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Sycamore man pleads guilty

A Sycamore man pleaded guilty to a charge during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Steve Shuff’s courtroom.

Thomas F. Mullholand, 47, entered a written negotiated plea of guilty to a charge of theft from a person in a protected class, a fourth-degree felony.

He also admitted he violated the terms of his community control, court records state.

Beechwood man pleads guilty

A Beechwood man pleaded guilty to a charge during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Steve Shuff’s courtroom.

Lekendrick D. Robinson Jr., 18, entered a written negotiated plea of guilty to a charge of theft, a fifth-degree felony, court records state.

Man admits to violating terms of community control

A Detroit man admitted he violated the terms of his community control.

Derrick R. Jones, 28, admitted the violation during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom.

Kelbley ordered him to serve the remaining 183 days of his original sentence in Seneca County Jail, court records state.

Jones had pleaded guilty to a charge of possession of cocaine, a fifth-degree felony, and was sentenced to three years of community control in 2016.

Fostoria resident indicted

A Fostoria resident was indicted by a Seneca County grand jury.

Cinnamon V. Barchus, 22, was charged with permitting drug abuse, a fifth-degree felony, court records state.

Feds confirm 507 people sick after eating McDonald’s salad

CHICAGO (AP) — Federal health officials say they’ve confirmed more than 500 cases of people who became sick with an intestinal illness after eating McDonald’s salads.

The illnesses reported earlier this year are linked to the cyclospora parasite, which can cause diarrhea, intestinal pain, nausea or fatigue. The Food and Drug Administration said Friday that 507 cases have been confirmed in 15 states and New York City.

Columbus police ID woman, officer in fatal shooting

COLUMBUS (AP) — Police in Ohio’s capital city have released the identities of a woman fatally shot inside an unmarked police vehicle and the officer who killed her.

Columbus police say 30-year veteran Andrew Mitchell was addressing prostitution complaints Thursday morning when he took 23-year-old Donna Castleberry into custody. Police say Castleberry stabbed Mitchell in the hand with a knife during an altercation inside the vehicle, prompting Mitchell to fire multiple shots.

Castleberry died at a hospital.

Mitchell was hospitalized for his wound.

A judge issued an arrest warrant for Castleberry on Tuesday when she failed to appear for sentencing on a misdemeanor soliciting charge in Franklin County Municipal Court.

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