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A Defiance County grand jury has returned indictments against 21 persons, according to Defiance County Prosecutor Morris Murray’s office.

Indicted were:

• James Craig, 19, Paulding, for burglary and attempted rape, each a second-degree felony; gross sexual imposition, a fourth-degree felony; and voyeurism, a third-degree misdemeanor. Authorities allege that on May 18 he trespassed in a residence on Defiance’s Baltimore Street, spying on a female juvenile sleeping in the residence with the purpose of sexually arousing or gratifying himself. The indictment also alleges that he had sexual contact with the female juvenile and also attempted to engage in sexual conduct with her, compelling her to submit by force or threat of force.

• James Smith, 47, Lima; and Christina Molina, 39, Lima, each for engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity, a second-degree felony; and passing bad checks, a fifth-degree felony; and Ann Vorhees, 45, Lima, for engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity, a second-degree felony; and passing bad checks, a fifth-degree felony. Authorities charge that on Jan. 9 Vorhees wrote a check of more than $1,000 to Menards, knowing it would be dishonored. Authorities further allege that from Aug. 10, 2018-Feb. 9, Vorhees, Smith and Molina participated in a pattern of corrupt activity by purchasing merchandise at several different Menards stores in Ohio and Indiana with checks totaling more than $50,000 that they knew would dishonored. They then returned merchandise, received store credit and purchased additional items.

• Adam Bauer, 34, 905 1/2 Latty St., for two counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs (methamphetamine), third- and fourth-degree felonies; two counts of aggravated possession of drugs (methaphetamine), each a fifth-degree felony; and possession of a fentanyl-related compound, a fifth-degree felony.

• Eliseo Camposano, 39, Paulding, for aggravated possession of drugs (methamphetamine), a third-degree felony; and Samantha King, 28, 905 1/2 Latty St., for aggravated trafficking in drugs (methamphetamine), a fourth-degree felony.

• Julien Suydam, 22, Bryan, for improperly handling firearms in a motor vehicle, a fourth-degree felony. The charge alleges that on May 18 on Ohio 15 in Defiance County he knowingly discharged a firearm while in a motor vehicle.

• Heather Borton, 36, Fayette; and Alvin Gerkin, 36, Napoleon, each for aggravated possession of drugs (methamphetamine), a fifth-degree felony.

• Benjamin Downey, 33, Napoleon, for possession of cocaine, a fifth-degree felony.

• Brooke Emerling, 35, 1478 S. Clinton St.; Samantha Martinez, 20, 08152 Independence Road; and Derek Heckler, 19, Napoleon, each for aggravated possession of drugs (methamphetamine), a fifth-degree felony.

• Shane Goins, 33, 511 Haig St., for trafficking in cocaine, a fifth-degree felony.

• James Long, 48, Lima, for two counts of passing bad checks, each a fifth-degree felony. He allegedly wrote checks totaling more than $5,000 to a business on Ohio 66 in Defiance on Sept. 30 and Oct. 2, knowing they would be dishonored.

• Kevin Oehler, 48, address unknown, for aggravated possession of drugs (methamphetamine), a fifth-degree felony.

• Aaron Powell, 36, Defiance, for four counts of non-support of dependents, each a fifth-degree felony. Authorities allege that since November he has he failed to provide adequate support to his children under the age of 18, having had a prior conviction for the same offense.

• Jessie Rodriguez, 26, Fayette, for aggravated possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony; and resisting arrest, a second-degree misdemeanor. Authorities allege that on April 11 during his arrest in Defiance on an active Fulton County warrant he was found in possession of methamphetamine, and resisted arrest.

• Kip Wright, 27, Findlay; and Erica Hardin, 35, Findlay, each for theft, a fifth-degree felony. The charge alleges that on May 6 they stole merchandise valued at more than $1,000 from a business on Defiance’s North Clinton Street.

The above defendants are scheduled to be arraigned in Defiance County Common Pleas Court at 9 a.m. June 18.

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