Putnam County Common Pleas Court
Kandie A. King, 24, 1038 Albert St., Toledo, was sentenced to 52 days in jail for possession of a controlled substance. King was convicted of the charge March 6 but was given treatment in lieu of conviction which was revoked. The jail was suspended, and she was placed on five years community control. She must obtain and maintain employment, and complete all counseling and treatment recommended.
Thomas D. Miles, 19, 102 Heldman St., Jenera, pleaded guilty to failure to comply. He faces up to 36 months in prison and $10,000 in fines. Bond was continued while a pre-sentence investigation is conducted with sentencing set for 1:30 p.m. Aug. 19. Charges of failure to comply with the order or signal of a police officer and complicity were dismissed.
Miles was arrested along with Jordan M. Nieto, 22, 221 S. Poplar St., Leipsic and Mike Pardo III, 22, 25 Vine St., Apt. 10, Leipsic, after robbing a Leipsic restaurant last May. According to a Leipsic Police Department press release, a subject entered the Mi Familia Restaurant, 131 E. Main St., Leipsic, at approximately 7:30 p.m. May 21. The subject, who removed the cash drawer from the cash register, was chased by the manager, but was able to drive away. Leipsic Police Officer Scott Harshman intercepted the car on Road 5, at which time the trio sped away, leading law enforcement in a pursuit exceeding 100 miles per hour. The pursuit ended when, jostled by repeated bumps, the airbags in the suspects’ vehicle deployed and the car crashed in a Henry County field. Harshman and personnel from the Putnam and Henry county sheriff offices took the three men into custody and transported them to the Putnam County Jail.
Pardo, charged with two counts complicity, has a pre-trial scheduled for Aug. 15. Nieto, charged with burglary, complicity and theft, has a hearing on all pending motions on July 30 and a jury trial scheduled for Aug. 20.
Joshua Jones, 1006 E. Second St., Lima, was found to be in contempt of failure to pay child support in the amount of $4,316.80. A hearing on sentencing was continued for 3 p.m. Oct. 9 to allow him an opportunity to purge the contempt action.
Steven S. Moore, Continental, was granted a divorce from Danielle N. Moore, Columbus Grove. They were married Aug. 28, 2016 in Allen County and have no children.
Nicholas A. Felkey, 41, 810 E. 11th St., Ottawa, was found to be in total arrears in child support payments in the amount of $1,557.12 as of June 30. A hearing on sentencing was continued for 8:15 a.m. Oct. 30 to allow him an opportunity to purge the contempt action.
Hector Minjarez, 41, 45 Vine St., Apt. A1, Leipsic, was sentenced to 67 days jail for failing to pay child support. The jail was suspended on condition he remain current in his payments and notify child support enforcement of any changes in employment or address.
The Putnam County Health Department was granted judgment against Shirley A. Boedicker, 2725 E. Eleventh St., Ottawa, which found she permitted noxious weeds, debris and refuse in such condition on her property that constitutes a dangerous, unhealthy or objectional condition that is determinant to the health and safety of the community in violation of ORC section 3707.01. Boedicker was given written notice Feb. 26, 2019 and March 13, 2019 requesting her to remove all the debris and refuse from her property. Having failed to do so, the court ordered her to abate and remove all debris at her cost. If she fails to do so, the health department is ordered to enter the property and remove all debris and refuse at Boedicker’s cost or assess the costs to the tax duplicate of the property.
Benjamin R. Jones, 31, 508 W. Clinton St., Napoleon, was sentenced to 30 days jail for possession of drugs (hydrocodone). He was given credit for one day served and placed on five years community control. He must obtain and maintain employment and complete all counseling and treatment recommended.
Union Bank Company, Columbus Grove, was granted a foreclosure judgment against Melissa A. Weber, Sidney, in the amount of $72,915.13, plus interest and costs.
Stephanie Henry, Leipsic, v. Randal Henry, Leipsic; divorce with children.
Marily Cabrera, Leipsic, v. Juan C. Urtiz, Leipsic; domestic other.
Putnam County Municipal Court dispositions
John E. Swickrath, 56, 301 Delphos Road, Columbus Grove, pleaded no contest to domestic violence and was found guilty. Sentence: 180 days jail, 179 days suspended, $500 fine and complete mental health counseling.
Shirley M. Swickrath, 61, 301 Delphos Road, Columbus Grove, pleaded no contest to domestic violence and was found guilty. Sentence: 180 days jail, 179 days suspended, $500 fine and complete mental health counseling.
McKenian A. Peterson, 25, 886 Circle Drive, Defiance, pleaded guilty to presenting false information to an officer. Sentence: 30 days jail, suspended, $100 fine, with 60 hours community service. She was also fined $100 for failure to reinstate license.
Chad Parkins, 49, 475 Riley St., Bluffton, pleaded guilty to an amended charge of physical control. Sentence: 180 days jail, 177 days suspended, $375 fine, with credit for three days jail upon completion of DIP. He was also fined $50 for parking on roadway.
William J. Shartzer, 40, 17571 Road 20Q, Fort Jennings, pleaded guilty to endangering children. Sentence: 180 days jail, 174 days suspended, $375 fine, complete drug and alcohol assessment, with credit for six days jail upon completion of DIP. He was also fined $150 for open container and $50 for speeding. A charge of OVI was dismissed.
Brayton B. Martin, 23, 14722 Fullmer Road, Defiance, pleaded guilty to stopping for stopped school bus. Sentence: $150 fine.
Dalton M. Williams, 22, 269 N. Elm St., Ottawa, pleaded guilty to possession of marijuana. Sentence: $150 fine.
Jennifer S. Moser, 40, 313 N. Main St., Mount Cory, pleaded guilty to OVI. Sentence: Six points, 180 days jail, 177 days suspended, $750 fine, $375 suspended, one-year license suspension, with credit for three days jail upon completion of DIP. A charge of left of center was dismissed.
Daniel J. Acosta, 23, 1027 Washington Ave., Defiance, pleaded guilty to OVI. Sentence: Six points, 180 days jail, 167 days suspended, $750 fine, $375 suspended, one-year license suspension, with credit for three days jail upon completion of DIP. He was also fined court cost for expired plates.
Putnam County Municipal Court judgments
LVNV Funding, LLC, Greenville, S.C., default judgment v. Raymond E. Theobald, Continental, $788, plus interest and costs totaling $95.
Lima Memorial Health System, default judgment v. April N. Spain, Continental, $1,981.51, plus interest and costs.
Lima Memorial Health System, Lima, default judgment v. Erin R. Leary, Columbus Grove, $3,022.84, plus interest and costs.