Archbold, OH

Man Sentenced After Shots Hit Restaurant

Adrian Cook, 21, rural Wauseon, has been sentenced to 60 days at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio after shots he fired struck the Das Essen Haus restaurant building in Pettisville.

Scott Haselman, Fulton County prosecuting attorney, said on Feb. 11, Cook discharged a firearm from his vehicle, “resulting in damage to the Das Essen Haus and a residence on Co. Rd. 16, rural Wauseon.”

A plea of guilty to charges of improperly handling firearms in a motor vehicle and discharging on or near a prohibited premises was filed on Cook’s behalf on June 4.

He was sentenced to 60 days, with work release. His vehicle was forfeited.

Cook was placed on two years of community control, ordered to pay the cost of prosecution and attorney fees, and make restitution totaling $2,293.49.

He was also ordered to stay out of the Essen Haus and stay out of bars and/or taverns. He was ordered not to possess alcohol, and abide by an 11 pm to 6 am curfew.

Failure to comply could result in an 18-month prison sentence.

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