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Chief Magistrate Rebecca Pitts reports the following individuals were brought before the Magistrate Court of Butts County for First Appearance Bond Hearings during the period of September 4-13, 2020:

Adam Smith♦ on a charge of Criminal Interference with Government Property.

Antone Bennefield♦ on charges of Possession of Marijuana and Impeding the Free Flow of Traffic.

Stacee Jean Phillips♦ on charges of Possession of Schedule I Controlled Substance, Possession of Schedule II Controlled Substance, and Possession of Drug Related Object.

Courtney Elizabeth Brinson♦ on charges of Obstruction of an Officer, Reckless Conduct, Public Drunkenness and Simple Battery on Peace Officer.

Christopher Daniel George♦ on charges of Possession of Schedule II Controlled Substance, No Insurance on Motor Vehicle, Failure to Maintain Lane and Driving While License Suspended or Revoked.

Mark Potts♦ on a charge of Possession of Schedule II Controlled Substance.

Thomas Eugene Wells♦ on a charge of Theft by Taking Motor Vehicle, Theft by Receiving Stolen Property and Criminal Damage to Property in the Second Degree.

Autumn Lee Thomas♦ on charges of Felony Deposit Account Fraud.

Garry Haggins♦ on charges of Theft by Receiving Stolen Property and Speeding.

Tina R. Hall♦ on charges of Possession of Schedule IV Narcotic, Possession of Drugs not in Original Container, Possession of Drug Related Object and Possession of Controlled Substance with Intent to Distribute.

Larry Lee Durden♦ on charges of Bail of Jumping and a Superior Court Failure to Appear Bench Warrant.

Bond was granted in six cases and denied in five cases. Judges held four civil hearings and issued 51 arrest warrants. The Clerk filed 17 civil cases.

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