This information was the most current on file in criminal division of Marion County District Court as of March 15. Information often is not available until more than a week after hearings. Journal entries must be checked by the defense, prosecution, and judge before they are filed.
Dakota Landon Dillashaw, 102 Santa Fe St. Apt. 3, Marion; plea agreement filed March 13; defendant agrees to plead nolo contendere to charges of assault on a law enforcement officer, attempted escape from custody, minor in possession or consumption of an alcoholic beverage, obstruction of official duty, and criminal damage to property; in return, prosecution agrees to dismiss all other charges and recommend probation.
Stephania Eppley, 323 Big Springs Road, Monroe, Tenn.; sentenced March 12 on conviction of giving a worthless check; sentenced to six month controlling jail term underlying 24 months probation; ordered to pay $18,940 restitution — with $15,589 credit — and $255.
Mathew J. Leach; waived formal arraignment March 4 and pleaded not guilty to charges of criminal deprivation of property and misdemeanor theft; status hearing set for March 13.
Charles W. Matthews, 901 W. Burns, Herington; plea hearing continued from Feb. 25 to March 25 on charges of criminal damage to property, battery, forgery, no proof of insurance, and driving while license canceled, suspended, or revoked.
Patricia Miller, 211 N. Jefferson St., Hillsboro; dismissal/status hearing continued from Feb. 26 to April 10 on charge of misdemeanor theft.
Leslie O. Riggs, 1094 X Ranch Road, Florence; pleaded not guilty Feb. 20 to charges of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol and possession or consumption of an alcoholic beverage by a minor; pretrial status hearing set for March 20.
Stormy G. Snedecor, 304 S.E. 5th, Newton; sentencing on conviction of obtaining a prescription-only drug by fraudulent means continued from Feb. 25 to March 4.