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Press Release from Mike Kirkendall of the Van Wert County Courts

FRIDAY, APRIL 12, 2019

JUDGE MARTIN BURCHFIELD

SENTENCING

Clinton Englehart, 28, Payne, Aggravated Trafficking Drugs, F3, sentenced to 18 months Prison with credit for 6 days served. Ordered to pay restitution of $400 to West Central Ohio Crime Task Force, plus court costs.

ARRAIGNMENT

Jody Baker, 37, Van Wert, entered a not guilty plea to Unauthorized Use of Motor Vehicle, F5, Forgery, F5 and Passing Bad Checks, M1. She was released on a surety bond with PT set for 5/15/19 @ 2:30 pm.

MONDAY, APRIL 15, 2019

JUDGE MARTIN BURCHFIELD

SENTENCING

Randy Parker, 38, Van Wert, was sentenced for Aggravated Trafficking Drugs, F3, and Vandalism, F5. Sentenced to 36 months prison for the trafficking charge, with credit for 221 days served. Sentenced to 12 months prison on the Vandalism charge with credit for 67 days served. The sentences will run concurrently. Also ordered to pay court costs.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17, 2019

JUDGE MARTIN BURCHFIELD

ARRAIGNMENTS

Michelle Sutton, 39, Willshire, entered a not guilty plea to Theft F5. She was released on a surety bond with PT set for 5/1/19 @ 9 am

Danal Parsons, 48, Van Wert, entered a not guilty plea to Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5. PT set for 4/24/19 @ 8 am. No bond set as defendant incarcerated by another county.

TIME WAIVER

Robert Rupert, 37, Van Wert, signed a time waiver in open court and requested additional time to prepare his case. PT set for 6/26/19 @ 9 am

SENTENCING

Stacy Young, 42, Van Wert, Complicity in Aggravated Trafficking Drugs. F4. Sentenced: 12 Months Prison with credit for 56 days served. Court costs.

CHANGE OF PLEA

Terry Sites, 48, Van Wert, changed his plea to guilty to an amended charge of Domestic Violence, M1. The Court set sentencing for 5/15/19 @ 9 am.

Timothy Taylor, 36, Van Wert, changed his plea to guilty to Passing Bad Checks, M1. The Court set sentencing for 5/15/19 @ 9 am

VIOLATIONS

Percy Huffman, 37, Van Wert, admitted to violating his probation by failing to report his address, failing to report to probation, and failing to complete counseling. He was then sentenced to: 180 days jail, credit for 102 days served.

Jared Shaffer, 20, Van Wert, admitted to violating his bond and treatment in lieu program by testing positive for marijuana. Treatment in Lieu program reinstated for one year from today.

Ben McIntosh, 43, Delphos, admitted to violating his probation by failing to report and failing to complete assessments and treatment. Sentenced to: 3 years of new community control from today, 2 years intensive probation, up to 6 months WORTH Center, 30 days jail at later date, substance abuse and mental health assessments, random drug screens.

Joshua Finfrock, 34, Cecil, OH, admitted to violating his probation by associating with criminals, and by failing to provide drug screens. Sentenced to: 180 days jail, credit for 136 days served.

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