March 2019: More than 80 indicted in Tazewell County

(WVVA) More than 80 people have been indicted by the latest grand jury in Tazewell County.

The grand jury met on March 12 and returned a total of 122 indictments for a total of 120 counts. Thirty-four indictments remain sealed pending arrests.

Charges include abduction, bribery of officer/public official, burglary, child endangerment, fraud, forgery, malicious wounding, strangulation, and torture of a dog/cat causing death.

See indictment list below:

TAZEWELL COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT
GRAND JURY
MARCH 12, 2019

Defendant : Addair, Brian Edward
Age: 34
North Tazewell, VA

Charges : 1 Statutory Burglary
2 Possess Firearm by a Convicted Felon – Violent
3 Larceny of a Firearm

Defendant : Addison, Brandon Jerome
Age: 37
Cedar Bluff, VA

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
2 Possess Schedule IV Drug
3 Possess Controlled Paraphernalia (Misdemeanor)

Defendant : Asbury, Lace Med
Age: 52
Bland, VA

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
2 Possess Controlled Paraphernalia (Misdemeanor)

Defendant : Barnett, Jeffrey Thomas
Age: 41
Cedar Bluff, VA

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense

Defendant : Barton, Blake Allen
Age: 19
Newhall, WV

Charges : 1 Bribery of Officer/Candidate/Public Official
2 Submit False Evidence of Insurance
3 Fictitious Registration, Title, License Plate, Etc.
4 Drive without Operators License

Defendant : Beavers, Garett Roland
Age: 35
Bandy, VA

Charges : 1 Concealment > $200
2 Petit Larceny
3 Destruction of Property < $1000 (Misdemeanor)
4 Petit Larceny
5 Destruction of Property < $1000 (Misdemeanor)
6 Petit Larceny
7 Destruction of Property < $1000 (Misdemeanor)
8 Conspiracy
9 Concealment > $200
10 Concealment (Misdemeanor)
11 Destruction of Property < $1000 (Misdemeanor)
12 Concealment (Misdemeanor)
13 Destruction of Property < $1000 (Misdemeanor)
14 Conspiracy
15 Credit Card Theft
16 Credit Card Fraud
17 Use Identifying Information to Defraud
18 Receive Goods from Credit Card Fraud >$500.00

Defendant : Bishop, Charles Joseph
Age: 41
Peterstown, WV

Charges : 1 Larceny, Third or Subsequent Offense
2 Larceny, Third or Subsequent Offense

Defendant : Blankenship, Jonathan Eddie
Age: 19
Bramwell, WV

Charges : 1 Forgery
2 Uttering a Forged Check

Defendant : Bolen, Adolphus Lee
Age: 41
Galax, VA

Charges : 1 Conspiracy
2 Statutory Burglary of Building w/i Larceny
3 Grand Larceny
4 Wounding – Malicious

Defendant : Boyd, Amanda Jean
Age: 26
Raven, VA

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense

Defendant : Brown, Joshua Blake
Age: 28
Richlands, VA

Charges : 1 Abduction
2 Assault and Battery Against a Family Member

Defendant : Brown, Theresa Jean
Age: 54
Doran, VA

Charges : 1 Assault/Battery of Law Enforcement Officer
2 Resisting Lawful Arrest (Misdemeanor)

Defendant : Bunch, Michael Allen
Age: 29
Bluefield, WV

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense
2 Possess Controlled Paraphernalia (Misdemeanor)
3 Trespass (misdemeanor)

Defendant : Bunch, Michael Allen
Age: 29
Bluefield, WV

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense
2 Obtaining Money By False Pretense (Misdemeanor)
3 Trespass (misdemeanor)
4 Possess Schedule IV Drug
5 Possess Controlled Paraphernalia (Misdemeanor)
6 Trespass (misdemeanor)

Defendant : Carpenter, Jessie William
Age: 36
Bluefield, WV

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug

Defendant : Casey, James Matthew
Age: 42
Raven, VA

Charges : 1 Strangulation of Another
2 Assault and Battery Against a Family Member
3 Assault and Battery Against a Family Member
4 Assault and Battery Against a Family Member
5 Assault/Battery of Law Enforcement Officer
6 Assault/Battery of Law Enforcement Officer
7 Assault/Battery of Law Enforcement Officer
8 Damage Telephone Line or Intercept Message

