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Lebanon man gets probation for sexual misconduct

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Main Street resident gets five years for burglary

By The Staff

Dillis Berryman III, 31, of 419 Linda Avenue in Lebanon received two years of probation for first-degree wanton endangerment (two counts) and sexual misconduct.

He was ordered to pay $150 court costs and $250 in fees. He was ordered to have no contact with Megan or Martha Thompson.

The parties understand that the defendant will not have to register as a sex offender, and if registration is required, Berryman may withdraw his guilty plea to sexual misconduct.

• James O. Porter Sr., 48, of 421 E. Main Street in Lebanon was sentenced to five years in prison for third-degree burglary, first-degree criminal mischief and possession of burglary tools.

He was ordered to pay restitution not to exceed $4,200 to Higdon's Foodtown. He received credit for 211 days served.

• David Tucker, 32, of 108 Lyon Street in Campbellsville received three years of probation for two counts each of third-degree burglary, theft by unlawful taking under $300 and criminal mischief. He was ordered to pay $300 court costs, $300 public defender fees and $886.60 and $44.33 in restitution (jointly and severally with his co-defendant) to Big John's Liquor Store.

• Billy Truman Woosley Jr., 29, of Marion Adjustment Center was sentenced to two years in prison for second-degree escape. His sentence will be consecutive to sentences he is already serving for cases in Shelby and Carroll counties.

• Dewayne Edward Smith, 41, of Marion Adjustment Center was sentenced to two yeas in prison for first-degree promoting contraband. The sentence is to be served consecutive to sentences he is already serving for a Jefferson County case.

A count of second-degree persistent felony offender was dismissed.

• Dallas Wayne Allen, 28, of 29 Parrish Street in Lebanon was sentenced to two years in prison after his probation was revoked on an underlying charge of third-degree burglary. His probation was revoked for a positive drug test, for failure to attend treatment and for a new misdemeanor conviction.

He received credit for 41 days served.

In a separate case, charges of use or possession of drug paraphernalia second or subsequent offense, possession of marijuana and first-degree persistent felony offender were dismissed against Allen. The charges were dismissed based on a plea by the co-defendant in district court and on the defendant's stipulation to violation of his probation.

• Donna M. Montgomery, 40, of 244 Shuck Avenue in Lebanon was sentenced to one year in prison after her probation was revoked on an underlying charge of theft by unlawful taking over $300.

Her probation was revoked when she failed to complete drug treatment and had a positive drug test. She received credit for 210 days served.

In another case, Montgomery was found in violation of her probation for a new conviction, positive drug tests and being discharged from treatment. Her sentence of two years was reinstated and she received credit for 77 days served.

• Timothy R. Buckler, 44, 352 S. Woodlawn Avenue in Lebanon received five years of probation for first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (cocaine) first offense (three counts) and possession of drug paraphernalia second offense.

He was ordered to pay $450 court costs, $220 and $11 restitution and a $1,000 fine. The restitution is to be paid to the Lebanon Police Department.

• Randall A. Garrett, 25, of 2215 Arbuckle Creek Road in Lebanon received three years of probation for theft by unlawful taking over $300. He was ordered to pay $2,000 restitution and to serve 90 days in jail.

As terms of the probation, Garrett was ordered to adhere to a curfew between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. For six months, pay court costs, report in person to a probation officer once a month, obtain written permission to leave his county of residence, obtain full-time employment and attend alcohol and drug treatment.

• Joseph Lee Childers, 34, of Old Marion Motel Room 3 in Lebanon received three years of probation for receiving stolen property over $300. He was ordered to pay a $1,000 fine and a $250 public defender's fee and adhere to a curfew from 10 p.m. To 6 a.m. for six months.

• Jody K. Padgett, 33, of 25 Lincoln Avenue in Lebanon received three years of pretrial diversion on charges of theft by unlawful taking over $300 and first-degree criminal mischief.

He was ordered to have no access to a handgun, although he is allowed to use a rifle and shotgun for hunting purposes. The defendant was also ordered to pay a $1,000 fine.

• Shawn W. Kinningham, 19, of 130 W. High Street in Lebanon received 24 months of probation for theft of services under $300. He was ordered to pay $150 court costs, a $250 fine and $446 restitution plus a five percent fee to the county clerk's office.

• Yolanda Jackson (a.k.a. Yolanda Montgomery, a.k.a. Yolanda Simpson), 41, of 355 Lake Avenue in Lebanon received 24 months of probation for first-degree facilitation to trafficking in a controlled substance. A charge of possession of drug paraphernalia was dismissed.

• Margaret L. Tungate, 26, of 348 S. Woodlawn in Lebanon received one year of pretrial diversion on a charge of first-degree wanton endangerment. She will be supervised by probation and parole for drug test only.

  Sentencing scheduled

• Justin Blake Penn, 27, of 186 Oak Lane in Mannsville pled guilty possession of a controlled substance and tampering with physical evidence. A sentencing hearing has been scheduled for Sept. 28.

Charges of carrying a concealed weapon, speeding, failure to produce an insurance card, failure of owner to maintain required insurance first offense and first-degree persistent felony offender were dismissed.

• Michael Shaunte Montgomery, 22, of 355 Lake Avenue in Lebanon was found guilty of three counts each of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

A sentencing hearing has been scheduled for Sept. 28.

• Corey Hilliard, 22, of Chestnut Street in Lebanon was found guilty of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance. A sentencing hearing has been scheduled for Oct. 12.

• Andrew S. Conner, 24, of 340 Neals Creek School Road in Stanford was found guilty of driving on a DUI suspended license third offense aggravated, DUI third offense aggravated and resisting arrest.

A sentencing hearing has been scheduled for Sept. 28.   Dismissal

• Rick A. Fisher, 34, of a last known address of 35 Railroad Avenue in Loretto had a charge of failure to comply with sex offender registry dismissed. The charge was dismissed based on the testimony of a witness who initially stated he was not compliant. There is also an issue of whether the defendant's registration period had expired at the time of the alleged offense. The defendant stipulates to probable cause.