Cases handled recently in Mercer District Court, listed by name, charge, fine and jail sentence, where applicable, include the following. Court costs also were assessed in most cases. Ages and addresses are listed if available.
Judge Jeff Dotson presiding
Michael R. Cavanah, 26, 743 Parkway Ave., resisting arrest, 90 days; third-degree terroristic threatening, 90 days, concurrently, credit for 15 days served, remaining time probated one year; interference of an officer and menacing, dismissed.
Jeremiah D. Edwards, 30, 479 Bushtown Road, speeding 26 mph over limit, amended to 20 mph over limit, $40; two counts of second-degree fleeing police, one count dismissed and one count given 180 days, credit for six days served; DUI, $250, four days, consecutively, credit for four days served, license suspended 120 days.
Brian Davis Jennings, 35, 188 S. Cedar Lane, theft of services, amended to misdemeanor, 90 days, probated one year, restitution hearing continued.
Lynda M. Shyrock, 29, 672 Belmont St., theft by deception less than $500, 30 days, probated one year, restitution and fees; failure to appear, dismissed.
David L. Williford Jr., 21, 563 Fairway Drive, DUI, second offense, $350, 14 days, credit for three days served, license suspended 18 months; driving on DUI-suspended license, $100, 60 days, consecutively, probated one year.
Polly B. Giles, 61, 445 E. Factory St., DUI, second offense, $350, 14 days, credit for four days served, license suspended 18 months.
Christopher Tyler Goodlett, 20, Salvisa, DUI, amended to reckless driving, $100.
Shannon J. Bustamante, Lexington, possession of marijuana, $200.
Bobbi Joe Rawlings, 25, 530 Bellows Mill Road, theft by unlawful taking, 90 days, consecutively with all other time, probated two years, banned from Walmart.
Jacquelyn Renee Dees, Mount Vernon, theft by unlawful taking, $100, 60 days, credit for six days served, remaining time probated one year, $349.31 restitution, banned from Walmart.
Judge David Hayse presiding
Stephanie Allen, theft by deception less than $500, 10 days, probated one year.
Anita Rae Garcia, 23, 100 S. Magnolia St., unlawful transaction with a minor, 120 days, probated one year.
William D. Griffin, theft by unlawful taking, 30 days, probated one year, $60 restitution to Walmart.
Paul Haven Lewis, 41, 503 N. Main St., sex offender using social network, 12 months, to serve 30 days, remaining time probated two years.