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DUI, drugs and theft among charges handled in Monroeville cases

Michael DiVittorio
| Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, 8:00 p.m.
Sean Stipp | Trib Total Media

Monroeville District Court Judge Jeffrey Herbst handled these cases recently. Defendants will have court dates set in the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas. Charges were filed by Monroeville police unless otherwise noted.

Held for court

• Joseph Joshua James, 24, of Pittsburgh on charges of possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana, criminal use of a communication facility, two counts of possession of controlled substances and three counts of possession with intent to deliver. Charges were filed July 20.

• Jayme Lynn Schmidt, 35, of Glassport on charges of theft by deception and conspiracy to commit retail theft. Charges were filed Sept. 5.

• Jason Zierski, 38, of Delmont on charges of possession of controlled substances, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving an unregistered vehicle and driving with a suspended license. Charges were filed Sept. 13.

• Kellie Medasie, 56, of Pitcairn on charges of driving under the influence, possession of drug paraphernalia and driving an unregistered vehicle. Pitcairn police filed the charges June 30.

• Brandon Lamar Smith, 29, of Monroeville on charges of aggravated assault, recklessly endangering another person and harassment. Charges were filed March 8.

• Joshua Matthew Garbowsky, 25, of Irwin on six counts of access device used to obtain property or service and seven counts of identity theft. Charges were filed March 20.

• Steven Sturnick, 36, of Blairsville on charges of recklessly endangering another person, possession of controlled substances, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving under the influence, careless driving and reckless driving. State police filed the charges July 9.

• Eric Pistella, 28, of Pittsburgh on charges of robbery and terroristic threats. Charges were filed Sept. 11.

Waived hearings

• Richard Gongloff, 37, of East Pittsburgh on charges of possession of controlled substances and possession of drug paraphernalia. Charges were filed Sept. 6.

• Tyler Edward Lyden, 30, of Monroeville on charges of theft from a motor vehicle, possession of instruments of a crime, obstructing highways and four counts of receiving stolen property. Charges were filed Sept. 16.

• James Henry Dorsey IV, 31, of Monroeville on charges of possession with intent to deliver, possession of controlled substances, driving with a suspended license, turning movements and required signals and improper tires. Charges were filed Sept. 2.

• Brandi Doland, 34, of Shelocta on charges of possession with intent to deliver, possession of instruments of a crime, possession of drug paraphernalia and two counts of possession of controlled substances. Charges were filed June 19.

• Michael George Washington, 27, of Penn Hills on eight counts of possession with intent to deliver and four counts of possession of controlled substances. Charges were filed March 16.

• Erica Leigh Leggett, 45, of McKeesport on a charge of possession of controlled substances. Allegheny County police filed the charge June 8.

• Jessina Barnett, 36, of Pittsburgh on charges of hindering apprehension/prosecution and furnishing authorities with false information. Charges were filed July 14.

• Shawn Michael Hunsinger, 26, of Johnstown on charges of possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and driving under the influence. State police filed the charges June 27.

• Ayla Marie Bey-Clark, 29, of Pittsburgh on charges of driving under the influence, possession of controlled substances, driving with a suspended license, improper sunscreening and improper tires. Charges were filed July 14.

• Ronald Iscrupe, 37, of Blairsville on charges of possession of controlled substances and possession of drug paraphernalia. Charges were filed July 20.

• Jamaya Laquet Grant, 28, of Homestead on a charge of possession of controlled substances. The charge was filed June 4.

• Jasmine Spell, 23, of Turtle Creek on charges of driving under the influence, driving an unregistered vehicle, failure to carry a license, failure to keep right, careless driving and reckless driving. Pitcairn police filed the charges July 10.

• Leroy McClendon III, 53, of Turtle Creek on charges of possession with intent to deliver, possession of controlled substances, possession of drug paraphernalia and endangering the welfare of children. Charges were filed July 7.

• Desinea Dudley, 28, of Bronx, N.Y. on charges of promoting prostitution and criminal conspiracy. Allegheny County police filed the charges Sept. 11.

• Bella Moore, 29, of Silver Springs, Md., on charges of possession of instruments of a crime, promoting prostitution and conspiracy. Allegheny County police filed the charges Sept. 11.

• Kylie Cooke, 20, of Washington, D.C. on charges of promoting prostitution and conspiracy. Allegheny County police filed the charges Sept. 11.

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