1st Circuit Court – District Division Berlin – Wednesday, February 10, 2016

In First Circuit Court, District Division, Berlin, on Wednesday, February 10, the following cases were heard:
Brian Bishop, 23, 40 Pine Island Avenue, Berlin, was found guilty of simple assault. Bishop was ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $620, and sentenced to nine months in the Coos County House of Corrections, suspended on the condition he maintains good behavior for one year.
Christopher Bishop, 25, 686 Third Avenue, Berlin, was found guilty of simple assault. He was ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $620, and sentenced to nine months in the Coos County House of Corrections, suspended on the condition he maintains good behavior for one year.
Amanda Reed, 35, 327 Willard Street, Berlin, was found guilty of driving while intoxicated and ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $930. Reed must submit to an alcohol and drug abuse screening within 14 days of her court date and complete the Impaired Driver Care Management Program. Reed also lost her license for 12 months, with the possibility of having six months suspended provided she is in compliance with the sentencing order. A charge of aggravated driving while intoxicated was nolle prossed.
Millisa Hamilton-Woods, 34, PO Box 203, Berlin, was found guilty of unlawful possession of Oxycodone. She was ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $434 with $124 suspended, and sentenced to nine months in the Grafton County House of Corrections which was suspended on the condition she maintains good behavior for one year. Hamilton-Woods was put on probation for two years and must complete counseling as recommended.
Armand Fortier, 48, 398 Westcott Street, Berlin, was charged with stalking, which was placed on file with a finding, and ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $620, which was suspended on the condition he maintains good behavior for one year and that he have no contact with the victim.
Kris Dowland, 43, 679 Cheshire Street, Berlin, was found guilty of theft by unauthorized taking for removing a microwave from the victim’s apartment. Dowland was ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $620, which was suspended on the condition he maintains good behavior for one year and that he pay restitution to the victim through the court in the amount of $500. Dowland also was sentenced to 10 days in the Coos County House of Corrections which was suspended.
Jennifer Baldridge, 31, 104 Grafton Street, Berlin, was charged with domestic violence- simple assault which was dismissed.
Eugene Leeman, 476, Derrah Street, Berlin, was found guilty of domestic violence-simple assault and sentenced to 30 days in the Coos County House of Corrections, which was suspended, and ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $360, with $310 suspended. Leeman must maintain good behavior for one year.
Albert Warford, 51, 502 School Street, Berlin, was found guilty of violating a city ordinance for allowing his dog to run at large and ordered to pay a fine of $25.
Kimberly Veno, 27, 112 Willard Street, Berlin, was charged with domestic violence-simple assault which was placed on file without a finding on the condition she maintains good behavior for one year, and that she participates in mental health counseling and provide proof of that participation with the court by May 1, 2016.

First Circuit Court, District Division, Berlin, February 2

In First Circuit Court, District Division, Berlin, on Tuesday, Tuesday, February 2, the following cases were heard:
Karen Laflamme, 39, 35 Paine Street, Berlin, was charged with two counts of operating a motor vehicle without a valid license, which were both nolle prossed.
Heather Jackson, 20, 1408 Napert Street, Berlin, was charged with underage transporting of alcoholic beverages, which was nolle prossed.
John Conley, 29, 170 High Street, Berlin, was found guilty of unlawful possession of marijuana and ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $372.
Jason Cavagnaro, 27, 178 Glen Avenue, Berlin, was found guilty of unlawful possession of marijuana and ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $434. A second charge of unlawful possession of a controlled drug was nolle prossed.
Sara Tremblay, 27, 117 Willard Street, Berlin, was found guilty of shoplifting merchandise from Walmart valued at less than $1,000 and ordered to pay restitution to Walmart in the amount of $25.10 through the Gorham Police Department. Tremblay also was ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $620 with $310 suspended on the condition she complete the 3rd Millennium Program within 30 days of her court date and file proof of completion with the Gorham Police Department, and that Tremblay maintains good behavior for one year.
George Viens, 38, 520 Champlain Street, Berlin, was found guilty of abandoning a motorcycle on Route 2 in Randolph, on public property without permission of the town or state, and ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $248.
Tristen Gaulin, 19, 901 6th Avenue, Berlin, was found guilty of driving at a speed of 98 miles-per-hour in a 55 mile-per-hour zone and ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $620. Gaulin also had his license suspended for 30 days, which was deferred for six months on the condition he maintains good behavior for one year.
Dashiel Florez, 40, 32 Derbyshire Drive, Cranston, Rhode Island, was found guilty of driving after his license was suspended and ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $310. A charge of driving at a speed of 43 miles-per-hour in a 25 miles-per-hour zone was nolle prossed.
Tanya Santy, 24, 277 French Hill Road, Milan, was found guilty of violating a town ordinance for allowing her dog to run at large and ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $25.
Stephen Gregory, 27, 594 Cheshire Street, Berlin, was found guilty of unlawful possession of marijuana and ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $372.

First Circuit Court, District Division, Berlin, on Tuesday, January 19

In First Circuit Court, District Division, Berlin, on Tuesday, January 19, the following cases were heard:
Kaitlyn Adam, 17, 25 Plain Road, Stark, was charged with being under the age of 21 in the possession of alcohol, which was placed on file without a finding on the condition she maintains good behavior for one year, and that she completes the Third Millennium Program within 45 days of her court date and file proof of completion with the Berlin Police Department.
Michelle Brown, 44, 191 Howard Street, Berlin, was found guilty of driving while intoxicated and ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $620, lost her license for nine months, with six months suspended on the condition she completes the Impaired Driver Care Management Program.
Russell Mckenney, 57, 17793 251st Avenue, Shelvin, MN, was found guilty of driving a vehicle without a valid driver’s license and ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $62.
Destiny Dana, 16, 212 East Mason Street, Berlin, was found guilty of being under the age of 21 in the possession of alcohol and ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $372.
Brian Bishop, 24, 114 Madigan Street, Berlin, was found guilty of driving a vehicle after his license was suspended and ordered to pay a fine and penalties of $620. A charge of contempt of court was nolle prossed.

Coos Superior Court Grand Jury Indictments for Jan. 15

LANCASTER – The Coos County Superior Court grand jury returned 10 indictments against seven individuals when it met on Jan. 15.
Brandon R. Bernier, 24, of 6 Algonquin Drive, Antrim was indicted on a charge of operating a motor vehicle after being certified as a habitual offender.
Nicholas J, Collins, 27, of Coos County House of Correction in West Stewartstown, was indicted on one count of reckless conduct, one count of operating a motor vehicle after being certified as a habitual offender, and one count of aggravated DWI resulting in a serious injury to Collins.
Jacob Dickinson, 24, of 73 John Hodgedon Rd., Ossipee was indicted on a charge of possession of a controlled drug (heroin).
Curtis Gagnon, 26, of 6 Main St., Groveton was indicted on a charge of robbery. The indictment alleges he threatened the clerk at Coos Pit Shop in Groveton with a knife and left with money from the register.
Anthony Heath, 29, of 534 East Side Rd, Milan was indicted on two counts of first-degree assault. The indictment alleges he struck a man in the head with an aluminum bat.
Catherine Shotts, 40, of 87 Merrimack St., Berlin was indicted on a charge of witness tampering.
Adam L. Warren, 34, of 20 Lancaster Rd., Whitefield was indicted on a charge of operating a motor vehicle after being certified as a habitual offender.