BRYAN — A Williams County grand jury has indicted 23 individuals.

Indicted were:

• Ursula Johnson, 43, 304 Cedar St., Pioneer, for OVI, a first-degree misdemeanor; and improperly handling firearms in a motor vehicle, a fifth-degree felony. Johnson allegedly operated a vehicle while under the influence, and improperly transported a loaded Phoenix Arms .22 caliber handgun at the time.

• Austin York, 21, 102 Trevitt St., Bryan, for trespass in a habitation, a fourth-degree felony. York allegedly entered a habitation on Bryan’s Walnut Street by force, stealth or deception.

• Andrew Kendall, 39, 705 S. Beech St., Bryan, for aggravated possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony; and illegal conveyance of prohibited items onto the grounds of a detention facility, a third-degree felony. Kendall allegedly obtained, possessed or used less than a bulk amount of methamphetamine and conveyed it onto the grounds of the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio (CCNO).

• David Clemens, 53, 01834 County Road 16, Holgate, for escape, a third-degree felony; and assault, a fifth-degree felony. Clemens allegedly attempted to break out of CCNO and attempted to cause harm to the facility and an employee there.

• Sindy Eschhofen-Weston, 26, 324 E. Bryan St., Bryan, for failure to appear, a fourth-degree felony. Eschhofen-Weston allegedly failed to appear as required by the court after having been released on a personal-recognizance bond.

• Shawn Ferguson, 42, 19355 County Road 20.50, Alvordton, for failure to appear, a fourth-degree felony. Ferguson allegedly failed to appear as required by the court after having been released on a personal-recognizance bond.

• Tara Richhart, 24, 512 W. River, Antwerp, for failure to appear, a fourth-degree felony. Richhart allegedly failed to appear as required by the court after having been released on a personal-recognizance bond.

• Gavin Harrell, 18, Angola, Ind., for failure to appear, a fourth-degree felony. Harrell allegedly failed to appear as required by the court after having been released on a personal-recognizance bond.

• Mark Sanders, 40, 302 Woodville St., Edon, for failure to appear, a fourth-degree felony. Sanders allegedly failed to appear as required by the court, after having been released on a personal-recognizance bond.

• Ryan Grime, 26, 06849 U.S. 127, Bryan, for aggravated possession of drugs (methamphetamine), a fifth-degree felony.

• Jacquelyn Leupp, 41, 12548 County Road 16, Pioneer, for two counts of illegal transportation of scrap tires without a registration certificate, both unclassified felonies; forgery, a fifth-degree felony; and violation of a director’s orders governing scrap tires, an unclassified felony. Leupp allegedly transported approximately 199 scrap tires from a Pioneer business without having a registration certificate. She also allegedly displayed a false state of Michigan scrap tire transportation record and failed to remove 1,900 scrap tires from an unlicensed site in Jefferson Township.

• Gabriel Gambler, 41, 1700 E. High St., Bryan, for aggravated possession of drugs (methamphetamine), a fifth-degree felony.

• Anthony Coppler, 37, Helena, for illegal cultivation of marijuana, a second-degree felony; and endangering children, a third-degree felony. She allegedly cultivated 1,026.9 grams of marijuana in the vicinity of a school or juvenile.

• Shiana Grant, 29, 411 W. Brown Road, Montpelier, for aggravated possession of drugs (methamphetamine), a third-degree felony.

• Amanda Edwards, 33, 13837 County Road 18, West Unity, for aggravated possession of drugs (methamphetamine), a fifth-degree felony.

• Ernesto Martinez III, 19, 220 W. High St., Bryan, for two counts of gross sexual imposition, both third-degree felonies. Martinez, allegedly had sexual contact with two females, ages 6 and 7.

• Jason Zamora, 41, 134 S. Maple St., Payne, for possession of cocaine, a fifth-degree felony.

• Rachel Tingle, 20, 310 W. Jefferson St., Montpelier, for aggravated possession of drugs, third and fifth-degree felonies; and possession of cocaine, a fifth-degree felony. Tingle allegedly obtained, possessed or used less than 5 grams of cocaine, less than a bulk amount of methamphetamine and $144.23 grams of psilocyn.

Also indicted by the same grand jury on six charges was Philip Taylor, 54, Bryan, who is accused of killing several companion animals.

Details of his case appeared in the Wednesday and Thursday editions of The Crescent-News. He has entered a not guilty plea to the charges.

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