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Kanawha grand jury issues indictments

The following people have been indicted by a Kanawha County grand jury.

An indictment is not a finding of guilt. It means only that the grand jury believes there is enough evidence of a crime to merit a jury trial.

Those charged by the grand jury will be arraigned in the Kanawha County Judicial Annex in downtown Charleston in front of the following judges at the following times:

* Judge Jennifer Bailey, 2:30 p.m. July 28

John Richard Banks, 31, of Charleston, charged with third offense domestic battery and intimidation of a witness; Jason David Bryan, 31, of Gallipolis, Ohio, charged with grand larceny; Joshua Michael Burdette, 27, of Charleston, charged with breaking and entering, conspiracy and Petit Larceny; Micah Franklin Fizer, 28, of Charleston, charged with breaking and entering, conspiracy, and petit larceny; Justin Lee Hamerick, 21, of Sissonville, charged with breaking and entering, conspiracy, and petit larceny; Charles Aaron Holtsclaw, 26, of St. Albans, charged with forgery of a credit card, fraudulent use of an access device, burglary, and petit larceny; Mark Anthony Lewis, Jr., 24, of South Charleston, charged with burglary and petit larceny; Paula Jean Harrison, 34, of South Charleston, charged with burglary and petit larceny; Steven Travis McGhee, 32, of St. Albans, charged with fleeing while DUI, fleeing causing property damage, driving on license revoked for DUI, improper registration, and no insurance;

Clinton Lee McKeever, 53, of Dunbar, charged with third offense DUI and third offense driving while license revoked for DUI; John M. Miller, 29, of Cross Lanes, charged with burglary, grand larceny, and petit Larceny; Jody Marie Rugel, 34, of St. Albans, charged with child neglect, Creating a Substantial Risk of Serious Bodily; Chase Searles, 18, of Pratt, charged with Fourth degree arson and arson of lands; Richard Turner, 28, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy, operating a clandestine drug laboratory, possession of substances to be used as precursor for the manufacture of methamphetamine, and exposure of minor to methamphetamine; Kevin Hodskins, 32, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy, operating a clandestine drug laboratory, possession of Substances to be used as Precursor for the Manufacture of Methamphetamine, and Exposure of minor to methamphetamine; Amanda Kessell, 21, of Sissonville, conspiracy, operating a clandestine drug laboratory, possession of substances to be used as precursor for the manufacture of methamphetamine, and exposure of minor to methamphetamine.

*  Judge Duke Bloom, 9:30 a.m. Tuesday

Rachel Dawn Abshire, 21, of Charleston, charged with malicious wounding; Aimee Duncan, 32, of Charleston, charged with embezzlement and computer fraud; Thomas Leo Lewis, 59, of Charleston, charged with wanton endangerment; Timothy Paul Shafer, 25, of Cross Lanes, charged with burglary and grand larceny; Cody Ray Bishop, 19, of Charleston, charged with burglary and grand larceny; Jeffrey Spangler, 38, of Elkview, charged with third degree sexual assault and third degree sexual abuse; Bret White, 53, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy, operating a clandestine drug laboratory and possession of substances to be used as precursor for the manufacture of methamphetamine.

*  Judge Tod Kaufman,

1 p.m. Tuesday

Timothy Carper, 41, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy, burglary, assault, impersonating an officer, and first-degree robbery; Robert Hively, 28, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy, burglary, assault, and impersonating an officer; Kelly Duty, 39, of Charleston, charged with child neglect, creating substantial risk of substantial bodily injury and death; Jason Gabriel Garnes, 34, of Dunbar, charged with burglary, domestic battery, and battery; Mary Harmon, 43, of Hurricane, charged with embezzlement and fraudulent scheme; Lance Hill, 29, of Charleston, charged with VUCSA; Eric Kirby, 25, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy and VUCSA; Brian Keith Martin, 42, of Miami, charged with petit larceny and fraudulent use of an access device; Roy Matthew Johnson, 20, of Marmet, charged with petit larceny and fraudulent use of an access Device; Tia Jones, 21, of Marmet, charged with petit larceny and fraudulent use of an access device; Margaret Green, 44, of Dawes, charged with petit larceny and fraudulent use of an access device;

 Jason Minner, 35, of Dunbar, charged with VUCSA; Helen Pomeroy, 56, of Hernshaw, charged with conspiracy and VUCSA; Joyce Richardson, 49, of Charleston, charged with third offense domestic battery; Bobby Gene Smith, 48, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy, operating a clandestine drug laboratory, and possession of substances to be used as precursor for the manufacture of methamphetamine; Michael Stone, 44, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy, operating a clandestine drug laboratory, and possession of substances to be used as precursor for the manufacture of methamphetamine; William Wilmoth, 35, of South Charleston, charged with conspiracy, operating a clandestine drug laboratory, and possession of substances to be used as precursor for the manufacture of methamphetamine; Charles Kenneth Woodson, Sr., 58, of Charleston, charged with burglary and malicious eounding.

