Court News

Court News

WHEELING, W.Va. — Michelle Green, 48, of East Liverpool, was sentenced on Tuesday by U.S. District Court Judge Frederick P. Stamp to 46 months in prison for heroin distribution, U.S. Attorney William J. Powell announced. Green pleaded guilty in August to one count of heroin distribution, ...

PLEAS COURT

New Cases Credit Acceptance Corp. v. Megan Derenburger of Salem; collection sought of alleged $4,209 debt. Carrington Mortgage Services v. Jack E. Cook II, et al; foreclosure sought against property on East Martin Street, East Palestine. Credit Acceptance Corp. v. Daniel Burpo of Salem; ...

COURT NEWS

LISBON — An East Liverpool man accused of raping a woman who showed up to buy drugs from him pleaded guilty instead to a reduced charge of gross sexual imposition this week in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court. Lucas L. Sims, 33, most recently of Fairview Street, is scheduled to be ...

ELO COURT

EAST LIVERPOOL — In Municipal Court Wednesday, Philip A. Jones, 24, St. Clair Avenue, was fined $250 for driving under suspension and $50 for open container. Second arraignment was set Nov. 21 for Amanda L. DeFrancesco, 27, Echo Dell Road, charged with domestic violence. She was ordered to ...

COURT NEWS

LISBON — A Youngstown woman charged with stealing a rental car was sentenced to three years’ probation during action in county Common Pleas Court. Angel M. Harrison, 26, pleaded guilty to misdemeanor theft, which was reduced from a felony as part of a plea deal reached with the county ...

ELO COURT

EAST LIVERPOOL – In Municipal Court Tuesday, Keith Y. Graham, 38, Echo Dell Road, was fined $250 for driving under suspension and $150 for failure to control. Jerry M. Mellott, 39, Laurel Lane, was fined $150, each, for two counts of possession of marijuana. A charge of contractor license ...

PLEAS COURT

New Cases Absolute Resolution Investments v. Nancy S. McCoy of Negley; collection sought of alleged $19,237 debt. Gregory and Deborah Brophey of East Liverpool v. William Adams of East Liverpool; lawsuit over December 2015 traffic accident in Wellsville; $25,000-plus in damages ...

GRAND JURY

LISBON — A secret indictment issued by the county grand jury was served on Shane M. Riggs, 38, Monroeville Heights, Salineville. Riggs is charged with drug possession for possessing buprenerphine on Feb. 17, 2017. The indictment noted he had two previous drug convictions in 2006 and 2007.

MUNICIPAL

LISBON — In Columbiana County Municipal Court Joshua J. Myers, 28, Beloit, was fined $250, given credit for one day served, placed on two years probation and required 30 hours community service for assault. Travis Diekmann, 32, Warren, was fined $180 for driving under suspension and ...

PLEAS COURT

New Cases JP Morgan Chase Bank v. Robert and Michelle Waite, et al ; foreclosure sought against property on Quincy Avenue, Columbiana. Ohio Healthcare Corp., doing business as Grant Medical Center of Columbus, v. Richard L. Enos of Salem; collection sought of alleged $25,159 ...