by Audrey Thomasson
LANCASTER—The Lancaster County Circuit Court convened on August 18. Judge R. Michael McKenney presided over the following cases.
Maria F. Thompson’s trial on seven felony charges of forgery/uttering, one felony probation violation and four misdemeanor charges of obtaining money under false pretenses was continued to September 22 on a motion by defense.
Keywon Maquee Gaskins of Kilmarnock, charged with felony distribution of a controlled substance and misdemeanor distribution of marijuana, was scheduled for arraignment. Trial will be set October 20.
Samantha Renee Ellis of Warsaw, charged with felony distribution of marijuana and grand larceny, was scheduled for arraignment. Trial will be set September 22.