Civil/Contract
Phyllis Niese, Ottawa, to pay judgment of $12,928.87 plus accrued interest in the amount of $187.02 and interest thereafter on the principal balance as well as the costs of this action to Asset Acceptance LLC, Cleveland.
Luke Mansfield, Ottawa, to pay judgment of $912.78 plus accrued interest in the amount of $13.70 and interest thereafter as well as the costs of this action to Asset Acceptance LLC, Cleveland.
Eric C. Humrickhouse, Leipsic, to pay judgment of $1,021.11 with statutory interest and costs of this action to Capital One Bank (USA) NA, Richmond, Va.
Hazel M. Basinger, Pandora, to pay judgment of $653 with interest costs to the University of Northwestern Ohio, Lima.
Clara Pena, Leipsic, to pay judgment of $275.34 with interest and costs to Institute of Orthopaedic Surgery, Lima.
Melvin D. Hunt, Continental, to pay judgment of $602.17 plus interest and costs to Midland Funding LLC San Diego, Calif.
Julia Bauer, Continental, to pay judgment of $330 with interest and costs to Pathways Counseling Center, Ottawa.
Jose E. Garcia, Ottawa, to pay judgment of $225 with interest and costs to Pathways Counseling Center, Ottawa.
Small Claims
Todd Davis, Defiance to pay judgment of $546.99 plus interest and court costs of this action to H & K Chev-Pont-Buick Inc., Continental.
Criminal
William T. Couts, 31, Defiance, entered guilty plea to non support, found guilty, fined $50 and court costs. Sentenced to 180 days in jail with 180 days suspended on conditions he has no further violation of any similar laws in two years, pay support as ordered, comply with all seek work requirements and report any changes to employment and residence as required.
Christopher Jones, 25, Lima, pleaded no contest to charge of disorderly conduct, found guilty, fined $150.
Deborah K. Dotson, 57, Continental, entered no contest plea to dogs running without tags, fined $50 plus court costs.
Traffic
Monica Garcia, 42, Leipsic, pleaded guilty to charge of OVI second offense, found guilty, six points, fined $1,000 and 180 days jail and two year class 4 license suspension, ALS is terminated and sentence is modified as follows: $475 of fine and 170 days jail suspended on condition she reports to Putnam County Jail on March 13. No alcohol prior to reporting to jail to serve 240 consecutive hours. No similar or alcohol related offense, no DUS or NOL and no refusal to take breath/blood alcohol test in two years from date of this entry. No violation of driving privileges restriction and maintain insurance coverage according to statute. Attend Victim Impact Panel as directed by court. Attend assessment at counseling provider and abide by their recommendations. Payment of fine and costs serve one year probation through the county court probation department. License suspension modified after 30 days to permit work commutation driving, personal and medical purposes with restricted plates, proof of insurance and ignition interlock. Defendant must obtain and provide proof of restricted plate, interlock and proof of insurance to court before driving privilege card will be issued.
Christopher E. Peterson, 26, Fitzgerald, Ga., entered a plea of no contest to the failure to yield violation. Court imposes a $115 fine, including court costs.
Stephen B. Williams, 25, Ottawa, pleaded guilty to an amended charge of disorderly conduct, found guilty, fined $50.
Stephen B. Williams, 25, Ottawa, pleaded guilty to an amended charge of reckless operation, found guilty, fined $100.
Ryan D. Askins, 25, Columbus Grove, pleaded no contest to an amended charge of second offense reckless operation, found guilty, four points, fined $250 and 30 days jail and one year class 5 license suspension, ALS is terminated and sentence is modified as follows: 27 days jail suspended on condition: he attend 72 hour Driving Intervention Program. Defendant to be given credit for three days jail upon completion of DIP program. No similar or alcohol related offense, no DUS or NOL and no refusal to take breath/blood alcohol test in two years. No violation of driving privileges and maintain insurance according to statute. Pay fine and cost within 120 days or appear. The court ordered license suspension modified upon proof of insurance and restricted plates and after 30 days to permit work commutation driving, to/from court appearances, medical and farming purposes. If DIP is not completed any limited driving privileges will be revoked.
Clinton Lee Jordan, 30, Jacksonville, Fla., pleaded guilty to an amended charge of no operators license, found guilty, fined $50 with $50 suspended on condition no similar offense in two years. Operator license may be returned to the defendant.
Jonathan M. Rhodes, 23, Ottoville, entered no contest plea to OVI, found guilty. Fined $375 plus costs. Sentenced to 180 days in jail and one year license suspension with 177 days suspended upon the following conditions: has no further violation of any similar laws in two years or alcohol related offense, pay fines and costs in full within 120 days, attend DIP program within 90 days, credit for three days jail upon completion, operators license suspension modification to permit work privileges and DIP beginning 15 days from date of offense.
Juanita P. (Sisson) Egri, 41, Columbus Grove, pleaded no contest to charge of speed, found guilty, fined $50. Pleaded no contest to charge of driving under suspension, found guilty, fined $150.
Andrea J. Greve, 24, Ottawa, pleaded guilty to charge of speed, found guilty, fined $250.
Jerel A. Tousley, 36, Oakwood, pleaded no contest to charge of speed, found guilty, fined $100.
Terence Scott, 38, Lima, pleaded no contest to amended charge of failure to reinstate, found guilty, fined $150.
Jonathan M. Rhodes, 23, Ottoville, entered no contest plea to tail lights, found guilty fined $50 plus costs.
Jennifer Whitaker, 41, Ottawa, speeding, fined $50.
Sydnie S. Chapman, 18, Lima, speeding, fined $80.
Christopher M. Valentine, 27, Dublin, speeding, $60.
Kathleen M. Smith, 29, Arcanum, speeding, fined $50.
Linda L. Hovest, 61, Lima, speeding, fined $50.
Wesley J. Clark, 19, McConnelsville, muffler, excessive smoke or gas, fined $50.
Maria L. Couts, 39, Spencerville, seat belt driver, fined $40.
Lois A. Spangler, 44, Lima, speeding, fined $50.
Victor L. Overly, 57, Defiance, speeding, fined $50.
Kristine Trampe-Kindt, 18, Ottawa, assured clear distance, fined $50.
Amanda L. Rosselit, 28, Kalida, seat belt driver, fined $40.
Wendy R. Peel, 42, Columbus Grove, failure to control, fined $60.
Nathan T. Korte, 19, Ottawa, right of way left turn, fined $50.
Jesse L. Carr, 19, Payne, speeding, fined $60.
Larry W. Norris, 55, Camden, seat belt driver, $40.