Weeks of 11/30/15 - 12/14/15 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 11/30/2015 to 12/17/2015:

11/30/2015 - Michael D. Tabaka, 29 year old male from RITTMAN - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000188

Convicted of Possession of Heroin, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: 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: 100 Hours; Pay Restitution: 4020.00.; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment; Intensive Supervision Program; Complete Residential Drug/Alcohol Treatment at Wilson Hall House.

 

11/30/2015 - Michael D. Tabaka, 30 year old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000314

Convicted of Possession of Heroin, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A). Sentenced to: Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years.

 

11/30/2015 - Michael D. Tabaka, 30 year old male from RITTMAN - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000313

Convicted of Theft, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.02(A)(1). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years.

 

11/30/2015 - Scotty Glynn Jones, 34 year old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000225

Convicted of Domestic Violence, M1, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2919.25(A). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a fine of $250.00.

 

12/1/2015 - Matthew Joseph Norman, 19 year old male from WEST SALEM - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000221

Convicted of Possession of a Controlled Substance Analog, 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. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Complete Program at Community Based Correctional Facility (4 - 6 months): SRCCC.

 

12/1/2015 - Anthony J. Campfield, 21 year old male from Rittman - Case No. 0314-12-CR

Convicted of Trafficking in Marihuana, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.03(A)(1) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a driver's license suspension for 6 months. The judge ordered: Case will be terminated upon payment of court costs; defendant has already served almost two years on intervention in lieu of conviction and managed to stay drug-free.  Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

 

12/1/2015 - Melinda Goad, 45 year old female from Rittman - Case No. 0266-11-CR

Convicted of Illegal Processing Of Drug Documents, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.23(B)(1) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 6 months and a driver's license suspension for 6 months.

 

12/9/2015 - Jeffrey A. Hill, 44 year old male from BIG PRAIRIE - Case No. 2014 CRC-I 000403

Convicted of Attempted Burglary, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2923.02 / 2911.12(A)(2). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: 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: 100 Hours; Pay Restitution: 500.00.; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment.

 

12/9/2015 - Alain S. Hubbard, 28 year old male from Norwalk - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000201

Convicted of Tampering With Evidence, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2921.12(A)(1) and one additional count.  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees; Perform Community Service: 80 Hours; Random Drug Testing; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment; Intensive Supervision Program; Complete Program at Community Based Correctional Facility (4 - 6 months): SRCCC.

 

12/9/2015 - Joshua M. Nofsinger, 31 year old male from APPLE CREEK - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000177

Convicted of Sexual Battery, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2907.03(A)(7) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 2 years and Post Release Control in the amount of 5 years. The judge ordered: Tier III Sex Offender Registration, Reporting every 90 days, Lifetime Registration. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

 

12/10/2015 - Terry R. Minks, 38 year old male from Burbank - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000244

Convicted of Disrupting Public Services, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2909.04(A)(1). Sentenced by Judge Corey E.  Spitler to: Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years. The judge ordered: Complete Another Way or similar program.  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.

 

12/11/2015 - Samuel Linnick, 64 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000196

Convicted of Pandering Sexually-Oriented Matter Involving a Minor, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2907.322(A)(5) and 9 additional counts. Sentenced by Judge Robert D. Rinfret to: a term of incarceration of 3 years, 6 months and a fine of $10,000.00.  The judge ordered: Submit to DNA sample collection within 72 hours via Sheriff. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Appellate Rights Given.

 

12/16/2015 - Charity R. Hinton, 31 year old female from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000073 - Judicial Release

Sentence

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: Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years. The judge ordered:  Complete Re-entry Court Program 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; Participate in Day Reporting Program.

 

12/15/2015 - Charles E. Duncan, 40 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000129

Convicted of Illegal Manufacture of Drugs, F2, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.04(A) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 3 years and a driver's license suspension for 6 months. The judge ordered: credit time served, costs waived, 3 yrs PRC - up to additional 18 months imposition

 

12/15/2015 - Tommy J. Rouse, 33 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000299

Convicted of Failure to Comply with an Order or Signal of a Police Officer, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2921.331(B).  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 1 year, 6 months. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: PRC Notification Given.

 

12/16/2015 - Eric Dean Higgins, 35 year old male from Orrville - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000241

Convicted of Domestic Violence, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2919.25(A). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 1 year, 6 months and Post Release Control in the amount of 3 years. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

 

12/16/2015 - Matthew Vincent Cicconetti, 48 year old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000215

Convicted of Failure to Provide Notice Of Change Of Address, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2950.05(F)(1). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: Community Control sanctions in the amount of 1 year. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Standard Terms: Obey All Laws & Probation Rules, Follow Directions of Probation Officer; Perform Community Service:  100 Hours; PRC Notification Given.

 

12/16/2015 - Michael A. Goodman, 44 year old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000217

Convicted of Attempted Possession of a Controlled Substance Analog, M1, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2923.02 / 2925.11 (A). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a fine of $200.00.

 

12/16/2015 - Rodney Lee Bolen, 31 year old male from ORRVILLE - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000092

Convicted of Domestic Violence, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2919.25(A). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to:  Community Control sanctions in the amount of 3 years.

