Convictions at Municipal Court


By John Hamilton - [email protected]



WILMINGTON — The following report is compiled using a disposition report provided by Clinton County Municipal Court. The information includes the defendant’s name, age, residence if listed, charge(s) disposed, fine, court costs assessed, jail sentence and any special conditions. Municipal Judge Mike Daugherty oversees the court, which administers the law in criminal misdemeanor cases.

The following pled guilty or were found guilty of crimes between Sept. 12 and Sept. 15:

• Grzegorz Jasinski, 42, of Franklin, reckless operation, sentenced 60 days in jail (suspended), fined $500, assessed $125 court costs. Jail suspended on condition that defendant completes 80 hours of community service or donate $640 to community service fund, have no further alcohol-related violations for 2 years, administrative license suspension vacated, charge amended from O.V.I. misdemeanor 1.

• Roger St. John, 24, of Clarksville, aggravated menacing, criminal damages, assault, sentenced to 450 days in jail (218 suspended), fined $1,350, assessed $375 court costs, supervised probation, write letter of apology to victims, submit to probation department, no contact with victims. A charge of theft and two charges of aggravated menacing were dismissed.

• Aaron Rankin, 27, of New Vienna, driving under suspension, fined $100, assessed $125 court costs.

• Charles Spielman, 50, of Columbus, going 93 in a 70 mph speed zone, fined $100, assessed $125 court costs. The case was waived by defendant.

• Kari Singleton, 28, of Hillsboro, driving under suspension, fined $50, assessed $125 court costs. A charge of registration violation was dismissed.

• John Light, 63, of Lanesville, going 93 in a 70 mph speed zone, fined $105, assessed $125 court costs. Case was waived by defendant.

• Trevor Lutz, 28, of Morrow, driving under suspension-financial, sentenced to 30 days in jail (suspended), fined $100, assessed $125 court costs, complete 8 hours of community service, report to probation Sept. 23.

• Donald Jewett Jr., 35, aggravated menacing, assault, trespassing, possession of marijuana, sentenced to 390 days in jail, fined $2,250, assessed $500 court costs, no contact with victim, suspension of operator license for a year.

• Trey Campbell, 26, of Port William, violation of probation order, sentenced to 180 days in jail (suspended), fined $100, assessed $125 court costs, no contact with victim except legal proceedings in a juvenile court action.

• Jennifer Bair, 44, of Wilmington, theft, trespassing, sentenced to 60 days in jail (59 suspended), fined $200, assessed $125 court costs, no contact with business, write letter of apology to business, do not commit any offenses for 2 years.

• Joshua Blume, 31, of Middletown, reckless operation, sentenced to 60 days in jail (suspended), fined $500, assessed $125 court costs, charge was amended from an O.V.I. misdemeanor 1, defendant to have no further offenses for one year, must have driver intervention program completed, ALS vacated.

• Ray Clifton Jr., 21, of Reynoldsburg, going 90 in a 70 mph speed zone, fined $105, assessed $125 court costs, case was waived by defendant.

• Douglas Rinehart, 44, of Wilmington, disorderly conduct, sentencing stayed until Jan. 11, 2017.

• Christopher Howell, 30, of Wilmington, theft, sentenced to 30 days in jail, fined $100, assessed $125 court costs.

• Kenneth Hutson, 39, of London, reckless operation, failure to comply, sentenced to 60 days in jail (30 suspended), charge amended from O.V.I. misdemeanor 1, jail suspended on condition that defendant has no similar offenses for 1 year, ALS vacated.

• Destiny Tedrick, 24, of Wilmington, child endangering, sentenced to 180 days in jail (173 suspended), fined $1,000, assessed $125 court costs, defendant shall remain in jail until she is assessed for drug and alcohol treatment.

• Lisa Tucker, 48, of Wilmington, operating vehicle under the influence, sentenced to 180 days in jail, fined $1,025, assessed $125 court costs, jail stayed to allow defendant to complete 3-day residential driver intervention program, if compliant court will suspend $375 of fine. ALS vacated, driving privileges effective Sept. 30. Operator’s license ordered destroyed.

• Lauren Jahnigen, 26, of Lexington, going 94 in a 70 mph speed zone, fined $105, assessed $125 court costs, case was waived by the defendant.

• Earl Saunders, 57, of Columbus, O.V.I., driving under financial responsibility law suspension, driving 91 in a 70 mph speed zone, seat belt violation, fined $380, assessed $125 court costs. A second charge of O.V.I. was dismissed.

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By John Hamilton

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