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"Payne County's Oldest Newspaper Since 1890" 75 Scan the QR code below for online content Poised For Stillwater has seen an increase in commercial development over the past few years and is" poised for even more in the coming year, said the Angela McLaughlin, who serves as city's director for retail and consumer economic development. McLaughlin said sales tax revenues are up and the revenue from new stores and restaurants doesn't seem to be taken from previously existing businesses. Stillwater Journal Page A1 By Patti Weaver In her latest case, Martin Journal Correspondent was arrested shortly after A Perkins woman -- on noon on Dec. 3 in the park- probation for driving her car ing lots of Staples and EZ towards a then-boyfriend in Pawn on N. Perkins Road 2011 -- has been ordered to in Stillwater, according to appear in court in January an affidavit by Stillwater on a charge of driving her Police Officer John Paul car toward another man Johnson. she had dated and texting Martin said that at about threatening messages to him 6 a.m. that day, Stillwater in December. police had responded to Jennifer Marie Martin, an altercation between her 31, who is also on probation and the alleged victim, the for knowingly concealing affidavit said. a stolen cell phone from a She said at that time he woman last December, also had broken out her car wind- has been charged with con- shield and assaulted her, but cealing a credit card lost in a he left before police arrived, Stillwater bar in July. the affidavit said. Martin remains free on She claimed that he had $15,000 bail and could be been texting her all day, incarcerated for 14 years harassing and threatening if convicted of her current her, the affidavit said. "She charges. She could receive said she found out that he an additional 15-year prison was at Staples and wanted term if convicted of violating some resolution so she drove probation in her two earlier there to confront him. cases. "She said she wanted to make sure he didn't leave before police got there, but she did not call the police -- an unrelated female wit- ness in the Staples parking lot called the police," the affidavit said. A witness said he saw Martin attempt to run over the man with her car and was driving so recklessly in the parking lot that she almost hit him in the process of trying to hit the man she had dated, the affidavit alleged. The witness said he saw the man reach into Martin's driver's window, "but it looked like an attempt to stop Martin from continuing to try to run over him with the car," the affidavit alleged. While the officer was talking to Martin, she said that the man she had dated hit her several times in the face and upper arms, but the officer could find no injuries, the affidavit alleged. Lincoln County pair charged with She allowed the officer to the parking lots of EZ Pawn view text messages on her and Staples, which share a phone, the affidavit said. common entrance into the "There was a long continu- parking area," the affidavit ous text message conversa- alleged. tion," between the two from He said that"he reached in 7 a.m. until the time police Martin' s car to try to remove were called at 11:26 a.m. to the keys so she could not Staples, the affidavit said. continue to try to run over "Both subjects exchanged him. Once there, he said insults, but Martin's mes- Martin hit him and started sages were much more to drive off with him in the antagonistic and threatening, window, so he hit back to and even included some pos- defend himself. I saw some sible stalking actions," the minor scratches to his fore- affidavit alleged, arms that he claimed were "He even at one point from the assault," the officer made a suicidal statement in wrote in his affidavit. an attempt to get Martin to Based on the total circum- stop the texts, but she would stances, Martin was arrested, not...Martin made more than the officer's affidavit said. one comment that she was Martin is due to appear in coming after him and that court on Jan. 7 on all of her she was going to hurt him felony charges: or have someone else hurt domestic assault with her him for her," the affidavit caronDec. 3 onthe man she alleged, had dated; Atone point, Martin - concealing a lost credit card texted him that she was wait- found in a Stillwater bar on ing outside his girlfriend's July 27: house where she believed he assault with her car on was "and was baiting him to June 10, 2011, on a then- together in Payne Connty last Perkins. week with fraudently obtain- They are alleged to have ing checks in another man's acted together to pass two name without his knowl- forged checks in November edge, forging his Sl " ature to Cimarron Valley Co-op in and passing seven checks at Perkins. Perkins stores. According to state Depart- Christy Lynn Kinsley, 31, ment of Corrections records, an ex-convict who has also Kinsley was released from used the surname of Her- prison in February 2010, rmann, and Jerrell Jerome after serving less than half Davis, 29, who both have of a five-year prison term the same address in Wellston, she was given in 2007, for could each receive a 59-year passing bogus checks in prison term if convicted of Payne County in 2005. conspiracy and passing seven For that felony, Kinsley forged checks, was ordered to pay restitu- The pair are alleged to tion of $29,464 and serve have acted together during five years of probation on September and October to herreleasefromprison, court fraudulently place an order records show. for blank checks in another Kinsley also was sen- man's name, obtain the tenced in 2007 to serve checks without his knowl- concurrent five-year prison edge, forge his signature terms for assault and bat- on them and present seven tery in 2000 and false pawn checks to obtain cash or declaration in 2001, both in merchandise. Payne County. placed on probation for five Staples where a witness saw knowingly concealing years, DOCrecords show. her attempt to run him over, a cell phone on Dec. 19, Kinsley also has a felony the affidavit alleged. 