LISBON - Rusty Ray Altman, 41, Cream Ridge Road, Lisbon, was found guilty by an eight-member jury following a six-hour trial on Wednesday and will serve six months in jail on the theft charge.
Altman was accused of entering his neighbor's car on May 22 and ransacking her purse. He was given credit for 14 days already served in jail and will serve the additional six months at the Columbiana County Jail.
In other municipal court business on Thursday and Friday, Kathleen E. Bereschik, 53, state Route 39, Wellsville, was fined $30 for speeding.
Damand A. Glenn, 22, state Route 45, Lisbon, was fined $300 and had his driver's license suspended 180 days for fictitious plates, expired plates, drug paraphernalia and open container.
Bryan Jackson, 49, Alliance, was fined $500, placed on two year probation, had his driver's license suspended 180 days and was ordered to perform 40 hours community service for hit/skip and failure to reinstate license.
Vernon Sarge Jr., 64, Youngstown, was fined $150 for possession of marijuana.
Lisa Cover, 37, Wheeling, W.Va., was fined $50 for speeding.
Thomas W. Eichler, 19, East Taggart Street, East Palestine, was fined $30 for speeding.
Shawn D. Clark, 42, Beaver, Pa., was fined court costs for speeding.
Jessica L. Boyd, 33, Beech Street, Hanoverton, was sentenced 30 days jail with credit given for 5 days served, placed on two years probation and ordered to attend substance abuse classes for criminal damaging and resisting arrest.
John Dailey, 28, East Main Street, New Waterford, was fined $100, and placed on one year probation for failure to reinstate license.
Shawn E. Uptegraph, 42, Whinnery Road, Salem, was fined $1,400, sentenced 30 days jail, placed on two years probation, had his driver's license suspended three years and was ordered to perform 50 hours community service for two counts OVI first in six years and driving under OVI suspension. Speeding charge dismissed.
Gary A. Shell Jr., 18, Metz Road, Columbiana, was fined $150, sentenced one day jail, placed on two years probation and ordered to perform 30 hours community service for theft.
Santana L. Petrich, 36, East Main Street, East Palestine, was fined $30 for seat belt.
Jacob C . Sorrentino, 30, Woodland Avenue, Salem, was fined $260, sentenced 60 days jail, placed on two years probation and ordered to perform 50 hours community service for domestic violence.
A July 24 pretrial was set for Nickolaus J. Norton, 26, Millrock Road, Rogers, charged with assault.
A June 23 probable cause hearing was set for Bruce A. Pierce Jr., 34, Annesley Road, East Liverpool, charged with possession of criminal tools.
A June 26 pretrial was set for Joshua B. Petersen, 24, Aetna Street, Salem, charged with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.
A July 31 pretrial was set for Melanie K. Wood, 33, Commerce Street, Wellsville, charged with engendering children.
A July 22 pretrial was set for Jacob J. Boyer, 22, Crestview Drive, East Liverpool, charged with red light.
A June 26 pretrial and preliminary hearing was set for Michael F. Byers, 31, Johnson Road, Lisbon, charged with speeding and no driver's license and receiving stolen property.
A June 26 preliminary hearing was set for Robert E. Burge, 49, New Garden Avenue, Salem, charged with possession of drugs and theft.
A July 31 pretrial was set for Gino W. Albright, 32, Youngstown, charged with disorderly conduct while voluntarily intoxicated and possession of drug paraphernalia.
A June 26 pretrial and preliminary hearing was set for Austin C. Chase, 21, Fairfield School Road, Columbiana, charged with two counts theft.
A July 28 pretrial was set for Oswald M. Pereira, 39, Parshall Road, Wellsville, charged with speeding.
A July 22 pretrial and motion hearing was set for Joseph A. Radman, 20, Kelly Park Road, Columbiana, charged with failure to display valid sticker and two counts of possession of instruments to ingest/inhale a controlled substance.
A July 22 pretrial was set for Brian L. Boord, 53, East Main Street, Salineville, charged with assault.
A July 28 pretrial was set for Michael E. Ahearn, 38, North Lincoln Avenue, Salem, charged with driving under suspension revocation.
A Sept. 9 probation violation hearing was set for Teresa A. Cassinger, 37, East Fourth Street, Salem, charged with domestic violence, two counts assault and driving under child support suspension.
A July 29 pretrial was set for Raquel M. Kravec, 41, Youngstown, charged with falsification, driving under OVI suspension and speeding.
A July 24 pretrial was set for Malcolm Gilford, 27, Royal Mall Drive, Niles, charged with telephone harassment.