New Castle News

January 3, 2013

Common Pleas Court sentences for Jan. 3

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — J. Craig Cox

•Kimberly Hines, 26, New Castle — One year probation, costs of prosecution. She pleaded guilty to hindering apprehension.

•Mark David Fandozzi, 43, New Castle — Three to 12 months in the Lawrence County jail with credit for six days served, costs of prosecution, any evidence is forfeited. He will be paroled and placed on house arrest when a monitoring unit becomes available. He is permitted work release while on house arrest and will remain on house arrest until he attains the minimum term of incarceration. He pleaded guilty to conspiracy to possess a controlled substance.

•Cassandra Dee Drespling, 35, New Castle — Six months probation, costs of prosecution, $3.75 restitution to Walmart, referral to Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol. She pleaded guilty to retail theft.

•Gregory Michael Martello, 35, New Castle —Two years in the intermediate punishment program. He pleaded guilty to driving while under the influence of a controlled substance.

•Herman Ray Mielke, 31, New Castle — Six months probation, costs of prosecution. He pleaded guilty to harassment.

•David Baker, 48, Erie —Three to 23 months incarceration with credit for 15 days served. He pleaded guilty to theft.

•Eric Damar Owens, 25, New Castle — Six to 23 1/2 months in the Lawrence County jail with credit for 173 days served, costs of prosecution. He pleaded guilty to criminal conspiracy to possess a controlled substance with intent to deliver.

•Dwight David Short Jr., 28, Wampum — Six months in the intermediate punishment program with the first 30 days to be served on house arrest with electronic monitoring, costs of prosecution, $750 fine, assessment by Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol, 12-month driver’s license suspension. He pleaded guilty to driving under the influence.