Posted by Trina Edwards - email
LEBANON, OH (FOX19) - A Warren County chiropractor and another man have been convicted after a lengthy theft ring investigation in Warren County.
John Musser and Michael Ford were convicted after an investigation by the Warren County Drug Task Force and Warren County Prosecutor's Office.
Musser, who is a local chiropractor, was convicted of receiving stolen property and attempted engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity.
Ford was convicted on two counts of receiving stolen property and aggravated trafficking in drugs, a felony of the third degree.
Ford was sentenced to two years in prison; Musser's sentencing has been continued to a later date.
According to prosecutors, Musser was in possession of thousands of dollars of items including ATVs, 0-turn lawn mowers, and commercial paint sprayers. Ford, who has an extensive criminal history, admitted to being involved in the theft of items from Xenia Power Equipment.
In addition, Ford sold Percocet tablets to undercover officers.