Delta man gets drug sentence


The following individuals were sentenced recently by Judge James E. Barber in Fulton County Common Pleas Court, according to Prosecutor Scott Haselman.

Eric Soleau, 33, of Delta previously pleaded guilty to possession of heroin. On or about May 21, 2016, he possessed heroin.

He was sentenced to three years of community control, and ordered to: pay prosecution costs and counsel fees; pay a $500 fine; not consume or possess alcoholic beverages or illegal drugs; stay out of bars; successfully complete the SEARCH rehabilitation program; seek and maintain employment; and surrender his driver’s license for six months, with occupational and treatment driving privileges. His vehicle was forfeited to the State of Ohio.

Failure to comply could result in 11 months in prison.

Nathan Whitehead, 27, of Archbold, previously pleaded guilty to domestic violence and attempted trespass in a habitation when a person is present or likely to be present. On Aug. 20, 2016, he cause physical harm to a family member, then attempted to trespass in a neighbor’s home.

He was sentenced to two years of community control, and ordered to: pay prosecution costs; pay a $500 fine; have no contact with the victim; stay out of bars; not possess or consume alcohol or any illegal substance; seek and maintain employment; be assessed for alcohol/drug treatment and be successfully discharged; obtain a GED; and serve four days in the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio, with credit for time served.

Failure to comply could result in concurrent sentences of 176 days in CCNO for domestic violence and 11 months in prison for attempted trespass.