Sumner County District Court Docket: July 22, 2016 report

first_imgby Tracy McCue, Sumner Newscow — The following are a list of criminal court complaints recently filed by the Sumner County Attorney’s office.These are formal charges introduced into the Sumner County District Court system. The suspects listed in the complaint have not been tried by a judge or jury unless specified otherwise. All citizens are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.————State of Kansas v. Keith Slack — Case No: 16 CR 178.Date of birth: 1967. Address: Wellington.Date of alleged crime: June 23, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Battery, Class B misdemeanor. Count 2 — Battery, Class B misdemeanor.Count 3 — Criminal Damage to Property, Class B misdemeanor. Count 4 — Criminal threat, Level 9 felony. Case description: Slack is accused of angrily pushing one person out of the way to attack another. Allegedly, he then angrily went after his primary target by repeatedly pushing him before hitting him over the head with a shop lamp. Then allegedly he yelled at the victim: “I’ll kill you,” before turning and confronting the victim’s mother, who told him to stop. ———State of Kansas v. Luis Ibarra-Calderon — Case No: 16 CR 179.Date of birth: 1993. Address: Wichita.Date of alleged crime: April 14 to May 14, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Aggravated Failure to appear, level 10 felony. Case description: Ibarra-Calderon is accused of failing to surrender himself within 30 days according to stipulations of his appearance bond for three felony counts of theft by deception. He was not apprehended until June 14, 2016, allegedly. ———State of Kansas v. Chase Biles — Case No: 16 CR 180.Date of birth: 1989. Address: Wellington.Date of alleged crime: June 28, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Possession of marijuana, Class A misdemeanor. Count 2 — Possession drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Count 3 — Possession methamphetamine, level 5 drug felony. Case description: Biles is accused of having a glass smoking pipe in his car and additional marijuana in a clear plastic container on the front passenger seat of his car. He allegedly also had a marijuana pipe behind the gear shifter of the vehicle and a small amount of methamphetamine in a plastic baggy in the center console.———State of Kansas v. Jessica Burnett — Case No: 16 CR 181.Date of birth: 1976. Address: Wellington.Date of alleged crime: Spring or summer of 2014Charges:Count 1 — Indecent liberties with a child, level 5 felony. Count 2 — Indecent solicitation of a child, level 6 felony.Count 3 — Criminal sodomy, level 3 felony. Case description: Details of the case can be found here. ———State of Kansas v. Derek Harris — Case No: 16 CR 182.Date of birth: 1988. Address: Wellington.Date of alleged crime: June 19, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Domestic Battery, Class B misdemeanor. Case description: Harris is accused of grabbing and pushing his girl friend at Michigan Apartments.———State of Kansas v. Aaron Mathews — Case No: 16 CR 183.Date of birth: 1989. Address: Mulvane.Date of alleged crime: June 20, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Criminal deprivations of motor vehicle. Count 2 — Driving while suspended, Class B misdemeanor. Count 3 — Criminal damage to property, Class B misdemeanor. Case description: Matthews is accused of taking a white Chevrolet pickup with the intent to deprive the owner temporary use of it. He allegedly took it from a storage building without permission and drove it to Wichita. When apprehended he denied taking it allegedly. He allegedly was driving in Sumner County between 1 and 2 p.m. when his driver’s license was suspended. Matthews then allegedly took the metal gate apart from the pickup, laid it on the ground and then drove the truck over the gate causing dents in the gate and the attached sign. ———State of Kansas v. Thomas Toner — Case No: 16 CR 184.Date of birth: N/A. Address: Springfield, Mo. Date of alleged crime: July 3, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Possession of methamphetamine, level 5 drug felony. Count 2 — Possession of drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Count 3 — Identity theft, level 8 felony. Count 4 — Interfere with law enforcement, Class A misdemeanor. Count 5 — Fraudulent display license, Class B misdemeanor. Case description: Toner is accused of possessing a plastic bag containing methamphetamine and a glass pipe on the passenger side of his vehicle. He also allegedly had an Alabama identification card used to try and get into the Kansas Star Casino. ———State of Kansas v. John Lee — Case No: 16 CR 186.Date of birth: N/A. Address: Springfield, Mo. Date of alleged crime: July 3, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Possession of methamphetamine, level 5 drug felony. Count 2 — Possession of drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Count 3 — Identity theft, level 8 felony. Count 4 — Interfere with law