A man arrested and charged last month after making verbal threats inside a Winfield restaurant has been released from jail on bond, according to Cowley County District Court records.

Delarick Evans was released from the Cowley County Jail after requesting an own recognizance bond during an Aug. 14 court appearance. The bond was granted for $10,000.

Evans, 43, of Ponca City, Okla., was charged with one felony count of making a criminal threat after entering Bleus Family Dining the morning of Aug. 9 and threatening to shoot up the restaurant. Evans left the scene before police arrived, but was apprehended a short time later near 202nd Road and U.S. 77 Highway.

In other district court case news, a disposition other than trial is scheduled for Brennan Boyd, of Winfield, at 2:30 p.m. Sept. 23. A jury trial for Boyd, who has been charged with rape of an unconscious victim after allegedly entering a Winfield woman’s home and sexually assaulting her last year, was scheduled to begin Oct. 1. He remains incarcerated in the Cowley County Jail.

A preliminary hearing setting in Arkansas City District Court for Darrell Burns was postponed to 1:30 p.m. on Sept. 23. He faces charges of aggravated criminal sodomy, aggravated indecent liberties with a child, electronic solicitation of a child and sexual exploitation of a child. Cowley County Jail.

A person’s guilt or innocence is to be determined by a court of law.

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