Panhandle – On Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, three pleas took place in Carson County, Texas.
Luke Inman, the District Attorney for the 100th Judicial District, assisted by Scott Sherwood, prosecuted the cases for the State of Texas with the Honorable Judge Stuart Messer presiding.
A total of $500 in fines was assessed as a result of the pleas that took place on Sept. 26. In addition to the fines, the defendants were required to pay a total of $1,656 in court costs.
1. Collin Ray Cross was convicted and sentenced to ten years in the Institutional Division of TDCJ for the second degree felony offense of sexual assault of a child and the third degree felony offense of indecency with a child.
Cross, 21-year-old resident of Panhandle, was arrested in Carson County on July 21, 2014 for the offense that took place July 10, 2014.
Cross plead to an information filed by the State on Sept. 26, 2014. Pursuant to the plea agreement, Cross is required to pay $1,280 in and court costs.
2. Pamela Ann Klinekole was placed on probation for a period of two years for the Class A Misdemeanor offense of assault family violence. Klinekole pleaded guilty and was placed on deferred adjudication for the offense.
Klinekole, 40-year-old resident of Wellington, was arrested in Collingsworth County for the offense that took place Sept. 3, 2014, and plead to an information filed by the State on Sept. 23, 2014.
Pursuant to the plea agreement, Klinekole is required to pay a $500 fine to Collingsworth County, $376 in court costs and complete 100 hours of community service. If Klinekole violates probation, she could face up to one year in the County Jail.