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FELONY PLEAS IN 5TH DISTRICT COURT – NOVEMBER 2015

Posted on November 25, 2015 at 12:15 PM

FELONY PLEAS IN DISTRICT COURT

John M. “Mack” Lancaster, 5th District Attorney, reported the felony pleas taken during a recent court session in Fifth District Court, West Carroll Parish. Assistant District Attorney John Clay Hamilton represented the State of Louisiana.

November 4, 2015, Hon. James M. Stephens, Judge

MICHAEL S. BASS pled guilty to Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Dangerous Substance (Methamphetamine). He was sentenced to serve five years at hard labor, three of which were suspended. Upon his release from jail, he will be supervised under the direction of Louisiana Probation & Parole for a period of five years. An additional condition of his felony probation is that he enroll in and complete the 28 day rehabilitation program offered through Grace House. He was ordered to pay a fine of $1,500 plus cost of court. Bass also pled guilty to Possession of a Schedule IV Controlled Dangerous Substance (Diazepam) and Obstruction of Justice. He was ordered to serve two years on each of these charges with credit for time served.

CHRISTY FELDHISER entered a plea of guilty to Possession with Intent to Distribute a Schedule II Controlled Dangerous Substance. She was sentenced to serve five years at hard labor with three being suspended. Upon her release from incarceration she will be placed on five years active supervised probation and was ordered to pay a fine of $1,500 plus cost.

GUNNER GREEN pled guilty to Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Dangerous Substance (Methamphetamine). He was sentenced to serve five years at hard labor, suspended. Green was placed on five years active supervised felony probation and ordered to pay a $1,000 fine plus cost.

LARRY GREGORY entered a guilty plea to Distribution of Marijuana. He was sentenced to serve five years at hard labor, suspended. He was placed on active felony probation for a period of five years. He was ordered to pay a fine of $2,000 plus cost of court and restitution to West Carroll Parish Sheriff’s Office in the amount of $80.

BEVERLY HEGWOOD pled guilty to Issuing Worthless Checks valued $1,500 or more. She was sentenced to serve six months, suspended and placed on probation for one year. She was ordered to pay a $500 fine plus cost and restitution in the amount of $2,626 to the victim.

November 18, 2015, Hon. Terry A. Doughty, Judge

ANDREW MILES BLACKMON, JR. entered a guilty plea to Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile under 13 years of age. He was sentenced to serve ten years at hard labor, five were suspended. Upon his release from jail, he will be on active felony probation for a period of five years. He was ordered to pay a fine of $1,500 plus all cost of court. Blackmon will be required to register with the State of Louisiana as a Sex Offender.

TANGIE HONEYCUTT CHOP pled guilty to Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Dangerous Substance (Methamphetamine). She was sentenced to serve two years at hard labor, suspended. She was placed on active felony probation for a period of three years. As an additional condition of her probation, she will be required to enroll in and complete the 5th Judicial District Drug Court Program. Chop was ordered to pay a fine of $1,000 plus cost.

TRACY A. MURPHY entered a guilty plea to Monetary Instrument Abuse. She was sentenced to serve three years at hard labor, suspended. She will be on active felony probation for a period of three years and was ordered to pay a $5,000 fine plus cost of court.

BRANDON WARD pled guilty to two counts of Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon. He was sentenced to serve twelve years at hard labor on each count. He will be given credit for the time he has served since his arrest date. These sentences will run concurrent with the sentences previously imposed on his prior felony convictions.

Office Locations

  • District Attorney John M. Lancaster
    PO Box 805 • Oak Grove, LA 71263
    318.428.3219 • da@fifthda.org
  • Franklin Parish District Attorney's Office
    6568 Main St, 2nd Flr • Winnsboro, LA 71295
    318.435.3386 • franklin@fifthda.org
    Located in Franklin Parish Courthouse,
    Second Floor
  • Richland Parish District Attorney's Office
    PO Box 417 • Rayville, LA 71269
    318.728.3166 • richland@fifthda.org
    Located in Richland Parish Courthouse,
    Second Floor
  • West Carroll Parish District Attorney's Office
    PO Box 1209 • Oak Grove, LA 71269
    318.428.3213 • westcarroll@fifthda.org
    Located in West Carroll Parish Courthouse,
    Second Floor

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