LISBON – Bryant M. Allen, 23, Independence Square, Wellsville, pleaded guilty in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court to aggravated robbery. Allen went into For Your Convenience gas station on 17th Street and struck Laddie Wallick by striking him multiple times in the head with his hands and a tire iron on March 16 in an attempt to rob the store.
Allen faces up to 11 years in prison and a $20,000 fine. Sentencing is set for Oct. 16.
Rowdy J. Fickes, 49, Riley Avenue, East Liverpool, pleaded guilty to domestic violence for punching his girlfriend and co-habitant Kimberly Davis in the face during an argument on March 5. He faces up to 18 months in prison and a $5,000 fine. Sentencing is set for Oct. 17.
Steven W. Waters II, 36, Depot Street, Rogers, plead guilty to possession of drugs for a metal crack pipe sticking out of his pocket during a traffic stop on Sept. 14, 2012. He faces up to 12 months in prison, a five-year license suspension and a $2,500 fine. Sentencing is set for Oct. 17.
Charles R. Rowley, 36, Ninth Avenue, East Liverpool, pleaded guilty to non-support of dependents. He faces up to 12 months in prison and a $2,500 fine. Sentencing is set for Oct. 17.
LISBON – Jossalyn J. Shaw, 27, Bently Avenue, Newell, W.Va., was granted intervention in lieu of conviction for a theft conviction in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court. She was placed on a five-year treatment plant. Shaw stole $4,211 from the Shale Tavern and Grille, while she was employed as a server between July 1, 2012 and Feb. 8, 2013. Shaw reportedly voided certain food items during the period and took money for the voided items keeping it for herself.
Brice A. Clark, 21, 18th Street, Wellsville, pleaded guilty to possession of drugs for cocaine he had on Feb. 27, 2006. He faces up 12 months in prison, a five-year license suspension and a $2,500 fine. Sentencing is set for Oct. 17.
Sidni R. Livolsi, 25, Danburg Avenue, Wellsville, was sentenced to three years probation with the first six months to be served at the Eastern Ohio Correction Center. Livolsi had pleaded guilty to possession of drugs.
LISBON – The Columbiana County Common Pleas grand jury declined to indict Natosha Miller, 21, McDonald Street, East Liverpool. She was accused of receiving stolen property and bound over to the grand jury from East Liverpool Municipal Court.
LISBON – A woman who was burned when the mobile home she was living in last summer caught fire while meth was cooking pleaded guilty to two felony charges last week in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court.
Amanda L. Cross, 32, Mountz Road, Homeworth, pleaded guilty to arson and illegal assembly or possession of chemicals for the manu-facture of drugs. She was immediately sentenced to two years in Marysville Correctional Facility for Women and her driver’s license was suspended for six months. Cross had faced up to four and a half years, a five-year license suspension and up to $15,000 in fines.
At the time of the fire, she had been pulled out of the trailer and flown to Cleveland Metro Hospital due to the serious nature of her burns. The King Road trailer was owned by Richard Young.
Samantha L. Crawford, 27, Foundry Hill Road, Salineville, was sentenced to five years probation for tampering with evidence and four counts of possession of drugs. Crawford had heroin, cocaine, bupre-norphine and hydrocodone on March 22, 2013, drugs she tried to conceal from police.
Sidni R. Livolsi, 25, Danburg Avenue, Wellsville, pleaded guilty to possession of drugs. She faces up to 12 months in prison, a five year license suspension and a $1,000 fine. Sentencing is set for Aug. 22. Livolsi had heroin on Dec. 6.
Douglas P. Hunter, 49, Darlington, Pa., was sentenced to three years probation for two counts of trafficking in drugs for alprazolam on Oct. 31 and Nov. 14.
Roberta L. Rogers, 67, Carter Road, New Waterford, was placed on four years probation for attempted cultivation of marijuana for her part in growing 31 plants (11,821 grams of marijuana) on their property. Her husband was placed on three years probation a day earlier.
Shawneen N. Bentley, 26, Aliquippa, Pa., pleaded guilty to failure to comply with the order or signal of a police officer, a first-degree misde-meanor, and obstructing official business, a fifth-degree felony. She was immediately sentenced to seven months in the Marysville Correctional Facility for Women with the time to be served concurrently with a sentence imposed in Pennsylvania.
