2012-08-23 / Front Page

Court hears cases

Pleas entered in 4 cases Wednesday

MANISTIQUE – Four Manistique residents appeared in 11th Circuit Court Wednesday in separate cases.

Samantha Jo Jenerou, 22, of 853N Shunk Rd., entered a plea of not guilty to 15 charges on Wednesday. The felon charges include: two counts of the delivery of the controlled substance Suboxone, which carry a maximum penalty of 7 years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000, as well as possible driver’s license sanctions; and one count of conspiracy to commit the delivery of the controlled substance Suboxone, which carries the maximum penalty of 7 years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000, as well as possible driver’s license sanctions.

The incidents allegedly occurred on Jan. 18, March 8, and June 5.

Jenerou also faces 12 other felony charges, including: six counts of second degree home invasion; three counts of larceny, $1,000 or more, but less than $20,000; one count of breaking and entering with intent; one count of malicious destruction of property; and one count of possession of burglar’s tools.

Jenerou remains in custody and has a $25,000 cash or surety bond.

Michael Alan Olsen, 24, of 620 Garden Ave., is faced with many of the same charges as Jenerou. He was also in court on Wednesday, but entered a guilty plea to three of the charges against him.

Eight other charges against him were dropped, as part of a plea agreement. Olsen is scheduled to be sentenced on Oct. 25 at 10 a.m.

He also remains in custody, and had his cash or surety bond of $25,000 continued.

Chloe Anne Forstner, 29, of 315 Oak St., appeared in circuit court Wednesday on charges relating to an UPSET bust on July 18.

She entered a not guilty plea to two counts: delivery/manufacture of a controlled substance and delivery of a controlled substance on school property. Forstner will appear for a pretrial on Sept. 20 at 9 a.m.

Milton Paul Herro, 52, of 607 H Street, arrested during the same UPSET bust, also plead not guilty on Wednesday. He is charged with three felony counts of delivery/ manufacture of a controlled substance.

Herro is scheduled to appear for a pretrial on Oct. 11 at 10 a.m.

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