 

12/16/2015 - David Alexander Yuhanick, 26 year old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000179

Convicted of Assault, M1, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2903.13(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 53 days. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

 

12/16/2015 - Anthony R. Mlady, 41 year old male from WEST SALEM - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000189

Convicted of Domestic Violence, M1, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2919.25(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to:  Community Control sanctions in the amount of 1 year and a fine of $250.00. 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; Alcohol-related prohibitions: abstain from consumption of alcohol; Counseling: Another Way Program.

 

12/16/2015 - James J. Smith, 41 year old male from Orrville - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000147

Convicted of Possession of Marihuana, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A) and 2 additional counts. 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. The judge ordered: Pay Child Support Obligations. 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; Intensive Supervision Program; Participate in Cognitive Behaviorial Group.

 

12/16/2015 - James J. Smith, 41 year old male from Orrville - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000187

Convicted of Trafficking in Marihuana, 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. The judge ordered:  Pay Child Support Obligations. 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; Intensive Supervision Program; Participate in Cognitive Behaviorial Group.

 

12/16/2015 - Matthew J. Hathaway, 28 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000192

Convicted of Sexual Battery, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2907.03(A)(7). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 6 months (with 2 years, 6 months suspended) and Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years. The judge ordered: Sex Offender Special Rules. 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; Intensive Supervision Program; Sex Offender Registration: Tier III; PRC Notification Given; Wayne County Jail: Serve 180 Days.

 

12/17/2015 - Michael J. Boreman, 20 year old male from Rittman - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000168

Convicted of Attempted Burglary, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2923.02 / 2911.12(A)(3). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: 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: 100 Hours; Pay Restitution: $379.99.; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment; Intensive Supervision Program.

 

12/17/2015 - Jennifer Michelle Riley, 30 year old female from ORRVILLE - Case No. 2014 CRC-I 000167

Convicted of Receiving Stolen Property, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.51(A) and 2 additional counts. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years. The judge ordered: Letters of apology to victims. 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: $1195.; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment; Intensive Supervision Program; Complete Program at Community Based Correctional Facility (4 - 6 months): SRCCC.

 

12/17/2015 - Sara Lynne Talbott, 30 year old female from Wooster - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000202

Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A) and 2 additional counts.

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.

 

12/17/2015 - Matthew R. McKeever, 18 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2014 CRC-I 000422

Convicted of Receiving stolen property, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.51(A). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 1 year. The judge ordered: Concurrent with sentences in Case No. 2014 CRC-I 000423 and sentences from other counties.

 

12/17/2015 - Matthew R. McKeever, 18 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 2014 CRC-I 000423

Convicted of Receiving Stolen Property, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.51(A) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 1 year. The judge ordered: Concurrent with sentences in Case No. 2014 CRCI 000422 and sentences from other counties.

 

12/16/2015 - Ashon D. Palmer, 24 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 0026-14-(CR) - Probation Violation Sentence

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

 

12/16/2015 - David Alexander Yuhanick, 22 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 0248-11-CR - Probation Violation Sentence

Convicted of Trafficking, F5, 2925.03(A)(1). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to the following conditions: Community control terminated.

 

12/17/2015 - Kellie Simmons, 37 year old female from Shreve - Case No. 0170-11-CR - Probation Violation Sentence

Convicted of Drug Possession, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A) and 2 additional counts. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 352 days. The judge ordered: Community control terminated; credit for 352 days jail time served.

 

12/17/2015 - Jason L. Babb, 28 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 0203-13-CR - Probation Violation Sentence

Convicted of Trafficking in Cocaine, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.03(A)(1) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to the following conditions: Community control continued.  Pay $100 Sanction Fee Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Participate in Day Reporting Program.

 

12/17/2015 - Kristopher Ascione, 38 year old male from Orrville - Case No. 2014 CRC-I 000360 - Probation Violation Sentence

Convicted of Trafficking in Marihuana, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.03(A)(1). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 1 year. The judge ordered: Credit for 28 days jail time served. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: PRC Notification Given.

 

12/17/2015 - Cody A. Fenwick, 21 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 0171-11-CR - Probation Violation Sentence

Convicted of Trafficking, F4, 2925.03(A)(1) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of

incarceration of 1 year. The judge ordered: Sentences shall run concurrently with Summit County sentence. Additionally the following conditions were imposed: PRC Notification Given.

 

12/17/2015 - Jesse J. Siedel, 26 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 0132-12-CR - Probation Violation Sentence

Convicted of Attempted Aggravated Trafficking, F5, 2923.02 / 2925.03(A)(1). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to the

following conditions: Complete Pathway House Program and Criminal/Addictive Thinking Program. $20 Sanction Fee.

 

12/17/2015 - Jesse J. Siedel, 28 year old male from Wooster - Case No. 0365-13-CR - Probation Violation Sentence

Convicted of Aggravated Trafficking, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.03(A)(1) and 2 additional counts. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to the following conditions: Complete Pathway House Program and Criminal/Addictive Thinking Program. $20 Sanction Fee.