COLUMN: COURTHOUSE RECORDS
Worcester Superior Court
Judge Robert C. Cosgrove
Peter Santos, 29, of 139 Lawrence St., Clinton, was sentenced to 18 to 24 months in Walpole state prison after pleading guilty to assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (knife). A charge of armed robbery (knife) was dismissed.
Worcester Central District Court
Judge David P. Despotopulos
John Fernandez, 39, of 67 Outlook Drive, Worcester, charged with assault and battery, dismissed.
Phillip Johns, 49, of 109 Plantation St., Worcester, charged with violation of an abuse prevention order, dismissed.
Criminal and Traffic Sessions
Judge David Ricciardone
Steven Botschafter, also known as Robert Botschafter, 32, of 129 Woodland Ave., Gardner, charged with receiving stolen property over $250, using a vehicle without authority, driving an unregistered vehicle, driving an uninsured vehicle, and license plate violation to conceal ID, continued to Aug. 25.
Toby A. Briggs, 24, of Hopkinton, charged with possession of an open container of alcohol in public, fined $50, $50 victim witness fee; and two counts of selling or delivering alcohol to a minor, dismissed.
Tina M. Tillery, 28, of 290 Lovell St., Worcester, charged with sexual conduct for a fee, continued to Aug. 25.
Miguel Saldana Sr., 42, of 701 Main St., Worcester, charged with three counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (cane, rock, railroad train tracks), armed robbery (blunt object), and armed assault with intent to murder (blunt object), continued to Aug. 12 on $10,000 cash bail.
Danny Choun, 17, of 11 Falmouth St., Worcester, charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, continued to Sept. 3.
Bruce E. Stanley, 53, of 1072 Main St., Leicester, charged with driving with a suspended license (subsequent offense) and failing to wear a seat belt, continued to Sept. 5.
Jonathan Rodriguez, 20, of 674 Main St., Worcester, charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, continued to Sept. 3.
Ruben Rivera, 32, of 86 Austin St., Worcester, charged with driving with a suspended license and refusing to identify himself to police, filed with a guilty finding; and driving improperly, found responsible, filed.
Jorge L. Echevarria, 21, of 82 Providence St., Worcester, charged with assault and battery, continued to Aug. 14.
Moises Rivera, 25, of 230 Pleasant St., Worcester, charged with driving with a suspended license, fined $625, $50 victim witness fee; and failing to use care when turning, found responsible, filed.
Craig R. Holmes Jr., 23, of 12 Tirrell St., Worcester, charged with possession of prescription pills, continued without a finding for six months, ordered to remain drug- and alcohol-free and to submit to random drug tests, $50 victim witness fee.
Gianni J. Diaz, 17, of 9 Wethered St., Auburn, charged with credit card fraud under $250, credit card fraud over $250, identity fraud, and breaking and entering in the daytime with intent to commit a felony, continued to Aug. 29.