Francis Scott Key

Taneytown man sentenced to 3 years for kidnapping, drug charges in agreement

A fourth defendant charged in the kidnapping and assault of a Taneytown man in December was sentenced as a part of a plea agreement Tuesday. Antonino Lobue II, 18, of the unit block of Bancroft Street in Taneytown, is expected to serve a combined three years of incarceration for the kidnapping as well as two additional cases. His sentence will be served at the Carroll County Detention Center. Lobue pleaded not guilty but agreed not to challenge the state's version of the facts for the kidnapping and assault of Heath Parrish, 23, Dec. 2. He was sentenced to 10 years in prison with all but 18 months suspended in the kidnapping case by Judge J. Barry Hughes. Sentences longer than...