PARKERSBURG - Two people indicted in connection with the January robbery of a Liberty Street residence entered plea agreements in Wood County Circuit Court on Tuesday.
Casey Hornbeck, 22, in custody at the North Central Regional Jail, and Thomas Michael Leroy Underwood, 18, 1718 1/2 Park St., Parkersburg, entered plea agreements. Hornbeck pleaded guilty to a charge of burglary as charged by a special session of the grand jury on March 7.
Underwood pleaded guilty to a felony bill of information charging him with grand larceny and conspiracy to commit grand larceny. He is to remain on supervised bond and to have drug testing. Judge Robert Waters denied a state motion for Underwood's bond to be revoked or place him on home confinement. His sentencing was set for 10 a.m. July 22 before Waters.
Hornbeck and Underwood were indicted with Dustin Ray Kinney and Brian Scott Hornbeck in connection with the robbery of a residence at 3824 Liberty St., Parkersburg. They were indicted on charges of burglary, conspiracy to commit burglary, unlawful entry and conspiracy to commit unlawful entry, grand larceny and conspiracy to commit grand larceny.
Last week Kinney entered a plea agreement to plead guilty to a charge of burglary as charged by a special session of the grand jury.
In other hearings Tuesday:
* Brandon Michael Blouin, 20, in custody at the North Central Regional Jail, was granted a motion to continue his trial and also made a motion for a speedy trial. His new trial date was set for June 12 before Judge Waters. Blouin was indicted by the January 2013 grand jury on charges of wanton endangerment with a firearm and destruction of property.
* Casey Douglas Saunders, 22, in custody at the North Central Regional Jail, appeared for a change of plea hearing; however, he decided not to take the agreement and his trial date was set for July 10, case No. 3 before Waters. Saunders was indicted during a special session of the grand jury on March 7 on two counts of burglary and one count each of unlawful entry, grand larceny and destruction of property.