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LISBON – In Common Pleas Court, Jaymee J. Cayo, 28, North Market Street, Lisbon, pleaded guilty to receiving stolen property, a fourth-degree felony, and was immediately sentenced to a year in prison, concurrent to a prison sentence Cayo is currently serving in a Trumbull County case. On May 5, 2020, Cayo had a stolen 2003 Honda Odyssey van belonging to Zouhair Elouaddi.

William H. Dobbins, 58, Campground Road, Wellsville, pleaded guilty to OVI, a fourth-degree felony; and driving under suspension, a first-degree misdemeanor. He is facing up to 30 months in prison, a $11,500 fine, alcohol and substance abuse counseling and a lifetime license suspension. Sentencing is set for Nov. 4. Dobbins already has five prior OVI convictions in Miami and Shelby Counties before he was found driving under the influence on Feb. 1, 2020.

Robert A. Harroff, 33, Steubenville Pike, Hammondsville, was sentenced to nine months in prison for aggravated possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony, and illegal use or possession of drug paraphernalia, a misdemeanor, for having methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia on Dec. 11, 2019. Harroff also stipulated to violating the terms of community control he had been placed on for three counts of aggravated possession of drugs, each a fifth-degree felony. His community control was dishonorably terminated. Two of the charges were for Harroff’s involvement as part of a larger, drug-trafficking ring in northern Columbiana County, when he had methamphetamines on May 20, 2018, and oxycodone on May 22, 2018. The other was for oxycodone on Nov. 7, 2018.

Jason L. Conkle, 42, Beacon Way, East Liverpool, was found eligible for intervention in lieu of conviction and pleaded guilty to possession of cocaine and four counts of aggravated possession of drugs, for having methamphetamines and cocaine on May 15, 2020, as well as methamphetamines on June 14, June 25 and Aug. 28, 2020.

Kazon L. Carter, 21, Commerce Street, Wellsville, was found eligible for intervention in lieu of conviction and pleaded guilty to possession of a fentanyl-related compound for drugs in his possession on Nov. 13, 2020. Carter was placed on a four-year intervention treatment plan.

Common Pleas

New Cases

County Treasurer vs. Robert Boley, et al., foreclosure sought for alleged delinquent taxes for property on 18th Street, Wellsville.

Kristi L. Sheperd, Saginaw, Mich., vs. Alfred L. Powell, Wellsville, child support sought.

Heather Shaw, Pittsburgh, Pa., vs. Jason J. Walker, Salem, child support sought.

Renee D. Busch, Warren, Mich., vs. Kenneth John Schmid, Salem, child support sought.

Sharon A. Palmer, Lake Wales, Fla., vs. Daniel Lee Smelser, Lisbon, child support sought.

Natalie V. Ollis, Industry, Pa., vs. George W. Ollis, East Liverpool, child support sought.

Edna F. Brown, Salem, and William R. Brown II, Alliance, dissolution sought.

Discover Bank vs. Robyn L. Turner, Rogers, $17,558 plus interest sought.

Jodi Coleman, administrator of the estate of Dennis L. Coleman Sr., et al., vs. Scott A. Kekel, Salem, excess of $25,000 sought for alleged injuries and damages from a traffic crash on Sept. 5, 2019.

Docket Entries

Courtney E. Fish, East Palestine, vs. Brian S. Fish, Chester, W.Va., divorce granted.

County Treasurer vs. George F. Cheresne, et al., property in Salem forfeited to the state, case dismissed.

County Treasurer vs. Jacob Sanor, et al., delinquent taxes and penalties paid, case dismissed.

County Treasurer vs. Sheryl L. Monigold, et al., delinquent taxes and penalties paid, case dismissed.


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