The following charges and lawsuits were filed recently in Floyd District Court and Floyd Circuit Court: 

Felony cases filed

Donnie Bentley, 45, of Prestonsburg; second-degree fleeing/evading police, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon, receiving stolen property (firearm), two counts of first-degree possession of a controlled substance, second-degree possession of a controlled substance, first-degree wanton endangerment of a police officer, possession of marijuana, possession of synthetic drugs

Eddie Ramey, 33, of Garrett; theft by unlawful taking, third-degree criminal mischief

Everett Haney, 29, of Allen; theft by unlawful taking, theft by failure to make required disposition of property

Janie L. Shepherd, 43, of Blue River; DUI, failure to maintain insurance, failure to provide insurance card, first-degree possession of a controlled substance

Eddie W. Hill, 48, of Betsy Layne; third-degree burglary, second-degree criminal mischief, theft by unlawful taking, third-degree criminal trespassing

Jamie Bailey, 49, of Banner; third-degree criminal trespassing, second-degree burglary

Nicholas Hagans, 43, of Langley; first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance, first- and third-degree possession of a controlled substance, eight counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana

Kyle Slone, 26, of Betsy Layne; fourth-degree assault, two counts of first-degree wanton endangerment, second-degree unlawful imprisonment

Jordan B. Owens, 22, of David; second-degree burglary, second-degree criminal mischief

Tara G. Hamilton, 31 of Betsy Layne; flagrant nonsupport

John Shepherd, 44, of Hueysville; first-degree possession of a controlled substance, improper signal, careless driving

Misdemeanor 

cases filed

Kyle Slone, 26, of Betsy Layne; driving on an expired license, second-degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia 

Miranda Hall, 42, of Prestonsburg; public intoxication of a controlled substance, theft by unlawful taking, second-degree disorderly conduct, resisting arrest

Sasha Coffin, 29, of Salyersville; public intoxication of a controlled substance

Jason Randell Hall, 42, of Beaver; possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, rear license not illuminated

Timothy Owens, 38, of Prestonsburg; fourth-degree assault

Eddie Ramey, 33, of Garrett; fourth-degree assault, third-degree criminal mischief 

Jonathan J. Howell, 37, of Beaver; third-degree escape 

Whittney O. Slone, 39, address unavailable; harassment

Columbus Martin, age unavailable, of Teaberry; third-degree terroristic threatening

Joshua Fields, 37, of Weeksbury; alcohol intoxication, third-degree criminal mischief, second-degree disorderly conduct

Josh Gillespie, 34, of Shelbiana; theft by failure to make required disposition of property

Alexis Gibson, age unavailable, of Ivel; theft by failure to make required disposition of property

Merlin Conn, 46, of Printer; harassing communications, falsely reporting an incident

Brandon Amburgey, 38, of Prestonsburg; cultivating marijuana under five plants

Charles Hamilton, age unavailable, of Prestonsburg; possession of drug paraphernalia 

Robert Smith, 59, of Van Lear; fourth-degree assault

Clint E. Ridner, 32, of Minnie; violation of an emergency protection order

Homer Tackett, 44, of Melvin; alcohol intoxication in a public place

Samantha L. Collins, 36, of McDowell; third-degree possession of a controlled substance

Bennie J. Blevins, 46, of Paintsville; possession of marijuana 

Patricia Lynn Hill, 48, of Inez; no license

Daniel Motherwell, 32, of Hi Hat; improper signal, possession of license when privileges are revoked, driving on a suspended license, instructional permit violations

Audrey Mosley, 22, of Prestonsburg; third-degree possession of a controlled substance 

Lawsuits filed

Terrie Lynn Edwards vs. Marshall Edwards; divorce

Laken Compton vs. Cody Compton; divorce

Jessica Lynn Sayles vs. Jerad Watson Sayles; divorce

Sabrina Adkins-Bakers vs. Grayson K. Baker; divorce

Elizabeth Kilburn vs. Dorothy Collins; divorce

Jennifer Stewart vs. Randall Stewart; divorce

Michael Lawson vs. Courtney Crum; divorce

Christopher Hall vs. Tiffany Hall; divorce

MidSouth Capital Partners vs. Estate of Glenna Brown, MTAG, Floyd County; foreclosure

MTAG vs. Lisa M. Slone Logan and unknown spouse, MidSouth Capital Partners, Floyd County; foreclosure

Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance vs. Stevie Tackett, Jamie Tackett, Tony Lee Tackett, Bill MeLater Inc., First Resolution Investment Corporation, Capital One Bank, Floyd County; foreclosure

Kentucky Housing Corporation vs. Linda R. Ritchie, Commonwealth of Kentucky, Floyd County; foreclosure

MidSouth Capital Partners vs. Robert Harris and unknown spouse, Floyd County, Hazel Enterprises, Kentucky Education Cabinet; foreclosure 

Ernest K. Woods vs. Casandra Woods; divorce 

Editor’s note: The above list reflects people who are charged in Floyd District Court and those listed in lawsuits in Floyd Circuit Court. The charges and lawsuits filed against them are merely accusations and the defendant is presumed innocent or not liable until proven guilty.

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