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LIVINGSTON -- District Attorney Scott Perrilloux reports that the following individuals appeared in 21st Judicial District Court in August and pleaded either guilty or no contest or were found guilty of the following crimes and received the following sentences:

Aug. 6

Judge Douglas Hughes

Danny Armstrong, 53, of Walker, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances. He was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for two years. He was ordered to pay a $500 fine along with court costs.

Preston Brown, 80, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to duty to notify law enforcement of change of address, residence or other registration information. He was sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections. He received credit for time served.

Michael Bryant, 45, of Tuscan, Ariz., pleaded no contest to theft - prior convictions. He was sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections. He received credit for time served.

Beverly Cowart, 54, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to illegal possession of stolen things over $1,500 and theft in excess of $1,000 but less than $5000. She was sentenced to three years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and she was placed on probation for three years. She was ordered to pay a $500 fine along with court costs.

Rachael Day, 28, of Livonia, pleaded no contest to felony theft. She was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. She received credit for time served.

Chadwick Drago, 48, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to pornography involving juveniles under 13 years of age and possession of pornography involving juveniles. He was sentenced to 10 years with the Department of Corrections.

Dakota Dutsch, 25, of Independence, pleaded no contest to attempted felony theft. He was sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections. He received credit for time served.

Cameron Fletcher, 22, of Springfield, pleaded no contest to criminal mischief. He was sentenced to six months in the parish jail. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for one year. He was ordered to pay a $500 fine along with court costs.

Jimmy Gioele, 36, of Krotz Springs, pleaded no contest to simple burglary and possession of a Schedule II controlled dangerous substance. He was sentenced to five years with the Department of Corrections. He received credit for time served.

Preston Hagood, age 25, of Livingston, pleaded no contest to four counts of indecent behavior with a juvenile. He was sentenced to six years with the Department of Corrections. He received credit for time served.

Donnie Holmes, 30, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to possession with intent to distribute Schedule II controlled dangerous substances - cocaine. He was sentenced to five years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for three years. He was ordered to pay a $500 fine along with court costs.

Megan Johnson, 27, of Walker, pleaded no contest to possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. She received credit for time served.

Thomas Klug Sr., 42, of Montgomery, Texas, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances. He was sentenced to three years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for three years. He was ordered to pay a $500 fine along with court costs.

Rachel Lester, 31, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule III controlled dangerous substances. She was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. She received credit for time served.

Beverly Owens, 54, of Gramercy, pleaded no contest to possession of a Schedule II controlled dangerous substances. She received credit for time served.

Bryan Pennington, 39, of Prairieville, pleaded no contest to two counts of battery of a correctional officer. He received credit for time served.

Carmen Peters, 24, of Livingston, pleaded no contest to criminal mischief. She was sentenced to six months in the parish jail. The sentence was suspended and she was placed on probation for one year. She was ordered to pay a $200 fine along with court costs.

Eric Williams, 40, of Loranger, pleaded no contest to two counts of simple battery, simple criminal damage to property, and theft under $1,000. He was sentenced to five years with the Department of Corrections. He received credit for time served.

Aug. 16

Judge Jeffery Johnson

David Bankston, 26, of Walker, pleaded no contest to second-degree battery and fourth-offense driving while intoxicated. He was sentenced to 10 years with the Department of Corrections. Three years are to be served without the benefit of probation, parole, or suspension of sentence. He received credit for time served.

Joseph Bourghs, 28, of Walker, pleaded no contest to possession of marijuana and simple battery. He was sentenced to six months in the parish prison. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for two years. He was ordered to pay all fines and court costs.

Tiffany Breaux, 45, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to issuing worthless checks. She was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. She received credit for time served.

Robert Burkes, 28, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to two counts of indecent behavior with a juvenile. He was sentenced to five years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for three years. He was ordered to pay a $750 fine along with court costs.

Clayton Carruth, 23, of Prairieville, pleaded no contest to armed robbery. He was sentenced to 10 years with the Department of Corrections. He is to serve the sentence without the benefit of probation, parole, or suspension of sentence. He received credit for time served.

Dianne Chaisson, 47, of Amite, pleaded no contest to obscenity, possession of drug paraphernalia, and second-offense driving while intoxicated. He was sentenced to six months in the parish jail for each count. Time is to be served concurrently.

Alec Daley,31, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to first-offense driving while intoxicated. He received credit for time served.

Travis Duvall, 28, of Walker, pleaded no contest to simple battery. He was sentenced to six months in the parish jail. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for two years. He was ordered to pay a $500 fine along with court costs.

