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Lackawanna County Sentencings 1/1/2019

January 1, 2019

President Judge Michael Bar­rasse sentenced the following defendants recently in Lacka­wanna County Court:

■ Ceneca Burgess, 42, 303 N. Bromley Ave., Scranton, to one year of probation and a $200 fine for possession of drug paraphernalia and public drunkenness.

■ Tyrone Davis, 42, 1204 S. Main St., Old Forge, to 30 to 60 months in state prison, followed by three years of probation, for failing to register with state police.

Judge Vito Geruolo sentenced:

■ Brian Wyda, 34, 713 Cherry St., Scranton, to six to 15 years in state prison for aggravated assault.

■ Anthony Brown, 44, 210 S. Highland Park Ave., Scranton, to eight to 20 years in state prison for robbery.

■ Gerald Smith, 56, to 90 days of suspended probation for driving without an interlock.

■ Mark Ponce, 26, 413 E. Market St., Pottsville, to four days of time served to six months in county prison and a $1,000 fine for DUI — tier three, first offense.

■ David Bishop, 33, 1331 Main St., Browndale, to two years of probation for possession of drug paraphernalia.

■ Michael Bonitz, 36, 1021 Vine St., Avoca, to six months of court supervision, including 30 days of house arrest, and a $750 fine for DUI — tier two, second offense.

■ Amy Casey, 39, 1513 Scott St., Wilkes-Barre, to 84 days of time served to six months in county prison for possession of drug paraphernalia.

■ Mark Centeno, 27, 608 Landis St., Scranton, to 11½ to 23½ months in county prison, followed by three years of probation, for unlawful contact with a minor and distribution of obscene materials.

■ Richard Cox, 44, 1233 Birch St., Scranton, to 18 months of court supervision, followed by two months of probation, for reckless endangering another person.

■ Timothy Wild, 45, 1708 Luzerne St., Scranton, to 104 to 208 days of time served in county prison for false identification to law enforcement.

Judge Andy Jarbola sentenced:

■ Leonard Jenisky, 54, 515 Hamm Court, to six months of probation for harassment.

Judge Margaret Bisignani Moyle sentenced:

■ Melissa Cruciani, 30, 108 Woodlawn Ave., Clarks Summit, to one day of time served in county prison for disorderly conduct, criminal mischief and harassment.

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