VAN WERT – The following cases were seen in the Van Wert County Court of Common Pleas by Judge Martin Burchfield:

MONDAY, JULY 8, 2019

ARRAIGNMENT

Jason Fricke, 36, St. Marys, entered a not guilty plea to OVI, fourth offense in 10 years, F4. He was released on a surety bond with pretrial set for July 31 at 8 a.m. and a condition of no operation of motor vehicle.

BOND VIOLATIONS

Adam Blatteau, 38, Van Wert, admitted to violating his bond and his treatment in lieu program by failing to report for drug testing. His bond was set at $10,000 cash or commercial surety and sentencing was set for Aug. 21 after preparation of a pre-sentence report.

William Crutchfield, 46, Van Wert, admitted to violating his bond by consuming alcohol. He was released on a surety bond with a twice a week reporting requirement. Hearing was set for July 10.

Troy Terhark, 55, Lima, admitted to violating his bond by failing to report for drug testing. His bond was set at $10,000 cash or commercial surety and pretrial was set for July 10 at 8 a.m.

Charles Miller, 63, Van Wert, admitted to violating his bond by failing to report for drug testing. His bond was set at $10,000 cash or commercial surety and pretrial was set for July 10 at 8 a.m.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 10, 2019

CHANGES OF PLEAS

David Seibert, 26, Van Wert, changed his plea to guilty to two counts of sexual battery, F3, and unlawful sexual conduct with a minor, F4. The Court ordered a pre-sentence investigation and set sentencing for Aug. 28 at 9 a.m.

Bobby Panning, Jr, 22, Cloverdale, changed his plea to guilty to aggravated possession of drugs, F5. He then requested and was granted intervention in lieu of conviction and his case was stayed pending completion of the treatment program.

Andrea Hein, 37, Van Wert, changed her plea to guilty to illegal conveyance of drugs into a government facility (jail), F3. The Court ordered a pre-sentence investigation and set sentencing for Aug. 28 at 9 a.m.

Antonio Love, 34, Brandon, Mississippi, changed his plea to guilty to failure to comply with the order of a police officer (fleeing and eluding), F3. The Court ordered a pre-sentence investigation and set sentencing for Aug. 21 at 9 a.m.

Daniel Huber, 39, Van Wert, changed his plea to guilty to aggravated possession of drugs, F5. He then requested and was granted intervention in lieu of conviction and his case was stayed pending completion of the treatment program.

TIME WAIVER

Charles Miller, 63, Van Wert, signed a time waiver in open court and requested additional time to prepare his case. Pretrial was set for July 3. He was released on a surety bond with a requirement to report to probation every Monday and Friday at 8:30 a.m.

Troy Terhark, 55, Lima, signed a time waiver in open court and requested additional time to prepare his case. Pretrial was set for July 31. He was released on a surety bond with a requirement to report to probation every Monday and Friday at 8:30 a.m.

SENTENCING

Kyle Anderson, 20, Willshire, was sentenced for unlawful sexual conduct with minor, F4, two counts of illegal use of minor in nudity performance, F5, importuning, F5, and disseminating matter harmful to juveniles, M1. He was sentenced as follows: For disseminating matter, M1, he was sentenced to 180 days jail with credit for 66 days on this count only. For importuning, F5, he was sentenced to 180 days jail with no credit, concurrent with disseminating but with no jail credit. On the other charges, he was sentenced to four years community control, three years intensive probation, 30 days jail at later date, substance abuse and mental health assessments and treatment, random drug tests, declared a Tier 2 sex offender (register every 180 days for 25 years). He was also ordered to have no contact with the victim during community control period.

Johnathon Coyne, 32, Van Wert, was sentenced for assault, F4. He was sentenced to 18 months prison, credit for 99 days served, and ordered to pay court costs.

VIOLATIONS

Jennifer Wilder, 44, Van Wert, admitted to violating her probation by failing to report to probation, fail to drug test, and other violations. She was sentenced to 180 days jail with credit for 83 days served.

Dustin Stuckey, 33, Middle Point, admitted to violating his probation by failing to appear for drug screen and for failing to complete treatment. Having already served all possible jail time, he was unsuccessfully terminated from community control.