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Scales of justice

Rose Anna Evans, a 31-year-old Orangeburg woman, served 115 days at the Orangeburg County Detention Center for first-offense driving without a license and hit-and-run involving minor personal injury.

Evans, of 2923 Charleston Highway, pleaded guilty to the charges on Dec. 11, 2018.

Circuit Judge Ed Dickson sentenced her to time served.

An indictment states that Evans was the driver of a vehicle involved in an accident which resulted in a personal injury to a woman on Aug. 19, 2018.

The indictment accuses Evans of failing to stop and remain at the scene of the accident.

In other pleas:

• Rachell Brigmon Jr., 52, of 142 Ataria Street, Orangeburg, pleaded guilty to third-degree domestic violence.

Dickson sentenced him to time served, crediting him for spending 86 days in jail.

Prosecutors dismissed the charge of public disorderly conduct.

• Daniel James McNair, 68, of 269 Treadwell Street, Orangeburg, pleaded guilty to first-offense possession of heroin.

Dickson sentenced him to one year in prison or paying a $150 fine by March 11.

• Ronnie Hughes, 41, of 1291 Baxter Street, Orangeburg, pleaded guilty to three counts of first-offense third-degree burglary.

Dickson sentenced him to five years in prison. Upon the service of two years, the remainder of the sentence will be suspended to five years of probation.

He also stipulated that if Hughes stops taking medication, tests positive for drugs or contacts the victim or trespasses, law enforcement will take him into custody pending a hearing.

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

He gave Hughes credit for having already served 408 days in jail.

Prosecutors dismissed an additional charge of first-offense third-degree burglary at Hughes’ preliminary hearing.

• Abiyomi Kianni Monay Vincent, 20, of 143 Mincer Circle, Orangeburg, pleaded guilty to financial transaction card fraud valued at $500 or less.

Dickson sentenced her under the Youthful Offender Act to one year in prison, suspended to 18 months of probation.

• Melvin Sheppard, 50, of 114 Sagewood Court, Santee, pleaded guilty to second-degree domestic violence.

Dickson sentenced him to one year in prison. Upon the service of 30 days, the balance of the sentence will be suspended to one year of probation.

He gave Sheppard credit for having already served seven days in jail.

He’s allowing Sheppard to serve his time on weekends.

Sheppard must complete a batterer’s treatment program.

• Perry William Graham, 43, of 233 Kearse Road, Fairfax, pleaded guilty to possession of N-Ethylpentylone, which is also known as “bath salts.”

Dickson sentenced him to time served.

• D’Ondre Re’Shard Zimmerman, 24, of 631 Avens Court, Orangeburg, pleaded guilty to pointing a firearm and possession of N-Ethylpentylone.

Prosecutors dismissed a charge of possession of a controlled substance.

Dickson sentenced him under the Youthful Offender Act to five years, suspended to probation for three years.

He gave Zimmerman credit for having already served 89 days in jail.

He ordered Zimmerman to complete his associate’s degree and be taken into custody if he tests positive for drugs or alcohol.

• Keshaun Zaqual Johnson, 25, of 117 Progressive Lane, Orangeburg, pleaded guilty to financial transaction card fraud.

Dickson sentenced him to one year in prison, suspended to 18 months of probation.

• Tyrone Watson, 42, of 166 Cribb Street Apt. 5729, pleaded guilty to first-offense possession of cocaine.

Prosecutors dismissed a charge of obstructing justice.

Dickson sentenced him to three years in prison, suspended to one year of probation.

He ordered him to maintain treatment through Holly Hill Mental Health and undergo random drug/alcohol testing.

• Henry Haygood III, 46, of 141 Redberry Drive, North, pleaded guilty to two counts of forgery.

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

He stipulated that Haygood’s probation term may end after one year if he’s compliant with probation officers and if all court fees, fines and restitution are paid in full.

• Laquannis Shatika Duley, 18, of 1382 Goff Avenue, Orangeburg, pleaded guilty to second or subsequent offense of possession of less than one ounce of marijuana and unlawful carrying of a handgun.

Dickson sentenced her to one year in prison, suspended to one year of probation.

He gave her credit for having already served 60 days in jail.

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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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