Edmonson District Court was held on Tuesday, October 10, 2017. The Honorable Judge John M. McCarty, presiding.
Joe Brent Coleman, Failure to wear seat belts. Dismissed. Operating on suspended license, pleaded guilty. Sentenced to 30 days in jail, credit for 30 days served. No/expired KY registration receipt. Dismissed. No/expired registration plates. Dismissed.
Burkett Copass, License to be in possession. Controlled substance prescription not original container-first. Both dismissed.
Paula Meredith, three counts of theft by deception-including cold checks under $500. All dismissed, per county attorney.
David Alford, Leaving scene of accident/failure to render aid or assistance. Continued 11/7/17.
Melissa J. Harp, No/expired KY registration receipt. No/expired registration plates. Both charges dismissed. Failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance. Proof shown, dismissed.
Elvis Lindsey, Speeding 19mph over limit. Will attend county attorney traffic school.
Wallace Moran, Speeding 22mph over limit. Failed to appear. Notice sent to dept. of transportation.
Brett Austin Higgs, Assault first degree-domestic violence. Assault 4th degree-domestic violence minor injury. Pleaded not guilty to both charges. Pretrial hearing 10/17/17. Attorney appointed.
Bruce A. Luttrell, Three counts of endangering welfare of a minor. Possession of marijuana. Drug paraphernalia-buy/possess. Pleaded not guilty to all. Pretrial conference 10/31/17.
Everette Simpson, Failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security 1st. Pleaded guilty, fined $500. Operating on suspended/revoked operator's license. Pleaded guilty. Fined $100. Failure to wear seat belts. Dismissed.
Richard Kelly Ferguson, Possession of controlled substance, first degree date rape drug. Possession of marijuana. Drug paraphernalia-buy/possess. Pleaded not guilty to all. Pretrial hearing 10/24/17.