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Ohio Assault Law
 
State of Ohio v. Uloma Curry-Walker

Cleveland, OH - Woman Found Guilty Of Having Husband Killed For Insurance Money

The State of Ohio charged Ulmoa Curry-Waker with aggravated murder, conspiracy, felonious assault and other charges for the November 13, 2013 death of William Walker, to whom she had been married but four months.

The State claimed that Defendant hired others, her daughter and her boyfriend to find som... More...
   $0 (07-06-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO - vs - BARRY A. FRIDLEY

On November 19, 2014, appellant was driving northbound on State Route 132
when he failed to negotiate a curve and drove left-of-center, causing him to strike and kill the
oncoming driver. The passenger of that vehicle also sustained serious injuries.
{¶ 3} Emergency medical personnel responded to the scene. Initially, appellant did
not appear to be breathing and was "unarou... More...
   $0 (07-05-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO - vs - JOHN ALEXANDER III

On March 21, 2016, appellant was indicted with assault on a corrections officer
in violation of R.C. 2903.13(A), a felony of the third degree, and obstructing official business
in violation of R.C. 2921.31(A), a felony of the fifth degree. The charges arose out of an
incident that occurred at the Warren Correctional Institution ("WCI") in Warren County, Ohio
on December 19, 20... More...
   $0 (07-05-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO - vs - RAYMOND S. EDDER

On July 27, 2016, Edder was indicted by the Ashtabula County Grand Jury
for the following: Aggravated Burglary (Count One), a felony of the first degree in
violation of R.C. 2911.11(A)(2); Kidnapping (Count Two), a felony of the second degree
in violation of R.C. 2905.01(B) and (C)(1); Kidnapping (Count Three), a felony of the
second degree in violation of R.C. 2905.01(A)(4) an... More...
   $0 (07-03-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO - vs - ORLANDO LEE ARMSTEAD-WILLIAMS

The statement of facts that follows is derived from information presented
at the sentencing hearing and from the police reports and witness statements filed
below. On March 8, 2015, at approximately 12:00 noon, Tyler Shepherd was in his
apartment at the Jordan Court Apartments in Kent, Ohio, “hanging out” and smoking
marijuana with some of his friends.
{¶3} At that ti... More...
   $0 (07-03-2017 - OH)

State of Ohio v. James L. Gaven

On July 21, 2005, a Franklin County Grand Jury indicted appellant on one count of felonious assault, in violation of R.C. 2903.11, with a firearm specification, two counts of discharging a firearm into the habitation of another, in violation of R.C. 2923.161, with specifications, and one count of improperly handling a firearm in a motor
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vehicle, in viola... More...
   $0 (07-03-2017 - OH)

State of Ohio v. Terrance Pyfrom

This is an appeal by defendant-appellant, Terrance Pyfrom, from a judgment of conviction and sentence entered by the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas following his entry of a guilty plea to felonious assault. {¶ 2} On April 17, 2015, appellant was indicted on one count of felonious assault, in violation of R.C. 2903.11. On June 27, 2016, he entered a guilty plea to one count of felonious ass... More...   $0 (07-03-2017 - OH)

State of Ohio v. Jerry D. Williams

Appellant was indicted on two counts of rape with firearm specifications, one count of gross sexual imposition with a firearm specification, one count of kidnapping with a firearm specification, and one count of having a weapon under disability. The indictment alleged that on May 19, 2015, appellant compelled the victim, J.H., by force to submit to vaginal intercourse, digital vaginal penetration... More...   $0 (07-03-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO v. KEVIN DASEN

Sexual Assault

E.D. is Dasen’s biological daughter. E.D. was born in 1996 and has Asperger’s
Syndrome, developmental delays, and an IQ of 81. On May 18, 2015, E.D., age 19, informed
her mother that Dasen had been sexually assaulting her for many years, with the most recent
incident occurring just the day before on May 17, 2015. E.D.’s mother subsequently called the
police and took E.D. to ... More...
   $0 (07-02-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO vs. DALLAS RUFUS

Appellant was indicted on one count of aggravated vehicular homicide in
violation of R.C. 2903.06(A)(2)(a), a felony of the second degree; one count of
aggravated vehicular assault in violation of R.C. 2903.08(A)(2)(b), a felony of the third
degree; and one count of failure to stop after an accident in violation of R.C. 4549.02(A),
a felony of the third degree. Counts 1 and 2 ... More...
   $0 (07-02-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO vs. ALTON O. CARTER

On August 28, 2015, a Cuyahoga County Grand Jury charged Carter in a
five-count indictment as follows: Count 1, rape; Count 2, attempted rape; Count 3,
felonious assault; Count 4, kidnapping; and Count 5, misdemeanor assault. With the
exception of Count 5, misdemeanor assault, the counts contained notices of prior
conviction (Counts 1, 2, and 4); repeat violent offender spec... More...
   $0 (07-01-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO vs. STEVEN A. NELSON

