Court of Appeals of Ohio, Fifth District, Richland
Criminal Appeal from the Court of Common Pleas, Case No. 2018
Plaintiff-Appellee GARY BISHOP PROSECUTING ATTORNEY JOSEPH C.
SNYDER ASSISTANT PROSECUTOR
Defendant-Appellant DARIN AVERY
JUDGES: Hon. W. Scott Gwin, P. J., Hon. John W. Wise, J.,
Hon. Earle E. Wise, Jr., J.
Appellant David Castner appeals the November 5, 2018,
decision of the Richland County Court of Common Pleas
terminating his community control and sentencing him to
twelve months in prison.
Appellee is State of Ohio.
OF THE FACTS AND CASE
The relevant facts and procedural history are as follows:
On January 25, 2018, Appellant David Castner was indicted on
one count of aggravated possession of drugs, in violation of
R.C. §2925.11, a fifth degree felony. Appellant pled
guilty to the charges.
On May 8, 2018, Appellant entered a plea of guilty.
On June 18, 2018, the trial court sentenced Appellant to two
years of community control. The court ordered the defendant
to complete "Re-Entry Court" and "V.O.A."
as conditions of his community control.
On July 9, 2018, V.O.A. terminated Appellant from its program
due to his mental health problems. As a result of his failure
to complete the program, a probation violation was filed.
On August 15, 2018, the trial court held a hearing on the
probation violation. At the hearing Appellant admitted to
violating his terms of community control by not completing
the V.O.A. program. The trial court continued the defendant
on community ...