Ricky Wallace Miller, 52, Wagoner, was in Mayes County District Court Monday charged with assault and battery on a police officer, discharging a firearm in public, resisting arrest, carrying a firearm while under the influence and reckless conduct with a firearm. Miller was represented by Richard Gray and entered a not guilty plea. The case was set on the preliminary hearing sounding docket Oct. 11. Miller was free on bond. Miller allegedly kicked Mayes County Deputy Dan Whalen in the upper arm, discharged a Remington bolt action 223 caliber firearm in Chouteau, resisted arrest from Whalen, carried a firearm under the influence of alcohol and fired the gun at the home of Austin and Audra Anderson on Aug. 25.
Mark Edwin Stealer, 55, Salina, was in Mayes County District Court Thursday, charged with domestic abuse assault and battery and violation of a protective order. The case was set on the preliminary hearing sounding docket Sept. 7. Stealer’s wife, Carole, was in the court room and asked the court to raise his bond as she is afraid of him. Bond was $20,000, but due to Stealer’s attitude during the arraignment, Judge Terry McBride raised the bond to $50,000. Stealer was ordered to have no contact with the alleged victim should he make bond. Stealer said he was acting in self defense. Stealer is alleged to have grabbed his wife around the neck and punched her in the face on Nov. 26, 2010. Stealer is alleged to have violated a protective order, filed against him by his wife.
Angela Peckenpaugh, 26, Pryor, was in Mayes County District Court Thursday, charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. Peckenpaugh pleaded not guilty. The case was set on the preliminary hearing sounding docket Sept. 27. Bond was set at $10,000. Peckanpaugh was ordered to have no contact with the alleged victim, Michael Long. She allegedly struck Long with a baseball bat.
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