The following individuals appeared Wednesday before Judge Charles Steele in Van Wert County Common Pleas Court:
Anthony W. Whitt, 27, Kenton, entered a guilty plea to a three count indictment charging him with forgery, a felony of the fifth degree.
According to a Van Wert City Police Department and Van Wert County Sheriff’s Department investigation, Whitt, along with another individual, were passing counterfeited $100 bills in Van Wert and Ohio City.
Whitt is awaiting sentencing in Auglaize County for a similar offense with sentencing in Van Wert County set for March 28.
Dyllen A. Redding, 20, Convoy, was placed on three years of community control on a charge of theft, a felony of the fifth degree.
Redding was charged by the Van Wert City Police Department for the theft of a license plate from a local residence. Redding had the stolen license plate on his vehicle at the time he was stopped by a patrol officer.
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