The instant appeal arose from a robbery and shooting that occurred on
August 29, 2015, near the intersection of Lakeview Road and Parklawn Drive on
Cleveland’s east side. The victims, Darien Leadbetter (“Leadbetter”) and Leonard
Goins, IV, (“Goins”), were walking to a gas station and observed a male on a bicycle —
later identified as Nelson — following them. Nelson caught up... More...
   $0 (07-01-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO -vs- CESAR CANALES

Sex Offender

Appellant was convicted of abusing his live-in girlfriend's two young
daughters. At the time the abuse was reported, C.M. was 12, and the abuse had been
occurring over a three-year period. A.P. was 8 at the time of the disclosure, and the abuse
had been taking place over a 19-month period. This abuse included sexual intercourse
with one victim and the attempted sexual interco... More...
   $0 (07-01-2017 - OH)

United States of America v. Lawrence Lee Walls

Federal Courthouse - Toledo, Ohio

Toledo, OH - Jury convicts Toledo man of firearms crime

A Toledo man with a long criminal history was convicted by a jury of illegally having a firearm.

Lawrence Lee Walls, 46, was convicted in federal court of one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm.

Walls is expected to be sentenced later this year. Walls qualifies for sentencing enhancements under the ... More...
   $0 (06-15-2017 - OH)

United States of America v. Irabphraim X. Underwood

Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals Courthouse - Cincinnati, Ohio

Iraephraim Underwood appeals his conviction of one count of
crossing a state line with intent to engage in a sexual act with his step-granddaughter, a minor, in
violation of 18 U.S.C. § 2241(c), and one count of transporting his step-granddaughter in
No. 16-3548 United States v. Underwood Page 2
interstate commerce with the intent that such person engage in unlawful sexual activity... More...
   $0 (06-14-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO - vs - JERRY T. AGOSTINI, JR

Mt. Auburn man indicted in $800,000 car dealership scam

On August 28, 2015, appellant was indicted in Warren County Court of
Common Pleas Case No. 15CR31283 on the following counts: one count of engaging in a
pattern of corrupt activity in violation of R.C. 2923.32(A)(1), a felony of the second degree;
eight counts of grand theft of a motor vehicle by deception in violation of R.C. 2913.02(A)(3),
felonies of the fourth degree; ten ... More...
   $0 (06-03-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO - vs - BRANDON CHAFFIN

Ohio 12th District Court of Appeals

On April 14, 2016, the Madison County Grand Jury returned an indictment
charging Chaffin with aggravated burglary in violation of R.C. 2911.11(A)(1), aggravated
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burglary in violation of R.C. 2911.11(A)(2), and kidnaping in violation of R.C. 2905.01(A)(2),
all first-degree felonies. Chaffin was also charged with felonious assault in viola... More...
   $0 (06-03-2017 - OH)

State of Ohio v. Corey Lipkins, Jr

10th District Court of Appeals

On April 26, 2016, plaintiff-appellee, State of Ohio, obtained an arrest warrant for Lipkins and charged him with one count of assault in violation of R.C. 2903.13(A), a first-degree misdemeanor. The state additionally charged Lipkins with one count of disorderly conduct in violation of R.C. 2317.11(A), a fourth-degree misdemeanor. The charges related to an altercation Lipkins had on April 23, 2... More...   $0 (06-02-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO v. DEANDRE J. BASKERVILLE

On an evening in August 2015, Mr. Baskerville went to the mall with his cousin.
While there, he saw an acquaintance, the victim in this matter, and approached him. According
to Mr. Baskerville, the victim owed him money and he wanted to speak with the victim regarding
their business arrangement. There is no dispute that, while the two spoke, an argument
developed, and the vi... More...
   $0 (06-02-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO vs. MICHAEL KAHN

Sex Offender

Court of Appeals Of Ohio, Eighth Appellate District

Kahn has a history of sex crimes convictions. In 1977, he was convicted of
attempted gross sexual imposition (“GSI”) after he sexually molested a four-year-old girl.
In 1980, he was convicted of GSI after sexually molesting a ten-year-old girl. In 1989,
Kahn was convicted of felonious assault. It is not clear whether his victim was male or
female. Nevertheless, in 1991, he... More...
   $0 (06-02-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO vs. DAVERRICK J. LASH

Lash gets life sentence for Club Fly High murder

On January 30, 2015, a shooter gunned down 30-year-old William Burton
(“victim”) near the entrance of a bathroom at Club Fly High, a bar in Cleveland’s east
side. The bar was plagued with a history of crimes. Appellant Daverrick Lash
(“appellant” hereafter) was identified by a witness several days later as the shooter.
Another witness saw the shooter spit just before opening... More...
   $0 (06-02-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO vs. ANTOINNE WYNN

