Magistrate court Hancock County
Stephanie White, Martins Ferry, Ohio, charges of driving under the influence and driving on a suspended license (administrative/third offense) dismissed upon successful completion of diversion program. No probation violations noted. Court costs paid in full.
Martina White-Livingston, Weirton, charged with driving under the influence with injury, defendant pleaded guilty to non-aggravated DUI without injury. Sentence of six months in jail suspended. Placed on two years’ unsupervised probation. Fined $500 and assessed court costs.
Lariss Marriner, Newell, pleaded guilty to trespassing. Fined $100 and assessed court costs.
Ryan Blystone, East Liverpool, pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance. Placed on seven months’ unsupervised probation.
Seth Fonoimoana, of Weirton, charge of domestic battery dismissed without prejudice at prosecutor’s request.
Thomas Sweat, New Cumberland, pleaded no contest to domestic battery and was found guilty. Sentenced to six months in jail, with credit for six days served and 174 days suspended. Placed on one year unsupervised probation and day reporting. Assessed court costs.
Adrianna Martinez, Chester, charge of underage consumption dismissed at defense counsel’s request and with no objection from the state.
James Hawkey, of New Cumberland, charge of permitting a dog to run at-large dismissed at prosecutor’s request.
Steven Murray, New Cumberland, charges of malicious assault and domestic battery dismissed with prejudice at prosecutor’s request.
Joseph Anthony, Jamestown, N.Y., pleaded guilty to driving under the influence (second offense). Sentence of six months in jail suspended. Placed on seven months’ unsupervised probation with a $35 fee. Fined $1,000 and assessed court costs. Charges of DUI (third offense) and driving on a suspended licence (DUI) dismissed at prosecutor’s request.