Hein hears change in a plea, video arraignment


By Bethany J. Royer-DeLong - darkecountymedia.com



GREENVILLE — Darke County Common Pleas Court Judge Jonathan P. Hein heard a change in a plea and video arraignment on Tuesday.

*Jeremiah W. Besecker, 42, was originally charged with rape, a first-degree felony. The charge was amended to assault in exchange for a guilty plea.

Besecker plead guilty and will be sentenced on June 14.

*Lee F. Ware, 49, gave a not guilty plea to a burglary charge, a fourth-degree felony, via video arraignment.

Ware’s trial date is set for July 30.

By Bethany J. Royer-DeLong

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