A Jane Lew man has been sentenced to a yr in jail for third offense trying to defeat a required drug take a look at.
Robert S. Williams, 34, of Gooseman Highway, Jane Lew, underneath courtroom order to undergo drug testing, was charged by Deputy C.A. Matheny of the Lewis County Sheriff’s Division with the crime on Nov. 20, 2020.
In accordance with the criticism filed by Deputy Matheny, Williams had tried to defeat the drug take a look at twice earlier than this cost in 2020. On this case, Williams had tried to cover a small sandwich sort bag with yellow fluid on his particular person.
On March 9, Williams pleaded responsible earlier than Justice of the Peace L.J. McCue. Along with the jail time, Williams was assessed courtroom prices of $170.25.
Different legal case tendencies handed down just lately in Lewis County Justice of the Peace Courtroom included the next:
Terry L. Lunsford, 34, of Jackson Road, Weston, had his house confinement revoked and was sentenced to jail by Justice of the Peace McCue.
Lunsford was on house confinement for the crime of third offense driving whereas license was suspended or revoked. After he examined optimistic for drug use, the state moved to revoke his house confinement. He was sentenced to 90 days in jail.
Debbie Curtis, 54, of Homewood Hill Highway, Weston, was charged with petit larceny for the theft of a handbag belonging to a different. Curtis was charged by Weston Police Chief J.P Thomas on March 10 of final yr.
On March 9, Curtis pleaded responsible earlier than Justice of the Peace McCue. She was assessed a superb of $100, courtroom prices of $170.25, and was ordered to pay the sufferer $300 in restitution.
Daniel A. Rogers, 30, of Crooked Run Highway, Alum Bridge, was charged with indecent publicity by Ptlm. Okay.N. Wetzel, WPD, on Dec. 29, 2020. The criticism alleged that Rogers defecated in public within the space of Garton Plaza.
On March 10, Rogers pleaded responsible earlier than Justice of the Peace McCue. He was assessed courtroom prices of $203.85 and was sentenced to serve 90 days in jail with credit score for any time served previous to getting into his plea.
Adam S. Heater, 26, of Delray Drive, Charleston, was charged with possession of a managed substance/marijuana and obstructing the police by Deputy C.A. Matheny, LCSD, on June 4, 2020.
On March 17, underneath a plea settlement with the state, Heater pleaded responsible to the obstructing cost and the possession cost was dismissed upon movement by the state earlier than Justice of the Peace Brycen Williams. He was assessed courtroom prices of $195.25 and obtained a suspended six- month jail sentence changed with six months of probation.
Roger Self, 56, of Wolf Pen Run Highway, Coxs Mills, was charged with DUI by Deputy C.C. Jones, LCSD, on July 19, 2020.
On March 9, underneath a plea settlement with the state, Self pleaded responsible to the lesser offense of reckless driving and the DUI cost was dismissed upon movement by the state earlier than Justice of the Peace McCue. He was assessed a superb of $500 and courtroom prices of $170.25.
A felony cost in opposition to Bryan R. Bassett, 31, of Forest View Lane, Spencer, was dismissed with out prejudice earlier than Justice of the Peace Williams on March 19.
Bassett was charged on Sept. 28, 2020, with felony fleeing from the police with reckless disregard for the security of others by Tpr. R.C. Watson, WVSP. The cost adopted a car pursuit that occurred in at the least two counties, together with Lewis. In accordance with Watson’s criticism, at instances the pursuit reached speeds of 110 mph.
The state entered the movement to dismiss with out prejudice, which means that the cost might be filed once more, indicating that extra investigation was wanted.