Week of 7/18/16 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 7/18/2016 to 7/25/2016:

 

7/19/2016 - Jeffrey Mellert, 50 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000113

Convicted of Possession of Cocaine, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 60 days and a driver's license suspension for 6 months. The judge ordered: Court costs waived.

 

7/19/2016 - James Deon Wheeler, 42 year old male from Grafton - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000119

Convicted of Domestic Violence, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2919.25(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 1 year. The judge ordered: Court costs waived.  Sentence concurrent with sentence in Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000249.

 

7/20/2016 - Jamar James Brothers, 25 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000152

Convicted of Having Weapons While Under Disability, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2923.13(A)(3). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to the following conditions: Judge gave credit for time served (75 days). Firearm forfeited, other property returned.  Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

 

7/20/2016 - William Robert Curry, 47 year old male from RITTMAN - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000079

Convicted of Felonious Assault, F2, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2903.11(A)(1) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 8 years and Post Release Control in the amount of 3 years. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

 

7/20/2016 - Bobbie Norene Piper, 38 year old female from Wooster - Case No. 0337-12-CR

Convicted of Forgery, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.31(A)(3) and 2 additional counts. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

 

7/20/2016 - Zachariah Scott Smith, 23 year old male from Orrville - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000352

Convicted of Robbery, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2911.02(A)(3). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 2 years, 6 months. The judge ordered: Credit for 95 days jail time served.   Court costs waived. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: PRC Notification Given.

 

7/20/2016 - Kyle Ollen Pokorney, 32 year old male from Barberton - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000120

Convicted of Burglary, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2911.12(A)(3). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of (with 3 years 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; Pay Restitution: $50.00.; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment; Participate in Cognitive Behaviorial Group.

 

7/20/2016 - Chad Eugene Trent, 37 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000336

Convicted of Possession of Cocaine, 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 3 months (with 9 months suspended), Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years, a fine of $600.00 and a driver's license suspension for 3 years. The judge ordered: Six points on driver's license. 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; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment; Intensive Supervision Program; Electronic Home Monitoring: 60 days of jail term; Wayne County Jail: Serve 90 Days; Participate in Mental Health Court; Participate in Cognitive Behaviorial Group.

 

7/20/2016 - Trevor James Smith, 19 year old male from Orrville - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000351

Convicted of Robbery, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2911.02(A)(3). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of (with 3 years suspended) and Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years. The judge ordered: Letter of apology to victim.  51 days in jail with credit for 51 days served. 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 Mental Health Court; Participate in Cognitive Behavioral Group.