76°F
weather icon Clear

Nye County District Attorney’s report

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

• Janice Lynn Mahoney was charged on April 30 with unlawful use of a controlled substance, a felony.

• Brandon Scott Mathiasen was charged on May 3 with forgery, two counts; making, uttering or possessing with intent to utter fictitious bill, note or check; and burglary, all felonies.

• Daniel Joseph Nash was charged on May 3 with possession of a controlled substance, a felony; and possession of drug paraphernalia and tail lamps required, both misdemeanors.

• Caryssa Tuttle Lennox was charged on May 4 with unlawful use of a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance, both felonies.

• Denico Tyler Yelvington was charged on May 4 with grand larceny; burglary; and habitual criminal, all felonies.

• Matthew Lars Ambrosen was charged on May 7 with unlawful use of a controlled substance, both felonies.

• Tommy Dean Bridges was charged on May 7 with unlawful possession of firearm, a felony; and unsafe turn or stop, a misdemeanor.

• Heather Leanne Chigro was charged on May 7 with unlawful possession of firearm, a felony; and obstructing a public officer, two counts, a misdemeanor.

• Virgle William Sparks was charged on May 8 with child abuse and neglect, a felony.

• Jose Manuel Sanchez-Lopez was charged on May 8 with prohibited person in possession of firearm(s), a felony.

• Derik Bruce Force was charged on May 9 with possession of a controlled substance, a felony; and movement and signals for turning, a misdemeanor.

• Larry Russell Fielding was charged on April 30 with conspiracy to commit petit larceny, a gross misdemeanor; and petit larceny, a misdemeanor.

• Donald Joe Franks III was charged on April 30 with conspiracy to commit petit larceny, a gross misdemeanor; and petit larceny, a misdemeanor.

• Christopher Michael Leach was charged on April 30 with conspiracy to commit petit larceny, a gross misdemeanor; and petit larceny, a misdemeanor.

• Christopher James Lenox was charged on April 30 with unlawful taking of a vehicle, a gross misdemeanor.

• Richard Xavier Ruiz was charged on April 30 performance of act or neglect of duty in willful or wanton disregard of safety of persons or property, a gross misdemeanor.

• Robert Lee Miller was charged on May 2 with reckless endangerment, a gross misdemeanor.

• Michael James Murphy was charged on May 3 with damage to prisons and jails, a gross misdemeanor.

• Jacob Scott Jordan was charged on April 19 with driving under the influence of alcohol and speeding, 11-20 mph over limit, both misdemeanors.

• Stewart Ward was charged on April 20 with driving under the influence of alcohol, two counts; having open container of alcoholic beverage within passenger area of motor vehicle while on highway; drinking alcoholic beverage while driving motor vehicle, two counts; and driving on highway having multiple marked lanes for traffic, all misdemeanors.

• Solon Willis Johnson was charged on April 23 with driving under the influence of alcohol, a misdemeanor.

• Christopher Carrington was charged on April 24 with injury to other property, $25 or more, a misdemeanor.

• Melody J. Casner was charged on April 24 with failure to use due care, and operating motor vehicle without registration or plate, both misdemeanors.

• Tobias Mendoza-Fernandez was charged on April 25 with carrying concealed weapon(s), a gross misdemeanor; and violation of temporary or extended domestic violence protective order, eight counts, a misdemeanor.

• Robert John Osborne was charged on April 26 with possession of drug paraphernalia, a misdemeanor.

• Ana Cecilia Rinck was charged on April 26 with battery, three counts, a misdemeanor.

• Amanda Jean Seaton was charged on April 26 with driving on highway having multiple marked lanes for traffic, two counts; and driving under the influence of a controlled substance, both misdemeanors.

• David Stevens was charged on April 26 with harassment and disturbing the peace, both misdemeanors.

• Trevor Michael Roberts was charged on April 30 with resisting public officer and obstructing public officer, both misdemeanors.

• Aaron McElroy Williams was charged on April 30 with battery and attempted petit larceny, both misdemeanors.

• Michael Kenneth Williams was charged on April 30 with domestic battery, second offense, a misdemeanor.

• Nathasha Adeline Martinez was charged on April 30 with duty to stop at scene of accident involving damage to vehicle or property, a misdemeanor.

• Joseph Nelle was charged on April 30 with animals running at large; and allowing animal to attack other, both misdemeanors.

• Reginald Lee Smith was charged on May 1 with driving while license canceled, revoked, or suspended; and using handheld wireless communications device to type or enter text, send or read data, engage in nonvoice communication or engage in voice communications without use of hands-free device, both misdemeanors.

• Michael John Lahey was charged on May 1 with animals running at large, a misdemeanor.

• Acacia Louise Ochoa was charged on May 1 with unlawful trespass upon land, a misdemeanor.

• Tyler James Taylor was charged on May 3 with driving under the influence of alcohol and possession of a firearm when under the influence of alcohol, controlled substance or other intoxicating substance, both misdemeanors.

• John Michael Dillman was charged on May 7 with resisting public officer, a misdemeanor.

• Rance Andrew Hendrix was charged on May 7 with vehicular manslaughter, a misdemeanor.

• Angela Lynn McDonald aka Angela Lynn Cobb aka Angela Lynn Smith was charged on May 7 with obstructing public officer, two counts; and unlawful trespass upon land, both misdemeanors.

• Albert Millard Heiberger was charged on May 7 with obstructing public officer and no registration on off-highway vehicle while on highway, both misdemeanors.

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
THE LATEST
BLM Nevada oil, gas lease sale raises thousands

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management Nevada quarterly oil and gas lease sale resulted in competitive bids for 9,163.88 acres of the 32,342.43 acres offered.

Nye County’s credit rating increases first time in 8 years

Following several consecutive years of financial strain and instability, Nye County has taken many steps to get back on a positive fiscal track and the fruit of that effort can be seen in the most recent Moody’s Investor Service report, which shows the county’s credit rating has increased for the first time in eight years.

Pahrump community remembers 9/11

More than two dozen area residents attended the 5th annual 9/11 remembrance ceremony at the Calvada Eye on Wednesday morning, exactly 18 years after the worst terrorist attack in American history.

Pahrump ready to celebrate Fall Festival

Cooler weather finally seems to be making its way to Pahrump, signaling the approach of the biggest event the town sees each year, the Pahrump Fall Festival.

‘Storm Area 51’ festivals are cleared for takeoff

The events are expected to draw up to 15,000 people to Lincoln County per day, plans filed to the county revealed.

California Lottery

No one matched all five numbers and the mega number in the Wednesday, Sept.11 drawing of the California Super Lotto. The next jackpot will be at least $10 million.

Fires keep Pahrump area crews busy

Structure fires dominated the majority of service calls for local fire crews as of late.