Wood Circuit Court
PARKERSBURG — The following cases were handled recently in Wood County Circuit Court:
* Brian D. Wise, 35, 905 14th St., Parkersburg, pleaded guilty before Judge Robert Waters to possession of a controlled substance and destruction of property. Motions were made for alternative sentencing, and a pre-sentence investigation was ordered. Sentencing is set for 11 a.m. Nov. 15.
* Herbert Leon Mahar III, 21 Royal Gardens Court, Apt. 4, Mineral Wells, had a trial set for Dec. 14 before Judge J.D. Beane. Mahar was indicted on charges of malicious assault, leaving the scene of a crash causing bodily injury and third-offense shoplifting. A status hearing will be held 9 a.m. Dec. 9.
* William Addison Brooks III, 41, 1108 Fourth Ave., Parkersburg, had a trial set for Dec. 14 before Judge J.D. Beane. Brooks was indicted on one count of second-degree sexual assault, two counts of sexual abuse and three counts of first-degree sexual abuse by a parent, guardian or person of trust from March 2019. A status hearing will be held 9 a.m. Dec. 9.
* Jarrod M. File, 1109 36th St., 41, 1109 36th St. Parkersburg, pleaded guilty before Waters to conspiracy to commit a felony. Motions were made for alternative sentencing and a pre-sentencing investigation ordered. Sentencing is set for 10 a.m. Nov. 15.
* Nickea B. Leadmon, 25, 1100 George St., Parkersburg, pleaded guilty before Judge Jason Wharton to three counts of fraudulent use of an access device. Motions were made for alternative sentencing and a deferral of sentence. Sentencing is set for 10:30 a.m. Nov. 10.
* Mark Jason Brown, 1203 Mary St., Parkersburg, had trial set before Wharton for Nov. 16. Brown was indicted on one count of burglary, one count of grand larceny and six counts wanton endangerment with a firearm. A status hearing is set for 9 a.m. Nov. 9.
* Lindsey R. Quick, 32, 5324 Sandhill Road, Coolville, pleaded guilty before Beane to petit larceny and was sentenced to one year in state prison with a credit of 32 days for time served. The sentence was suspended, and Quick was given two years of probation. He was also ordered to pay $172 in court costs and a $5 monthly probation fee.
* James Robert Kipe, 30, homeless, pleaded guilty to burglary before Beane. Sentencing is set 10 a.m. Nov. 4.