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Cases filed during June 11-17, 2023. Visit the “Court News” category under the “Community News” tab for other editions. 

FELONIES

Tonya Dickerson, 54 of Sorento, is charged with possession of less than five grams of meth, driving under the influence of alcohol, speeding 35+ mph over the limit, improper lane usage, transportation of alcohol as a driver, and disregarding a stop sign in connection with a March 12 incident.

William Nakoneczny, 52 of Belvidere, is charged with possession of 100 to 500 grams of cannabis in connection with an April 24 incident.

Eric Foster, 58 of Carlinville, is charged with theft in connection with a June 13 incident. The charge was elevated to a felony due to a prior conviction of the same offense.

Matthew Tibbs, 30 of Virden, is charged with possession of less than five grams of meth in connection with a February 19 incident.

Jeremy Cagle, 44 of Virden, is charged with possession of less than five grams of meth in connection with a December 19, 2022, incident.

Jessika Leatherberry, 22 of Saint Louis, MO, is charged with identity theft of between $10,000 and $100,000, receiving/possessing/selling a stolen vehicle, and deception of between $10,000 and $100,000 in connection with a March 10 incident.

MISDEMEANORS

Dawn O’Neil, 47 of Virden, is charged with the accumulation of litter in connection with an April 11 incident.

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Patrick O’Neil, 52 of Virden, is charged with the accumulation of litter in connection with an April 11 incident.

Lynne Goodwin, 64 of Staunton, is charged with criminal trespassing in connection with a June 15 incident.

TRAFFIC

Logan Logterman, 24 of Moro, is charged with two counts of driving under the influence of alcohol and leaving the scene in connection with a June 9 incident.

Christina Smith, 37 of Thayer, is charged with driving on a suspended license in connection with a June 6 incident.

Sierra Nance, 28 of Sawyerville, is charged with canceled/revoked/suspended registration and failing to reduce speed in connection with a June 7 incident.

Tara Provaznik, 32 of Bunker Hill, is charged with driving on a suspended license in connection with a June 12 incident.

Brett Chastain, 37 of Keyesport, is charged with driving on a suspended license and no valid registration in connection with a June 8 incident.

Antonius Marcus, 53 of Minneapolis, MN, is charged with driving on a suspended license in connection with a June 10 incident.

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Chelsea Umek, 37 of Wood River, is charged with driving on a suspended license and unsafe backing on a highway in connection with a June 9 incident.

Cory Virden, 40 of Pana, is charged with driving on a suspended license in connection with a June 8 incident.

Natasha Branch, 45 of Evansville, IN, is charged with driving on a suspended license in connection with a June 13 incident.

George Elpers, 41 of Milford, is charged with improper use of registration, operating an uninsured motor vehicle, and no valid registration in connection with a June 12 incident.

Robert Bolden, 49 of Springfield, is charged with driving on a revoked license and display of plate attachment in connection with a June 12 incident.

Noah Warren, 22 of Brighton, is charged with improper use of registration, operating an uninsured motor vehicle, and unregistered or expired registration in connection with a June 14 incident.

Kiaysa Isabell, 24 of Saint Louis, MO, is charged with speeding 35+ mph over the limit in connection with a June 13 incident.

Rodney Sparks, 36 of East Saint Louis, is charged with driving on a revoked license, operating an uninsured motor vehicle, and no valid registration in connection with a June 10 incident.

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Andrew Wolfe, 20 of Virden, is charged with improper use of registration, operating an uninsured motor vehicle, and disregarding a stop sign in connection with a June 10 incident.

DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE FILED

  • Malissa Turner versus Lee Turner
  • Cheyenne Crain versus Zachariah Pruden

MARRIAGE LICENSES

  • Christian Curtner of Carrollton and Cassandra Dolen of Winchester

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Cases filed during June 9 through June 15. Visit the “Court News” category under the “Community News” tab for other editions.

Felonies 

Averion D. Hill, 26 of Shipman, is charged with aggravated battery in a public place and aggravated assault with the use of a deadly weapon in connection with a June 8 incident.

