MOUNT VERNON — On Friday, Common Pleas Court Judge Otho Eyster sentenced two men and one woman for various felony crimes and violations of community control supervision, according to Knox County Prosecutor John Thatcher.
Ray W. Toller, 20, Mount Vernon, was convicted of attempted child endangering for engaging in sexual conduct with a minor on Jan. 15. Toller was sentenced to a 17-month suspended prison sentence and a three-year term of community control supervision. Thatcher said Toller will also spend the next 90 days in jail. Detective Tom Bumpus, Knox County Sheriff’s Office, investigated the case.
Johnathan E. Wilson, 19, Alexandria, was convicted of selling approximately one pound of marijuana to a confidential informant working for the Mount Vernon Police Department, on March 25. Wilson was sentenced to a 15-month suspended prison sentence and a three-year term of community control supervision. Thatcher said Wilson was given a 20-day jail sentence and his driver’s license was suspended for six months. Detective Cpl. Matt Dailey and Detective Dave McElroy, MVPD, investigated the case.
On May 9, 2008, Yvonne Lewis, 33, Danville, was convicted in separate cases on charges of deception to obtain dangerous drugs and passing a forged check. Friday, Eyster revoked Lewis’ community control supervision and imposed her previously suspended 17-month prison sentence based on her admissions that she failed to attend drug and alcohol counseling; she also tested positive for marijuana use on June 5.
Detective Sgt. Jeff Jacobs, MVPD, investigated the drug case and Deputy Tim Light, KCSO, investigated the forgery case.