George Hiotis

Z-ville Man Sentenced On Sex Charges

by George Hiotis on March 28, 2011 at 4:45 am

A Zanesville man was sentenced on sex charges Monday in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court. 68-year-old Ronald Smith was charged with three counts of sexual battery.  Judge Kelly Cottrill sentenced Smith to five years in prison and classified his as a Tier III sex offender. He will have to report to law enforcement once he is released every 90 days for the rest of his life.