LISBON - A Nov. 1 preliminary hearing was set in Columbiana County Municipal Court Friday for Lester D. Russell, 31, Commerce Street, Wellsville, who is charged with aggravated robbery. Court documents allege Russell went into McGraw's Drive-Through at 9:54 p.m. Oct. 20, brandishing a pocket knife and demanding money from the register. Bond has been set at $100,000 cash or surety.
Danny F. Mullen Jr., 26, West Martin Street, East Palestine, was fined $825, had his license suspended for six months, required 20 hours of community service and sentenced to three days in jail for OVI first offense and possession of marijuana. A drug paraphernalia charge was dismissed.
Joshua B. Peterson, 22, Aetna Street, Salem, was fined $250 and required 30 hours community service for receiving stolen property for two Blu-Ray movies Peterson checked out of the Salem Public Library, "Shutter Island" and "Killers," both of which were later sold by a woman at GameOn with Peterson present.
James E. Berdine, 19, Sixteen School Road, Irondale, was fined $150 for driving under suspension.
Jason E. Cope, 37, Silliman Street, New Waterford, was fined $130 for no license and speeding.
Bobbi J. Smith, 18, Liberty Street, Salem, was fined $130 for a seat belt violation and drug paraphernalia for a marijuana pipe.
James L. Ray, 29, state Route 558, New Waterford, was fined $110 for driving without a license, traffic control devices and a seat belt violation. Additionally, a Nov. 29 pretrial was set for a possession of marijuana charge.
Glenn Orr Jr., 41, state Route 45, Lisbon, was fined $100 for wrongful entrustment.
A Nov. 13 pretrial was set for Larry J. Elkins, 32, Main Street, Wellsville, charged with theft and possession of a drug abuse instrument for allegedly taking a bottle of pills belonging to Jessica Gaus and found behind him along with a hypodermic needle during a traffic stop.
A Nov. 13 pretrial was set for Michael Ryan Spencer, 22, state Route 517, Lisbon, charged with driving under suspension.
A Nov. 20 pretrial was set for Amy Nicole Swartz, 30, Nittany Drive, Summitville, charged with OVI first offense.
A Nov. 20 pretrial was set for Cody P. Rowland, 20, North Market Street, East Palestine, charged with underage prohibition.
A Nov. 20 pretrial was set for Casey R. Carter, 20, Dresden Avenue, East Liverpool, charged with two counts of receiving stolen property. Carter, along with another man, Michael Stacy, 22, Myrtal Beach, S.C., allegedly sold two stolen Xboxes and other items at the GameStop in Calcutta. A Nov. 1 pretrial was set for Stacy, also charged with two counts of receiving stolen property.
A Nov. 27 pretrial was set for Christopher J. Heck, 22, Spokane, Wash., cited with failure to control.
A Dec. 11 pretrial was set for Chad A. Saunders, 33, last known address, Lexington Avenue, Salem, charged with drug paraphernalia for allegedly having a cabinet with the equipment for growing marijuana in his garage.
A Dec. 18 pretrial was set for Hank William Orr, 37, state Route 45, Lisbon, cited with driving under FRA suspension, following too close and a seat belt violation.
A Dec. 20 pretrial was set for Bernard E. Adkins, charged with aggravated menacing for allegedly taking a rifle into a home and demanding to speak with Betty Meek, who was there along with Carl Rouse. While attempting to disarm Adkins, Rouse was reportedly injured. Another man, David Hayes was reportedly struck in the face by Adkins.
A Dec. 20 pretrial was set for Marcus A. Moore, 29, Youngstown, cited with driving under FRA suspension and speeding.