Former Brewery Bhavana director pleads guilty to secret peeping
The former beverage director for award-winning restaurants Bida Manda and Brewery Bhavana pled guilty to four felony charges of secret peeping Friday.
state of North Carolina versus Jordan Hester. The found numbers air 20 CRS to 10 one, 33 and 210134 Mr. Willis. Mr Di Start. How does your client plead? Toe four counts of secret peeping. Hey, pleads guilty to this charge. All right, You're only be seated. Mhm by Madame Clark, if you please affirm Mr Hester. Main standing, please, sir. Are you able to hear and understand me? Yes. You understand? You have the right to remain silent. Any statement you make may be used against you. What's the highest level of education you've completed, sir? College. Are you now using or consuming alcohol, Drugs, narcotics, medicines, pills or any other substance Person? Medicine? Yes, sir. Was the last time you used that? What is the medication you're using? That's been the vaccine toe ended present, sir, But in any way interfere with your ability to understand what we're doing here today. Does it in any way interfere with your ability to make important life decisions? Leave your mind is clear and you understand what you're doing at this hearing. How long have you been using that medication? Um, roughly here, sir. all right that those answers were not on the play. Do you mind if I go ahead and start, please? Heart has been explained to you by your attorney. Do you understand the nature of the charges in every element of each charge? Yes, sir. Have you and your attorney discussed the possible defenses, if any, to the charges? I understand you have a right to plead not guilty and have your case tried by a jury. You understand that at that jury trial, you'd have right to confront and cross examine the witnesses against you? You understand that by your play, you give up these and other important constitutional rights to a jury trial. Do you understand? If you're not a citizen of the United States, your plea of guilty may result your deportation from this country, your exclusion from a mission to this country or the denial of your naturalization under federal law to understand. But on a conviction of a felony, you may forfeit any state licensing privileges you have in the event. Your province? Uh huh. On a plead Guilty. Their limitations on your right to appeal. Understand that you plead guilty. May impact How long any biological evidence related your case will be preserved. Do you understand that you are guilty to four counts of secret peeping by installing or using a photo device? You understand that those offenses carry a combined maximum punishment of 96 months now personally, plead guilty to the fences I just described. Are you, in fact, guilty? Yes, I understand that you have a right during a sentencing hearing to prove to the court the existence of any mitigating factors that may apply to your case. Yes, sir. I understand that courts have approved the practice of plea agreements and you could discuss any agreement you have with me without very my disapproval. Yes, sir.