Thirteen defendants entered a guilty plea in Caldwell County Circuit Court on Oct. 1, before Judge C.A. Woodall III.

Proceedings were as follows on the docket:

Guilty pleas:

• Elijah D. Anderson entered a guilty plea and was set for sentencing Nov. 5 on first-degree criminal mischief and retaliating against participant in legal process.

• John L. Bennett entered a guilty plea in two cases on complicity to first-degree possession of methamphetamine, complicity to possession of marijuana, complicity to second-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified, and complicity to drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs, first-degree possession of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess and illegal possession of a legend drug. A charge of no tail lamps was dismissed.

• Jeri K. Hammons entered a guilty plea, waived PSI and was sentenced to two years on first-degree fleeing or evading police, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs, possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, two counts of first-degree wanton endangerment, receiving stolen property $10,000 or more, first-degree criminal mischief, operating on suspended/revoked driver's license and third-degree assault of a police/probation officer. He was sentenced to two years, 14 days, 12 months license suspension and was fined $150, 45 days, 12 months, two years, two years, two years, eight years, two years, 90 days and two years, respectively.

• Christopher A. Odom entered a guilty plea, waived PSI and was sentenced to one year to run consecutive to Lyon County indictments for a total of six years on second-degree escape.

• Randall F. Whitworth entered a guilty plea, waived PSI and was sentenced to 12 months, one year, 90 days and 90 days to run consecutive to another case for a total of three years and is to run consecutive to any time now being served on complicity to drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, complicity to first-degree possession of methamphetamine, failure to wear seat belt, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, driving on suspended/revoked license. In a second case, he entered a guilty plea, waived PSI and was sentenced to two years and 12 months on first-degree complicity to trafficking in methamphetamine and complicity to trafficking in marijuana.

• Angela Egbert entered a guilty plea and had sentencing set for Nov. 5 on first-degree fleeing or evading police in a motor vehicle, reckless driving and disregarding a stop sign.

• Adam L. Hughes entered a guilty plea and was set for sentencing Nov. 5 on two counts of illegal possession of a legend drug, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, receiving stolen property (firearm) and receiving stolen property under $500. A charge of first-degree possession of methamphetamine was dismissed.

• Austin M. King entered a guilty plea and was set for sentencing Nov. 13 in two cases on four counts of first-degree promoting contraband.

• Christina Lee Mull entered a guilty plea and was set for sentencing Nov. 5 on first-degree criminal trespassing, amended from second-degree burglary, second-degree attempted burglary and public intoxication on a controlled substance excluding alcohol.

• Micah D. Ramey entered a guilty plea and was set for sentencing Nov. 5 on resisting arrest, second-degree fleeing or evading police, amended from first degree on foot, and failure to notify address change to the Department of Transportation.

• Kolten C. Shear entered a guilty plea and probation granted on receiving stolen property under $500, amended from under $10,000.

• Sonja Traylor entered a guilty plea, waived PSI and was sentenced to three years and three years respectively on first-degree possession of methamphetamine and first-degree promoting contraband. A charge of second-degree persistent felony offender was dismissed.

• Christopher P. Vinson entered a guilty plea, waived PSI and was sentenced to 90 days, $25 fine, 90 days, and two years and one day to run consecutive to sentence now serving on driving on a suspended/revoked license, no/expired registration plates, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance and first-degree possession of methamphetamine. Charges of tampering with physical evidence and no trailer plate were dismissed.

Continued:

• Cecil S. Brown was continued for review to Dec. 3.

• Chasity S. Brown was continued for review to Nov. 5.

• Michael D. Copeland was continued for review to Nov. 5.

• Megan D. Davis was continued for review to Nov. 5.

• Tiffany L. Embrey was continued for review to Nov. 5.

• Gina Nichole Jefferson was continued for review to Nov. 5.

• Keon B. Lacy was continued for review to Nov. 5 and is to have a summons mailed.

• Stacie D. Merritt was continued for review to Nov. 5 on two counts of false statement/misrepresent to receive benefits over $100.

