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Hancock County Circuit Court Judge Timothy Coleman

Commonwealth recommends 10-year sentence during Hancock Court Motion Day

Motion day proceedings / Commonwealth recommends 10-year sentence Commonwealth Attorney Blake Chambers’ office recommended a total of 10 years in jail for Tell City, Ind. resident Steven J. Russelburg on theft and firearms charges. The court found Russelburg guilty of a charge of theft by unlawful taking for taking firearms from Nash Archery and Outdoor…

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Coleman issues bench warrants for failure to appear

  Hancock County Circuit Court Judge Timothy Coleman issued bench warrants for several people that failed to appear at the January of 2023 motion day hearings at the Hancock County Judicial Center. The list of people cited for failure to appear includes David Lamar Johnson Jr., Janae Lewis,  John J. Nelson, Jessica Sacks, Donnie  Sorrell,…

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Scroggins jailed for 12 years

Evansville, Ind. Resident Perry Michael Scroggins received a total of 12 years behind bars in three separate cases before the Hancock County court system. Hancock County Circuit Court Judge Timothy Coleman handed down the sentence during motion day proceedings on September 27, 2022, at the Hancock County Judicial Center. In the first case, Scroggins received…

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Stepro sentenced to 20 years

Hancock County Circuit Court Judge Timothy Coleman sentenced Boonville, Ind. resident Nelson W. Stepro to 20 years in prison on a charge of sodomy-first degree-victim under 12-years-of-age or serious physical injury. Coleman handed down the sentence on August 25, 2021 during the monthly Motion Day proceedings at the Hancock County Judicial Center. Stepro’s case started…

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Cole sentenced in three cases

Lewisport resident Randy Cole received a two-year jail sentence concurrent with jail time already being served on a charge of bail jumping in the first degree. He also received a 12-month probated sentence on a charge of fleeing or evading police-second degree, and a 12-month probated sentence on a charge of theft by unlawful taking…

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