Lisbon man sentenced to 9 months for burglary

LISBON – Michael S. Smith, 30, state Route 154, Lisbon, was sentenced in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court to nine months in prison for burglary. He was credited with 96 days already served.

Smith was accused of trespassing into the home of Tom Switalski, McCracken Road, Salem, on June 25, 2012 and then taking 17 firearms, gun magazines and ammunition from the house.

Chad E. Kellogg, 36, Commerce Street, Wellsville, was sentenced to seven months in prison for domestic violence. He was granted credit for 107 days already served. Court documents claim Kellogg on Aug. 15, 2012, dragged his wife around the neck and choked her during an argument. He then threw her back into a chair, placed her into a headlock and threw her onto the ground.

Chad D. Williams, 32, state Route 45, West Point, was sentenced to six months in prison for burglary. Williams was accused of going into the home of Bambi Hupp and Jeffrey Linam with the purpose of committing a theft offense on Dec. 5.

Jimmy L. Dubose Jr., 37, Apple Street, Salem, was sentenced to three years probation for possession of drugs. Court documents state on March 12, 2012, Dubose had Hydrocodone in his pocket when he was arrested on a persistent disorderly conduct charge.

Bernet Gore, 40, Tiptop Alley, East Liverpool, was sentenced to 180 days in jail, with credit for 147 days served. He pleaded guilty to possession of drugs for having cocaine in his possession on Sept. 19, 2009.

Harold E. Moore, 35, Westwood Apartments, Alliance, was sentenced to 180 days in jail and credited with two days served. Moore was accused of six counts of passing bad checks totaling about $2,000 in 2003.