VAN WERT — The following individuals appeared before Judge Martin Burchfield in Van Wert County Common Pleas Court:

June 6

Change of plea

Justin Murphy, 30, Van Wert, changed his plea to guilty to two counts of assault, a felony 5; and one count of vandalism, a felony 5. The court ordered a pre-sentence investigation and set sentencing for July 13.

June 8

Arraignment

Alissa Greiner, 34, Orland, Indiana, seven counts of deception to obtain dangerous drugs, all a felony 5. Entered a not guilty plea. The defendant was released on a surety bond with a waiver of extradition, pretrial set for June 26.

June 11

Changes of pleas

Zachariah Germann, 30, Van Wert, changed his plea to guilty to two counts of assault , each a misdemeanor 1 (reduced from Felonious Assault); and to one count of possession of LSD, a felony 5. The court continued the matter for further hearing on June 25.

D’Osha Berumen, 23, Ft. Wayne, changed her plea to guilty to possession of marijuana, a felony 5 (amended from F3). A second drug charge was dismissed for her plea. She then requested and was granted Treatment in Lieu of Conviction and the case was stayed pending completion of the treatment plan.

Wednesday

Arraignment (all entered pleas of not guilty)

Michael Closson, 68, Delphos, four counts of gross sexual imposition, each a felony 3. Released on surety bond with order to have no contact with victim. Pre-trial set on June 20.

Robert Arnold, III, 34, Van Wert, burglary, a felony 2; and trespass in a habitation, a felony 4. Bond set at $10,000 cash o0r commercial surety with pre-trial set for June 26.

Cyle Black, 32, Van Wert, aggravated possession of drugs, a felony 5; and possession of heroin, a felony 5. Released on surety bond, with pre-trial set for June 26.

Adam Blatteau, 37, Van Wert, telecommunications harassment, a felony 5. Released on surety bond with no contact with victim. Pre-trial set for July 13.

Ecco Burker, 33, Van Wert, receiving stolen property, a felony 5; and forgery, a felony 5. Released on surety bond. PT to be scheduled.

Dezmond Bywaters, 26, Van Wert, 3 counts of importuning, a felony 5; one count of pandering obscenity involving a minor, a felony 4; and nine counts ofillegal use of a minor in a nudity oriented performance, each a felony 5. He was released on a surety bond with electronic house arrest and no electronics. Pre-trial set for June 20.

Jasmine Diemer, 34, Van Wert, two counts of aggravated trafficking drugs, all a felony 3. Released on surety bond with pre-trial on June 25.

Cristina Donate-McClure, 29, Van Wert, aggravated possession of drugs, a felony 5. Released on surety bond. Pre-trial set for June 26.

Nathan Dunn, 35, Van Wert, aggravated possession of drugs, a felony 5; and possession of heroin, a felony 5. Released on surety bond, pre-trial July 13.

Rex Keysor, 48, Van Wert, aggravated possession of drugs,a felony 5; and possession of cocaine, a felony 5, Released on surety bond, pre-trial July 13.

Bryan Lynch, 26, Paulding, aggravated possession of drugs, a felony 5, Released on surety bond, with pre-trial on June 26.

Josh McGinnis, 36, Convoy, unlawful sexual conduct with minor, a felony 2; and two counts of failure to register his address, each a felony 3. Bond Set at $10,000 cash or commercial surety and pre-trial set for June 20.

Donald O’Day, 41, Van Wert, possession of cocaine, a felony 5; and aggravated possession of drugs, a felony 5. Released on surety bond with pre-trial on July 11.

Keli Pontius, 31, Van Wert, aggravated possession of drugs, a felony 5; two counts of endangering children, a misdemeanor 1. Released on surety bond with a pre-trial on June 25.

Krystle Shinnaberry, 31, Van Wert, aggravated possession of drugs, a felony 5. Released on surety bond with pre-trial on July 13.

Rhonda Stahl, 44, Grover Hill, aggravated possession of drugs, a felony 5. Released on surety bond with pre-trial on June 20.

Dustin Stuckey, 32, Middle Point, possession of cocaine, a felony 5. Released on surety bond with pre-trial on June 20.

Richard Temple, 18, Van Wert, theft a felony 5, released on surety bond with pre-trial on June 26.

Nathaniel Thomas, 39, Van Wert, domestic violence, a felony 3. Released on surety bond with pre-trial on June 25.

Changes of pleas

Serena White, 26, Van Wert, changed her plea to guilty to theft, a felony 5. The court ordered a pre-sentence investigation and set sentencing for July 25.

Jessica Jones, 51, Van Wert, changed her plea to guilty to possession of cocaine, a felony 5. She then requested, and was granted Treatment in Lieu of conviction and her case was stayed pending completion of the treatment program.

Sentencing

Austin Davis, 24, Van Wert, domestic violence, a misdemeanor 1. He was sentenced to: two years community control, 180 days jail, all suspended, additional 30 days jail at later date, 52 hours community service, mental health and substance abuse assessments and treatment, one year intensive probation and was ordered to pay monthly probation fee, partial appointed counsel fees and court costs.

Jurode Jordan, 31, Dayton, forgery, a felony 5. Sentenced to 180 days jail with credit for 120 days served, restitution to TJ’s, Willshire of $100 and also ordered to pay partial appointed counsel fees and costs.