Putnam County Common Pleas Court
Mark W. Kimmel, Oakwood, was granted a divorce from Linda M. Kimmel, Ottawa. They were married June 15, 2015, in Ottawa and have no children.
Amanda B. Ellerbrock, Leipsic, was granted a divorce from Tyler T. Ellerbrock, Leipsic. They were married April 22, 2006, in Putnam County, and they have one child.
Christopher M. Shomsky, 35, Madison Correctional, London, was sentenced to 15 months in prison on two counts of pandering obscenity involving a minor. The sentence was ordered to be served concurrently. He was given credit for one day served an any additional days pending transfer to the department as of Jan. 13.
A new trial date was scheduled for Kenneth T. Richey, 55, 3295 Sullivant Ave., Apt. L, Columbus, charged with two counts retaliation and violating a protection order. A jury trial was set for 9 a.m. July 20 with three days allotted.
An evaluation was ordered for Daniel F. Salazar, 37, 1350 N. Locust St., Apt. 112, Ottawa, charged with rape and unlawful sexual conduct with a minor. The evaluation will be conducted by the court Diagnostic Treatment Center to establish whether he is competent to stand trial. A final pre-trial has been scheduled for 10 a.m. April 30.
Charlie D. Egnor, Jr., 44, 201 S. First St., Oakwood, pleaded guilty to trafficking in drugs (methamphetamine). He faces up to 36 months in prison and up to $10,000 in fines. Bond was continued while a pre-sentence investigation is conducted with sentencing set for 9 a.m. May 14. The state agreed to remain silent during sentencing except for requesting $700 restitution to the MAN unit.
Shane Sprague, 42, 8699 Terrell Road, Athens, was given credit for 15 days of his jail sentence as of April 9 for work performed at the Putnam County Adult Detention facility. He was convicted of non-support of dependents.
Pekin Insurance Co., Pekin, Ill., v. Gree USA, Inc., Chino Hills, Calif., MJC America, LTD., Walnut, Calif., and Gree Electric Appliances, Inc., Zhuhai, Guangdong, China; ($42,042.83.)
Grove Chapter No. 527, Order of the Eastern Star, Columbus Grove, v. Putnam County Auditor Robert L. Benroth, Ottawa; complaint for declaratory judgment.
Anna R. Deckard, Pandora, and Ron S. Deckard, Grover Hill; dissolution of marriage with children.
Deana J. Boecker, Ottawa, v. Nick A. Boecker, Ottawa; divorce with children.
Elyssa Gutierrez, Leipsic, v. Justin Lammers, Leipsic; complaint for support.
Putnam County Municipal Court dispositions
Tim S. Critten, 48, 4572 Road 7-D, Leipsic, charged with pandering obscenity involving a minor, a felony, bound over to common pleas court.
Putnam County Municipal Court judgments
Midland Credit Management, Inc., San Diego, default judgment v. James A. Gutman, Continental, $864.77, plus interest and costs.
Midland Credit Management, Inc., San Diego, default judgment v. Abigail Gwin, Pandora, $850.20 plus interest and costs.
Lima Memorial Health Systems, default judgment v. Jason Kildea, Leipsic, $434.70, plus interest and costs.