A couple of jury trials are scheduled for this week in Henry County Common Pleas Court. 43 year old Robert Hoffman of Bascom is facing a felony-2 charge of Illegal Use of a Minor in Nudity Oriented Material, with jury selection scheduled for this morning. Then on Wednesday, 43 year old Gregory Vela of Napoleon is facing a trial in the Henry County Courthouse, on a felony-4 charge of Gross Sexual Imposition.
The Defiance County Grand Jury met last week and returned indictments after cases were presented by Morris Murray. 58 year old Jacovo Salinas of Holgate was indicted for Possession of Cocaine.
58 year old Jeffrey Rodesiler of Montgomery, Michigan was indicted for Rape and Gross Sexual Imposition. The case involves sexual assaults on a victim under the age of 10.
And 42 year old Randy Kesler of Defiance was indicted for Operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of Drugs or Alcohol. Kesler has five or more previous OVI convictions in the past 20 years.