LISBON — Chelsea Renee Faloba, 31, East Washington Street, Lisbon, pleaded guilty in Common Pleas Court to obstructing official business, assault and resisting arrest.

On May 1, Faloba was at Pembrooke Drive, Salem, where she attacked Heidi M. Wilhelm, grabbing her by the hair, punching her in the face and back and scratching her neck and arms. She then interfered with her own arrest by Perry Township detective Jordan Reynolds, creating a risk of harm to Reynolds while doing so.

Faloba is facing up to 21 months in prison and a fine of $4,250. Sentencing was set for March 2.

Jennifer N. Whaley, 38, Maplewood Drive, Columbiana, pleaded guilty to possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony, for having lorazepam on Jan. 10. Sentencing was set for Feb. 3. Whaley faces up to a year in prison and a $2,500 fine.


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