78th District Court sentencings.

November 30, 2018

78th District Court sentencings.

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By Allison Scarbrough, Editor.

HART – The following were sentenced recently in 78th District Court:

– Frank Adam Sagan, 80, of 1011 Monona, Ludington, pleaded “no contest” Nov. 26 to operating while impaired and was sentenced to 93 days discretionary jail for one year; Alcohol Highway Safety Education (AHSE); and $1,055 in fines and costs. Conviction reportable to the Secretary of State (SOS). One count of operating with a high blood alcohol content (BAC) was dismissed.

– Stephen Jon Frank, 53, of 37801 Plymouth Rd., Livonia, was found guilty Nov. 26 of second-offense operating while intoxicated and was sentenced to one year discretionary jail for one year; must complete Sobriety Court with 35th District Court; and $1,155 in fines and costs. Conviction reportable to SOS.

– Alejandro Joseph Salazar, 34, of 303 Washington St., Hart, was found guilty Oct. 22 of assault and battery and was sentenced Nov. 26 to 93 days discretionary jail for one year and $925 in fines and costs. One count of domestic violence was dismissed.

– Star Marie Cheatum, 58, of 3228 Mona St., Muskegon Heights, was found guilty Nov. 26 of operating while impaired and was sentenced to 93 days discretionary jail for one year; AHSE; and $1,055 in fines and costs. Conviction reportable to SOS. One count of operating while intoxicated was dismissed.

– Peter Earl Moore, 45, of 3341 E. Ferry St., Shelby, was found guilty Nov. 26 of operating while impaired and was sentenced to 93 days discretionary jail for one year; outpatient treatment; and $1,055 in fines and costs. Conviction reportable to SOS. One count of operating while intoxicated was dismissed.

– John Joseph Norman, Jr., 21, of 5665 S. 142nd Ave., Rothbury, was found guilty Nov. 26 of driving while license suspended (DWLS) and was sentenced to one year discretionary jail for one year. Conviction reportable to SOS. One count of second-offense DWLS was dismissed.

– Joseph Herman Clementson, 41, of 1188 Washington Ave., Muskegon, was found guilty Nov. 20 of allowing a person to drive in violation and was sentenced to 90 days discretionary jail for one year and $290 in fines and costs. One count of failure to report a personal injury accident was dismissed.

– Maria Guadalupe Vela, 35, of 412 Water St., Hart, was found guilty Nov. 21 of allowing a person to drive in violation and was sentenced to 90 days discretionary jail for one year and $290 in fines and costs. One count of operating without insurance was dismissed.

– Maria Elena Thornton, 56, of 2860 Shelby Rd., Shelby, was found guilty Nov. 21 of DWLS and was sentenced to 93 days discretionary jail for one year and $400 in fines and costs. Conviction reportable to SOS.

– William Bronson Hill, 42, of 2725 E. Forrest St., Rothbury, was found guilty Nov. 20 of allowing a person to drive in violation and was sentenced to 90 days discretionary jail for one year and $290 in fines and costs. One count of operating without insurance was dismissed.

– Thomas Norman Smith, 45, of 3236 Cherokee Trail, Muskegon, was found guilty Nov. 21 of exceeding 2 gallons of bait and failure to wear hunter orange and was sentenced to 90 days discretionary jail for one year and $300 in fines and costs.

– Raymond Scott Smith, 51, of 3315 S. 128th Ave., Shelby, was found guilty of afield with firearm/bow during deer season with no license and exceeding 2 gallons of bait and was sentenced to 90 days discretionary jail for one year and $300 in fines and costs.

– Sara Jessica Thomas, 27, of 8030 W. Lumberjack Dr., Mears, was found guilty of larceny less than $200 and was sentenced to 93 days discretionary jail for one year and a $75 fine.

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