The following actions were taken in Lake County Trial Court the week ending July 9, 2013: Steven Duane Allen, 42, of Cassopolis, was arraigned on a charge of possession of a controlled substance-marijuana. A pretrial was scheduled for July 11 at 10 a.m. Bond of $3,500, ten percent was posted. Brian Louis Caron, 34, of Reed City, was arraigned on a charge of domestic violence. A pretrial was scheduled for July 25 at 2 p.m. Bond of $500 was posted with a condition of no contact with the victim. Michael Andre Dukes, 52, of Idlewild, was arraigned on a charge of criminal sexual conduct-second, multiple variables. A preliminary examination was scheduled for July 12 at 1:30 p.m. Bond was set at $25,000, cash or surety. Derek Scott Frantz, 31, of Baldwin, was arraigned on a charge of trespassing. A pretrial was scheduled for July 25, 2013 at 9 a.m. Bond of $2,500, ten percent, and a condition of no contact with the victim was posted. Anthony Santenio Holmes Jr., 24, of Idlewild, was arraigned on charges of domestic violence, home invasion-second degree and possession of a controlled substance-non narcotic. A preliminary examination was scheduled for July 12, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. Bond was set at $15,000, ten percent with a condition of no contact with the victim and no entry to the residence. Donald Edward Hayes, 44, of Baldwin, pleaded guilty to a charge of delivery/manufacture of a controlled substance. Sentencing was scheduled for July 29, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. Charges of delivery/manufacture of a controlled substance/ 5-45 KGS marijuana, and weapons-felony firearm were dismissed. Bond was continued. Brian Gregory Hyatt, 23, of Baldwin, was arraigned on charges of operating a motor vehicle without security and improper plates. A pretrial was scheduled for July 11, 2013 at 10 a.m. The defendant was free on personal recognizance bond. Russell Jones 53, of Idlewild, was bound over to Circuit Court on two charges of resisting and obstructing a police officer and a charge of possession of a controlled substance-marijuana. Bond was continued. Gary Dean MacCune, 22, of Branch, pleaded guilty to a charge of breaking and entering-a building with intent. Sentencing was scheduled for July 30, 2013. A charge of possession of burglar tools was dismissed. Steve Anthony Maka, 47, of Marne, was arraigned on a charge of assault/assault and battery. A pretrial was scheduled for July 11, 2013 at 2 p.m. Bond of $5,000, ten percent was posted with a condition of no contact with the victim. Tamond Jamall Meeks, 19, of Baldwin, was arraigned on charges of trespass and purchase/consumption/possession of alcohol by a minor. A pretrial was scheduled for July 25, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. Bond of $2,500, ten percent with a condition of no contact with the victim was posted. Patrick Gene Poore, 42, of Baldwin, pleaded guilty to four charges of home invasion-second degree and three charges of habitual offender-fourth offense notice. Sentencing is scheduled for July 30, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. Randy Lee Pontz, 44, of Baldwin, was arraigned on a charge of domestic violence. A pretrial was scheduled for July 11, 2013 at 9 a.m. The defendant was free on personal recognizance bond. Kimberleigh Michelle Pree, 25, of Tustin, was arraigned on a charge of assault/assault and battery. A pretrial was scheduled for July 11, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. Bond of $3,500, ten percent with a condition of no contact with the victim, was posted. Chad Everett Rothig, 38, of Luther, was arraigned on charges of sex offender-failure to comply with report duties. A preliminary examination was scheduled for July 16, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. Bond of $2,500, ten percent was posted. Santana Lynn Stone, 27, of Baldwin, was arraigned on charges of driving while license suspended/allowing a suspended person to operate-second subsequent offense and retail fraud-third degree. A notice of criminal plea was scheduled for July 9, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. The defendant is free on personal recognizance bond with the condition of no entry to Wesco. Robert Martin VanVuuren, 26, of Free Soil, was arraigned on a charge of driving while license suspended/allowing a suspended person to operate-second subsequent offense. A pretrial was scheduled for July 11, 2013 at 2 p.m. Bond of $5,000, ten percent was posted. Alesia Ann Wisniewski, 54, of Reed City, was arraigned on a charge of criminal sexual conduct-state prisoner. A preliminary examination was scheduled for July 22, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. Matthew Ryan Zierke, 26, of Tustin, was arraigned on a charge of assault/assault and battery. A pretrial was scheduled for July 11, 2013 at 2 p.m. Bond of $ 3,500, ten percent with a condition of no contact with the victim was posted. The following actions were taken in Lake County Trial Court the week ending July 15, 2013: Steven Duane Allen, 42, of Cassopolis, had a charge of possession of a controlled substance-marijuana dismissed.  

