Week of 8/15/16 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 8/15/2016 to 8/22/2016:

 

8/17/2016 - Scotty Glynn Jones, 35 year old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000193

Convicted of Domestic Violence, M1, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2919.25(A). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: aterm of incarceration of 90 days.

 

8/17/2016 - Benjamin Allen Griffith, 28 year old male from Rittman - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000100

Convicted of Forgery, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.31(A)(3). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 90 days. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees; Pay Restitution: $1,817.61.

 

8/17/2016 - Cory A. Umstead, 27 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000309

Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 23 days and a driver's license suspension for 6 months. The judge ordered: Credit for 23 days jail time served. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

 

8/17/2016 - Russell E. Dabe, 54 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000109

Convicted of Possession of Cocaine, 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: 50 Hours; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment; Participate in Cognitive Behaviorial Group.

 

8/18/2016 - Katelyn E. Richey, 26 year old female from Wooster - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000017

Convicted of Attempted Possession of Cocaine, M1, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2923.02 / 2925.11(A). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest.

 

8/17/2016 - Zachary Tyler Murphy, 22 year old male from Burbank - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000368 - 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: a term of incarceration of 10 months. The judge ordered: Court costs waived. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: PRC Notification Given.

 

8/17/2016 - Cameron M. Tasker, 22 year old male from Sterling - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000341 - Probation Violation Sentence

Convicted of Trafficking in Heroin, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.03(A)(1). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler.