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Press Release from Michael W. Kirkendall

THURSDAY, MAY 2, 2019

JUDGE MARTIN BURCHFIELD

BOND VIOLATION

Crystal Wills, 38, Delphos, admitted to violating her bond by failing a drug test. New bond was set at $25,000 cash or commercial surety and PT set for 5/29/19 @ 8 am

MONDAY, MAY 6, 2019

JUDGE MARTIN BURCHFIELD

VIOLATIONS

Damian White, 29, Lima, admitted to violating his bond by failing to report to probation. His bond was set at $50,000 cash or commercial surety and PT set for 5/15/19 @ 8 am.

TIME WAIVER

Bobby Panning, Jr. 22, Cloverdale, signed a time waiver in open court and requested additional time to prepare his case. PT set for 6/5/19 @ 9 am

CHANGE OF PLEA

Philip Raines, Sr. 30, Van Wert, changed his plea to Guilty to 2 counts of Corrupting Another with Drugs, F4. The Court rodered a Pre-sentence investigation and set sentencing for 6/5/19 @ 930 am.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2019

JUDGE MARTIN BURCHFIELD

ARRAIGNMENTS (ALL entered NOT GUILTY Pleas)

Kyle Anderson, 19, Willshire, Unlawful Sexual Conduct with minor, F4, Pandering Obscenity involving a minor, F2, Pandering Sexually oriented material involving a juvenile, F2, 2 counts of Illegal Use of a minor in nudity-oriented material F5, Importuning, F5, Disseminating matter harmful to Juveniles, M1. Bond set at $100,000 cash or commercial surety and PT on 6/4/19 @ 130 pm.

Jake Byler, 55, Decatur, IN, OVI, F3, Driving Under Suspension, M1. Released on surety bond on condition of no driving without court permission. PT on 6/5/19 @ 830 am

Andrea Hein, 37, Van Wert, Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5, Illegal conveyance of drugs into a government facility, F3. Released on surety bond with PT on 6/4/19 @ 2 pm

Casey Jewett, 33, Van Wert, Obstructing Justice, F5. Released on surety bond with PT on 6/5/19 @ 830 am

Anthony Oliver, 24, Van Wert, Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F3, Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5, Aggravated Trafficking Drugs, F3. Bond set at $50,000 cash or commercial surety and PT set for 6/5/19 @ 8 am

Brittany Pessefall, 22, Van Wert, Harassment by Bodily Substance, F3, Assault F5. Released on a surety bond with PT set for 6/5/19 @ 8am

Melissa Searles, 30, Ohio City, Possession of a fentanyl compound, F4. Released on surety bond with PT on 6/5/19 @ 8am

David Seibert, 26, Van Wert, Rape, F1, Unlawful Sexual Conduct with minor, F4. Bond set at $50,000 cash or commercial surety and PT 5/29/19 @ 8am

Andrew Taylor, 33, Van Wert, Obstructing Official Business, F5. Released on a surety bond, with PT 6/5/19 @ 8am

CHANGES OF PLEAS

Tyler Dunn, 28, Van Wert, changed his plea to guilty to Aggravated Possession of Drugs, F5, and Possession of Drug Abuse Instruments, M1. The Court ordered a pre-sentence investigation and set sentencing for 6/5/19 @ 9 am.

Kyle Goodwin, 30, Van Wert, changed his plea to guilty to 2 counts of Aggravated Trafficking Drugs, F4. The Court ordered a pre-sentence investigation and set sentencing for 6/26/19 @ 9 am.

TIME WAIVER

Stephen Davies, 39, Van Wert, signed a time waiver in open court and requested additional time to prepare his case. PT set for 6/26/19 @ 8 am

VIOLATIONS

Adam Blatteau, 38, Van Wert, admitted to violating his bond by failing to report to probation. New bond set at $10,000 cash or commercial surety. Further pretrial to be scheduled.