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Felony Case Summary (March 2019)

On March 4, 2019, Timothy Kendrick plead guilty and was sentenced for the crimes of Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Deliver, a Class B felony, and Felon in Possession of a Firearm, a Class D felony, in case number FE322816.  He was sentenced to a maximum term of incarceration not to exceed twenty-five (25) years with a mandatory one-third term he must serve prior to becoming eligible for parole and a five (5) year term, concurrent to each other, but consecutive to his parole revocation.  This defendant was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 4, 2019, Matthew Fyfe was sentenced for the crime of Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Deliver, a Class C felony, as a second or subsequent offender, in case number FE319696.  He was sentenced to a maximum term of incarceration not to exceed twelve (12) years, but this sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation.  This defendant was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 5, 2019, Jonathan Dolph plead guilty and was sentenced for the crimes of Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Deliver, a Class C felony, and Failure to Possess a Tax Stamp, a Class D felony, in case number FE322997.  He was sentenced to a maximum term of incarceration not to exceed ten (10) years and five (5) years, consecutive to each other.  This defendant was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 5, 2019, Haley Carrick plead guilty to the crimes of Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Deliver, a Class C felony, and Failure to Possess a Tax Stamp, a Class D felony, in case number FE322996.  She will be sentenced on April 17, 2019 at 3:30 p.m. and faces a maximum term of incarceration not to exceed ten (10) years and five (5) years.  This defendant was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 7, 2019, Larry Eugene Dellaca III  was sentenced for the crimes of Attempting to Elude a Pursuing Law Enforcement Vehicle, a Class D Felony, and Driving While Barred as a Habitual Offender, an Aggravated Misdemeanor, in case number FE321436.  He was sentenced to a maximum term of incarceration not to exceed five (5) years and a two (2) year term respectively, concurrent to each other and the court suspended that sentence granted the defendant an opportunity at community supervision and probation for a period of two (2) years.  This defendant was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 7, 2019, Bobby Ray Washington appeared for sentencing in FECR320758 on the charge of Theft in the 2nd Degree.  The Court considered the agreement of the parties and reviewed the presentence investigation report and concluded the Defendant should be given the opportunity for probation in this matter in spite of his prior criminal history.  The Court imposed a 5 year prison sentence and suspended it, placing him on probation for three years during which time he must abide by the law, pay fees, meet with the victim if the victim so desires, make full restitution to the victim and provide random UAs. 

On March 7, 2019, Tanya Andersen appeared for a plea in FECR304003.  She admitted she obtained unemployment benefits to which she was not entitled by misrepresenting her income or employment to Iowa Workforce Development.  She paid $7000 back to IWD in advance of the plea.  The charge was reduce to Fraudulent Practice 3rd Degree in consideration of her repayment.  She was granted a Deferred Judgment and will be on probation for two years during which time she must pay back the balance of the restitution owed and comply with the law.

On March 7, 2019, Sean Noel appeared in FECR321776 and entered a plea of guilty to Forgery. He asked the Court to sentence him immediately in conjunction with his sentencing in FECR319165, in which he previously pled guilty to Criminal Mischief 3rd Degree and OWI 1st Offense.  The Court imposed a five year, two year and one year sentence respectively.  The Court entered an order for those sentences to be served consecutive to each other for a total period of incarceration not to exceed 8 years.  On recommendation of the parties, the Court suspended the sentences and placed him on probation for 2 years, with certain terms and conditions.

