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Court roundup

The following cases were among those heard Tuesday during a circuit court session at the Davison County Public Safety Center in Mitchell:

• Richard Dail, 33, of Mitchell, pleaded not guilty to unauthorized ingestion of a controlled substance, hydrocodone; jury trial was set for October; Judge Tim Bjorkman denied a bond modification.

• Preston Thomas, 26, of Mitchell, admitted to violating his probation by absconding from the state; his original sentence in 2009 for distribution of less than a half-pound of marijuana; Judge Tim Bjorkman sentenced him to two years in prison with 138 days' credit for time already served in the county jail; parole eligibility is in October.

• Jeffrey Curry Jr., 31, of Mitchell, pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine; Judge Tim Bjorkman ordered a presentence investigation and scheduled sentencing for September.