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Clarendon – On Thursday, May 6, five pleas took place in the 100th Judicial District Court via the internet-based meeting app Zoom, with the Court sitting in Donley County.

Luke Inman, the District Attorney for the 100th Judicial District, along with Assistant District Attorney Harley Caudle, prosecuted the case for the State of Texas, with the Honorable Judge Stuart Messer presiding.

- Christopher Ray Weatherton, 25 of Childress, Texas, was sentenced to six years in prison for the third degree felony offense of assault family violence, enhanced.

Following his arrest on Sept. 16, 2017, Weatherton was initially placed on probation for three years on June 11, 2018. The State filed a motion asking the Court to revoke Weatherton’s probation on Oct. 1, 2020, based upon his violation of certain conditions of his probation.

At the hearing on Thursday, Weatherton admitted to violating probation, and Messer sentenced him to six years in prison.

- John Robert McAllister, 39 of Memphis, Texas, was placed on five years probation for the second degree felony offense of credit or debit card abuse against the elderly. McAllister was arrested by Memphis Police Sergeant David Yochum on Jan. 26.

McAllister was also ordered to pay a $400 fine to Hall County, $3,656.92 in restitution, $305 in court costs and complete 300 hours of community service. If his probation is revoked, McAllister faces up to 20 years in prison.

- Amanda Renee Klinekole, 43 of Childress, Texas, was placed on four years probation for the third degree felony offense of injury to a child. Klinekole was arrested by Childress Police Officer Manda Carrizales on Jan. 22.

Klinekole was also ordered to pay a $4,000 fine to Childress County, $340 in court costs and complete 200 hours of community service. If her probation is revoked, Klinekole faces up to 10 years in prison.

- Regino Martinez Gonzalez, 50 from Dallas, was placed on two years probation for the class A misdemeanor offense of possession of marijuana. Gonzalez was arrested in Carson County by DPS Trooper Micah Goodrich on Jan. 25.

Gonzalez was also ordered to pay an upfront fine of $4,000 to Carson County, $340 in court costs, $180 drug lab restitution and complete 100 hours of community service. If his probation is revoked, Gonzalez faces up to one year in the Carson County Jail.

- Orion Sidwell Greer, 30 from Columbia, Tenn., was placed on two years probation for the class A misdemeanor offense of unlawful use of a criminal instrument. Greer was arrested in Carson County by DPS Trooper David Stambaugh on Nov. 7, 2020.

Greer was also ordered to pay an upfront fine of $4,000 to Carson County, $340 in court costs, $180 drug lab restitution and complete 100 hours of community service. If his probation is revoked, Greer faces up to one year in the Carson County Jail.