• Betty F. Paz was continued for review to Nov. 5 on theft by unlawful taking/disposition, all others.

• Donnie E. Riley was continued for review to Nov. 5.

• Jennifer A. Stallins was continued for review to Dec. 2.

• Stephen Crocker was continued per an agreed order to Nov. 4 in Lyon County on 13 counts of possess/view matter portray sexual performance by minor and prohibited use of electronic communication system to procure a minor/perform a sex offense.

• Bradley Scott McGregor was continued to Nov. 5 on first-degree possession of methamphetamine and complicity to drug paraphernalia, buy/possess.

• Kursten Ann Myers was continued to Nov. 5 on driving on a suspended/revoked license, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, first-degree possession of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, and third-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug unspecified.

• Calvin William Russell was continued to Jan. 7, 2020, on theft by unlawful taking/disposition auto-$500 or more but under $10,000, receiving stolen property under $500 and receiving stolen property under $10,000.

• Jesse W. Adams was continued for review to Nov. 5 with probation granted.

• Clifton Glenn McKinney was continued to Nov. 5 with a pretrial conference already set on failure to comply with sex offender registration.

• Bryce A. Vilt was continued to Jan. 7, 2020, on public intoxication of a controlled substance excluding alcohol and first-degree possession of an opiate.

Pretrial conferences:

• Eladio Castaneda was served a bench warrant, revoked bond and has a pretrial conference set for Nov. 5 on convicted felon in possession of a handgun, failure to notify address change to the Department of Transportation, first-degree possession of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, and first-degree persistent felony offender.

• Andrew A. Avendano-Judd was continued for a pretrial conference to Jan. 7, 2020, on fourth-degree assault, domestic violence with minor injury and two counts of first-degree wanton endangerment of a police officer.

• David Bates was set for a pretrial conference Nov. 5 on receiving stolen property under $10,000 and receiving stolen property $10,000 or more.

• Heather Denise Hudson entered a not guilty plea and was set for a pretrial conference Nov. 5 on first-degree trafficking in methamphetamine, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, buy/possess.

• Christopher S. Mullinix entered a not guilty plea and was set for a pretrial conference Nov. 5 on theft by unlawful taking, disposition auto-$500 or more but under $10,000, disregarding a stop sign, first-degree fleeing or evading police in a motor vehicle, first-degree wanton endangerment of a police officer, first-degree wanton endangerment, reckless driving, driving on a DUI suspended license and first-degree persistent felony offender.

• Bobby G. Spikes entered a not guilty plea and was set for a pretrial conference Nov. 5 on first-degree trafficking in cocaine, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance and no/expired registration plates.

• Jennifer Christine Strait entered a not guilty plea and was set for a pretrial conference Nov. 5 on driving on a suspended/revoked license, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, leaving an accident/failure to render aid or assistance with death or serious injury, first-degree assault, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs, and two counts of first-degree wanton endangerment.

• Nikonia J. Ware entered a not guilty plea and was set for a pretrial conference Nov. 5 on first-degree trafficking in methamphetamine.

• Daniel Adcock revoked bond and already had a pretrial conference set for Nov. 5 on complicity to theft by unlawful taking/disposition shoplifting $500 or more but under $10,000, first-degree possession of methamphetamine, failure to notify address change to the Department of Transportation, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess and second-degree persistent felony offender.

• Jeffrey A. Dunkerson was set for a pretrial conference Nov. 5 on failure to comply with sex offender registration and first-degree persistent felony offender.

• Gary Franklin Ingle was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 3 on purchase/possess KY hunt/fish license suspended/revoked other state, illegal take/pursue deer/wild turkey, and convicted felon in possession of a firearm.

• Cameron D. Malone was set for a pretrial conference Nov. 5 on complicity to first-degree robbery.

• Cynthia D. Pentecost was set for a pretrial conference Nov. 5 in two cases on first-degree possession of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, no/expired registration plates, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, operating on a suspended/revoked operator's license, first-degree possession of methamphetamine, first-degree possession of cocaine and drug paraphernalia, buy/possess.