LISBON – In Columbiana County Common Pleas Court Russell F. Rogers Jr., 65, Carter Road, New Waterford, was placed on three years probation for attempted cultivation of marijuana. Rogers had participated in growing 31 marijuana plants (11,821 grams) throughout the Carter Road property on Aug. 27, 2012.
Maurice L. Brown, 23, Canfield, pleaded guilty to illegal conveyance of drugs onto the grounds of a detention facility. He faces up to three years in prison, a five year license suspension and a $10,000 fine. Sentencing is set for Oct. 9. Brown had two paper packets containing .6 grams of cocaine inside his rear body cavity when he was being booked into the county jail on Oct. 2.
Barry S. Rummel, 50, North Pleasant Drive, East Palestine, pleaded guilty to having a weapon while under a disability for a New England Arms .410 gauge shotgun in his Jeep on Dec. 20, 2013. He faces up to three years in prison and a $10,000 fine. Sentencing is set for Oct. 9.
Jeffrey Reynolds, 47, last known address Cleveland Avenue, East Liverpool, was fined $1,350, had his license suspended for life and sentenced to 12 months in prison for OVI after having five previous convictions.
Jared M. Coil, 26, Steubenville Pike, Lisbon, was found in violation of his probation and was sentenced to nine months in prison for a previous theft conviction for taking an ATV belonging to Jeff Kelly in early 2009. He was credited with 245 days served.
Robert G. Doak, 36, Norman Avenue, Alliance, was sentenced to seven months in prison for domestic violence, but credited with 212 days served. Doak on Oct. 13, 2013 harmed Jillian Mercer and already had two previous convictions of domestic violence in 2003 and 2005.
Timothy Spears, 47, New Cumberland, W.Va., was placed on three years probation for non support of dependents.
Sherri L. Lanam, 26, Kent Street, East Liverpool, was found in violation of her probation for possession of drugs, cocaine in June 2007. She was sentenced to 20 days in jail.
LISBON – A village woman will be sentenced on Oct. 20 after pleading guilty to drug charges this week in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court.
Christine Schnader-Martin, 33, of West Lincoln Way, pleaded guilty as charged to illegal possession of chemicals used to manufacture illegal drugs – methamphetamines. The charge was reduced from a second-degree felony to a third-degree felony as part of a plea deal reached with the county prosecutor’s office.
Last October, Schnader-Martin was found in possession of the following chemicals commonly used to produce meth: Coleman fuel, lithium batteries, drain cleaner, empty pseudophedrine packets and empty cold packs.
LISBON – In Columbiana County Common Pleas Court, Alvin W. Carnes, 30, West Washington Street, Lisbon, was placed on four years intensive probation for trespassing in a habitation. Carnes, wearing only a T-shirt on Aug. 27, 2013, ran uninvited into the home of Andrew Warrington and Theren Pearson, South Lincoln Avenue, Lisbon, when they were both at home. Carnes had pleaded guilty to the charge in June.
John Prager Jr., 47, last known address New Cumberland, W.Va., was sentenced to five years probation after he previously pleaded guilty to possession of drugs and tampering with evidence. Court documents state Prager on May 4, 2013, attempted to conceal cocaine in his possession by throwing a container of it to avoid police finding it.
LISBON – Jeremy Brown, 38, 18th Street Heights, Wellsville, pleaded guilty in county Common Pleas Court to two counts of non-support of dependents. He faces up to two years in prison and a $5,000 fine. Sentencing is set for Oct. 16.
LISBON – The man accused of shooting a pistol in the direction of another man outside the Night Court Bar in Lisbon last January, pleaded guilty to a lesser charge in County Common Pleas Court.
Alex M. Brauning, 28, Dover, pleaded guilty to aggravated assault, a fourth-degree felony. He faces up to 18 months in prison and a $5,000 fine. Sentencing is set for Oct. 2.
