Week of 8/3/20 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 8/3/2020 to 8/10/2020:

8/3/2020 - Thomas Boyd, 42-year-old male from Wooster - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000428     Convicted of Arson, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2909.03(A)(1).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 44 days.  The judge ordered: Credit for time served of 44 days 3-year arson registration.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

8/4/2020 - Charles King, 56-year-old male from Orrville - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000162     Convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.11(A).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

8/4/2020 - Jacob Nathaniel Harmon, 37-year-old male from Medina - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000515     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.

8/5/2020 - Jarod R. Woosnam, 37-year-old male from Lodi - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000033     Convicted of Extortion, F3, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2905.11(A)(1) and 2 additional counts.  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a term of incarceration of 37 days and Community Control sanctions in the amount of 1 year, 6 months.  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; No Contact with Theresa Arnold.

8/5/2020 - Sebastian Facemire, 19-year-old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000122     Convicted of Domestic Violence, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2919.25(A).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: Community Control sanctions in the amount of 1 year, 6 months.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees; Standard Terms: Obey All Laws & Probation Rules, Follow Directions of Probation Officer; Random Drug Testing; No Contact with Kayla Jackson and daughter, Rayna; Obtain GED or High School Diploma; Intensive Supervision Program; Counseling: MH and Substance Abuse per P/O; Participate in Cognitive Behavioral Group.

8/5/2020 - Nathaniel Hutton, 27-year-old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000612     Convicted of Trespass in a Habitation, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2911.12(B).  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: Community Control sanctions in the amount of 2 years.  The judge ordered: Anger management.  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; Participate in Cognitive Behavioral Group.

8/5/2020 - Kyle Knight, 39-year-old male from WOOSTER - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000017     Convicted of Aggravated Trafficking in Drugs (Methamphetamine), F2, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2925.03(A)(2) and one additional count.  Sentenced by Judge Corey E. Spitler to: a term of incarceration of 3 years.

8/5/2020 - Austin James Halter, 24-year-old male from Orrville - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000204     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 6 months and a driver's license suspension for 3 years.

8/5/2020 - Thomas Emry Miller, 50-year-old male from APPLE CREEK - Case No. 2019 CRC-I 000506     Convicted of Domestic Violence, M1, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2919.25(A).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: Community Control sanctions in the amount of 6 months.  The judge ordered: Probation fee waived Basic supervision, Random alcohol testing.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees; Random Drug Testing; Obtain / Maintain Gainful Employment; Counseling: Continue with alcohol counseling at One Eighty and any other counseling per P/O.

8/6/2020 - Richard L. Murphy, Sr., 62-year-old male from Creston - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000248     Convicted of Assault, F4, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2903.13(A).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest to: a fine of $500.00.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.

8/6/2020 - Patricia Murphy, 53-year-old female from Creston - Case No. 2020 CRC-I 000188     Convicted of Obstructing Official Business, M2, in violation of Ohio Revised Code 2921.31(A).  Sentenced by Judge Mark K. Wiest.  Additionally, the following conditions were imposed: Pay Court Costs / Probation Fees.