Wood County Circuit Court
PARKERSBURG — The following cases appeared in Wood County Circuit Court on July 29:
* David Allen Bayless, of Parkersburg, pleaded guilty Monday to an information containing a charge of receiving or transferring a stolen vehicle. His sentencing is scheduled for Oct. 3.
* Michael Lee Barker, of Vienna, was sentenced on charges of possession of a controlled substance and child neglect creating risk of serious injury or death. He was sentenced to one to five years in prison on each count, to be served concurrently, and the sentences were suspended for 15 years of supervised release. He was ordered to register for 10 years with the West Virginia State Police child abuse and neglect registry and assessed court costs.