enforcement, Class A misdemeanor. Count 5 — Fraudulent display license, Class B misdemeanor. Count 6 — Fraudulent display license, Class B misdemeanor. Case description: Lee is accused of possessing a plastic bag containing methamphetamine and a glass pipe on the passenger side of his vehicle. He also allegedly had an Alabama identification card and a Texas identification card used to try and get into the Kansas Star Casino. ———State of Kansas v. Ryan Swift — Case No: 16 CR 187.Date of birth: 1984 Address: Wellington. Date of alleged crime: June 9, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Battery, Class A misdemeanor. Case description: Swift is accused of being angry when someone pushed the call button in the jail. As a result, allegedly, he kicked and punched him. ———State of Kansas v. Michael Thornton — Case No: 16 CR 188.Date of birth: 1968. Address: Wichita. Date of alleged crime: June 30, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Identity Theft, level 8 felony. Count 2 — Identity Fraud, level 8 felony. Count 3 — Unlawful use of driver’s license or identification card. Case description: Thornton is accused of possessing and using a check and driver’s license number belonging to an account to someone else. He is also accused of presenting to officials at the Kansas Star Casino a driver’s license claiming he is someone else to try to obtain a Global VIP check cashing card. ———State of Kansas v. Brenton Falls — Case No: 16 CR 189.Date of birth: N/A. Address: Wellington. Date of alleged crime: July 4, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Possession of heroin, level 5 drug felony. Count 2 — Possession of drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Case description: Falls is accused of possessing heroin in a syringe.———State of Kansas v. Don James Sharpsteen — Case No: 16 CR 190.Date of birth: N/A. Address: Dodge City. Date of alleged crime: July 4, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Possession of heroin, level 5 drug felony. Count 2 — Possession of drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Case description: Sharpsteen is accused of having a small brown ball of black tar heroin in a cellophane cigarette wrapper.———State of Kansas v. Joseph Phillips — Case No: 16 CR 191.Date of birth: N/A. Address: Clearwater. Date of alleged crime: June 25, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Driving under the influence, first offense, Class B misdemeanor. Count 2 — Possession of marijuana, Class A misdemeanor. Count 3 — Possession of drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Count 4 – Defective tail lamp, traffic infraction. Case description: Phillip is accused of operating a vehicle with an alcohol content over .08 percent. He also allegedly had a plastic bag of marijuana and a small brown cigar blunt with marijuana inside. ———State of Kansas v. Gary Webb — Case No: 16 CR 192.Date of birth: N/A. Address: Clearwater. Date of alleged crime: May 10, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Harassment by telecommunication device, Class A misdemeanor. Count 2 — Giving a false alarm, Class A misdemeanor.Count 3 — Giving a false alarm, Class A misdemeanor.Count 4 — Giving a false alarm, Class A misdemeanor.Count 5 — Giving a false alarm, Class A misdemeanor.Case description: Webb is accused of repeatedly making 13 abusive phone calls to Sumner County 911 on May 10, 2016 that was meant to be harassing to the dispatcher on the other end. He allegedly was complaining about a female Wellington police officer, who was outside his home. Webb was also charged for giving a false alarm for the four final phone calls knowing he was told not to call on the emergency line, thus tying it up, when there was no emergency in progress. ———State of Kansas v. Richard Phillips — Case No: 16 CR 193.Date of birth: N/A. Address: Mulvane. Date of alleged crime: March 5-16, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Burglary of a non dwelling, level 7 felony. Count 2 — Burglary of a non dwelling, level 7 felony.Count 3 — Criminal damage to property, Class B misdemeanor. Count 4 — Criminal damage to property, Class B misdemeanor.Count 5 — Theft, level 9 felony. Case description: Phillips is accused of cutting fence and entering an outbuilding through a locked door to commit a theft. He allegedly took 2 Go Carts, a set of chrome rims and tires, a saw, another set of rims and tires, keys to a 1936 truck, a big flashlight, sleeping bag and a Bud Light neon sign valued at least $1,000 but less than $25,000.———State of Kansas v. Gary Webb — Case No: 16 CR 194.Date of birth: N/A. Address: Wellington. Date of alleged crime: June 11-12, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Stalking, Class A misdemeanor. Count 2 — Harassment by telecommunication device, Class A misdemeanor. Count 3 — Disorderly Conduct, Class C misdemeanor. Count 4 — Criminal threat, level 9 felony. Count 5 — Disorderly conduct, Class C misdemeanor. Count 6 — Disorderly conduct, Class C misdemeanor. Count 7 — Disorderly conduct, Class C misdemeanor. Count 8 — Disorderly conduct, Class C misdemeanor. Count 9 – Disorderly conduct, Class C misdemeanor. Case description: Webb is accused of on July 11 and 12 of targeting threatening text messages and yelling obscenities from his property to a neighbor. He is also accused at yelling at people walking down the street in front of his house.  