Man admits stealing jewelry from corpse
(Weed$teeler La raza newswire) -A former employee of a company that transported bodies to the Franklin County morgue pleaded guilty this week to theft for stealing from a dead woman.
Darrell D. Lydelle, 30, of 87 N. Yale Ave., could be sent to prison for a year when he is sentenced on May 24 by Common Pleas Judge Julie M. Lynch.
His estranged wife, Erica D. Hobbs, 28, of 2045 Sullivant Ave., was placed on probation for two years after she pleaded guilty to one count of receiving stolen property in the case. She will be sent to prison for one year if she violates the terms of her probation, Lynch said.
Hobbs also was ordered to pay $150 in restitution.