LISBON — Randi L. Vaughn, 30, St. Clair Avenue, East Liverpool, stipulated to violating the terms of her community control from five counts of forgery and five counts of theft. Community control was dishonorably terminated and Vaughn was sentenced to a year in prison. The charges involved stolen checks belonging to David R. Jackson, forged in February and March 2018.

Jaycent Staats, 37, U.S. Route 30, East Rochester, pleaded guilty to receiving stolen property and endangering children. He was sentenced to 180 days in jail and credited with 117 days already served, leaving him with a balance of 63 days to serve. On Dec. 5, 2020, Staats had a trailer belonging to ProMark Service Group and placed a 6-year-old child in danger in a wreck.

Ronald L. Smalley, 59, Summit Street, Salem, was placed on three years community control for domestic violence for harming Brenda L. Moyer by striking her in the face on April 9, 2020. Smalley was ordered to have no further contact with Moyer.

Leander D. Kirk, 39, Akron, pleaded guilty to aggravated possession of drugs, a fourth-degree felony, for having methamphetamines on Dec. 19, 2019. Sentencing is set for June 11. Kirk faces up 18 months in prison and a $5,000 fine, as well as a five-year license suspension.

Tyler J. Buchanan, 38, Wildwood Drive, Beloit, was found eligible for intervention in lieu of conviction and pleaded guilty to cultivation of marijuana for growing at least 200 grams, but less than 1,000 grams on the porch on Aug. 17, 2017. Buchanan was placed on a two-year intervention plan.


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