Grand County Court report " Jan. 14 | SkyHiNews.com

Grand County Court report " Jan. 14

During a busy post-holiday week in the Combined Courts at Hot Sulphur Springs last week, some hefty fines and sentences were handed down. They included:

District Court

Robert L. Wisecup, 22, of Kremmling, was sentenced to three years of incarceration with the Colorado Department of Corrections and 40 days in jail, with credit given for 112 days of presentence confinement, plus fines totaling $4,976.25 after being found guilty of 2nd degree burglary of a building, 3rd degree burglary and theft, $100-$500. In addition, he will be subject to three years of supervised probation and must undergo outpatient therapy and write a 5-page essay on the dangers of using drugs and alcohol while driving. He also must attend a 12-step program twice per week.

Stephen D. Rine, 49, of Grand Lake, was found guilty of 2nd degree burglary, for which a deferred sentence of four years in jail was revoked and he was sentenced to a new term of 569 days in jail plus fines and costs totaling $2,901.80. He also was ordered to perform 48 hours of useful public service.

Elsie Renee Nicole Archuleta, 24, of Granby, was found guilty of forgery by check or commercial instrument and sentenced to three years of incarceration with the Colorado Department of Corrections and mandatory minimum parole of one year. She was also ordered to pay costs and fines totaling $554.

David Benjamin Sutton, 21, of Thorton, was found guilty of possession of drug paraphernalia and given a deferred sentence of four years in prison for possession of a controlled substance. His sentence included 30 days in jail with credit for one day served and a total of 166 hours of useful public service plus fines and costs of $3,817.80. He also must submit to random drug testing during supervised probation and undergo a substance abuse evaluation and comply with its recommendations.

Travis William Arentz, 37, of Fairfield, Pa., was found guilty of possession of a Schedule 3 controlled substance. He was sentenced to 70 days in jail with credit for 47 days served, four years of supervised probation and must pay fines and costs totaling $2,752.80. He also must perform 160 hours of useful public service, submit to genetic testing and undergo a Level II alcohol evaluation and comply with its recommendations.

Sherie L. Barnes, 44, of Kremmling, was found guilty of resisting arrest and given a deferred sentence of two years in prison for 2nd degree assault of a peace officer. She was sentenced to 90 days in jail with credit for 12 days served and must perform 80 hours of useful public service and pay costs and fines of $1,890.80. She also must submit to a mental health/substance abuse evaluation and comply with its recommendations, complete an inpatient alcohol treatment program per Grand County Department of Social Services instructions, abstain from using alcohol during probation and write a sincere letter of apology to the victim.

David A. Bjerke, 43, of Lakewood, was found guilty of harassment by strike, shove or kick and given a deferred sentence of two years in prison on a charge of 1st degree trespassing – dwelling. He was sentenced to 30 days in jail with credit for one day served and must pay fines and costs of $1,818.80 as well as complete 80 hours of useful public service. He also was ordered to write a sincere letter of apology to the victim and refrain from having other contact with the victim in any way.

County Court

John A. Montgomery, 27, of Loveland, was sentenced to 10 days in jail and ordered to pay fines and costs of $1,532 for violating the terms of his probation on an original charge of disorderly conduct – offensive gesture. He was also sentenced to two years of probation and must perform 40 hours of useful public service.

Terry W. Russell, 24, of Granby, was found guilty of improper mountain driving and driving while ability impaired. He was sentenced to 180 days in jail with 174 days suspended, two years of supervised probation with alcohol evaluation and 80 hours of useful public service.

Justin A. Chilson, 18, of Hot Sulphur Springs, was found guilty of criminal mischief. He was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 363 days suspended, two years of unsupervised probation and ordered to pay $1,145 in fines and costs.

Summer Lyn Shuster, 31, of Hot Sulphur Springs, was found guilty of driving under the influence and sentenced to 365 days in jail with 360 suspended plus two years of supervised probation. She also was ordered to pay fines and costs of $761 and undergo an alcohol evaluation and comply with its recommendations while abstaining from alcohol consumption during probation.

Lucas Ry Kirchhoff, 22, of Overland Park, Kan., was found guilty of driving while ability impaired and sentenced to a suspended jail term of 180 days plus one year of unsupervised probation. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $792 and perform 48 hours of useful public service while abstaining from consuming alcohol during probation.

Michael P. Taras, 26, of Fraser, was found guilty of driving while ability impaired and sentenced to a suspended jail term of 180 days plus one year of supervised probation. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $592 and to undergo an alcohol evaluation and comply with its recommendations.

Eric J. Rose, 34, of Kremmling, was found guilty of 3rd degree assault – knowingly and recklessly causing injury. He was sentenced to 90 days in jail with 84 days suspended and credit for six days served as well as nine months of unsupervised probation. He also was ordered to pay $440 in fines and costs and perform 32 hours of useful public service.

Hyrum C. Parkin, 27, of Littleton, was found guilty of prohibited use of a weapon – drunk with a gun. He was sentenced to 30 days in jail.

Westin Blake Wright, 19, of Oklahoma City, Okla., was found guilty of both underage possession/consumption of alcohol and possession of less than one ounce of marijuana. His combined sentences included fines and costs of $277, 48 hours of useful public service, completion of an 8-hour alcohol education class and submitting to an alcohol and drug evaluation.

Austin P. Wolf, 18, of Oklahoma City, Okla., was found guilty of possession of less than one ounce of marijuana, for which he was ordered to pay costs and fines of $176 and to perform 24 hours of useful public service.

John C. Stubbs, 20, of Franktown, had his one year deferred prison sentence revoked and was sentenced to 6 months of unsupervised probation for violating the terms of probation on original charges of underage possession/consumption of alcohol and open container. He also was ordered to pay fines and costs of $26 and to perform 45 hours of useful public service.

Michelle Lee Whitaker, 32, of Kremmling, was found guilty of disorderly conduct – unreasonable noise, for which she was ordered to pay costs and fines of $26 and to perform 24 hours of useful public service.

Robert A. Paige, 49, of Lakewood, was sentenced to 10 days in jail and one year of unsupervised probation after being found guilty of failing to report and accident. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $128.50, to perform 80 hours of useful community service and to make a $100 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

Michael A. Schiller, 40, of Denver, was fined $182 for driving under restraint. He was also sentenced to one year of unsupervised probation, ordered to perform 40 hours of useful public service and must make a $250 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

Anthony J. Wix, 29, of Fraser, was fined $414 for failure to display proof of insurance.

Eddie L. Gammon Jr., 42, of Greeley, was fined $115 for speeding, 5-9 mph over limit.

Andres Iturbe, 40, of Broomfield, was fined $115 for speeding, 5-9 mph over limit.

Matthew J. O’Neil, 48, of Kremmling, was fined $118 for a seat belt violation and driving with an expired driver’s license.

Cynthia L. Rogers, 54, of Steamboat Springs, was fined $70 for driving a defective vehicle.

Jamie Avina Vazquez, 32, of Aurora, was fined $186 for speeding, 10-19 mph over the limit.

Joseph Michael Rogers, 24, of Tabernash, was fined $165 for driving a defective vehicle with expired plates.

Luis A. Calva, 19, of Denver, was fined $200 for driving a defective vehicle without a driver’s license.

Ma Guadalupe Molina, 41, of Fraser, was fined $72 for driving without a license.

Jeffrey Scott Aley II, 25, of Granby, was fined $119 for expired license plates.

Eduardo Gambine-Zarate, 58, of Kremmling, was fined $72 for driving without a license.


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