Defendant : Cole, Byron Anthony
Age: 25
Bluefield, VA

Charges : 1 Child Endangerment

Defendant : Collins, John Lever
Age: 52
Saltville, VA

Charges : 1 Sell/Give Firearm to Designated Felon

Defendant : Cox, Kimberly Jane
Age: 52
Tazewell, VA

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense
2 Contributing to Delinquency of a Minor

Defendant : Davis, Charles Gary
Age: 59
Bandy, VA

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
2 Marijuana Possession – 1st Offense

Defendant : Deel, Brandon James
Age: 28
Raven, VA

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
2 Marijuana Possession – 1st Offense

Defendant : Delariva, Rodolfo Anthony
Age: 29
Richlands, VA

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
2 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
3 Possess Controlled Paraphernalia (Misdemeanor)

Defendant : Dixon, Thomas Mark
Age: 51
Branwell, WV

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
2 Possess Controlled Paraphernalia (Misdemeanor)
3 Failure to Appear

Defendant : Dowdy, Rodney Alan
Age: 43
Pounding Mill, VA

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug

Defendant : Durham, Thomas Jackson
Age: 46
Bandy, VA

Charges : 1 Possession of Two or More Substances to Manufacture Methamphetamine
2 Distribution/Manufacturing/PWID a Schedule I or II Controlled Substance (Sale for Profit)
3 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
4 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
5 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
6 Child Cruelty/Neglect/Abuse
7 Possess Controlled Paraphernalia (Misdemeanor)

Defendant : Dye, Harold Edward
Age: 44
Raven, VA

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
2 Public Intoxication/Profane Language

Defendant : Eldridge, Jason Scott
Age: 35
Bluefield, VA

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense

Defendant : Ewing, Tammy Michelle
Age: 47
Bluefield, WV

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense

Defendant : Farmer, Shannon Lynn
Age: 28
Bland, VA

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
2 Possess Controlled Paraphernalia (Misdemeanor)

Defendant : Flanary, Bill Anthony
Age: 52
Pounding Mill, VA

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
2 Possess Controlled Paraphernalia (Misdemeanor)

Defendant : Garrett, Milton Edward
Age: 45
Bristol, VA

Charges : 1 Firearm – Falsify Consent Form

Defendant : Gehringer, Fritz Marshall
Age: 42
Cedar Bluff, VA

Charges : 1 Conspiracy to Sell or Distribute a Schedule I or II Controlled Substance
2 Distribution/Manufacturing/PWID a Schedule I or II Controlled Substance (Sale for Profit)
3 Conspiracy to Sell or Distribute a Schedule I or II Controlled Substance
4 Distribution/Manufacturing/PWID a Schedule I or II Controlled Substance (Sale for Profit)
5 Conspiracy to Sell or Distribute a Schedule I or II Controlled Substance
6 Distribution/Manufacturing/PWID a Schedule I or II Controlled Substance (Sale for Profit)
7 Conspiracy to Sell or Distribute a Schedule I or II Controlled Substance
8 Distribution/Manufacturing/PWID a Schedule I or II Controlled Substance (Sale for Profit)
9 Sell/Distribute, PWID, etc. Schedule VI drug
10 Sell/Distribute, PWID, etc. Schedule VI drug

Defendant : Gobble, Michael Leroy
Age: 53
Saltville, VA

Charges : 1 Firearm – Possess/Transport/Conceal – Convicted Felon
2 Take Game/Fish During Closed Season
3 Fish, Hunt, or Trap without License
4 Fish, Hunt, or Trap without License

Defendant : Graham, Ernest Melvin
Age: 51
Bluefield, VA

Charges : 1 Possession of a Firearm by a Non-Violent Convicted Felon >10 years

Defendant : Hankins, Eddie Matthew
Age: 43
Tazewell, VA

Charges : 1 Driving while a Habitual Offender (subsequent offense)
2 20 MPH or More Over Speed Limit

Defendant : Hatfield, Glenna Darlene
Age: 64
Bluefield, WV

Charges : 1 Credit Card Theft
2 Credit Card Fraud
3 Receive Goods from Credit Card Fraud >$500.00

Defendant : Hatfield, Shawn Michael
Age: 26
Bluefield, VA

Charges : 1 Abduction
2 Assault and Battery

Defendant : Hilbert, Joshua Robert
Age: 35
North Tazewell, VA

Charges : 1 Discharge Firearm or Missiles in/at Occupied Building – Maliciously
2 Public Intoxication/Profane Language
3 Firearm – Reckless Handling

