Five people were sentenced recently in Hardin County Common Pleas Court.


According to documents from Prosecutor Brad Bailey's Office:


.Peyton William George was sentenced to a total of 8 years and 9 months in prison on two counts of felonious assault and one count each of aggravated burglary and grand theft. One count in the indictment included a firearm specification.


.Kelly J. Joseph Jr. was sentenced to a 8 months in prison on one count of escape.


The following three individuals were each placed on five years community control with conditions:


.Christopher L. Amweg on one count of possession of cocaine.


.Dennis R. McKinley Sr. on one count each of having a weapon under disability and possession of marijuana.


.Austin T. Eshelman on one count of domestic violence.


All cases were heard by Judge Scott Barrett.