Northumberland County Circuit Court Report

Megan Schiffres

by Megan Schiffres

HEATHSVILLE—The Northumberland County Circuit Court convened January 14 with the Hon. R. Michael McKenney presiding.

The trial of Charles E. Johnson of Elliot City, Md., charged with a felony for violating his probation on a felony offense, was set to begin March 3.

Joshua J. Burchett of Reedville pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor for possession of a controlled substance and was sentenced to serve six months in jail by the court.

A review of the case of Benjamin L. Wyatt of White Stone, charged with two felony counts for possession of Schedule I or II drugs and three misdemeanors including one count for driving while intoxicated, one count for possession of drug paraphernalia and one count revoking his pretrial release, was continued to February 11.

Demar A. Davenport of Heathsville, charged with a felony for violating…