A Williams County grand jury met last week and returned indictments against 27 individuals, including former Montpelier Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Susan J. Gearhart (see related story on Page A1).

According to a news release issued Monday by the county prosecutor’s office, others indicted include:

• Clinton E. Oberlin, 37, Bryan, on one count of aggravated possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony. Authorities allege that on Dec. 29, 2019, he possessed methamphetamine.

• Jerome R. Clark, 41, Bryan, on two counts of aggravated possession of drugs, one second-degree felony and one fifth-degree felony, and one count of aggravated trafficking in drugs, a second-degree felony. Authorities allege that on Sept. 4, and Dec. 21, 2019, he possessed methamphetamine, including, in the December incident, some that was prepared for distribution.

• Nicholas Kittle, 20, Bryan, Dakota S. Williams, 21, Edgerton, and Tianna Renfrow, 18, Edgerton, each on two counts of breaking and entering, fifth-degree felonies, and theft, one fifth-degree felony and one first-degree misdemeanor. Authorities allege that on Oct. 27, 2019, they trespassed in an unoccupied structure on County Road A in St. Joseph Township and stole $1,091.99 worth of property or services. It is further alleged that on Oct. 28, 2019, they trespassed in an unoccupied structure in the 200 block of North Michigan Avenue, Edgerton, and stole a motorcycle trailer worth $750.

• David L. Allen, 59, Montpelier, on one count of theft from a person in a protected class, a third-degree felony. Authorities allege that on June 8, 2019, he stole $14,600 from an elderly Bryan woman.

• Ryan D. Bagley, 45, Bryan, on one count each of violating a protection order, a third-degree felony, and trespass in a habitation, a fourth-degree felony. Authorities allege that on Jan. 13, he trespassed at the home of a person protected by a court order in the 700 block of West High Street.

• Cynthia A. Sack, 50, no permanent address, on one count of assault, a fourth-degree felony. Authorities allege that on Jan. 30, she caused or attempted to cause physical harm to a Bryan police officer.

• Luke A. Daenens, 21, Defiance, on one count each of aggravated possession of drugs and illegal conveyance of prohibited items on the grounds of a detention facility, both third-degree felonies. Authorities allege that on Dec. 17, 2019, he possessed methamphetamine and conveyed it onto the grounds of the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio.

• Samuel Palacios, 39, Stryker, on one count of failure to notify change of address, a third-degree felony. Authorities allege that on Feb. 5, he failed to provide written notice at least 20 days prior to changing the address of his residence, having previously been convicted of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor in a 2010 Defiance County Common Pleas Court case.

• Christopher K. Panos, 34, Oregon, Ohio, on one count of harassment by inmate, a fifth-degree felony. Authorities allege that on Jan. 1, while incarcerated at CCNO, he expelled urine on a corrections officer.

• Christian Malzahn, 23, no permanent address, on one count of theft, a fifth-degree felony. Authorities allege that on Jan. 20, he stole a motor vehicle identification license plate from two Edgerton residents. Also indicted in the case were Kaleigh M. Fletcher, 20, and Barry R. McDonnell, 22, both of no permanent address, both on one count of complicity to theft, a fifth-degree felony. Authorities allege they aided and abetted Malzahn in the theft.

• Joshua L. Meyer, 26, Defiance, on one count of failure to comply with order or signal of a police officer, a third-degree felony. Authorities allege that on Jan. 5, he willfully eluded or fled police after receiving a visible or audible signal to bring his vehicle to a stop, creating a substantial risk of serious physical harm to persons or property.

• Gary L. Wheeler, 46, no permanent address, on one count each of corrupting another with drugs, a second-degree felony, and possession of heroin, a fifth-degree felony. Authorities allege that on Feb. 3, 2019, he furnished heroin to another individual; and on Nov. 1, 2019, he possessed heroin.

• Roland Carnes, 26, Toledo, on two counts of assault, both fifth-degree felonies. Authorities allege that on Dec. 20, 2019, he caused or attempted to cause physical harm to two corrections officers at CCNO while he was incarcerated there.

• Jeremiah D. Lowe, 37, Fort Wayne, Indiana, on one count of theft from a person in a protected class, a fourth-degree felony. Authorities allege that between July 25 and Aug. 4, 2019, he stole $6,455 from an elderly Edgerton woman.

• Tabitha M. Christlieb, 32, Bryan, on one count each of having weapons while under disability, a third-degree felony, aggravated possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony, and grand theft of a motor vehicle, a fourth-degree felony. Authorities allege that on Aug. 24, 2019, she illegally obtained or exerted control of a 2015 Ford Explorer, possessed methamphetamine and possessed a .380 Taurus, having previously been convicted of aggravated possession of drugs in a 2017 Williams County Common Pleas Court case.

• Michael A. Rockey, 25, Montpelier, on one count of domestic violence, a fourth-degree felony. Authorities allege that on Jan. 16, he caused or attempted to cause physical harm to a family or household member, having previously been convicted of domestic violence in a 2017 Whitley County (Indiana) Superior Court case.

• Bobby R. Perez, 42, Columbus, on one count of possession of cocaine, a fifth-degree felony. Authorities allege that he possessed the drug on Dec. 21, 2019.

• Timothy K. Hanna, age unavailable, of Ney, on one count each of trespass in a habitation and disrupting public services, both fourth-degree felonies. Authorities allege that on Feb. 8, he trespassed in a home in the 800 block of East Mulberry Street, Bryan, and prevented a woman from calling 911 from a mobile phone.

• Crystal L. Shamplo, 33, Edon, on one count of assault, a fourth-degree felony. Authorities allege that on Feb. 1, she caused or attempted to cause harm to a Bryan police officer.

• William A. Bible Jr., 47, Montpelier, on one count of failure to appear, a fourth-degree felony. Authorities allege that on Jan. 16, he failed to appear in Williams County Common Pleas Court in connection with a felony charge.

• Calyton J. Grim, 28, Bryan, on one count of aggravated possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony. Authorities allege that on July 22, 2019, he possessed methamphetamine.

• Ray M. Bible, 54, Pioneer, on one count of aggravated possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony. Authorities allege that on July 31, he possessed methamphetamine.

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