Archbold man sentenced for trafficking

Staff report

An Archbold man has been sentenced by Fulton County Common Pleas Court Judge James E. Barber for trafficking in drugs.

According to Prosecutor Scott Haselman, Brandon Rivera, 25, previously pleaded guilty to the offfense. On or about Nov. 14, 2016, he sold or offered to sell oxycodone.

Rivera was sentenced to two years of community control, and ordered to: serve 21 days at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio with HITT or work release; pay prosecution costs and counsel fees; pay $50 restitution to the Multi Area Narcotics Task Force; pay a $250 fine; not possess or consume alcoholic beverages or illegal drugs; not enter bars; successfully complete drug/alcohol aftercare recommended by A Forever Recovery; abide by an 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. curfew; and surrender his driver’s license for six months, with occupational driving privileges.

Failure to comply could result in 12 months in prison.

Staff report