It is the policy of the Central Kentucky News-Journal to publish public records as they are reported by various agencies. Names appearing in "Circuit Court Action" are published without exception, to preserve the fairness and impartiality of the CKNJ and as a news service to our readers.
Court records filed by Taylor Circuit Court Judge Allan Bertram on July 28:
- Freddy Burress Jr., 30, of 3774 Speck Ridge Road in Elk Horn, probation revoked on Sept. 21 for failure to complete Taylor County Drug Court program, sentenced to serve five years in prison on charges of second-degree burglary, two counts of theft by unlawful taking more than $300, 13 counts of second-degree criminal possession of forged checks and two counts of theft of less than $300 in controlled substances pleaded guilty to in five separate cases in October 2007, credit given for 227 days already served.
- Lucille Ina Coyle, 55, of 105 Dixie Ave. in Campbellsville, pleaded guilty on Sept. 21 to second-degree selling a controlled substance, amended down from a first-degree charge, prosecutor recommends five-year pretrial diversion, to be sentenced to serve five years in prison if violates terms, and to pay $400 in restitution to the Campbellsville Police Department Drug Elimination Fund, formal sentencing set for Nov. 16.
- George Coyle, 56, of 105 Dixie Ave. in Campbellsville, pleaded guilty Sept. 21 in three separate cases to three counts of first-degree selling a controlled substance, prosecutor recommends seven-year prison sentence, with nine months to be served as home incarceration and the balance probated, and to pay $620 in restitution to the Campbellsville Police Department Drug Elimination Fund, formal sentencing set for Nov. 16.
- Christopher Rinn Tungate, 28, of 3909 Campbellsville Road in Greensburg, pleaded guilty on Aug. 3 to first-degree selling cocaine and on Aug. 25 to first- and second-degree selling controlled substances, prosecutor recommends six-year prison sentence, with him serving two years, to be served at the same time as another Taylor County sentence and after he completes a Green County sentence, formal sentencing set for Oct. 12; pleaded guilty on Aug. 25 to DUI, ordered to pay $200 fine, attend an alcohol and drug education course and have his license suspended for 30 days; charge of having no or an expired registration plate dismissed.
- Amy Lynne Mann, 39, of 356 Grider Road in Russell Springs, diversion voided on Sept. 7 after being terminated from Taylor County Drug Court program, sentenced to serve two years in prison at the same time as an Adair County sentence on charge of theft by unlawful taking more than $300 pleaded guilty to in August 2008.
- Cecil Ray Milburn, 35, of 110 Davis St. in Campbellsville, charge of growing more than five marijuana plants dismissed after completing terms of diversion granted in August 2005 for pleading guilty to the charge.