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Ashe District Court decisions

James HowellStaff writerjhowell@civitasmedia.com

April 3, 2013

The weekly session of the Ashe County District Court was held March 28, with the Honorable Jeanie Houston presiding.


These decisions were handed down by the court:


Bobby Lee Boggs: (M) simple assault, (P) no contest, (J) PJC.


Tiffany Boyd: (M) simple assault, (P) no contest, (J) PJC.


Ricky Wayne Farmer: (M) school attendance law violation, (P) no contest, (J) PJC, no unexcused absences, CC.


Pablo Cruz Gonzales: Level II: (T) driving with license revoked, (P) not guilty, (J) guilty, 45 days suspended, 12 months unsupervised probation, $100 fine plus CC.


Shawn Joshua Hamm: (M) assault on a female, (P) no contest, (J) PJC.


Matthew Justin Lemly: (T) driving while impaired, (P) not guilty, (J) guilty, 1 year DOC suspended, 12 months supervised probation, 7 days active at direction of probation officer, surrender drivers license, $700 fine plus CC.


Randal Long: (M) probation violation, sentence activated.


Tom Phillips: (F) worthless check ($3,416) — cons.; (M) failure to work after paid — cons.; (F) obtaining property under false pretenses, (P) guilty, (J) guilty, 8-19 months suspended, 36 months supervised probation, pay restitution, CC. (F) obtaining property under false pretenses, (P) guilty, (J) guilty, 8-19 months suspended, 36 months supervised probation — sentences consecutive, CC.


Thomas E. Rash: (M) failure to file/pay income tax, (P) not guilty, (J) PJC, pay restitution, amount to be determined by DA.


Jimmy Darrell Stevens: Level IV: (T) driving while impaired, (P) guilty, (J) guilty, 120 days DOC suspended, 12 months supervised probation, 48 hours CWS, $300 fine pluc CC.


Abbreviations: (F) felony; (M) misdemeanor; (T) traffic violation; (I) infraction; (P) plea; (J) judgment; PJC: prayer for judgment continued; 90-96: 1st offense conditional discharge; MCP: Ashe County Sheriffs Office Misdemeanant Confinement Program; ACJ: Ashe County Jail; DOC: N.C. Department of Corrections; DAC: Division of Adult Corrections; CRV: confinement in response to violation; CWS: community work service; CC: pay court costs; cons.: charges consolidated