Cases appear in circuit court

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Individuals appearing before the bench for the April 8 and April 11 felony and traffic calls in Edgar County Circuit Court included:

In Custody

-Kyle N. Carter-Alvis, 25, Kansas, appeared in custody. He was charged with two counts of a Class 4 felony domestic battery with prior convictions. Bond was set at $5,000 and he was ordered to have no contact with the apparent victim. The public defender was appointed and the matter was continued for the preliminary hearing. He was remanded to custody pending posting of bond.

-Devon L. DeWeese, 18, Paris, appeared in custody. He was charged with a Class A misdemeanor domestic battery, a Class A misdemeanor resisting a police officer, a Class A misdemeanor retail theft and a Class A misdemeanor illegal consumption of alcohol. He told the court he will hire an attorney and all matters were continued for a first appearance with counsel. He was remanded to custody pending posting of bond.

-Spencer E. Haley, 28, Paris, appeared in custody for missing a previous court appearance. The unresolved Class 4 felony aggravated driving while license is revoked and a petition to revoke his probation sentence for a Class 2 felony unlawful use of property for methamphetamine manufacturing conviction was continued for a pretrial conference. Haley was released on a personal recognizance bond and remanded to custody pending release processing.

-Sarah Lynn Hall, 31, Paris, appeared in custody. She was charged with a Class A misdemeanor reckless conduct. The public defender was appointed and bond was set at $1,500. The matter was continued for a first appearance with counsel. Hall was remanded to custody pending posting of bond.

-Kenny L. Husher Kansash, 28, Chrisman, appeared in custody. He was presented with a petition to revoke his probation sentence for a Class 4 felony possession of a controlled substance conviction. He told the court he will hire an attorney. The matter was continued for a pretrial conference. He was remanded to custody to continue serving his jail sentence in another case.

-Jami H. Murdock, 33, Clinton, Ind., appeared in custody and was charged with a Class X felony delivery of methamphetamine, a Class 1 felony possession of methamphetamine and a Class 4 felony possession of a controlled substance. Bond was set at $50,000, the public defender was appointed and the matter was continued for the preliminary hearing. Murdock was remanded to custody pending posting of bond.

-Jared M. Plew, 26, no address provided, appeared in custody. He was charged with a Class 3 felony possession of a weapon by a convicted felon and a Class A misdemeanor unlawful use of a weapon. Bond was set at $30,000. The public defender was appointed and the matter was continued for the preliminary hearing. He was remanded to custody pending posting of bond.

-Cody A. Rigdon, 29, Paris, appeared in custody. He was charged with a Class 2 felony theft of a motor vehicle and a Class 3 felony theft. The public defender was appointed and the matter was continued for the preliminary hearing. Rigdon was remanded to custody pending posting of bond.

-Jake J. Sudduth, 26, Paris, appeared in custody. He was charged with a Class A misdemeanor domestic battery and a Class A misdemeanor criminal damage to property. Bond was set at $3,500 and he was ordered to have no contact with the apparent victim. The public defender was appointed and the matter was continued for a first appearance with counsel. Sudduth was remanded to custody pending posting of bond.

-Dustin E. Talbott, 34, Paris, appeared in custody. He was charged with a Class A misdemeanor driving on a suspended license. His bond was reduced to $1,000. The public defender was appointed and the matter was continued for a first appearance with counsel. He was remanded to custody pending posting of bond.

-Andrea Vickery, 27, Stilesville, Ind., appeared in custody and was charged with a Class 3 felony possession of methamphetamine and a Class 4 felony possession of a controlled substance. The public defender was appointed. Bond was set at $5,000 and the matter was continued for the preliminary hearing. Vickery was remanded to custody pending posting of bond.

-Ryan W. Wells, 34, Paris, appeared in custody. He was charged with a Class 4 felony aggravated driving while license is revoked, a Class A misdemeanor driving on a suspended license and a Class C misdemeanor disorderly conduct. The public defender was appointed and the matter was continued for the preliminary hearing. Wells was remanded to custody pending posting of bond.

Charges

-Anthony R. Marchant, 36, Paris, was charged with a Class A misdemeanor driving on a suspended license. The public defender was appointed and the matter was continued for a first appearance with counsel.

-Michael C. McMahan, 48, Paris, was charged with a Class 4 felony aggravated driving while license is revoked and a Class A misdemeanor driving on a revoked license. The public defender was appointed and the matter was continued for the preliminary hearing.

-Jordan N. Myers, 28, Paris, was presented with a petition to revoke his conditional discharge sentence for a Class A misdemeanor driving on a suspended license conviction. The public defender was appointed and the matter was continued for a first appearance with counsel.

-Venncint J. Sander, 19, Danville, was charged with a Class A misdemeanor speeding. The public defender was appointed and the matter was continued for a first appearance with counsel.

-Leroy J. Schmitt, 34, Paris, was charged with a Class C misdemeanor disorderly conduct charge. The public defender was appointed and the matter was continued for a first appearance with counsel.

Guilty pleas

-Nathan D. Medley, 29, Paris, pleaded guilty to a Class B misdemeanor possession of cannabis charge. He was sentenced to 18 months of conditional discharge, a $300 fine, court costs and various state fees. In exchange for the plea, the state dismissed a Class A misdemeanor driving on a suspended license charge.

Not guilty pleas

-Jackie G. Wilson, 29, Paris, pleaded not guilty with a jury trial demand to a Class A misdemeanor obstructing a police officer charge. The matter was continued for a pretrial conference.

Other Matters

-Matthew L. Mattingly, 33, Paris, learned the state withdrew a petition to revoke his court supervision for a Class A misdemeanor resisting a police officer conviction. The case was closed.

-Gerry A. Menet, 26, Paris, learned the state withdrew a petition to revoke his conditional discharge sentence for a Class A misdemeanor criminal damage to property conviction. The case was closed.

-Billy D. Ward, 55, Springfield, learned the state withdrew a petition to revoke his conditional discharge sentence for a Class C misdemeanor disorderly conduct conviction.

Warrants

Warrants were prepared and issued when the following individuals failed to answer the court call: Ethan R. Daniels, 39, Clinton, Ind.; Lasha M. Hillyer, 34, Paris; James M. McCollum, 61, Paris; Eric D. Paige, 27, Paris; and Jesse J. Prouse, 42, Terre Haute, Ind.