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Mark E. Kuhn, Scioto County Prosecutor announced that the January term of the Scioto County Grand Jury met on April 20 and returned 18 __Public Indictments. The Defendants Indicted are charged as follows:

DONALD RAY COPLEY, JR., 34

Franklin Furnace, Ohio, was indicted on:

Failure to Appear

JOSIAH J. FORD, 30

Waverly, Ohio, was indicted on:

Vandalism

DANIEL SHAFFER, 29

Portsmouth, Ohio, was indicted on:

Aggravated Possession of Drugs

Possessing Drug Abuse Instruments

ERIC J. REILLY, 27

Wheelersburg, Ohio, was indicted on:

2 Counts of Aggravated Possession of Drugs

ELLIS W. FETTY, 33

Wheelersburg, Ohio, was indicted on:

Illegal Conveyance of Drugs of Abuse onto Grounds of a Specified Governmental Facility

2 Counts of Aggravated Possession of Drugs

Possession of Drugs

Possession of Heroin

Possessing Drug Abuse Instruments

EDWARD L. RIDEOUT, 27

Portsmouth, Ohio, was indicted on:

Possession of Drugs

Possessing Drug Abuse Instruments

DAVID B. ARTHUR, 43

Portsmouth, Ohio, was indicted on:

Resisting Arrest

Failure to Comply with an Order or Signal of a Police Officer

Aggravated Trafficking in Drugs

Aggravated Possesison of Drugs

Illegal Use or Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

MICHAEL J. KING, 44

Portsmouth, Ohio, was indicted on:

Possessing Criminal Tools

Trafficking in Heroin

Possession of Heroin

EARL PARSONS, 42

Lucasville, Ohio, was indicted on:

Aggravated Possesison of Drugs

Illegal Use or Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

JOSHUA W. CRAFT, 27

Portsmouth, Ohio, was indicted on:

Possessing Criminal Tools

2 Counts of Aggravated Possession of Drugs

Possessing Drug Abuse Instruments

KRISTA RACHELLE LOCHER, 30

West Portsmouth, Ohio, was indicted on:

Theft

Forgery

SHANE ANTHONY HUDSON, 51

Portsmouth, Ohio, was indicted on:

Violating a Protection Order

Possession of Heroin

Possessing Drug Abuse Instruments

RYAN FUGITT, 38

Portsmouth, Ohio, was indicted on:

Disorderly Conduct

Aggravated Possession of Drugs

Possession of Drugs

Possessing Drug Abuse Instruments

CLIFFORD W. WARD, 37

West Portsmouth, Ohio, was indicted on:

Illegal Conveyance of Drugs of Abuse onto Grounds of a Specified Governmental Facility

Possession of Drugs

LOREN EUTON, 52

McDermott, Ohio, was indicted on:

Burglary

MICHAEL ANTHONY HOGAN, JR., 18

Columbus, Ohio, was indicted on:

Tampering with Evidence

Trafficking in Cocaine

Possession of Cocaine

CASEY HARRY-MAURICE DRAKE, 20

Columbus, Ohio, was indicted on:

Tampering with Evidence

Trafficking in Cocaine

Possession of Cocaine

JASMINE KENYON SHOWS, 23

Columbus, Ohio, was indicted on:

Tampering with Evidence

Trafficking in Cocaine

Possession of Cocaine