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Grand County Court Report

Editor’s note: The Sky-Hi News is attempting to catch up on the Court Report and make it a regular feature again by publishing the sentencing reports from the District and County courts at Hot Sulphur Springs from October-December 2010, with this week’s report featuring October and November.

In order to streamline this process, those convicted of driving under the influence and driving while ability impaired will be listed without all the details of their individual sentences unless the sentence entails non-standard conditions. DUI and DWAI sentences often, but not always, include largely suspended jail sentences of up to a year, probation with alcohol supervision, fines, court-ordered alcohol education and therapy, and alcohol abstention requirements.

October 2010

Robert F. Love, 43, of Denver, was found guilty of marijuana cultivation and was sentenced to 23 days in jail with credit for 23 days served and four years of supervised probation. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $6,850.50, to perform a total of 96 hours of community service, to complete a substance abuse treatment program and comply with its recommendations and to use no medical marijuana while on probation. In a separate case, he was found guilty of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and was sentenced to four years of supervised probation. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $3,526.30, and to fulfill the other components of the sentence as listed above.

Erick D. Wheeler, 30, of Fresno, Calif., was found guilty of criminal mischief $500-$1,000 and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 305 days suspended and credit for 60 days served and two years of unsupervised probation. He was also ordered to pay fines, costs and restitution of $39,149.82.

Glen A. Smith, 45, of Depew, N.Y., was found guilty of driving under the influence (DUI) and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 325 days suspended and two years of supervised probation. He was also ordered to pay $2,049.50 in fines and costs and to perform 100 hours of community service.

Aaron W. Delo, 36, of Penrose, was found guilty of DUI and was sentenced to 30 days in jail with credit for one day served and two years of supervised probation. The defendant was also ordered to pay $2,004.50, to perform 100 hours of community service and to complete alcohol education and therapy.

Scott R. Connelly, 39, of Stanley, N.C., was found guilty of 3rd degree assault – knowingly/recklessly causing injury and was sentenced to 60 days in jail with credit for 33 days served and two years of unsupervised probation. He was also ordered to pay $1,338 in fines and costs and to undergo a violence evaluation and comply with its recommendations.

Jeffery B. Watts, 50, of Santa Cruz, Calif., was found guilty of 3rd degree assault – knowingly/recklessly causing injury and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 364 days suspended and credit for one day served and two years of supervised probation. He was also ordered to pay $1,526.50 in fines, fees and costs, to perform 80 ours of community service and to obtain alcohol counseling.

Silvano Cruz-Monroy, 49, of Granby, was found guilty of 3rd degree assault – knowingly/recklessly causing injury and was sentenced to 300 days in jail with 282 days suspended and credit for 18 days served and two years of unsupervised probation. He was also ordered to pay $1,072.05 in fines, fees and costs and to perform 100 hours of community service.

Devlyn T. Hall, 33, of East Rutherford, N.J., was found guilty of 3rd degree assault – knowingly/recklessly causing injury and was sentenced to one year in jail (suspended) and four years of unsupervised probation. He was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $206.50 and to perform 200 hours of community service.

David C. Rauch, 48, of Granby, was found guilty of harassment by strike/shove/kick and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 363 days suspended with credit for two days served and two years of supervised probation. He was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $2,512.50 and to perform 40 hours of community service.

Dana E. Luethy, 48, of Tabernash, was found guilty of harassment by strike/shove/kick and was sentenced to 180 days in jail with 166 days suspended and credit for 14 days served and two years of supervised probation. The defendant was also ordered to pay $1,437.50 in fines and costs.

Julie C. Skaggs, 41, of Kremmling, was found guilty of harassment by strike/shove/kick and was sentenced to 180 days in jail with 162 days suspended and credit for 18 days served and one year of supervised probation. She was also ordered to pay $28.50 in fines and costs, to submit to random urinalysis, not to have contact with the victim or any witnesses in the case and to refrain from possessing or consuming alcohol.

Felicia M. Andrade, 24, of Kremmling, was given a deferred sentence of one year of unsupervised probation on a charge of harassment by strike/shove/kick. She was also ordered to pay $184.50 in fines and costs, to perform 24 hours of community service, to refrain from alcohol use and to make a $250 contribution to The Advocates.

Jessica Annlouise Hirt, 19, of Alamosa, was found guilty of underage possession/consumption of alcohol, failure to stop at a stop sign, driving an unsafe or defective vehicle and was sentenced to perform 24 hours of community service and to pay fines and costs of $208.