Defendant : Hill, Bryon Lee
Age: 34
Pounding Mill, VA

Charges : 1 Firearm – Falsify Consent Form

Defendant : Honaker, Russell Lee
Age: 45
North Tazewell, VA

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug

Defendant : Horne, Henry Allen
Age: 49
North Tazewell, VA

Charges : 1 Indecent Liberties – Custodial

Defendant : Hudgins, Tracy Wayne
Age: 40
Rock, WV

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense

Defendant : Hurley, Charles Isaac
Age: 35
Raven, VA

Charges : 1 Fail To Register as Sex Offender (Violent) Sub. Offense
2 Fail To Register as Sex Offender (Violent) Sub. Offense
3 Fail To Register as Sex Offender (Violent) Sub. Offense

Defendant : Hurt, Nathaniel Lee
Age: 39
Bluefield, VA

Charges : 1 Torture/Mutilate Dog Or Cat Causing Death

Defendant : Hutchins, Hugh O’Brian
Age: 53
Richlands, VA

Charges : 1 Strangulation of Another
2 Assault and Battery

Defendant : Jones, Joshua Heath Lane
Age: 29
Richlands, VA

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
2 Possess Controlled Paraphernalia (Misdemeanor)

Defendant : Ketchum, Eldgie D.
Age: 34
North Tazewell, VA

Charges : 1 Threaten by Letter Communication
2 Threaten by Letter Communication
3 Telephone Calls – Obscene/Threatening
4 Violation of Protective Order (General)
5 Violation of Protective Order (General)

Defendant : Lambert, David Alex
Age: 48
Richlands, VA

Charges : 1 Destruction of Property – >/= $1000
2 Hit & Run Property Damage Unattended Over $250
3 Driving While Intoxicated
4 Refusal of Blood/Breath Test-1st Offense

Defendant : Lester, Amanda Brooke
Age: 36
Richlands, VA

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense
2 Concealment – 3rd offense

Defendant : Lester, Kenny Ray
Age: 34
Tazewell, VA

Charges : 1 Child Endangerment

Defendant : Lusk, Sabrina Dawn
Age: 40
Bluefield, VA

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense

Defendant : McGuire, Katherine Ann
Age: 49
North Tazewell, VA

Charges : 1 Grand Larceny

Defendant : Messer, Jessica Leann
Age: 32
Cedar Bluff, VA

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense
2 Concealment – 3rd offense

Defendant : Miller, Crystal Gayle
Age: 40
Richlands, VA

Charges : 1 Grand Larceny

Defendant : Miller, Scotty Eugene
Age: 29
Richlands, VA

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense
2 Trespass (misdemeanor)

Defendant : Moore, Elizabeth Laura Ann
Age: 31
Cedar Bluff, VA

Charges : 1 Possession w/ Intent to Distribute Schedule I or II Controlled Substance
2 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
3 Possess Controlled Paraphernalia (Misdemeanor)
4 Marijuana Possession – 1st Offense

Defendant : Moore, Ryan Wayne
Age: 31
Cedar Bluff, VA

Charges : 1 Possession w/ Intent to Distribute Schedule I or II Controlled Substance
2 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
3 Sell, Distribute, PWID etc. a Schedule III Drug
4 Possess Schedule VI Drug
5 Possess Controlled Paraphernalia (Misdemeanor)

Defendant : Mullins, Fredrick Leroy
Age: 58
Tazewell, VA

Charges : 1 Conspiracy to Manufacture Marijuana
2 Marijuana – Manufacture Not for Personal Use
3 Marijuana Possession – 1st Offense

Defendant : Mullins, Regina Gail
Age: 44
Tazewell, VA

Charges : 1 Conspiracy to Manufacture Marijuana
2 Marijuana – Manufacture Not for Personal Use
3 Marijuana Possession – 1st Offense

Defendant : New, Jo Ellen
Age: 64
Princeton, WV

Charges : 1 Concealment > $200
2 Concealment > $200 (Attempt)
3 Petit Larceny (2nd offense)
4 Enter Vehicle with intent to Commit Mischief
5 Concealment (Misdemeanor)
6 Concealment (Misdemeanor)

Defendant : Pendergrass, David Wayne
Age: 38
Raven, VA

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug

Defendant : Perry, Charles Lee
Age: 23
Bluefield, WV

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
2 Drive Suspended Operators License (1st offense)
3 Driving While Intoxicated

