Twelve enter pleas in Warren County court

Four defendants entered pleas of guilty, eight entered pleas of not guilty and two bench warrants were issued during Warren County Arraignment Court proceeding Thursday before Judge Maureen Skerda.

Guilty pleas were entered by:

Peter J. Carnovale, 307 1/2 Poplar St., to one count each of DUI: Highest rate of alcohol (BAC .16+) and accident involving damage to unattended vehicle/property. Additional charges of DUI: general impairment – incapable of safe driving, DUI: General impairment – incapable of safe driving with accident, driving on right side of roadway and immediate notice of accident to police department were not prosecuted.

Howard Wesley Confer, 21 Elm St., to one count of corruption of minors. Three additional charges including involuntary deviate sexual intercourse with a child and sexual assault were not prosecuted.

Matthew Welsh, 102 Center St., to one count each of DUI: Highest rate of alcohol (.16+) and careless driving. Additional charges of DUI: General impairment – incapable of safe driving, DUI: General impairment – incapable of safe driving with accident, accident involving damage to unattended vehicle/property, driving vehicle at safe speed and driving on roadways laned for traffic were not prosecuted.

Joseph Robert White, 229 Pennsylvania Ave. W., Apt. 3, to a count of aggravated indecent assault. Three additional charges including involuntary deviate sexual intercourse with a child and indecent assault were not prosecuted.

Not guilty pleas were entered by:

Raychel Nicole Barr, 332 Prospect St., to charges of DUI: Highest rate of alcohol (BAC .16+), DUI: General impairment – incapable of safe driving, turning movements and required signals and operation of vehicle without official certificate of inspection.

Michael Barrett Baxter, Warren County Jail, to charges of possession with intent to deliver and criminal use of a communication facility.

Ashley Marie Johnson, 1646 River Rd., to charges of DUI: General impairment – incapable of safe driving, DUI: Highest rate of alcohol (BAC .16+), maximum speed limits and careless driving.

Rebecca Lynn Klakamp, 2490 Rt. 957, Russell, to charges of DUI: General impairment – incapable of safe driving, DUI: High rate of alcohol (BAC .1 – .16), driving on roadways laned for traffic and operation of vehicle without official certificate of inspection.

Richard Timothy Madigan, 34 Anchor St., Clarendon, to charges of burglary, criminal conspiracy (burglary), criminal trespass, theft by unlawful taking or disposition and criminal mischief.

Richard Wesley Miller, 1646 River Rd., to charges of DUI: General impairment – incapable of safe driving, DUI: General impairment – incapable of safe driving – refusal, registration card to be signed/exhibited on demand, driving while under suspension, required financial responsibility, driving on right side of roadway, driving on roadways laned for traffic, turning movements and required signals and careless driving.

Kipp Daniel Spencer, 130 Follett Run Rd., to charges of possession of drug paraphernalia, defiant trespass, disorderly conduct, criminal mischief and public drunkenness.

Robert Craig Thomas, 102 Sixth Ave., 1st floor, to charges of DUI: General impairment – incapable of safe driving, DUI: Highest rate of alcohol (BAC .16+) and driving on roadways laned for traffic.

Bench warrants were issued for:

Megan Marie Decker, 33 Main Dr., in relation to a charge of retail theft.

Thomas J. Edwards, 377 Angel Rd., Lot 80, Corinth, N.Y., in relation to a charge of bad checks.