Hancock County Magistrate for 4-12
Lakuwan Kelly, of Steubenville: Pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance. Sentenced to 90 days in jail, with credit given for three days served and the remaining 87 days suspended. Placed on six months’ unsupervised probation with fee. Assessed court costs. Charge of child neglect with risk of injury dismissed at prosecutor’s request.
Amanda Swiridow, of Bulger, Pa.: Defendant waived preliminary hearing for charges of child neglect with risk of injury and possession of a controlled substance. Cases transferred to Hancock County Circuit Court.
David McFadden, of Newell: Pleaded no contest to driving under the influence and was found guilty. Sentence of 30 days in jail suspended. Placed on seven months’ probation with fee. Fined $100 and assessed court costs.