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Shooting ~ Ronnie Franklin 10/16/2009

Last night there was a shooting on Richmond Hill Drive in front of the wooded space between Delta Fellowship Church and the Nichols home. This shooting appears to have been a single target act of violence and connected only to the individuals involved.

More information will be provided. Mr. Franklin is in serious condition at The Med in Memphis. He was shot once in the head. 

No names of any suspects have been provided at this time. 


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CITY OF HELENA-WEST HELENA
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Shooting | Ronnie Franklin 15/16 year old

Last night there was a shooting on Richmond Hill Drive in front of the
wooded space between Delta Fellowship Church and the Nichols home.
This shooting appears to have been a single target act of violence and
connected only to the individuals involved.

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Mayor James F. Valley
CITY OF HELENA-WEST HELENA
(870)816-5500 Cell
(870)817-4035 Cell
(866)786-9885 Fax

Department Head Weekly Report 10/19/09

WEEKLY DEPARTMENT REPORT

(Period of October 9 - 15, 2009)

 

Department: Helena-West Helena District Court

Date:October 19, 2009

Prepared by:Juanchaitra Shields

 

SPECIFIC WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:

October 9 - 15, 2009 Processed civil and small claims actions as received; input traffic violations and criminal actions into court database in preparation for arraignment; prepared scheduled traffic violations and criminal actions for bench trialprocessed warrants of arrest issued by the court;and reported dispositions to Arkansas Driver Control.

 

Fri., October 9, 2009 (9:00 A.M.) - Plea/Arraignment & Review Docket

Total number of cases scheduled  219

 

Thurs., October 152009 (9:00 A.M.) - Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

Total number of cases scheduled – 46


Thurs., 
October 15, 2009 (1:30 P.M.) – Bench Trials on Criminal Actions

Total number of cases scheduled – 65

 

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Breakdown of Traffic and Criminal Actions

Resolved During the Period of October 9 – 15, 2009

 

Jurisdiction:  City of Helena-West Helena

 

Finding

Criminal

DWI

Juvenile

Ordinance

Traffic

Total

BF

3

 

 

1

19

23

DM

20

 

4

 

31

55

G

37

1

 

 

27

65

NG

2

1

 

 

3

6

NP

10

 

 

 

 

10

PRB

 

 

 

 

2

2

TOTAL

72

2

4

1

82

161

 

 

Jurisdiction:  West Helena - Old

 

Finding

Criminal

Total

G

2

2

WR

1

1

TOTAL

3

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jurisdiction:  Phillips County

 

Finding

Criminal

DWI

Traffic

Total

BF

 

 

8

8

DM

3

 

12

15

G

15

1

7

23

PRB

1

 

1

2

TOTAL

19

1

28

48

 

 

 

 

ALL JURISDICTIONS

 

Finding

Criminal

DWI

Juvenile

Ordinance

Traffic

Total

BF

3

 

 

1

27

31

DM

23

 

4

 

43

70

G

54

2

 

 

34

90

NG

2

1

 

 

3

6

NP

10

 

 

 

 

10

PRB

1

 

 

 

3

4

WR

1

 

 

 

 

1

TOTAL

94

3

4

1

110

212

 

 

 

 

KEY:

 

BF -- Bond ForfeitNG -- Not Guilty

NP -- Nol ProssedG -- Guilty

PRB – ProbationDM -- Dismissed

WR -- Warrant Recalled

 

 

 

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Jail Roster

(October 9 - 15, 2009)

 

Defendant

Case #

Arrest

Date

Release/

Sent. Date

Disposition

Gladney, Justin

CR-09-1272

CR-07-3473

10/05/09

10/15/09

On 10/09/09 defendant entered a plea of not guilty to both charges.  Defendant was given a trial date set for 10/15/09.  On 10/15/09 defendant plead guiltyand was found guilty to CR-09-1272.  Ordered to pay $1005.00 with $1005.00 adjusted.  Ordered 10 days in jail with credit for 10 days served.  Plea of guilty to CR-07-3473.  Ordered to pay $205.00 with $205.00 adjusted.  Ordered probation for six months that starts on 10/15/09.

Reed, Ronald

DWI-09-75

TR-09-3827

8/06/09

10/09/09

Plea of not guilty to both charges.  On 10/09/09 defendant released OR and given a trial date for 10/15/09.  On 10/15/09, defendant was not present and defense attorney was present to reset trial for 12/03/09.

Box, Jeremy

CR-09-3443

Violation date7/01/09, Court date 8/28/09

10/15/09

Plea of not guilty to CR-09-3443.  On 8/28/09 defendant was given a trial date for 10/15/09.  On 10/15/09 defendant plead guilty and found guilty.  Ordered to pay $585.00 with $420.00 adjusted - with total balance of $165.00.  Ordered defendant to 90 days in jail with credit for 90 days served.

 

FUTURE WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:

• Fri., October 16, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) - Plea/Arraignment

 Wed., October 21, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) – Civil & Small Claims Hearings/Trials

• Thurs., October 22, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) - Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

• Thurs., October 22, 2009 (1:30 p.m.) - Bench Trials on Criminal Actions 

• Fri., October 23, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) - Plea/Arraignment

• Thurs., October 29, 2009 – Court Officers Meeting - NO COURT

• Fri., October 292009 - Court Officers Meeting - NO COURT

 

FOLLOW-UP ACTIVITIES:

•Enter dispositions into court database of cases brought before the court on October 16, 2009 (Plea/Arraignment) until completed.

• Process warrants of arrest as directed by the court.

 Process civil and small claims actions as they are received.

 Input new citations and criminal actions as they are received from the Records Department into database in preparation for court.

• Prepare pending actions for trial.

 Prepare abstract of the court's disposition of all cases for Arkansas Driver Control.  

 

STAFF CONCERNS/ISSUES:  

 Complete installation and set up of court server.

 Training for dispatch personnel on use of Virtual Justice (court software).

 Anti-virus protection for computers.




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Mayor James F. Valley
CITY OF HELENA-WEST HELENA
(870)816-5500 Cell
(870)817-4035 Cell
(866)786-9885  Fax

Begin forwarded message:

From: Shay Shields <3388825@gmail.com>
Date: October 16, 2009 6:42:49 PM CDT
To: "Mayor James F. Valley" <mayorjfvalley@gmail.com>
Subject: Department Head Weekly Report 10/19/09

Prepared report for Linda Danley.

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Shay Shields, Court Administrator
HELENA-WEST HELENA DISTRICT COURT
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HELENA-WEST HELENA, AR 72342-0248
(870)338-8825 Telephone

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