Stryker man sentenced for OVI


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

Andrew Peters, 27, of Stryker previously pleaded guilty to operating a vehicle while intoxicated and attempted failure to comply with order or signal of a police officer. On or about May 12, 2018, while operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, Peters failed to stop his vehicle after receiving a visible and audible signal from a police officer, causing a substantial risk of serious physical harm to persons or property.

He was sentenced to five years of community control, and ordered to: serve 180 days in the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio, with credit for 19 days served and the balance suspended; pay prosecution costs and court-appointed attorney fees; pay a $900 fine; successfully complete drug/alcohol treatment through Recovery Services of Northwest Ohio and all recommended aftercare; not consume or possess alcoholic beverages in his home or vehicle; stay out of bars; comply with a 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. curfew; obtain or provide proof of a GED; surrender his driver’s license for 18 months with limited driving privileges.

Failure to comply could result in 17 months in prison.

Amber Bachelder, 37, of Delta previously pleaded guilty to grand theft. On or about Aug. 1, 2015, to Nov. 30, 2017, she stole property value at more than $7,500 but less than $150,000.

She was sentenced to five years of community control, and ordered to: serve one day in CCNO; pay prosecution costs and court-appointed attorney fees; pay $30,897.44 in restitution to Fulton County Job and Family Services; and successfully complete the court’s Cognitive Behavioral Treatment program.

Failure to comply could result in 12 months in prison.

Brandon Rivera, 28, of Archbold previously pleaded guilty to possession of heroin. On Sept. 18, 2017, he possessed heroin.

He was sentenced to three years of community control, and ordered to; pay prosecution costs; successfully complete the Drug Court Program; stay out of bars; not possess or consume alcohol; abide by a 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. curfew; and be assessed by Recovery Services of Northwest Ohio for dual diagnosis, and to successfully complete any recommended treatment. He was given credit for days served at CCNO.

Failure to comply could result in 11 months in prison.