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August 27, 2013

Robbery, burglary suspects indicted


Deputies located a truck matching a description provided by the second caller in the 300 block of Meadow Road and reportedly saw men moving items from the the truck into their house. 

The items included car parts in the bed of the pickup and a large amount of copper wiring, a refrigerator, a window air-conditioning unit and a speaker box near the truck. 

One of the men told a deputy that he found the items on the roadway but, after being told a witness saw them taking the items from the victim’s residence, implicated himself and the other two in the burglary and thefts, according to the sheriff’s office.


Others indicted Thursday include: 

• Richard Leroy Barth, possession of a controlled substance amounting to more than a gram and less than 4 grams. 

• Richard Leroy Barth, possession of a controlled substance amounting to less than a gram. 

• Richard Leroy Barth, possession of a controlled substance amounting to less than a gram.

• Sheila Dawn Brewer, theft of property valued at more than $1,500, less than $20,000. 

• Candas Lorraine Cook, possession of a controlled substance amounting to less than a gram. 

• Melody Bell Crowder, failure to stop and render aid involving serious bodily injury or death. 

• Timmy Dale Freeman, possession of a controlled substance amounting to less than a gram. 

• William Lewis Griffin Jr., violation of bond conditions or a protective order with more than two previous convictions. 

• Roberto Gutierrez, theft amounting to more than $1,500, less than $20,000. 

• Lori Michelle Holcomb, unauthorized use of a vehicle. 

• Cindy Danielle Lemieux, burglary of a habitation. 

• Alicia Van Misner, possession of a controlled substance amounting to less than a gram. 

• James Burt Opitz, continuous sexual abuse of a young child and indecency with a child. 

• Eric Kelvin Palmros III, driving while intoxicated, third or more offense. 

• Joel Don Pool, theft amounting to less than $1,500 with two or more previous convictions. 

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