Week of 3/28/16 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 3/28/2016 to 4/4/2016:

 

3/29/2016 - Lawrence Russell Dowling, 38 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000356

Convicted of Receiving Stolen Property, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.51(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler

to: a term of incarceration of 6 months (with 1 year suspended) and Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years. The judge

ordered: Jail sentence concurrent with Summit County jail time. 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: 100 Hours; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation

Department; Intensive Supervision Program; Wayne County Jail: Serve 180 Days.

 

3/29/2016 - Mason R. Porter, 30 year old male from Burbank - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000294

Convicted of Petty Theft, M1, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.02(A)(1). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler.

Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees; Pay Restitution: $60.

 

3/30/2016 - Jeremy L. Rogers, 29 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000320

Convicted of Aggravated Trafficking in Drugs, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.03(A)(1). Sentenced by Judge Mark K.

Wiest.

 

3/30/2016 - Richard Ryell Allen Phillips, 27 year old male from Orrville - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000136

Convicted of Having Weapons While Under Disability, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2923.13(A)(2) and 2 additional

counts. Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 3 years and Community Control sanctions in the amount of 3

years. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

 

3/30/2016 - Charles E. Mooney, 27 year old male from WEST SALEM - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000023

Convicted of Petty Theft, M1, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.02(A)(1). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a fine of

$250.00.

 

3/30/2016 - Forest James Smith, 36 year old male from Rittman - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000173

Convicted of Deception to Obtain a Dangerous Drug, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.22(A). Sentenced by Judge

Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 1 year. The judge ordered: Consecutive sentences in Case Nos. 2015 CRC-I 000173,

2015 CRC-I 000208, 2015 CRC-I 000282, and 2015 CRC-I 000324.  Court costs waived.

 

3/30/2016 - Forest James Smith, 37 year old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000208

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. The judge ordered: Consecutive sentences in Case Nos. 2015 CRC-I 000173, 2015 CRC-I 000208, 2015

CRC-I 000282, and 2015 CRC-I 000324. Court costs waived.

 

3/30/2016 - Forest J. Smith, 37 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000282

Convicted of Grand Theft, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.02(A)(1). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of

incarceration of 1 year. The judge ordered: Consecutive sentences in Case Nos. 2015 CRC-I 000173, 2015 CRC-I 000208, 2015 CRC

-I 000282, and 2015 CRC-I 000324. Court costs waived.

 

3/30/2016 - Forest James Smith, 37 year old male from Orrville - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000324

Convicted of Grand Theft, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.02(A)(3) and 4 additional counts. Sentenced by Judge

Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 2 years, 6 months. The judge ordered: Consecutive sentences in Case Nos. 2015 CRC-I

000173, 2015 CRC-I 000208, 2015 CRC-I 000282, and 2015 CRC-I 000324.  Court costs waived.

 

3/30/2016 - Dakota D. Ashburn, 20 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 0072-13-CR

Convicted of Trafficking in Drugs, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.03(A)(1) and one additional count. Sentenced by

Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 60 days and a driver's license suspension for 6 months. Additionally the

following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.