A Stony Ridge man who barricaded himself inside a house after the bank had foreclosed on it was placed on probation for one year Tuesday in Perrysburg Municipal Court.
Keith Sadler, 53, pleaded no contest to criminal trespassing and obstruction of official business. Municipal Judge Dwight Osterud gave him a 90-day suspended sentence and ordered him to pay court costs.
Mr. Sadler and seven others were arrested May 7 when sheriff's deputies forced their way into the house and removed them.
The group had spent five nights barricaded inside the house to make a stand against what Mr. Sadler called a corrupt system of bank foreclosure.
All of those involved entered no-contest pleas yesterday and received one year of probation.
Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. Comments that violate these standards, or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, are subject to being removed and commenters are subject to being banned. To post comments, you must be a registered user on toledoblade.com. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.