New Castle News

November 25, 2013

On the Record: Today’s common pleas court sentences

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — Common pleas

court sentences

Dominick Motto


•Sarah Gasper, 28, Ellwood City — Twenty eight days to 12 months in the Lawrence County jail with 28 days credit; prosecution costs; restitution to Dollar General; DNA sample; prohibited from entering Dollar General during probation which is to be served concurrently with any sentence being served. She pleaded guilty to retail theft.

•Kristen Nicole Scully, 41, New Castle — Six months to three years in a state correctional institution with credit for 58 days served; to be served concurrently with any other sentence being served; restitution to the victim; costs of prosecution. Any contraband in possession of the commonwealth is forfeited and is to be destroyed upon expiration of appeal period. She pleaded guilty to burglary and possession of a controlled substance.

•Kristen Nicole Scully, 41, New Castle — Eighteen to 36 months in a state correctional institution with credit for 36 days served, concurrent with any other sentence imposed; restitution to the victim; costs of prosecution. She pleaded guilty to criminal trespass, theft and receiving stolen property. All charges are merged with the burglary sentence.

•Kristen Nicole Scully, 41, New Castle — Six months to three years in a state prison with credit for 48 days served; costs of prosecution and restitution to the victim; to be served concurrently with any other sentence being served. She pleaded guilty to access device fraud, theft and receiving stolen property.

•Kristen Nicole Scully, 41, New Castle — Six months to one year incarceration in a state facility with credit for 83 days served; concurrent with any other sentence being served. She pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance, two counts of possession of a controlled substance and seven counts of possession of drug paraphernalia.

•Kristen Nicole Scully, 41, New Castle — Six months to a year in a state facility with credit for 119 days served, to run concurrently with any other sentence being served; costs of prosecution. She pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance.

•Kristen Nicole Scully, 41, New Castle — Six months to one year imprisonment in a state correctional facility. She pleaded guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia and two counts of possession of a controlled substance.

•Kristen Nicole Scully, 41, New Castle — Six months to three years incarceration in a state institution with credit for 58 days; concurrent with any other sentence being served; costs of prosecution; contraband in the possession of the commonwealth is forfeited and shall be destroyed at end of any appeal period. She pleaded guilty to criminal trespass, possession of a controlled substance.

•Benjamin Arthur Jones, 26, New Castle —Five years probation; costs of prosecution; $5,000 restitution to the victim. He pleaded guilty to receiving stolen property.

•Wesley Allen Newton Jr., 35, Wampum — Intermediate punishment program for 90 days, to be served on house arrest with electronic monitoring; $1,000 fine; costs of prosecution. He pleaded guilty to driving while license is suspended or revoked.

•Wesley Allen Newton Jr., 35, Wampum — Two years intermediate punishment program, the first 90 days on electronic monitoring to be served consecutive to the 90 days being served on other sentence; $1,500 fine; costs of prosecution; Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol referral; 18 month license suspension; work release granted. He pleaded guilty to DUI.

•Vincent Albert Garasich, 49, Hermitage —Thirty days intermediate punishment program to be served on house arrest with electronic monitoring; $300 fine; costs of prosecution; work release granted. He pleaded guilty to illegal operation of a motor vehicle without ignition interlock.

•Samantha Fleeger, 31, New Castle — Six months probation; costs of prosecution; $101.98 restitution to Kmart. She pleaded guilty to retail theft.

•Anthony Healey, 36, Kennerdell, Pa. —Two years probation; costs of prosecution; $1,747.69 restitution to WalMart. He pleaded guilty to retail theft.

Thomas M. Piccione

•Jeffrey David Young, 31, Ellwood City — Five years probation; costs of prosecution; $1,200 restitution to the victim; community service; referral to Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol. He may petition the court for early release from probation after 12 months if costs and restitution is been paid in full. He pleaded guilty to receiving stolen property.

•Sean Katluhan Catterson, 22, New Wilmington — Six months intermediate punishment program, the first 30 days on house arrest; $750 fine; costs of prosecution; $52 restitution to the Lawrence County district attorney’s office. He pleaded guilty to DUI.

•Sean Katluhan Catterson, 22, New Wilmington — Twelve months probation to be served consecutively to the intermediate punishment program; $200 fine; community service; referral to Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol; 12 month license suspension. He pleaded guilty to recklessly endangering another person.

•Cory Allen Lee, 22, New Castle — Seventy two hours to six months in the Lawrence County jail. He is paroled upon expiration of the minimum penalty; $1,000 fine; costs of prosecution. He pleaded guilty to DUI refusal.

•Cory Allen Lee, 22, New Castle — $200 fine; community service, Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol referral; 12 months license suspension. He pleaded guilty to driving while operating privileges are suspended or revoked.

•Darece Nicole Murphy, 29, New Castle — Two years intermediate punishment program, the first nine months on house arrest with electronic monitoring; $100 fine; costs of prosecution; community service. She pleaded guilty to simple assault.

•Jalen A. Waters, 19, New Castle — $200 fine; costs of prosecution. He pleaded guilty to possession of marijuana.

•Derry Raymond Newton Jr., 64, New Castle —Six months intermediate punishment program with the first seven days on house arrest with electronic monitoring; $1,000 fine; costs of prosecution; $52 restitution to the Lawrence County District Attorney’s office; Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol referral; 12 month license suspension. He pleaded guilty of DUI.

•Shamone Nabors, 36, New Castle —One year probation; $500 restitution to the victim; costs of prosecution. All fines, costs and restitution must be paid within a year. She pleaded guilty to accidents involving damage to attended vehicle or property.

•Shamone Nabors, 36, New Castle — $200 fine; community service; costs of prosecution. She pleaded guilty to driving while operating privileges are suspended or revoked.

•Justin Michael Patterson, 24, Ellwood City —Two years intermediate punishment program, the first 90 days on house arrest with electronic monitoring; $1,500 fine; costs of prosecution; $52 restitution to the district attorney’s office; community service; 18 months license suspension; Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol referral. He pleaded guilty to DUI.

•Kiley M. Koszela, 20, New Castle — $200 fine; costs of prosecution; $82.24 restitution to Wal-Mart, to be paid within six months. She pleaded guilty to retail theft.

•Kyle Bair, 20, New Castle —Eighteen months probation to run concurrently with any other sentence being served; no contact with the victim; community service; costs of prosecution; drug and alcohol referral. He pleaded guilty to receiving stolen property.