Dylon R. Wright of Decatur is charged with three felonies in connection with a June 10 incident. He is charged with burglary, felon in possession or use of a weapon/firearm, and theft or unauthorized control (greater than $500 and less than $10,000). 

Logan M. Billings, 34 of Benld, is charged with possession of methamphetamine (less than 5 grams) in connection to a March 12 incident.

 Asa M. Proctor, 45 of Gillespie, is charged with possession of methamphetamine (less than 5 grams) in connection to a March 27 incident.

David Crane, 34 of Brighton, is charged with nine felonies related to child pornography in connection with incidents that occurred between March 5 and April 25. 

Misdemeanors

Fredrick J. Carter, 57 of Carlinville, is charged with criminal trespassing to a building in connection to a May 17 incident. 

Traffic 

Jessica R. Carney, 42 of Gillespie, is charged with driving on a suspended license and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended registration in connection to a June 2 incident. 

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Flora Galvin, 34 of Virden, is charged with driving on a suspended license in connection to a May 31 incident. 

Eric Fuchs, 48 of Springfield, is charged with driving on a revoked license in connection to a June 6 incident. 

Kayla Williamson, 37 of Girard, is charged with driving with a canceled/revoked/suspended registration in connection to a May 28 incident. 

Corliss W. Hampton, 66 of Jackson, TN, is charged with driving 26-34 mph over the limit and operating an uninsured motor vehicle in connection to a June 5 incident. 

Lakeisha D. Nelson, 34 of East Saint Louis, is charged with driving on a suspended license, a canceled/revoked/suspended registration, operating an uninsured motor vehicle, and driving 15-20 mph above the limit in connection to a June 7 incident. 

Garrett D. Jones, 29 of Decatur, is charged with driving on a revoked license, operating a motor vehicle with a suspended registration, operating uninsured motor vehicle, and driving 15-12 mph above the limit in connection to a June 9 incident. 

Cole S. Brayton, 28 of Decatur, is charged with driving on a revoked license and operating an uninsured motor vehicle in connection with a June 9 incident. 

Ethan A. Rhyne, 21 of East Alton, is charged with speeding 26-34 above the limit in connection to a June 9 incident. 

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John R C Bell, 19 of Gillespie, is charged with driving on a canceled/revoked/suspended registration and operating an uninsured motor vehicle in connection to a June 7 incident. 

Nicholas E. Kiselka, 38 of Granite City, is charged with driving on a suspended license and operating an uninsured motor vehicle in connection to a June 8 incident. 

Carlos Humberto, 24 of Saint Louis, MO, is charged with driving on a suspended license in connection to a June 6 incident. 

Mary Jo A. Balven, 31 of Valley Park, MO, is charged with driving on a canceled/revoked/suspended registration and operating an uninsured motor vehicle in connection to a June 11 incident. 

Thomas A. Stover, 23 of Hartford, is charged with driving on a canceled/revoked/suspended registration in connection to a June 10 incident. 

Roy E. Walton, 49 of Springfield, is charged with driving on revoked license, canceled/revoked/suspended registration, and driving 15-20 mph above the limit in connection to a June 10 incident. 

Carl R. Albracht, 49 of Palmyra, is charged with driving on a canceled/revoked/suspended registration in connection to a June 7 incident. 

Tyler S. Springman, 34 of Wood River, is charged with driving on a canceled/revoked/suspended registration and squealing/screeching tires in connection to a June 8 incident. 

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Arthur Zumwalt, 41 of Staunton, is charged with having a drivers license expired more than a year, operating an uninsured motor vehicle, and no valid registration in connection to a June 8 incident. 

Dissolution of Marriage Filed

Brad A. LaRose versus Michelle K. LaRose

Marriage Licenses 

Cody Matthew Michael Cooper of Moro, and Sidney Simmons of Beltalto

Dennis Brown and Tina Brown, both of Carlinville. 

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Cases filed during June 2 through June 8. Visit the “Court News” category under the “Community News” tab for other editions.

