Grand County Court report " Feb. 11 | SkyHiNews.com

Grand County Court report " Feb. 11

The District Court in Hot Sulphur Springs found a Granby woman guilty of theft ($500-$1,000) last week and ordered her to pay a hefty fine.

Danielle Sue Arienta, 23, of Granby, was ordered to pay fines, costs and restitution totaling $7,369.51. In addition, she was sentenced to two years of supervised probation and one day in jail with credit for one day served. She was also ordered to complete a drug treatment program and 80 hours of useful public service and to write a sincere letter of apology to the victim as well as a five-page essay “outlining the dangers of using drugs, specifically heroin and methamphetamines.”

The District Court also found Cody A. Merritt, 25, of Granby, guilty of possession of a Schedule II controlled substance, for which he was ordered to pay fines and fees of $1,766.30. He was also sentenced to 18 months in the Department of Corrections with credit for 83 days served and mandatory parole of two years.

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In the Grand County Court, cases adjudicated last week and sentences handed down included:

Daniel P. Morrissey Jr., 21, of Tabernash, was found guilty of driving under the influence, for which he was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 361 suspended and a stay of execution for four days as well as two years of probation with alcohol supervision. In addition, the court ordered him to pay fines, fees and costs of $692, to perform 70 hours of useful public service and to obtain an alcohol evaluation and comply with its recommendations.

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Eric Christopher Reitze, 25, of Littleton, was found guilty of driving under the influence, for which he was sentenced to 365 days in jail (suspended) and two years of probation with alcohol supervision. In addition, the court ordered him to pay fines, fees and costs of $792, to perform 60 hours of useful public service and to obtain an alcohol evaluation and comply with its recommendations. He was also ordered to pay restitution of $145.90 directly to the Fraser-Winter Park Police Department.

Matthew Larry Wynn, 23, of Granby, was found guilty of possession of marijuana – less than one ounce, for which he was ordered to pay fines and costs of $259.

Cody A. Merritt, 25, of Granby, was fined $78 for engaging in a riot without a weapon.

Jeffrey Fisher Dines, 44, of Denver, was given a deferred sentence of one year unsupervised probation on a charge of driving under restraint. He was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $282, to complete 40 hours of useful public service and to make a $250 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

Ronald L. Saterfiel III, 19, of Granby, was given a deferred sentence of one year unsupervised probation on a charge of driving under restraint. He was ordered to pay fines, costs and fees of $282, to complete 40 hours of useful public service and to make a $250 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

Aaron Charles Isoline, 20, of Denver, was ordered to pay fines, costs and fees of $492 and ordered to complete 24 hours of useful public service after being found guilty of careless driving.

Sean Richardson, 24, of Colorado Springs, was fined $392 for careless driving, and the court has 90 days to determine what, if any, restitution he must pay.

Enrique Enriquez-Ortiz, 33, of Fraser, was fined $248 for driving without a license and improper mountain driving.

Aldrin Barraza-Hernandez, 22, of Aurora, was fined $229 for driving without a license and improper mountain driving.

Eric C. Wild, 25, of Granby, was fined $115 for speeding, 5-9 mph over the limit.

Jose Luis Botello-Deleon, 40, of Denver, was fined $102 for driving without a license.

Richard Scott Speact, 19, of Castle Rock, was fined $72 for driving a defective vehicle.

Gregory S. Johnson, 60, of Steamboat Springs, was fined $72 for driving a defective vehicle.

Daryld M. Richardson, 22, of Fraser, was fined $69.50 for driving a defective vehicle.

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