78th District Court sentencings

August 6, 2015

ocean courthouseBy Allison Scarbrough. OCP Editor.

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

– Gregory Joseph Fitzgerald, 53, of 6245 Comstock, Hesperia, was found guilty Aug. of disorderly person – drunk. He was sentenced to 28 days in jail with credit for 28 days served; 90 days discretionary jail to ensure compliance with court orders; credit for time if imposed; and a $75 fine.

– Jeremy Lee Johnsen, 28, of 1737 S. 44th Ave. Shelby, was found guilty Aug. 3 of operating while intoxicated. He was sentenced to 93 days discretionary jail to ensure compliance with court orders; credit for time if imposed; $1,680 in fines and costs; outpatient treatment; six months probation; no alcohol/drugs; not to purchase/possess a firearm; and subject to counseling/testing/searches by probation officer. Conviction reportable to the Secretary of State (SOS).

– Bradley Alan Balcer, 36, of 9546 Stonebridge Dr., Stanwood, was found guilty Aug. 3 of operating while intoxicated. He was sentenced to 93 days discretionary jail to ensure compliance with court orders; credit for time if imposed; Alcohol Highway Safety Education (AHSE); and $1,155 in fines and costs. Conviction reportable to SOS. One count of operating with a high blood alcohol content (BAC) was dismissed.

– Crystal Jakenya Gray, 23, of 503 S. State St., Apt. 2, Hart, was found guilty Aug. 3 of disturbing the peace. She was sentenced to 90 days discretionary jail to ensure compliance with court orders; credit for time if imposed; and a $75 fine. One count of domestic violence dismissed.

– Manuel Garcia, Jr., 44, of 514 Fowler St., Shelby, pleaded no contest Aug. 3 to assault and battery. He was sentenced to 93 days discretionary jail to ensure compliance with court orders; credit for time if imposed; and $400 in fines and costs. Second count of assault and battery was dismissed.

– Leon Jon Stanek, 45, of 2909 S. Lake View Dr., Hesperia, was found guilty Aug. 3 of fraudulent use of a public utility under $500. He was sentenced to 90 days discretionary jail to ensure compliance with court orders; credit for time if imposed; $1,442 restitution to Great Lakes Energy; and a $75 fine.

– Romualdo Magana Alvarez, 63, of 8188 7 Mile Rd., Walkerville, was found guilty Aug. 3 of operating a motor vehicle without security. He was sentenced to one year discretionary jail to ensure compliance with court orders; credit for time if imposed; and $400 in fines and costs. One countĀ of unlawful use of license plates dismissed.

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