Three sentenced in common pleas court


Three people were recently sentenced in Brown County Common Pleas Court.
Dale Adams, Jr.
On December 19, 2016, a 1 Count indictment was filed against Dale Adams, Jr., in Case No. 2016-2267.
The indictment charged Count 1, Illegal Assembly or Possession of Chemicals for the Manufacture of Drugs, a felony of the 3rd degree, having a maximum penalty of 36 months in prison and a fine in the amount of $10,000.00.
On March 21, 2017, Defendant entered a plea of guilty to Count 1 before Brown County Common Pleas Judge Scott T. Gusweiler.
Judge Gusweiler sentenced Mr. Adams to 2 years of community control sanctions, intensive probation upon completion of STAR Program plus any Aftercare, that will include Transitional Living.
Chelsea Howard
On December 7, 2015 a 2 Count indictment was filed against Chelsea Maxine Katherine Howard, in Case No. 2015-2393.
The indictment charged Count 1, Theft and Count 2, Forgery, both felonies of the 5th degree, having a maximum penalty of 12 months in prison and a $2500.00 fine.
On March 31, 2017, Defendant entered a plea of guilty to Count 1 before Brown County Common Pleas Judge Scott T. Gusweiler.
On that same date, Judge Gusweiler sentenced Ms. Howard to 2 years of community control sanctions, no contact with victim, and payment of restitution. Count 2 is dismissed.
Sebastian Mains
On April 4, a hearing was held for Violation of Community Control Sanction that was previously imposed on February 11, 2016, against Defendant, Sebastian Conor Mains, in Case No. 2015-2303.
The Defendant has been convicted of Having Weapons While Under Disability, a felony of the 3rd degree, having a maximum penalty of 36 months in prison and a $10,000.00 fine. Defendant was placed on community control for a period of 2 years and notified at that time that a violation could result in a prison term of 24 months. On that same date Defendant appeared before Brown County Common Pleas Judge Scott T. Gusweiler. Defendant waived hearing and admitted to the violations contained in the Probation Department Report.
Judge Gusweiler ordered the Defendant’s community control be extended 1 year and he is to enter and successfully complete the STAR Program plus any Aftercare that can include Transitional Living.