Week of 1/13/20 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 1/13/2020 to 1/20/2020:

1/13/2020 - Ralphiel Stanley, 31-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000299     Convicted of Discharge of Firearm On or Near Prohibited Premises, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2923.162(A)(3).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 1 year, 9 months.  The judge ordered: Court costs waived. Credit for 47 days’ jail time served.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Forfeiture of firearm.; PRC Notification Given.

1/13/2020 - David Conrad, 34-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000105     Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 90 days.  The judge ordered: Credit for 27 days jail time served. Court costs waived.

1/13/2020 - Robert Reynolds, 55-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000335     Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a fine of $500.00.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

1/14/2020 - Justin Davis, 33-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000325     Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 35 days.  The judge ordered: Credit for 35 days jail time served. Court costs waived.

1/14/2020 - Robert Simmons, 56-year-old male from RITTMAN - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000258     Convicted of Grand Theft, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.02(A)(1).  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 1 year, 5 months.

1/14/2020 - Robert Brian Simmons, 56-year-old male from Rittman - Case No. 2018 CRC-I 000744     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: a term of incarceration of 1 year, 5 months.

1/14/2020 - Jacob Dodson, 23-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2018 CRC-I 000351     Convicted of Illegal Cultivation of Marihuana, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.04(A) and 2 additional counts.  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 1 year, 6 months.

1/15/2020 - Lance Mann, 46-year-old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000471     Convicted of Violating a Protection Order, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2919.27(A)(1).  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 1 year.

1/15/2020 - Lance Mann, 46-year-old male from Shreve - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000496     Convicted of Violating a Protection Order, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2919.27(A)(1).  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 1 year.

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Prosecution Court of Common Pleas, Wayne County, Ohio 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 1/13/2020 to 1/20/2020: 1/15/2020 - Austin M. Shoults, 20-year-old male from Shreve - Case No. 2018 CRC-I 000559     Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs (Methamphetamine), 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; 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; Intensive Supervision Program; Complete Program at Community Based Correctional Facility (4 - 6 months): SRCCC; Complete Residential Drug/Alcohol Treatment at Pathway House.

1/13/2020 - Jason Cortimilia, 38-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2018 CRC-I 000698 - Probation Violation Sentence     Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 54 days.  The judge ordered: Credit for 24 days’ jail time served.

1/13/2020 - Jason Cortimilia, 39-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000135 - Probation Violation Sentence     Convicted of Possession of Heroin, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 54 days.  The judge ordered: Credit for 24 days’ jail time served.

1/14/2020 - Lillian Smeresky, 24-year-old female from Wooster - Case No. 2018 CRC-I 000357 - Probation Violation Sentence     Convicted of Aggravated Trespass, M1, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2911.211(A) and one additional count.  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to the following conditions: Defendant mostly compliant but did not complete terms of community service; unsuccessful release from community control.