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Cops & Courts

Superior Court
Criminal
Alisha Ann Russell, 21, Omak, pleaded guilty July 15 to fourth-degree assault. Russell was initially charged with third-degree assault of a child. She was sentenced to 364 days in jail with 334 days suspended, and fined $1,010.50.

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Superior Court
Criminal
Ryan Joseph Stotts, 30, Oroville, pleaded guilty July 8 to tampering with a witness (DV) and 10 counts of violation of a no-contact order (DV). Stotts was sentenced to 27.75 months (2.3 years) in prison and fined $1,210.50. A restitution hearing was scheduled for Aug. 11. The crimes occurred between December 2013 and March 2014. In a separate case, Stotts pleaded guilty July 8 to first-degree criminal trespassing (DV), and two counts of violation of a no-contact order (DV). Stotts was sentenced to 364 days in jail and fined $1,110.50.

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Superior Court
Criminal
Brett Nicolas Lawrence Giles, 23, Omak, pleaded guilty June 24 to second-degree assault (torture) (DV), assault in violation of a no-contact order (DV) and bail jumping. Giles was sentenced to 25.5 months in prison and fined $1,110.50 for the December 2012 and April 2013 crimes. He was also assessed $6,029.41 in restitution.

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Superior Court
Criminal
The court found probable cause to charge Jose Antonio Ramirez Hernandez, 18, Okanogan, with first-degree kidnapping (DV), two counts of second-degree assault (with a deadly weapon) (DV), harassment (threats to kill), two counts of interfering with reporting (DV), two counts of fourth-degree assault (DV) and one count of second-degree robbery (DV)….

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Superior Court
Criminal
Brian W. Goff, 28, Okanogan, pleaded guilty June 17 to POCS. Goff was sentenced to six months and one day in jail, and fined $3,110.50 for the April 20 crime.

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Superior Court
Criminal
Daniel S. Dubois, 27, Okanogan, pleaded guilty June 10 to third-degree assault (health care worker) and DUI. Dubois was sentenced to two months in jail and fined $2,406 for March 26 crimes. The court dismissed an additional assault charge.

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Superior Court
Criminal
Leroy Joseph Zacherle Jr., 44, Omak, pleaded guilty June 2 to four counts of violation of a no-contact order. Zacherle was sentenced to 30 months in prison and fined $1,210.50 for the Feb. 17-20 crimes.

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Superior Court
Criminal
David Randall Priest, 45, Omak, was found guilty (jury trial) April 11 to three counts of second-degree trafficking in stolen property and two counts of possession of a stolen motor vehicle. Priest was sentenced May 22 to 84 months in prison. He was fined $1,110.50 and ordered to pay a total of $15,777.92 in restitution.

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Cops & Courts

Superior Court Criminal The court dismissed May 19 an assault in violation of a no-contact order charge against David John Smith Jr., 42, Tonasket. Smith had complied with a stipulated order of continuance. The charge was dismissed with prejudice. Jakob Stephen Parr, 21, Riverside, pleaded guilty May 20 to first-degree trafficking in stolen property. The [...]

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School librarian arrested for sexual misconduct

TONASKET – A Tonasket School Librarian was arrested May 20 for sexual misconduct with a student 19 years her junior.

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