1st Circuit Court – District Division Berlin – Wednesday, April 27, 2016

 
In First Circuit Court, District Division, Berlin, on Wednesday, April 27, the following cases were heard:
Tiffany Watson, 27, 42 Alpine Street, Gorham, was found guilty of violating a town ordinance prohibiting disorderly actions and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $300. The charges of criminal trespass and simple assault were nolle prossed.
Patience Innie, 36, 31 Williams Street, Berlin, was found guilty of violating a town ordinance prohibiting disorderly actions and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $250, which was suspended on the condition she maintains good behavior for one year. The charge of harassment was nolle prossed.
Mike Cote, 34, 107 Mannering Street, Berlin, was found guilty of disorderly conduct for obstructing vehicular traffic on North Main Street in Gorham by walking down the middle of the road and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $434.
Allon Moxley, 62, 9 Birch Street, Berlin, was found guilty of receiving stolen property valued at less than $1,000 and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $744 with $372 suspended on the condition he maintains good behavior for one year.
Edith Cloutier, 43, 406 Burgess Street, Berlin, was found guilty of simple assault and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $310 which was suspended on the condition she maintains good behavior for 12 months. Cloutier also was charged with violating a protective order which was placed on file without a finding on the condition she maintains good behavior for one year, and that she admits to sufficient facts should the complaint be brought forward.
Casey Byrne, 38, 416 Burgess Street, Berlin, was found guilty of violating a town ordinance for having an unlicensed dog and ordered to pay the Berlin Police Department restitution in the amount of $100 within 90 days of his court date. The charges of obstructing government administration and contempt of court were nolle prossed.
Duane Johnson, 48, 124 Village Road, Shelburne, was found guilty of driving a motor vehicle after his license was suspended and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $310.
Miles Byrne, 17, 416 Burgess Street, Berlin, was found guilty of driving a motor vehicle after his license was suspended and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $310.
Samantha Crossland, 17, 105 Ridge Road, Milan, was found guilty of driving while intoxicated and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $620, lost her license for 12 months, and must complete the Impaired Driver Care Management Program.
Ryan Poulin, 31, 16 Haven Avenue, Berlin, was charged with criminal trespass, which was placed on file without a finding.
Paizli Commander, 22, 780 Hutchins Street, Berlin, was found guilty of simple assault and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $310.
Kristin Black, 33, 811 Sixth Avenue, Berlin, was found guilty of unlawful possession of marijuana and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $870 with $250 suspended on the condition she maintains good behavior for two years. Black also was found guilty of endangering the welfare of a child under the age of 18 years for allowing the child to have possession of a used hypodermic needle and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $620 with $310 suspended, and ordered to serve 90 days in the Grafton County House of Corrections, which was suspended. The court suspended a portion of the fine and the jail sentence on the condition Black maintains good behavior for two years.

1st Circuit Court – District Division Berlin – Tuesday, May 3,

In First Circuit Court, District Division, Berlin, on Tuesday, May 3, the following cases were heard:
Mark Buber, 38, 107 Lancaster Road, Gorham, was found guilty of unlawful possession of cocaine and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $620. Buber also was sentenced to serve 12 months in the Coos County House of Corrections, which was suspended on the condition he maintains good behavior for two years. A charge of unlawful possession of heroin, and a charge of unlawful possession of the drug fentanyl were nolle prossed.
Brian C. Lessard, 37, 745 Main Street, Berlin, was found guilty of violating a city ordinance prohibiting disorderly conduct and ordered to pay a fine of $100.
Alexander Derisi, 23, PO Box 691, Bethel, Maine, was found guilty of driving while intoxicated and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $620, lost his license for nine months, and must complete the Impaired Driver Care Management Program. Derisi also was found guilty of criminal mischief for punching and cracking the holding cell window while under protective custody at the Gorham Police Department, and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $310, which was suspended on the condition he maintains good behavior for one year. Derisi must pay restitution to the Gorham Police Department in the amount of $61 within 45 days of his conviction. The charges of crossing a solid yellow line and having an open container of alcohol in his vehicle were nolle prossed.
Avry Griffin, 17, 77 Annis Road, Bethel, Maine, was charged with two counts of unlawfully transporting marijuana in his vehicle. One charge was nolle prossed and the other charge was placed on file without a finding on the condition he maintains good behavior for one year, and that he complete the 3rd Millennium Program within 30 days of his court date and file proof of completion with the Gorham Police Department.
Michael Hodsdon, 49, 567 Cheshire Street, Berlin, was found guilty of timber trespass for taking logs off land owned by Dillon Timberlands in Success without permission to do so and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $310, which was suspended on the condition he maintains good behavior for one year. Hodsdon also was ordered to pay restitution to Dillon Timberlands in the amount of $155 within 30 days of his conviction and must file proof of payment with the state’s Division of Forest and Lands.
Stephen Tremaine, 43, 297 Coos Street, Berlin, was found guilty of timber trespass for taking logs off land owned by Dillon Timberlands in Success without permission to do so and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $310, which was suspended on the condition he maintains good behavior for one year. Tremaine also was ordered to pay restitution to Dillon Timberlands in the amount of $155 within 30 days of his conviction and must file proof of payment with the state’s Division of Forest and Lands.
Nicholas MacDonald, 17, 4 Stoney Brook Road, Gorham, was charged with unlawful transport of marijuana in his vehicle which was placed on file without a finding on the condition he maintains good behavior for one year and that he completes the 3rd millennium Program, which was completed prior to his court date.
Kaylie McDonough, 18, 559 Hillsboro Street, Berlin, was found guilty of operating a motor vehicle on Main Street in Gorham without a valid driver’s license, and was ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $186. A second charge of operating a vehicle without a valid license was nolle prossed.
Ian Zybas, 20, 266 Back Street, Upton, Maine, was found guilty of being a minor in the possession of alcohol and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $372. A charge of transporting alcohol was nolle prossed.
Lindsy Ball, 32, PO Box 6, Groveton, was found guilty of shoplifting and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $372, and pay restitution to Walmart in the amount of $34.02 to be paid through the Gorham Police Department within 30 days of her conviction.
Frank J. Edmondson, 29, 79 Jimtown Road, Gorham, was charged with criminal mischief which was nolle prossed.
Brandon Bisson, 40, 45 Argonne Street, Berlin, was found guilty of violating a city ordinance prohibiting dogs from becoming a menace, a nuisance, or vicious and ordered to pay a fine of $100.

