Sumner County Court Docket: Dec. 12, 2013 report

first_img by Tracy McCue, Sumner Newscow — The following are a list of criminal court complaints recently filed by the Sumner County Attorney’s office.These are formal charges introduced into the Sumner County District Court system. The suspects listed in the complaint have not been tried by a judge or jury. All citizens are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.•••••Bryson Mahurin, born in 1983, of Oxford was charged with possession of methamphetamine, a level 5 drug felony; and possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class A misdemeanor.Mahurin is accused of on Nov. 20, 2013 possessing a small plastic baggy containing meth near him in the car and had another small baggy in his left front pocket.His court deposition was held today.•••••Norman Morris, born in 1977, of Wellington was charged with possession of methamphetamine, a level 5 drug felony; failure to stop prior to entering a public road, a traffic infraction; possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class A misdemeanor; and possession of marijuana, a Class A misdemeanor.Morris is accused on Nov. 20, 2013 of having a plastic bag with meth residue in the trunk of his car and in a small glass jar in a metal cylinder on a key chain after failing to stop from an alley onto the 600 block of Washington Ave. in Wellington.He also allegedly had smoking pipes and baggies and marijuana in his possession.His court deposition is set for Jan. 16, 2014.••••• Justin Morris, born in 1973, of Conway Springs was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class A misdemeanor; possession of marijuana with intent to distribute less than 25 grams, a level 4 drug felony; possession of methamphetamine, a level 5 drug felony; and introducing contraband into a correctional facility, a level 6 felony.Morris is accused of on Nov. 23, 2013 possessing a white glass marijuana pipe sitting on the dashboard of the vehicle he was driving and two baggies containing marijuana in a camouflage zipped bag in the back seat.He also allegedly had less than 25 grams of marijuana in a yellow plastic grocery bag containing several ziplock bags in his vehicle. He is then accused of having 2 small baggies of meth in a camouflage zippered bag in his vehicle and two small baggies in his shirt pocket when he was booked in jail.Morris was allegedly told by the jail administrator that it was illegal to introduce meth into a correctional facility and he proceeded inside the jail with meth in his pocket. Morris is out on $30,000 bond as of Dec. 5.•••••Bradley Ryan McPhee, born in 1980, of Wellington was charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute less than 25 grams, a level 4 drug felony; possession of methamphetamine, a level 5 drug felony; possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class A misdemeanor; and criminal use of a weapon, a Class B select misdemeanor.McPhee, on Nov. 23, 2013, is accused of possessing a black backpack containing his name on papers and a yellow bag containing several ziplock bags of marijuana which he left in a vehicle belonging to Justin Morris, with the marijuana weighing less than 25 grams.He also allegedly possessed meth in a plastic bag in the pocket of his jacket he was wearing when he was arrested. He also allegedly had two syringes and a glass pipe.McPhee also is accused of possessing a handgun by a person who was both addicted to and an unlawful user of the controlled substance. Allegedly, McPhee had a handgun in his car when he was arrested in Harper County and drugs in his possession where he allegedly admitted to a deputy that he was addicted to meth and smokes one to two grams per week.His court deposition was set for today.•••••Ashley Harper, born in 1986, of Wichita was charged with identity theft, a level 8 felony; unlawful use of driver’s license or non-driver’s identification card, a Class B misdemeanor; and obstruction of official duty, a Class A misdemeanor.Harper is accused of on Nov. 25, 2013 possessing personal identifying information or documents belonging to another person in attempt to open an account at the Kansas Star Casino, by fraudulently altering the person’s driver’s license. Harper’s bond was set on Dec. 5 at $15,000•••••Christopher Stangl, born in 1975, of Wellington was charged with possession of methamphetamine, a level 5 drug felony; and possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class A misdemeanor.Stangl is accused of on Nov. 22, 2013, having a small baggy of meth in his pocket when he was arrested for a parole violation. He also allegedly had a blue cylinder containing marijuana residue and a small plastic baggy in his pocket to store and conceal controlled substance.His court deposition was set for today.•••••Janice Harshfield, born in 1953, of South Haven was charged with domestic battery, a Class B misdemeanor; and disorderly conduct, a Class C misdemeanor.Harshfield is accused of on Nov. 16, 2013 angrily slapping another person. She is also accused of angrily pushing the person during a heated argument. Her court deposition is set for Jan. 2, 2014.•••••David Colling, born in 1985, of Caldwell was charged with robbery, a level 5 felony.Colling is accused of on Nov. 22, 2013, taking car keys by force or by threat of bodily harm from another person without the consent of the owner.His court deposition is set for Jan. 2, 2014.