Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

July 1, 2006

Grand jury returns 48 indictments


A Barren County grand jury recently ended its service by returning 48 total felony indictments out of 41 cases presented, according to Commonwealth’s Attorney Karen Davis.

Of all the charges heard by the grand jury, 49 were in connection with some sort of drug or alcohol activity, while 33 dealt with crimes of theft or receiving stolen property.

Seven of the charges were crimes against children and two involved flagrant nonsuppot.

An indictment is only one side of a case and does not imply guilt, only that evidence exists for trial proceedings.

The following were indicted:

•Nicholas L. Depp, 42, of Glasgow, was indicted for rape, first degree; sodomy, first degree; and unlawful imprisonment, first degree. Depp was also indicted for unlawful imprisonment, first degree; and attempted rape, first degree, for holding a Glasgow woman against her will with the intent to commit the offense of rape, and attempted to rape her through the use of forcible compulsion on July 23 and 24, 2005.

•Danny Dewayne Morgan, 18, of Glasgow, and Clifton Dewayne Chapman, 18, of Glasgow, were both indicted for burglary, first degree, two counts; theft by unlawful taking over $300, seven counts; criminal mischief, third degree, five counts; burglary, second degree, two counts; and burglary, third degree. Morgan and Chapman were also indicted for receiving stolen property — a vehicle over $300. They were also indicted for receiving stolen property — a vehicle over $300.

•Joseph Wayne Pulliam, 44, of Bowling Green, was indicted for manufacturing methamphetamine; trafficking in a controlled substance (methamphetamine), first degree; possession of drug paraphernalia, second offense; theft of motor vehicle registration plate/ decal; possession of marijuana; no operator’s license; careless driving; and persistent felony offender, first degree.

•Eldon Allen Jr., 59, of Bowling Green, was indicted for possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), first degree.

•Ronnie Johnson, 23, of Glasgow, was indicted for trafficking in a controlled substance (cocaine), first degree, second offense.

•Timothy Allen Vibbert, 30, of Smiths Grove, was indicted for rape, second degree; sodomy, second degree; and persistent felony offender, second degree.

•Rickey Sams Jr., 21, of Cave City, was indicted for rape, second degree; and sodomy, second degree.

•Brian William Thompson, 26, of Celina, Tenn., was indicted for criminal attempt manufacturing methamphetamine; possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), first degree, second offense; possession of drug paraphernalia, second offense; and persistent felony offender, second degree.

•Michael Lee Thompson, 32, of Celina, Tenn., was indicted for criminal attempt manufacturing methamphetamine; and possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), first degree.

•Je’Fraye A. Warfield, 21, of Franklin, was indicted for trafficking in a controlled substance (cocaine), first degree, first offense; unlawful transaction with a minor, first degree; and persistent felony offender, second degree.

•Robert Jason Woodcock, 34, of Glasgow, was indicted for possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), first degree; possession of drug paraphernalia, first offense; and possession of marijuana.

•Joseph Harris Caldwell, 29, and Deborah Leigh Courtney, 44, both of Glasgow, were both indicted for burglary, third degree; and theft by unlawful taking over $300.

•Thaddues L. Nichols, 18, of Park City, was indicted for burglary, third degree; criminal mischief, first degree, two counts; complicity to theft by unlawful taking over $300; theft by unlawful taking under $300; and criminal trespass, third degree.

•John Christopher Page, 39, of Glasgow, was indicted for burglary, third degree, three counts; and theft by unlawful taking over $300.

•James Thomas Webb, 52, of Bowling Green, was indicted for theft by unlawful taking over $300; and persistent felony offender, first degree.

•Jesse Dwayne Howard, 43, of Bowling Green, was indicted for theft by unlawful taking over $300; and persistent felony offender, second degree.

•Marinda Leigh Shockley, 32, of Bowling Green, was indicted for theft by unlawful taking over $300; and operating on a suspended/ revoked operator’s license.

