Court News

Courtney Duke, 30, of Caulfield, has been charged with the class B felony of burglary and the class C felony of domestic assault. She was arraigned Sept. 12 and is scheduled to reappear in court Sept. 27. The complaint in the case states that Duke is charged with burglary for, “knowingly remained...
Circuit Judge Craig Carter sent three men to prison during the Sept. 7 session of Ozark County Law Day. Here are the details in those cases and other criminal cases Carter heard that day.   Sent to prison Chad E. Brandon pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance and was sentenced to...

Matthew B. Wollin
Matthew B. Wollin, 39, of Bakersfield, is being held in the Ozark County Jail in connection with allegations made against him including video recording a child undressing, leaving bruises and other injuries on children from physical abuse, beating their mother in front of them, providing unsanitary...
A pre-trial conference for Robert Peat Jr. has been rescheduled to 9 a.m. Nov. 10, at the Greene County Courthouse. The hearing was supposed to be held Aug. 19; however, the online docket entry from the case shows that the case was moved to the division six docket in error. The case was instead...

Jeffrey Pine
Jeffrey Pine, 35, of Pontiac is being held in the Ozark County Jail without bond after a grand jury indictment was filed on Aug. 16, charging him with two counts of domestic assault and tampering with a victim in a felony prosecution.  According to the probable cause statement, prepared by Ozark...

Walter “Butch” Hoornstra
Walter “Butch” Hoornstra, 50, of Tecumseh, was indicted last week in a federal case in which he reportedly threatened an Arizona election official.  Hoornstra, who has served as Gainesville School District technology director for several years, is now facing one count of communicating an interstate...
Brian Harris and Amanda Bertolozzi was arrested by the Ozark County Sheriff’s Department during a traffic stop at 11 p.m. Aug. 1. Harris was arrested on an active felony warrant from Howell County and a misdemeanor warrant from Ozark County. A search of the vehicle was conducted, and 7.5 grams of...

Dustin Allen Brown
Dustin Allen Brown, 36, is being held without bond in the Ozark County Jail in connection with the alleged assault of an 8-month pregnant woman.  According to the probable cause statement written by Ozark County Sheriff’s Deputy Matt Rhoades, the officer was at the sheriff’s office at 2 p.m. Aug. 4...

Albert Lee Stanford
Circuit Judge Craig Carter processed a total of 12 civil cases and 20 criminal cases during the Aug. 3 session of Ozark County Law Day.  Among the criminal defendants appearing was Albert Lee Stanford who appeared for a probation violation hearing in connection with not paying restitution in his...
Circuit Judge Craig Carter processed a total of 25 criminal cases during the July 20 session of Ozark County Law Day. Updates in the cases are listed here.   Plea and sentencing Jessica G. Ross, pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance and was sentenced to three years in the Missouri...

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