The weekly session of the Ashe County District Court was held March 27, with the Honorable David V. Byrd presiding.
These decisions were handed down by the court:
Matthew Paul Braxton: (T) reckless driving to endanger (P) not guilty (J) guilty. 45 days suspended sentence, 18 months probation, CC. (T) drive after consuming (P) not guilty (J) guilty. 45 days ACJ suspended sentence, 18 months supervised probation, 24 hours CWS, $100 plus CC.
Kimberly Carpenter: (M) probation violation (P) admission. Continue on probation, 90 days DART, in custody until in DART program.
Haley C. Cooper: (M) simple possession of scheduled VI controlled substance (J) review. Remain on probation as long as in North Carolina, continue as ordered. Once moved to Tennessee, terminate probation.
Sami A. Grassman: (T) driving while impaired (P) not guilty (J) guilty. 2 years NC DOC suspended sentence, 24 months supervised probation. 30 days active. Surender drivers license. $500 plus CC, transfer to unsupervised probation when terms are complied or after 12 months.
Bryan Greer: (M) second degree trespass, (T) fail to notify DMV about address change — cons. (P) no contest (J) guilty. 15 days ACJ suspended sentence, 12 months supervised probation, 24 hours CWS, cannot be on property of WalMart. $100 plus CC.
Brittany M. Roten: (M) probation violation (P) admission (J) guilty. Continue on probations, 9 days active. Must remain and live in present residence unless she has permission to move.
Abbreviations: (F) felony; (M) misdemeanor; (T) traffic violation; (I) infraction; (P) plea; (J) judgment; PJC: prayer for judgment continued; 90-96: 1st offense conditional discharge; MCP: Misdemeanant Confinement Program; ACJ; Ashe County Jail; DOC: N.C. Department of Corrections; DAC: Division of Adult Corrections; CRV: confinement in response to violation; CWS: community work service; CC: pay court costs; cons.: charges consolidated