Criminal Appeal from Youngstown Municipal Court of Mahoning County, Ohio Case No. 10TRD2250.
For Plaintiff-Appellee Ms. Dana Lantz City Prosecutor.
For Defendant-Appellant Attorney Rhys Cartwright-Jones
JUDGES: Hon. Gene Donofrio Hon. Cheryl L. Waite Hon. Mary DeGenaro.
(¶1} Defendant-appellant, Jimmy Torres, appeals from a Youngstown Municipal Court judgment sentencing him on a probation violation.
(¶2} From October 2010 to October 2011, appellant was involved in four separate misdemeanor cases in Youngstown Municipal Court.
(¶3} In Case Number 10 TRD 2250, appellant was convicted of failure to reinstate his driver's license, a first-degree misdemeanor.
(¶4} In Case Number 11 CRB 2058, appellant was convicted of escape, a first-degree misdemeanor; and resisting arrest, a second-degree misdemeanor.
(¶5} In Case Number 11 TRD 1077, appellant was convicted of failing to stop after an accident resulting in property damage to others, a first-degree misdemeanor.
(¶6} And in Case Number 11 TRC 1076, appellant was convicted of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, a first-degree misdemeanor.
(¶7} In addition to other sanctions, the court sentenced appellant to two years of probation in Cases 11 CRB 2058, 11 TRD 1077, and 11 TRC 1076, and one year of probation in Case 10 TRD 2250.
(¶8} On August 13, 2012, appellant was notified of his possible probation violations for failing to comply with drug and alcohol treatment, failing to pay financial sanctions, failing to honor an "order to appear, " and failing to complete community service.
(¶9} At a September 7, 2012 hearing, appellant stipulated to violating his probation. The trial court found him guilty of violating his probation in all four cases. The court then set the matter for sentencing after ...