The Innocence Project is fighting for another Ohio man
Lee M. Newkirk pleaded guilty to rape and sexual battery.
A former Sandusky man was sentenced to prison this week in Huron County Common Pleas Court.
Area residents punished for felony crimes.
Other area residents also sent to prison.
Norwalk man convicted of possession of heroin, tampering with evidence
Defendant was punished for violating his post-release control terms.
Willard police investigated incident that happened last August.
Shortest term was 30 days for a probation violation, to be served after an Erie County sentence.
Man convicted of Norwalk burglary was imprisoned in a separate case.
The 2018 controlled drug buys happened near the Willard Sports Complex.
Meth and cocaine dealer and robber also sent to prison in separate cases.
Former Willard residents have been ordered to complete programs in a CBCF.
Convicted drug dealer, in a separate case, also was sent to prison.