Napoleon man sentenced for forgery


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

Michael P. Prystash Jr., 45, of Napoleon previously pleaded guilty to one count of theft and four counts of forgery. On or about March 15-22, 2018, he stole and forged blank checks.

He was sentenced to four years of community control, and ordered to: be held in the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio until a bed is available at the SEARCH program in Bowling Green; pay prosecution costs and court-appointed attorney fees; successfully complete the SEARCH program; be assessed for MAT treatment and dual diagnosis treatment at Recovery Services of Northwest Ohio, and successfully complete any recommended treatment; not consume or possess alcohol or illegal drugs in his home or vehicle; stay out of bars; and abide by an 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. curfew.

Failure to comply could result in 50 months in prison.

Zackary S. Tressler, 33, of Delta was convicted of telecommunications harassment. On or about Feb. 19, 2018, he made a telecommunication to a person who had previously told him not to make any telecommunications to that person.

He was sentenced to three years of community control, and ordered to: serve 14 days in CCNO, with credit for time served and an additional 60 days on a Transdermal Alcohol Detector monitor; attend three Alcoholics Anonymous meetings per week and provide written proof to his probation officer; pay prosecution costs; be assessed for dual diagnosis treatment and successfully complete any recommended treatment and aftercare; not consume or possess alcohol in his home or vehicle; stay out of bars; and abide by an 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. curfew.

Failure to comply could result in 11 months in prison.