Week of 1/3/22 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 1/3/2022 to 1/10/2022:

 

1/4/2022 - Lance Mann, 47-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2021 CRC-I 000451

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 $100.00. Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

 

1/4/2022 - Alicia Marie Shannon, 45-year-old female from Columbus - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000174

Convicted of Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.03(B). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 30 days. The judge ordered: Case number 2021 CRB 664 was charged here by bill of information. Defendant entered a plea of guilty to petty theft and restitution was given. Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Pay Restitution: $57.50 for replacement plates to Pamela Atkinson.

 

1/4/2022 - Gregory Brown, 32-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000159

Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, 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: 60 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; Participate in Cognitive Behavioral Group.

 

1/4/2022 - Gregory Dwayne Brown, 32-year-old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000457

Convicted of Illegal Conveyance of Drugs of Abuse onto Grounds of a Specified Governmental Facility, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2921.36(A)(2). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of (with 2 years suspended) and 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: 60 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; Participate in Cognitive Behavioral Group.

 

1/5/2022 - Robert Quaal, 34-year-old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2021 CRC-I 000413

Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, 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: 40 Hours; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment; Intensive Supervision Program; Participate in Cognitive Behavioral Group;

Participate in Day Reporting Program.

 

1/5/2022 - James Matthew Hicks, 29-year-old male from RITTMAN - Case No. 2021 CRC-I 000084

Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs (Methamphetamine), F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 2 years.

 

1/5/2022 - James Matthew Hicks, 28-year-old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000319

Convicted of Aggravated Trafficking in Drugs (Methamphetamine), F2, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.03(A)(2). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 2 years. Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Forfeiture of $283.21. Below are the felony convictions that took place in the Wayne County Common Pleas Court for 1/3/2022 to 1/10/2022:

 

1/5/2022 - Ashley Noel, 29-year-old female from WOOSTER - Case No. 2021 CRC-I 000396

Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs (Methamphetamine), F3, 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: Standard Terms: Obey All Laws & Probation Rules, Follow Directions of Probation Officer; Perform Community Service: 40 Hours; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Intensive Supervision Program; Participate in Cognitive Behavioral Group.

 

1/5/2022 - Ashley Noel, 29-year-old female from WOOSTER - Case No. 2021 CRC-I 000486

Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, 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. The judge ordered: Comply with CSB case plan Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Standard Terms: Obey All Laws & Probation Rules, Follow Directions of Probation Officer; Perform Community Service: 40 Hours; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Intensive Supervision Program; Participate in Cognitive Behavioral Group.

 

1/5/2022 - Randy Vitatoe, 56-year-old male from MANSFIELD - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000308

Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs (Methamphetamine), F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest.

 

1/5/2022 - Alex Matthew Rogers, 23-year-old male from HEATH - Case No. 2021 CRC-I 000062

Convicted of Trespass in a Habitation, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2911.12(B). Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 30 days.

 

1/5/2022 - Walter Pleban, 46-year-old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2021 CRC-I 000110

Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, 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; Alco Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation

Department; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment; Intensive Supervision Program; Participate in Cognitive Behavioral Group.

 

1/5/2022 - Vincent Rocco Downs, 18-year-old male from NORTON - Case No. 2021 CRC-I 000177

Convicted of Illegal Conveyance of Drugs of Abuse onto Grounds of a Specified Governmental Facility, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2921.36(A)(2) and one additional count. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 3 days, Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years, a fine of $375.00 and a driver's license suspension for 1 year. 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 GED or High School Diploma; Intensive Supervision Program; Participate in Cognitive Behavioral Group.

 

1/5/2022 - Victor Pompa, 31-year-old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2021 CRC-I 000025

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; Obtain GED or High School Diploma; Intensive Supervision.

 

1/5/2022 - Brian K. Smith, 38-year-old male from RITTMAN - Case No. 2021 CRC-I 000257

Convicted of Trespass in a Habitation, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2911.12(B) and 2 additional counts. Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 30 days and Community Control sanctions in the amount of 3 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; No Contact with victims in this case; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment; Intensive Supervision Program; Participate in Cognitive Behavioral Group.

 

1/5/2022 - Michael Caley, 25-year-old male from Akron - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000533

Convicted of Theft, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2913.02(A)(1). Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 30 years. The judge ordered: Credit for 25 days served Additionally the following conditions were imposed: Pay Restitution: $2,298.98 to Walmart.