Fifth District Court



The following cases were heard in Fifth District Court, according to official records:

Kate M. McNamara, 31, Jamaica Plain, Mass. Operating under the influence at Deer Isle, Aug. 31. Fined $1,000. License suspended for 90 days.

David S. Mendenhall, 67, Trenton. Operating while license suspended or revoked at Bar Harbor, Oct. 5, prior. Fined $500. Displaying fictitious vehicle certificate at Bar Harbor, Oct. 5. Fined $150.

Thomas A. Merchant, no age or address given. Failing to make oral or written accident report at Hancock, Nov. 23. Fined $150.

Lisa M. Mortellaro, 44, Milbridge. OUI at Gouldsboro, Oct. 21, one prior. Fined $700. Jail sentence for 10 days. License suspended for three years. Operating vehicle without license – conditions/restrictions at Gouldsboro, Oct. 21. Dismissed.

Heather Mullen, 26, Bucksport. Criminal mischief at Bucksport, Aug. 27. Fined $250. Restitution of $1,000.

Adam Norwood, 22, Southwest Harbor. Sale and use of drug paraphernalia at Southwest Harbor, Dec. 3. Dismissed. Possession of marijuana, up to 1¼ oz. at Southwest Harbor, Dec. 3. Fined $450.

Brian Oechslie, 31, Augusta. Theft by unauthorized taking or transfer at Franklin, Sept. 28, 2011. Jail sentence for 10 days. Restitution of $800. Disorderly conduct, offensive words, gestures at Ellsworth, April 30. Fined $400. Domestic violence assault at Ellsworth, April 30. Dismissed. Violating condition of release at Ellsworth, Aug. 23. Jail sentence for 48 hours. Violating condition of release at Franklin, Dec. 8. Jail sentence for 48 hours. Operating while license suspended or revoked at Franklin, Dec. 8, prior. Fined $500.

Dustin E. Powers, 20, Deer Isle. Motor vehicle speeding: 30+ mph over speed limit at Brooklin, Jan. 5. Fined $450.

Mandi L. Ratte, 32, North Providence, R.I. Operating vehicle without license at Aurora, March 17. Fined $150.

Courtney J. Rich, 21, Tremont. Sale and use of drug paraphernalia at Southwest Harbor, Dec. 22. Fined $350.

Nathan R. Roberts, 31, Orland. Criminal trespass at Orland, Jan. 28. Jail sentence for 48 hours. Operating vehicle without license at Orland, Jan. 28. Jail sentence for 48 hours. OUI at Orland, Jan. 28. Fined $500. Jail sentence for 48 hours. License suspended for 90 days.

Donald E. Robinson Jr., 32, Gouldsboro. Disorderly conduct, offensive words, gestures at Gouldsboro, Sept. 15. Dismissed.

Phillip C. Russell, 42, Verona Island. Operating while license suspended or revoked, at Bucksport, Nov. 1, prior. Fined $500. Jail sentence for 48 hours. Operating vehicle without license at Bucksport, Nov. 1. Fined $200.

Jason W. Simmons, 36, Palermo. Failing to notify of motor vehicle accident at Deer Isle, Oct. 24. Fined $150.

Stephen M. Smith, 32, Bucksport. OUI at Bucksport, Oct. 5. Fined $600. License suspended for 90 days. Alternative sentence program for 72 hours.

Todd Smith, 42, Swan’s Island. Negotiating a worthless instrument at Southwest Harbor, Oct. 6. Fined $150. Negotiating a worthless instrument at Southwest Harbor, Oct. 6. Fined $150. Restitution of $244.36.

James S. Soucy Jr., 26, Bangor. Trafficking in dangerous knives at Ellsworth, Sept. 30, 2011. Fined $250. Restitution of $120. Carrying concealed weapon at Ellsworth, Sept. 30, 2011. Dismissed. Unlawful possession of scheduled drug at Ellsworth, Sept. 30, 2011. Dismissed.

Eric B. St. Denis, 25, Bar Harbor. Violating condition of release at Bar Harbor, Nov. 2. Fined $300. Possession of marijuana, up to 1¼ oz. at Bar Harbor, Oct. 23. Fined $600.

Katherine Stewart, 32, Bucksport. Sale and use of drug paraphernalia at Bucksport, Dec. 17. Fined $300.

Christopher R. Sullivan, 30, Southwest Harbor. Disorderly conduct, fighting at Ellsworth, Dec. 22. Jail sentence for five days.

Phillip J. Tardiff, 50, Hancock. Possession of marijuana, up to 1¼ oz. at Ellsworth, Dec. 2. Fined $350. Sale and use of drug paraphernalia at Ellsworth, Dec. 2. Fined $300.

Steven J. Tartaglia, 37, Hampden. Failing to make oral or written accident report at Dedham, Jan. 10. Dismissed. OUI at Dedham, Jan. 10. Fined $500. License suspended for 90 days.

Cheryl A. Valley, 56, Bar Harbor. Domestic violence assault at Franklin, Sept. 17. Fined $300. Jail sentence for 60 days, all but five days suspended. One year probation. Violating condition of release at Bar Harbor, Oct. 10. Jail sentence for five days. Violating condition of release at Bar Harbor, Sept. 27. Jail sentence for five days. Violating condition of release at Bar Harbor, Nov. 16. Jail sentence for five days.

Jeremy Ward, 25, Seal Cove. False registration of deer at Tremont, Nov. 30. Fined $300. Illegal transportation of animal or bird at Tremont, Nov. 30. Fined $100.

John D. Wood, 45, Machiasport. Wholesaling seafood without supplemental license at Corea, Jan. 10. Fined $200.

Craig A. Woodard, 22, Bucksport. Domestic violence assault at Orland, Jan. 27. Dismissed.

Tony A. Woodward, 44, Lagrange. Theft by unauthorized taking or transfer at Bucksport, July 30, 2011. Dismissed.

Meredith A. Wullen, 33, Trenton. Failing to notify of motor vehicle accident at Franklin, Dec. 9. Dismissed. OUI at Franklin, Dec. 9. Fined $500. License suspended for 90 days. Restitution of $200.

Jason Zanke, 39, Stonington. Hunting with firearms/crossbow without hunter orange at Swan’s Island, Nov. 23. Fined $100.

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