Putnam County court records


First Posted: 10/28/2014

Putnam County Common Pleas Court

Oct. 16

Daniel J. Stauffer, 19, 7644 Road 15C, Ottawa, pleaded guilty to grand theft. He faces up to 18 months in prison and $5,000 in fines. Bond was continued while a presentence investigation is conducted with sentencing set for 3 p.m. Nov. 24.

Oct. 22

Dalton A. McKitrick, 21, 7445 state Route 109, Ottawa, pleaded guilty to grand theft, burglary and possession of drugs. He faces up to 48 months in prison, $12,500 in fines and six months to five years license suspension. Bond was continued while a presentence investigation is conducted with sentencing set for 3:30 p.m. Nov. 24.

New Cases

Fort Jennings State Bank, v. Lucinda L. Nienberg, Columbus Grove; foreclosure.

Putnam County Municipal Court dispositions

Oct. 16

Edward K. Schulte, 53, 5979 Road 18, Continental, pleaded no contest to wrongful entrustment and was found guilty. Sentence: $150 fine.

Oct. 20

Cameshia L. Crawford, 27, 2312 Victor, Lansing, Michigan, pleaded guilty to an amended charge of driving under suspension. Sentence: 10 days jail, suspended, $150 fine. A charge of speeding was dismissed.

Oct. 21

James Ramon Jr., 28, 1800 Oakwood Ave., Napoleon, pleaded guilty to firearms in a motor vehicle. Sentence: 30 days jail, 27 days suspended, $250 fine, with credit for three days jail upon completion of DIP. He was also fined $100 for right-of-way/stop sign and $100 for failure to control.

Tony L. Ackles, 44, 150 Burlington Place, Lima, pleaded guilty to theft. Sentence: 180 days jail, 150 days suspended, $150 fine, barred from Ottawa Wal-Mart for two years, and two years probation.

Joseph R. Shaver, 56, 126 N. High St., Columbus Grove, pleaded no contest to license forfeiture and was found guilty. Sentence: $250 fine.

Marcos Zavala, 20, 717 W. Broadway St., #2, Leipsic, pleaded guilty to OVI second-offense. Sentence: 180 days jail, 120 days suspended, $1,000 fine, $400 suspended, three-year license suspension, complete assessment at Pathways Counseling Center or equivalent agency, two years probation.

Oct. 23

Tyson R. Kerner, 33, 1250 E. Third St., Ottawa, pleaded no contest to domestic violence and was found guilty. Sentence: 180 days jail, 160 days suspended, $500 fine, and complete assessment at Pathways Counseling Center or equivalent agency.

Richard A. Mort, 19, 3922 Allentown Road, Elida, pleaded guilty to telephone harassment. Sentence: 180 days jail, 173 days suspended, $250 fine, complete assessment at Pathways Counseling Center or equivalent agency and no contact with victim for two years.

Putnam County Municipal Court judgments

Oct. 20

Midland Funding, LLC, San Diego, default judgment v. Jennifer Potts, Columbus Grove, $904.52, plus interest and costs.

Midland Funding, LLC, San Diego, default judgment v. Soila Zapata, Ottawa, $821.14, plus interest and costs.

Orthopaedic Institute of Ohio, Lima, default judgment v. Tippi S. Turpin, Ottoville, $653.63, plus interest and costs.

Oct. 21

St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima, default judgment v. Thomas F. Szegedi, Ottawa, $262.34, plus interest and costs.

Fia Card Services, Newark, Del., default judgment v. Chad A. Heuerman, Cloverdale, $8,396.71, plus interest and costs.

Oct. 23

St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima, default judgment v. Katie M. Rayle, Pandora, $97, plus interest and costs.

Orthopaedic Institute of Ohio, Lima, default judgment v. Michael S. Slusser, Ottoville, $496.06, plus interest and costs.

St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima, default judgment v. Tony Hung, Leipsic, $285.05, plus interest and costs.

St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima, default judgment v. Ruperto Rodriguez, Ottawa, and Mary Rodriguez, Ottawa, $2,965.64, plus interest and costs.