Two enter guilty pleas in court
Judge Glen Harrison heard two guilty pleas, in the 32nd Judicial District Court of Nolan County last week. John Corry Hafner entered a plea of guilty to the charge of driving while intoxicated with a child passenger. The offense, which occurred on March 31, 2009, carries the classification of a state jail felony. Punishment can range from imprisonment in a state jail division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for any term of not more than two years or less than 180 days and/or an optional fine not to exceed $10,000. In exchange for a plea of guilty, the state recommended two years confinement in the state jail division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice; probated for two years, a $1,000 fine, $484 in court costs, $500 in attorney fees and three days mandatory jail time to begin at 10 p.m., on Nov. 18. His driver’s license will also be suspended for 180 days and is he responsible for 120 hours of community service. A guilty plea was also accepted from Cory Alan Alldredge, for the charge of possession of a controlled substance, namely cocaine; a third degree felony. The crime is punishable by imprisonment in the penitentiary for any term of not more than 10 years or less than two years and/or an optional fine not to exceed $10,000. The offense occurred on Jan. 27. In exchange for a plea of guilty, the State recommended five years confinement in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to be probated for three years; a fine of $2,000, $384 in court costs, $140 restitution to Texas Department of Public Safety Crime Laboratory of Abilene, Texas and $500 attorney fees. He is also responsible for 160 hours of community service.