On March 11, 2019, Deangelo Devaughn Allen plead guilty to the crime of Possession of a Controlled Substance, a Class D felony, in case number FE318935.  He will be sentenced on April 24, 2019, and faces a maximum term of incarceration not to exceed five (5) years.  This defendant was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 11, 2019, Robby Leonidas Ochoa was sentenced for the crime of Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Deliver, a Class D felony, in case number FE321045. The court deferred judgement and granted the defendant an opportunity on probation for a period of two (2) years.  This defendant was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 11, 2019, Jason Rand Petersen plead guilty to the crime of Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Deliver, a Class C felony, in case number FE321136.  He will be sentenced on April 24, 2019, and faces a maximum term of incarceration not to exceed ten (10) years.  This defendant was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 11, 2019, Tyron Lamont Carothers was sentenced for the crime of Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Deliver, a Class D felony, in case number FE321070.  The court deferred judgment and granted the defendant an opportunity on probation for a term of three (3) years.  This defendant was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 11, 2019, Jasmine Jaion Williams plead guilty to the crimes of Possession of a Controlled Substance, a Serious Misdemeanor, and Criminal Mischief in the Second Degree, a Class D Felony, in case number FE323061.  The defendant was immediately sentenced to a maximum term of incarceration not to exceed five (5) years which the court ran consecutive to the defendant’s current term of parole.  This defendant was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 11, 2019, Toby Austin Champalath plead guilty to the crime of Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Deliver, a Class D Felony, in case number FE322989.  He will be sentenced on April 24, 2019, and faces a maximum term of incarceration not to exceed five (5) years.  This defendant was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 14, 2019, Cindy Rae Bash appeared for sentencing in FECR319571 and SRCR319834 for sentencing. She previously pled guilty to Forgery and Possession of Methamphetamine .The Court followed the recommendations of the parties and granted the defendant consecutive suspended sentences. She will be on probation for at least two years, will be required to have a substance abuse evaluation and follow any recommendations, provide random UAs complete 100 hours of community service, make restitution and follow any other recommendations by the department of corrections.

On March 14, 2019, Brandi Preul appeared in FECR321311 and entered a plea of guilty to the charge of Theft in the 2nd Degree, as a lesser offense.  She admitted she took money from Greater Des Moines Over the Hill Soccer Club without any authority to do so and with the intent to deprive the owner thereof.  She asked the Court to sentence her immediately and the Court did grant her a suspended 5 year prison sentence and placed her on probation for three years. She will be required to maintain employment, pay restitution to the victim of the crime, participate in a meeting with the victim if the victim so desires, and pay certain fees and surcharges.

On March 14, 2019, Brock Anthony Wing appeared in AGCR312844 and pled guilty to Interference with Official Acts while in Possession of a Firearm and in SRCR319973 he pled guilty to Possession of a controlled substance, an aggravated misdemeanor.  He will be sentenced in mid-April. 

On March 14, 2019 Lucille Frances Salazar was sentenced for the charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Deliver, to wit:  Methamphetamine, a Class C Felony in Polk County Case FECR321418.    The Polk County District Court sentenced the defendant to a term of incarceration not to exceed ten years consecutive to other pending criminal matters for a total term not to exceed 17 years.  The Court suspended this 17 year term and placed the defendant on probation.   This case was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney's Office Drug and Gang Bureau. 

On March 18, 2019, Charles Edward Brown was sentenced for the crime of Possession of a Controlled Substance, Methamphetamine, 3rd or Subsequent Offense, a Class D Felony, in case number SRCR320699. Brown was sentenced to an indeterminate term of incarceration not to exceed five years. This sentence was suspended and the defendant was placed on probation with the condition that he complete the Bridges of Iowa program. Brown was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 15, 2019, a Polk County Jury found Charles Leonard Cain II guilty of the crimes of Conspiracy to Deliver a Controlled Substance While in the Immediate Possession or Control of a Firearm, a Class B Felony, Possession of a Controlled Substance with the Intent to Deliver While in the Immediate Possession or Control of a Firearm, a Class B Felony, and Failure to Possess a Tax Stamp as a Habitual Offender, a Class D Felony.  Sentencing is currently set for April 29, 2019.  For Conspiracy to Deliver a Controlled Substance and for Possession of a Controlled Substance with the Intent to Deliver, the defendant faces a maximum term of incarceration not to exceed Fifty (50) years for each with a mandatory one-third term he must serve prior to becoming eligible for parole. For Failure to Possess a Tax Stamp as a Habitual Offender, the defendant faces a maximum term of incarceration not to exceed Fifteen (15) years with a mandatory Three (3) years he must serve prior to being eligible for parole. This case was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney Office's Drug and Gang Bureau. 

On March 19, 2019 Todd Allen Miller, Jr. appeared for sentencing in Polk County Case No. FECR323810 for the crime of Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Deliver, to wit:  Methamphetamine in Excess of Five Grams, a Class B Felony.  The Polk County District Court sentenced the defendant to a term of incarceration not to exceed twenty-five years.  The defendant must serve at least one-third of his sentence in prison prior to becoming eligible for parole.  This case was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney's Office Drug and Gang Bureau. 

