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Grundy County circuit court has busy docket on Thursday

Two defendants were ordered to serve prison sentences after their probations were revoked yesterday in Division One of the Grundy County Circuit Court. 44-year-old Patrick Shaun Michael admitted to probation violation. A previous sentence of seven years with the department of corrections was executed. 38-year-old Curtis Scott Wheelbarger of Trenton admitted to probation violations. A […]

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St. Joseph woman arrested for alleged role in assisting Trenton man in escaping apprehension

Authorities report the arrest of a St. Joseph woman for her alleged role in helping Trenton resident James Earl Harding escape apprehension. 31-year-old Cassie Marie Leffler of St. Joseph is charged in Grundy County with hindering prosecution and resisting arrest. Both are felonies. Bond is $10,000 cash pending her appearance December 12th in the Associate […]

Crime and Courts

Associate Division of circuit court has many cases on Tuesday docket

Preliminary hearings were waived yesterday in Associate Division of the Grundy County Circuit with each defendant bound over to Division One Court. Joseph Abram Kincaid of Wyaconda is charged with tampering with a motor vehicle, felony theft of property, and stealing a motor vehicle. Jessica Mae Lotz of Trenton is charged with endangering the welfare […]

Crime and Courts

Associate Division of Grundy County Circuit Court busy on Tuesday

Four defendants have waived preliminary hearings in the Associate Division of the Grundy County Circuit Court. Those with cases bound over to Thursday’s docket involve Dorothy Kathryn Archuleta of Trenton, Thomas James Lund of Princeton, and Lila Lea Combs of Trenton. A case involving Scotty Curtis of Altamont, who faces three counts of non-support, was moved […]

Crime and Courts

Three waive preliminary hearings in Grundy County court

Three defendants waived preliminary hearings yesterday in the Associate Division of Grundy County circuit court with each bound over to the August 10 docket for Division One of the circuit court. Justice Kierra Matthes of Trenton faces three counts: possession of methamphetamine; resisting arrest; and second-degree burglary. Joshua Andrew McIntyre of Trenton is charged with […]

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Defendant flees courtroom during appearance at Grundy County courthouse

Preliminary hearings were waived yesterday in the Associate Division of the Grundy County Circuit Court. These involved cases against 23-year-old Nicholas Martin; 35-year-old Emily Hendee; 42-year-old Christopher Hershberger, and 42-year-old Erick Wattenbarger – all of Trenton. Each was bound over to appear in the March 16th session for Division One of the Grundy County Circuit […]

Grundy County Circuit Court busy in latest session

Among cases in Associate Division of Grundy County Circuit Court: 34-year-old Nicholas Arnold Osgan of Trenton pleaded guilty to a charge of operating a motor vehicle without a valid drivers’ license.  Osgan was sentenced to serve 15 days in jail. Judge Steve Hudson gave him credit for already serving that time in custody. 23-year-old Dustin Lee Tucker of […]

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Meadville woman faces meth charge in Grundy County

A Meadville woman has been arrested on a Grundy County warrant.  Thirty-one year old Dorothy Kathryn Archuleta is charged with possession of a controlled substance, identified as methamphetamine, on May 24th.   Bond is $15,000 cash, with the defendant to appear in the Associate Division of Grundy County Circuit Court on Tuesday, September 13th. Thirty-year […]