MOUNT VERNON — On Friday, Common Pleas Court Judge Otho Eyster sentenced five men and one woman for various felony crimes, according to Knox County Prosecutor John Thatcher.
Cody L. Myers, 20, Mount Vernon, was convicted of sexual battery and unlawful sexual conduct with a minor for engaging in sexual conduct on Jan. 10 with a 12-year-old girl and a 13-year-old girl. Thatcher said Myers was sentenced to four years in prison for his crimes, and he was labeled a Tier III sex offender who must register his address with authorities for the rest of his life.
Marlon A. Major, 32, Mount Vernon, was convicted of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor for having sex with a 15-year-old girl, on Dec. 27, 2008. Eyster sentenced him to 17 months in prison and labeled him a Tier II sex offender who must register his address with authorities for the next 25 years.
Detective Tom Bumpus, Knox County Sheriff’s Office, investigated the Myers and Major cases.
On Dec. 12, 2008, David A. Baugh, 19, Fredericktown, was convicted of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor and sentenced to a three-year term of community control supervision. Baugh’s community control supervision was revoked after he admitted to violating his supervision rules by failing to inform his supervising officer of his place of residence, violating his residential curfew, as well as not completing his drug and alcohol treatment plan.
Baugh was also convicted of a new felony offense, failure to provide change of address notification to authorities. Thatcher said Baugh was sentenced to prison for 17 months. Detective Sgt. Roger Brown, KCSO, investigated the new felony offense.
Daniel Z. Goudy, 20, Mount Vernon, was convicted of breaking and entering and vandalism for throwing a chunk of broken pavement through a convenience store window in order to enter the store, where he stole beer and a candy bar. According to Thatcher, Goudy was sentenced to an 11-month prison term and ordered to pay $863.66 in restitution to the business. Detective Dave McElroy, Patrolmen Andrew Burns and Brian A. Weiser, Mount Vernon Police Department, investigated the break-in.
Rockey E. Clark, 19, Mount Vernon, was convicted of possessing a stolen check card to make purchases at local convenience stores with a co-defendant. Clark was sentenced to a three-year term of community control supervision and was ordered to pay $567.50 in restitution to the victim. Eyster also sentenced Clark to serve 60 days in the Knox County Jail. In addition, Thatcher said, Clark was ordered to obtain and maintain full-time employment. Clark will serve an 11-month prison term if he fails to comply with the conditions of his supervision. Detective Sgt. Gary Rohler, KCSO, investigated the case.
Leea D. Daniels, 33, Mount Vernon, was convicted of aggravated possession of drugs for possessing five Percocet pills that were found during a traffic stop by Trooper Neil Laughlin of the Ohio State Highway Patrol. Thatcher said Daniels will serve a three-year term of community control supervision. The conditions of Daniels’ supervision include a six-month driver’s license suspension, and she will serve an 11-month prison term if she violates any supervision condition. She was also ordered to complete a drug and alcohol assessment and obtain and maintain full-time employment