Week of 8/12/19 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 8/12/2019 to 8/19/2019:

8/13/2019 - Michael Parsittie, 52-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000112     Convicted of Attempted Aggravated Possession of Drugs, M1, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2923.02 / 2925.11(A).  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a fine of $250.00.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

8/13/2019 - Michael Parsittie, 22-year-old male from SEVILLE - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000239     Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs (Methamphetamine), F2, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(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.

8/13/2019 - Michael Parsittie, 21-year-old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2018 CRC-I 000497     Convicted of Possession of Cocaine, 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 1 year and a driver's license suspension for 1 year.

8/13/2019 - Michael James Parsittie, Jr., 22-year-old male from Seville - Case No. 2018 CRC-I 000684     Convicted of Failure to Comply with an Order or Signal of a Police Officer, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2921.331(B) and one additional count.  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 1 year, 6 months and Post Release Control in the amount of 3 years.

8/14/2019 - Jessica Parker, 36-year-old female from Wooster - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000019     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 (with 1 year suspended) and Community Control sanctions in the amount of 1 year, 6 months.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Standard Terms: Obey All Laws & Probation Rules, Follow Directions of Probation Officer; Perform Community Service: 80 Hours; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Participate in Cognitive Behavioral Group.

8/14/2019 - Jessica Parker, 35-year-old female from Wooster - Case No. 2018 CRC-I 000387     Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A) and one additional count.  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of (with 1 year suspended) and Community Control sanctions in the amount of 1 year, 6 months.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Standard Terms: Obey All Laws & Probation Rules, Follow Directions of Probation Officer; Perform Community Service: 80 Hours; Random Drug Testing; Alcohol / Drug / Mental Health Counseling as Directed by Probation Department; Participate in Cognitive Behavioral Group.

8/14/2019 - Peter Swank, 39-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000174     Convicted of Possession of Drugs, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a fine of $250.00.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

8/14/2019 - Logan Charles Peters, 20-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2018 CRC-I 000685     Convicted of Felonious Assault, F2, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2903.11(A)(1).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 3 years.  The judge ordered: 92 days’ jail time credit.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees; Pay Restitution: $5,111.90.; PRC Notification Given.

8/14/2019 - Charles Eric Gonzalez, 47-year-old male from SHREVE - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000216     Convicted of Having Weapons While Under Disability, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2923.13(A)(2) and one additional count.  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 3 years.

8/14/2019 - Larry D. Baker, 50-year-old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2018 CRC-I 000743     Convicted of Possession of Heroin, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A).  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 6 months.

8/14/2019 - Joshua Mathias Yeagley, 34-year-old male from BURBANK - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000186     Convicted of Sexual Battery, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2907.03(A)(5) and 2 additional counts.  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 5 years and Post Release Control in the amount of 5 years.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Sex Offender Registration: III.

8/14/2019 - Rhonda J. Upton, 44-year-old female from ORRVILLE - Case No. 2017 CRC-I 000495     Convicted of Tampering with Evidence, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2921.12(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: PRC Notification Given.

8/15/2019 - Brandon Brooks, 18-year-old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2018 CRC-I 000122     Convicted of Gross Sexual Imposition, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2907.05(A)(1).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 1 year.  The judge ordered: Credit for 14 days’ jail time served.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Sex Offender Registration: Tier 1; PRC Notification Given.

8/14/2019 - Blake Andrew Williams, 34-year-old male from RITTMAN - Case No. 2016 CRC-I 000204 - Probation Violation Sentence     Convicted of Robbery, F2, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2911.02(A)(1).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 172 days.  The judge ordered: Community control revoked; defendant shall serve remainder of sentence. Court costs waived.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: PRC Notification Given.

8/14/2019 - Herbert Edward Coppa, 43-year-old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2015 CRC-I 000049 - Probation Violation Sentence     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 10 months.  The judge ordered: Community control revoked, 10 months of remainder of sentence imposed.