Wellsville man pleads guilty to drug charges

LISBON — A Wellsville man pleaded guilty as charged to three drug charges this week in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court.

James C. Gilbert Jr, 39, of Main Street, pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs (meth) on Sept. 16 and 18, 2018, and one count of aggravated possession of drugs (meth) on Sept. 26, 2018. He is scheduled to be sentenced on Nov. 2.

In other court action, Brittney N. McKnight, 25, Center Street, East Liverpool, pleaded guilty to stealing more than $1,000 from AVI Food Systems between Jan. 1 and May 29, 2018. She is scheduled to be sentenced on Nov. 2.


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