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January 4, 2013

DISTRICT COURT


Newburyport Daily News

---- — NEWBURYPORT: The following case was recorded at Newburyport District Court on Wednesday, Dec. 26, with Judge Peter Doyle presiding over the jury-waived trial:

Ross Lavoie, 17, 45 Paige Farm Road, Amesbury; reckless/negligent operation of a snow/recreation vehicle, continued without finding and probation for one year conditioned upon completion of the half-day Brains at Risk and State Court Against Road Rage programs, $50 Victim/Witness Fund (Amesbury).

NEWBURYPORT: The following cases were recorded at Newburyport District Court on Monday, Dec. 31, with Judge Peter Doyle presiding over the jury-waived trials:

Thomas R. Smith, 50, Railroad Avenue, Salisbury; receiving stolen property, guilty, 90-days in the house of correction, committed, $90 VWF (Amesbury).

Demian E. Arend, 42, 164 N. Pond Drive, Oakland, Maine; disorderly conduct, guilty, $100 fine and $50 VWF (Newburyport).

Michael Simensen, 26, 58 Cottage St., Apt. 3R, Lynn; uninsured vehicle, pretrial probation and the case continued generally for three months, $50 VWF; driving after registration suspension, pretrial probation and the case continued generally for three months (Newbury).

Sean K. Perry, 26, 24 Toll Road, Salisbury; reckless driving, guilty, 90 days in the house of correction, suspended with 17 months probation conditioned upon completion of the half-day Brains at Risk program, $200 fine, $50 surfine, $50 VWF; passing violation, responsible, $100 fine; speeding, responsible, $200 fine (Salisbury).

Christien J. Braccia, 20, 20 Old County Road, Amesbury; possession of alcohol by a person under the age of 21, Dec. 10 verdict of continued without finding was revoked due to a violation of the terms of probation and a guilty verdict instated, with a sentence of one year probation and $50 VWF; possession of alcohol by a person under the age of 21, guilty, 90-day loss of license, $50 VWF (Amesbury).

Annmarie Habbestad, 56, 125 Main St., Apt. 312, Amesbury; vandalizing property, continued without finding and probation for 18 months conditioned upon remaining drug and alcohol free, staying away from the victim, attending two AA meetings a week and one mental health session per week, $200 court costs, $50 VWF; breaking and entering for a misdemeanor, continued without finding and probation for 18 months; threat to commit crime, continued without finding and probation for 18 months; assault with a dangerous weapon, dismissed (Amesbury).

NEWBURYPORT: The following case was recorded at Newburyport District Court on Wednesday, Jan. 2, with Judge Michael Uhlarik presiding over the jury trial:

Michael J. Pratt, 31, 80 Whitehall Road, Amesbury; driving while under the influence of alcohol (third offense), not guilty; fail to slow, not responsible; improper operation of a vehicle, not responsible (Amesbury).

Judge Peter Doyle presided over the following jury-waived trials:

Timothy Walsh, 48, 8 Sparhawk St., Amesbury; uninsured vehicle, pretrial probation and the case continued generally for three months, $50 VWF; driving after registration suspension, pretrial probation and the case continued generally for three months (Amesbury).

Paul H. Jensen, 59, 40 Central Ave., Salisbury; uninsured vehicle, not prosecuted; no inspection sticker, not responsible (Newburyport).

Angela Tremblay, 27, 7 Lancelot Court, Salem, N.H.; larceny of more than $250, guilty, one year probation conditioned upon payment of $1,062 in restitution, staying away from and having no contact with the victim, counseling twice a month, attending four to five AA/NA meetings weekly; two counts of breaking and entering during the daytime for a felony, guilty on both charges and one year probation for each charge with the same conditions as the previous sentence (Salisbury).

Josiah P. Rich, 37, 131 Main St., Upton; unlicensed driving, dismissed with court costs of $100 and $50 VWF; number plate violation, not responsible (Amesbury).

Daniel E. Seablom, 42, 29RR Central St., Manchester; driving after license suspension (subsequent offense), guilty, six months in the house of correction, suspended with two years probation, $50 VWF (Amesbury).

Daniel L. Jackson, 45, 12 Deepwater Point, Moultonborough, N.H.; unlicensed driving, dismissed with court costs of $150 and $50 VWF; miscellaneous equipment violation, responsible, filed (Rowley).

Manuel Perianez, 20, 90 Peaslee Crossing Road, Plaistow, N.H.; unlicensed driving, continued for four months, $50 VWF; possession of alcohol by a person under the age of 21, continued for four months (Salisbury).

Michael T. Perry, 30, 15 Mill St., No. 1, Amesbury; assault and battery, continued for one year conditioned upon no abuse of the victim; disorderly conduct, guilty, filed (Salisbury).

Kristin Kelly, 32, 8 Fairview Ave., Apt. A, Newbury; driving after license suspension, 10 days in the house of correction, suspended with one year probation, $50 VWF; speeding, responsible, filed (Rowley).

Mark A. Demita, 43, 5 Commonwealth Ave., No. 2, Salisbury; domestic assault and battery, continued for one year conditioned upon no abuse of victim; witness intimidation, continued for one year conditioned upon no abuse of victim (Salisbury).

NEWBURYPORT: The following case was recorded at Newburyport District Court on Thursday, Jan. 3, with Judge Peter Doyle presiding over the jury-waived trial:

Robert Banks, 34, 11 Oregon Ave., Lawrence; juror fail to attend, dismissed (Office of Jury Commissioner).