Car-waxer charged in harassment
A Sherrill man whose accused harassment involved waxing his car outside a 65-year-old woman’s Brookside Drive home pleaded not guilty in City Court on Tuesday.
Emmanuel C. Clothakis Jr., 46, of 134 E. Campbell Ave., was released on his own recognizance by Judge Daniel C. Wilson on charges of second-degree harassment and disorderly conduct. His case was adjourned to Sept. 16.
Police said on Aug. 21, Clothakis went to a 65-year-old woman’s residence on Brookside Drive and shouting obscenities at her. The woman identified Clothakis to police as her daughter’s boyfriend. Police said on Aug. 29, Clothakis waxed his car in the roadway in front of the woman’s residence.
When police went to investigate the matter at 11:48 a.m. that day, authorities said Clothakis refused to stop shouting obscenities at the officers.
Also in City Court:
¿ Jamey L. Johnson, 35, of 318 N. Madison St., was released on her own recognizance on five counts of petty larceny. Her case was adjourned to Sept. 22.
Police said from July 19 to the 25, Johnson stole $90.77 from the register at Denny’s Restaurant. Police said Johnson worked as a server at the South James Street location.
¿ Thomas M. Black, 50, of 627 Parry St., was released on his own recognizance on a charge of driving while ability impaired by drugs, leaving the scene of an accident, failure to obey police and failure to keep right. His case was adjourned to Oct. 13. Police said at 6:45 p.m. Aug. 23, Black was driving on Route 49 after taking two Ambien pills, then crashed into a utility pole.
¿ Timothy M. Burgdoff, 36, of 220 Lawrence St., was ordered to pay a $75 fine and $120 surcharge on one count of disorderly conduct.
Police said at 12:55 p.m. June 3, Burgdoff refused to stop shouting obscenities in the 300 block of W. Dominick St.
¿ Ian Clapps, 28, of 724 N. Washington St., was ordered to pay a $100 fine and $120 surcharge on one count of exposure. Police said at 1:34 a.m. Aug. 29, Clapps urinated on the side of the FasTrac store on North James Street.