Some news from Defiance Common Pleas Court…
38 year old Earl Miller pleaded guilty to contributing to the unruliness or delinquency of a child. He was placed on non-reporting probation for three years and ordered to have no contact with female juveniles (with one exception) without permission of his supervising officer. A grand jury indictment against Miller for two counts of sexual battery alleging coerced sexual conduct with a 16-year-old girl, was dismissed.
24 year old Nathan Dobbelaere pleaded not guilty to trespass in a habitation. A pretrial hearing in his case has been scheduled for Jan. 7th.
26 year old Jason Gonzales pleaded not guilty to illegal assembly or possession of chemicals for the manufacture of drugs. A pretrial hearing was scheduled for Jan. 14th.
31 year old Branden Johnson pleaded not guilty to domestic violence. A pretrial hearing was scheduled for Jan. 7th in his case.