Martha’s Vineyard District Court Report

January 8, 2010

Samuel G. Arruda, West Tisbury; DOB 1/10/85, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon: one year pretrial probation.

Matthew Hannigan, Edgartown; DOB 8/25/75, improper use of credit card over $250: guilty – six months in the house of corrections committed, must pay $90 VW.

Elizabeth M. Jacobs, West Tisbury; DOB 5/27/92, OUI-liquor or .08%: continued without finding for one year, must attend driver alcohol education program and pay program fee, $250 state fee, 45-day loss of license, must pay $50 VDD, $50 VW, and $65 PSF; negligent operation of motor vehicle: dismissed at the request of the Commonwealth; marked lanes violation: not responsible; failure to stop/yield: not responsible; possession of liquor by person under 21: continued without finding for one year.

Justin Davis LaRue, Tisbury; DOB 10/6/80, unlicensed operation of motor vehicle: to be dismissed upon payment of $50 court cost; unregistered motor vehicle: not responsible; uninsured motor vehicle: dismissed at the request of the Commonwealth.

Edward A. Voorhees, Vineyard Haven; DOB 12/11/64, OUI-liquor or .08%: dismissed at the request of the Commonwealth; OUI-drugs (not specified); dismissed at the request of the Commonwealth; negligent operation of motor vehicle: one year probation, must pay $250 HIF, $50 VW, $50 PSF and complete 24 hours of community service; speeding in violation of special regulation: not responsible; marked lanes violation: not responsible.

Christine Weston, Edgartown; DOB 3/20/61, OUI-liquor or .08%: continued without finding for one year, must attend driver alcohol education program and pay program fee, $250 state fee, 45-day loss of license, must pay $250 HIF, $50 VDD, $50 VW, and $65 PSF; marked lanes violation: not responsible.

January 13, 2010

James Mickles, Edgartown; DOB 3/18/89, rape: Nolle Prosequi (state declined to prosecute); a second charge of rape: (Nolle Prosequi (state declined to prosecute); a third charge of rape: (Nolle Prosequi (state declined to prosecute); indecent assault and battery on a person 14 or over: Nolle Prosequi (state declined to prosecute); threat to commit a crime: Nolle Prosequi (state declined to prosecute).