Court of Appeals of Ohio, Fifth District, Richland
from the Court of Common Pleas, Case No. 2018-CR-0302
Plaintiff-Appellee JOSEPH C. SNYDER.
Defendant-Appellant RANDALL E. FRY.
William B. Hoffman, P.J. Hon. Craig R. Baldwin, J. Hon. Earle
E. Wise, Jr., J.
1} Defendant-Appellant, Durround Logan, appeals his August
23, 2018 sentence by the Court of Common Pleas of Richland
County, Ohio. Plaintiff-Appellee is state of Ohio.
AND PROCEDURAL HISTORY
2} On April 19, 2018, the Richland County Grand Jury indicted
appellant on one count of possession of deadly weapon while
under detention in violation of R.C. 2923.131, two counts of
felonious assault, each with a repeat violent offender
specification in violation of R.C. 2903.11 and 2941.149, and
one count of tampering with evidence in violation of R.C.
2921.12. Said charges arose from the stabbing of a fellow
inmate while appellant was in prison serving a life sentence.
3} On August 23, 2018, appellant pled guilty to one of the
felonious assault counts with the attendant specification.
The remaining counts were dismissed. By judgment entry filed
same date, the trial court sentenced appellant to eight years
on the felonious assault count and one year on the
specification, to be served consecutively to his life
4} Appellant filed an appeal and this matter is now before
this court for consideration. Assignment of error is as
5} "THE TRIAL COURT'S SENTENCE IN THIS CASE IS
CONTRARY BY LAW."
6} In his sole assignment of error, appellant claims his