Khalil Ellis, 20, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to three counts of possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances. He was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for three years. He was ordered to pay all fines and court costs.

Alyssa Facundus, 19, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to three counts of possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances. She was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and she was placed on probation for three years. She was ordered to pay a $1,350 fine along with court costs.

Stephen French, 36, of Baton Rouge, pleaded no contest to distribution/possession with intent to distribute Schedule II controlled dangerous substances. He was sentenced to five years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for three years. He was ordered to pay a $750 fine along with court costs.

Ashley Gomez, 32, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule I controlled dangerous substances and possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances. She was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and she was placed on probation for three years. She was ordered to pay a $750 fine along with court costs.

Shawn Hoyt, 27, of Tickfaw, was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections for illegal possession of stolen firearms. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for three years. He was ordered to pay a $750 fine along with court costs.

Lance Landry, 34, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to domestic abuse battery. He was sentenced to six months in the parish jail. He received credit for time served.

Albert Loar Jr., 42, of Springfield, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances. He was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for three years. He was ordered to pay a $750 fine along with court costs.

Rickey Maddox Sr., 56, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to possession with intent to distribute Schedule IV controlled dangerous substances, possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances, and theft over $1,500. He received credit for time served.

Rodney Madrie, 36, of Eufaula, Ala., pleaded no contest to simple burglary. He was sentenced to five years with the Department of Corrections. All but one year of the sentence was suspended and he will be placed on probation for three years. He was ordered to pay a $750 fine along with court costs.

Brandon Olah, 30, of Hammond, pleaded no contest to second offense domestic abuse battery, violation of protective order, distribution/possession with intent to distribute Schedule II controlled dangerous substances, conspiracy to possession with intent to distribute Schedule IV and Schedule II controlled dangerous substances, and introduction/possession of contraband in jail. He was sentenced to 10 years with the Department of Corrections. He received credit for time served.

Sean Piper, 23, of Pride, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances. He was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for three years. He was ordered to pay a $750 fine along with court costs.

Matthew Prestridge, 38, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to simple assault and stalking. He was sentenced to six months in the parish jail. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for two years. He was ordered to pay a $500 fine along with court costs.

Michael Robinson, 38, of Livingston, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances and possession of marijuana. He was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for three years. He was ordered to pay a $750 fine along with court costs.

Lance Rudison, 40, of Baton Rouge, pleaded no contest to distribution of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances. He was sentenced to five years with the Department of Corrections. He received credit for time served.

Joseph Scivicque, of Maurepas, pleaded no contest to two counts of misdemeanor theft and illegal possession of stolen things. He was sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections. He received credit for time served.

Juwane Smart, 21, of Baton Rouge, pleaded no contest to theft over $1,500. He was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for three years. He was ordered to pay a $750 fine along with court costs.

Jacob Starns, 24, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to domestic abuse battery. He received credit for time served.

Kendell Thomas, 42, of Tickfaw, pleaded no contest to illegal use of a weapon. He was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for three years. He was ordered to pay a $750 fine along with court costs.

Garrett Till, 26, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to simple burglary and domestic abuse battery - strangulation. He was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections.

Aug. 20

Judge Jeffery Johnson

Faith Villanueva, 27, of Springfield, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances and possession of Schedule IV controlled dangerous substances. She was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and she was placed on probation for three years. She was ordered to pay a $750 fine along with court costs.

Michael McCarroll, of Holden, pleaded no contest to two counts of possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances. He was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. He received credit for time served.

Judge Elizabeth Wolfe

Jennifer Burton, 31, of Holden, pleaded no contest to principal to aggravated battery. She was sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and she was placed on probation for two years. She was ordered to pay a $500 fine along with court costs.

Rebecca Dugas, 34, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to possession with intent to distribute Schedule II controlled dangerous substances - methamphetamine and possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances - codeine. She was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and she was placed on probation for two years. She was ordered to pay a $100 fine along with court costs.

Michael Dunaway, 40, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to attempted unauthorized entry of an inhabited dwelling, illegal possession of stolen things, and theft. He was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for two years. He was ordered to pay a $100 fine along with court costs.

Melanie Ellard, 37, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances, possession of Schedule IV controlled dangerous substances and sale/distribution/possession of a legend drug.  She was sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections for each count. Time is to be served concurrently.

Mark Franklin, 44, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to second-degree battery - domestic violence. He was sentenced to three years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for three years. He was ordered to pay a $500 fine along with court costs.

Jeremy Griner, 34, of French Settlement, was sentenced to 20 years with the Department of Corrections for attempted second-degree murder.