• Christina L. Riggs was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 3 on second-degree possession of a forged instrument, theft of identity of another without consent and second-degree persistent felony offender.

• Cheri Lynn Shaw revoked bond and already had a pretrial conference set for Dec. 3 on drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, and first-degree possession of methamphetamine.

• Andrew Tinsley was set for a pretrial conference Nov. 5 in three cases on alcohol intoxication in a public place, first-degree possession of cocaine, tampering with physical evidence, first-degree persistent felony offender, fourth-degree assault, domestic, violation of Kentucky E.P.O./D.V.O. and first-degree persistent felony offender.

• Joseph D. Traylor was set for a pretrial conference Nov. 5 on complicity to drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, and complicity to first-degree possession of methamphetamine.

Sentenced:

• Joshua D. Velten had deferred sentence set aside and he was sentenced to two years on second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument.

• Ashley N. Laureano was sentenced to two years and one day and 12 months respectively on first-degree trafficking in methamphetamine and second-degree wanton endangerment.

• Taylor Anderson was sentenced to three years, 12 months, three years, three years, and three years respectively on complicity to first-degree possession of methamphetamine, complicity to drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, first-degree possession of cocaine, trafficking in marijuana and complicity to first-degree wanton endangerment.

• Andreanna Leigh Gillaspie was sentenced to three years on complicity to first-degree wanton endangerment to run consecutive to another case for three years and 45 days on first-degree promoting contraband and possession of marijuana for a total of six years.

• William Graves Jr. was sentenced to five years and five years on convicted felon in possession of a handgun and receiving stolen property (firearm).

• Donnie Ray Adams Jr. revoked probation and was sentenced to one year. In a separate case, he entered a guilty plea and was sentenced to 90 days, 18 months and 90 days respectively on failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first-degree possession of opiate and operating on a suspended/revoked operator's license to run consecutive to another case and also a Lyon County case.

• Gavin L. Grissom was sentenced in three cases to a total of six years on first-degree trafficking in methamphetamine, complicity to first-degree possession of methamphetamine, complicity to drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, first-degree possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, receiving stolen property (firearm), second-degree possession of amphetamine and illegal possession of a legend drug.

• Caleb Teer was sentenced to two years, 12 months and two years respectively on first-degree possession of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, and convicted felon in possession of a firearm The sentenced to run consecutive to time now serving. In a second case, no action was taken.

Dismissed:

• Donterius D. Matchen had his case dismissed on complicity to first-degree possession of methamphetamine and complicity to drug paraphernalia, buy/possess.

• Elizabeth S. Williams had her case dismissed on charges of first-degree complicity to possession of methamphetamine and complicity to drug paraphernalia, buy/possess.

Commonwealth

to withdraw motion:

• Briana M. Johnson is to have the Commonwealth to withdraw a motion on complicity to theft by unlawful taking/disposition shoplifting $500 or more but under $10,000.

Trial date set:

• Joshua Heath Burrow was set for a pretrial conference Jan. 7, 2020, and a trial Feb. 11, 2020, on theft by unlawful taking/disposition shoplifting $500 or more but under $10,000, and first-degree persistent felony offender.

• Jerrod Ramsey Cooper was set for a pretrial conference Dec. 3, and a trial Feb. 10, 2020, in two cases on first-degree possession of cocaine, failure to wear a seat belt, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, no operator's/moped license and first degree possession of cocaine.

Probation granted:

• Ashley L. Menser had probation granted and costs waived on four counts of complicity to theft by unlawful taking, all others $500 or more but under $10,000.

Bench warrant

• Austin C. Watkins was issued a bench warrant for failure to appear with no bond and was continued to Nov. 5 in two cases on complicity to possession of marijuana, complicity to first-degree possession of marijuana, complicity to first-degree trafficking in methamphetamine, complicity to drug paraphernalia, buy/possess, complicity to first-degree possession of amphetamine, first-degree possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia, buy/possess.

Jail sanction:

• Kelsey Renee Ford was given a 30-day jail sanction.