2016-12-22 / Courts

86th District Court

Chief Judge, Michael S. Stepka
Judge, Thomas J. Phillips

Lupita Ornelas, 22, 1360 S. French Road, #3, Lake Leelanau — Pleaded no contest to allowing driving on a suspended license; charge of driving on a suspended license dismissed; sentenced to pay fines and costs of $275.

Keith F. Ferguson, 24, 3701 Cambridge St., Midland — Sentenced to one year probation and credit for jail days served for drunken driving; not to consume or possess alcohol, illegal or non-prescribed drugs; not to enter bars or casinos; no violence; to attend Adult Highway Safety Panel, Impact Panel; random alcohol testing four times per month; discretionary urine screens; to perform three days community service; to pay fines and costs of $1,075 plus restitution not yet set.

Jeffrey L. Colby, 52, 1200 St. George Road, Merritt Island, Fla. — Probation violation hearing adjourned; hearing reset for Jan. 3.

Amber D. Pennell, 33, 937 E. Front St., Traverse City — Pleaded not guilty to driving on a suspended license; bond continued; requesting court-appointed attorney; pretrial conference set for Jan. 3.

Samuel R. Cook, 19, 1872 N. Blue Water Court, Suttons Bay — Pleaded not guilty to possession of marijuana; bond continued; requesting court-appointed attorney; pretrial conference set for Jan. 3.

Shahbaht C. Anderson, 38, 2893 NW Bayshore Dr., Suttons Bay — Bond violation hearing on charge of assault and battery adjourned; hearing reset for Jan. 3; remanded until hearing.

Jonathan C. Chandler, 23, 6663 S. Lime Lake Road, Cedar — Pleaded guilty to probation violation; sentenced to serve six additional days in jail; probation revoked unsuccessful.

Nicole A. Howard, 33, 2992 W. Armstrong Lake Trl., Empire — Video arraigned on charge of failure to appear for show cause hearing; pleaded guilty to contempt of court; sentenced to serve five additional days in jail.

Taro C. Taylor, 38, 1800 1/2 Coolidge, East Lansing — Pleaded guilty to failure to appear for show cause hearing; bench warrant recalled; payment plan set up.

James W. Brubaker, 20, 3520 S. Center Hwy., Suttons Bay — Pleaded guilty to probation violation; sentenced to three additional days in jail; probation continued with morning PBT added.

Margaret A. Panek, 72, 1800 E. Narlock Road, P.O. Box 242, Cedar — Failed to appear for arraignment on charges of false pretenses, using a computer to commit a crime; bench warrant issued; bond set at $1,000.

Kathleen A. Kelly, 57, P.O. Box 34, Fife Lake — Pleaded guilty to illegal transport of marijuana; charge of possession of marijuana dismissed; sentenced to pay fines and costs of $1,175.

Edward R. Boomer, 36, 4632 N. Manor Wood Dr., Traverse City — Pleaded not guilty to driving on a suspended license, second offense; bond continued; pretrial conference set for Jan. 3.

Kenneth J. Bush Jr., 28, 3063 W. Peshawbestown Road, Suttons Bay — Pleaded not guilty to attempted unlawful use of a motor vehicle; bond continued; requesting court-appointed attorney; pretrial conference set for Jan. 3.

Fermin B. Hernandez, 20, 9195 S. Johnny St., Traverse City — Pleaded not guilty to drunken driving; bond continued; requesting court-appointed attorney; pretrial conference set for Jan. 3.

Heather S. Perkette, 49, 5192 Heritage Way, Traverse City — Pleaded not guilty to probation violation; $1,500 personal recognizance bond set; probation hearing set for Jan. 3.

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