weather icon Clear

District Attorney’s report, Aug. 5

The public information below was provided by the Nye County District Attorney’s office.

David Anthony Tassler was charged on July 28 with aggravated stalking, a felony; and domestic battery, two counts, a misdemeanor.

Anthony Nick Busse was charged on July 28 with unlawful use of a controlled substance, a felony.

David Allen Barger was charged on July 28 with battery by a prisoner, a felony.

Samantha Lynn Hill was charged on July 27 with burglary and forgery, two counts, both felonies; and theft, four counts, a misdemeanor.

Christopher Lee King was charged on July 27 with possession of a controlled substance, battery (strangulation), injuring or tampering with a motor vehicle, burglary (second offense), three counts, attempted grand larceny of a motor vehicle and habitual criminal, three counts, theft, grand larceny, two counts, all felonies; injury to other property, two counts, a gross misdemeanor; possession of drug paraphernalia and obstructing public officer, both misdemeanors.

Martin Edwardo Rojas was charged on July 27 with domestic battery, a misdemeanor.

Caroline Francine Bridwell was charged on July 26 with possession of a controlled substance and unlawful use of a controlled substance, both felonies and driving under the influence of alcohol and/or controlled substance with prohibited substance in blood or urine, a misdemeanor.

Jacob Noel was charged on July 8 with burglary, theft, both felonies; conspiracy to commit theft, a gross misdemeanor and domestic battery, a misdemeanor.

Liselotte M. Kelso was charged on July 8 with burglary, theft, trafficking in schedule I controlled substance, all felonies; and conspiracy to commit theft, a gross misdemeanor.

Freddy Greene was charged on July 25 with lewdness with a child under 14 years of age and child abuse and neglect, both felonies.

Toya Tina Tallie was charged on July 26 with battery, a misdemeanor.

Amelia Raymonique Adams was charged on July 26 with battery, three counts; injury to other property; obstructing a public officer; and resisting public officer, all misdemeanors.

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
Balloons are back: Pahrump festival will see a 9th year

The Pahrump Valley Chamber of Commerce’s decision to cancel the 9th Annual Pahrump Balloon Festival earlier this year was a source of much dismay and disappointment for area residents but thanks to the efforts of the Dubin family and Balloons Over Pahrump, the event is now set to make a comeback this fall.

How Pahrump came together to feed veterans at the Rib Extravaganza

Rising to a challenge posed just three days prior to the big event, the Pahrump community came through in a big way for the “Support Our Troops Rib Extravaganza” with combined donations totaling more than $4,000 and hundreds of veterans able to enjoy a hearty lunch at absolutely no cost.

Nye County’s CASA holding Hawaiian vacation raffle

Since the onset of the pandemic in March 2020, nonprofits across the country have been hit hard with reduced funding, but the needs those organizations fulfill have certainly not lessened.

Nye County sheriff completes chemotherapy

Nye County Sheriff Sharon Wehrly gave an update on her health following a cancer diagnosis last year.

Pahrump butterfly release a tribute to lives lost

One hundred live butterflies were released during the annual Nathan Adelson Hospice butterfly release at the Calvada Eye this past Sunday.

Officials seek funds for new convention center as part of Pahrump Fairgrounds development

Nye County and the town of Pahrump have been making steady strides in the last few years toward developing the Pahrump Fairgrounds and Tim Sutton, manager for both the town and county, outlined all that has been accomplished at the site and what’s still to come in the future.