Murder case tops superior court trial list
by Staff Report
Nov 16, 2013 | 2937 views | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Criminal trials will begin Monday in Bartow County Superior Court.

The office of Cherokee Judicial Circuit District Attorney Rosemary Greene released this week the top cases expected to sound in the courtrooms of Judge David Smith and Judge Carey Nelson.

The priority cases selected first for jury trial are listed in no particular order.

For Judge David Smith’s courtroom, the priority criminal cases are:

• Keon Mickens — obstruction of a law enforcement officer and battery.

• Derrick Michael Tucker — possession of marijuana with intent to distribute in violation of the Georgia Controlled Substance Act.

• Anthony Miguilluis Banks — riot in penal institution, robbery by sudden snatching, simple assault and theft by taking.

• Darrell Eugene Brock — two counts of child molestation.

• Roger Dale Brown Jr. — trafficking in methamphetamine or amphetamine, possession of a schedule II controlled substance, two counts of possession of firearm during commission of a felony, felony theft by receiving stolen property, obstruction of an officer, driving while license suspended and two counts of possession of firearm by convicted felon.

• Keon Jerome Mickens — battery.

• Preston Monte Matthews — criminal trespass.

• Garison Thomas Boston — illegal substances near schools, illegal substances within 1,000 feet of a park, sale of marijuana, influencing witness and terroristic threats.

• Lonna Marie Stinard — illegal substances near schools, illegal substances within 1,000 feet of a park, sale of marijuana, influencing witness.

• Deangelo Rodriquez Milligan — entering an automobile, obstruction of an officer and prowling.

• James Murrell Wright — entering an automobile, obstruction of an officer, driving without a license and prowling.

• David Roger Williams — possession of hydrocodone with intent to distribute in violation of the Georgia Controlled Substance Act, possession of testosterone propionate with intent to distribute in violation of GCSA, possession of testosterone enanthate with intent to distribute in violation of GCSA, possession of boldenone undecylenate with intent to distribute in violation of GCSA, improper lane change and expired or no license plate or decal.

For Judge Carey Nelson’s courtroom, the priority criminal cases are:

• Herbert Drews — murder.

• Jensen Clifford Hovarth — aggravated battery.

• Steven Irving Wallace — kidnapping.

• Gregory Wilkey — riot.

Court convenes at 9 a.m. Monday.