Douglas Gearhart, 44, was terminated from his job as a deputy sheriff after an incident on Feb. 15 at a home he shared with his wife, Kena, and her daughters. His wife lost three teeth during an altercation at their home in Franklin Twp. where he is also alleged to have assaulted one of the daughters.
Warren County Common Pleas Judge Tim Tepe found Gearhart guilty on two counts domestic violence and one count felonious assault. Gearhart was found not guilty on a driving while intoxicated charge.