Felonies

  • Jason Barnard, 56 of Carlinville, is charged with domestic battery in connection to a June 2 incident. The charge was elevated to a felony due to a prior related conviction.  
  • Tomanika Smith, 32 of Rockford, is charged with manufacturing, delivering, or possession with intent to deliver, or manufacture, cannabis in connection to a May 3 incident.  
  • Brandon Lackey, 41 of Carlinville, is charged with possession of meth (less than five grams) in connection to a January 1 incident.  
  • Nicole Teeske, 30 of Staunton, is charged with methamphetamine delivery (less than five grams) in connection to an October 25, 2023, incident.  
  • Ashley Crenshaw, 34 of Carlinville, is charged with two counts of methamphetamine delivery (less than five grams) in connection to a July 27, 2023, incident.  
  • Donald King, 46 of Carlinville, is charged with two counts of methamphetamine delivery (less than five grams) in connection to a July 27, 2023, incident.  
  • David Simmons, 80, of Rector, AR, is charged with aggravated assault with a motor vehicle in connection with a June 3 incident.  
  • Stephen Olinger, 72 of Palmyra, is charged with aggravated battery with use of a deadly weapon in connection with a June 4 incident.  
  • Walter Vester, 30 of Benld, is charged with domestic battery causing bodily harm. The charge was elevated to a felony due to a prior related conviction.  
  • Zachary Rogers, 27 of Carlinville, is charged with a motor vehicle crash resulting in injury or death and failure to reduce speed in connection to a May 30 incident.  
  • Shawndra Barnes, 43 of Carlinville, is charged with aiding and abetting with possession or selling a stolen vehicle in connection with a May 31 incident.  
  • Carl Thompson, 39 of Carlinville, is charged with possession of a controlled or counterfeit substance or controlled substance analog in connection with a May 5 incident.  

Misdemeanors

  • Rebecca Morgan, 30 of Carlinville, is charged with obtaining/controlling bad checks in connection with an April 4 incident.  
  • Dawn Pulley, 35 of Gillespie, is charged with theft/unauthorized control (less than $500) in connection with a May 8 incident.  
  • Austin Cram, 27 of Carlinville, is charged with theft/unauthorized control (less than $500) in connection with a May 29 incident.  
  • Toby Hughes, 56 of Brighton, is charged with criminal damage to property (less than $500) and disorderly conduct in connection with a June 6 incident.  
  • Shawndra Barnes, 43 of Carlinville, is charged with theft/unauthorized control (less than $500) in connection with a June 2 incident.  
  • Gabriel Hudgins, 19 of Carlinville, is charged with criminal trespass to vehicles in connection with a May 29 incident.  
  • Gregory Beile, 42 of Mount Olive, is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia in connection with a May 29 incident.  

Traffic

  • Howard Nelson, 32 of Hettick, is charged with driving with a suspended license in connection to a May 25 incident.  
  • Laura Eytchison, 39 of Auburn, is charged with driving with a suspended license in connection to a May 27 incident.  
  • Julien Nader, 25 of Boynton Beach, FL, is charged with speeding 26-34 mph over the limit in connection to a May 28 incident.  
  • Charles Knisley, 49 of Hillsboro, is charged with speeding 35+ mph over the limit in connection to a May 28 incident.  
  • Anthony Pettit, 37 of Atlanta, GA, is charged with driving on a suspended license, following too closely, and window treatment in related to a May 30 incident.  
  • Dana Hidebrand, 49 of Benld, is charged with canceled/revoked/suspended registration in connection to a May 23 incident.  
  • Todd Geninatti, 49 of Gillespie, is charged with driving on a suspended license and operating an uninsured motor vehicle in connection to a May 30 incident.  
  • Asa Proctor, 45 of Gillespie, is charged with driving on a revoked license in connection to a May 31 incident.  
  • Timur Babadzhanov, 35 of Forest Hills, NY, is charged with CDL not obtained and no fee paid / over the registration weight in connection with a May 31 incident.  
  • Shauna Whitten, 48 of Brighton, is charged with driving on a revoked license, operating an uninsured motor vehicle, and an unregistered/expired registration in connection with a June 6 incident.  

