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Several make first court appearance

Some defendants made their first common pleas court appearances Wednesday while others admitted their guilt in front of Judge D. Scott Bowling.

Those who entered answered charges or entered pleas were:

• Charles Riley, 26, of 11287 County Road 1, Chesapeake, was arraigned on a fifth-degree count of possession of drugs and misdemeanor counts of endangering children, possession of drug abuse instruments and possession of drug paraphernalia, to which he pleaded not guilty.

He also denied probation violations.

Bowling set bond at $20,000 cash or surety and $20,000 own-recognizance. A pretrial was set for Nov. 12.

• Daniel Mullins, 28, of 80 Private Drive 1699 County Road 26, Ironton, was arraigned on a bill of information of third-degree failure to comply with the order or signal of a police officer and two misdemeanor driving violations, to which he pleaded not guilty. Bowling set bond at $25,000 OR.

• Andrew Robinson, 29, of 128 Township Road 283 N., Ironton, was sentenced to four years community control sanctions under intensive supervised probation and 200 hours of community service.

• Donald Ball, 30, of 703 Blackburn Ave., Ashland, admitted CCS violations and was sentenced to 24 months in prison.

• Shayla Perkins, 23, of 3341 State Route 243, Ironton, admitted CCS violations and was sentenced to 11 months in prison.

• Joseph Brewer, 58, of 561 County Road 171, Scottown, pleaded guilty to two fourth-degree counts of trafficking in drugs. Bowling ordered a presentence investigation and set sentencing for Nov. 5.

• Bradley Thacker, 19, of 71 Private Drive 4765 State Route 7, Chesapeake, pleaded guilty to a fifth-degree count of breaking and entering. Bowling set ordered a presentence investigation and set sentencing on a future date.

• Melissa Doss, 28, of 11287 County Road 1, Chesapeake, was arraigned on a fifth-degree count of possession of drugs and misdemeanor counts of endangering children, possession of drug abuse instruments and possession of drug paraphernalia, to which she pleaded not guilty.

Bowling set bond at $20,000 cash or surety and $20,000 own-recognizance. A pretrial was set for Nov. 12

• Ryan Detamore, 22, of 105 Township Road 1057 Apt. A, Proctorville, was arraigned in counts of fourth-degree theft of a motor vehicle and fifth-degree theft, to which he pleaded guilty. Bowling set sentencing for Nov. 5.

• Michael Short Jr., 26, of 415 W. 12th St., Huntington, pleaded guilty to an amended count of misdemeanor theft. Bowling sentenced the man to three years CCS, 200 hours of community service and ordered him to pay $325 in restitution.

• Timothy McComas, 29, of 88 Township Road 1027 South Point, pleaded guilty to counts of fourth-degree domestic violence, fifth-degree theft and misdemeanor theft. Bowling set sentencing for Nov. 5.

• Leon Adams Jr., 55, of 1178 County Road 60, South Point, pleaded guilty to misdemeanor counts of possession of drug paraphernalia and DUI. A count of fifth-degree possession of drugs was dismissed. Bowling sentenced the man to 180 days in the county jail, a driver’s license suspension a 90-day order not to drive his vehicle.

• Stacy Wilson, 33, of 802 S. Seventh St., Ironton, pleaded guilty to counts of fourth-degree assault on a peace officer and fifth-degree possession of drugs. Bowling sentenced Wilson to nine months in prison.