Mary Catherine McPherson, 29, of Denver, was found guilty of harassment-telephone/threat/obscene and was sentenced to 180 days in jail with 179 days suspended and two years of supervised probation. She was also ordered to pay $1,417.50 in fines and costs and to complete a violence evaluation and comply with its recommendations.

Heath Jarrod Briggs, 38, of Broomfield, was given a deferred sentence of two years of unsupervised probation on a charge of child abuse – knowingly/recklessly causing injury. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $184.50, to perform 50 hours of community service, to undergo an anger management evaluation and comply with its recommendations and to make a $250 contribution to The Advocates.

Uwe F. Kretzschmar, 44, of Germany, was found guilty of criminal mischief $500-$1,000 and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 353 days suspended and credit for 12 days served and two years of unsupervised probation. He was also ordered to pay $509.50 in fines and costs.

Jeffrey S. Tonso, 32, of Center, was found guilty of public indecency – lewd exposure and possession of drug paraphernalia and was sentenced to 90 days in jail (suspended) and one year of unsupervised probation. He was also ordered to pay $128.50 in fines and costs and to perform 40 hours of community service.

Paul A. Britt, 25, of Granby, was given a deferred sentence of one year of unsupervised probation on a charge of prohibited use of a weapon – drunk with a gun and was ordered to pay $184.50 in fines and costs, to perform 40 hours of community service and to make a $250 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

Darin Foran, 36, of Grand Lake, was given a deferred sentence of two years of probation on a charge of fraud by check $500-$1,000. He was also ordered to pay $184.50 in fines and costs, to perform 24 hours of community service and to make a $250 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

DUI – The following people were found guilty of or given deferred sentences for driving under the influence: Phu Jonathan Yuan, 27, of Westminster (deferred sentence); Katherine R. Rogers, 45, of Granby (also guilty of DUI per se).

DWAI – The following people were found guilty of or given deferred sentences for driving while ability impaired: Marc Anthony Southwick, 23, of Westminster (also guilty of possession of drug paraphernalia and under one ounce of marijuana); James T. Kiehl, 38, of Denver (deferred sentence); David C. Morrill, 34, of Hot Sulphur Springs; Kory P. Sweeney, 19, of Longmont; Jeremy Robert McEwen, 29, of Fraser (also guilty of lane usage violation); Eibhlhin Collins Mahoney, 46, of Winter Park; Ronnie E. Lucas, 53, of Wheat Ridge; Johnny B. Pearson, 54, of Granby; Michael Joseph Landa, 22, of Granby.

November 2010

Anthnony P. Brockman, 31, of Wheat Ridge, was found guilty of DUI and felony vehicular eluding and was sentenced to two years in Community Corrections with credit for 206 days served and 180 days in jail with credit for 180 days served. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $3,465.50.

Kyle J. Kent, 21, of Thornton, was given a deferred sentence of 90 days in jail with 88 days suspended and credit for two days served and three years of probation on a charge of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute. The defendant was also found guilty of possession of drug paraphernalia and was ordered to pay fines and costs of $3,688.50, to perform a total of 100 hours of community service, to undergo an alcohol and substance abuse evaluation and comply with its recommendations, to refrain from excessive use of alcohol and to make a $750 contribution to DARE.

Jon E. Galvin, 37, of Granby, was found guilty of 3rd degree assault – knowingly/recklessly causing injury and was sentenced to 20 days in jail with credit for 10 days served and two years of unsupervised probation. He was also ordered to pay $2,580.06 in fines, fees, costs and restitution, to perform 19 hours of community service and to make a $500 contribution to The Advocates. In a separate case, he was found guilty of harassment by strike/shove/kick and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 345 days suspended and credit for 10 days served and two years of probation. He was also ordered to pay $1,484.50 in fines and costs, to perform 240 hours of community service, and to pay $280 for the cost of prosecution.

Erlinda J. Espinosa, 30, of Kremmling, was found guilty of criminal mischief $500-$1,000 and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 360 days suspended and credit for five days served and four years of unsupervised probation. She was also ordered to pay $2,650.97 in fines, costs and restitution, to perform 40 hours of community service and to abstain from alcohol use during probation and treatment. 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 an additional 16 hours of community service. In a third case, she was found guilty of DWAI and was sentenced to two years of probation with alcohol supervision. She was also ordered to pay $494.50 in costs and fines, to perform 60 hours of community service, to undergo an alcohol evaluation and comply with its recommendations, and to make a $250 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

Kelly Duane Calderoni, 47, of Granby, was found guilty of 3rd degree assault – knowingly/recklessly causing injury and resisting arrest and was sentenced to 18 months in jail and four years of probation. He was also ordered to pay $2,868.50 in fines, fees and costs and to perform 150 hours of community service.

