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Public record for 5/28/14 edition

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Editor’s Note: This information is taken from open court records and is a matter of public record. The listings are complete. The newspaper, as a matter of fairness, will not honor requests to omit any listing.  
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District Court

These sentences were recorded in January in the Galax General District Court, Galax. Sentences may be appealed:
Jason Lee Hill of Galax, guilty of possession of marijuana; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; operator’s license suspended six months; pay $100 fine and $166 costs.
Dustin Drew Sawyers of Galax, guilty of possession of marijuana; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; pay $100 fine and $156 costs.
Leann N. Tate of Galax, guilty of possession of marijuana; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; operator’s license suspended six months; pay $100 fine and $166 costs.
Latasha S. Cottrell of Galax, guilty of dumping trash on a highway or private property; pay $250 fine and $91 costs.
Antonio Silva Cruz of Galax, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $116 costs.
Ronald Allen of Galax, guilty of DWI, first offense; sentenced to 30 days in jail, 28 are suspended; supervised probation for 12 months; operator’s license suspended 12 months; pay $250 fine and $321 costs; attend VASAP.
Riley D. Alley of Galax, guilty of giving false statement during a criminal investigation; pay $75 fine and $81 costs.
Joseph Earl Walt Bobbitt of Independence, guilty of shoplifting/alter merchandise of less than $200; sentenced to 90 days in jail, 88 are suspended; unsupervised probation for 12 months; pay $250 fine and $211 costs.
Dennis George Boehm of Fries, guilty of trespassing; sentenced to 90 days in jail, suspended; unsupervised probation for 12 months; pay $250 fine and $201 costs.
Gregory Dean Bowers of Galax, guilty of DWI, first offense; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; supervised probation for 12 months; pay $250 fine and $201 costs; operator’s license suspended 12 months; attend VASAP.
Joshua Austin Bowers of Fries, guilty of hunt/trap/fish without a license; pay $50 fine and $20 costs.
Joshua Austin Bowers of Fries, guilty of hunting deer after dark; sentenced to 10 days in jail, suspended; unsupervised probation for 12 months; pay $100 fine and $91 costs.
Joshua Austin Bowers of Fries, guilty of hunting with an unauthorized weapon; pay $50 fine and $20 costs.
Joshua Austin Bowers of Fries, guilty of discharging a firearm; pay $50 fine and $20 costs.
Lori Dawn Clark of Galax, guilty of shoplifting/altering merchandise of less than $200; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; unsupervised probation for 12 months; pay $250 fine and $211 costs.
Ricky David Combs Jr. of Galax, guilty of trespassing after forbidden; sentenced to 90 days in jail, suspended; unsupervised probation for 12 months; pay $100 fine and $211 costs.
Reed Griffith of Galax, guilty of misdemeanor assault; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; unsupervised probation for 12 months; pay $100 fine and $201 costs.
Jessica Dawn Jarrell of Galax, guilty of carrying a concealed weapon; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; unsupervised probation for 12 months; pay $150 fine and $91 costs.
Gregory Elden Martin of Hillsville, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $50 fine and $20 costs.
Gregory Elden Martin of Hillsville, guilty of failure to obey conservation of peace; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; unsupervised probation for 12 months; pay $140 costs.
Gregory Elden Martin of Hillsville, guilty of trespassing after forbidden; sentenced to 90 days in jail, suspended; unsupervised probation for 12 months; pay $150 fine and $211 costs.
Melvin Stacey Rippey of Galax, guilty of DWI, first offense; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; supervised probation for 12 months; operator’s license restricted for 12 months; pay $250 fine and $201 costs; attend VASAP.
Joshua Darrell Swinney of Galax, guilty of hunting with unauthorized weapon; pay $50 fine and $20 costs.
Joshua Darrell Swinney of Galax, guilty of hunting deer after dark; sentenced to 10 days in jail, suspended; unsupervised probation for 12 months; pay $100 fine and $211 costs.
Joshua Darrell Swinney of Galax, guilty of discharge firearm in the city limit; pay $50 fine and $20 costs.
Luther Deion Weaver of Galax, guilty of obstruction of justice without force; pay $75 fine and $201 costs.
Daniel Ray Williams of Galax, guilty of DWI, first offense; sentenced to 30 days in jail, 28 are suspended; supervised probation for 12 months; operator’s license suspended 12 months; pay $250 fine and $211 costs; attend VASAP.
Joshua Lee Crockett of Galax, guilty of drinking while driving with an open container; pay $50 fine and $20 costs.
Joshua Lee Crockett of Galax, guilty of possession of controlled substance; sentenced to 10 months in jail; operator’s license suspended six months; pay $481.50 costs.
Joshua Lee Crockett of Galax, guilty of possession of marijuana; operator’s license suspended six months; pay $100 fine and $215 costs.
Brandon Cory Kitts of Wytheville, guilty of shoplifting/alter merchandise of less than $200; sentenced to 60 days in jail, 40 are suspended; unsupervised probation for six months; pay $100 fine and $536 costs.
James McDougald of Galax, guilty of bad check larceny of less than $200; pay $100 fine and $91 costs.
Paul Dean Bourne of Galax, guilty of failure to notch deer tag; pay $50 fine and $91 costs.
Lorene J. Cline of Galax, guilty of having a dog running at large; pay $25 fine and $91 costs.
Daniel Melton Hamby of Galax, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $116 costs.
Megan D. Pack of Woodlawn, guilty of failure to supply proof of sterilization; pay $125 fine and $91 costs.
Joshua Andrew Smith of Galax, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $91 costs.
Katrina M. Williams of Galax, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $91 costs.
John William O’Brian of Estes Park, Colo., guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $25 fine and $116 costs.
Crystal Ellen Penn of Galax, guilty of conceal/price alter merchandise, first offense; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; unsupervised probation for 12 months; pay $100 fine and $211 costs.
Angela M. Stater of Hillsville, guilty of shoplifting/alter merchandise of less than $200; sentenced to 30 days in jail, 28 are suspended; unsupervised probation for 12 months; pay $250 fine and $211 costs.
Courtney Meagan Testerman of Galax, guilty of disorderly conduct; sentenced to 30 days in jail, suspended; unsupervised probation for 12 months; pay $250 fine and $211 costs.
Ricky Thomas McKenzie of Galax, guilty of public swearing/intoxication; pay $50 fine and $116 costs.
Jimmy Dale Bunn of Galax, guilty of possession of marijuana; operator’s license restricted six months; pay $100 fine and $166 costs.
Dereck Thomas Calloway of Wytheville, guilty of conceal/price alter merchandise, first offense; sentenced to 30 days in jail, 28 are suspended; unsupervised probation for 12 months; pay $100 fine and $211 costs.