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Circuit Court: Aug. 2, 2012
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- Kristine M. Ihle, 45, Blanchardville, pleaded no contest Thursday, July 26, to a Class H felony charge that she used a Pleasant View Nursing Home credit card in November 2011, after she was terminated from the facility, to purchase $438.90 in goods from and have the items shipped to the home of a former supervisor. Court records indicate her purchase included a faux fur coat, an Indian shawl, a Napalese backpack and baby clothing. She was granted a one-year deferred prosecution with conditions that she pay a $200 fine plus court costs and restitution, have no contact with Pleasant View and attend monitoring conferences.

- Sara Marie Lawrence, 20, Monroe, signed a $250 cash bond and $2,250 signature bond Monday, July 30, on charges filed the same day that she impersonated another jail inmate in a phone call June 15 to the other inmate's boyfriend, asking him to post bond on her own behalf and give the girlfriend extra cash to give herself. The boyfriend complied, according to court records, and didn't find out until later that he'd been duped. Lawrence faces a Class H felony charge of misappropriating ID information to obtain money, a Class A misdemeanor charge of theft by false representation and two counts of misdemeanor bail jumping. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Aug. 17.

- A criminal complaint with an arrest warrant was filed Tuesday, July 31, for Johnnie W. Ransom, 31, Clinton, on multiple charges related to an incident involving a 17-year-old girl earlier in July along the Sugar River in Albany. Ransom is charged with a Class I felony charge of exposing genitals to a child, felony bail jumping and misdemeanor charges of disorderly conduct and lewd, lascivious behavior in public.



- A criminal complaint with an arrest warrant was filed Tuesday, July 31, for Humberto Nmi Vazquez-Lopez, 24, on a Class H felony sex registry violation. His last known address is in the 100 block of E. Prospect Street in South Wayne. The charge stems from an alleged offense in March 2008.