Daniel Gunter, 33, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to two counts of simple burglary, attempted simple burglary, simple criminal damage to property, possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances, attempted possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and two counts of theft of a firearm. He was sentenced to five years with the Department of Corrections. Time is to be served without the benefit of probation, parole, or suspension of sentence.

Stephanie Hall, 24, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances and possession of Schedule IV controlled dangerous substances. She was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and she was placed on probation for two years. She was ordered to pay all fines and court costs.

Henry Harrell, 46, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances. He was sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections. He received credit for time served.

Blythe Juneau, 18, of Hammond, pleaded no contest to three counts of simple burglary. He was sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections for each count. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for two years. He was ordered to pay all fines and court costs.

Keith Kelly, 39, of St. Amant, pleaded no contest to residential contractor fraud. He was sentenced to three years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended he was placed on probation or three years. He was ordered to pay restitution. Restitution hearing is scheduled for Oct. 22.

Stephanie Lapthorn, 47, of Holden, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances - methamphetamine. She was sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections. She received credit for time served.

Melody Mayo, 22, of Springfield, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances - methamphetamine. She was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and she was placed on probation for two years. She was ordered to pay a $100 fine along with court costs.

Robert McKay, 28, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule I controlled dangerous substances - heroin, Schedule IV controlled dangerous substances - alprazolam and attempted possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He was sentenced to five years with the Department of Corrections.  Time is to be served without the benefit of probation, parole, or suspension of sentence.

Richard Mooney, 41, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to domestic abuse battery and two counts of violation of protective order. He was sentenced to 90 days in the parish jail. He received credit for time served.

Jason Pizzolato, 37, of  Baton Rouge, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances, sale/distribution/possession of a legend drug and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. He was sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections for each count. He received credit for time served.

Charles Portier, 23, of Ponchatoula, pleaded no contest to monetary instrument abuse and theft of a motor vehicle. He was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for two years. He was ordered to pay a $100 fine along with court costs.

Alizabeth Scott, 22, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule I controlled dangerous substances and possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances. She was sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections. She received credit for time served.

Hans Wagner, 48, of Mount Herman, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances - methamphetamine. He was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for two years. He was ordered to pay all fines and court costs.

Gerald Whitworth, 61, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to illegal use of weapons or dangerous instrumentalities and domestic abuse battery.  He was sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections. He received credit for time served.

Aug. 28

Judge Elizabeth Wolfe

Christopher Brabham, 34, of Baton Rouge, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule I controlled dangerous substances - heroin. He was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. He received credit for time served.

Alex Beck, 27, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, theft of a firearm, four counts of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of Schedule IV controlled dangerous substances, three counts of battery of a correctional officer, simple burglary of an inhabited dwelling and simple battery. He was sentenced to six years with the Department of Corrections.

Luke Davis, 26, of Holden, pleaded no contest to two counts of attempted possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He was sentenced to five years with the Department of Corrections for each count. Time is to be served concurrently.

Demetro Diaz-Gregoria, 28, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances - cocaine and driving while intoxicated. He was sentenced to one year in the parish jail. He received credit for time served.

Tiara Douglass, 27, of Houston, Texas, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule I controlled dangerous substances. She was sentenced to 10 days in the parish jail. She received credit for time served.

Lisa Falcon, 56, of Walker, pleaded no contest to aggravated battery. She was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and she was placed on probation for two years.

Mary Keller, 51, of Livingston, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. She was sentenced to two years with the Department of Corrections. She received credit for time served.

Charles Marshall, 27, of Prairieville, pleaded no contest to attempted possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He was sentenced to three years with the Department of Corrections. She received credit for time served.

Nathan Major, 36, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to two counts of theft.  He was sentenced to six months in the parish jail for each count. He received credit for time served.

Courtney McBride, 38, of Holden, pleaded no contest to two counts of domestic abuse battery, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was sentenced to 30 days in the parish jail. He received credit for time served.

Brandon Mitchell, 34, of Springfield, pleaded no contest to unauthorized entry of an inhabited dwelling. He was sentenced to five years with the Department of Corrections. He received credit for time served.

Kenneth Reed, 32, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to possession of Schedule II controlled dangerous substances. He was sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for two years.

Shelita Samuel, 38, of Baton Rouge, pleaded no contest to aggravated battery and theft of goods. She was sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections. She received credit for time served.

Brandon Waldon, 24, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest illegal carrying of a weapon. He was sentenced to six months in the parish jail. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for one year.

Courtney Williams, 27, of Denham Springs, pleaded no contest to theft of a motor vehicle. He was sentenced to one year with the Department of Corrections.

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