Daily Record, April 11, 2014

Woman scratches sister’s face

A Marshalltown woman is charged with serious domestic assault after she scratched her sister across her face during an argument.

Stephanie Prusha-Ward, 30, was arrested Tuesday, on the 100 block of South Sixth Avenue, after police were called to investigate.

Prusha-Ward allegedly assaulted her sister leaving scratch marks across her face.

The victim’s face had red marks, however she did not require medical attention.

Man on warrant found with open syringe

A Marshalltown man is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia after he was found with an open syringe.

Brad Harrell, 33, was arrested Tuesday, when he was noticed as a man on warrant by police while he was walking on the 100 block of West Main Street.

Capt. Brian Batterson, of the Marshalltown Police Department, said upon Harrell’s arrest police searched him and found a syringe tucked in his sock against his leg. The syringe did not have an orange cap to cover the needle.

Harrell was on warrant since September for violating a no-contact order.

Marshall County Courthouse

Court

Tuesday

David Mikel Robbins, 304 1/2 W. State St., made an initial appearance on a possession of a Schedule II controlled substance-methamphetamine with the intent to deliver charge, two counts of a failure to affix a drug tax stamp charge, a promoting gatherings where drugs are used charge and a possession of a Schedule I controlled substance-marijuana with the intent to deliver charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on April 18. Bond is set at $100,000 cash or surety. Should Robbins gain release, he has 60 days to obtain a substance abuse evaluation and submit the results to the court.

Helle L. Neville, 304 1/2 W. State St., made an initial appearance on a possession of meth with the intent to deliver charge, a failure to affix a drug tax stamp charge, a possession of marijuana charge, a possession of drug paraphernalia charge and a possession of Schedule III controlled substance-hydrocodone charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle her case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on April 18. Bond was set at $100,000 cash or surety. Should Neville secure release, she has 60 days to obtain a substance abuse evaluation and submit it to the court.

Marisa Easton, of St. Anthony, made an initial appearance on a possession of a Schedule II controlled substance-meth-enhanced charge, a possession of drug paraphernalia charge and a pre-trial violation charge. The public defender’s office is appointed to handle the possession of meth and drug paraphernalia charges. The preliminary hearing on those charges is set at 1 p.m. on April 18. Bond is set at $5,000 cash only and a substance abuse evaluation is ordered to be submitted to court within 60 days of her release. Amy Marquess will continue as counsel on the pre-trial violation case. She has a trial date set for 9 a.m. on May 13. Bond is set at $5,000 cash only.

Nathan Thomas Lucas, 404 Woodbury St., made an initial appearance on a possession of a Schedule I controlled substance-marijuana with the intent to deliver charge. a possession of Schedule I controlled substance-marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on April 28. Lucas was released on his own recognizance. The court ordered a substance abuse evaluation with the results to be submitted within 60 days of today’s date.

Tyler Jay Pollock, 201 N. Third St., made an initial appearance on a violation of a no-contact order charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The contempt hearing is set for 9:30 a.m. on April 18. Bond is set at $1,000 cash or surety. A new no-contact order has been issued for the protected party.

Kari Ann Gavagan, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a possession of a Schedule II controlled substance-meth charge and a possession of drug paraphernalia charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle her case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on April 18. Bond is set at $1,000 cash or surety. The court ordered a substance abuse evaluation with the results to be submitted within 60 days of release. Cerro Gordo County authorities have a detaining order placed on Gavagan.

Cody Perry, 411 1/2 S. Second St., made an initial appearance on a criminal mischief-fifth degree charge. He pleaded not guilty and a pre-trial conference is set for 9 a.m. on May 13 in Magistrate Court.

Shane Rose, 2008 Blossom Lane, made an initial appearance on a possession of a Schedule I controlled substance-marijuana-enhanced charge, a possession of Schedule II controlled substance-meth charge, a driving while license is denied, cancelled, revoked or suspended charge and a possession of drug paraphernalia charge. Rose will hire Chad Frese as counsel. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on April 28. Rose was released with supervision through the Department of Correctional Services and is to report to the adult probation office today and sign a pre-trial release agreement. The court ordered a substance abuse evaluation with the results submitted within 60 days of today’s date. Rose was also ordered to go to the Marshalltown Police Department today to be photographed and fingerprinted in connection with this case.

A 16-year-old Marshalltown male made an initial appearance on a curfew violation charge. He pleaded guilty and was fined $65 with a $22.75 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $147.75. The court allowed for 12 hours of unpaid community service in lieu of the fine and surcharge with payment of the court costs to be completed by June 1. The judge ordered the youth to obtain a Marshalltown Curfew Ordinance by the end of work today.

Ashley Marie Dawson, of Des Moines, made an initial appearance on a driving while revoked charge, a speeding 79 in a 65 mph zone charge and a no insurance charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle her case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on April 28. Bond will continue as posted until the conclusion of this case.

Christopher Young, 204 1/2 W. Church St., made an initial appearance on a warrant charging him with violation of a no-contact order. The court re-appointed Jeffrey Hazen as counsel. The contempt hearing will be scheduled by the District Court as its docket permits. Bond will continue as posted until the conclusion of this case. A new no-contact order has been issued for the protected party.

Timothy Shawn Winger, 310 S. Fourth St., made an initial appearance on a possession of a Schedule II controlled substance-enhanced charge and a possession of drug paraphernalia charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is scheduled for 1 p.m. on April 25. Winger was released with supervision through the Department of Correctional Services and is to report to the adult probation office within 72 hours.

Neil Kenneth Roberts, of Le Grand, made an initial appearance on a public intoxication charge. He pleaded guilty and was fined $65 with a $22.75 surcharge and $60 in court costs for a total of $147.75, due within 30 days.

Rafael Barboza, 308 N. 11th Ave., made an initial appearance on a possession of a Schedule I controlled substance-enhanced charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on April 25. A substance abuse evaluation is ordered with the results to be submitted within 60 days.

Jorge Molina-Clevas, of Houston, Texas, made an initial appearance on a public intoxication charge and a possession of a Schedule II controlled substance charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on April 16. The court ordered that he be photographed and fingerprinted in connection with this case.

Wednesday

Stephanie Nichole Ward AKA Prusha, 1404 S. Sixth St., made an initial appearance on a domestic abuse charge. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle her case. The preliminary hearing is set for 1 p.m. on April 18. Bond is set at $1,000 cash or surety. A no-contact order was issued for the protected party.

Kerry Brandon Logan, 408 W. High St. Lot #8, made an initial appearance on two requests for probation revocation. The public defender’s office was appointed to handle his case. The probation revocation hearing is set for 3 p.m. on April 21. Bond is set at $5,000 cash or surety for one case and $2,000 cash or surety for the second case.

Bradley Wayne Sparrow AKA Harrell, address unknown, made an initial appearance on a possession of drug paraphernalia charge and a violation of a no-contact order charge. On the possession of drug paraphernalia charge Sparrow pleaded not guilty and a pre-trial conference is set for 9 a.m. on May 6 in Magistrate Court. Darrell Meyer was appointed by the court as counsel in the violation of no-contact order case. The District Court will schedule a contempt hearing for this case as its docket permits. Bond is set at $1,000 cash or surety. The court ordered that if he owned or possessed any firearms or ammunition, Sparrow is to contact the Marshall County Sheriff’s office within 24 hours to make arrangements to surrender them. A new no-contact order has been issued for the protected party.