The following cases were heard in Edgartown district court.

April 27

Timothy A. Higgins, 34, of Vineyard Haven, had Sept. 29 charge in Vineyard Haven of assault and battery on family/household member dismissed upon request of commonwealth, failure of alleged victim to cooperate. In separate case, Oct. 20 charge in Vineyard Haven of assault and battery on family/household member dismissed upon request of commonwealth, failure of alleged victim to cooperate.

Mark D. Leonardi, 59, of Oak Bluffs, pleaded guilty on April 20 charge in Vineyard Haven of disorderly conduct, ordered to pay $150 fine, deemed satisfied due to pretrial incarceration.

Samuel A. Stellmach, 27, of Seekonk, 6/4/90, arraigned on April 21 charges in Edgartown of drunken driving, second offense, negligent operation of motor vehicle, and marked lanes violation. Pretrial hearing scheduled for May 25.

Damon W, Vickers, 53, of Chilmark, arraigned on July 1, 2016 charges in Chilmark of three counts of assault and battery. In a separate case, arraigned on Sept. 1, 2015 charges in West Tisbury of assault and battery with dangerous weapon (belt) on person older than 60 and assault and battery. Ordered to stay away from/ not to contact certain children and surrendered passports to remain held by clerk’s office. Pretrial hearings scheduled for May 24.

Luiza B. Vickers, 39, of Chilmark, arraigned on Oct. 17 charges in Chilmark of assault and battery with dangerous weapon (fruit bowl) and assault and battery with dangerous weapon (umbrella), and Oct. 15 charge in Chilmark of assault and battery. Ordered to stay away from/not to contact certain children, surrendered passports to remain held by clerk’s office. Pretrial hearing scheduled for May 24.