Three jailed after district court pleas

December 8, 2012

Two people were jailed this week after pleas were entered to Judge Glen Harrison during 32nd Judicial District Court proceedings.
Jesse Jake McDonald pled guilty to engaging in organized criminal activity, a first degree felony. The charge stems from an incident on Jan. 6, 2012, in which 400 grams or more of methamphetamine were possessed with the intent to deliver. For his plea, McDonald received five years confinement in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. He will also have to pay a $3,000 fine, $343 in court costs and $500 in attorney's fees. He will receive 126 days credit towards his sentence for time already served in jail.
Also pleading guilty to engaging in organized criminal activity, a first degree felony was Jessica Frances McQueen. The charge stems from an incident on Jan. 6, 2012, in which 400 grams or more of methamphetamine were possessed with the intent to deliver. For her plea, McQueen received five years of community supervision. She will have to pay a $3,000 fine, $418 in court costs, $140 in restitution to the Texas Department of Public Safety Crime Laboratory in Abilene and $500 in attorney's fees. She will also have to serve 360 hours of community service.
Carol Elizabeth McGinley was jailed after she pled true to revoking her probation. McGinley was originally put on probation for possession of marijuana, a state jail felony. McGinley was sentenced to 14 months confinement in the State Jail Division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. She will also have to pay a $500 fine, $370 in court costs and $1,000 in attorney's fees. She will receive 83 days credit for time already served in jail.
Venancio Cerda Torres, Jr. pled guilty to driving while intoxicated, a third degree felony, enhanced to a second degree felony with one prior felony enhancement conviction. For his plea Torres received 12 years confinement in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. He will also have to pay a$5,000 fine, $518 in court costs, $500 in attorney's fees and $60 in restitution to the Texas Department of Public Safety Crime Laboratory in Abilene. He will receive 77 days credit for time already served in jail.

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