Cases heard in District Court


Court cases for May 3

•JACKSON, ROBBIN R., simple burglary and possession of stolen things, agreed to enter into a Judgment of Restitution for $840 to the victim. Charges dismissed.

•HOGAN, SETH CAMERON, 32, operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated – 1st offense. Sentenced to 90 days in the parish jail, suspended, placed on one year supervised probation. Ordered to pay $1,378.50 in fines and costs and $25 monthly supervision fee while on probation.

•SHARBINE, DANIEL RAY, simple criminal damage to property under $1,000. Sentenced to six months in the parish jail, suspended, placed on one (1) year supervised probation. Ordered to pay a $25 per month supervision fee

•WALTER, DANNY RAY, simple possession of marijuana. Charges dismissed after completing Pre Trial Intervention program.

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•BYONE, TERRY D., 40, attempted possession of a firearm in the presence of CDS (Controlled Dangerous Substance), placed on supervised probation under the drug court program for three years, ordered to pay and sentenced to pay $972 in fines and costs, $25 monthly drug screen testing fee and $26 monthly supervision fee.


•EAGLE, REGINALD ARDEL, Possession of firearm with serial number obliterated.

•MATTHEWS, RONSHEKA SENTRELL, aggravated battery. (third bench warrant issued)

•MESSENGER, KATHRYN, simple criminal damage

•POTTAIN, LEOMIA TRICHELLE, resisting an officer

•SHIELDS, MICHAEL JR., aggravated assault with a firearm

•SHIELDS, REGINALD, possession of sch. IV

•SZENTIVANYA, KATHRYN ANETTE, simple possession of marijuana

•TAYLOR, SHARON, simple burglary

•WILLIAMS, DARIUS DALVIN, aggravated battery

•QUEEN, CARODJA J., possession of stolen things and six other charges

•TAYLOR, DUSTIN R., second degree battery

•BROWN, DAMIEN L., abuse prevention order

•POWELL, DEWONDRE, illegal carrying of weapons

•SCOTT, NASTASSJA S., simple battery

•SIMMONS, MICHAEL DALE, possession of sch I

•ROBERTS, GARRETT WILLIAMS, possession of sch. I w/intent

•HAYS, ROPER L., DWI-1ST offense

•HICKMAN, JOHN B. IV, defective equipment

•LEMOINE, CASEY J., theft of a motor vehicle

•MAXIE, DINO, abuse prevention order

•MONETTE, JOEY T., simple burglary


•RAINS, BILLY A., possession of a firearm by convicted felon and three other charges

•WILLIAMS, GERALD JAMES, abuse prevention order

•BROOKS, CHRISTOPHER S., possession of a firearm by convicted felon

•COBB, MICHAEL WAYNE, misdemeanor theft

•BRYANT, KENNETH TERRY, possession of sch. I

•DUMARS, KEYAIRA, simple battery

•SHEDD, STEVEN Q., possession of stolen things

•PARKER, KELSEY K., simple criminal damage

Court cases for May 5:

•DAVIS, ERIC R., 36, forgery, plea agreement, sentenced to two years with DOC, with credit for time served.

•RACINE DYLAN, 20, poss/introduce contraband into correctional facility, plea agreement, sentenced to two years with DOC, credit for time served. On separate charges of simple criminal damage to property, sentenced to two years with DOC, credit for time served.

Court cases for May 6:

•BENNETT, RODNEY, possession of sch. II. , probation revoked and ordered to serve original sentence from Jan 1, 2021, of two years with La. Dept. of Corrections (DOC). Credit for time served and recommendation that defendant receives substance abuse treatment while incarcerated.

•WALKER, CHARLES L, possession of sch. I, revoked probation, ordered to serve original sentence of five years with DOC and given credit for any time served. Court made special recommendation that defendant receive any GED, re-entry and anger management courses available while incarcerate

•BROWN, CHARLES, possession of sch. II, in lieu of probation revocation ordered to serve 15 days at Natchitoches Parish jail, upon completion, he is to report to supervised probation and comply with all terms.