Week of 7/27/20 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 7/27/2020 to 8/3/2020:

7/28/2020 - Brandon Hans James, 21-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000060     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 180 days.  The judge ordered: Credit time served (based upon my calculations). CC Waived.

7/28/2020 - Travis Cottrell, 19-year-old male from Massillon - Case No. 2017 CRC-I 000391     Convicted of Aggravated Trafficking in Drugs, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.03(A)(1).  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 1 year and Post Release Control in the amount of 3 years.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Forfeiture of $510.00.

7/28/2020 - Travis Cottrell, 20-year-old male from Massillon - Case No. 2018 CRC-I 000096     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 6 months and Post Release Control in the amount of 3 years.

7/28/2020 - Travis Cottrell, 20-year-old male from Massillon - Case No. 2018 CRC-I 000615     Convicted of Reckless Homicide, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2903.041(A) and 2 additional counts.  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 3 years and Post Release Control in the amount of 3 years.

7/28/2020 - Travis Cottrell, 22-year-old male from Massillon - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000561     Convicted of Failure to Appear as Required by Recognizance, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2937.99(A).  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 30 days and Post Release Control in the amount of 3 years.

7/29/2020 - Ryan Luster, 28-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000609     Convicted of Importuning, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2907.07(D)(2).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 37 days and Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years.  The judge ordered: Credit for 37 days served.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: 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; Forfeiture of cell phone named in the indictment.; Sex Offender Registration: Tier I.

7/29/2020 - Tiffany Mae Maxwell, 35-year-old female from Wooster - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000337     Convicted of Trafficking in Cocaine, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.03(A)(1) and one additional count.  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years.  The judge ordered: Comply with Children Services Case Plan.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: 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.

7/29/2020 - Dustin Blount, 29-year-old male from DOYLESTOWN - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000032     Convicted of Aggravated Trafficking in Drugs (Methamphetamine), F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.03(A)(2).  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 2 years, 6 months.

7/29/2020 - Dustin Blount, 29-year-old from DOYLESTOWN - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000234     Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs (Methamphetamine), F2, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A) and 3 additional counts.  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 6 years, 6 months.

7/29/2020 - Shayne Carr, 24-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000392     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; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment.

7/29/2020 - Shayne Carr, 25-year-old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000253     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; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment.

7/29/2020 - Darren David Johnston, 35-year-old male from Rittman - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000173     Convicted of Possession of a Fentanyl-Related Compound, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A).  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 6 months.  The judge ordered: 64 days

7/29/2020 - Darren David Johnston, 35-year-old male from Rittman - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000302     Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A) and one additional count.  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 6 months.  The judge ordered: 54 days’ credit.

7/29/2020 - Darren David Johnston, 36-year-old male from WADSWORTH - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000519     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 6 months.

7/29/2020 - Brian D. Tomassetti, 44-year-old male from NORTH LAWRENCE - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000107     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.  The judge ordered: SRCCC and aftercare.  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; Intensive Supervision Program.