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October 25, 2013

Twins receive lengthy sentences in shooting case

RICHMOND — Twin brothers who were accused of firing several rounds at another man in downtown Richmond in April 2012 were sentenced Friday in Madison Circuit Court.

Elton and Eltron Bailey, 23, originally were charged with attempted murder in the shooting on East Main Street, which was captured on surveillance video. No one was injured in the incident.

As part of a plea deal, the Baileys pleaded guilty to first-degree wanton endangerment.

They were tried in January on the charges of felons in possession of a handgun, which was related to the shooting case. The jury found them guilty.

Eltron Bailey also previously pleaded guilty to tampering with a prisoner monitoring device.

Altogether, Elton Bailey received a sentence of 10 years in prison, and Eltron Bailey was sentenced to 11 years in prison.

Other people sentenced Friday in Madison Circuit Court were:

• Misty D. Riddell, attempted murder, 15 years. Riddell pleaded guilty last month to stabbing a woman April 22, 2012.

• Tyler Gibbs, Justin White and Robert Channing, second-degree robbery, five years each

• Miranda Northern, first-degree possession of a controlled substance (opiates) and possession of drug paraphernalia, one year diverted for two years

• Dallas J. Abshear, first-degree possession of a controlled substance (opiates) and second-degree possession of a controlled substance, one year probated for three years

• Travis Scott Merritt, theft by deception (over $10,000), five years, restitution of $20,000

• Robert L. Palmer Jr., first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (opiates), five years

• Stephon Miller, two counts of flagrant nonsupport

• Shelby Noe III, second-degree burglary, two counts of convicted felon in possession of a handgun and first-degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine)

• David N. Rigel, theft by unlawful taking, one year diverted for two years

• Shawn L. Lear, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (opiates), three years

• Bradley Douglas Little, second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (anabolic steroids) and first-degree possession of a controlled substance, two years diverted for two years

• Zachary C. Goosey, four counts of first-degree wanton endangerment and aggravated driving under the influence of alcohol, three years

• Curtis Broughton, first-degree forgery of a prescription and first-degree possession of a controlled substance, two years

• Quinton D. Warford, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (cocaine) and convicted felon in possession of a handgun, five years

• Robert Harold Roberts, two counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (opiates), three years

• Michelle Scenters, first-degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), three years diverted for two years

• Catherine Hogwood, receiving stolen property (under $10,000), one year probated for three years with restitution of $3,500

• Mark Mink, second-degree forgery, two years

• Deleito Jones, two counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (cocaine), convicted felon in possession of a handgun, tampering with physical evidence and first-degree possession of a controlled substance, eight years

• Robert L. King, two counts of theft by unlawful taking, theft by unlawful taking (under $500) and third-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, four years

• Patty A. Wagaman, 21 counts of second-degree forgery, second-degree possession of a forged instrument and theft by deception (under $10,000).

Sarah Hogsed can be reached at shogsed@richmondregister.com or 624-6694.

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