Circuit court hears three cases

PARKERSBURG – Three hearings took place Friday in Wood County Circuit Court.

* Joshua Paul Adams, 21, 821 18th St., Vienna, was sentenced by Judge Robert Waters after his November plea to two charges. On the charges of delivery of a controlled substance, marijuana, he was sentenced to consecutive terms of one to five years in prison suspended for three years probation to be served consecutively. He was indicted by the September 2012 grand jury.

* Whitli Rachelle Brown, 24, 1701 Park St., Parkersburg, was reinstated to probation by Waters after successfully completing the drug court program. She was sentenced to one to 10 years with credit for 443 days served suspended for two years probation for a charge of entering without breaking, a lesser included offense to the charge of burglary from a March 2007 indictment.

* Derrick Shane Riggs, 23, 1509 Beaver St., Parkersburg, was granted a motion by Judge J.D. Beane to release him from home confinement to parole.