Grand County Court Report – Aug. 12 | SkyHiNews.com

Grand County Court Report – Aug. 12

Two men from the Front Range earned prison time or stiff fines last week in District Court at Hot Sulphur Springs. Among sentences handed down last week were:

James M. Smith, 33, of Aurora, was found guilty of possession of a Schedule 2 controlled substance and was sentenced to 18 months in the Department of Corrections with credit for 345 days served. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $1,276.50.

Christopher Robert Oletski, 49, of Denver, was found guilty of aggravated motor vehicle theft and was sentenced to 90 days in jail with credit for 90 days served and two years of probation with intensive supervision. He was also ordered to pay $4,197.76 in fines and costs, to complete a treatment program and take medications as prescribed, to submit to random drug testing and electronic home monitoring, to attend a 12-step program at least three times per week until he can attend outpatient treatment for drug and alcohol abuse, to perform 72 hours of community service, and to abstain from alcohol.

Nicole C. Lee, 25, of Wheat Ridge, was given a deferred sentence of 13 days in jail with credit for 13 days served and three years of probation on a charge of theft – $1,000 to $20,000. She was also ordered to pay fines and fees of $1,112.55, to perform 60 hours of community service, and to make a $100 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

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Daniel D. Bishop, 29, of Denver, was found guilty of possession of one to eight ounces of marijuana and driving while ability impaired and was sentenced to a total of 545 days in jail with 540 days suspended and two years of probation with alcohol supervision. He was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $1,289.50, to perform 72 hours of community service, to complete a mental health evaluation and comply with its treatment recommendations, to complete Level II alcohol education and therapy, and to abstain from alcohol during treatment and probation.

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Bradley Warren ready, 20, of Fraser, was found guilty of 3rd degree assault – knowingly/recklessly causing injury and was sentenced to 60 days in jail with credit for 24 days served and a new term of two years of supervised probation. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $2,157 and to perform 80 hours of community service.

David W. Masterson, 50, of Kremmling, was found guilty of obstructing a police officer and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 305 days suspended and credit for 60 days served and four years of supervised probation. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $2,609.50, to perform 100 hours of community service, and one stipulation of his probation is that he not be permitted to possess alcohol in his residence.

Gerald L. Stauter, 35, of Golden, was found guilty of possession of drug paraphernalia, driving while ability impaired, and a lane usage violation and was sentenced to 60 days in jail with credit for seven days served and a new term of 730 days of probation. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $1,494, and to perform a total of 110 hours of community service.

Christopher J. Aument, 22, of Tabernash, was found guilty of driving under the influence and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 363 days suspended and two years of probation with alcohol supervision. He was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $604.50, to perform 60 hours of community service, to obtain an alcohol evaluation and comply with its recommendations, and to abstain from alcohol during treatment and probation.

John E. Archuleta, 61, of Hot Sulphur Springs, was given a deferred sentence of two years of probation with alcohol supervision on a charge of driving under the influence. He was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $644.50, to perform 40 hours of community service, to obtain an alcohol evaluation and comply with its recommendations, and to make a $250 contribution to DARE.

Julie C. Skaggs, 40, of Kremmling, was found guilty of violating a protection order and was sentenced to 60 days in jail and two years of supervised probation. She was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $1,409.50, and she was to be granted credit for two days of jail time for every day she attended treatment on furlough.

Erlinda J. Espinosa, 29, of Kremmling, was given a deferred sentence of two years of probation with alcohol supervision on a charge of driving while ability impaired. She was also ordered to pay fines and fees of $524.50, to undergo an alcohol evaluation and comply with its recommendations, to abstain from alcohol, to perform 40 hours of community service, and to make a $250 contribution to the Mountain Family Center. In a separate case, she was found guilty of harassment by strike/shove/kick and was sentenced to six months in jail (suspended) and one year of unsupervised probation. She was also ordered to pay $282 in fines and costs and to perform a total of 32 hours of community service.

James E. Whaley, 33, of Granby, was found guilty of driving while ability impaired and was sentenced to 180 days in jail (suspended) and one year of probation with alcohol supervision. He was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $694.50, to perform 24 hours of community service, and to abstain from alcohol during probation and treatment.

Amanda L. Stokowski, 31, of Denver, was found guilty of driving while ability impaired and was sentenced to 180 days in jail (suspended) and one year of probation with alcohol supervision. She was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $694.50, to perform 30 hours of community service, to obtain an alcohol evaluation and comply with its recommendations, and to abstain from alcohol during treatment and probation.

Kevin R. Foley, 32, of Fraser, was sentenced to 365 days in jail (suspended) and fined $184.50 for tampering with a motor vehicle. He was also ordered to perform 40 hours of community service and pay a $100 administrative fee and to make a $250 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

Rachel Anne Thurston, 22, of Tabernash, was found guilty of tampering with a motor vehicle and was sentenced to 365 days in jail (suspended) and one year of unsupervised probation. She was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $106.50, to perform 40 hours of community service, and to make a $250 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

Juliana Ferguson, 38, of Loveland, was found guilty of 3rd degree assault – knowingly/recklessly causing injury and was sentenced to one year of unsupervised probation, to pay fines and costs of $159, and to perform 60 hours of community service.

Wes A. Puckett, 43, of Grand Lake, was given a deferred sentence of 184 days of unsupervised probation on a charge of driving under restraint. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $182, to complete 80 hours of community service, and to make a $100 contribution to Mountain Family Center.

Jennifer Burton, 34, of Granby, was found guilty of criminal mischief – under $100 and was sentenced to 180 days in jail (suspended) and 361 days of unsupervised probation. She was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $292, to perform 60 hours of community service, to obtain an alcohol evaluation and comply with its recommendations, and to abstain from alcohol.

Savannah Cruz Ramirez, 19, of Kremmling, was fined $584.50 for providing alcohol to a minor. The defendant was also ordered to perform 48 hours of community service and to pay a $100 administrative fee.

Carrie Jo Kramer, 37, of Winter Park, was fined $384.50 providing alcohol to a minor. The defendant was also ordered to perform 36 hours of community service and to pay a $100 administrative fee.

Brad Alan Eckert, 43, of Silverthorne, was fined $137 for having a dog at large causing property damage.

Seth Jacob Stern, 29, of Granby, was fined $94 for having a loaded weapon in his vehicle.

Lawrence F. Norman, 49, of Granby, was fined $28.50 for possession of less than one ounce of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was also ordered to perform 40 hours of community service.

Carlos Salazar, 28, of Commerce City, was fined $381.50 for not using a seat belt and speeding 20-24 mph over the limit.

Natasha L. Cly, 24, of Commerce City, was fined $218.50 for speeding 10-19 mph over the limit.

Heath E. Crenshaw, 32, of Englewood, was fined $218.50 for speeding 10-19 mph over the limit.

Anthony M. Finnecom, 19, of Steamboat Springs, was fined $218.50 for speeding 10-19 mph over the limit.

Gayle G. McDonald, 51, of Edwards, was fined $190.50 for speeding 10-19 mph over the limit.

Zachary J. Landen, 23, of Breckenridge, was fined $218.50 for speeding 10-19 mph over the limit.

Cesar Corzo, 48, of Grand Lake was fined $167.50 for improper mountain driving.

Carla D. Adams, 41, of Colorado Springs, was fined $144.50 for improper passing.

Trena L. Rule, 37, of Kremmling, was fined $119.50 for having expired license plates.

Matthew Stim, 27, of Aurora, was fined $118.50 for having expired license plates.

Craig A. Edson, 23, of Aurora, was fined $117.50 for speeding 5-9 mph over the limit.

Chad Bollman, 32, of Kremmling, was fined $103.50 for failing to use a turn signal.

Timothy Auran, 49, of Prescott, Ariz., was fined $103.50 for failure to use a turn signal.

Marc Southwick, 21, of Grand Lake, was fined $98.50 for not wearing a seat belt.

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