A sentence was handed down for a Chillicothe resident this week.  Brandi Peniston, 37, was charged with two counts of felony forgery.  She was sentenced to five years in the Department of Correction for each count to run consecutively. According to court records, the court will consider her release on probation 120 days after confinement.

Peniston is also facing charges of domestic assault and trespassing.  She will appear in December for a trial setting on those counts.