jan. 4, 2022 in two cases on two counts of first degree trafficking in methamphetamine, and second degree persistent felony offender.

• Robert H. Butler was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on three counts of criminal littering, two counts of third degree criminal trespass, three counts of illegal take/pursue deer/wild turkey, cultivation of marijuana, five or more plants, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, and illegal taking migratory bird.

• Joshua L. Sights was appointed a public defender, entered a not guilty plea and was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 4 on first degree fleeing or evading police in a motor vehicle, first degree wanton endangerment of a police officer, and second degree fleeing or evading police on foot, reckless driving, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, driving on DUI suspended license, and speeding 26 miles per hour over/greater.

• Baylee K. Wells was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 in six cases on theft by unlawful taking/disposition firearm, two counts of first degree possession methamphetamine, two counts of drug paraphernalia, first degree trafficking in methamphetamine, first degree possession of methamphetamine, second degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified.

• Timothy J. Daniel was appointed a public defender, entered a not guilty plea and was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 in two cases on first degree criminal mischief, attempted theft by unlawful taking/disposition all others $10,000 or more but under $1,000,000, four counts of third degree burglary, and first degree criminal mischief. In a separate case, he was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on theft by unlawful taking/disposition controlled substance under $10,000.

• Demetrius L. Hollowell entered a not guilty plea and was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 4, 2022, in two cases on first degree possession of methamphetamine, and drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, third degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified, possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, and first degree persistent felony offender, first degree trafficking in methamphetamine, and first degree persistent felony offender.

• Kaylob J. Meeks was appointed a public defender, entered a not guilty plea and was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 4, 2022, on first degree trafficking in methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, possession of marijuana, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, possession of an open alcohol beverage container in a motor vehicle, and failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance.

• Cortney E. Davis entered a not guilty plea and was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 4, 2022, on theft by unlawful taking/disposition auto $10,000 but less than $1,000,000, first degree criminal mischief, violating graves, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, theft by unlawful taking/disposition auto $1,000 but less than $10,000, and first degree criminal mischief.

• Preston L. Nichols entered a not guilty plea and was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on third degree criminal trespassing, resisting arrest, theft by unlawful taking/disposition all others, third degree assault of a police/probation officer, and drug paraphernalia, buy/possess.

• Phillip W. Adams was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, first degree fleeing or evading police in a motor vehicle, first degree wanton endangerment, first degree wanton endangerment of a police officer, and first degree persistent felony offender.

• Jared J. Asbridge was set for a pretrial conference in two cases on public intoxication on a controlled substance excluding alcohol, controlled substance prescription not in original container, first degree possession of opiate, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, failure to wear a seat belt, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, resisting arrest, possession of marijuana, possession of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, and second degree disorderly conduct.

• Henry Harris III was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on theft by unlawful taking, all others $10,000 or more but under $1,000,000.

• Kendra J. Tonjes was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on complicity to cultivation of marijuana, five or more plants, complicity to drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, and complicity to endangering the welfare of a minor.

• Dawson L. Close was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on second degree trafficking in a controlled substance, drug unspecified, third degree trafficking in a controlled substance, drug unspecified, trafficking in marijuana, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, and failure to or improper signal.

• Earl Ray Cook was set for a pretrial conference in Trigg County on theft by deception including cold checks under $10,000, and first degree persistent felony offender.

• William Franklin Guill was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 4, 2022, on promoting sex performance by a minor, prohibited use of an electronic communications system to procure a minor for sex offense, and distribution of obscene matter.

• Stormie K. Hill was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 4, 2022, on first degree wanton endangerment.

• Lawrence Lozano was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on first degree trafficking in methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, convicted felon in possession of a firearm, and receiving stolen property (firearm).

• Wayne McGee was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on theft by deception including cold checks under $10,000.

• Jesse D. Sowell was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7, with a bench warrant issued for failure to appear, with no bond, in three cases on charges of two counts of public intoxication on a controlled substance excluding alcohol, two counts of first degree possession of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, resisting arrest, illegal possession of a legend drug, attempted theft by deception including cold checks under $500, third degree criminal trespassing and first degree criminal possession of a forged instrument.

• Kyle V. Harper was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 4 on second degree disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, and first degree possession of methamphetamine.

• Nicholas R. Herndon revoked bond and was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on complicity to first degree trafficking in methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, no/expired registration plates, and failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance.

• Tiffany Tyler Herndon was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 and is to have a summons mailed on complicity to first degree trafficking in methamphetamine, and possession of synthetic drugs.

• Aliz’Juan D. Redd-Pierce was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7, and was issued a bench warrant for failure to appear with no bond, on charges of possession of marijuana, and first degree possession of methamphetamine.

• Courtney Davis was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 4, 2022, on complicity to first degree trafficking in methamphetamine, complicity to possession of synthetic drugs, complicity to possession of marijuana, and complicity to drug paraphernalia, buy/possess.

• Jason Lee Dearing was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 4, 2022, on first degree sexual abuse.

• Lanna G. hale was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on theft by unlawful taking/disposition auto $500 or more but under $10,000, and first degree possession of methamphetamine.

• Jimmie R. Haynes was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 4, 2020, on first degree trafficking in methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, and convicted felon in possession of a handgun,.

• Amy N. Corne was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 4, 2022, on first degree criminal mischief.

• Steven J. Downs was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 4, 2022, on fourth degree assault — domestic violence with minor injury, first degree strangulation, and resisting arrest.

• Shawn M. Lemley was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on theft by deception including cold checks under $10,000.

• Alexander R. Ramirez was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on second degree assault.

• Michael B. Riley was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, first degree possession of methamphetamine, and first degree promoting contraband.

• Joshua Roger Stroede was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on fourth degree assault with minor injury, resisting arrest, and third degree assault of a police/probation officer.

• Earl W. Cansler was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7 on failure to dim headlights, first degree fleeing or evading police in a motor vehicle, first degree wanton endangerment of a police officer, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, failure to register transfer of motor vehicle, improper registration plate, failure to comply with helmet law over 21 years of age, and operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license.

• Dustin L. Cooper was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 4, 2022, on convicted felon in possession of a firearm, reckless driving, first degree wanton endangerment of a police officer, failure to wear a seat belt, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, and first degree persistent felony offender.

• Billy W. Newberry was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 7, with a bench warrant issued for failure to appear with no bond on fourth degree assault, domestic violence with minor injury and second degree strangulation.