1st Circuit Court – District Division Berlin – May 23


In First Circuit Court, District Division, Berlin, on Tuesday, May 23, the following cases were heard:
Britanie Laflamme, 20, PO Box 98, West Stewartstown, was charged with violating a City of Berlin ordinance for speeding on Hutchins Street which was nolle prossed.
Claire M. Edwards, 66, 488 Old Glen Ave., Berlin, was found guilty of conduct after an accident for leaving the scene of an accident at the Berlin Marketplace and was ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $248. Edwards also was ordered to pay restitution to the victim in the amount of $2,800 within 60 days of her court date and file proof of payment with the Berlin Police Department.
April Frechette, 36, 412 Goebel St., Berlin, was found guilty of unlawful possession of a controlled drug (marijuana) and was ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $434.
Shanda Christopher, 18, 20 Libby St., Gorham, was charged with unlawful possession of a controlled drug (marijuana) which was nolle prossed.
Lisia Martinez, 19, 28 Spruce St., Gorham, was found guilty of unlawful possession of a controlled drug (marijuana) and was ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $434.

First Circuit Court, District Division, Berlin, on May 31

In First Circuit Court, District Division, Berlin, on Wednesday, May 31, the following cases were heard:
Gerald Sayers, 53, PO Box 3417, Concord, was charged with issuing a bad check, which was nolle prossed.
Timothy N. Chaloux, 54, 331 Cedar Pond Drive, Milan, was found guilty of unlawful possession of a controlled drug, marijuana, and was ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $434. A charge of unlawful transportation of a control drug was nolle prossed.
Kimberly Veno, 28, 591 Rockingham St., Berlin, was found guilty of domestic violence-simple assault-physical contact and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $670, with $620 suspended on the condition she maintains good behavior for one year and that she participates in counseling with quarterly reports on her participation provided to the state.
Ken B. Ficek, 65, 29 Lake St., Concord, was found guilty of reckless operation of a vehicle and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $980. Ficek also lost his license to operate a vehicle for 60 days. A charge of driving while intoxicated was dismissed.
Cody Chirichiello, 35, 2 Baldwin Road, Danvers, Mass., was found guilty of driving while intoxicated and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $620, and to complete the Impaired Driver Care Management Program within 30 days of his conviction. Chirichiello also lost his license to operate a motor vehicle for nine months with the opportunity to petition the court for early reinstatement after three months.
Owen Beals, 17, 11 Gorham Heights Road, Gorham, was found guilty of reckless operation of a motor vehicle and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $620. Beals also lost his license for 60 days. Charges of driving while intoxicated and conduct after an accident were nolle prossed.
Ronald Reaves, 56, 12 Green Street Square, Berlin, was found guilty of violating a protective order and sentenced to serve 180 days in the Coos County House of Corrections with credit for 35 days of time served, and all but 50 days of the balance suspended on the condition he maintains good behavior for one year.
Aaron Reed, 36, PO Box 615, Berlin, was found guilty of unlawful possession of a controlled drug (marijuana) and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $434.
Ronald Jean, 47, 46 High St., Berlin, was found guilty of taking a motor vehicle without the owner’s consent and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $620, which was suspended on the condition he maintains good behavior for one year. Jean also was ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $3,500 to the victim within 120 days of his court date.

1st Circuit Court – District Division Berlin – Tuesday, June 6, 2017


In First Circuit Court, District Division, Berlin, on Tuesday, June 6, the following cases were heard:
Dominic Haines, 22, 1786 Intervale Road, Bethel, Maine, was found guilty of operating a motor vehicle without a valid license and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $124 which was suspended on the condition he maintains good behavior for one year. Haines was found guilty of operating an unregistered vehicle and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $124. Haines also was found guilty of unlawful possession of a controlled drug, marijuana, and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $434. A charge of unlawful transportation of a controlled drug was nolle prossed.
Elizabeth Allino, 20, 185 Main St., Gorham, was found guilty of willful concealment for causing the cash register at Walmart to reflect a charge less than the merchant’s stated price and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $310.
Tristan Rolfe, 18, 32 Ramsay St., Berlin, was found guilty of unlawful possession of a controlled drug, marijuana, and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $434. A charge of unlawful transportation of a controlled drug was nolle prossed.
Hannah Lamarche, 31, 55 Pennacook St., Manchester, was found guilty of criminal trespass for knowingly remaining on the property of Walmart in Gorham after being served a trespass order on January 18, 2017, and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $310. Lamarche also was found guilty of willful concealment for taking merchandise from Walmart and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $310 which was suspended on the condition she maintains good behavior for one year.
Brian C. Lessard, 38, 9 Margies Way, Epsom, was found guilty of criminal trespass for remaining on private property in Berlin after being asked to leave and ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $124.

First Circuit Court, District Division, Berlin, May 10, 2017

In First Circuit Court, District Division, Berlin, on May 10, the following cases were heard:

Robert Judson, 31, 717 Lancaster St., Berlin was charged with criminal mischief which was nolle prossed.

Shontay Oliveira, 25, 250 Madison Ave., Berlin, was charged with unlawful possession of a controlled drug (marijuana) which was placed on file without a finding on the condition she maintains good behavior for one year.

Paulette Walker, 45, 396 Forbush Ave., Berlin, was charged with theft by unauthorized taking for removing $310 cash from her roommate’s property which was dismissed due to the failure of the alleged victim to appear in court.

Zachary P. Farrar, 21, 13 Fred Circle, Gorham, was charged with five counts of issuing bad checks totaling $141.33 for goods obtained at the Milan Luncheonette. All five charges were placed on file without a finding on the condition Farrar pay restitution to the Luncheonette in the amount of $141.33, which he did prior to his court date, and that he maintains good behavior for one year.

Charlene A. Merrill, 49, 13 Golden Oaks Road, Albany, was found guilty of operating her vehicle at 63 miles-per-hour in a 25-mile-per-hour zone on Hutchins Street in Berlin and was ordered to pay a fine and penalty of $275.38 with $123.48 suspended on the condition she maintains good behavior for one year. A charge of reckless operation was nolle prossed.

Duc Vo, 31, 69 Center St., Quincy, Mass., was found guilty of speeding on Route 2 in Randolph and was ordered to pay a fine of $1000. A charge of unlawful possession of a controlled drug (marijuana) was nol prossed.