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

Felony cases filed

Darrin Howell, 44, of Teaberry; first-degree fleeing/evading police, resisting arrest, third-degree possession of a controlled substance 

Melissa Varney, 46, of Prestonsburg; first-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, theft by deception (cold checks)

Kyle Woods, 37, of Prestonsburg; first-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, theft by deception (cold checks)

Sarah Gayheart, 39, of Beaver; DUI, first-degree possession of a controlled substance

James Nicholas Blankenship, 37, of Teaberry; cultivating marijuana, second- and third-degree possession of a controlled substance, prescription not in original container

Marcus Stumbo, 42, of Harold; second-degree burglary, theft by unlawful taking, third-degree criminal mischief

Larry Luxmore, 51, of Lexington; failure to wear seat belts, failure to produce insurance card, failure to maintain insurance, DUI, carrying a concealed deadly weapon, resisting arrest, first-degree possession of a controlled substance

Amy Neeley, 33, of Martin; DUI, fourth offense or more, driving on a suspended license

Vossie Sabo, 31, of Chapmanville, W.Va.; first-degree possession of a controlled substance, public intoxication of a controlled substance

Teddy Ryan Spears, 31, of Melvin; first-degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia 

Sandra Morrison, 39, of Melvin; first-degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia

Heather Collins, 40, of Garrett; two counts of flagrant nonsupport

Billy Stumbo, 49, address unavailable; third-degree burglary, third-degree criminal mischief

Bobby J. Blackburn, 26, of Prestonsburg; prohibitted use of an electronic communications system to procure for sex 

Christopher Cox, 33, of Garrett; third-degree burglary, fourth-degree assault

Jarred Hall, 46, address unknown, third-degree burglary, third-degree criminal trespassing, possession of drug paraphernalia, second-degree possession of a controlled substance

Michelle Hall, 44, address unknown; third-degree burglary, third-degree criminal trespassing

Diane M. Howell, 40, of Tram; five counts of first-degree wanton endangerment (police officer), reckless driving, driving on a suspended license, first- and second-degree fleeing/evading police

Nikki Spurlock, 29, of Martin; complicity to commit second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance

Jared Mitchell, 26, of Harold; complicity to commit second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance

Jimmy Darrell Newsome, 43, of Beaver; first-degree possession of a controlled substance

Misdemeanor 

cases filed

Kenneth Allen II, 54, of Allen; alcohol intoxication in a public place 

Sarah Tackett, 24, of Harold; public intoxication of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia 

Johnny Justice, 31, of Salt lick; harassment

Christopher Howell, 43, of Betsy Layne; theft by failure to make required disposition of property

Ryan Stephens, 31, of Hueysville; second-degree criminal trespassing

Felicia Vonville, 28, of Martin; public intoxication

Lucas Hamilton, 24, of Teaberry; alcohol intoxication in a public place

James Garrison, 55, of Fort Lauderdale, Fl.; carrying a concealed deadly weapon, no registration receipt 

Bethany Burton, 39, of Garrett; second-degree wanton endangerment

Collin Montgomery, 20, of Prestonsburg; obstructing government operations, second-degree disorderly conduct, menacing, resisting arrest

Keith Jones, 43, of Prestonsburg; third-degree terroristic threatening

Bobby Ousley, 38, of Salyersville; violation of an emergency protection order

Michael Hicks, 29, of Prestonsburg; first-degree disorderly conduct

David E. Rich, 35, of Grethel; menacing, second-degree disorderly conduct, third-degree terroristic threatening

Joey Garland Tackett, 39, of Prestonsburg; public intoxication of a controlled substance

Johnathan Howard Hall, 30, of Harold; DUI, possession of marijuana, driving on a suspended license

Roger D. Collins, 43, of Shelbiana; theft by deception (cold checks)

Joshua Dingus, 29, of Versailles; violation of an emergency protection order

Jessie Cochran, 24, of Prestonsburg; DUI, second-degree disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, leaving the scene of a wreck

Felicia Jenkins, 41, of McDowell; failure of parent to send child to school

Stephanie Brandi Little, age unavailable, of Weeksbury; harassment

Denieka Skeens, 29, of Auxier; public intoxication of a controlled substance

Ronnie Newsome, age unavailable, of West Liberty; obstructing a highway

Eddie Ramey, 33, of Prestonsburg; theft by unlawful taking

Chrystal Ousley, 49, of Martin; harassment

Tyler Hall, 26, of McDowell; second-degree possession of a controlled substance, public intoxication of a controlled substance

Joshua D. Wright, 26, of Prestonsburg; fourth-degree assault

Chris Kidd, 31, of Prestonsburg; possession of marijuana 

Eden Johnson, 29, of Prestonsburg; theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting

Lawsuits filed

Roy Stump vs. Boom SC LLC, Realty Zone; complaint concerning contract

Rachael Hamilton vs. Joyce Lafferty; petition for custody

Caitlin Aleece Branham vs. John Matthew Branham; divorce

Linda Cole vs. Harold Cole; divorce

Ashley Isaac vs. Jonathan Stanley, petition for custody

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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