court news

Friday, March 18, 2016

March 9:

Scott E. Pimental-Peek, 26, of Marshall, was charged with a class C felony of possession of a controlled substance except 35 grams or less of marijuana.

March 10:

Michael Travis Bryson, 37, of Slater, was charged with a class C felony of forgery, as well as three misdemeanor charges.

March 15:

Steven L. Young, 28, of Columbia, was charged with three felony counts; count I -- possession of a controlled substance except 35 grams or less of marijuana; count II -- first degree tampering with a motor vehicle; and count III -- class D, Resisting arrest/detention/stop by fleeing, creating a substantial risk of serious injury/death to any person.

Chase O. Hayes, 27, of Columbia, was charged with two class C felony counts; count I --first degree tampering with a motor vehicle; count II- possession of a controlled substance except 35 grams or less of marijuana.

Editor's note: Charges contained in reports provided by law enforcement officials are not evidence of guilt. Evidence supporting charges must be presented before a jury, whose duty is to determine if the accused is guilty or not guilty of the charges.