The following cases were heard in Edgartown district court.

May 9

Brian Beasley, 30, of Oak Bluffs was arraigned on May 8 charges in Oak Bluffs of assault and battery on a family or household member, defacing property and resisting arrest. Defendant pleaded not guilty and was released with further condition of no abuse of alleged victim. Pretrial hearing scheduled for July 15.

May 16

Laster S. Vargas, 45, of Edgartown, was arraigned on May 15 charges in Vineyard Haven of a second offense of driving under the influence of alcohol, a marked lanes violation, a lights violation and negligent operation of a motor vehicle. Bail set at $500. Defendant entered plea of not guilty and was released on further condition of no driving. Pretrial hearing continued from June 3 and scheduled for July 8.

Jonathan R. Jacobs, 32, listed by the court as homeless, was arraigned on May 15 charges in Oak Bluffs of defacing property and disorderly conduct. Pretrial hearing scheduled for July 11.

May 23

Mark B. Sweeney, 54, of Norwood, was arraigned on a May 22 charge in Oak Bluffs of assault and battery on a family or household member. Defendant released on payment of $500 bail. Pretrial hearing scheduled for July 8.

Robert V. Heath, 28, of Vero Beach, Fla., was arraigned on May 22 charges in Oak Bluffs of disorderly conduct, malicious destruction of property, asssault and battery and two charges of resisting arrest. Defendant held at the Dukes County Correctional Facility without bail. Pretrial hearing scheduled for June 17.

Elisha A. Boyd, 35, of West Tisbury was arraigned on a May 21 charge in West Tisbury of assault and battery on a family or household member. Bail set at $1,000. Pretrial hearing scheduled for August 5.

May 26

Robert J. Francis Jr. 63, of West Tisbury, was arraigned on May 25 charges in Oak Bluffs of breaking and entering with intent to commit a misdemeanor, vandalizing property and violating a municipal bylaw or ordinance. Pretrial hearing scheduled for July 1.

May 27

Marco Gonzalez, 35, of Oak Bluffs, was arraigned on a May 27 charge in Oak Bluffs of disturbing the peace. Case to be dismissed if $100 court costs are paid by July 29.

May 31

Frank Mazzocca, 29, of Norwood, was arraigned on May 29 charges in Oak Bluffs of two charges of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, assault and battery, possession of a Class B drug (cocaine), and disorderly conduct. Bail set at $2,500. Pre-trial hearing scheduled for July 7.

Aldair J. Dasilva, 26, of Vineyard Haven, was arraigned on May 29 charges in Oak Bluffs of resisting arrest, disorderly conduct, a speeding violation in a specially regulated area, unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, operating a motor vehicle with defective equipment, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, driving under the influence of alcohol, and leaving the scene of property damage. Bail set at $1,000. Pretrial hearing scheduled for June 23.