Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN

November 1, 2012

Guilty plea in burglary, credit card fraud entered

By Michael R. Moser
Editor

CROSSVILLE — A Cumberland County man charged in two burglaries and multiple counts of fraudulent use of a credit/debit card pleaded guilty in Criminal Court and received a split sentence which includes making restitution to the victims.

Darion Michael Davis, 21, was facing charges of two counts of aggravated burglary, two counts of theft of more than $1,000 and seven counts of fraudulent use.

He pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit aggravated burglary, one count of theft of less than $1,000 and two counts of fraudulent use of a debit card and received a total of three years in prison, with one year to serve and the balance on probation.

He was also ordered to make restitution to three victims in the cases.

All the incidents occurred in December and January.

In other cases on the docket, the following guilty pleas were entered:

•Lawrence M. Wilson, 28, charged with aggravted burglary, theft of more than $1,000 and vandalism, pleaded guilty to the charges and received a three-year suspended sentence, is to pay fine, court costs and $3,700 restitution.

•David Schatz, 43, charged with auto burglary, pleaded guilty to the charge and received a two-year sentence to be served under judicial diversion, and is to pay restitution, if any.

•Rebecca Barnwell, 26, charged with aggravated burglary and theft of more than $500, pleaded guilty to the charges and received a five-year suspended sentence with three years of supervised probation under judicial diversion, and is to pay $120 restitution.

•Mitchell R. Myers, 48, charged with burglary, theft of more than $500 and three counts of theft of less than $500, pleaded guilty to the charges and received a two-year sentence with one year to serve and the remainder on probation, all suspended upon completion of Faith Farm rehab.

•Jeffery Lynn Tabor, 33, charged with aggravated burglary, theft of more than $10,000 and theft of more than $500, pleaded guilty to the charges and received a total of six years to serve and is to pay $13,000 restitution.