Press-Republican

November 26, 2013

Sentences handed down


Press-Republican

---- — PLATTSBURGH — Numerous felony offenders were sentenced recently in Clinton County Court.

Sentences handed down by Judge Patrick McGill:

Colby D. Barton, 20, of West Chazy pleaded guilty to fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property and was sentenced to five years of probation and 100 hours of community service. Barton was ordered to provide a DNA sample and pay the $50 sample-collection fee. He must also pay the crime victims fee and a $300 surcharge.

Eugene W. Devins Jr., 23, of Plattsburgh pleaded guilty to second-degree forgery and was sentenced to five years of probation and 50 hours of community service. Devins must provide a DNA sample and pay the $50 sample-collection fee and $375 in surcharges.

Terrill Jewell, 32, of Pine City pleaded guilty to first-degree attempted promoting prison contraband as a second-felony offender and was given a determinate sentence of one and a half to three years of incarceration. Jewell was ordered to pay a $300 fine and a $75 surcharge.

Gerald F. Mace III, 35, an inmate of the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision, pleaded guilty to second-degree assault and was sentenced to seven years of determinate prison time with five years of post-release supervision, concurrent to the rest of his prison term. Mace is required to pay fines and surcharges totaling $375.

Angie J. McKee, 37, of Plattsburgh pleaded guilty to third-degree grand larceny and was sentenced to five years of probation and 100 hours of community service. McKee must pay $7,700 in restitution, a $375 surcharge and a crime victims fee. McKee must also provide a DNA sample and pay the $50 sample-collection fee.

Timothy Messer, 46, of Shaker Heights, Ohio, pleaded guilty to second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument and was sentenced to one year in jail. Messer was ordered to pay $325 in surcharges, provide a DNA sample and pay the associated fee.

Christopher A. Scott, 22, of Plattsburgh pleaded guilty to third-degree attempted robbery and was sentenced to one year in jail. Scott must pay $375 in surcharges, provide a DNA sample and pay the $50 sample-collection fee. His right to an appeal was waived.

Carissa Secore, 27, of Dannemora pleaded guilty to third-degree criminal mischief and was sentenced to five years of probation. Secore was ordered to pay $1,400 in restitution as well as fines and surcharges.

Sentences handed down by Judge Kevin Ryan:

Stephen J. Houghton, 25, of Plattsburgh pleaded guilty to third-degree grand larceny, third-degree burglary and petit larceny and was sentenced to one year in jail on each charge, to be served concurrently. Houghton must pay $4,859.99 in restitution, surcharges and the crime victims fee. He must provide a DNA sample and pay the $50 sample-collection fee.

Jason R. King, 35, of Plattsburgh pleaded guilty to driving while intoxicated, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, moving from a lane unsafely and petit larceny and was sentenced to one year and 90 days in jail. King was ordered to pay $1,600 in fines and $570 in mandatory surcharges. He is required to provide a DNA sample and pay the associated fee. An ignition-interlock device will be installed on his vehicle, and his right to an appeal was waived.

Mindy Metcalfe, 21, of Plattsburgh pleaded guilty to third-degree burglary and fourth-degree grand larceny and was sentenced to one and a half to four and a half years of prison on the burglary charge and one to three years of prison on the grand-larceny charge. The sentences are to be served concurrently.

Gary H. Rock, 57, of Keeseville pleaded guilty to third-degree criminal possession of a weapon and was sentenced to five years of probation. Rock must pay $375 in fees and surcharges and must undergo an evaluation.

Adam Singer, 37, of Brookfield, Conn., pleaded guilty to driving while intoxicated and first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and was sentenced to five years of probation. The judge ordered that an ignition-interlock device be installed on his vehicle and that he provide a DNA sample and pay the $50 sample-collection fee. Singer was also ordered to pay $5,570 in fines and surcharges.

— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg