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Nelson Circuit Court sentencings from March 22

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By Staff

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.

Sara K. Burgin, 36, of Louisville, was sentenced to two years and one day in prison for first-degree possession of a controlled substance (meth), 12 months in jail for possession of drug paraphernalia, 45 days in jail for possession of marijuana, two years and one day in prison for first-degree possession of a controlled substance (cocaine), and two years and one day for first-degree possession of a controlled substance (opiates). Sentences shall be served concurrently and concurrently with a Jefferson County case. Burgin’s motion for probation was denied. On or about Sept. 10, Burgin possessed meth, cocaine, opiates, marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

David Allen Hamilton, 51, of Bardstown, was sentenced to one year in prison for first-degree possession of a controlled substance. Hamilton was granted probation for a period of three years following set conditions, including obtaining a substance abuse assessment. On or Jan. 26, Hamilton possessed meth.

Jacob K. Mattingly, 31, of Bardstown, was sentenced to one year in prison for first-degree possession of a controlled substance. The sentence shall be served consecutively with other Nelson County cases. Mattingly was granted probation for a period of three years following set conditions, including obtaining substance abuse assessment. On or about Dec. 5, Mattingly possessed fentanyl.

Jacob K. Mattingly, 31, of Bardstown, 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 45 days in jail for possession of marijuana. Sentences shall be served concurrently, but consecutively with other Nelson County cases. Mattingly was granted probation for a period of three years following set conditions, including obtaining substance abuse assessment. On or about Aug. 24, Mattingly possessed meth, drug paraphernalia and marijuana.

Jacob K. Mattingly, 31, of Bardstown, 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 45 days in jail for possession of marijuana. Sentences shall be served concurrently, but consecutively with other Nelson County cases. Mattingly was granted probation for a period of three years following set conditions, including obtaining substance abuse assessment. On or about Jan. 2, Mattingly possessed morphine sulfate, drug paraphernalia and marijuana.

James Robert Montgomery, 65, of Bardstown, was sentenced to three years in prison for receiving stolen property under $10,000 and three years in prison for first-degree criminal mischief. Montgomery was granted probation for a period of five years or until restitution is paid in full, whichever occurs later. Montgomery was also set to serve 20 days in the Nelson County Jail beginning April 21. On or about June 26, Montgomery received, retained or disposed of a stolen 1988 Ford F700 truck and damaged another person’s property.

Beau B. Staten, 30, of Lexington, was sentenced to two years in prison for possession of a controlled substance (meth), two years in prison for possession of a controlled substance (fentanyl), and 12 months in jail for possession of drug paraphernalia. Sentences shall be served concurrently. Staten was granted probation for a period of three years following set conditions, including enrolling in and completing substance abuse counseling. On or about Aug. 18, Staten possessed meth, fentanyl and drug paraphernalia.

Alex Terry Todd, 26, of Boston, was sentenced to two years in prison for first-degree possession of a controlled substance. On or about Nov. 11, Todd possessed meth. Todd was granted probation for a period of three years following set conditions, including no new offenses.