– 1st Circuit Court – District Division Berlin – Tuesday, April 19, 2016

In First Circuit Court, District Division, Berlin, on Tuesday, April 19, the following cases were heard:
Timothy Chaloux, 53, 331 Cedar Pond Drive, Milan, was found guilty of unlawful possession of marijuana and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $434.
Colin Brown, 14, 590 Champlain Street, Berlin, was found guilty of being a minor in the possession of tobacco and ordered to perform 20 hours of community service within 60 days of his court date and file proof of service with the court and the Berlin Police Department. A second charge of being a minor in the possession of tobacco was nolle prossed.
Maryann Forbes, 59, PO Box 124, Hanover, Maine, was charged with theft by unauthorized taking for concealing a package of bouillon cubes while at the Berlin Marketplace, which was placed on file without a finding on the condition that she pay restitution in the amount of $2.19 through the Berlin Police Department and that she maintains good behavior for one year.

Coos County grand jury indictments

LANCASTER – A Berlin man was indicted on charges alleging he robbed the Rite Aid Pharmacy in Lancaster at knifepoint.
Michael Davenport, 37, of 41 Paine St., Berlin was charged with threatening Pharmacist Ryan Rossitto at knifepoint at the Rite Aid Pharmacy and demanded controlled drugs last Jan. 20. The indictment alleges Davenport jumped over the counter separating the pharmacy from the rest of the store. With a knife in his hand, he is alleged to have demanded Rossitto give him bottles of controlled drugs. The complaint alleges Rossitto put the drugs in a bag and gave the bag to Davenport.
Davenport is also charged with criminal threatening, two counts of possession of drugs (oxycodone and methadone) and being a felon in possession of a deadly weapon.
Meeting April 15, a Coos County grand jury returned a total of 71 indictments against seven individuals.
A Freedom man was indicted on 53 counts of aggravated felonious sexual assault and two counts of felonious sexual assault. The charges against Alan A. Kenison, 71, of 9 Kenison Drive, Freedom allegedly occurred over a four year period from April 17, 1989 to April 6, 1993 when the victim ranged from four to eight years old.
Ricardy Roseaux, 30, of 6 Smithville Rd. Rumford, Maine was indicted on sale of a controlled drug (cocaine), possession of a controlled drug (oxycodone) with intent to sell, possession of a controlled drug (oxycodone). The indictments allege all three charges are subsequent offenses Roseaux having been found guilty of possession of a controlled drug in 2011 in Coos Superior Court.
Miles Byrne, 18, of 416 Burgess St., Berlin was indicted on a charge of possession of a controlled drug (suboxone).
Carlos Centeno, 29, of 1229 Main St., Berlin was indicted on two counts of being a felon in possession of a deadly weapon (a handgun).
Stephanie Colby, 29, of 5 Fourth St., Colebrook was indicted on a charge of being an accomplice to the sale of a controlled drug (heroin) and two counts of sale of a controlled drug (heroin).
Timothy M. Nugent, 29, of 108 Main St., Colebrook was indicted on two counts of sale of a controlled drug (hallucinogenic mushrooms and LSD).