IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF
IN THE INTEREST OF:
Juvenile Abuse Neglect No.
C.B. 07/26/2013 20-JA-143
Judge Thomas H. Ewing
Unknown Biological Father of C.B.
ORDER OF PUBLICATION
To Whom It May Concern:
The purpose of this action is to protect the child respondent, C.B., from abuse and neglect. The Petitioner, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, is seeking legal and physical custody of said child respondent, C.B. Further, the Petitioner is seeking to locate the unknown biological father of the child respondent, his whereabouts are unknown. Trissa Brown is the biological mother of C.B., who was born on July 26, 2013.
Counsel for the Petitioner, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, is William C. Burdick, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, 108 East Maple Avenue, Fayetteville, West Virginia, 25840.
It appearing that the whereabouts of the unknown father are presently unknown at this time, it is Ordered that the unknown father obtain from the Fayette County Circuit Clerk at the Fayette County Courthouse, Fayetteville, West Virginia, the Petition filed in this matter. The unknown father must appear and defend on or before Friday, December 4, 2020, at 8:30 a.m., in the Courtroom of the Honorable Thomas H. Ewing. Fayette County Courthouse, Fayetteville, West Virginia, at which time an adjudicatory hearing will be held. Failure to answer and defend could result in a default judgment, and loss of parental rights.
Further, it is hereby Ordered that the unknown father be advised of his right to have counsel at every stage of these proceedings. The unknown father is further advised that such proceedings may result in the severance of parental rights and the transfer of custody of said child unto the Petitioner.
The child respondent, C.B., shall be represented by counsel at every stage of these proceedings. The Guardian ad Litem appointed for said child is Vickie Hylton, P.O. Box 928, Beaver, WV, 25813; 304.461.3016.
ENTERED by the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Fayette County this 9th day of 2020.
WILLIAM C. BURDICK
Assistant Prosecuting Attorney
CATHY L. JARRETT, CLERK
Fayette County Circuit Court
Fayette County, West Virginia