Week of 5/11/15 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 5/11/2015 to 5/18/2015:

5/13/2015 - Melissa Luangkhoth, 22 year old female from Akron - Case No. 2014 CRC-I 000115 - Judicial Release Sentence:  Convicted of Illegal Assembly or Possession Of Chemicals for the Manufacture of Drugs, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code2925.041(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years. The judge ordered:  Balance of prison sentence suspended. 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.

5/12/2015 - Kevin Robert Kozar, 25 year old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000063Convicted of Burglary, F2, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2911.12(A)(1). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 2 years. The judge ordered: costs waived Additionally the following conditions were imposed: PRC Notification Given.

5/12/2015 - Lawrence D. Reed, II, 22 year old male from Rittman - Case No. 2014 CRC-I 000338

Convicted of Trafficking in Heroin, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.03(A)(1) and 3 additional counts. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years, a driver's license suspension for 6 months and a professional license suspension for 6 months. 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; Pay Restitution: $230.; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Obtain GED or High School Diploma; Intensive Supervision Program; Complete Program at Community Based Correctional Facility (4 - 6 months): SRCCC; Participate in Thinking for a Change Program.

5/12/2015 - Stephen Curry Raney, 53 year old male from Orrville - Case No. 2014 CRC-I 000399

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 fine of $2,250.00 and a driver's license suspension for 6 months. The judge ordered:  Driver's license suspension delayed one day to allow defendant to return to Missouri. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

5/13/2015 - Jacob Thomas Walker, 20 year old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2014 CRC-I 000171Convicted of Possession of Heroin, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: aterm of incarceration of 30 days and Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years. Additionally the following conditionswere imposed: Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Intensive Supervision Program; Complete Residential Drug/Alcohol Treatment at SRCCC House; Participate in Thinking for a Change Program.

5/13/2015 - Bryan L. Pelfrey, 40 year old male from Rittman - Case No. 2014 CRC-I 000357

Convicted of Possession of Heroin, 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 and a driver's license suspension for 6 months. 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; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment.

5/13/2015 - Steven D. Lemaster, 21 year old male from West Salem - Case No. 0241-12-CR

Convicted of Trafficking in Marihuana, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.03(A)(2) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to the following conditions: Credit for 213 days jail time served. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Perform Community Service: 50 Hours.

5/13/2015 - Steven D. Lemaster, 21 year old male from West Salem - Case No. 0437-12-CR

Convicted of Receiving Stolen Property, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.51(A) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to the following conditions: Credit for 213 days jail time served. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Perform Community Service: 50 Hours.