Week of 11/14/16 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 11/14/2016 to 11/21/2016:

11/16/2016 - Demario C. Grimes, 26 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000211

Convicted of Possession of Heroin, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees; Perform Community Service: 80 Hours; Intensive Supervision Program; Participate in Cognitive Behaviorial Group.

 

11/15/2016 - Rocco L. Mellott, 32 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000055

Convicted of Domestic Violence, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2919.25(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 3 years.

 

11/15/2016 - Rocco L. Mellott, 34 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000114

Convicted of Theft, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.02(A)(1). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 6 months.

 

11/16/2016 - Jason E. Estep, 39 year old male from Rittman - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000205

Convicted of Possession of Heroin, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of (with 1 year suspended) and 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; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Participate in Cognitive Behaviorial Group.

 

11/16/2016 - Roger White, 33 year old male from Orrville - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000270

Convicted of Possession of Heroin, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of (with 1 year suspended) and Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years. The judge ordered: Keep child support obligation current 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.

 

11/16/2016 - Oscar Willis Lewis, III, 49 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000176

Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of (with 1 year suspended) and 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; Electronic Home Monitoring: Screen for 57 days of jail sentence; Wayne County Jail: Serve 60 Days; Participate in Cognitive Behaviorial Group.

 

11/16/2016 - Clark Anthony Nichols, 30 year old male from ORRVILLE - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000258

Convicted of Illegal Manufacture of Drugs, F2, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.04(A) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 3 years and Community Control sanctions in the amount of 1 year.

 

11/16/2016 - Thomas Michael Anderson, 24 year old male from CHILLICOTHE - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000014 - Probation Violation Sentence

Convicted of Possession of Heroin, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 11 months. The judge ordered: Sentences in Case Nos. 2014 CRC-I 000304, 2015 CRC-I 000050 and 2016. CRC-I 000014 shall run consecutively to one another. Credit for 332 days served in jail and SRCCC. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: PRC Notification Given.

11/16/2016 - Thomas Michael Anderson, 23 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000050 - Probation Violation Sentence

Convicted of Possession of Heroin, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A) and 7 additional counts. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 11 months. The judge ordered: Sentences in Case Nos. 2014 CRC-I 000304, 2015 CRC-I 000050 and 2016 CRC-I 000014 shall run consecutively to one another. Credit for 332 days served in jail and SRCCC. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: PRC Notification Given.

11/16/2016 - Thomas Michael Anderson, 22 year old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2014 CRC-I 000304 - Probation Violation Sentence

Convicted of Possession of Heroin, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 11 months. The judge ordered: Sentences in Case Nos. 2014 CRC-I 000304, 2015 CRC-I 000050 and 2016 CRC-I 000014 shall run consecutively to one another. Credit for 332 days served in jail and SRCCC. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: PRC Notification Given.