Stories tagged with: Shuster

May 23, 2013 - 11:23am
1 year 13 weeks ago

The former Mayor of Stockport has been sentenced to over 100 years in prison for charges including the rape of a child. Morgan County Prosecutor Mark Howdyshell says that Michael Shane Shuster must serve 105 years before he is eligible for parole on one count of gross sexual imposition, one count of sexual battery, three counts of rape of a person under the age of 13 and three counts of rape. Howdyshell says Shuster remained stoic during Wednesday's proceedings and maintains his...

April 18, 2012 - 1:16pm
2 years 18 weeks ago

The Mayor of Stockport appeared in Morgan County Common Pleas Court on multiple sex charges. Morgan County Prosecutor Mark Howdyshell says the attorney for 38-year-old Michael Shane Shuster entered a not guilty plea at a Wednesday morning arraignment.  Shuster was indicted on 10 counts each of rape, sexual battery and gross sexual imposition. Howdyshell says the incidents involved a victim under the age of 13 and occurred between October of 2006 and January of...

March 14, 2012 - 1:55pm
2 years 23 weeks ago

The Mayor of Stockport appeared in Morgan County Court Wednesday for his initial hearing on rape charges. Morgan County Prosecutor Mark Howdyshell says Michael Shane Shuster waived his right to a preliminary hearing and his case was bound over to a Grand Jury.  Howdyshell says Shuster is facing two counts of rape.  The attorney for Shuster requested a reduction of his client’s one-million dollar bond and Judge Michael Lowe denied it.  Morgan County Sheriff Tom...

March 12, 2012 - 12:04pm
2 years 23 weeks ago

A court hearing for the Mayor of Stockport who is facing a sex charge has been delayed. Morgan County Prosecutor Mark Howdyshell says a preliminary hearing for Michael Shane Shuster was set for today at 1 p.m. but it won’t happen until Wednesday at 11 a.m. Howdyshell says the Attorney for Shuster requested a continuance due to another case. Morgan County Sheriff Tom Jenkins says last Monday his office received a report from Morgan County Children’s Services of an alleged...

March 8, 2012 - 4:20pm
2 years 24 weeks ago

The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office says the Mayor of Stockport is in custody on rape charges. Sheriff Tom Jenkins says on Monday his office received a report from Morgan County Children’s Service of an alleged rape of a juvenile. Jenkins says after an investigation 38-year-old Michael Shane Shuster was charged. Jenkins says after bond hearing Shuster was taken to the Southeastern Ohio Regional Jail. A preliminary hearing is set for next week. No other details were released.

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