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

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2019

CHANGES OF PLEAS

Joshua Carroll, 32, Van Wert, changed his plea to guilty to two counts of aggravated trafficking of drugs, F4. The Court ordered a pre-sentence investigation and set sentencing for Dec. 11 at 10 a.m.

HEARING

Andrew Taylor, 34, Van Wert, withdrew his request for reinstatement of his work-release privileges.

SENTENCINGS

Corey Elston, 29, Van Wert, was sentenced for possession of LSD, F5, and aggravated possession of drugs, F5. He was sentenced to 90 days jail on each count, with credit for one day served, to run concurrently. He was ordered to pay partial appointed counsel fees plus costs.

Austin Ladd, 29, Delphos, was sentenced for aggravated trafficking drugs, F3. He was sentenced to 3 years of community control, WORTH Center, 200 hours community service, 30 days jail at later date, two years intensive probation, substance and mental assessments and treatment, and ordered to pay partial appointed counsel fees, monthly probation fee, and costs.

Jayson Foppe, 19, Van Wert, was sentenced for assault on a police officer, F4. He was sentenced to 13 months prison, with credit for 94 days served, and ordered to pay costs.

Colby Black, 35, Ohio City, was sentenced for trespass in habitation, F4. He was sentenced to 120 days jail, with credit for 28 days served, given work release, ordered to have no contact with the victims, and to pay partial appointed attorney fees and costs. He is to report to jail on Nov. 4 at 9 a.m.

April Ladd, 37, Convoy, was sentenced for aggravated trafficking drugs, F3, and possession of drugs, F5. She was sentenced to 30 months prison for trafficking drugs, with credit for 45 days served, and 12months prison for possession of drugs, with credit for 45 days served, to run concurrently. She was also ordered to pay costs. $286 was forfeited to Van Wert Police Trust Fund.

MacKenzie Allen, 19, Van Wert, was sentenced for theft, M1. She was sentenced to two days of jail beginning Nov. 3 at 5 p.m. She was also ordered to pay costs and partial appointed counsel fees.