COURT NEWS December 15-27, 2018

Wednesday, January 2, 2019


Superior Court

The following case filings were reported in Clay Superior Court during December 15-27, 2018:


SAC Finance, INC. vs Tamera Proctor; Sherris Swearingen

Indiana Gas Company D/B/A Vectren vs Tony Smith

Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC vs Tara Cureton

Midland Funding LLC vs Abbigail Light; Laila Rissler


State vs Jensen L. Kelch, 28: Operating vehicle while intoxicated endangering a person, Operating vehicle with an ACE of .08 or more, Operating a vehicle with a schedule I or II controlled substance or its metabolite in the body

State vs Austin L. Evans, 27: Invasion of privacy, Public intoxication, Criminal recklessness

State vs James K. Ray Jr., 31: Theft

State vs Michael G. Samm, 38: Interfering with a drug or alcohol test

State vs James B. Girton, 63: Possession of methamphetamine, Driving while suspended

State vs Zachery Reckerd, 24: Strangulation, Domestic Battery

Domestic Relations

Jennifer Parker vs Dirk Parker - no children

Kirsten Hall vs Sean Hall - with children

Small Claims

3 Cornerstone Property Services vs Audie and Jean Kristler

SAC Finance Inc. vs Larry J. Branson Jr.; Courtney M. Branson

Riddell National Bank vs Billy Braswell Jr., Beverly Braswell

Circuit Court

The following case filings were reported in Clay Circuit Court during December 15-27, 2018:


GMG Motors Inc. vs Michael Phelps, Donna Phelps

Marissa Dub vs Exotic Feline Rescue

Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC vs Heidi A. Salts; Jason Shuetz

SAC Finance Inc. vs Blaze Branson

Personal Finance Company vs Jannan L. Decarli

LVNV Funding LLC vs Bruce Bond


State vs Edward Hansen, 54: Failure to take deer to check in station, use of private land without consent

State vs Michael W. Hendrickson, 37: Battery on person less than 14 years old

State vs Ronnie D. Deetz, 40: Driving while suspended, Possession of marijuana, Possession of paraphernalia, Operating vehicle without financial responsibility

Domestic Relations

Hannah Boles vs James Boles Jr. - no children

Marriage Licenses

The following applications were filed December 7-27, 2018:

Obenson Sillon, 20, Brazil, and Michela Chassagne, 26, of Indianapolis

Adrianna Christine Simmons, 25, and Caleb Matthew Whitt, 26, both of Brazil

Edilmar Perez Vazquez, 39, and Cambria Dale Perez, 33, both of Brazil

Christa Marie Hutcheson, 22, and Justin Allen Stephenson, 29, both of Brazil

William Oris Barnett Jr., 59, and Jacqueline Grace Rominger, 54, both of Brazil

Mortgage Foreclosure

Bank of America vs Justin W. James, Gwen M. James, United States of America