LISBON - In Columbiana County Municipal Court on Tuesday, Daniel T. Mayer, 29, Fombell, Pa., pleaded no contest to a reduced misdemeanor charge of carrying a concealed weapon. He was fined $250, credited with one day served in jail and required 30 hours community service. Mayer had initially been charged with improper handling of a firearm, a fourth-degree felony, for admitting to having a fully loaded .45-caliber semi-automatic pistol under his driver's seat.
Stephanie T.N. Houle, 26, Elm Street, Columbiana, was fined $250, had her license suspended for three months, was sentenced to three days in jail and required 10 hours community service for reckless operation amended from OVI first offense. The charge was reportedly reduced due to issues with the stop and the lower BAC reading. A turn signal citation was dismissed.
Ronald P. Venezia Jr., 36, Pine Hollow Road, Rogers, was fined $250, credited with a day served in jail and required 30 hours community service for disorderly conduct amended from domestic violence. A criminal damaging citation wad dismissed. Venezia had been accused of pushing his girlfriend, Tara Reed, twice, breaking her laptop and snapping her cell phone in half during an argument on Sept. 29.
Kyle J. Gatrell, 19, Torma Road, Wellsville, was fined $200, credited with one day in jail served and required 10 hours community service for disorderly conduct amended from menacing. According to court documents, Gatrell had a BB gun on June 8 and was pulling it on everyone in the house, before he hid in the wood behind the house leaving the BB gun in the garage.
William H. Davidson, 60, state Route 45, Wellsville, as fined $200, credited with one days served in jail, ordered to serve 10 more days in jail and required 30 hours of community service for domestic violence for pointing a gun at his son on June 23, causing his son to bite and punch him to get the weapon away from him.
Nyasia J. Buzzard, 20, Independence Square, Wellsville, was fined $200 and required 30 hours community service for falsification amended from endangering children. According to court documents, Buzzard was accused of claiming her 3-year-old son was on a four-wheeler when it wrecked in Independence Square in late May, but refused to give police the name of the man, who she said was driving it.
Erek R. Collins, 20, North Walnut Street, East Palestine, was fined $150 for underage consumption and open container when he was the passenger in a vehicle stopped on Sept. 29.
Nicholas G. Amato, 22, Shontz Drive, Wellsville, was fined $150 for an equipment violation amended from speeding.
Brianna Lynn Welther, 22, Pinewood Drive, New Waterford, was fined $100 for no license amended from driving under FRA suspension.
Charges of OVI first offense and marked lanes against George R. Kurtz, 45, Beaver, Pa., were dismissed due to his death.
A Dec. 2 pretrial was set for Timothy J. Harrison Jr., 18, Boardman Street, New Waterford, cited with OVI first offense and speeding.
A Dec. 3 pretrial was set for Christi R. Kells, 45, Youngstown, charged with OVI first offense and failure to control.
A Dec. 10 pretrial was set for David Scott Van Horn, 25, Morris Road, Lisbon, cited with driving under suspension, a tail lights violation, possession of drugs and possession of instruments to ingest or inhale a controlled substance for allegedly having marijuana in his possession on Oct. 21.
A Dec. 16 pretrial was set for Andrew Lindsay Gibbs, 23, Chester Avenue, Wellsville, cited with OVI first offense and lane violations.
A Dec. 16, pretrial was set for Richard A. Baldwin, 60, Poland, cited with speeding.