Man sentenced for corrupt activity


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

Taraious Ford, 41, of South Bend, Ind., previously pleaded guilty to engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity. On or about May 5, 2015, he participated in a pattern of corrupt activity.

He was sentenced to five years of community control, and ordered to: pay prosecution costs, including counsel fees; seek and maintain employment; pay restitution of $7,606.05 to the victim; not enter any Walmart stores; and serve 134 days in the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio, with credit for time served.

Failure to comply could result in three years in prison.

LeRoy Acevedo, 45, of Archbold previously pleaded guilty to violating a protection order. On or about April 5, 2015, he recklessly violated a protection order.

He was sentenced to eight months in prison, and ordered to pay any fees, all prosecution costs, and any court-appointed counsel fees.