Grand jury issues indictments


Staff Report



A Delaware County grand jury returned a number of indictments recently.

The individuals indicted Friday include:

• Kenneth L. Diamond, of Youngstown, on two counts of rape, first-degree felonies.

• Elizabeth A. Terry, 48, of Ostrander, on a charge of tampering with evidence, a third-degree felony; and breaking and entering, a fifth-degree felony.

• Larry D. Cochran Jr., 53, of Columbus, on eight counts of theft (six charges are fifth-degree felonies and two are first-degree misdemeanors); four counts of forgery, which are fifth-degree felonies; and two counts of attempted forgery, first-degree misdemeanors.

• Michael L. Cummings on a charge of breaking and entering, a fifth-degree felony; theft, a fifth-degree felony; and possessing criminal tools, a fifth-degree felony.

• Demetrius A. Caldwell of Mount Vernon, on a charge of receiving stolen property, a fifth-degree felony.

• Spencer E. Haney of 2753 Pollock Road, , on a charge of receiving stolen property, a fifth-degree felony; identity fraud, a fifth-degree felony; two counts of forgery, fifth-degree felonies; and a charge of misuse of credit cards, a first-degree misdemeanor.

• Jessica R. Warner, of Newark, on two counts of theft, fifth-degree felonies.

• Joseph A. Hannah, of Newark, on two counts of theft, fifth-degree felonies.

• Ralph P. Edwards, of Kernersville, North Carolina, on a charge of felonious assault, a second-degree felony.

• Taylor N. Sampson, of Orient, Ohio, on a charge of identity fraud, a fourth-degree felony; a charge of misuse of credit cards, a fifth-degree felony; and a charge of receiving stolen property, a fifth-degree felony.

• Brian J. Matthews, 36, of Columbus, on a charge of identity fraud, a fourth-degree felony; a charge of misuse of credit cards, a fifth-degree felony; and a charge of receiving stolen property, a fifth-degree felony.

Arraignments in Delaware County Common Pleas Court have not been scheduled.

Staff Report

Information for this story was provided by Delaware County Common Pleas Court.

Information for this story was provided by Delaware County Common Pleas Court.