He then allegedly cussed out a Wellington Police officer when he was being taken to the hospital as well as the hospital staff at SRMC. ———State of Kansas v. Lori Armstrong — Case No: 16 CR 196.Date of birth: N/A. Address: Wellington. Date of alleged crime: May 25, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Distribution of Oxycodone (Oxycontin) within 1,000 feet of a school, level 3 drug felony. Case description: Armstrong is accused of selling 2 oxycontin pills to a person living 1,000 feet from Lincoln Elementary School for $20. ———State of Kansas v. Michael Devon Sotta — Case No: 16 CR 2oo.Date of birth: N/A. Address: Sumner County Jail. Date of alleged crime: July 8, 10-11, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, level 7 felony. Count 2 — Aggravated burglary, level 5 person felony. Count 3 — Criminal discharge of a firearm at an occupied dwelling, level 7 felony. Count 4 — Criminal damage to property (less than $1,000), Class B misdemeanor. Count 5 — Burglary of a non-dwelling, level 7 felony. Count 6 — Theft (less than $1,000), Class A misdemeanor. Count 7 — Burglary of a vehicle, level 7 felony. Count 8 — Theft, Class A misdemeanor. Count 9 — Theft (at least $25,000 but less than $100,000), level 7 felony. Count 10 — No driver’s license in possession, misdemeanor. Count 11 — Interference with law enforcement, level 9 felony. Count 12 — Possession of marijuana, Class A misdemeanor. Count 13 — Possession of drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Case description: Sotta is accused of on or about July 10, 2016 of using a deadly weapon by firing a gun at a male who was fleeing his residence, putting a bullet hole in the side of his residence at 1644 E. 125th St. South in Geuda Springs.The defendant allegedly broke the glass in the front door with the intent to commit theft inside. The alleged victim was inside the residence at the time of the alleged burglary. When the victim was trying to flee, Sotta is accused of shooting at him as he was trying to make a getaway from the burglary. Sotta is also accused of entering the victim’s garage or storage shed and removing a motorcycle from the building without permission. He then allegedly took a bible and knife from a jeep that was parked in the victim’s driveway. Those two items were recovered from a vehicle Sotta had allegedly stolen when arrested. Then on July 11, between midnight and 7 a.m., Sotta is accused of getting control of a wallet belonging to another person living at 2115 N. Broadmoor in Wichita.Earlier, on or about July 8, Sotta allegedly took a Dodge Ram 1500 pickup from an owner in Kingman County valued at least $25,000 but less than $100,000. He allegedly on July 11 took the vehicle into Sumner County where he exited the Kansas Turnpike at the Wellington exit at about 11:30 a.m. When he was apprehended, he is accused of falsely reporting to a law enforcement that he was another person. Sotta is also accused of having a small cylinder shaped plastic container containing marijuana in the vehicle. He also allegedly had a round wooden grinder. ———State of Kansas v. Derek Harris — Case No: 16 CR 2o1.Date of birth: N/A. Address: Oxford.Date of alleged crime: July 13, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Violate Protection order, Class A misdemeanor. Case description: Harris is accused of violating a court order in the case of 16-CR-182 in which he was to have refrained from having any direct or indirect contact with a female victim. He allegedly violated this no contact order by sending multiple messages to her friends that he would “die tonight” if she were no longer in his life, as well as sending them multiple pictures of cuts to his wrists. Allegedly, he placed calls to the victims himself at 14:28, 14:42 and 16:01 p.m.———State of Kansas v. Christopher Campbell — Case No: 16 CR 2o2.Date of birth: N/A. Address: Wellington.Date of alleged crime: March 23, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Possession of drug paraphernalia, Class A misdemeanor. Case description: Campbell is accused of possessing a small blue metallic pipe with a black rubber stem used to inhale marijuana. ———State of Kansas v. Robert Kimzey — Case No: 16 CR 2o3.Date of birth: N/A. Address: Wellington.Date of alleged crime: March 23, 2016.Charges:Count 1 — Criminal littering, unclassified misdemeanor. Case description: Kimzey is accused of recklessly depositing 20 used vehicle tires and one bicycle tire on private property in the 400 block of S. Seneca in Sumner County without the permission of the property owner.last_img read more

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