Guilty pleas, revocations, sentences meted out
by MAC OVERTON
Dec 22, 2013 | 757 views | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Five felony guilty pleas and three motions to revoke probation were heard in 115th District Court in Gilmer this week, with Judge Lauren Parish presiding.

Three of the guilty pleas were by Brandon Jean St. Claire, 34, Gilmer, for driing while intoxicated with a child passenger, a state jail felony.

He received two years, probated for five years, on each count, to run concurrently. He was also fined $2,500, court costs and other charges, and odered to do 300 hours of community service. His driver’s license is suspended for one year, and he must use a Guardian Interlock on his vehicle for half the probation period.

St. Claire must also spend six weekends in the Upshur County Jail within six months.

Upshur County District Attorney Billy Byrd was prosecutor, and Dwight Brannon was defense attorney.

Other guilty pleas included:

• Joshua Alexander Graves, 20, Gilmer, burlary of a building, a state jail felony, for which he received 12 months in a state jail. His probation ws also revoked for evading arrest/detention with a vehicle, a state jail felony. For that, he received 18 months in a state jail. The sentences will be served concurrently.

The case was prosecuted by Assistant District Attorney Natalie Miller, with Matthew Patton as defense attorney.

• Charles A. Dessomes III, 53, Ore City, possession of methamphetamine, a state jail felony. He received a year in a state jail. Ms. Miller was prosecutor, and Barry Wallace was defense attorney.

Other motions to revoke probation included:

• Scott Guy Cagle, 50, Kilgore, possession of methamphetamine, a state jail felony. He received a year in a state jail. Ms. Miller was prosecutor, and Brandon Winn was defense attorney.

• Adam Cohagen Clamp, 30, Gilmer, possession of a controlled substance-phencyclidine, a second-degree felony. He received eight years in prison. Ms. Miller prosecuted the case, and Matthew Patton was defense attorney.

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