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COURTS

District Judge Mary Ann Odem, Farrell

PRELIMINARY HEARINGS

• Deon Marvel Brodie, 34, Pittsburgh; Farrell police charges of retail theft moved to non-traffic; riot and disorderly conduct charges withdrawn.

• Joshua Luke Morris, 19, Hermitage; Hermitage police charges of carrying a loaded weapon, fleeing or attempting to elude an officer, making repairs or selling offensive weapons, carrying a firearm without a license and three traffic violations held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

• Christopher H. Harris, 29, Greenville; Hermitage police charges of simple assault and criminal mischief held for court; released on unsecured bond.

• Gloria L. Ellerbe, 54, Farrell; Farrell police charge of driving under the influence held for court; traffic violation withdrawn; released on unsecured bond.

District Judge Dennis M. Songer, Sharon 

PRELIMINARY HEARINGS

• Janilla Shawnte Hornbuckle, 37, of 500 Spruce Ave., Sharon, pleaded guilty to Sharon police charges of disorderly conduct; corruption of minors charge withdrawn; sentenced to 6 months probation and her children must attend school daily and on time.

• Michael Gene Lumley, 53, of 8193 Edmond St., Masury; Sharon police charges of driving under the influence and a traffic violation held for court; released on unsecured bond.

• Elaine Taylor, 33, Sharon; Sharon police charges of disorderly conduct moved to non-traffic; corruption of minors charge withdrawn; released on unsecured bond.

• Stacy Lynn Gorichky, 39, Sharpsville; Sharon police charges of driving under the influence and possession of a controlled substance held for court; released on own recognizance.

• Joseph Allen Hice, 35, Masury; Sharon police charges of driving under the influence and two traffic violations held for court; released on unsecured bond.

• Stephan Alexander Zurko, 34, of 509 Superior St., Hermitage, pleaded guilty to Sharon police charges of disorderly conduct and two traffic violations; fleeing or attempting to elude an officer charge withdrawn; sentenced to 1 year probation, fine and court costs.

• Michael C. Warner, 40, of 107 Smith Ave., Sharon; Sharon police charges of rape of an unconscious victim, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse of an unconscious victim and sexual assault waived for court; taken to Mercer County Jail and posted bond.

• Charles B. Caston, 36, of 411 Malleable St., Sharon; Sharon police charges of simple assault held for court; released on unsecured bond.

• James Bryan Miller Turcotte, 27, of 301 W. Main St., Sharpsville; Sharpsville police charges of statutory sexual assault, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse of a person less than 16, aggravated indecent assault and indecent assault of a person less than 16 held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

• Nikki Ann Vasconi, 42, of 42 Lincoln St., Sharon; Sharon police charges of resisting arrest, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and a traffic violation waived for court; taken to Mercer County Jail and posted bond 11 days later.

• Aaron William Weese, 41, Sharon; Sharon police charges of driving under the influence and accident involving damage held for court; released on own recognizance.

• Xavier Armon Ford, 18, of 200 Idylwild St. NW, Warren, Ohio; Sharon police charges of attempted robbery, terroristic threats and theft waived for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

• Demarcus Ray Stokes, 15, Farrell; Sharon police charges of attempted robbery, terroristic threats, theft and carrying a firearm without a license waived for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

• Travis W. Torreance, 38, of 4099 Ivanhoe Road, Sharpsville; Sharon police charges of driving under the influence and driving under the influence at highest rate of blood alcohol level held for court; released on own recognizance.

• John Herbert Gregory, 37, Sharon; Sharon police charges of simple assault held for court; released on unsecured bond.

• Felicia Lynn Hallman; 36, Sharon; Sharon police charges of criminal mischief and loitering and prowling at nighttime held for court; released on unsecured bond.

• John Lequan Bowers, 24, Columbus, Ohio; Sharon police charges of simple assault and resisting arrest waived for court; taken to Mercer County Jail for 10 days until changed to unsecured bond.

• Jasmine Nicole Townsend, 29, Farrell; Sharon police charge of bad checks withdrawn.

• Ronald Leroy Merchant Jr., 28, Sharon; Sharon police charge of strangulation withdrawn.