27th Circuit Court sentencings include receiving/concealing, breaking/entering, drug delivery.

February 5, 2016

By Allison Scarbrough. OCP Editor.

HART — The following were sentenced recently in 27th Circuit Court:

Duchemin

Duchemin

Kevin Lee Duchemin, 37, of 1319 VanBuren Rd., Hesperia, was found guilty July 27 of receiving and concealing stolen property $1,000-$20,000 and sentenced Feb. 1 to a minimum of one year and one day to a maximum of five years in prison, with credit for 159 days served in jail; $1,750 in restitution, which is joint and several with co-defendants; and $198 in fines and costs. Sentence runs concurrently to a Newaygo County Circuit Court case. One count of larceny $1,000-$20,000 was dismissed.

Morgan James Pearson, 18, of 160 S. East St., Walkerville, was found guilty Dec. 8

Pearson

Pearson

of breaking and entering with intent and sentenced Feb. 1 to serve six months up front of a one-year discretionary jail sentence, with credit for 116 days served; two years probation; $206.13 in restitution, which is joint and several with co-defendants; and $400 in fines and costs. One count of breaking and entering with intent was dismissed.

Watts

Watts

Tommy Watts, 33, of 661 Howell St., Muskegon, was found guilty Dec. 21 of delivery of narcotic or cocaine less than 50 grams and sentenced Feb. 3 to serve eight months up front of a one-year discretionary jail sentence, with credit for three days served; driver’s license suspended 60 days/restricted 305 days; and $198 in fines in costs. “Court would entertain defendant’s request for a tether after serving four months if defendant’s behavior has been appropriate,” according to court records. One count of delivery of narcotic or cocaine less than 50 grams was dismissed.

Clifford Eugene Verschueren, 42, of 4867 W. Adams Rd., Pentwater, was found

Verschueren

Verschueren

guilty Dec. 21 of delivery of marijuana and sentenced Feb. 1 to serve 30 days up front of a six-month discretionary jail sentence, with credit for 25 days served; two years probation; $2,044 in restitution to the Michigan State Police; $400 in fines and costs; and driver’s license suspended 30 days/restricted 150 days.

Sydnor

Sydnor

James William Sydnor, Jr., 49, of 2209 Riordon St., Muskegon Heights, was found guilty Aug. 3 of of delivery of narcotic or cocaine less than 50 grams and received an amended sentence Feb. 3 to serve eight months up front with no discretionary time ordered; driver’s license suspended one year/restricted after 60 days; two years probation; and $258 in fines and costs.

William Craig Buchanan II, 29, of 7736 W. Fox Rd., Mears, was ordered Feb. 1 to pay restitution totalling $7,325 in regard to his case. 

Buchanan

Buchanan

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