FYI

Posted: Friday, November 28, 2003

Births

Recent births at Bartlett Regional Hospital:

• On Nov. 19, 2003, a daughter, Aiyana Nita Katzeek, weighing 6 pounds 10 ounces, to Waughnita Arlene James of Juneau.

• On Nov. 20, 2003, a son, Aubrey Chapman Hekkers, weighing 7 pounds 13 ounces, to Adelaide Chapman Johnson and Michael Leslie Hekkers of Juneau.

• On Nov. 21, 2003, a daughter, Kaya Elizabeth Wilson, weighing 7 pounds 1 ounce, to Jessica Rose Williams and Scott Wilson of Juneau.

• On Nov. 22, 2003, a son, Landon Paul Guthrie, weighing 9 pounds 8 ounces, to Catherine Jean Fredrick of Juneau.

Courts

Court records show the following legal actions among those taken recently in Juneau Superior and District courts:

Indictments:

• John J. McGillis, 51, was indicted by a grand jury on a felony charge of driving while intoxicated, stemming from a Nov. 17 incident.

Judgments:

• Laura Washington, 28, was found guilty of misdemeanor third-degree theft, stemming from an Aug. 11 incident after which she was charged with felony second-degree theft. Juneau Superior Court Judge Larry Weeks imposed 12 months in jail with three months suspended and placed Washington on probation for one year. He also gave prosecutors 30 days to determine the amount of restitution Washington must pay.

• Jessie D. Russell, 27, was found guilty of disorderly conduct stemming from an Aug. 9 incident where he was charged with misdemeanor assault. Juneau District Magistrate John W. Sivertsen Jr. imposed 90 days in jail with 80 days suspended and placed Russell on probation for two years.

• Joseph Delkittle, 50, was found guilty of misdemeanor assault, stemming from a Nov. 9 incident. Sivertsen imposed 120 days in jail with 100 suspended and a $500 fine with $250 suspended. He also placed Delkittle on probation for two years.

• Ryan W. Ferguson, 19, was found guilty of driving under the influence of alcohol, stemming from an Oct. 11 incident where his blood-alcohol level was measured at .262 percent. Juneau Superior Court Judge Patricia Collins imposed 40 days in jail with 37 days suspended and a $1,500 fine. She also revoked Ferguson's license for 90 days and placed him on probation for one year. Charges of possessing or consuming alcohol while younger than 21 and driving with a canceled, suspended, revoked or limited license were dismissed by the prosecutor.

• Vern V. Hamilton, 37, was found guilty of driving under the influence of alcohol, stemming from an Oct. 11 incident where his blood-alcohol level was measured at .173 percent. Juneau District Court Judge Peter B. Froehlich imposed 60 days in jail with 40 days suspended and a $5,000 fine with $2,000 suspended. He also revoked Hamilton's license for one year and placed him on probation for two years. A charge of driving with a canceled, suspended, revoked or limited license was dismissed by the prosecutor.

• Rudolph A. Walton, 20, was found guilty of driving under the influence of alcohol, stemming from a Nov. 16 incident where his blood-alcohol level was measured at .233 percent. Sivertsen imposed 36 days in jail with 30 days suspended and a fine of $1,500. He also revoked Walton's license for 90 days and placed him on probation for one year. A charge of possessing or consuming alcohol while younger than 21 was dismissed by the prosecutor.

• Samuel St. Clair, 25, was found guilty of driving under the influence of alcohol, stemming from an Aug. 19 incident where his blood-alcohol level was measured at .139 percent. Sivertsen imposed 33 days in jail with 30 days suspended and a $1,500 fine with $1,000 suspended, and placed St. Clair on probation for one year.

• James K. Katzeek, 32, was found guilty of driving while intoxicated, stemming from an Aug. 10 incident where his blood-alcohol level was measured at .112 percent. Sivertsen imposed 33 days in jail with 30 days suspended and a $1,500 fine with $1,000 suspended. He also placed Katzeek on probation for three years. A charge of reckless endangerment was dismissed by the prosecutor.

• Rudolfo B. Castillo, 42, was found guilty of operating a vehicle, air or watercraft while intoxicated, stemming from an Oct. 4 incident. Froehlich imposed 46 days in jail with 40 days suspended and a $1,500 fine. He also revoked Castillo's license for 90 days and placed him on probation for one year. A charge of reckless endangerment was dismissed by the prosecutor. Castillo's blood-alcohol level was unavailable.

• Adrien E. Mercille, 43, was found guilty of driving while intoxicated, stemming from a Sept. 19 incident where Mercille's blood-alcohol level was measured at .139 percent. Froehlich imposed 120 days in jail and a $5,000 fine. He also revoked Mercille's license for five years.

• Aaron S. Overton, 23, was found guilty of driving while intoxicated, stemming from an Aug. 15 incident. Froehlich imposed 46 days in jail with 40 days suspended and a $3,000 fine with $1,500 suspended. He also revoked Overton's license for 90 days and placed him on probation for two years. The prosecutor dismissed additional misdemeanor charges of reckless endangerment and failing to take a chemical test. Overton's blood-alcohol level was unavailable.

• Thomas R. June, 56, was found guilty of reckless driving, stemming from a March 4 incident where he had originally been charged with operating a vehicle, air or watercraft while intoxicated. Froehlich imposed 33 days in jail with 30 days suspended and a $1,500 fine. He revoked June's license for 90 days and placed him on probation for one year. The prosecutor dismissed an additional reckless endangerment charge.

• Damien J. Lawrence, 22, was found guilty of negligent driving involving an accident, stemming from an Aug. 10 incident where he was originally charged with operating a vehicle, air or watercraft while intoxicated. His blood-alcohol level was measured at .075 percent. The original charge was later amended by the city. Sivertsen imposed a $100 fine.

• Curtis L. Lane, 20, was found guilty of operating a motor vehicle after underage drinking, stemming from a July 27 incident. Sivertsen imposed a $1,000 fine with $800 suspended. He also placed Lane on probation for one year. A charge of underage drinking was dismissed by the prosecutor.

• Aholagana Tukshaq, 20, was found guilty of underage drinking, disorderly conduct and resisting an officer. Collins imposed a $200 fine on the drinking charge and placed Tukshaq on probation for one year.

• Stephanie Edgar, 19, was found guilty of underage drinking and disorderly conduct, stemming from a Sept. 11 incident that originally saw her charged with fourth-degree assault. For the drinking charge, Froehlich imposed a $600 fine with $300 suspended and placed her on probation until age 21. For the charge reduced to disorderly conduct, Froehlich imposed 10 days in jail with 10 days suspended and ordered her to complete 40 hours of community service.

• Asher Townsend, 20, was found guilty of underage drinking, stemming from a June 16 incident. Sivertsen imposed 12 days in jail with 12 days suspended and a $1,000 fine with $1,000 suspended. He also revoked Townsend's driver's license for six months and ordered 96 hours of community service. A second charge of underage drinking, stemming from alleged events of June 23, was dismissed by the prosecutor.

• Latina D. Helfinstine, 20, was found guilty of underage drinking, stemming from a June 21 incident. Sivertsen imposed a $600 fine with $400 suspended and placed Helfinstine on probation for one year.

• Sean Smith, 20, was found guilty of underage drinking, stemming from a July 11 incident. Sivertsen imposed a $600 fine with $200 suspended and placed Smith on probation for one year.

• Jessica Bell, 20, was found guilty of underage drinking, stemming from a Nov. 2 incident. Froehlich imposed a $600 fine with $400 suspended and placed Bell on probation until age 21.



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