Grand County Court report – June 17 | SkyHiNews.com

Grand County Court report – June 17

District Court

A Granby man was fined and sentenced to jail in District Court at Hot Sulphur Springs last week on multiple counts of driving while ability impaired and driving under restraint.

Ezra W. Werner, 33, of Granby, was found guilty of driving while ability impaired – second offense, for which he was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 86 days suspended and credit for 279 days served and two years of supervised probation. He was also ordered to pay $2,260 in fines and costs and to complete 75 hours of community service. In a separate case, he was found guilty of driving under restraint – alcohol-related, for which he was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 146 days suspended and credit for 219 days served and two years of probation. The jail sentence was to be served consecutively to the above sentence. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $2,076. In a third case, he was found guilty of driving while ability impaired and driving under restraint, for which he was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 137 days suspended and credit for 228 days served and two years of supervised probation, to be served consecutively to the above terms. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $1,437.

Sentences handed down in Grand County Court last week included:

Timothy Mark Hyche, 46, of Breckenridge, was found guilty of driving under the influence, for which he was sentenced to one year in a work release program in the Summit County Jail with credit for 21 days served. He was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $2,462 and to complete 120 hours of community service.

Jonathan E. Kinsey, 27, of Denver, was found guilty of driving under the influence, for which he was sentenced to 365 days in jail with 360 days suspended and two years of probation with alcohol supervision. He was also ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $717, to complete 48 hours of community service, to complete Level II alcohol education and alcohol therapy, and to abstain from alcohol during treatment and probation.

Travis Michael Peneton, 23, of Arvada, was found guilty of improper mountain driving and driving under the influence, for which he was sentenced to 180 days in jail with 175 days suspended and one year of probation with alcohol supervision. He was ordered to pay $997 in fines, fees and costs, to complete 36 hours of community service, to obtain an alcohol evaluation and comply with its recommendations, and to abstain from alcohol during probation and treatment.

Philip Todd Brown, 39, of Frisco, was given a deferred sentence of two years of probation on a charge of harassment by strike/shove/kick. He was ordered to pay fines and costs of $1,410, to complete 40 hours of community service, to undergo 36 weeks of violence therapy, and to make a $250 contribution to The Advocates.

Eric Hays, 45, of Wilely, was found guilty of driving while ability impaired, for which he was given a deferred sentence of two years of unsupervised probation. He was ordered to pay $342 in fines and costs, to complete 40 hours of community service, and to make a $250 contribution to the Mountain Family Center. He also received the same sentence in a previous case on a charge of driving while ability impaired.

Jennifer E. Brosze, 34, of Granby, was found guilty of driving under restraint, for which she was sentenced to five days in jail and one year of unsupervised probation. She was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $284, to complete 80 hours of community service and to make a $500 contribution to the Mountain Family Center.

Ronald M. Barr, 34, of Granby, was found guilty of driving under restraint, for which his previous probation was revoked and he was sentenced to a new term of two years of unsupervised probation and five days in jail to be served concurrently with a Department of Corrections sentence. He was also ordered to pay fines and costs of $104 and to complete 32 hours of community service.

Larry A. Smart, 38, of Commerce City, was found guilty of tampering with a motor vehicle, for which he was sentenced to 180 days in jail with 175 days suspended and one year of unsupervised probation. He was also ordered to pay $457 in fines and costs.

Kevin R. Foley, 32, of Winter Park, was found guilty of disorderly conduct – offensive gesture, for which he was sentenced to 180 days in jail (suspended). He was ordered to pay $276 in fines and costs and to make a $100 contribution to DARE.

Jenna M. Sonntag, 33, of Tabernash, was given a deferred sentence of one year of unsupervised probation on a charge of harassment by strike/shove/kick. She was ordered to pay fines, fees and costs of $282, to complete 40 hours of community service and to make a $250 contribution to The Advocates.

Rachel A. Thurston, 22, of Fraser, was found guilty of allowing an unauthorized minor to drive, for which she was fined $72 and was ordered to complete 40 hours of community service and to make a $250 contribution to DARE.

Jan Heath, 57, of Tabernash, was fined $507 for driving without automobile insurance.

Irene B. Bell, 55, of Steamboat Springs, was fined $297 for speeding.

Stephen M. Williams, 47, of St. Peter, Mo., was fined $288 speeding and a seat belt violation.

Michael S. Radecky, 35, of Lakewood, was fined $218 for speeding 10-19 mph over the limit.

Johnnie H. Wolf, 27, of Joplin, Mo., was fined $216 for speeding.

John-Paul D. Jansen, 31, of Mission, Kan., was fined $216 for speeding.

Steven A. Darbee, 35, of Kremmling, was fined $198 for multiple seat belt violations.

Andrea R. Voulgaropoulos, 25, of Port Washington, Wis., was fined $154 for failure to display a valid registration.

Frank L. Keith, 35, of Norman, Okla., was fined $135 for violating restrictions on a temporary instruction permit.

Todd D. Hackbarth, 46, of Denver, was fined $94 for operating an unregistered snowmobile.

Stan L. Segress, 41, of Tabernash, was fined $72 for driving a defective vehicle.

Darsella D. Vigil, 23, of Parker, was fined $72 for improper mountain driving.

Radcliffe A. Morris, 21, of Steamboat Springs, was fined $72 for driving a defective vehicle.

Stephen R. Branstetter, 30, of Hot Sulphur Springs, was fined $70 for driving a defective vehicle.

Steven J. Tricarico, 43, of Wheat Ridge, was fined $70 for driving a defective vehicle.


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