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Scales of justice

Roby Leon Hanna Jr., 51, of 303 Sturkie St., Cope, pleaded guilty to first-offense possession with intent to distribute fentanyl.

Circuit Judge DeAndrea G. Benjamin sentenced him to six years in prison, suspended to two years of probation.

She also ordered him to complete substance abuse counseling and undergo random drug/alcohol testing.

As part of his plea agreement, prosecutors dismissed Hanna’s charges of violating drug distribution laws and possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance near a school.

In other pleas:

• Michael Wayne Kirkpatrick, 64, of 1488 Glover Street, Orangeburg, pleaded guilty to first-offense third-degree burglary.

Benjamin sentenced him to 205 days in prison. He was given credit for 205 days served at the Orangeburg County Detention Center.

A grand jury indicted Kirkpatrick on the charge of second-degree burglary.

• Brandle Devon Wright, 33, of 550 Wilson Street Apt. 2, Orangeburg, pleaded guilty to second-degree domestic violence.

Benjamin sentenced him to three years in prison, suspended to two years of probation.

She gave him credit him for having already served 93 days in jail.

His probation term may end early upon his completion of a batterer’s treatment program.

Wright is not allowed to possess any firearm or ammunition for the next three years.

• Jamal Jabbar Brown, 38, of 390 Threson Street, Orangeburg, pleaded guilty to unlawful carrying of a handgun.

Benjamin sentenced him to one year in prison and gave him credit him for time served.

• Quintin Codann Byrd, 32 of 348 Gladden Street, Orangeburg, pleaded guilty to first-offense possession of cocaine.

Benjamin sentenced him to one year in prison, giving him credit for time served.

Byrd’s charge of grand larceny valued at $10,000 or more was dropped due to lack of prosecutorial merit.

• Deangelo Henry Murray, 24, of 2514 Jonah Street, North Charleston, pleaded guilty to second-offense driving under suspension and hit-and-run involving property damage.

Benjamin sentenced him to 90 days in jail. He was given credit for having already served 46 days there.

• Alfred Davis, 53, of 137 Diamondhead Drive, Orangeburg, pleaded guilty to third-degree assault and battery.

Benjamin sentenced him to 30 days in jail. He was given credit for time served.

A grand jury indicted Davis on the charge of second-degree assault and battery.

• Adriene Lyn Williams, 40, of 12822 Highway 98, Sebring, Florida, pleaded guilty to first-offense possession of less than one gram of methamphetamine.

Benjamin sentenced her to 90 days in jail.

• William M. Brunson, 32, of 466 Ulmer Street, Orangeburg, pleaded guilty to first-offense possession of cathinone, unlawful carrying of a pistol and failure to stop for blue light.

Benjamin sentenced him to six months in prison. He was given credit for having already served 97 days in jail.

As part of his plea agreement, prosecutors dismissed Brunson’s charges of first-offense driving under suspension and use of license plate other than for vehicle which issued.

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Martha Rose Brown covers crime and other topics. The South Carolina native has been a journalist for the past 16 years.

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