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Ironton woman sentenced in burglary case

February 17, 2019

IRONTON — An Ironton woman was sentenced to 89 months in prison after pleading guilty to burglary and receiving stolen property in Lawrence County Common Pleas Court.

Breanna Boggess, 30, of the 1700 block of South 4th Street, Ironton, was sentenced in the case by Judge Christen Finley. Boggess was sentenced to six years in prison for burglary and 17 months in prison for receiving stolen property. Finley ordered the sentences to run consecutively and ordered the defendant to pay $710 in restitution.

In an unrelated case, George Followay, 33, of the 1300 block of Walnut Street, Kenova, was sentenced to 28 months in prison by Judge Andy Ballard. Followay pleaded guilty to failure to appear and possession of drugs.

In other cases:

• Charges of felonious assault, improperly discharging a firearm into a habitation, tampering with evidence and having weapons while under disability against Zachary Corn, 26, of the 1300 block of South 1st Street, Ironton, were dismissed after the victim declined to participate in the prosecution, according to Mike Gleichauf, an assistant county prosecutor.

• Patricia D. Franklin, 46, of Township Road 269, Pedro, pleaded guilty to four counts of illegal processing of drug documents. She was placed on community control sanctions for four years, was ordered to complete up to a six-month program at the STAR Community Justice Center and do 200 hours of community service.

• Crystal M. Virgin, 36¸of the 1200 block of Homer Street, Flatwoods, Kentucky, pleaded guilty to receiving stolen property, aggravated possession of heroin and aggravated possession of meth. She was placed on community control sanctions for four years, was ordered to complete the program at STAR and do 200 hours of community service.

• Brianna Black, 28, of Woodrum Lane, Huntington, pleaded innocent to trafficking in heroin. Bond was set at $3,500.

• Teresa L. Marshall, 52, of Township Road 208, Ironton, pleaded innocent to possession of heroin and operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs. She was released on a $15,000 signature bond.

• David M. Borders II, 37, of the 600 block of North 4th Street, Ironton, pleaded innocent to possession of meth. She was released on a $15,000 signature bond.

• Eugene Likens, 34, of Holiday Lane, Proctorville, rejected a plea offer that would send him to prison for four years. He faces up to 15 years in prison for escape, tampering with evidence, vandalism, trafficking in heroin, trafficking in cocaine and trafficking in drugs. The case was set for trial March 11.