Div. I, Judge Jay Wethington

May 24 session

Final sentencing

• David Earl Canary, 31, of the 1300 block of Burlew Boulevard, pleaded guilty to first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, two counts of tampering with physical evidence, possession of drug paraphernalia, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, second-degree fleeing/evading police and resisting arrest. He was sentenced to six years in prison.

• Loree N. Ezell, 28, homeless, pleaded guilty to first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia and was sentenced to five years in prison.

• David Leslie Cross, 61, of the 2300 block of Carter Road, pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree sexual abuse (victim less than 12 years of age) and entered Alford pleas on two amended counts of first-degree sodomy (victim physically helpless). He was sentenced to 13 years in prison.

• Christopher Shane French, 39, of the 600 block of Time Drive, pleaded guilty to an amended charge of first-degree criminal trespass. He was sentenced to 12 months in jail, credited with 122 days served, balance suspended two years.

Diversion

• Juanette Yvonee Warren, 51, of the 800 block of East Fourth Street, pleaded guilty to first-degree possession of a controlled substance, tampering with physical evidence and possession of synthetic drugs. She was sentenced to one year in prison, diverted two years

May 28 session

Final sentencing

• Shai Chance Sheriff, 19, of the 800 block of George Street, pleaded guilty to amended charges of first-degree criminal trespass and unlawful transaction with a minor. Sheriff was sentenced to 12 months in jail, credited with 134 days served, balance suspended two years.

Div. II, Judge Joe Castlen

May 29 session

Final sentencing

• Jason Michael Kirkman, 44, of the 4900 block of Sturbridge Place, pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree possession of a controlled substance and two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia. He was sentenced to two years in prison, probated two years.

• Andrew T. Morris, 28, of Springville, Indiana, pleaded guilty to theft by unlawful taking valued at less than $500. He was sentenced to 12 months in jail, credited with 13 days served, balance probated two years. Charges of first-degree possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia were dismissed.

• Melvin Cleo Taylor Jr., 58, of the 600 block of Chuck Gray Court, pleaded guilty to receiving stolen property valued at less than $10,000. He was sentenced to one year in prison, probated two years, and must pay $1,100 in restitution.

• Thomas Ray Crabtree, 37, of the 1800 block of Triplett Street, pleaded guilty to first-degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and second-degree fleeing/evading police. He was sentenced to one year in prison, probated two years.

May 30 session

Final sentencing

• Halley Dawn Whitaker, 23, homeless, pleaded guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia and an amended count of first-degree possession of a controlled substance. She was sentenced to three years in prison, probated two years.

• Christopher Gage Ray, 23, of the 2200 block of Citation Avenue, pleaded guilty to first-degree wanton endangerment (police officer); second-degree fleeing/evading police; criminal mischief; leaving scene of accident, failure to render aid/assistance; first-degree fleeing/evading police; tampering with physical evidence; giving officer false identifying information; possession of marijuana and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon. He was sentenced to eight years in prison.

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