Omar A. Norez-Lopez, 29, of Greeley, was found guilty of harassment by strike/shove/kick and was sentenced to 180 days in jail with 170 days suspended and credit for nine days served and two years of supervised probation. He was also ordered to pay $1,872.50 in fines and costs, to perform 40 hours of community service, and to complete 36 weeks of violence treatment.

Derek J. Shaw, 41, of Madison, Conn., was given a deferred sentence of two years of supervised probation on a charge of harassment by strike/shove/kick. He was also ordered to pay $1,512.50 in fines , fees and costs, to perform 40 hours of community service, to undergo a violence evaluation and comply with its recommendations, and to make a $300 contribution to The Advocates.

Mary Teresa Freyschlag, 46, of Lakewood, was given a deferred sentence of one year of unsupervised probation on a charge of harassment by strike/shove/kick. She was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $434.50 , to write a letter of apology to the victim, and to make a $250 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

Adam Trodick, 25, of Alamosa, was found guilty of child abuse – negligence-no injury and was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 360 days suspended and two years of unsupervised probation. He was also ordered to pay $309.50 in fines, fees ad costs, to perform 40 hours of community service and to refrain from excessive use of alcohol.

James A. Kleeman, 53, of Granby, was given a deferred sentence of one year of unsupervised probation on a charge of criminal mischief $500-$1,000. He was also ordered to pay $1,244.05 in fines, fees, costs and restitution and to perform 24 hours of community service.

Derek M. Kohlhoff, 25, of Evans, was found guilty of hunting/trapping/fishing without a license and illegal possession of wildlife and was sentenced to 90 days in jail (suspended). He was also ordered to pay $774.50 in fines, fees and costs and to perform 40 hours of community service.

Clifton B. Brown, 52, of Fraser, was found guilty of theft under $500 and was sentenced to 10 days in jail with credit for 10 days served and one year of unsupervised probation. He was also ordered to pay $309.50 in fines, fees and costs and to perform 24 hours of community service.

Donovan S. Terwilliger, 28, of Kremmling, was found guilty of 2nd degree trespassing – enclosed/fenced property and was sentenced to 180 days in jail (suspended) and one year of unsupervised probation. He was also ordered to pay $284.50 in fines, fees and costs and to perform 40 hours of community service.

Keith Beickman, 33, of Granby, was given a deferred sentence of one year of unsupervised probation on a charge of 4th degree arson-property over $100 endangered. He was also ordered to pay $284.50 in fines, fees and costs and to perform 45 hours of community service.

Todd Alan Green, 52, of Golden, was fined $370.50 for hunting in a careless manner and was ordered to perform 30 hours of community service and pay an administrative fee.

Curtis Fredrickson-Pace, 19, of Kremmling, was given a deferred sentence of sixth months of unsupervised probation on a charge of underage possession/consumption of alcohol. He was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $154.50, to perform 12 hours of community service, to undergo an alcohol avaluation and comply with its recommendations, and to make a $250 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

Marilyn L. Anderson, 57, of Winter Park, was found guilty of disorderly conduct and was ordered to pay $284.50 in fines, fees and costs and t perform 40 hours of community service.

Jennifer E. Brosze, 35, of Granby, was fined a total of $428 in two separate cases for having a dog at large causing bodily injury, having a dog at large and no current dog license.

Christopher D. Lucero, 54, of Arvada, was fined $271 for having a dog at large causing bodily injury.

Sarah Ferguson, 25, of Belleview, Neb., was fined $174.50 for possession of drug paraphernalia and driving an unsafe or defective vehicle.

DUI – The following people were found guilty of or given deferred sentences for driving under the influence: Julie A. WIlling, 44, of Granby.

DWAI – The following people were found guilty of or given deferred sentences for driving while ability impaired: Craig D. Morrow, 27, of Hot Sulphur Springs (also guilty of improper mountain driving); Melanie D. Chadwick, 36, of Aurora (also guilty of improper mountain driving); Susan M. Jennings, 61, of Denver (also guilty of laneg usage violation); Christopher L. Pumo, 25, of Brighton (also guilty of improper mountain driving).


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