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For the Record 2/18/14

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DUI arrest

* James Luginsland, 53, of West Glendale Court, Dunnellon, at 8:32 a.m. Feb. 14 on misdemeanor charges of driving under the influence, and DUI with property damage. According to his arrest affidavit Luginsland was involved in a traffic accident in the parking lot of the Circle K in Crystal River. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and refused. Luginsland also refused Breathalyzer testing. 

* Donyel Miller, 39, of North Abolone Terrace, Hernando, at 7:58 a.m. Feb. 14 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to her arrest affidavit Miller was involved in a traffic accident near South U.S. 41 and East State Road 44 in Inverness. She was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Miller refused Breathalyzer testing. Bond $500.

* Gary Hughes, 49, of North Fanning Point, Inverness, at 7:09 p.m. Feb. 15 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit Hughes was stopped for attempting to go around a crash scene by driving through a parking lot, then going onto the grass. A deputy saw two empty beer cans on the passenger floorboard. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Hughes refused Breathalyzer testing. Bond $500.

* Samantha Heaney, 24, of East Cermak Street, Hernando, at 8:30 p.m. Feb. 16 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to her arrest affidavit Heaney was stopped for speeding and failing to maintain a single lane of traffic. She was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Heaney refused Breathalyzer testing. Bond $500.

* Shawn Powell, 30, of Crystal Boulevard, Inverness, at 3:17 a.m. Feb. 16 on misdemeanor charges of driving under the influence and knowingly driving with a suspended license. According to his arrest affidavit Powell was pulled over for failing to stop at a stop sign. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Tests of his breath showed his blood alcohol concentration was 0.126 percent and 0.137 percent. The legal limit is 0.08 percent. Bond $1,000.

* Richard Molony, 53, of North Briarpatch Avenue, Crystal River, at 11:51 p.m. Feb. 16 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit Molony was stopped for failing to maintain a single lane of traffic. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Molony refused Breathalyzer testing. Bond $500.

Domestic battery arrests

* Elliott Nunez Jr., 18, of Crystal River, at 5:52 p.m. Feb. 14 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery.

* Michael Neary, 56, of Homosassa, at 4:53 p.m. Feb. 16 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery.

Other arrests

* Shawn Hendricks, 40, of Mercer Road, Lacoochee, at 1:38 p.m. Feb. 14 on an active Hernando County warrant for uttering forged notes, bills or checks. Bond $2,000.

* Melissa Ribaudo, 43, of West Seven Rivers Drive, Crystal River, at 4:42 p.m.     Feb. 14 on a felony charge of grand theft. According to her arrest affidavit, Ribaudo is accused of shoplifting approximately 12 items, including clothing and perfumes, with a total value of $355.94, from the Bealls in Crystal River. Bond $2,000.

* CD Lettis, 47, of South Sonata Avenue, Homosassa, at 8:31 p.m. Feb. 14 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation. 

* Kaileen Behrens-Hosk- ins, 27, of South Bablan Terrace, Homosassa, at          8:20 p.m. Feb. 14 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of drug paraphernalia. According to her arrest affidavit, she was already in custody at the Citrus County Detention facility at the time of her arrest.

* Justin Thomas, 23, of East Hawk Lane, Floral City, at 6:17 p.m. Feb. 14 on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance and a misdemeanor charge of drug paraphernalia. He was also charged with misdemeanor violation of probation on an original charge of driving under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit, Thomas was pulled over during a routine traffic stop. A background check indicated he had an outstanding warrant for violation of probation. While searching him during the arrest, 0.08 grams of methamphetamine along with a glass pipe were found in his possession. Bond $5,500.

* Michael Maniscalco, 43, of East Victoria Lane, Holder, at 7:59 p.m. Feb. 15 on felony charges of trafficking in stolen property and uttering a forged instrument with the intent to defraud, and a misdemeanor charge of drug paraphernalia. He was also charged on active warrants for conducting a moving business without registration, and fraud, cheating, or gross fraud. Bond $14,000.

* Robert Wilder, 37, of West Seven Rivers Farm Street, Crystal River, at 10:29 p.m. Feb. 15 on felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of kidnapping. According to his arrest affidavit, Wilder broke his probation when he was arrested earlier that night for knowingly driving while his license was suspended or revoked.

* Jeffery Wagner, 26, of Dunnellon, at 2:02 p.m. Feb. 15 on a misdemeanor charge of intentional threat to do violence to another. He was also charged with felony violation of probation.

* Norma Shye, 27, of South Canary Palm Terrace, Homosassa, at 9:57 p.m. Feb. 16 on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance and a misdemeanor charge of drug paraphernalia. According to her arrest affidavit, Shye was a passenger in a vehicle that was stopped for speeding. A K-9 unit alerted to possible drugs and 14 pills including methamphetamine, morphine, Valium and Xanax, along with digital scales and a glass smoking pipe were reportedly found in Shye’s purse. Bond $4,500.

Citrus County Sheriff’s Office

Burglaries

* A residential burglary was reported at 2:33 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, in the 6300 block of W. Avocado St., Crystal River.

* A residential burglary was reported at 2:57 p.m. Feb. 14 in the 5200 block of S. Running Brook Drive, Homosassa.

* A vehicle burglary was reported at 9:29 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, in the 1800 block of W. Gardenia Drive, Dunnellon.

* A residential burglary was reported at 6:40 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16, in the 2600 block of N. Trucks Ave., Hernando.

Thefts

* A grand theft was reported at 8:38 a.m. Friday, Feb. 14, in the 1000 block of S. Palm Ave., Homosassa.

* A larceny petit theft was reported at 9:33 a.m. Feb. 14 in the 1700 block of N. Troy Loop, Inverness.

* A larceny petit theft was reported at 11:02 a.m. Feb. 14 in the 9300 block of N. Travis Drive, Dunnellon.