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Grand County Court Report

A Winter Park man served 90 days in jail and was ordered by District Court Judge Mary Hoak to pay fines totaling more than $6,500 on various drug-related offenses last week in a Hot Sulphur Springs courtroom.

Scott T. Lyons, 45, of Winter Park, was found guilty of possession of a Schedule II controlled substance, for which he was sentenced to 90 days in jail with credit for 90 days served and two years of supervised probation. He was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $2,669, to complete 48 hours of community service, to submit to random drug testing and to complete treatment for drug abuse as recommended by his probation officer. In a separate case, he was also found guilty of possession of an imitation controlled substance with intent to distribute, for which his previous probation was revoked and he was sentenced to a new term of two years of supervised probation and 89 days in jail with credit for 89 days served. He was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $3,947.50 and to complete 48 hours of community service.

Other sentences handed down in District Court last week included:

Karin L. Leslie, 48, of Lakewood, was found guilty of possession of a Schedule II controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia, for which her previous probation was revoked and she was sentenced to four years of supervised probation and 15 days in jail, with credit for 15 days served. She was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $4,414.98, to submit to a drug and alcohol evaluation and comply with its recommendations, to abstain from drugs and alcohol and to complete 160 hours of community service.

Debra A. Mathews, 51, of Burlington, was found guilty of possession of one to eight ounces of marijuana and was sentenced to 60 days in jail with 5 days suspended and credit for 55 days served and two years of unsupervised probation. She was also ordered to pay $996 in fees, fines and costs and to complete 48 hours of community service.

Fred D. Hesse, 74, of Granby, was found guilty of a building code violation, for which he was sentenced to 10 days in jail (suspended) and was fined $26. He was also ordered to clean the subject property within 10 days, to complete a handicapped ramp within 10 days and to make a $500 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

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Tyler S. Hindi, 23, of Fraser, was found guilty of driving under the influence and criminal violation of a restraining order, for which his original probation was revoked and a new term of two years with alcohol supervision was ordered. He was also sentenced to a total of 740 days in jail with 630 days suspended, and he was ordered to pay fines and costs of $1,078 and to complete a total of 120 hours of community service.

Julie C. Lee, 39, of Kremmling, was found guilty of obstructing a peace officer, for which she was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 350 days suspended and credit for 14 days served and 100 days of unsupervised probation. Terms of probation include enrolling in a drug and alcohol treatment program and defendant “cannot possess or consume any alcohol, deft cannot enter any liquor stores, bars, pubs, restaurants that sell alcohol or go down the grocery store aisle that has alcohol.” She was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $143.

Jaben W. Lawson, 18, of Colorado Springs, was found guilty of 3rd degree assault – knowingly/recklessly causing injury, for which he was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 350 days suspended and credit for 15 days served and two years of unsupervised probation. He was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $321, to complete 96 hours of community service, to undergo an anger management evaluation, to abstain from alcohol during probation and treatment and to make a $500 contribution to Grand Futures.

Eric B. Struve, 25, of Hot Sulphur Springs, was found guilty of criminal mischief – $500-$1,000 and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 350 days suspended and credit for 15 days served and two years of supervised probation. He was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $1,521, to complete 96 hours of community service, to make a $500 contribution to The Advocates, and to abstain from alcohol during probation and treatment.

Kevin C. McCauley, 19, of Fraser, was found guilty of driving while ability impaired and speeding 20-24 mph over the limit, for which he was sentenced to 180 days in jail with 178 days suspended and one year of probation with alcohol supervision. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $1,381, to complete 36 hours of community service, to complete a Level II alcohol course and follow its recommendations and to abstain from alcohol during probation and treatment.

Aaron S. Gibas, 23, of Winter Park, was found guilty of driving under the influence, for which he was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 360 days suspended and credit for two days served and two years of probation with alcohol supervision. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $517, to complete Level II alcohol education and Track B alcohol therapy, to complete 55 hours of community service and to abstain from alcohol during treatment and probation.

LLoyd J. Jordan, 27, of Lakewood, was found guilty of theft – $50-$300 and was sentenced to 90 days in jail with credit for six days served and one year of supervised probation. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $2,400 and to complete 48 hours of community service.

Kyle W. Ingle, 23, of Grand Lake, was found guilty of driving under restraint, for which he was sentenced to 180 days in jail with 150 days suspended and credit for 20 days served and one year of unsupervised probation. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $382.

Laurie L. Hartless, 44, of Granby, was found guilty of theft under $500, for which she was sentenced to 365 days in jail with two days of credit for time served for each day she spends in rehabilitation during a stay of execution of her jail sentence. She was also ordered to pay $129 in fines and costs.

Christopher T. Corcorran, 22, of Grand Lake, was found guilty of possession of under one ounce of marijuana, for which he was fined $226 and ordered to complete 24 hours of community service and pay a supervision fee of $100.

Benjamin J. Alpern, 24, of Denver, was found guilty of driving a defective vehicle and possession of drug paraphernalia, for which he was fined $172 and ordered to complete 12 hours of community service and pay a $100 supervision fee.

Justin T. Browning, 30, of Denver, was given a deferred sentence of one year of unsupervised probation on a charge of driving under restraint. He was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $282, to complete 40 hours of community service and to make a $250 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

Kevin D. McLaughlin, 33, of Grand Lake, was found guilty of permitting an unauthorized person to drive, for which he was fined $72, was ordered to complete 40 hours of community service and pay a $100 supervision fee and to make a $250 contribution to an unspecified charity.

Shane R. Shelby, 21, of Granby, was found guilty of permitting an unauthorized person to drive, for which the defendant was fined $72, was ordered to complete 20 hours of community service and pay a $100 supervision fee and to make a $125 contribution to an unspecified charity.

Dawna F. Carpenter, 28, of Kremmling, was found guilty of hunting/fishing without a license and was ordered to pay fines and costs of $300 and to complete 40 hours of community service.

Ronald P. Anderson, 54, of Winter Park, was fined $237 for overtaking a school bus.

Dave Antonio, 25, of Granby, was fined $119 for driving with expired license plates.

William E. Soles, 23, of Fraser, was fined $108 for not using his seat belt.

Eric P. Carroll, 26, of Carmel, Ind., was fined $72 for driving without a license.

Karl D. Kamer, 41, of Granby, was fined $72 for driving a defective vehicle.

Chase Dean McClary, 19, of Granby, was fined $70 for driving a defective vehicle.

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