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District Court Logs, April 2-9, 2018


Monday, April 16, 2018
Orange, April 2, Judge David S. Ross

Eric C. Roy, 44, of Unity Avenue, Athol. Pleaded innocent to assault and battery on family/household member in Shutesbury by state police. Released on personal recognizance. Continued to 5/21/18 for pretrial conference.

Greenfield, April 4, Judge William Mazanec III

Phillip Paquette-Guilette, 24, listed as homeless, of Greenfield. Pleaded innocent to arson of a dwelling house on Bouker Street, malicious destruction of property over $250 value and three charges of attempted murder. Ordered held pending a dangerousness hearing on 4/6/18, and then continued to 4/25/18 for pretrial conference.

Phillip Paquette-Guilette, 24, of Wells Street, Greenfield. Pleaded innocent to carrying a dangerous weapon, to wit, a double-edged knife, and assault and battery. Bail set at $200 cash. Continued to 4/6/18 for pretrial conference.

Lucas Johnson, 21, of School Street, Greenfield. Charge of operating a motor vehicle with license suspended dismissed on request of the commonwealth.

Greenfield, April 6, Judge William Mazanec, III

Robert D. Blake, 43, of West Street, Greenfield. Pleaded innocent to operating a motor vehicle with license suspended, number plate violation to conceal identification, unregistered motor vehicle, and carrying a dangerous weapon, to wit, a double-edged knife. Bail set at $500 by agreement and it was posted. Continued to 5/7/18 for pretrial conference. Must pay legal counsel fee of $150.

Bonnie L. Bucchieri, 28, of Arlington, Vt. Pleaded innocent to unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and miscellaneous motor vehicle equipment violations in Greenfield by state police. Continued to 6/8/18 for pretrial conference.

Daniel R. Turner, 58, of School Street, Greenfield. Pleaded guilty to vandalizing property and was dismissed on time served.

Cory J. Gadreault, 42, of Leyden Road, Greenfield. Pleaded guilty to assault and battery on family/household member. Sentenced to 2½ years in the house of correction, direct, with credit for time held and concurrent with another case. Must pay legal counsel fee of $150.

Cory J. Gadreault, 42, of Leyden Road, Greenfield. Pleaded guilty to assault and battery on family/household member, sentenced to 2½ years in the house of correction, direct and concurrent with another case. Pleaded guilty to assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, to wit, a shod foot, sentenced to the same 2½ years in the house of correction, direct with credit held and concurrent with another case. Charge of mayhem was dismissed on request of the commonwealth.

Benjamin W. Gersten, 30, of Hooksett, N.H. Pleaded innocent to operating under the influence of liquor or 0.08 percent, possessing an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle and rate of speed exceeding the posted limit. Released on personal recognizance. Continued to 6/6/18 for pretrial conference.

Gary F. Robbins, 50, of Homer, Alaska. Pleaded guilty to operating under the influence of liquor, in Deerfield. Fined $800, with $200 surfine, plus OUI victims assessment of $50, and head-injury assessment of $250, with one-year loss of license or until the license is reinstated by the Registry of Motor Vehicles. Found not responsible for miscellaneous municipal motor vehicle ordinance or bylaw violations, to wit, the vehicle had a cracked windshield. Charge of disorderly conduct dismissed on request of the commonwealth. Must pay legal counsel fee of $150.

Adam C. Yukl, 24, of French King Highway, Gill. Charge of shoplifting at Big Y Foods in Greenfield. Dismissed on request of the commonwealth.

Luis J. Lopez, 30, of Waterbury, Conn. Pleaded innocent to unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and possessing a Class A drug, to wit, heroin in Whately by state police. Released on personal recognizance. Continued to 6/22/18 for pretrial conference.

Devin R. Reade, 37, of unknown location/homeless, Greenfield. Found responsible for trespassing. Must perform four hours of community service or pay $40 cash. Charge of breaking and entering with intent to commit a misdemeanor dismissed on request of the commonwealth.