Court of Appeals Of Ohio, Eighth Appellate District

On May 26, 2015 Wynn was indicted for one count of felonious assault.
The case proceeded to a jury trial with Wynn representing himself, pro se, until late in the
trial when he chose to have standby counsel handle his case. The following facts were
adduced at trial.
{¶3} On May 10, 2015 Wynn and Ramona Roberts engaged in an argument
outside the St. Andrew’s Towers apa... More...
   $0 (06-01-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO VS. ELIJAH J. LASHLEY, SR

Campbell man indicted in rape case

On June 11, 2015, Lashley was indicted on 10 counts: counts 1 through 5 for rape, R.C. 2907.02(A)(2)(B), first-degree felonies; counts 6 through 8 for kidnapping, R.C. 2905.01(A)(4)(C), R.C. 2905.01(A)(2)(C), R.C. 2905.01(A)(3)(C), respectively, first-degree felonies; and counts 9 and 10 for felonious assault, R.C. 2903.11(A)(1)(D), R.C. 2903.11(A)(2)(D), second-degree felonies. He was accused of ... More...   $0 (06-01-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO -vs- DUSTIN J. ELIZONDO

Fifth District Court of Appeals

On October 18, 2013, appellant was charged by indictment with three
counts of attempted murder in violation of R.C. 2903.02 and 2923.02, three counts of
felonious assault in violation of R.C. 2903.11, five counts of kidnapping in violation of R.C.
2905.01, one count of abduction in violation of R.C. 2905.02, three counts of domestic
violence in violation of R.C. 2912.25, and on... More...
   $0 (05-31-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO -vs- MATTHEW WEST

Fifth District Court of Appeals

On June 26, 2015, the Fairfield County Grand Jury indicted Appellant
Matthew West for Count One: Felonious Assault, in violation of R.C. §2903.11(A)(l) and
(D)(l)(a), a felony of the second degree; Count Two: Felonious Assault, in violation of R.C.
§2903.11(A)(1) and (D)(1)(a), a felony of the second degree; Count Three: Abduction, in
violation of R.C. §2905.02(A)(2) and (C), a... More...
   $0 (05-31-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO v. JASON G. SWISHER

Sex Offender

Officer Brett Bethel of Fostoria Police Department testifies during Jason G. Swisher’s trial in Seneca County Common Pleas Court

On March 2, 2016, Swisher was indicted for Rape in violation of R.C.
2907.02(A)(2), a felony of the first degree. Swisher pled not guilty to the charge
and his case proceeded to a jury trial, which was held November 7-8, 2016.
{¶3} At trial, the State presented the testimony of nine witnesses including
the alleged victim, S.B., who was 14 years old when the sexual assault occ... More...
   $0 (05-31-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO v. STEVEN J. NIENBERG

Ohio Third District Court of Appeals

Defendant-appellant, Steven J. Nienberg (“Nienberg”), appeals the
November 23, 2016 judgment entries of sentence of the Putnam County Court of
Common Pleas. For the reasons that follow, we affirm.
{¶2} This case stems from a February 19, 2016 bar fight at Wibby’s Bar in
Kalida, Ohio at which it was alleged that Nienberg and Nienberg’s co-defendant,
Kevin Arnone, assaulted... More...
   $0 (05-31-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO v. DAVION R. MCCOMB

IN THE COURT OF APPEALS OF OHIO SECOND APPELLATE DISTRICT

On May 13, 2015, the Montgomery County Grand Jury returned an
indictment alleging that on April 7, 2015, McComb committed single counts of aggravated
robbery, felonious assault, grand theft of an automobile, grand theft of a firearm, and
having a weapon while under disability. The indictment further alleged that on April 16,
2015, McComb committed two additional counts of agg... More...
   $0 (05-31-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO vs. GARRISON HILLIARD

Police: Suspect admitted shooting man in face

Garrison Hilliard admitted to shooting his niece’s boyfriend in the face
with a flare gun modified to shoot .410 shotgun shells. Hilliard and members of his
extended family shared a large property with two houses. Hilliard lived in the main
house with his mother and his niece Samantha’s children. Samantha lived in the second
house—which the parties call the “pink house”—with... More...
   $0 (05-31-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO vs. TRASHON MCCRAY

Conviction Affirmed In Shooting Death of 14-year-old

Defendant-appellant Trashon McCray appeals the judgment of the
Hamilton County Common Pleas Court convicting him, after a jury trial, of murder,
felonious assault, and two counts of having a weapon while under a disability.
Finding no merit to his assignments of error, we affirm the trial court’s judgment.
{¶2} On March 21, 2014, at the end of the school day, students walked f... More...
   $0 (05-31-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO vs. TRASHON MCCRAY

