Richard Dean Simons Jr., 19, East Street, East Palestine, pleaded guilty to burglary and attempted burglary for trespassing into the West Martin Street, East Palestine, home of Cory and Dawn White on Feb. 11, and also attempted to break into the West Martin Street home of Cheryl McMasters. Simons asked for immediate sentencing and was sentenced to two years in prison, to be served consecutive to another prison sentence for convictions of theft and burglary. In that case he was sentenced in May to a year in prison.
Christopher E. Wiggins, 29, Akron, pleaded guilty to two counts of possession of drugs with a forfeiture specification. Wiggins faces up to two and a half years in prison and a $7,500 fine. On Jan. 9, 2018, Wiggins had both fentanyl and cocaine, along with $2,960 in drug-related proceeds. Sentencing is set for Nov. 21.
Matthew Jason Crowl, also known as Chewey, 41, Olive Street, Salem, pleaded guilty to tampering with evidence, a third-degree felony. He faces up to three years in prison and a $10,000 fine. Crowl had initially been charged with tampering with evidence, obstructing official business and illegal use or possession of drug paraphernalia. The other two counts will be dismissed at the time of sentencing, which is set for Nov. 21. On Jan. 4, Crowl had attempted to conceal a hypodermic needle.
Matthew Edwin Withers, 31, Stoy Street, Leetonia, pleaded guilty to three counts of identity fraud, telecommunications fraud, misuse of a credit card, attempted tampering with evidence and illegal use of possession of drug paraphernalia. Withers was found eligible for intervention in lieu of conviction and was placed on a three-year intervention plan. Between Aug. 1, 2018 and Sept. 16, 2018, Withers had used the identity of John F. Detchon, Rebecca S. Detchon and Lori L. Rice. Additionally, he had schemed to fraud others, using a First Premier Mastercard credit card. Finally, knowing there was going to be an investigation, Withers attempted to destroy a controlled substance and had drug paraphernalia.
Huntington National Bank vs. Kimberlee R. Carle, Minerva, $11,399 plus court costs sought.
U.S. Bank National Association vs. Jack R. Nalley, Rogers, $10,357 plus costs sought.
Chad Collins, East Palestine, and Isabella Ray Collins, New Waterford, dissolution sought.
Jennifer K. Sprarks, Tazewell, Va., vs. Andrew Beard IV, Wellsville, child support sought.
County Treasurer vs. Darla M. Cook, now known as Darla M. McKinley, et al., foreclosure sought for alleged delinquent taxes for property on East Martin Street, East Palestine.
County Treasurer vs. G. Kirk and Dawn Miller, et al.., foreclosure sought for alleged delinquent taxes for property on Avondale Street, East Liverpool.
County Treasurer vs. Theresa L. James, et al., foreclosure sought for alleged delinquent taxes for property on Lisbon Street, East Liverpool.
County Treasurer vs. Mark E. Dickey, et al., foreclosure sought for alleged delinquent taxes for property on Valley Avenue, East Liverpool.
Carrington Mortgage Services LLC vs. Matthew E. Luketic, et al., foreclosure case reactivated to the active docket.
John C. Dickens vs. Sarah Morrison, et al., case dismissed.
Federal National Mortgage Association vs. Dawn E. Kording, et al., foreclosure ordered for property on East North Avenue, East Palestine.
Huntington National Bank vs. Amanda D. Green also known as Amanda Dawn Monigold, et al., foreclosure ordered for property on Main Street, Wellsville.
U.S. Bank vs. the unknown heirs of Doreen G. Myers, et al., foreclosure ordered for property on Steubenville Pike, Wellsville.
Covington SNF Inc. vs. Wesley Ward, defendant ordered to pay plaintiff $31,475 plus interest.
County Treasurer vs. Jason M. Quimby, et al., foreclosure ordered for property on Lisbon Street, East Liverpool.