Adam C. Yukl, 24, of French King Highway, Gill. Pleaded guilty to larceny over $250 by a single scheme in Greenfield. Sentenced to two years in the house of correction, suspended. Placed on probation until 4/3/21 with 45 days credit. Must have no drugs, and subject to screens. Must take and complete the residential treatment program, per probation, and take any after-care recommended. Must pay $50 per month to pay toward $2,662.05 restitution once out of treatment. Placed on probation until 4/3/20 for charge of larceny by check over $250. Sentenced to 18 months in the house of correction, suspended, until 4/30/20 and concurrent with count one, and with same conditions as in count one. Seven charges of uttering a false check all dismissed on request of the commonwealth. Four charges of larceny under $250 were also dismissed on request of the commonwealth. Pleaded guilty to larceny over $250. Sentenced to 18 months in the house of correction, suspended, until 4/3/20 and concurrent with and same conditions with count one. Two more charges of larceny over $250, were dismissed on request of the commonwealth. Must pay counsel fee of $150, or perform 16 hours of community service. Must complete four hours community service per month after completion of the residential treatment.

Orange, April 6, Judge David S. Ross

Cassandra J. Johnston, 29, of Cottage Street, Orange. Charge of unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle to be dismissed on payment of $50 court costs. Must pay $50 default warrant fee.

Orange, April 6, Judge Laurie MacLeod

Joshua A. York, 38, of Doe Valley Road, Athol. Pleaded innocent to assault and battery on family/household member. Released on personal recognizance. Inquiry made by the court under 276, Section 56A. Continued to 5/18/18 for pretrial conference.

Allen T. Fournier, 18, of Blackington Road, New Salem. Charges of possessing a Class B drug, to wit, cocaine, unregistered motor vehicle, uninsured motor vehicle, and number plate violation to conceal identification in Orange. Released on personal recognizance. Continued to 5/18/18 for pretrial conference. Must pay $50 default warrant fee.

Michelle M. Favereau, 47, of Exchange Street, Athol. Admitted to sufficient facts for disturbing the peace. Sufficient facts found, but continued without a finding until 7/6/18. Admitted to sufficient facts for resisting arrest. Sufficient facts found, but continued without a finding until 7/6/18. Must pay counsel fee of $150, or perform 16 hours of community service.

Shawn R. Goldthwaite, 34, of High Knob Road, Athol. Pleaded innocent to larceny under $250. Released on personal recognizance. Continued to 5/25/18 for pretrial conference.

Tyron Phan, 19, of Lynn. Pleaded innocent to carrying a dangerous weapon, to wit, brass knuckles in Erving. Released on personal recognizance. Continued to 5/18/18 for pretrial conference. Must pay legal counsel fee of $150.

Matthew C. Duguay, 31, of School Street, Athol. Pleaded innocent to receiving a stolen credit card, two charges of improper use of a credit card under $250 and two charges of larceny under $250 in Orange. Released on personal recognizance. Continued to 5/18/18 for pretrial conference. Must pay legal counsel fee of $150.

Keith White, 39, of Green Street, Athol. Pleaded innocent to being a fugitive from justice on a court warrant, to wit, in the state of Florida for lewd or lascivious exhibition and molestation in Athol by state police. Bail set at $50,000 cash. Was not prosecuted, as, according to a statement made by a counsel from the district attorney’s office, the defendant has been taken into custody by the state of Florida.

Michael A. Jellison, 35, of Winchendon. Pleaded innocent to assault and battery in Athol. Released on personal recognizance. Continued to 5/10/18 for pretrial conference. Must pay legal counsel fee of $150.

Shannon Koutrakos, 35, of School Street, Athol. Charge of operating a motor vehicle with license suspended dismissed on request of the commonwealth.

Ashi M. Anderlionis, 47, of Lakewood Drive, Athol. Pleaded innocent to assault with a dangerous weapon, to wit, a handgun. Released on personal recognizance. Continued to 5/18/18 for pretrial conference. Must pay legal counsel fee of $150 and $150 legal counsel contribution.

