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A 26-year-old Moosic woman was sentenced Friday morning to up to 23 and a half months in the Wyoming County jail for simple assault and terroristic threats a year ago.

Shannon M. Ashley consented to appearing virtually before Judge Russell Shurtleff who sat before an empty courtroom with other parties tied in via Zoom technology, and told the judge “I made a mistake, and am so sorry for my past behavior.”

She added, “I love my children more than words and want to be reunited with them,” and she has attended anger management classes.

Her attorney, Jennifer McCambridge spoke of her client being involved in a toxic relationship in the past, and in the process of going through a divorce. And, in the time she had known her saw a complete turnaround from the person facing the charges.

Court records show that Ashley pointed a gun at her husband on May 17, 2019, and also hit a child in her care.

For the assault, Ashley was sentenced to a $500 fine and 3-12 months in county jail, and assistant district attorney Timothy Carroll also asked for a mental health evaluation.

Judge Shurtleff said he believed the sentence was appropriate because Ashley violated the trust between a parent and a child and “any lesser of a sentence would depreciate the seriousness of the offense.”

Regarding terroristic threats, Ashley was sentenced to a $500 fine and 4-11.5 months in county jail, and had to forfeit her gun, and was prevented from owning any gun in the future.

Others sentenced virtually on Wednesday, May 13, included:

*Kirby Thomas Buckingham, 35, of Dalton, who was sentenced to 5 days-18 months in county jail, a $500 fine and $800 in restitution for theft by unlawful taking on Dec. 16, 2018.

*Kody James Getkin, 27, of Danville, who was sentenced to a $500 fine and two days-23.5 months in county jail for simple assault on Sept. 10, 2017; and to a $500 fine and 12 months probation for disorderly conduct on Sept. 10, 2017; with sentences to be served concurrently.

*Garrett William Griffin, 22, of Tunkhannock, who was sentenced to a fine of $500 and 18 months probation for obstructing the administration of law on Sept. 7, 2018.

*James Ronald Lyons, 23, of Scranton, who was sentenced to a fine of $500 and 48 hours-6 months in county jail for a DUI on Oct. 27, 2019.

*Helen E. Mendegro, 70, of Falls, was sentenced to a $1,000 fine and 72 hours-6 months in county jail for DUI of a controlled substance on Dec. 20, 2017.

*Michael Edward Susavage, 24, of New Milford, who was sentenced to a $500 fine and 12 months probation for false identification to law enforcement on April 26, 2019; and to a $500 fine and 6 months probation for possession of drug paraphernalia, with sentences to be served consecutively.

Others sentenced virtually on Monday, May 11, included:

*Samantha Lynne Porter, 28, of Hallstead, who was sentenced to a $1,000 fine and 72 hours-6 months in county jail for DUI on Aug. 10, 2018.

*Steven Charles Smith, 19, of Wyalusing, who was sentenced to a fine of $500, $1 in restitution, and 1-12 months in county jail for simple assault on Nov. 8, 2019; to a fine of $1,000, 72 hours-6 months in county jail for DUI of a controlled substance on Sept. 29, 2019, with sentence served consecutive to other; and to a fine of $500, and 12 months probation for possession of drug paraphernalia on Sept. 21, 2019, with sentence concurrent to others

*Amie Jane VanVleck, 41, of Wilkes-Barre, who was sentenced to a $500 fine and 1-12 months in county jail for possession of drug paraphernalia on March 29, 2019; and to a $500 fine, $30 restitution, and 15-30 days in county jail for possession of a small amount of marijuana on Dec. 30, 2018, with sentences to be served consecutively.

*Brooke Dorothy Williams, 39, of Scranton,who was sentenced to a $1,000 fine and 72 hours-6 months in county jail for DUI on July 3, 2019.

*Allen L. Wilson III, 46, of Factoryville, who was sentenced to a $500 fine and 7 days-12 months in county jail for furnishing drug-free urine on Jan. 22.