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Two people entered guilty pleas during 32nd Judicial District Court proceedings on Monday.
Jim Marshall Creek pleaded guilty to driving while intoxicated, a third degree felony. Creek was sentenced to seven years confinement in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, probated for four years. He was also ordered to pay a $4,000 fine, $523 in court costs, $500 in attorney's fees and $60 in restitution to the Texas Department of Public Safety Crime Laboratory in Abilene. He was also sentenced to 14 days mandatory jail time and will have to serve 160 hours of community service. Creek will have his driver's license suspended for one year.
Valarie Elaine Johnson pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance, namely methamphetamine, a state jail felony. She was sentenced to two years confinement in the State Jail Division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, probated for four years. She was also ordered to pay a $2,000 fine, $423 in court costs, $500 in attorney's fees and $140 in restitution to the Texas Department of Public Safety Crime Laboratory in Abilene. She will also have to serve 120 hours of community service and shall enter and successfully complete rehab through the court residential treatment center through community supervision.