The Barrow County Superior Court recently sentenced the following people. Those charged and their sentences are listed below. Charges listed as nolle prosequi are those in which the prosecutor or plaintiff indicated they would not proceed with the case. In criminal cases, a disposition of nolle prosequi may be entered when evidence proves innocence or charges cannot otherwise be proved.
The following sentence was issued as part of a negotiated plea agreement on March 18, 2010 with Superior Court Judge T. Penn McWhorter presiding:
• Angelia Marie Strickland, possession of cocaine, possession of methamphetamine, possession of morphine with intent to distribute and possession of oxycodone: two months confinement, 15 years probation, substance abuse treatment, and a $4,000 fine.