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Nelson Circuit Court sentencings from Jan. 18, 2018

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The following people were sentenced recently in Nelson Circuit Court. All had previously entered a plea of guilty or had been found guilty during a criminal trial.

Jason B. Cambron, 44, of Bardstown, was sentenced to three years in prison for first-degree fleeing and evading police and 12 months in jail for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence (third offense). Sentences shall be served concurrently. Cambron was granted probation for a period of five years following set conditions, including no new offenses and serve 40 days in the Nelson County Jail. In July, Cambron was indicted for disobeying a direction to stop given by a police officer while operating a motor vehicle under the influence, operating a vehicle under the influence after having been twice convicted of the offense, driving in a reckless manner, speeding and possessing an open alcoholic beverage container in a motor vehicle on or about June 27.

Barbara L. Cawthorn, 40, of Fort Meyers, Fla., was sentenced to 12 months in jail for non-support. Cawthorn was conditionally discharged for a period of two years following set conditions, including no new offenses.  On or about Aug. 1, 2011, through Nov. 30, 2014, Cawthorn failed to provide support resulting in an arrearage of $3,005.37.

Charles J. Green, 36, of Bardstown, was sentenced to 12 months in jail for second-degree wanton endangerment, 90 days in jail for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence (third offense), a fine of $500 for failure of owner to maintain required insurance and a fine of $100 for no motorcycle operator’s license. Sentences shall be served concurrently. Green was conditionally discharged for a period of two years following set conditions, including serve 90 days in the Nelson County Jail. On or about May 30, Green operated a motor vehicle in a reckless manner while Deputy A.J. Lewis was in a vehicle on the roadway, colliding with Lewis. Green also operated his vehicle while under the influence, did not have insurance on the vehicle he was operating and did not have a license.

Charles R. Hood, 25, of Bloomfield, was sentenced to two years in prison for two counts of first-degree possession of a controlled substance and 12 months in jail for possession of drug paraphernalia. Sentences shall be served concurrently. Hood was granted probation for a period of three years following set conditions, including no new offenses. On or about Aug. 14, Hood unlawfully possessed meth and drug paraphernalia.

David Shane Hutchins, 45, city not listed, was sentenced to one year in prison for first-degree possession of a controlled substance, 12 months in jail for possession of drug paraphernalia, and 12 months in jail for endangering the welfare of a minor. Sentences shall be served concurrently. Hutchins was granted probation for a period of three years following set conditions, including no new offenses. On or about Nov. 8, Hutchins unlawfully possessed meth and drug paraphernalia and failed to exercise reasonable diligence to prevent a child from becoming neglected.

Robert Dale Kidd, 37, of Shepherdsville, was sentenced to five years in prison for complicity to receiving stolen property. Kidd was granted probation for a period of five years following set conditions, including no new offenses. On or about March 6, Kidd, either acting alone or concert with others, received, retained or disposed of several tools and copper belonging to another person.

Tanya Renee Mendoza, 33, of Cox’s Creek, was sentenced to five years in prison for theft by unlawful taking. Mendoza was granted probation for a period of five years following set conditions, including no new offenses. On or about March 2, Mendoza unlawfully took money belonging to another person.

Justin Mullins, 23, of Louisville, was sentenced to one year in prison for bail jumping. Sentence shall be served consecutively with another Nelson Circuit Court case. Mullins was granted probation for a period of three years following set conditions, including no new offenses. On or about July 21, Mullins failed to appear for his pre-trial conference in Nelson Circuit Court.

Justin E. Mullins, 23, of Louisville, was sentenced to two years in prison for receiving stolen property. Sentence shall be served consecutively with another Nelson Circuit Court Case. Mullins was granted probation for a period of three years following set conditions, including no new offenses. On or about Sept. 10, 2016, Mullins received, retained or disposed of a 1998 Honda Accord belonging to another person.

Christopher T. Yates, 36, of Mount Eden, was sentenced to one year in prison for first-degree possession of a controlled substance, 12 months in jail for possession of drug paraphernalia, and 90 days in jail for giving an officer a false name. Sentences shall be served concurrently. Yates was granted probation for a period of three years following set conditions, including no new conditions. On or about Aug. 4, Yates knowingly and unlawfully possessed meth and drug paraphernalia and gave Officer Brad Carrico a false name or address.

Thomas J. Mudd, 53, homeless, was sentenced to one year in prison for theft by unlawful taking and 30 days in jail for third-degree criminal mischief. Sentences shall be served concurrently. Mudd was granted probation for a period of three years following set conditions, including enroll in and complete a substance abuse counseling program. On or about July 9, Mudd unlawfully took a zero-turn lawnmower belonging to another person and damaged property.