AKRON — John Lee Bishop Jr., 50, of Akron, was sentenced last week to six months in prison for failing to pay $15,100 in child support.
He pleaded to criminal non-support Aug. 28 and was sentenced by Summit County Common Pleas Judge Thomas Teodosio.Bishop owes support for one child. He was ordered to pay $132.80 a month in 2000.
He pleaded guilty to that offense and was placed on community control for five years. After violating the conditions of his probation, he was sentenced to the Oriana House Work Release Program.