Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

January 7, 2013

Appanoose County woman receives probation; three of five charges dropped

By Michael Schaffer - Managing editor
Daily Iowegian

CENTERVILLE — A Centerville woman received probation after having three of five criminal charges dismissed.

Amanda Lynn White, 34, was sentenced in the Appanoose County courthouse on Dec. 21 by Judge Kirk A. Daily to two years probation to the court, 180 days in jail, all suspended and a $315 fine on the charge of possession of a controlled substance, a serious misdemeanor.

White entered a negotiated, voluntary guilty plea. She originally was charged with possession of a controlled substance, second offense, an aggravated misdemeanor.

White was sentenced on Dec. 21 by Judge Daily to two years probation to the court, 180 days in jail, all suspended but two of the days, given credit for serving two of those days and a $315 fine on the charge of unlawful possession of prescription drug, a serious misdemeanor.

White entered a negotiated, voluntary guilty plea to the criminal charge. The offense date for this charge was June 30.

The court Dec. 21 dismissed one count of second degree theft, a class D. felony, one count of possession of a controlled substance, second offense, an aggravated misdemeanor and one count of unlawful possession of prescription drug, a serious misdemeanor. The offense date for the three dismissed charges was June 30.

White owes $1,100.25.