|Van Wert County Court news|
|Thursday, February 13, 2014 9:19 PM|
Two cases were heard Thursday morning by Judge Charles Steele in Van Wert County Common Pleas Court:
Dezmond Bywaters, 22, Van Wert, appeared for a probation violation for being unsuccessfully terminated from the WORTH Center. He admitted the violation and was sentenced to 12 months prison with credit for 140 days served.
Dennis Gallaspie, 65, Lima, was arraigned on a charge of trafficking in marijuana, a felony of the fifth degree, with a specification that he used a 2006 Honda Civic and $240 cash in the commission of the offense.
He entered a not guilty plea and was released on a surety bond until his pretrial scheduled for March 12.