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Jesse Whitaker sentenced Tuesday

FAIRBORN, Ohio (WDTN) - The 20-year-old convicted as a juvenile in the death of three Bellbrook teens was sentenced in Dayton Municipal Court Tuesday.

Jesse Whitaker was sentenced to one-year probation and community service for an underage drinking charge in April.

Jesse Whitaker was arrested in April for underage drinking at the University of Dayton. A month before that he was arrested on an OVI offense on US 35 in Beavercreek.

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Whitaker pleaded guilty in that case and was sentenced to house arrest and three years of probation.

Tuesday's court appearance is scheduled to be a hearing before formal sentencing. Whitaker had been previously ordered to wear an alcohol monitor while out of jail.

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