COOPERSTOWN _ In Otsego County Court on July 27 before Judge John Lambert, a Laurens woman was sentenced to five years' probation and four weekends in jail for fourth-degree grand larceny.

Connie M. Valentine, 34, also was fined $500, assessed court fees of $320 and ordered to pay $14,812.50 in restitution.

According to court records, the incident occurred between March 7, 2005, and Nov. 5, 2007, in the city of Oneonta, when Valentine was running a collection agency and failed to turn over funds she had collected.

In Otsego County Court on July 20 before Judge Lambert, three indictments were handed up.

ä Brad L. Anderson, 26, of Burlington Flats, and Jennifer M. Schneider, 25, of Cherry Valley, were indicted on charges of third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, heroin; and fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, hydrocodone.

According to court records, the incident occurred March 18 in Cherry Valley.

Anderson and Schneider are scheduled to return to court Aug. 5.

ä David A. Lolik, 30, of Edmeston, was indicted on a charge of third-degree robbery.

Lolik is accused of robbing the Edmeston branch of NBT bank on May 19.

He is being held at the Otsego County jail without bail, and is scheduled to return to court Monday.

In Otsego County Court on July 22 before Judge Brian Burns:

ä Luis V. Cabrera Jr., 20, of Brooklyn, pleaded guilty to third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance and third-degree attempted criminal sale of a controlled substance.

According to court records, the incidents occurred in the city of Oneonta in January of 2008.

Cabrera is scheduled to be sentenced Sept. 25.

ä Steven A. English Jr., 24, of Brooklyn, pleaded guilty to two counts of third-degree attempted criminal sale of a controlled substance.

According to court records, the incidents occurred in the city of Oneonta in January of 2008.

English is scheduled to be sentenced Aug. 28.

In Otsego County Court on July 15 before Judge Burns, Russell Kanser, 22, of New Berlin, was sentenced to five years' probation for second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument.

According to court records, the incident occurred in January in the city of Oneonta and he pleaded guilty June 19.

Kanser was assessed $375 in court fees.

In Otsego County Court on July 10 before Judge Burns, Deborah L. Burns, 49, of Portlandville, was sentenced to one year in jail for each of two charges of driving while intoxicated.

The sentences are to be served consecutively.

According to court records, the incidents occurred Oct. 22 in Middlefield and Jan. 22 in Milford.

Burns was fined $1,000 for each conviction, and was assessed $520 in court fees.

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