*  Judge Charles King, 10 a.m. July 29

Deshawne Antonio Taylor, 18, of St. Albans, charged with conspiracy, murder, and attempted kidnapping; Garland Murray, 27, of St. Albans, charged with conspiracy, murder, and attempted kidnapping; Beth Allen Collins, 18, burglary and first-degree robbery; Zachary David Edens, 22, of Charleston, charged with burglary and grand larceny; Brandi Rose, 24, charged with burglary, grand larceny, and possession of a stolen vehicle; Kenneth England, 50, of Charleston, charged with failure to register as a sex offender; Dale Hershberger, 35, of Clendenin, charged with conspiracy, operating a clandestine drug laboratory, possession of substances to be used as precursor for the manufacture of methamphetamine, and exposure of minor to methamphetamine; Tara Hershberger, 33, of Clendenin, charged with conspiracy, operating a clandestine drug laboratory, possession of substances to be used as precursor for the manufacture of methamphetamine, and exposure of minor to methamphetamine

Leslie Ann Hutchinson, 31, of Dawes, charged with grand larceny and destruction of property; Michael Justin Loftis, 28, of Alum Creek, charged with burglary, domestic battery, and brandishing; Agnes McQuabbie, 29, of Charleston, charged with wanton endangerment; Paul Edward Medley, 40, of Charleston, charged with fraud and related activity in connection with an access device; Andrew Nomar, 18, of Chesapeake, charged with second degree sexual assault and first degree sexual abuse; Kevin Lamar Stanley, 27, of Eskdale, charged with burglary and VUCSA; David Allen Thomas, 62, of Sod, charged with conspiracy and grand larceny; Joseph Arthur Callahan, 28, of Peytona, charged with conspiracy and grand larceny.

*  Judge James Stucky, 2:30 p.m. July 27

Brent Bledsoe, 33, of Culloden, charged with fraudulent use of an access device; Kennith Andrew Campbell, 47, of Dunbar, charged with burglary and petit larceny; Michael Chesney, 22, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy and VUCSA; Jennifer Michelle Johnson, 35, of Nitro, charged with third offense shoplifting; Jamel Curtis McKelvey, 53, of Dunbar, charged with malicious wounding; Jeremy Daniel P, 19, of Cross Lanes, charged with obtaining a controlled substance by fraud; Justin Ryan Cobb, 21, of Charleston, charged with fraudulent use of an access device, and VUCSA; George Herman Thomas III, 30, of Charleston, charged with burglary and domestic battery; Monty Frank Wallace Jr., 21, of Chesapeake, charged with breaking and entering, grand larceny, possession of a stolen vehicle, fleeing, causing property damage, and fleeing on foot; Zerlinda Chiquita White, 22, of St. Albans, charged with child abuse resulting in death.

*  Judge Carrie Webster, 9 a.m. July 22

Joshua Cordwell, 28, of Charleston, charged with breaking and entering an automobile, fraudulent use of an access device, credit card forgery and identity theft; Sarah Cordwell, 30, of Marmet, charged with breaking and entering an automobile, fraudulent use of an access device, credit card forgery and identity theft; Jeremy Meeks, 33, of Charleston, charged with VUCSA; Monica Morgan, 40, of Charleston, charged with forgery and uttering, and fraudulent use of an access Device; William Reese, 38, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy and VUCSA; Norman Reese, 70, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy and VUCSA; Kendrick Scott, 35, of Charleston, charged with attempted murder, malicious wounding and violation of domestic violence protective order; Charles Walker, 49, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy, operating a clandestine drug Laboratory, and Possession of Substances to be used as Precursor for the Manufacture of methamphetamine; Dewayne Means, 47, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy, operating a clandestine drug laboratory, and possession of substances to be used as precursor for the manufacture of methamphetamine.

*  Judge Paul Zakaib, Jr., July 13, 9 a.m.

Misty Adkins, 24, of Charleston, charged with forgery and uttering; Jenee Afzal, 35, of Charleston, charged with incest and sexual abuse by a parent, guardian, custodian, and person in position of trust; Delorean Calhoun, 22, of Detroit, Mich., charged with VUCSA; Jacob Ryan Hall, 24, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy, operating a clandestine drug laboratory, and possession of substances to be used as precursor for the manufacture of methamphetamine, and exposure of minor to methamphetamine; Andrea Archer, 25, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy, operating a clandestine drug laboratory, and possession of substances to be used as precursor for the manufacture of methamphetamine, and exposure to minor of methamphetamine; Dwayne Harbison, 20, of Dunbar, charged with fraudulent use of an access device; George Hatcher, 23, of Charleston, charged with first degree robbery; Todd Woodson, 24, of Charleston, charged with first degree robbery;

Jane Hitchcock, 29, of St. Albans, charged with escape; Brandon Lively, 23, of Hurricane, charged with attempt to distribute obscene matter to a minor and attempt to use obscene matter with intent to seduce a minor; Jason Lobuts, 27, of South Charleston, charged with operating a Clandestine Drug Laboratory, and Possession of Substances to be used as Precursor for the manufacture of methamphetamine; Marshall Leray Mitchell, 27, of Charleston, charged with malicious wounding; Christopher Murvine, 20, of Charleston, charged with breaking and entering; Emma Renee Phillips, 40, of Charleston, charged with third offense shoplifting; Shannon Rogers, 32, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy and VUCSA; Lori Scarbro, 26, of Sissonville, charged with conspiracy and VUCSA; Lewis Myers, 26, of Charleston, charged with conspiracy and VUCSA; Molly Ann Sullins, 26, of Sod, charged with embezzlement and computer fraud.

 


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