2017-01-05 / Courts

86th District Court

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

Michael D. Niedzielski, 59, 10244 E. San Remo Blvd., Traverse City — Pleaded guilty to wildlife, taking of deer/ bear/turkey; sentenced to pay fines and costs of $635, plus restitution of $1,000.

Josiah D. Russell, 37, 7463 Old US 31, Lot 60, Petoskey — Pleaded guilty to failure to pay fines and costs; pay schedule set up.

Charles N. Rogers, 35, 302 S. Shabwasung, Northport — Pleaded not guilty to false impersonation of a public officer; $2,500 personal recognizance bond set; requesting court-appointed attorney; pretrial conference set for Jan. 17.

Chase D. Johnson, 29, 6888 N. Conwary Road, Apt. 4, Alanson — Pleaded not guilty to failure to register as a sex offender; $2,000 personal recognizance bond set; requesting court-appointed attorney; pretrial conference set for Jan. 17.

David M. Flamand, 46, 3733 Moccasin Lane, Mt. Pleasant — Failed to appear for bench warrant arraignment on charges of domestic violence, malicious destruction of property less than $200; possession of marijuana; bench warrant issued; bond set at $500.

Justina Sams, 25, 2560 N. Peshawbestown Road, Suttons Bay — Failed to appear for arraignment of charge of driving without license on person; bench warrant issued; bond set at $500.

Mary R. Burton, 63, 750 N. Deer Path Tr., #7, Suttons Bay — Failed to appear for arraignment on charge of retail fraud, third degree; bench warrant issued; bond set at $500.

Martin Contreras Jr., 22, P.O. Box 113, Lake Leelanau — Bench warrant arraignment held; bond violation hearing on charges of drunken driving, driving on a suspended license adjourned, reset for Jan. 10; bond reinstated; status conference set for Jan. 10.

Jesus M. Perez, 23, 2655 N. Beems Kwamamikun, Suttons Bay — Failed to appear for pretrial conference on charge of driving on a suspended license; bench warrant issued; bond set at $500.

Randall K. West, 49, 666 Bay Hill Dr., Traverse City — Pleaded guilty to receiving and concealing stolen property less than $200; receiving and concealing stolen property $200-$1,000 dismissed; bond continued; presentence investigation ordered; sentencing set for Jan. 17.

James A. Gill, 38, 9601 Bobby’s Trail, Traverse City — Pleaded guilty to drunken driving; bond continued; presentence investigation, alcohol/drug assessment ordered; sentencing set for Jan. 31.

Autumn R. Fonte, 37, 1232 Carl Road, Traverse City — Bench warrant arraignment held; pleaded guilty to bond violation for failure to appear for pretrial conference, positive alcohol/drug test; bond reinstated; pretrial conference set for Jan. 10.

Jacob E. Melichar, 24, 10060 Melichar Dr., Traverse City — Pleaded guilty to driving while visibly impaired; charge of drunken driving dismissed; bond continued; alcohol/drug assessment ordered; sentenced to one year probation with credit for one jail day served; not to consume or possess alcohol, illegal or non-prescribed drugs; not to enter bars or casinos; no violence; random alcohol testing four times per month; discretionary urine screens; to perform three days community service; to pay fines and costs of $1,150.

Heather S. Perkette, 49, 5192 Heritage Way, Traverse City — Probation violation hearing not held; probation review held; probation continued with all same terms and conditions, with PBTs increased to twice per day.

Brian S. Rice, 48, 526 8th St., Traverse City — Pleaded guilty to allowing an unlicensed driver to operate a motor vehicle; charge of driving on a suspended license dismissed; sentenced to pay fines and costs of $380.

Harvey R. Warburton, 78, 7871 W. Day Forest Road, Empire — Set to plead guilty to impaired driving; charge of drunken driving to be dismissed; bond continued; daily PBTs reduced to discretionary; plea, sentencing set for Feb. 14.

Margaret A. Panek, 72, P.O. Box 242, Cedar — Pleaded not guilty to false pretenses, greater than $200, less than $1,000, using a computer to commit a crime; bond continued; requesting court-appointed attorney; pretrial conference set for Jan. 10.

Daniel D. Kaley, 22, 6646 Cherrywood Dr., Kingsley — Set to plead guilty in Sobriety Court to drunken/impaired driving, second offense, driving on a suspended license; bond continued; plea set for Jan. 12.

Shahbaht C. Anderson, 38, 2893 NW Bayshore Dr., Suttons Bay — Pleaded guilty to bond violation on charge of assault/assault and battery; bond reinstated; sentenced to credit for time served.

Timothy R. Holtz, 33, 337 W. Third St., Northport — Arraigned on charge of uttering and publishing; bond continued; requesting court-appointed attorney; probable cause conference set for Jan. 17; preliminary examination set for Jan. 31.

Priscilla T. McFall, 32, 816 Boon St., Traverse City — Pleaded not guilty to driving on a suspended license, second offense; bond continued; pretrial conference set for Jan. 17.

Fermin B. Hernandez, 20, 9195 S. Johnny St., Traverse City — Pleaded guilty to impaired driving; charge of drunken driving and MIP ticket dismissed; bond continued; alcohol/drug assessment ordered; sentencing set for Jan. 17.

Emily S. Bagley, 28, 525 Hastings St., Traverse City — Pleaded not guilty to drunken driving; bond continued; requesting court-appointed attorney; pretrial conference set for Jan. 10.

Robert E. Green, 46, 304 W. Burdickville Road, Maple City — Pleaded guilty to probation violations; sentenced to serve three additional days in jail; probation continued with added a.m. PBTs.

Skylar M. Korson, 17, 994 S. Herman Road, Suttons Bay — Pleaded guilty to probation violations; sentenced to nine additional days in jail, held in abeyance; probation continued.

Anthony L. McGrath, 23, 2201 N. Nish Nah Bah Mikun, Suttons Bay — Pleaded guilty to probation violations; sentenced to 15 additional days in jail; probation continued with added a.m. PBTs.

Samuel R. Cook, 19, 1872 N. Blue Water Court, Suttons Bay — Pleaded guilty to use of marijuana; charge of possession of marijuana dismissed; bond continued; alcohol/drug assessment ordered; sentencing set for Jan. 17.

Jeffrey L. Colby, 52, 1200 St. George Road, Merritt Island, Fla. — Failed to appear for probation show cause hearing; bench warrant issued; bond set at $1,000.

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