••••• John Lowery, born in 1966, of Brighton, Colo. was charged with possession of marijuana, a Class A misdemeanor; driving under the influence, a Class B misdemeanor; possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class A misdemeanor; transportation of open container, an unclassified misdemeanor; and refusal to take a PBT and failure to maintain one lane, both traffic infractions.Lowery is accused on Nov. 14, 2013, of unlawfully possessing marijuana while driving under the influence of alcohol to a degree that rendered him incapable of safely driving a vehicle.He also allegedly had a pipe and baggies in his possession. He also allegedly refused to submit to a preliminary breath screening test to determine his alcohol concentration after being stopped for not driving in a single lane of traffic.His court deposition is set for Jan. 9.•••••Elroy Mullins, Jr., born in 1985, of Wichita was charged with traffic in contraband in a correctional institution, a level 5 felony; possession of marijuana, a Class A misdemeanor; possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class A misdemeanor; driving while being a habitual violator, a Class A misdemeanor; failure to provide proof of insurance, a Class B misdemeanor; and windshield obstruction, a traffic infraction.Mullins, Jr. is accused of on Nov. 22, 2013 taking marijuana into a correctional institution without the consent of the administrator of the correctional institution in a red skull cap. He also allegedly was driving a vehicle while his driving privileges was revoked and no insurance in a vehicle that had a damaged front windshield which objected his clear view of the highway or intersecting highway.•••••Charlie Riggs, date of birth not listed, of Peck was charged with driving under the influence, his fourth offense with a mandatory 90 days in jail sentence; circumvention of ignition interlock device, a Class A misdemeanor; transportation of an open container, an unclassified misdemeanor; lighted lamps required, a traffic infraction; and failure to signal for turn, a traffic infraction.Riggs is accused on Nov. 17, 2013, of driving a vehicle with more than .08 or more alcohol concentration. He had previously been convicted in Sumner County district court in 2002, Clearwater Municipal Court in 2003, and Sumner County court in 2012.He also allegedly requested or solicited another to blow into an ignition interlock device thus providing him an operable motor vehicle to the defendant while his driving privileges had been restricted to driving a motor vehicle equipped with such device. Riggs was also accused of driving with an open container of alcohol in a vehicle that didn’t have its headlights on at 1 a.m. after he failed to use his traffic signal off of 2nd Street and onto Fort Scott Street in Conway Springs.His court deposition is set for Jan. 9, 2014.•••••Jarrod Miller, born in 1981, of Carthage, Mo. was charged with possession of methamphetamine, a level 5 drug felony; obstruction of official duty, a level 9 felony; and possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class A misdemeanor.Miller is accused on Nov. 28, 2013 of possessing meth, a syringe, a glass pipe, and a clear plastic bag while resisting arrest by a Wellington Police officer.Miller’s preliminary hearing was held today.••••• Randall Ferguson, born in 1989, of Wichita was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class A misdemeanor.Ferguson is accused on Nov. 9, 2013 in the Kansas Star Parking Lot of having a glass smoking pipe hidden in his shoe. He was holding the pipe for another person who had used the pipe to smoke meth.His court deposition is set for Jan. 2, 2014.•••••Matthew Kibler, born in 1988, of Wellington was charged with possession of marijuana, a Class A misdemeanor; and possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class A misdemeanor.Kibler is accused of possessing marijuana in a small bag inside a wooden box on the table inside his residence which he admitted was his. He also allegedly had rolling paper next to the marijuana. About two hours earlier Kibler allegedly used the same kind of rolling paper to smoke marijuana at his residence.His court deposition was held today.•••••Brett Williams, born in 1985, of Wichita was charged with driving under the influence – a third offense with a mandatory 90 days in jail time, a Class A misdemeanor; possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class A misdemeanor; ignition interlock device required, a Class A misdemeanor; and transportation of open container, an unclassified misdemeanor.Williams is accused of operating a vehicle while his alcohol concentration in his blood was .08 or more. He had previously been convicted of DUI in 2003 in Butler County and 2007 in Derby Municipal Court. He is also accused of possessing a pipe, and operating a vehicle not equipped with an ignition interlace device while driving privileges had been restricted and having an open container.••••• Lori Engel of Edmond, Okla. was charged with aggravated battery, a level 7 felony; and transporting an open container, an unclassified misdemeanor.Engel is accused of on Sept. 17, 2013 intentionally using her car as a deadly weapon to run into another person at the Belle Plaine Service Station. She was also transporting an open container of alcohol.last_img