Posted 10 months ago
By Kris Allen
Today in Lincoln County District Court…
Chad Hall pleaded not guilty in two cases, one that charges him with Theft by Unlawful Taking of greater than $500 and less than $1,500, a class 4 felony, and another case where he is charged with two felony counts of Possession of a Firearm by Prohibited Person and being a habitual criminal charge, also a felony.
Hall was arrested on January 11th, 2013 after a warrant executed search led to the discovery of multiple allegedly stolen firearms at Hall’s residency. Hall is a convicted felon.
A request for bond reduction was denied and Hall is due back in court on March 11th.
Dakota Niles pleaded not guilty in district court to a 1st Degree Sexual Assault charge and faces the possibility of a 50 year prison sentence if convicted. Niles was arrested on October 9th after an interview by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s deputies which was sparked by an 14-year-old female minor accusing him of sexual assault on October 8th. The victim alleges that Niles knew she was 14-years-old when the five allege sexual assaults occurred between spring 2012 and October 6th 2012.
Niles is charged with the class 2 Felony, out on bond since January 3rd, 2013, and is due back in court on May 14th for a jury trial.