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Wellington – On Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, seven pleas took place which resulted deferred adjudications.

Luke Inman, the District Attorney for the 100th Judicial District, assisted by Greg Buckley, prosecuted the cases for the State of Texas with the Honorable Judge Stuart Messer presiding.

A total of $25,000 in fines was assessed as a result of the pleas that took place on Sept. 4. In addition to the fines, the defendants were required to pay a total of $2,900 in court costs and $2,489.06 restitution.

1. Corey Deshone Curry was placed on probation for a period of four years for the second degree felony offense of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Curry pleaded guilty and was placed on deferred adjudication for the offense.

Curry, 28-year-old was arrested for the offense that took place on May 29, 2008 in Collingsworth County. Curry was indicted by a Collingsworth County Grand Jury on July 30, 2008.

Pursuant to the plea agreement, Curry is required to pay a $4,000 fine to Collingsworth County, $376 in court costs, and successfully complete 300 hours of community service. If Curry violates probation, he could face up to 20 years in the Intuitional Division of TDCJ.

2. Oviel Elissetche was placed on probation for a period of four years for the second degree felony offense of burglary of a habitation. Elissetche pleaded guilty and was placed on deferred adjudication for the offense.

Elissetche, 24-year-old was arrested for the offense that took place on March 27, 2012 in Collingsworth County. Elissetche was indicted by a Collingsworth County Grand Jury on June 27, 2012.

Pursuant to the plea agreement, Elissetche is required to pay a $2,000 fine to Collingsworth County, $376 in court costs, and successfully complete 300 hours of community service. If Elissetche violates probation, he could face up to 20 years in the Intuitional Division of TDCJ.

3. Luis Lopez was placed on probation for a period of four years for the second degree felony offense of burglary of a habitation. Lopez pleaded guilty and was placed on deferred adjudication for the offense.

Lopez, 19-year-old was arrested for the offense that took place on March 27, 2012 in Collingsworth County. Lopez was indicted by a Collingsworth County Grand Jury on June 27, 2012.

Pursuant to the plea agreement, Lopez is required to pay a $4,000 fine to Collingsworth County, $376 in court costs, and successfully complete 300 hours of community service. If Lopez violates probation, he could face up to 20 years in the Intuitional Division of TDCJ.

4. Douglas Gene Atkins was placed on probation for a period of three years for the state jail felony offense of injury to a child. Atkins pleaded guilty and was placed on deferred adjudication for the offense.

Atkins, 35-year-old resident from Wellington was arrested for the offense that took place on November 12, 2011 in Collingsworth County. Atkins was indicted by a Collingsworth County Grand Jury on June 27, 2012.

Pursuant to the plea agreement, Atkins is required to pay a $2,500 fine to Collingsworth County, $376 in court costs, and successfully complete 100 hours of community service. If Atkins violates probation, he could face up to two years in the State Jail Division of TDCJ.

5. Ricky Bradford was placed on probation for a period of three years for the state jail felony offense of theft. Bradford pleaded guilty and was placed on deferred adjudication for the offense.

Bradford, 31-year-old resident from Wellington, was arrested for the offense that took place on Aug.9, 2012 in Collingsworth County by Collingsworth County Deputy Kent Riley. Bradford pleaded guilty to a complaint filed by the State on Sept. 4, 2012.

Pursuant to the plea agreement, Bradford is required to pay a $1,500 fine to Collingsworth County, $376 in court costs, $2,349.06 restitution, and successfully complete 100 hours of community service. If Bradford violates probation, he could face up to two years in the State Jail Division of TDCJ.

6. Bradley Aaron Sanchez was placed on probation for a period of five years for the second degree felony offense of criminal solicitation of a minor. Sanchez pleaded guilty and was placed on deferred adjudication for the offense.

Sanchez, 22-year-old was arrested for the offense that took place on May 17, 2012 in Donley County after Sheriff Butch Blackburn investigated the case. Sanchez pleaded guilty to a complaint filed by the State on Aug. 31, 2012.

Pursuant to the plea agreement, Sanchez is required to pay a $1,000 fine to Donley County, $689 in court costs, and register as a sex offender. If Sanchez violates probation, he could face up to 20 years in the Intuitional Division of TDCJ.

7. Michael Gerard Binette was placed on probation for a period of ten years for the first degree felony offense of possession of a controlled substance. Binette pleaded guilty and was placed on deferred adjudication for the offense.

Binette, 39-year-old resident of Biddeford, Maine, was arrested in Carson County on Jan. 27, 2011, by DPS Trooper Trevor Dillard and was indicted by a Carson County Grand Jury on March 1, 2012.

Pursuant to the plea agreement, Binette is required to pay a $10,000 fine to Carson County, and is also required to pay $331 in court costs, $140 restitution, and complete 400 hours of community service. If Binette violates probation, he could face up to 99 years or life in the Institutional Division of TDCJ.