Grand County Court Report Jan. 21, 2010 | SkyHiNews.com

Grand County Court Report Jan. 21, 2010

It’s back to business as usual in the Combined Courts at Hot Sulphur Springs after going through a stretch of thin dockets around the holidays. Sentences handed down in District and County courts during the past several weeks included:

Samuel N. Qualls, 29, of Henderson, was found guilty of driving while ability impaired for which he was sentenced to 90 days in jail with 87 days suspended and credit for three days served. He was also given a deferred sentence of three years of probation on a county of conspiracy to possess a controlled substance. In addition, he was ordered to pay fines and costs of $4,566.45, to perform a total of 72 hours of community service, to undergo an alcohol evaluation and comply with its recommendations, and to make a $500 contribution to DARE.

Peter M. Colley, 58, of Granby, was given a deferred sentence of 90 days in jail with 78 days suspended and credit for 12 days served and two years of probation on a charge of fraud by check – series $1,000 or more. He was ordered to pay fines and costs of $3,045.98, to perform 50 hours of community service, and toe make a $500 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

Byron M. Villalon, 25, of Kremmling, was found guilty of possession of one to eight ounces of marijuana and was sentenced to 60 days in jail with 38 days suspended and credit for 22 days served and two years of probation. He was also given a deferred sentence of 90 days in jail with 68 days suspended and credit for 22 days served on a charge of possession of eight or more ounces of marijuana. He was ordered to pay fines and costs of $2,566.30, to perform a total of 72 hours of community service, to complete treatment as ordered by his parole officer, to abstain from alcohol use, and to make a $500 contribution to DARE.

Steven A. Ruskauf, 41, of Denver, was found guilty of driving under the influence and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 305 days suspended and two years of supervised probation. He was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $2,194.50, to perform 85 hours of community service, and to complete Level II alcohol education and Track D alcohol therapy.

Joseph S. Guiling, 27, of Winter Park, was found guilty of driving while ability impaired and improper mountain driving and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 305 days suspended and two years of probation. He was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $2,299.50, to perform 80 hours of community service, to complete Level II alcohol education and Track D alcohol therapy, and to abstain from alcohol use during probation and treatment. In a separate case, he was also found guilty of possession of one to eight ounces of marijuana and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 320 days suspended ad credit for 45 days served as well as 717 days of unsupervised probation, probation to be served concurrently with above cases. He was also ordered to pay $809.50 in fines and costs and to perform 40 hours of community service.

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Samuel E. Thayer, 20, of Dillon, was given a deferred sentence of 90 days in jail with 89 days suspended and credit for one day served and three years of probation on a charge of possession of a marijuana concentrate. He was ordered to pay fines and fees of $2,273.30, to perform 48 hours of community service, and to make a $250 contribution to DARE.

Amanda L. Jacobs, 26, of Granby, was given and deferred sentence of two years of probation on a charge of 3rd degree assault – knowingly/recklessly causing injury. She was ordered to pay fines and costs of $1,412.50, to perform 96 hours of community service, and to make a $500 contribution to The Advocates.

Gregory A. Solano, 48, no address given, was fined $1,467.50 after being found guilty of illegal possession of wildlife and hunting in the wrong unit.

Peter J. Volk, 24, of Fraser, was found guilty of driving under the influence and was sentenced to 365 days in jail (suspended) and one year of probation. He was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $1,244.50, to perform 96 hours of community service, to complete Level II alcohol education and Track D alcohol therapy, and to abstain from alcohol use during treatment and probation.

Krzysztof Rafacz, 26, of Winter Park, was found guilty of driving under the influence and was sentenced to 365 days in jails (suspended) and two years of probation with alcohol supervision. He was ordered to pay $794.50 in fines, fees and costs, to perform 96 hours of community service, to complete Level II alcohol education and Track B alcohol therapy, and to abstain from alcohol use during probation and treatment.

Douglas R. Root, 62, of Wheat Ridge, was given a deferred sentence of one year of probation with alcohol supervision on a charge of driving while ability impaired. He was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $649.50, to perform 20 hours of community service, and to make a $500 contribution to DARE.

Llloyd J. Jordan, 28, of Lakewood, was found guilty of possession of one to eight ounces of marijuana and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 342 days suspended and credit for 23 days served and two years of unsupervised probation. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $809.50.

Robert T. Farmer, 33, of Winter Park, was found guilty of driving under the influence and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 360 days suspended and two years of probation. He was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $829.50, to perform 70 hours of community service, to complete Level II alcohol education and Track B alcohol therapy, and to abstain from alcohol use during probation and treatment.

