VAN WERT – The following individuals appeared before Judge Martin Burchfield in Van Wert County Common Pleas Court:

Wednesday

Time waivers

Ashley Carr, 19, Van Wert, signed a time waiver in open court and requested additional time to prepare her case. Pretrial set for Nov. 6. Bond remains the same.

Alexander Chorvas, 24, Van Wert, signed a time waiver in open court and requested additional time to prepare his case. Pretrial set for Oct. 16.

Changes of plea

Chad Harter, 41, Willshire, changed his plea to guilty to felonious assault, a felony 2. The court ordered a pre-sentence investigation and set sentencing for Nov. 27.

Joshua Hawk, 42, Montpelier, Indiana, changed his plea to guilty to OVI, a felony 4. The court ordered a pre-sentence investigation and set sentencing for Nov. 13.

Michael Reichert, 36, Van Wert, changed his plea to guilty to aggravated trafficking drugs, a felony 2. The court ordered a pre-sentence investigation and set sentencing for Nov. 20.

Doniven Helm, 22, Van Wert, changed his plea to guilty to domestic violence, a misdemeanor 1. The court set sentencing for Nov. 6.

Jeremy Dunbar, 22, Van Wert, changed his plea to guilty to aggravated possession of drugs, a felony 5. He then requested, and was granted, Intervention in Lieu of Conviction and his case was stayed pending completion of his treatment program.

William Ramsey, 38, Woodburn, Indiana, changed his plea to guilty to breaking and entering, a felony 5. He then requested, and was granted, Intervention in Lieu of Conviction and his case was stayed pending completion of his treatment program.

Violations

Caleb Phillips, 19, Van Wert, admitted to violating his bond and his treatment in Lieu programs by failure to appear at appointments, consuming intoxicants, failure to complete counseling, possessing illegal drugs, failure to random test and failure to complete programs. Sentencing set for Nov. 20. Released on surety bond.