Week of 8/03/15 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 8/3/2015 to 8/10/2015:

 

8/4/2015 - Jason Marion Kerns, 38 year old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000163

Convicted of Assault, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2903.13(A). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of

incarceration of 120 days.

 

8/4/2015 - James R. Morcus, 32 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000041

Convicted of Aggravated Trafficking, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.03(A)(1). 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; Pay Restitution: 80.00.; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental

Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment.

 

8/5/2015 - Cody Michael Gallion, 21 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000135

Convicted of Domestic Violence, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2919.25(A) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge

Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 1 year, 6 months. The judge ordered: credit time served, advised of PRC, costs waived.

 

8/5/2015 - Charity R. Hinton, 31 year old female from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000073

Convicted of Illegal Assembly or Possession Of Chemicals for the Manufacture of Drugs, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code

2925.041(A).  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 2 years and a driver's license suspension for 6 months.  The judge ordered: Court will consider judicial release after eligibility period (30 days). Additionally the following conditions were imposed: PRC Notification Given.

 

8/5/2015 - Jacob Thomas Walker, 21 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000105 - Other Sentence

Convicted of Theft From a Person in a Protected Class, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.02(A)(1). Sentenced by Judge

Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 1 year.

 

8/5/2015 - Tyler K. Walter, 19 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 0354-12-CR - Probation Violation Sentence

Convicted of Criminal Damaging Or Endangering, M2, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2909.06(A)(1) and one additional count.

Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 60 days. The judge ordered: 60 days jail time is cumulative in

addition to 37 days served.  Community control terminated after serving jail time.

 

8/5/2015 - Lacy Dawn Bentley, 23 year old female from Big Prairie - Case No. 2014 CRC-I 000358 - Probation

Violation Sentence

Convicted of Possession of Cocaine, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to

the following conditions: Community control continued and extended one year. Additionally the following conditions were imposed:

Complete Program at Community Based Correctional Facility (4 - 6 months): SRCCC.

 

8/5/2015 - Lacy Dawn Bentley, 24 year old female from Big Prairie - Case No. 2014 CRC-I 000393 - Probation

Violation Sentence

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

Spitler to the following conditions: Community control continued and extended one year. Additionally the following conditions were

imposed: Complete Program at Community Based Correctional Facility (4 - 6 months): SRCCC.