Preliminary hearings

Two guilty pleas were entered and charges were withdrawn against three others during preliminary hearings held on Wednesday at the Warren County Courthouse.

The following defendants pleaded guilty:

¯ Scott A. Ecklund, Warren, to possession of drug paraphernalia. A count of possession of marijuana was withdrawn.

¯ Christian D. Vail, Warren, to possession of drug paraphernalia. A count of possession of marijuana was withdrawn.

Charges were withdrawn against the following:

¯ Troy D. Burnsed, Warren. Burnsed had been charged with three counts of simple assault – mutual consent fight and two counts of harassment – subject other to physical contact. A count of harassment – subject other to physical contact was re-categorized as a non-traffic offense.

¯ Kirk Causer, Kane. Causer had been charged with simple assault. A count of harassment – subject other to physical contact was re-categorized as a non-traffic offense.

¯ Amanda N. McClellan, Sheffield. McClellan had been charged with unauthorized use motor/other vehicles.

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