William C. Cole Mount Carmel
MOUNT CARMEL — Two defendants entered guilty pleas Wednesday and were ordered by Magisterial Judge William C. Cole to pay fines and costs.
• Jason Andrew Dillow, 35, of 436 N. Walnut St., Mount Carmel, pleaded guilty to simple assault and was ordered to pay a $500 fine plus costs and placed on one year of probation. Summary charges of harassment/stalking strikes, criminal mischief and public drunkenness.
He was charged by Patrolman Justin Stelma in relation to a Jan. 1 incident in which he got into a physical altercation with James Karstetter.
• Stanley Swatsky, 70, of 250 S. Poplar St., Apt. 14, Mount Carmel, pleaded guilty to open lewdness and was ordered to pay a $500 fine plus costs and placed on one year of probation. A misdemeanor of indecent exposure was withdrawn.
Swatsky was charged by Patrolman Kevin Katch for walking outside of his apartment building naked on Sept. 3.