Moniteau County Court News
Originally published October 4, 2012 at 6 a.m., updated October 3, 2012 at 8:06 a.m.
Infraction and Misdemeanor Cases Dispensed
Harry L. Harris, Sedalia, plea of guilty to pursing, taking, killed, possessed or disposed of wildlife illegally for having possession of more fish than allowed, fine $18.50 plus costs.
Shane Vernon Nicks, Owensville, plea of guilty to amended charge of speeding 1-5 mph over speed limit, fine $341.50 plus costs.
Roberto Lucas Oropeza, Russellville, plea of guilty to three misdemeanor charges: driving while intoxicated - alcohol; possession of up to 35 grams of marijuana; unlawful use of drug paraphernalia. Sentenced to nine days in jail on each charge.
Donald Eugene Robbins, Russellville, plea of guilty to misdemeanor careless and imprudent driving involving an accident, fine $81.50 plus costs.
Eric L. Steckleberg, Prairie Village, Kan., plea of guilty to amended charge of speeding 1-5 mph over speed limit, fine $221.50 plus costs.
Allen Lynn Wilkerson, Tipton, plea of guilty to misdemeanor driving while revoked/suspended, sentenced to 30 days in jail.
Civil Cases Dispensed
Midland Funding LLC vs. Kenneth Medlen, California, judgment for plaintiff on Count I in amount of $4,406.78 principal, $145.60 accrued interest, $114.66 court costs, interest to accrue at a rate of 9.0 percent per annum, plaintiff dismisses as to Count II.
Art Petty vs. Jimmy Prettyman, Clarksburg, judgment for plaintiff in amount of $1,130 and $111.08 costs
LVNV Funding LLC vs. Scott Scholl, Court dismisses claim against defendant with prejudice, $165.72 assessed to plaintiff.
Discover Bank vs. Betty M. Howard, Court dismisses claim against defendant without prejudice, $83 assessed to plaintiff.
Forest Ratcliff dba Ratcliff Ind. Automation Co. LLC vs. Mary F. Fairfax, Court dismisses claim against defendant without prejudice, $30.30 assessed to plaintiff.
Infraction and Misdemeanor Charges Filed
Joshua Aaron Hunsburger, Tipton, charged with misdemeanor speeding 11-15 mph over speed limit.
Craig Alan Pardoe, Latham, charged with misdemeanor driving while intoxicated and separate charge of charged with misdemeanor speeding 11-15 mph over speed limit.
Michele A. Porter, Clarksburg, charged with misdemeanor driving while intoxicated and separate charge of misdemeanor failure to drive on right half of roadway.
David B. Samson, Versailles, charged with misdemeanor speeding 16-19 mph over speed limit.
Felony Charges Filed
Melinda S. Long, Holts Summit, charged with Class D Felony Passing Bad Checks, two counts.
Caleb Allan Seip, Clarksburg, charged with Class C Felony, two counts: Count I, Second Degree Burglary; and Count II, Stealing.
Robert L. Smart, California, charged with Class C Felony Second Degree Burglary, four counts.
Edward Maxwell Stanfield, Tipton, two Class C Felony charges: Charge I, two counts, Second Degree Burglary, and Count II, Receiving Stolen property; Charge II, four counts of Second Degree Burglary.
Nathan M. Weed, California, charged with Class C Felony Second Degree Burglary.
Vicki L. Woodruff, charged with Class D Felony charge of Provide Reagents, Solvents or Precursor Materials to Another with Intent of Illegal Production of Controlled Substance.
Civil Charges Filed
CACH LLC vs. Charles S. Gerlt, petition filed for Breach of Contract.
Tipton Housing Associates and MACO Management Company, Inc. vs. Janetta Grosvenor, petition filed for Rent and Possession.