Defendant : Porter, George Edward
Age: 32
Bluefield, VA

Charges : 1 Child Endangerment
2 Public Intoxication/Profane Language

Defendant : Quesenberry, Dottie Mae
Age: 39
Davy, WV

Charges : 1 Conspiracy
2 Grand Larceny
3 Conspiracy
4 Grand Larceny
5 Conspiracy
6 Grand Larceny

Defendant : Rankin, William Henry
Age: 34
Honaker, VA

Charges : 1
2
3 Eluding Police-Endangerment
Reckless Driving-Endanger Life/Limb
Concealed Weapon
4 Reckless Driving-Endanger Life/Limb

Defendant : Reedy, Jamie Michelle
Age: 35
Tazewell, VA

Charges : 1 Conspiracy to Manufacture Marijuana
2 Marijuana – Manufacture Not for Personal Use
3 Marijuana Possession – 1st Offense

Defendant : Rose, Amber Nicole
Age: 29
Princeton, WV

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense
2 Larceny, Third – Obtain by False Pretenses
3 Trespass (misdemeanor)

Defendant : Small, David Michael
Age: 39
Princeton, WV

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense

Defendant : Smith, Jason Wayne
Age: 44
North Tazewell, VA

Charges : 1 Wounding – Malicious

Defendant : Sutton, Mark Andrew
Age: 44
Bluefield, WV

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
2 Marijuana Possession – 1st Offense

Defendant : Sweeney, Jerry Dean
Age: 42
Big Stone Gap, VA

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug
2 Possess Controlled Paraphernalia (Misdemeanor)
3 Marijuana Possession – 1st Offense
4 Driving While Intoxicated

Defendant : Townes, Wesley Lithian
Age: 26
Beckley, WV

Charges : 1 Concealment > $200

Defendant : Trigg, Raymond Michael
Age: 41
Bluefield, WV

Charges : 1 Grand Larceny from the Person
2 Drive Suspended Operators License (1st offense)

Defendant : Upchurch, Shona Lasha
Age: 28
Bland, VA

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense
2 Possess Controlled Paraphernalia (Misdemeanor)

Defendant : Vandyke, Brett Anthony
Age: 33
Richlands, VA

Charges : 1 Conspiracy
2 Statutory Burglary of Building w/i Rape/Rob/Murder/Arson
3 Conspiracy
4 Robbery
5 Conspiracy
6 Abduction
7 Conspiracy
8 Grand Larceny
9 Damage Telephone Line, etc. to Prevent Summoning Law Enforcement

Defendant : Walker, Charles Davis
Age: 54
Oakvale, WV

Charges : 1 Possess Schedule I or II Drug

Defendant : Walker, Marcus Deon
Age: 33
Princeton, WV

Charges : 1 Concealment – 3rd offense

Defendant : Warburton, Ariel Lillian
Age: 28
Bluefield, WV

Charges : 1 Forgery
2 Uttering a Forged Check
3 Obtaining Money By False Pretense (Misdemeanor)
4 Obtain Identifying Info w/i to Defraud
5 Forgery
6 Uttering a Forged Check
7 Obtaining Money By False Pretense (Misdemeanor)
8 Obtain Identifying Info w/i to Defraud
9 Forgery
10 Uttering a Forged Check
11 Obtaining Money By False Pretense (Misdemeanor)
12 Obtain Identifying Info w/i to Defraud

Defendant : Whitaker, James Curtis
Age: 34
Richlands, VA

Charges : 1 Statutory Burglary
2 Petit Larceny

Defendant : Witten, Dustin Lee
Age: 22
Tazewell, VA

Charges : 1 Wounding – Malicious
2 Strangulation of Another

Defendant : Woods, Ashley Dawn
Age: 28
Union, WV

Charges : 1 Eluding Police – Endangerment
2 Reckless Driving-Endanger Life/Limb

Defendant : Wright, Erania Lynn
Age: 40
Bluefield, WV

Charges : 1 Abduction
2 Assault and Battery

Defendant : Yates, Amanda Danielle
Age: 39
Bandy, VA

Charges : 1 Conspiracy
2 Concealment > $200
3 Concealment (Misdemeanor)
4 Concealment (Misdemeanor)
5 Conspiracy
6 Credit Card Theft
7 Credit Card Fraud
8 Use Identifying Information to Defraud
9 Receive Goods from Credit Card Fraud >$500.00

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