Crimes & Traffic reports


The following crimes and traffic reports were recently released by Washington Municipal Court:

State of Ohio (Washington C.H.)

Michael D. Leisure, 2011 Heritage Drive 14, Washington C.H., Ohio, leaving the scene, fine $100, court costs $175, $100 fine and costs, defendant sentenced to 60 days jail, 60 days jail suspended if no other similar offenses for 2 years, driver’s license suspended for 2 years, beginning December 10, 2019.

Michael D. Leisure, 2011 Heritage Drive 14, Washington C.H., Ohio, administrative license suspension, case dismissed per plea agreement.

Megan R. Wise, Columbus, Ohio, child support suspension, fine $150, court costs $150, defendant sentenced to 40 hours community service work.

James W. Stewart, 412 Campbell Street, Washington C.H., Ohio, possession of drug instrument, now comes the State/City by and through counsel and moves this court for an order dismissing the above-captioned matter, upon motion of the State/City, the above-captioned matter is hereby dismissed without prejudice.

James W. Stewart, 412 Campbell Street, Washington C.H., Ohio, obstructing official business, now comes the State/City by and through counsel and moves this court for an order dismissing the above-captioned matter, upon motion of the State/City, the above-captioned matter is hereby dismissed without prejudice.

James W. Stewart, 412 Campbell Street, Washington C.H., Ohio, possession of drug paraphernalia, now comes the State/City by and through counsel and moves this court for an order dismissing the above-captioned matter, upon motion of the State/City, the above-captioned matter is hereby dismissed without prejudice.

Alexis R. Jones, 718 South Hinde Street, Washington C.H., Ohio, possession alcohol/minor, fine $100, court costs $150.90, defendant sentenced to 10 days jail, 10 days jail suspended if no other similar offenses and complete counseling: underage drinking.

Darrian N. Ragland, 619 Grace Street, Washington C.H., Ohio, disorderly conduct, fine $100, court costs $145.90, defendant sentenced to 30 days jail, 30 days jail suspended if no other similar offenses for 3 years.

Leona G. Mongold, 423 Second Street, Washington C.H., Ohio, disorderly conduct, fine $100, court costs $200.90, defendant found guilty, fined $100 and court costs, sentenced to 30 days jail, 30 days jail suspended, probation for 2 years, complete counseling as directed.

Paul R. Kettles, 222 East Circle Avenue, Washington C.H., Ohio, domestic violence, now comes the State/City by and through counsel and moves this court for an order dismissing the above-captioned matter, State is filing a new complaint on amended charge, upon motion of the State/City, the above-captioned matter is hereby dismissed without prejudice.

Wynonna N. Lacey, 1031 Broadway Street, Washington C.H., Ohio, assault, court costs $25, upon the motion of the State/City, the above-captioned matter is hereby dismissed without prejudice.

Joseph T. Southwick, Chillicothe, Ohio, violation of protection order, fine $100, court costs $245.50, defendant fined $100 and court costs, sentenced to 180 days jail, suspend 180 days jail, probation for 2 years, complete counseling as directed, terminate house arrest electronic monitor.

Cody A. Rueppel, Leesburg, Ohio, aggravated menacing, court costs $25, now comes the State/City of Washington C.H., by and through counsel and moves the court for an order dismissing the above-captioned matter, court received letter request from victim, upon motion of the State/City, the above-captioned matter is hereby dismissed without prejudice.

Marilyn L. Elliott, Jeffersonville, Ohio, possession of drugs, court costs $25, now comes the State, by and through Fayette County Prosecuting Attorney and hereby moves the court to dismiss complaint in this matter without prejudice, pursuant to request on behalf of counsel and State, good cause, order court that complaint herein be same hereby dismissed without prejudice.

Paul R. Kettles, 222 East Circle Avenue, Washington C.H., Ohio, disorderly conduct, fine $100, court costs $150.90, guilty per agreement, fine of $100 and costs.

Amber N. Robinson, at large, Washington C.H., Ohio, possession of drug instrument, court costs $155.90, defendant sentenced to 90 days jail, suspend 90 days jail, complete counseling as directed, provide 80 hours community service work, report twice a week on Monday and Thursday for three weeks.

Shawn W. Yoakum, c/o Fayette County Jail, possession of drugs, court costs $222.98, defendant sentenced to 180 jail, suspend jail if defendant has no other similar offenses for 2 years.

Melissa L. Goldsberry, 350 Third Street, Washington C.H., possession alcohol/minor, fine $50, court costs $265.90, defendant sentenced to 30 hours community service work, sentenced to 5 days jail, suspend 5 days jail, probation for 3 months.

John M. Shiltz II, 422 Western Avenue, Washington C.H., Ohio, assault, fine $100, court costs $244.90, defendant sentenced to 180 days jail, suspend jail and defendant placed on 2 years probation, complete batterer’s intervention, restitution to be paid by defendant to be determined by probation department.