COURT NEWS March 18-22, 2019

Friday, March 29, 2019


Superior Court

The following case filings were reported in Clay Superior Court during March 18-22, 2019:


Board of Commissioners of Clay County vs Wiper Corporation, Christina Fournier, Rebecca Franz

Capital One Bank USA vs Chandler I. Downing

Discover Bank vs David H. Beckes

Synchrony Bank vs Jay Riddell


State vs Tamara C. Bryan, 40: Possession of a controlled substance

State vs Lloyd R. Grimes, 36: Possession of methamphetamine

State vs Jamie L. Kimsey, 41: Unauthorized entry of a motor vehicle

State vs Cody Hicks, 29: Battery

State vs Nikki N. Robinson, 40: Driving while suspended, Operating a vehicle with an ACE of .08 or more

State vs Adam W. McManus, 27: Operating a vehicle while intoxicated

State vs Linda R. Chiles, 58: Strangulation, Resisting law enforcement, Battery, Disorderly conduct

Domestic Relations

Rebekah D. Santiago vs Simon Santiago - with children

Tharon L. McDonald, vs Connie J. McDonald - with children

Small Claims

Clay County School Corporation vs Francisco Martinez; Lottie and Michael Mecila; Shane and Jamie Metz; Matthew Mienheartt; James and Roberta LaBaume; Rebecca Bockting; Darwin and Barbara Laswell; Kahleah Lawler; Melissa and Mike Littlejohn; Teresa Luke; Shane and Carrie Minnick; Chris Thomas; Suzzane Shaffer; Lisa Jenkins; Neallean Milner; Aleandrea Montgomery; Robert Moore; Steve Moore; Amanda Morris (x2)

Vinod Gupta vs Jill Hagen, Ashley Albright

Riddell National Bank vs James M. Hodge

Mortgage Foreclosure

Wells Fargo Bank vs Unknown heirs and/or devisees: Angela Morgan, Anna Mingus, K. E. Garrison, Kenneth E. Garrison, Scott Garrison, Estate of Kenneth E. Garrison

Circuit Court

The following case filings were reported in Clay Circuit Court during March 18-22, 2019:


Absolute Resolutions Innvestments LLC vs Doug Scherb

First Financial Bank vs Brenda C. Dickison, Chelcy R. Waddell

Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC vs Sarah E. Tague


State vs Amanda J. Bowers, 37: Assisting a criminal, False informing

State vs Denton K. Pate, 51: Unlawful possession of syringe

State vs Jeremy R. Gilbert, 40: Possession of methamphetamine, Possession of paraphernalia

State vs Craig C. Williams, 27: Driving while suspended

State vs John D. Pastrick, 25: Operating a motor vehicle without ever receiving a license

State vs Joseph F. Megali, 60: Possession of methamphetamine, Unlawful possession of syringe, Possession of a controlled substance, Possession of paraphernalia

State vs Doris D. Craig, 28: Driving while suspended, Operating a motor vehicle without financial responsibility, Failure to yield right of way at the intersection

State vs Sade M. Reberger, 18: Theft

State vs Brooklyn N. Akers Williams, 29: Theft (x2)

State vs William L. Holt, 51: Intimidation

Domestic Relations

Kayla Lewicki vs Joshua Lewicki - with children

Marriage Licenses

The following marriage license applications were filed at the Clay County Courthouse:

James Russell Bailey, 42, and Dianne Lynn Martin, 44, both of Brazil

Jason Don Keyt, 37, and Kerri Rebecca James, 33, both of Harmony/Brazil

Connie Marie Wakaluk, 35, of Manitoba, Canada, and Curtis James Robison, 37, of Brazil

Mortgage Foreclosure

First Guaranty Mortgage Corporation vs Shari L. Hawkins AKA Shari Hawkins, State of Indiana Department of Revenue