Man pleads guilty Monday
A Tiffin man who was charged in connection to a report of a robbery in Fostoria pleaded guilty to several charges during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom Monday morning.
Evan L. True, 21, had been charged with complicity to aggravated burglary, a first-degree felony; and trafficking in marijuana and possessing criminal tools, fifth-degree felonies.
He pleaded guilty to a lesser-included offense of having weapons while under disability, a third-degree felony, and the charges of trafficking in marijuana and possessing criminal tools Monday.
The case is being referred for a pre-sentence investigation, and sentencing is set for May 7.
True agreed to forfeit $42.50 and an iPhone 6.
The joint sentence recommendation is True would serve 18 months in prison, and Seneca County Prosecutor’s Office would not oppose a motion for judicial release.
True, who would be eligible for judicial release after serving 30 days in prison, agreed to cooperate with the prosecutor’s office by providing truthful information about others charged in connection to the incident.
Tyrone L. Taylor, 20, of Tiffin, has pleaded not guilty to charges of aggravated burglary, a first-degree felony, and having weapons while under disability, a third-degree felony, court records state.
Ty M. Johnson, 18, of Fostoria, and Kyle S.M. Gavin, 19, of Findlay, have pleaded not guilty to a charge of aggravated burglary, a first-degree felony.
According to court records, Fostoria Police Department responded to a report of an aggravated robbery at 213 W. Culbertson St. A man reported people entered his residence through an unlocked door and robbed him at gunpoint.