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MERIDEN — Judges Brian T. Fisher and Philip Scarpellino preside.
Court disposition Jan. 29: Alana Zartolas, 29, 79 Greenwood Lane, Monroe, creating a public disturbance, $50 fine.
John Haywood, 60, 1605 Whalley Ave., New Haven, operating unregistered vehicle, $50 fine.
Ronny F. Torres, 37, 45 Clinton Place, Wallingford, failure to have insurance, $50 fine.
Luis Torres, 45, 354 Long Hill Road, Waterbury, third-degree forgery, nolled, fourth-degree larceny, 2 years probation, 1 year E/S.
Mostafa Adnane, 53, 61 Yale Ave., illegal manufacturing, $300 fine.
Timothy Smith, 22, 99 Albany Drive, possession of marijuana, $90 fine, possession of narcotics, nolled, sale of illegal drugs, nolled.
Michael A. Babon, 21, 139 Belleview Ave., Southington, illegal possession of weapon in vehicle, use/possession of drug paraphernalia, $136 fine.
Elaine Howe, 59, 286 S. Elm St., Wallingford, six-degree larceny, 1 year conditional discharge, 90 days E/S.
Melissa Sue Corey, 23, 59 Carriage Path South, Milford, six-degree larceny, nolled, conspiracy to commit six-degree larceny, nolled, second-degree failure to appear, unconditional discharge.
Michelle A. Thompson, 48, 44 George St., East Haven, risk of injury to child, nolled, six-degree larceny, 2 years conditional discharge, 3 year E/S.
Jeffrey Bryan, 51, 1065 Dixwell Ave., Hamden, operating motor vehicle under suspension, operating unregistered motor vehicle, 1 year conditional discharge, 90 days E/S.
Franklin Zeledon, 26, 112 Maple Ave., six-degree larceny, conspiracy to commit six-degree larceny, 1 year conditional discharge, 90 days E/S.
Marcos Vizcarrando, 23, 71 Carey Ave., third-degree assault, 9 months to serve concurrent, disorderly conduct, nolled.
Zarrella C. Vance, 46, 51 Windham Ave., violation of a conditional discharge, terminate conditional discharge.
Megan Conroy, 35, 630 Forest Road, Northford, violation of probation, probation revoked, 1 year, 7 months E/S/A.
Michael Lepak, 32, 55 Main St., operating motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drug, 18 months probation, 6 months E/S.
Jennifer Y. Sobczak, 37, 161 Cynthia Lane, Middletown, evading responsibility, $75 fine.
William R. Mauhs, Jr., 26, 1059 Old Colony Road, misuse of plate, $50 fine.
Anthony Joseph Ruiz, 34, 59 Old Foxon Road, East Haven, operating motor vehicle under suspension, $50 fine.
Anne Mpanda, 52, 60 Victoria Court, Hamden, operating unregistered motor vehicle, failure to have insurance, $50 fine.
Octavio Mendez Gomez, 33, 154 Blatchley Ave., New Haven, misuse of plates, failure to have insurance, operating unregistered motor vehicle, $125 fine.
Christopher Barrett, 30, 179 Springdale Ave., creating a public disturbance, $50 fine, failure to respond to infraction, unconditional discharge.
Jena Ilisabeth Bogdan, 32, 120 Gravel St., simple trespass, $50 fine.
Moses S. Taaboo, 38, 94 Hampton St., Hartford, speeding, $150 fine.
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