An indictment had initially charged Brauning with felonious assault with a firearm specification, carrying a concealed weapon and illegal possession of a firearm in a liquor premises. The charges came after Brauning was removed from the Night Court Bar on Jan. 21 and threatened Ethan Hood with a gun, before discharging it in his direction.
A Wellsville woman accused of allowing her home to be used for the sale of drugs last summer also pleaded guilty. Donnelle N. Taylor, 36, Wood Street, Wellsville, pleaded guilty to four counts of possession of drugs and three counts of permitting drug abuse. She had burprenorphine, diazepam, lorazepam and zolpidem on June 21, 2013. She also allowed her residence at the time on Center Street, Wellsville to be used for the sale of crack cocaine, first by a Jerome Hill, also known as Chicken, on two different occassions in June and on one occasion by Jason Barnes in July. Taylor was placed on an intensive supervision intervention in lieu of conviction plan for five years.
Stacie L. Saracco, 24, 18th Street, Wellsville, pleaded guilty to burglary and was found eligible for intervention in lieu of conviction. She was placed on an intensive supervision plan for four years. On July 22, 2013, Saracco broke the glass from a front entrance door and entered the home of Richard Zacharias, taking a 40-inch television and later pawning it at Gold Exchange in Youngstown.
Brianne M. Flaherty, 19, Birch Street, East Liverpool pleaded guilty to complicity to robbery. She faces up to 36 months in prison and a $10,000 fine. Flaherty reportedly assisted two others in following a woman through Walmart in Calcutta on Jan. 5. When the woman left the store, one of the men, co-defendant Frank Flaherty Jr. reportedly forcibly stole her purse and escaped in a car where the defendant and the other man were waiting. Sentencing was set for Sept. 29. A robbery charge remains pending against Frank Flaherty Jr.
Rebecca M. Starkey, 31, Grant Street, East Liverpool, was found in violation of the terms of her probation and the probation was terminated without further penalty. Starkey was on probation for selling drugs to a confidential informant in July 2007.
Nick Anthony Salisberry, 25, West Ninth Street, East Liverpool, was found in violation of his probation. Judge C. Ashley Pike ordered the probation be dishonorably terminated. Salisberry was involved in the theft of $50,000 from Tri State Glass and Dell computer monitor belonging to a woman in September and November of 2008.
Jill M. Gilbert, 38, Y and O Road, East Liverpool, pleaded guilty to attempted illegal processing of drug documents, a first-degree misdemeanor. The charge was reduced from a fifth-degree felony charge of illegel processing of a drug document. Gilbert altered a doctor’s prescription for motrin to make it include vicoden in February 2012. She faces up to 180 days in jail and a $1,000 fine. Sentencing is set for Oct. 20.
Mary Lombardozzi, 40, Wood Street, Wellsville, pleaded guilty to a forfeiture specification for $1,820 in cash believed to be intended for the purpose of selling or purchasing amphetamine and two counts of possession of drugs for cocaine and heroin in her posession on April 10, along with the additional specification for $260 intended for drug-related offenses. The two possession charges were prosecutor’s information. In the indictment, she was initially also charged with three additional counts of drug possession. Lombardozzi faces up to 12 months in prison, a $2,500 fine and a five-year license suspension for each of the charges. Sentencing is set for Oct. 20.
Dajuan T. Johnson, 22, Ohio Avenue, East Liverpool, was found to have violated his probation and was placed on an intensive probation program, which includes completion of a program during an indefinite term at the Eastern Ohio Correctional Center. Johnson had been on probation for a carrying a concealed weapon charge.
Alan Stryker, 22, Anglemeyer Road, Leetonia, was found incompetent to stand trial. Stryker had been charged with rape for allegedly engaging in sex acts with a person either by threat or force in August 2013 at the Sheltered Workshop on County Home Road, Lisbon. The court noted that the evaluation stated it was unlikely Stryker would ever be in a condition to assist in his own defense. The charge against Stryker was dismissed with prejudice.
John M. Simonds, 52, Main Street, Leetonia, was sentenced to a year in prison, fined $1,350 and had his license suspended for a lifetime for OVI. Simonds was driving while under the influence on Aug. 15, 2011, on Old state Route 344 when he already has three prior convictions for OVI.