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September 25, 2013

Newburyport District Court


Newburyport Daily News

---- — NEWBURYPORT: The following jury-waived trials were recorded Friday, Sept. 20, at Newburyport District Court with Judge Peter Doyle presiding:

Sophear Pheang, 27, 150 Shaw St., Lowell; operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, six months pretrial probation, $50 Victims Witness Fund (VWF); equipment violation, not responsible; child under 8 years old not in car seat, responsible, filed (Amesbury).

Robert N. Bailey, 77, 21 Clarks Road, No. 103, Amesbury; negligent operation of a motor vehicle, guilty, six months house of correction, suspended for a year, $250 Head Injury Fund (HIF), $50 VWF; complete State Courts Against Road Rage course; failure to drive in right lane, not responsible; marked lanes, responsible filed; speeding, responsible, filed (Merrimac).

Zachary Barnes, 19, 39 Fellows Road, Ipswich; possession of a class D substance to distribute, dismissed; possession of a class D substance over an ounce, continued without finding for six months, $100 costs, $50 VWF (Rowley).

Thomas F. Rago, 41, 10 Sacks Way, Salisbury; assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, one year pretrial probation, no abuse of victim; domestic assault and battery, continued without finding for a year, stay away/no contact with victim, attend Alcoholic Anonymous meetings, inpatient treatment for substance abuse, remain drug- and alcohol-free with random screens, $50 VWF (Salisbury).

Jennifer Michelle Richards, 32, 53 Kenoza St., No. 2, Haverhill; driving while under the influence of alcohol, continued without finding for a year, complete Alcohol Safety Awareness Program, 45-day loss of license, $250 OUI fee, $250 OUI Victims Fund, $250 HIF, $50 VWF; marked lanes, not responsible; speeding, responsible, filed (Amesbury).

Andrew S. Bayko, 54, 100 Beach Road, Apt. 4, Salisbury; charges of armed-masked robbery and possession of a chemical/biological/nuclear weapon hoax incendiary device were both dismissed at Newburyport District Court for indictment and arraignment in Superior Court (Salisbury).

NEWBURYPORT: The following cases were recorded in Newburyport District Court on Monday, Sept. 23, with Judge Mary McCabe presiding over the jury-waived trials.

Kristopher McDonald, 30, 170 Beach Road, Wrentham; driving while under the influence of alcohol, bench trial verdict of not guilty; speeding, not responsible (Salisbury).

John P. Avagianos, 63, 98 Newbury St., Danvers; driving after registration suspension, dismissed with court costs of $100 and $50 VWF (Amesbury).

NEWBURYPORT: The following cases were recorded in Newburyport District Court on Monday, Sept. 23 with Judge Allen Swan presiding over the jury-waived trials.

Cheyle A. Callahan, 48, 12 Highland Ave., Somerville; assault and battery, dismissed (Salisbury).

Essam Ali, 50, 63 Cable Ave., Salisbury; domestic assault and battery, pretrial probation and the case continued generally for six months (Salisbury).

Derek A. Brooks, 26, 37 Torre St., Reading; driving while under the influence of alcohol, continued without finding and probation for one year conditioned upon completion of the alcohol safety awareness program, 60-day loss of license, $50 VWF, $250 OUI fee, $50 OUI Victims Fund, $250 HIF; negligent driving, continued without finding and probation for one year, $200 court cost and $250 HIF; marked lane violation, responsible, filed; possession of an open container of alcohol in a vehicle, responsible, filed (Salisbury).

Patrick W. Donnelly, 24, 2 Smith St., Newbury; breaking and entering a dwelling at night for a felony, dismissed without prejudice (Newbury).

Lee R. Stewart, Jr., 48, 19 Folly Mill Road, Salisbury; negligent driving, guilty, six months in the house of correction, suspended with two years probation conditioned upon completion of the half day Brains At Risk and State Court Against Road Rage programs, $250 HIF, $50 VWF; fail to stop for police, guilty, $100 fine, $25 surfine; speeding, responsible, $100 assessment (Salisbury).

Christopher M. Delande, 26, 1 Patriot Lane, Georgetown; driving while under the influence of alcohol, continued without finding and probation for one year conditioned upon completion of the alcohol safety awareness program, 60-day loss of license, $50 VWF, $250 OUI, $50 OUI Victims Fund, $250 HIF; marked lane violation, not responsible (Newbury).

Linda Dipersio, 53, 19 Middle Road, Amesbury; domestic assault and battery, pretrial probation and the case continued generally for six months conditioned upon no abuse of the victim (Amesbury).

NEWBURYPORT: The following cases were recorded at Newburyport District Court on Tuesday, Sept. 24, with Judge Peter Doyle presiding over the jury-waived trials.

Kyle J. O’Rourke, 18, 4 Tallyshire Road, Groveland; possession of alcohol by a person under the age of 21, continued without finding and probation for six months conditioned upon remaining drug and alcohol free and taking part in substance abuse counseling, $50 VWF (Newburyport).

Michael Harrison, 39, 24 Batchelder Road, Apt. B11-B3, Seabrook; assault, dismissed; threat to commit crime, pretrial probation and the case continued generally for six months conditioned upon no abuse of victim (Salisbury).