Maria Rubinaccio, 38, of East Prospect Street, Erving. Charge of assault and battery on family/household member in Erving, was not prosecuted, as, according to a statement made by a counsel from the district attorney’s office, the alleged victim has asserted a Fifth Amendment privilege on the record and the commonwealth can’t prove the case at trial without his testimony. Must pay legal counsel fee of $150.

Craig G. Westbrook, 27, of Springfield. Pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct in Orange. Fined $50. Charges of assault with a dangerous weapon, to wit, a handgun, and assault and battery were not prosecuted, as, according to a statement made by a counsel from the district attorney’s office, the commonwealth can’t prove the charges beyond a reasonable doubt. Must pay counsel fee of $150 or perform 16 hours of community service.

Daniel R. Turner, 58, of School Street, Greenfield, but the street was then listed as Knapp Avenue, Greenfield, when the case was changed to the Orange District Court. Charges of criminal harassment, obscene telephone calls/electronic communications, and annoying telephone calls/electronic communications. Released on personal recognizance. Continued to 4/9/18 for pretrial conference.

Greenfield, April 9, Judge William Mazanec III

Jason Penniman, 24, of Deerfield Street, Greenfield. Found responsible for trespassing. Fined $100, and decriminalized, to wit, converted to a civil offense. Charge of breaking and entering with intent to commit a misdemeanor dismissed on request of the commonwealth. Must pay legal counsel fee of $150.

John J. Babits, 61, of Oakman Street, Turners Falls. Charge of being a sex offender failing to register to be dismissed on payment of $100 court costs.

Candace L. Maguire, 19, of Northfield Road, Bernardston. Admitted to sufficient facts for possessing a Class A drug, to wit, heroin, in Greenfield. Sufficient facts found, but continued without a finding until 4/8/19, with victim-witness assessment of $50. Must take and complete a substance abuse evaluation, and take any after-care treatment recommended, and must have no drugs, and subject to screens. Admitted to sufficient facts for possessing a Class B drug, to wit, suboxone. Sufficient facts found, but continued without a finding until 4/8/19 with same conditions as count one.

Candace L. Maguire, 19, of Second Street, Turners Falls. Admitted to sufficient facts for charge of possessing a Class A drug, to wit, heroin, in Greenfield. Sufficient facts found, but continued without a finding until 4/8/19. Must take and complete a substance abuse evaluation, and take any after-care treatment recommended. Must have no drugs, and subject to screens, and concurrent with another case. Admitted to sufficient facts for possessing a Class B drug, to wit, suboxone. Sufficient facts found, but continued without a finding until 4/8/19, with same conditions as in count one. Charge of unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, and having false/misuse of liquor ID card, both dismissed on request of the commonwealth. Must perform 16 hours community service in lieu of legal counsel fee. Must perform four hours of community service per month.

Joshua Eastman, 33, of Maple Street, Greenfield. Admitted to sufficient facts for assault and battery, amended down from “on family/household member.” Sufficient facts found, but continued without a finding until 4/8/19 with victim-witness assessment of $50, and must have mental health evaluation and take any after-care recommended. Must pay counsel fee of $150 or perform 16 hours of community service, and $350 counsel contribution. Must pay probation supervision fee of $65 per month.

Joshua Eastman, 33, of Maple Street, Greenfield. Charges of operating a motor vehicle with license suspended, amended to subsequent offense, and number plate violation to conceal identification, both different date from previous case, and both dismissed on request of the commonwealth.

Cory D. Melanson, 41, of Cottage Street, Orange. Pleaded guilty to operating a motor vehicle with license suspended in Greenfield. Fined $350, plus $90 surfine and victim-witness assessment of $50. Found not responsible for making an improper turn.

Michael C. Zera, 68, of North Plain Road, Sunderland. Pleaded innocent to operating under the influence of liquor or 0.08 percent, negligent operation of a motor vehicle and marked lanes violation. Released on personal recognizance. Continued to 5/25/18 for pretrial conference.