Man pleads guilty to address violation

LISBON – Jeremy A. Bender, 35, last known address North Broadway, Salem, pleaded guilty in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court to failure to verify his address. He faces up to 18 months in prison and a $5,000 fine. Sentencing is set for Feb. 15.

Damarlon M. Wise, 24, Midland, Pa., was sentenced to six months in prison and had his license suspended for six months after his treatment plan for a trafficking in drugs conviction was dishonorably terminated. Wise, also known as D Bo, sold a gram of crack cocaine to a confidential informant for $100 in May 2009.

Francis J. Lewis, 31, Oakridge Road, Wellsville, was sentenced to four months probation with the first six months to be served at the Eastern Ohio Correctional Center. Lewis pleaded guilty in October to a drug trafficking charge, stemming from selling crack cocaine to undercover agents in the parking lot of Sparkle in Salem on Nov. 2, 2011.