Breckinridge Circuit Court-Division 1

11/19/2020—Division 1 of Breckinridge Circuit Court with Judge Bruce Butler met Wednesday.

 

Jennifer R. Bittner, 42, pleaded not guilty to failure to comply with sex offender registration, 1st offense.  A pre-trial conference was scheduled for January 20.

 

Destiny Norton, 28, pleaded guilty to 1st degree possession of a controlled substance(meth), 1st offense, and 1st degree possession of an unspecified drug, 1st offense.  Sentencing was scheduled for December 2.

 

Nicholas R. Calloway, 33, pleaded not guilty to 1st degree assault; operating a motor vehicle under the influence, 2nd offense; and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.  A pre-trial conference was scheduled for January 20.

 

Christopher A. Spitznagel, 30, pleaded not guilty to tampering with physical evidence; giving police officer false identifying information; possession of marijuana; and being a 2nd degree persistent felony offender. A pre-trial conference was scheduled for January 20.

 

Sandra D. Pottinger, 33, pleaded not guilty in three separate cases.  In the first, she is charged with receiving stolen property valued under $10,000; 2nd degree fleeing/evading police; abandonment of a vehicle on a public road; and failure to maintain insurance, 1st offense.  In the second case, she is charged with 1st degree possession of a controlled substance(meth), 1st offense; 3rd degree possession of an unspecified controlled substance; receiving stolen property valued under $500; possession of drug paraphernalia; and possession of marijuana.  In the third case, she is charged with trafficking in a controlled substance(meth), 1st offense; trafficking in heroin, 1st offense; possession of drug paraphernalia; and possession of marijuana.  She will be back in court for a pre-trial conference on January 20.

 

William B. Staples, 32, was sentenced to two years in prison, probated for three years, for 1st degree possession of a controlled substance(meth), 1st offense.

 

Diversion was voided for Billie J. Scroggins, 37; and Nicole M. Dewitt/Tritchler, 37.  They will be sentenced December 16.

 

Probation was revoked for Anthony D. Cioe, 48.