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COURTS

District Judge Dennis M. Songer, Sharon

PRELIMINARY HEARINGS

Darren Joseph King, 40, of 271 Mesabi St., Sharon; Sharon police charges of strangulation, assault and reckless endangerment held for court; released on unsecured bond.

Jamar Isaiah Harris, 21, of 526 12th St., Greenville; Sharon police charges of kidnapping, making terroristic threats and possession of marijuana held for court; released on unsecured bond.

Michael Ray Salsgiver Jr., 21, Mercer; Sharon police charges of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse with a child, unlawful contact with a minor and indecent assault held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Yohance Mercer-Huffman Jr., 24, New Castle; Sharon police charges of carrying firearms without a license held for court; receiving stolen property charges dismissed; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Daniel Shane Richards, 30, of 825 Spearman Ave., Sharon, pleaded guilty to Sharon police charge of giving false identification to law enforcement officer; sentenced to 1 year probation, jail credit in lieu of fine and court costs.

Ronald Edward Sowers, 47, Franklin, Pa.; Sharon police charges of possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and a traffic violation dismissed.

George Allen Kougher Jr., 52, of 326 Alderman Ave., Sharon; Sharon police charges of failure to provide accurate registration information and failure to verify address or be photographed held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Ryan Thomas Linamen, 18, West Middlesex, pleaded guilty to Sharpsville police charges of disorderly conduct; terroristic threats charge withdrawn; sentenced to 1 year probation, no fines or court costs.

Samantha Jo Wertz, 30, Jamestown; Sharon police charges of aggravated assault, simple assault, institutional vandalism, trespassing, resisting arrest and aggravated harassment by prisoner held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Gary C. Keeley III, 33, Sharpsville; Sharpsville police charges of assault and harassment dismissed.

Christine G. Davies, 58, Sharpsville; Sharpsville police charge of assault and harassment withdrawn.

Brandon Lee Lightbody, 28, of 477 Silver St., Sharon, pleaded guilty to Sharon police charge of possession of drug paraphernalia; possession of a controlled substance charge withdrawn; sentenced to 1 year probation to run concurrent, court costs and jail credit in lieu of fine.

Jaylan Ray Marrow, 26, Sharon; Sharon police charges of three traffic violations moved to traffic; endangering the welfare of children and failure to notify police of an accident charges withdrawn.

Ramon J. Williams, 33, Sharon, pleaded guilty to Sharon police charges of possession of a controlled substance; possession with intent to deliver, possession of drug paraphernalia and public drunkenness charges withdrawn; sentenced to 1 year probation to run concurrent with any other sentence, and court costs.

Nicholas Dano Jr., 49, Sharon; Sharon police charges of possessing child pornography and criminal use of a communication facility held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Justin Jauwn Kellum, 29, Pittsburgh; Sharon police charges of attempted homicide, robbery, aggravated assault and prohibited possession of a firearm held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Kendra Lashawn Harden, 30, Farrell; Sharon police charges of possession with intent, making terroristic threats, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Octavius Lamont Clark, 42, Sharon, pleaded guilty to Sharon police charges of disorderly conduct; resisting arrest, endangering the welfare of children, fleeing or attempting to elude an officer and four traffic violations withdrawn; sentenced to 2 years probation, fine and court costs.

James R. Snowden, 35, Youngstown, Ohio, pleaded guilty to Sharon police charge of possession of drug paraphernalia; possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and disorderly conduct charges withdrawn; sentenced to 1 year probation and court costs.

Marissa Marie Carry, 25, of 271 Spruce Ave., Apartment A, pleaded guilty to Sharon police charges of possession of drug paraphernalia; possession with intent and possession of a controlled substance withdrawn; received 1 year probation and forfeits $754 in the District Attorney forfeiture fund.

Leslie Randell Moore, 47, of 378 Malleable St., Sharon; Sharon police charges of intimidating a witness or victim held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail and posted bond a day later.

Ramone Lavell Truxon Sr., 34, of 903 Wallis Ave., Farrell; Sharon police charges of resisting arrest, aggravated assault and institutional vandalism held for court; released on unsecured bond.

Donald L. Phillips, 49, Sharon; Hermitage police charges of flight to avoid apprehension held for court; released on unsecured bond.

Darren Glenn Milhoff, 43, Greenville; Hermitage police charges of retail theft held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Duquandre Trent Nabors, 25, New Castle; Hermitage police charges of making terroristic threats, simple assault and public drunkenness held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Brenda L. Blakeley, 37, Greenville; Sharon police charges of burglary, trespass and theft held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

District Judge Mary A. Odem, Farrell

PRELIMINARY HEARINGS

James Dallas Brown, 37, Farrell; Mercer County Detectives charge of drug delivery resulting in death, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and criminal use of a cell phone held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Casey Lamontae Jackson, 27, Youngstown, Ohio; Hermitage police charges of aggravated assault held for court; attempted criminal homicide charge withdrawn; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Brittany Marie Zaboroski, 25, Mercer; Hermitage police charges of retail theft and conspiracy to commit retail theft held for court; released on unsecured bond.

Nicholas Kaleel Cannone, 22, Hermitage; Farrell police charges of possession with intent to deliver, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

James Dallas Brown, 37, Farrell; Mercer County Detectives charges of possession with intent to deliver, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia held for court; taken to Mercer County jail after failing to post bond.

Catherine Joann Elizabeth Houston, 36, Farrell; Hermitage police charges of retail theft and defiant trespass held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Sherry Lee Keeler, 62, Sharon; Hermitage police charges of retail theft held for court; released on unsecured bond.

Anthony Ladale Alexander, 30, Hermitage; Farrell police charges of stalking, loitering and prowling at night and harassment held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Shawn Michael Wilson, 22, Warren, Ohio, pleaded guilty to Farrell police charges of possession of drug paraphernalia and disorderly conduct; manufacture, delivery or possession with intent, obstructing the administration of law, resisting arrest and possession of a controlled substance charges withdrawn; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Kenneth L. Cupic, 53, Farrell, pleaded guilty to Farrell police charges of furnishing drug-free urine; sentenced to 1 year probation, $100 fine and court costs.

Courtney M. Hubbard, 56, Farrell, pleaded guilty to a Farrell police charge of disorderly conduct; resisting arrest, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving under the influence, obstructing the administration of law and two traffic violations withdrawn; sentenced to 1 year probation, $100 fine and court costs.

Nicholas Alfonso Verrill, 32, Farrell; Farrell police charges of aggravated assault, discharging a firearm into an occupied structure, manufacture, delivery or possession with intent, reckless endangerment, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia waived for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Marlia Lynn Straussberger, 40, Sharon; Hermitage police charges of unauthorized access-device use, identity theft, theft and trespass held for court; released on unsecured bond.

Rafael Jose Guzman Pizarro, 39, New Castle, pleaded guilty to Farrell police charges of possession of drug paraphernalia; sentenced to $100 fine and court costs.

William Austin McKnight, 38, Sharon; Farrell police charges of aggravated assault, conspiracy to commit robbery, robbery, making terroristic threats, simple assault, conspiracy to commit theft, theft and harassment held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Shane W. Pencille, 29, Farrell; Farrell police charges of theft, receiving stolen property and prohibited possession of a firearm held for court; released on unsecured bond.

Maria Shante Graham, 27, Farrell; Farrell police charges of endangering the welfare of children, conspiracy to commit robbery, robbery, conspiracy to commit theft and theft held for court; taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.

Andre D. Hailstock, 28, Wheatland; Farrell police charges of harassment and making terroristic threats held for court; released on unsecured bond.