January 21, 2015

TO: Local Media

FROM: Mike Kirkendall, Court Reporter

RE: Court activity

Only 3 cases today. Heard by Judge Kevin Taylor


Lisa Couch, 46, Van Wert, changed her plea to guilty to a reduced charge of Domestic Violence, Misdemeanor 1 (reduced from DV F4). The Court ordered a presentence investigation and set sentencing for 2/18/15 @ 9 am

Shawn Smith, 29, Van Wert, changed her plea to Guilty to Possession of Drugs, Felony 5. She then requested, and was granted, Treatment in Lieu of Conviction and her case was stayed pending completion of her treatment program.


Joshua Minyoung, 31, Van Wert, admitted to violating his probation by failing to report to probation and failing to complete his pre-sentence interview. The Court ordered him held in jail until the pre-sentence interview is completed, then he will be re-released on a surety bond until sentencing.
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