East Liverpool Municipal Court for 3-5
In Municipal Court Tuesday, Miranda L. Smith, 35, Lang Street, was fined $250, sentenced to 180 days, 120 suspended, and placed on probation three years for theft. She was ordered to make restitution totaling $565 to Nicole Cvengross.
Charged as a fugitive from justice, Rodger L. Haney II, 34, Laura Avenue, waived his right to an extradition hearing and was ordered returned to West Virginia, where he is wanted on a theft charge. He is being held without bond. A pretrial was set March 27 for a charge of misuse of a credit card.
Jury trials were set April 17 for Frank J. Bursick Sr., 74, Pittsburgh, charged with menacing and for Frank J. Bursick Jr., 51, East Liverpool Road, charged with two counts, each, of domestic violence and resisting arrest. A motion was granted for Bursick Jr., to remove the bond term prohibiting contact with his home on East Liverpool Road, although the term prohibiting contact with Brenda Bellotti remains in effect.
A second arraignment was scheduled March 21 for Christopher L. Brown, 38, Clewell Drive, Lisbon, charged with driving under suspension.