On the Books

2010-09-04T00:00:00Z On the Books Montana Standard
September 04, 2010 12:00 am

Butte City Courts

  • Shane Riley, 37, of 83 Bennett, pleaded guilty Aug. 19 to driving without a valid driver's license, driving without liability insurance, careless driving and operating a vehicle with defective brakes. Riley was fined $855 and must make restitution.
  • Tiffany Lawrence, 23, of 1015 Waukesha, pleaded guilty Aug. 19 and was fined $520 for failure to notify of accident by quickest means, careless driving and driving without liability insurance.
  • Jerry Johnson, 39, of 417 Virginia, pleaded guilty Aug. 19 to allowing two juvenile children to ride without helmets. Johnson was fined $260.

Thomas Ball, 38, of 804 Silver Bow Homes, pleaded guilty Aug. 25 to eluding a police officer and was fined $250.


  • Francisco Lopez, 34, of 311 Silver Bow Homes, pleaded guilty Aug. 23 and was fined $555. According to court documents, Lopez broke a car window. He must also make $400 in restitution.


  • Corey Townsend, 19, of 433 W. Iron, pleaded guilty Aug. 19 to two separate MIP counts and was fined $570. Townsend must also attend alcohol awareness class and perform 40 hours of community service.
  • Stephan Mota, 20, of 1645 "B" St., pleaded guilty Aug. 19 to his second offense and was fined $385. Mota must also attend alcohol awareness class and perform 40 hours of community service.
  • Joseph Riojas, 17, of 1333 Utah, pleaded guilty Aug. 19 to his second offense and was fined $385. Riojas must also attend alcohol awareness class.

Eighteen people recently pleaded guilty to being a MIP and each

person was fined $285. All people must attend alcohol awareness class and perform 20 hours of community service. They are:

  • Thomas Anderson, 18, of 2102 Elm
  • Sean Carney, 17, of 639 W. Park
  • Thomas Anderson, 18, of 2102 Elm
  • Tanner Fish, 20, of 2915 Moulton
  • Anthony Felton, 15, of 2324 Pine
  • Brittany Phillips, 18, of 99 E. Third
  • Kevin Cummings, 18, of 9 Tullamore
  • Alexander Phillips, 17, of 99 E. Third
  • Bryce Babcock, 18, of 671 S. Main
  • James Schultz, 20, of 1630 "B" St.
  • Daniel Heick, 20, of 1630 "B" St.
  • Stephanie Pomroy, 19, of 1849 Schley
  • Monte Reason, 18, of 809 Lacer
  • David Williamson, 18, of 1804 Thornton
  • n Dylan Harrison, 16, of 40 Blue Wing
  • n Casey Bersanti-Riordan, 19, of 
  • 808 W. Galena
  • n Heather Kelly, 20, of 512 Silver Bow Homes
  • n Isaiah Otherbull, 17, of Lame Deer


Jere Biden, 28, of 1231 Grizzly trail, recently pleaded guilty to having no leash or license for a pit bull. The fine was $100.


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