The following actions were taken in Lake County Trial Court the week ending July 9, 2013:

  Steven Duane Allen, 42, of Cassopolis, was arraigned on a charge of possession of a controlled substance-marijuana. A pretrial was scheduled for July 11 at 10 a.m. Bond of $3,500, ten percent was posted.

  Brian Louis Caron, 34, of Reed City, was arraigned on a charge of domestic violence. A pretrial was scheduled for July 25 at 2 p.m. Bond of $500 was posted with a condition of no contact with the victim.

  Michael Andre Dukes, 52, of Idlewild, was arraigned on a charge of criminal sexual conduct-second, multiple variables. A preliminary examination was scheduled for July 12 at 1:30 p.m. Bond was set at $25,000, cash or surety.

  Derek Scott Frantz, 31, of Baldwin, was arraigned on a charge of trespassing. A pretrial was scheduled for July 25, 2013 at 9 a.m. Bond of $2,500, ten percent, and a condition of no contact with the victim was posted.

  Anthony Santenio Holmes Jr., 24, of Idlewild, was arraigned on charges of domestic violence, home invasion-second degree and possession of a controlled substance-non narcotic. A preliminary examination was scheduled for July 12, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. Bond was set at $15,000, ten percent with a condition of no contact with the victim and no entry to the residence.

  Donald Edward Hayes, 44, of Baldwin, pleaded guilty to a charge of delivery/manufacture of a controlled substance. Sentencing was scheduled for July 29, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. Charges of delivery/manufacture of a controlled substance/ 5-45 KGS marijuana, and weapons-felony firearm were dismissed. Bond was continued.

  Brian Gregory Hyatt, 23, of Baldwin, was arraigned on charges of operating a motor vehicle without security and improper plates. A pretrial was scheduled for July 11, 2013 at 10 a.m. The defendant was free on personal recognizance bond.

  Russell Jones 53, of Idlewild, was bound over to Circuit Court on two charges of resisting and obstructing a police officer and a charge of possession of a controlled substance-marijuana. Bond was continued.

  Gary Dean MacCune, 22, of Branch, pleaded guilty to a charge of breaking and entering-a building with intent. Sentencing was scheduled for July 30, 2013. A charge of possession of burglar tools was dismissed.

  Steve Anthony Maka, 47, of Marne, was arraigned on a charge of assault/assault and battery. A pretrial was scheduled for July 11, 2013 at 2 p.m. Bond of $5,000, ten percent was posted with a condition of no contact with the victim.

  Tamond Jamall Meeks, 19, of Baldwin, was arraigned on charges of trespass and purchase/consumption/possession of alcohol by a minor. A pretrial was scheduled for July 25, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. Bond of $2,500, ten percent with a condition of no contact with the victim was posted.

  Patrick Gene Poore, 42, of Baldwin, pleaded guilty to four charges of home invasion-second degree and three charges of habitual offender-fourth offense notice. Sentencing is scheduled for July 30, 2013 at 1:30 p.m.

  Randy Lee Pontz, 44, of Baldwin, was arraigned on a charge of domestic violence. A pretrial was scheduled for July 11, 2013 at 9 a.m. The defendant was free on personal recognizance bond.

  Kimberleigh Michelle Pree, 25, of Tustin, was arraigned on a charge of assault/assault and battery. A pretrial was scheduled for July 11, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. Bond of $3,500, ten percent with a condition of no contact with the victim, was posted.

  Chad Everett Rothig, 38, of Luther, was arraigned on charges of sex offender-failure to comply with report duties. A preliminary examination was scheduled for July 16, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. Bond of $2,500, ten percent was posted.

  Santana Lynn Stone, 27, of Baldwin, was arraigned on charges of driving while license suspended/allowing a suspended person to operate-second subsequent offense and retail fraud-third degree. A notice of criminal plea was scheduled for July 9, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. The defendant is free on personal recognizance bond with the condition of no entry to Wesco.

  Robert Martin VanVuuren, 26, of Free Soil, was arraigned on a charge of driving while license suspended/allowing a suspended person to operate-second subsequent offense. A pretrial was scheduled for July 11, 2013 at 2 p.m. Bond of $5,000, ten percent was posted.

  Alesia Ann Wisniewski, 54, of Reed City, was arraigned on a charge of criminal sexual conduct-state prisoner. A preliminary examination was scheduled for July 22, 2013 at 1:30 p.m.

  Matthew Ryan Zierke, 26, of Tustin, was arraigned on a charge of assault/assault and battery. A pretrial was scheduled for July 11, 2013 at 2 p.m. Bond of $ 3,500, ten percent with a condition of no contact with the victim was posted.

 The following actions were taken in Lake County Trial Court the week ending July 15, 2013:

  Steven Duane Allen, 42, of Cassopolis, had a charge of possession of a controlled substance-marijuana dismissed.