•Betty Ballard, 44, of Glasgow, was indicted for theft by unlawful taking over $300.

•Melinda D. Houchens, 20, of Glasgow, was indicted for theft by deception over $300.

•Bradley Jewell Parker, 25, of Park City, was indicted for theft by deception over $300, two counts.

•Amy Sizemore, 22, of Glasgow, was indicted for theft by deception over $300.

•Pamela J. Newell, 51, of Glasgow, was indicted for theft of motor vehicle registration plate/ decal; and no insurance.

•James Franklin Sullivan Sr., 51, of Cave City, was indicted for fleeing or evading police, first degree, two counts; wanton endangerment, first degree, three counts; operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or other substance which impairs one’s driving ability, first offense (aggravator - refusal); disregarding a stop light; reckless driving, two counts; speeding; and improper passing.

•Leighton Carroll Sublett, 33, of Bowling Green, was indicted for wanton endangerment, first degree; fleeing or evading police, first degree; reckless driving; disregarding a stop sign; disregarding a stop light; and persistent felony offender, second degree.

•Jackie N. Grider, 40, of Glasgow, was indicted for fleeing or evading police, first degree; assault, fourth degree; resisting arrest; and escape, third degree.

•Jason Daniel Hicks, 36, of Glasgow, was indicted for criminal mischief, first degree; disorderly conduct; criminal trespass, third degree; alcohol intoxication; and persistent felony offender, second degree.

•Ronnie Lee Elmore, 30, of Glasgow, was indicted for retaliating against a witness; and persistent felony offender, first degree.

•Justin D. Elmore, 20, of Glasgow, was indicted for retaliating against a witness.

•Michael Geralds Tobin, 44, of Cave City, was indicted for operating a motor vehicle while license revoked or suspended for driving under the influence, third offense; operating motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or other substance that impairs one’s driving ability (.08 or greater), third offense; speeding; possession of open alcoholic beverage container; and persistent felony offender, second degree.

•William T. Gore, 41, of Glasgow, was indicted for possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), first degree; cultivation of marijuana less than five plants; possession of marijuana; and possession of drug paraphernalia, first offense.

•Barry E. Garrison, 43, of Scottsville, was indicted for possession of a controlled substance, first degree (methamphetamine); possession of drug paraphernalia, first offense; and prescription (controlled substance) not in original container.

•Matthew A. Vincent, 22, of Cave City, was indicted for possession of a controlled substance, first degree (methamphetamine); operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or other substance which impairs one’s driving ability, first offense; and improper equipment.

•Jerry Taylor Pedigo, 33, of Glasgow, was indicted for promoting contraband, first degree; possession of marijuana; and persistent felony offender, first degree.

•Darcie A. Peavler, 38, of New Albany, Ind., was indicted for possession of a controlled substance (cocaine), first degree; and alcohol intoxication.

•Henry Christopher Hill, 21, of Glasgow, was indicted for possession of controlled substance (cocaine), first degree.

•Benjamin J. Reed, 27, of Edmonton, was indicted for possession of drug paraphernalia, second offense; operating on a suspended/ revoked operator’s license; displaying canceled/ fictitious operator’s license; and persistent felony offender, second degree.

•Timothy C. Garmon, 22, of Glasgow, was indicted for possession of drug paraphernalia, second offense; and no operator’s license.

•Danielle Raylean Coates, 24, of Cave City, was indicted for tampering with physical evidence; and possession of drug paraphernalia, first offense.

Two individuals were indicted for the crime of flagrant nonsupport as they each had failed to obey an earlier court order to pay child support and are at least $1,000 behind in their payments. Those individuals include:

•Karen S. Gaddie, 43, of Lebanon, behind in the amount of $16,313.70 as of April 30.

•William D. Dalton Sr., 33, of Glasgow, behind in the amount of $2,200 as of May 31.

Other court news can also be viewed on the Commonwealth’s Attorney Web site at: barrenmetcalfeprosecutor.com.