2011, stolen at a Stillwater conviction for perjury in The man she had dat- restaurant, for which she was Creek County in 2006, for ed told police that "Martin placed on four years' proba- which she was placed on sent him threatening text tion in April conditioned probation for five years, messages and tried to run on her serving a weekend DOC records show. him over when they were in in jail. used of By Patti Weaver County District Court last The plant manager "was Journal Correspondent week, had been arrested on able to locate through his A Tryon man accused of Dec. 17 and released after records where a Harry Wil- concealing a 1940s model posting $2,500 bail. liam Payne sold two tractors Case tractor -- allegedly Cushing Police Detec- to the business on two dif- stolen from a Perkins man's tive Adam Harp was con- ferent dates," the affidavit pasture and sold to Yaffe tacted by Lincoln County said. Metals in Cushing -- has Sheriff's Investigator Larry Payne came to the busi- been ordered to appear in Stover on Nov. 7 about a ness and sold an older court on Jan. 7. possibly stolen tractor sold model tractor on Nov. 5 Harry William Payne, to Yaffe Metals, according that was later confirmed to 33, who was arraigned on to an affidavit, be the victim's tractor, the the felony charge in Payne , The Lincoln County affidavit alleged. Red Hat Pistols Meet The Perkins Red Hat Pistols met on Dec. 11 for a meal and dirty Santa ornament exchange, plant manager if anyone had Everyone had a great time stealing each other's gifts. Attending were front row ( I to r): brought in a unique tractor receive as much as a five- Judy Smith, Lesa Bane, Janice Coate, and LaNell Harris. Back row: Vikki Torian, Jonette in the past few days, he said year prison term if con- Hatfield, Pat Bickell, Mary Ellen Copeland, Amber Burton and Beverly Evans. Not shown yes, according to Harp's victed of knowingly con- is Lauree James. Photo provided affidavit, cealing stolen property. investigator said that the The Perkins man was able victim had reported that his to identify the tractor as his 1940s model Case tractor -- based upon the wheels was stolen from his pasture and rims he described, the in Lincoln County, the Cush- affidavit alleged. ing police detective wrote in "Payne was paid $493.20 an affidavit, for the tractor," the affidavit Investigator Stover said said. that the owner told him "the On Nov. 13, the Cushing rear tractor wheels were detective went to Payne's unique because he cut two last known address in rims and hand made a wider Tryon, but was unable to rim for wider tires," accord- make contact with anyone ing to the affidavit, at the mobile home, the "Investigator Stover said affidavit said. that based upon his investi- "I have attempted two gation, he believed that the times to locate Payne, but tractor was sold to Yaffe have not been successful in Metals in Cushing," in Payne locating him," the Cushing County, the affidavit said. police detective wrote in his When the Cushing police affidavit dated Nov. 15. detective asked Yaffe's Payne was arrested a month later and could Church .....,..;...,,,..,, A5 Classifieds ........ :: B4 Comics ...... ,, .... ,,,,. $6 Entertainment .:,,, $4 Farm & Ranch,...:.. A6 History .................. A3 Obituaries ........... A2 Opinions. ...... .... A4 Public Records .... S2 School .......... : ....... A3 Seniors ................. S5 Sports ................. B1 -B3 Jan I - New Year's Day Jan 2i 7 p.m. -Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meeting, Perkins Lions Den Jan 3, noon - Perkins Community Chamber of Commerce meeting, Vassar Community Center Jan 7, 5:30 pm - Perkins Uons Club meeting, Perkins Lions Den Jan 7, 6-8:30 p.m. - Monday Music Night, Perkins Senior Citizens Center, 114 E. Kirk Jan 9, 7 p.m. -Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meeting, Perkins Lions Den Jan 14, 6-8:30 p.m. - Monday Music Night, Perkins Senior Cilizens Center, 114 E. Kirk -Jan 16, 7 p.m.-Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meeting, Perkins Lions Den Jan 17, 11 a.m. - Oklahoma Territorial Plaza Trust meeting, Vassar Community Center Got calendar items? Email them to news@thejoumalok.com All-Star by Class East squad released last week by the Oklahoma Coaches Association. ' Page B1 All.Star come outside, attempting to boyfriend who had to jump gfo , Dassin rged checks in Perkins instigate another assault or out of the way to avoid Perkins-Tryon senior confrontation," the affidavit being hit, for which she was Devin Peyton attNned I By Patti Weaver They are alleged to have Kinsley also has a felony alleged, placed on four years' proba- another post'season Journal Correspondent acted together to pass five conviction for uttering forged When he finally told her tion in April with conditions football honor as hewas I A Lincoln County man forged checks in October instruments in Creek County that he was not there but including anangerresolution named to the Class 3A ' and woman were charged to Williams Grocery in in 2007, for which she was at Staples, Martin drove to course;