Defendant-appellant Trashon McCray appeals the judgment of the
Hamilton County Common Pleas Court convicting him, after a jury trial, of murder,
felonious assault, and two counts of having a weapon while under a disability.
Finding no merit to his assignments of error, we affirm the trial court’s judgment.
{¶2} On March 21, 2014, at the end of the school day, students walked f... More...
   $0 (05-30-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO v. MARK ALSTON

Ninth District Court of Appeals

In 2005, a jury found Mr. Alston guilty of murder, aggravated robbery, having
weapons under disability, felonious assault, and tampering with evidence as well as several
firearm specifications. The trial court sentenced him to a total of 24 years to life in prison. This
Court upheld his convictions on appeal. In March 2016, Mr. Alston moved to vacate and correct
his sentence... More...
   $0 (05-14-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO v. JOHN LEWIS

Ninth District Court of Appeals

Mr. Lewis and his former girlfriend, the victim in this matter, began dating in
2007 and lived together at various points in time. Mr. Lewis described their relationship in
positive terms and indicated that the two were still communicating and working on their
problems when the incident giving rise to this appeal occurred. Meanwhile, the victim testified
that she had tried re... More...
   $0 (05-14-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO vs. BRETT A. TURNER

Court of Appeals Of Ohio, Eighth Appellate District

Turner was charged with two counts of aggravated robbery, in violation of
R.C. 2911.01(A)(1) and (3), two counts of felonious assault, in violation of
R.C. 2903.13(A)(1) and (2), and one count of having a weapon while under disability, in
violation of R.C. 2923.13(A)(3). The aggravated robbery and felonious assault charges
included one- and three-year firearm specifications. T... More...
   $0 (05-14-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO vs. DOMINIQUE LENNON

Cleveland man pleads not guilty in shooting that wounded child bystander

In October 2015, a Cuyahoga County Grand Jury indicted Lennon on ten
counts: attempted murder of the first victim, D.D., in violation of R.C. 2923.02 and
2903.02(A), a first-degree felony, with one- and three-year firearm specifications; two
counts of felonious assault against D.D. in violation of R.C. 2903.11(A)(1) and
2903.11(A)(2), second-degree felonies, with one- and three... More...
   $0 (05-14-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO vs. MICHAEL PENDERGRASS

Court of Appeals Of Ohio, Eighth Appellate District

In August 2015, Pendergrass and his codefendant, Nathaniel Adams, were
indicted on multiple charges stemming from a rape that occurred in 2003. The charges
included several counts of rape, complicity to commit rape, aggravated robbery, and
kidnapping. All charges included one- and three-year firearm specifications. Several
counts included a sexually violent predator specif... More...
   $0 (05-14-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO V. BRANDON JACKSON

The Ohio Seventh District Court of Appeals

Defendant-appellant, Brandon Jackson, appeals from a Mahoning County Common Pleas Court judgment overruling his post-sentence motions to withdraw his guilty pleas. {¶2} Appellant’s motions to withdraw his guilty pleas stemmed from two separate criminal cases. Appellant reached a plea agreement with plaintiff-appellee, the State of Ohio, in both cases. In the first case (13 CR 193), appellant ple... More...   $0 (05-14-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO VS. WILLIAM DOUGLAS SMITH

Chillicothe man gets life for rape of 1-year-old

On July 2, 2015, Appellant and co-defendant Peggy Sue Horstman were jointly indicted for rape of a child under the age of ten. See R.C. 2907.02(A)(1)(b),(B). The indictment alleged the sexual conduct occurred on or about February 1, 2015 through May 1, 2015; the child was approximately ten months old at the beginning of this time range. A motion for severance was mooted by Horstman’s guilty ple... More...   $0 (05-14-2017 - OH)

State of Ohio v. Renisha C. Arrington

Ohio Sixth District Court of Appeals

The facts of this case are as follows. On December 18, 2015, a complaint
was filed in Sandusky County Municipal Court charging appellee with identity fraud. A
warrant was issued and appellee was arrested on the same date. Appellee was discharged
from custody on December 23, 2015. On that date, appellee executed a speedy trial
waiver.
{¶ 3} On February 24, 2016, appell... More...
   $0 (05-13-2017 - OH)

STATE OF OHIO v. JERRY L. NOBLE

Man gets 8 years for stabbing

In January 2015, the Athens County Grand Jury indicted Noble on two counts of
felonious assault, both felonies of the second degree, one count in violation of R.C.
2903.11(A)(2) and one count in violation of R.C. 2903.11(A)(1). These charges arose as a result
of a physical confrontation that occurred between Noble and Cusic on July 10, 2014. At that
time, Noble and his girlfri... More...
   $0 (05-12-2017 - OH)

 
 
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