The following cases were heard in Edgartown district court.
Denise D. Cafarelli, 55, of Vineyard Haven, arraigned for assault and battery in Vineyard Haven. Released with the condition of no abuse of the alleged victim and an evaluation for substance abuse. A pretrial hearing is set for Jan. 19.
Pedro M. Prazeres, 48, of West Tisbury, had a Dec. 8 charge of shoplifting by asportation dismissed upon payment of $270 for court costs and restitution, which he was ordered to pay by March 3.