Dissolution of Marriage Filed

  • Kacie R. Adcock versus Jacob R. Adcock  
  • Dean Wallace versus Cynthia M. Wallace 

Marriage Licenses

  • Kenneth Whitlock and Brittany Dunn, both of Plainview.  
  • Jason Hess and Shelia Vandygriff, both of Medora.  
  • Christian Smith and Tammy Lawson, both of Virden.  

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Cases filed during May 26 through June 1. Visit the “Court News” category under the “Community News” tab for other editions.

Felonies

Jason Rekart, 50 of Benld, is charged with theft, services, or property that does not exceed $500 in connection with a May 29 incident. The charge was upgraded to a felony due to a previous conviction.

Jacob Reiniesch, 24 of Gillespie, is charged with driving while revoked or suspended in connection with an April 26 incident. The charge was upgraded to a felony due to a previous conviction of the same charge.

Kourtney Claro, 32 of Gillespie, is charged with possession of a controlled substance in relation to a March 31 incident. 

Dominique Kierbach, 26 of Benld, is charged with possession of a controlled substance in connection with an April 1 incident.

Gaberial Desherlia, 23 of Gillespie, is charged with a Class 3 felony for possession of less than 5 grams of methamphetamine in connection with a March 3 incident.

Brenton Beard, 38 of Carlinville, is charged with aggravated assault of a peace officer, fireman, emergency management worker, or emergency medical services personnel in connection with a May 30 incident.

Misdemeanors

 Jason Rekart, 50 of Benld, is charged with theft in connection with in a May 7 incident.

Mark Richardson, 25 of Benld, is charged with assault in connection to a May 15 incident.

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Gerald Cairns, 65 of Gillespie, is charged with criminal trespass to land in relation to a May 21 incident.

Traffic

Timothy Conlee, 29 of Bunker Hill, is charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, driving on suspended license, reckless driving, fleeing/attempting to elude officer, speeding 35 mph over limit, operating an uninsured motor vehicle, transporting/carrying alcohol, and failure to reduce speed in a May 21 incident.

Nathan Morgan, 32 of Carlinville, is charged with driving on a revoked license and a charge in relation to display of registration plates or digital registration plates, registration stickers or digital registration stickers, and drive-away permits; registration plate or digital registration plate covers in connection to a May 22 incident.

Tamar Tahsin, 35 of Jackson, NJ, is charged with unregistered/expired registration and driving while CDL not obtained in connection to a May 23 incident.

Tian Haoran, 24 of Saint Louis, MO, is charged with driving 21-25 mph above the limit in connection with a May 25 incident.

Logan Shade, 24, is charged with driving 11-15 mph above the limit in connection with a May 26 incident.

Louis Sokolovic, 73 of Des Plaines, is charged with driving 21-25 mph above the limit and a seatbelt violation in connection with a May 15 incident.

Noah Elder, 27 of Belleville, is charged with diving 15-20 above the limit in connection with a May 22 incident.

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Tiana Jones, 30 of Cahokia, is charged with driving 11-14 mph above the limit in connection with a May 23 incident.

Kyle Golden, 33 of Springfield, is charged with the use of an electronic communication device while driving in connection with a May 22 incident.

Terry Barnard, 78 of Chesterfield, is charged with improper traffic lane usage in connection with a May 16 incident.

Megan Spurgeon, 31 of Godfrey, is charged with driving 15-20 mph above the limit in connection with a May 27 incident.

Sheldon Branson, 19 of East Saint Louis, is charged with operating an uninsured motor vehicle and operating a vehicle with a suspended registration in connection with a May 26 incident

Dissolution of Marriage Filed

  • Kate Elizabeth Bedwell versus Jason Gene Bedwell
  • Steven Curtis Trimm versus Joni Marie Trimm
  • Kate M Wilkens versus Bradley J Wilkens

Marriage Licenses

  • Crystal Gail Zapata-Sanches and John Michael Ragusa both of Plainview.
  • Devon Ross Passalacqua and Emily Christine Barr both of Carlinville
  • Cora Anne Gray and Andrew William Gill both of Carlinville
  • Issac Jerry Snyder and Madison Nicole House both of Holts Summit, MO.

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