Week of 12/2/19 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 12/2/2019 to 12/9/2019:

12/2/2019 - Candace French, 32 year old female from Orrville - Case No. 2018 CRC-I 000694     Convicted of Unlawful Sexual Conduct With A Minor, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2907.04(A).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 3 years.  The judge ordered: Credit for 13 days jail time served.  Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Sex Offender Registration: Tier 1; PRC Notification Given.

12/2/2019 - Candace French, 32 year old female from Shreve - Case No. 2018 CRC-I 000567     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 1 year.  The judge ordered: Credit for 13 days jail time served.

12/3/2019 - Jeremiah M. Cole, 37 year old male from AKRON - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000003     Convicted of Vandalism, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2909.05(B)(1)(a).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to the following conditions: Credit for jail time served.  Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Restitution: $1,428.00.

12/3/2019 - Kevin Scott Sears, 27 year old male from Orrville - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000150     Convicted of Illegal Assembly or Possession Of Chemicals for the Manufacture of Drugs, F2, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.041(A).  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 3 years and Post Release Control in the amount of 3 years.  Additionally the following conditions were imposed: PRC Notification Given.