Cases heard in District Court

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This article published in the Feb. 5, 2022, print edition

MOORE, MICHAEL W., b/m, possession of sch I Ecstasy w/intent, guilty plea; the following were dismissed, possession of sch. I marijuana w/intent, possession of sch. I synthetic THC w/intent, flight from an officer, 2 counts resisting, possession of CDS in presence of a minor, possession of drug paraphernalia. Sentenced to 6 years with DOC w/credit for time served and run concurrent with any sentence currently serving. ADA Cloyd Benjamin for the State, John Bokenfohr, appointed counsel for the defendant.
ALEX ZENO
•ZENO, ALEX III, b/m, Campti, possession of firearm by convicted felon, guilty plea; possession of firearm by convicted felon, disturbing the peace, dismissed. Sentenced to 5 years with DOC without benefit of probation, parole or suspension. Credit for time served and to run concurrent with any sentence currently serving. Ordered to pay $1,000 fine. ADA Cloyd Benjamin for the State, John Bokenfohr, appointed counsel for the defendant.
OMEKEYMA THOMPSON
•THOMPSON, OKYEAME, b/m, Natchez, Illegal Possession Stolen Firearm (count 1) and the amended charge of Domestic Abuse Battery (count 2), guilty plea; attempted second-degree murder, dismissed. Sentenced to 5 years with DOC on count 1, suspended and placed on 3 years supervised probation. Ordered to pay fines, costs and probation fees. On count 2, sentenced to six months in parish jail, all but 6 days suspended and placed on 6 months supervised probation. Ordered to pay fines, costs and probation fees. Court issued a protective order in favor of the victim. ADA Cloyd Benjamin for the State, Howard Conday, retained counsel for the defendant.
BRIAN BONIER
•BONIER, BRIAN, b/m, Campti, possession of firearm by convicted felon. Court advised that the defendant was found guilty by a jury Nov. 16, 2021. Sentenced to 16 years at DOC without benefit of probation, parole or suspension. Further ordered to pay fine of $2,500.
POSKEY, ASHLEY LIANNE, w/f, principal to violation of a protective order. Dismissed on state’s motion.
MICHAEL PETERSON
•PETERSON, MICHAEL E., w/m, failure to return leased property. Sentenced to 30 days in parish jail w/credit for time served. Ordered to pay $1,748.64 restitution. ADA Bray Williams for the State.
COUTEE, NICHOLAS D., b/m, possession of sch. I. Dismissed. Completed DA’s pre-trial intervention (PTI) program.
TIMOTHY S. GRIFFIN
•GRIFFIN, TIMOTHY S. JR., b/m, theft, guilty plea. Sentenced to 90 days in parish jail w/credit for time served. To run consecutive to any sentence being served. ADA Cloyd Benjamin for the State, Ricky Swift, appointed counsel for defendant.
HEADRICK, JOSHUA G., w/m, dogs not to run at large. Guilty plea. Ordered to pay fine of $200 and $326.50 in court costs.
HUNTER, LINDA, w/f, dogs not to run at large. Guilty plea. Ordered to pay fine of $200 and $326.50 in court costs.