Jason Lee Shannon, 35, of Grand Lake, was found guilty of driving while ability impaired and possession of drug paraphernalia and was sentenced to 180 days in jail with 179 days suspended. He was also ordered to pay $804.50 in fines, fees and costs, to perform 36 hours of community service, to obtain an alcohol evaluation, and to abstain from alcohol use during probation and treatment.

Eric J. Anduha, 20, no address given, was found guilty of driving while ability impaired and improper mountain driving and was sentenced to 180 days in jail with 177 days suspended and credit for one day served and one year of probation with alcohol supervision. He was ordered to pay $770.50 in fines, fees and costs, to perform 40 hours of community service, to complete Level II alcohol education and Track C alcohol therapy, and to abstain from alcohol use during treatment and probation.

Shawn C. Klein, 25, no address given, was found guilty of driving while ability impaired and improper mountain driving and was sentenced to 180 days in jail (suspended) and one year of probation with alcohol supervision. The defendant was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $705.50, to perform 30 hours of community service, to complete Level II alcohol education and Track A alcohol therapy, and to abstain from alcohol use during probation and treatment.

Tanya A. Truskoff, 46, of Grand Lake, was found guilty of driving under the influence and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 360 days suspended and credit for three days served and two years of probation with alcohol supervision. She was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $644.50, to perform 60 hours of community service, and to complete Level II alcohol education and Track C alcohol therapy.

John Thomas Steel II, 23, no address given, was found guilty of driving while ability impaired and a lane usage violation and was sentenced to 180 days in jail (suspended) and one year of probation with alcohol supervision. He was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $645.50, to perform 30 hours of community service, and to obtain an alcohol evaluation and comply with its recommendations.

Terry G. Stanford, 56, of Winter Park, was found guilty of driving while ability impaired and speeding 1-4 mph over the limit and was sentenced to 180 days in jail (suspended) and 295 days of probation with alcohol supervision. The defendant, who was also given a deferred sentence of 295 days of probation with alcohol supervision on a charge of driving under the influence, was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $643, to perform a total of 50 hours of community service, to complete Level II alcohol education and Track A alcohol therapy, and to make a $500 contribution to DARE.

Ryan R. Wolf, 22, no address given, was found guilty of driving under the influence and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 362 days suspended and two years of probation with alcohol supervision. He was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $614.50, to perform 70 hours of community service, and to abstain from alcohol use during treatment and probation.

Peter Alan Lincoln, 43, of Grand Lake, was fund 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 ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $604.50, to perform 30 hours of community service, and to abstain from alcohol during probation and treatment.

Sidney Tristain McGee, 43, no address given, was found guilty of 3rd degree trespassing and was given a deferred sentence of six months of unsupervised probation on a charge of obstructing and peace officer. The defendant was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $384.50, and to perform a total of 39 hours of community service.

Marvin Reddington Miller, 53, no address given, was found guilty of 3rd degree trespassing and was given a deferred sentence of six months of unsupervised probation on a charge of obstructing and peace officer. The defendant was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $384.50, and to perform a total of 39 hours of community service.

Kevin John Henry Miller, 59, no address given, was found guilty of 3rd degree trespassing and was given a deferred sentence of six months of unsupervised probation on a charge of obstructing and peace officer. The defendant was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $384.50, and to perform a total of 39 hours of community service.

Edward Fisher, 23, no address given, was given a deferred sentence of one year of unsupervised probation on a charge of driving while ability impaired. He was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $399.50, to perform 40 hours of community service, and to make a $250 contribution to Colorado West Mental Health.

Rebecca Morrice, 22, of Inverurie, Aberdinesh, United Kingdom, was given a deferred sentence of one year of probation on a charge of harassment by strike/shove/kick. She was ordered to pay $212.50 in fines and costs, to perform 40 hours of community service, and to undergo violence treatment and an anger-management evaluation.

Matthew John Kleinert, 24, of Fraser, was found guilty of possession of less than one ounce of marijuana. He was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $253.50 and to perform 24 hours of community service.

Marshall L. Shaw, 27, of Silverthorne, was fined $153.50 for possession of less than one ounce of marijuana.

Ian McKellar Hudgens, 19, of Centennial, was fined $129.50 for possession of drug paraphernalia.

Jeremy E. Tedeschi, 25, of Silverthorne, was fined $78.50 for possession of drug paraphernalia.

Steven J. Peters, 36, of Granby, was found guilty of disorderly conduct and was sentenced to 180 days in jail (suspended). He was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $129.50 and to perform 36 hours of community service.

Derek S. Gertz, 23, of Fraser, was found guilty of not having insurance and driving without a license and was ordered to pay $805.50 in fines and costs.

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