The following cases were heard at Edgartown district court.

Dec. 27

Linda S. Shapiro, 70, of Oak Bluffs, admitted to sufficient facts on Dec. 16 charge in Vineyard Haven of drunken driving, continued without a finding for one year. Ordered to pay $600 in fees, complete 24-day driver alcohol education fee, and to lose license for 45 days. Negligent operation of a motor vehicle charge dismissed upon request of the commonwealth.

Dec. 29

Donnie L. Richards, 59, of Edgartown, arraigned on Dec. 28 charges in Oak Bluffs of drunken driving, third offense, uninsured motor vehicle, and unregistered motor vehicle. Bail set at $500 surety, ordered to remain alcohol free with screens and not to drive while case is pending. Pretrial hearing scheduled for Feb. 2.

Jan. 3

Jake C. Merrill, 35, of West Tisbury, arraigned on Sept. 24 charge in Edgartown of larceny by check less than $250, and, in eleven other separate cases, nine counts of larceny by check less than $250, 11 counts of uttering false check, and two counts of larceny by check more than $250. According to police report filed in court, he allegedly wrote checks to several Island businesses totalling about $1,500 on a closed account between July and September. Pretrial hearing scheduled to Feb. 3.

Jan. 5

Lindenberg Baessa, also known as Joao Lopis-DeOliveira, 37, of Oak Bluffs, arraigned on June 24, 2008 charges in Oak Bluffs of drunken driving, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, use of motor vehicle without authority and unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. According to court documents arrested on a warrant on Jan. 5. Bail set at $10,000 and pretrial hearing scheduled for Feb. 2.

Glenn A. Cardoza, 54, of Buzzards Bay, pleaded guilty on Dec. 23, 2015 charge in Vineyard Haven of threat to commit a crime (murder), sentenced to six months in a house of correction, deemed served.

Wesley Dasilva, 36, of Oak Bluffs, placed on six months of pretrial probation on August 21 charge in Vineyard Haven of breaking and entering for misdemeanor.

Wemerson P. Deoliveira, 36, of Vineyard Haven, arraigned on Oct. 4 charge in Edgartown of two counts of larceny by check more than $250. According to police report filed in court allegedly paid an employee with a bad check. Pretrial hearing scheduled for March 2.

Wilkeson Moreira, 27, of Vineyard Haven, admitted to sufficient facts on Nov. 26 charge in Vineyard Haven of drunken driving, continued without a finding for one year and ordered to pay $600 in fees and $65 monthly probation services fee and complete 24-day driver education program and to lose license for 45 days. Charges of negligent operation of a motor vehicle and unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle dismissed upon request of the commonwealth and found not responsible on marked lanes violation.

Joao P. Olimpio, 22, of Oak Bluffs, admitted to sufficient facts on July 4 charge in Oak Bluffs of negligent operation of a motor vehicle, continued without a finding for one year, ordered to remain alcohol free, pay $300 in fees and $50 monthly probation services fee. Charge of drunken driving dismissed upon request of commonwealth and unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle dismissed upon request of the commonwealth upon payment of $100 in costs, found not responsible on marked lanes violation.

Junior C. Rodrigues, 35, of Vineyard Haven, will have Jan. 22 charges in Oak Bluffs of possessing a class B drug (cocaine) and unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle dismissed if $700 in costs is paid by Feb. 8.

Sergio Viera, 40, of Edgartown, admitted to sufficient facts on July 14 charge in Edgartown of leaving the scene of property damage, continued without a finding for six months and ordered to pay $50 victim/witness assessment fee and $65 monthly probation services fee.

Lisa L. Vinjerud, 34, of Vineyard Haven, pleaded guilty on May 27 charge in Vineyard Haven of assault and battery with dangerous weapon (stun gun), sentenced to two and a half years in a house of correction, 30 days to serve and 10 days of jail credit. Balance suspended and placed on probation for 18 months, ordered to pay $90 victim/witness assessment fee and $65 monthly probation services fee. Charge of selling/possessing electric stun gun dismissed upon request of the commonwealth.

Jan. 6

Riley Dobel, 27, of Oak Bluffs, admitted to sufficient facts on Jan. 31 charge in Oak Bluffs of negligent operation of a motor vehicle, continued without a finding for 18 months and ordered to pay $300 in fees, to remain alcohol free with screens for the first 12 months, and to remain employed. Charge of drunken driving dismissed upon request of the commonwealth, noting insufficient evidence, and reckless operation of a motor vehicle dismissed upon request of the commonwealth. Found not responsible on marked lanes violation, registration not in possession, and unregistered motor vehicle.

William A. Engler, 18, of Oak Bluffs, had Sept. 18 charge in Oak Buffs of vandalizing property dismissed upon request of the commonwealth, failure of alleged victim to cooperate.

Jordan U. Iheke, 23, of Vineyard Haven, arraigned on Nov. 24 charge in Oak Bluffs of negligent operation of a motor vehicle and license not in possession. According to police report filed in court, charge stems from allegedly driving 94 miles per hour in 45 mile per hour zone. Pretrial hearing scheduled for Feb. 17.

Mark T. Przybylo, 51, of Oak Bluffs, had Sept. 8 charge in Oak Bluffs of assault and battery on a family/household member dismissed upon request of the commonwealth, failure of alleged victim to cooperate.

Headley Wellington, 47, of Vineyard Haven, will have Sept. 10 charge in Edgartown of larceny more than $250 dismissed if restitution is paid forthwith.

Nicholas B. Weyl, 34, of Vineyard Haven, pleaded guilty on April 6 charges in Vineyard Haven of two counts of assault with dangerous weapon (pellet/BB gun), sentenced to one year in a house of correction, suspended two years and placed on probation for two years. Ordered to stay away from and not to contact victim and counseling as mandated by probation, and to pay $90 victim/witness assessment fee and $65 monthly probation services fee. Charge of threat to commit a crime dismissed upon request of the commonwealth.

Jan. 9

Manh V. Tran, 46, of Worcester, will have Oct. 7 charge in Gosnold of miscellaneous statutory violation (possessing undersized tautaug) dismissed if $360 fine/assessment is paid forthwith. Charge of throwing fish overboard upon inspection dismissed upon request of the commonwealth. According to police report filed in court, the Massachusetts Environmental Police allegedly approached a fishing boat in Canapitsit Channel and saw the operator throw items that appeared to be fish over the side; police said they recovered floating tautaug. Police said they allegedly found Mr. Tran in possession of 11 undersized tautaug. The fish were seized and donated to Larsen’s Market in Menemsha for use in the Wounded Warrior Challenge.