Week of 10/2/17 Criminal Felony Convictions:

A criminal defendant has to have been sentenced before he or she is considered “convicted” of a criminal offense in the State of Ohio. Below are the felony convictions that took place in the Wayne County Common Pleas Court for 10/2/2017 to 10/9/2017:

 

10/4/2017 - Eugene Riffle, 44 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2017 CRC-I 000346

Convicted of Grand Theft of a Motor Vehicle, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.02(A)(1). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 1 year and Post Release Control in the amount of 3 years. The judge ordered: Court costs waived, 60 days credit for time served. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: PRC Notification Given.

 

10/4/2017 - Kara L. Patton, 24 year old female from WOOSTER - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000217

Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest.

 

10/4/2017 - Tonya R. Cox, 21 year old female from Creston - Case No. 2017 CRC-I 000294

Convicted of Attempted Possession of Cocaine, M1, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2923.02 / 2925.11(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a fine of $200.00. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

 

10/4/2017 - Vincent Damien Cavallaro, 22 year old male from Burbank - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000375

Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees; Standard Terms: Obey All Laws & Probation Rules, Follow Directions of Probation Officer; Perform Community Service: 50 Hours; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment; Obtain GED or High School Diploma; Intensive Supervision Program; Participate in Drug Court; Participate in Cognitive Behaviorial Group; Participate in Day Reporting Program.

 

10/4/2017 - Brenda Lee Newman, 42 year old female from Lakeville - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000364

Convicted of Receiving Stolen Property, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.51(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 6 months. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees; Pay Restitution: $159.75.

 

10/6/2017 - Kelcie McKenzie Jane Williams, 19 year old female from Wooster - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000379

Convicted of Unlawful Sexual Conduct With A Minor, M1, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2907.04(A). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: Conditions no further violations of this statute for a year.  Costs waived.

 

10/4/2017 - Matthew D. Walton, 49 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000281 - Probation Violation Sentence

Convicted of Domestic Violence, M1, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2919.25(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 180 days. The judge ordered: Credit for 88 days jail time served.  Court will consider early release upon completion of CADET program.