On March 21, 2019, Rubier Pupo Ramirez appeared in FECR319366 for sentencing on charges of Money Laundering, Identify Theft and Credit Card Fraud.  The Defendant requested the Court grant him a Deferred Judgment.  He apologized for his actions and hoped he would not do anything wrong again. The State urged the Court to enter judgment but suspend sentence.  The Defendant has a prior criminal history and committed this offense over a period of time.  The Court entered judgment given the nature of the charges.  The Court did suspend the sentence and placed him on probation for two years during which time he will be required to make restitution and pay a substantial civil penalty. The Defendant will be transferred to Marion County on similar pending charges before he is released to probation.

On March 21, 2019, Ashlyn Hill appeared and entered a plea of guilty to Burglary in the Third Degree in FECR322880.  She admitted she broke into a building with a hammer and intended to and did take money from a safe at the property.  She will be sentenced in May at which time, barring any additional criminal activity or failure to appear, the parties agree she can ask the Court for a Deferred Judgment.

On March 21, 2019, Eric Kinchelow appeared in FECR320046. He admitted he obtained unemployment benefits to which he was not entitled by falsely reporting a lack of income when he in fact was receiving income.   He will be sentenced in May.

On March 21, 2019, Lori Boyer appeared in FECR323074 and entered a plea of guilty to the charge of Forgery.  She admitted she misappropriated money belonging to her employer for which she was responsible by using it in a manner inconsistent with the rights of her employer.  She will be sentenced in May.

On March 21, 2019, Antonio Shade appeared in FECR322167 and pled guilty to two counts of Forgery, admitted he presented two forged bills of US Currency with the intent to defraud. He also stipulated he violated the terms and conditions of his probation in three other matters by committing this new offense.  He will be sentenced in May.  Pending sentence he will be released to allow him to participate in services thorough DHS and Juvenile Court and participate in substance abuse treatment.

On March 25, 2019, Mercedes Marie Davis plead guilty to the crime of Possession of a Controlled Substance, a Class D felony, in case number FE323651.  The defendant requested immediate sentencing and was sentenced to a maximum term of incarceration not to exceed five (5) years to be served with the Department of Corrections.    This defendant was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 25, 2019, Anthony Hosie Wallace was sentenced for the crime of Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Deliver, a Class D felony, in case number FE321646.  He was sentenced to a maximum term of incarceration not to exceed five (5) years and the court suspended the Defendant’s sentence and granted him an opportunity on probation for a term of five (5) years.  This defendant was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 20, 2019, Todd Joseph Schockemoehl was sentenced for the crimes of Eluding, a Class D Felony, and Possession of a Controlled Substance, Methamphetamine, 3rd or Subsequent Offense, a Class D Felony, in case number AGCR322150.  Schockemoehl was sentenced to an indeterminate term of incarceration not to exceed ten years. This sentence was suspended and Schockemoehl was placed on probation. Schockemoehl was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

 

On March 20, 2019, Jordan David Pattee was sentenced for the crime of Possession of a Controlled Substance, Methamphetamine, 3rd or Subsequent Offense, a Class D Felony, in case number FECR322391. Pattee was sentenced to an indeterminate term of incarceration of five years to run consecutively to Pattee’s probation matters in FECR290552, for a total term of incarceration not to exceed ten years. This sentence was suspended and Pattee was placed on probation with the condition that he complete the Bridges of Iowa program. Pattee was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 26, 2019 Douglas Anthony Bruck appeared for sentencing in Polk County Case No. FECR323302 for the crimes of Possession of a Controlled Substance, Third Offense, to wit:  Heroin, and Possession of a Controlled Substance, Third Offense, to wit:  Marijuana, both Class D felonies.  The Polk County District Court ran both charges consecutive to each other for a total term of incarceration not to exceed ten years, consecutive to the defendant's pending parole case.  This defendant was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney's Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

On March 28, 2019, Ezekiel Tavish Phelps was sentenced for the crimes of Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Deliver, a Class D felony, as a second or subsequent offender, in case number FE313868.  The Court denied the Defendant’s request for a deferred judgement and he was sentenced to a maximum term of incarceration not to exceed ten (10) years, that sentence was suspended and the Defendant was placed on probation for a term of two (2) years.  This defendant was prosecuted by the Polk County Attorney’s Office Drug and Gang Bureau.

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