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April 22, 2012

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McALESTER — The following felony and misdemeanor cases were decided in Pittsburg County District Court April 10 - 17.

Dispositions include dismissed cases, suspended and deferred sentences and sentences from trials and plea bargains.

Listings do not include all court costs.

Felony cases

• Cody A. Shores, 20, McAlester, pleaded guilty April 12 to an application to accelerate a deferred sentence on a second degree burglary charge. He was sentenced to 20 days in jail and the remaining sentence was deferred.

• Bill Lee Galloway Jr., 59, McAlester, pleaded guilty April 11 to an application to revoke a suspended sentence on a conviction including charges of endeavoring to manufacture methamphetamine and possession of a controlled dangerous substance (methamphetamine). He was sentenced to five years in the custody of the Oklahoma Department of Corrections.

• Robert W. Fry, 35, Ennis, Texas, pleaded guilty April 13 to an amended charge of possession of a controlled dangerous substance (methamphetamine). He was fined $350 and received a 10-year suspended sentence. Charges of false personation and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia were dismissed.

• Vanessa Harrelson, 26, Hartshorne, pleaded guilty April 13 to charges of possession of a controlled dangerous substance (methamphetamine) and possession of a firearm while in commission of a felony. She was fined $2,550 and received a 10-year suspended sentence. A charge of unlawful possession of a drug paraphernalia.

• Zachary R. Valdez, 19, McAlester, pleaded guilty April 13 to a charge of second degree burglary. He was fined $300, ordered to pay $650 in restitution and sentencing was deferred for five years.

• A charge of distribution of a controlled dangerous substance was dismissed April 11 for Gregory D. Munholland, 26, Savanna.

• Charges of driving a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol (aggravated) and transporting an opened container of beer were dismissed April 16 for Shonda Johnson, 40, of Swink.

Misdemeanor cases

• Krystal D. Cox, 36, Daisy, pleaded guilty April 16 to three counts of driving with a suspended license and one count of driving with a canceled, suspended or revoked license. She was fined $2,120 and received a six-month suspended sentence. A charge of obtaining cash or merchandise by bogus check or false pretenses was dismissed.

• Courtney Ortega, 28, Eufaula, pleaded guilty April 10 to a charge of public intoxication. She was fined $130.

• Steven Casteel, 28, Eufaula, pleaded guilty to a charge of public intoxication. He was fined $130.

• Dana Workman, 36, McAlester, pleaded guilty April 12 to a charge of driving with a suspended license. She was fined $335 and received a one-year suspended sentence.

• Donnie Burks, 41, McAlester, pleaded guilty to an application to revoke a suspended sentence on a conviction of possession of a controlled drug (marijuana) and destroying evidence. He was sentenced to two years in the custody of the Oklahoma Department of Corrections.

• Jonathan J. Cumpton, 21, Eufaula, pleaded guilty April 16 to charges of driving with a suspended license and failure to wear a seatbelt. He was fined $120 and sentencing was deferred for 30 days.

• Leonard Walter III, 48, McAlester, pleaded guilty April 10 to a charge of protective order violation. He was fined $130 and sentencing was deferred for one year.

• Craig Chaney, 25, Eagletown, pleaded guilty April 16 to a charge of obtaining cash or merchandise by bogus check or false pretenses. He was fined $30 and sentencing was deferred for one year.

• A charge of obtaining cash or merchandise by bogus check or false pretenses was dismissed April 17 for Bobby Joe Wilcox, of Wilburton.

• A charge of obtaining cash or merchandise by bogus check or false pretenses for Allliemay A. Ronquillo, 23, McAlester.

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