8 years ago

Memphis – On Monday, June 17, 2013, four pleas took place which resulted in two convictions and two deferred adjudications.

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

1. Kevin Ray Kirkham was convicted for the third degree felony offense of possession of a controlled substance. Kirkham pleaded guilty for the offense that took place on March 13, 2012 and was sentenced to nine years in the Institutional Division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

Kirkham, 44-year- old resident of Pampa, was arrested by Carson County Sheriff’s Office Deputy J.C. Blackburn and pleaded guilty to an information filed by the State on Sept. 26, 2012.

Pursuant to the plea agreement, Kirkham is required to pay a $1,000 fine, $365 in court costs to Carson County, and $140 lab fee.

2. Courtney Gaylia Selby was placed on probation for a period of two years for the state jail felony offense of forgery. Selby pleaded guilty and was placed on deferred adjudication for the offense.

Selby, 20-year-old resident of Childress, was arrested in Childress County for the offense that took place Nov. 23, 2012. Selby was indicted by a Childress County Grand Jury on March 19, 2013.
Pursuant to the plea agreement, Selby is required to pay a $250 fine to Childress County, $385.50 in court costs, $285 restitution, and successfully complete 100 hours of community service. If

Selby violates probation, she could face up to two years in the State Jail Division of the TDCJ.

3. Carey Ray Thompson was convicted for the third degree felony offense of assault against a public servant. Thompson pleaded guilty for the offense that took place on Feb. 7, 2011 and was sentenced to four years in the Institutional Division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice but the sentence was probated for a period of four years.

Thompson, 31-year-old resident of Memphis was arrested by Deena Jolly and was indicted by a Hall County Grand Jury on June 25, 2012.

Pursuant to the plea agreement, Thompson is required to pay a $200 fine and $376 in court costs to Hall County.

4. Arcadio Morin Jr. III was placed on probation for a period of ten years for the third degree felony offense of assault on a public servant. Morin pleaded guilty and was placed on deferred adjudication for the offense.

Morin, 21-year-old resident of Memphis, was arrested in Hall County for the offense that took place Nov. 22, 2012 by Memphis Police Officer Deena Jolly. Morin was indicted by a Hall County Grand Jury on Jan. 14, 2013.

Pursuant to the plea agreement, Morin is required to pay a $3,000 fine to Hall County, $376 in court costs, and successfully complete 300 hours of community service. If Morin violates probation, he could face up to 10 years in the Institutional Division of the TDCJ.