Johnathon Miller

(3-2-23) Johnathon Miller (19) Van Wert was sentenced yesterday to 15 to 20 years in prison for a home invasion and assault that took place on May 9th, 2022 at 335 1/2 S. Tyler St in Van Wert.

Miller was charged with the following–

  • aggravated burglary – 1st degree felony
  • felonious assault – 2nd degree felony
  • theft – 5th degree felony
  • improper handling of a firearm in a vehicle – 4th degree felony

Two residents were at the home at the time of the invasion. The two suspects, Miller and Kaiden Gilbert (19), had a gun and seriously beat one of the victims with it.

Gilbert has also pleaded guilty to the charges and will be sentenced later this month.