Commonwealth Journal

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November 30, 2007

Indictments

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The Indictment of a person by a grand jury is an accusation only and that person is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty or otherwise pleads guilty.

Chad J. Neal, 53, #322 Comfort Inn, Somerset, on or about March 29, 2007, in Pulaski County committed the offense of trafficking in a controlled substance in or near a school by selling marijuana to a confidential informant within 1,000 yards of a school.

Consuelo Sharlene Sweeney, 35, 285 Incline Road, Burnside, on or about Aug. 14, 2007, in Pulaski County committed the offenses of burglary, first degree, by entering or remaining unlawfully in a dwelling belonging to Arlie Owens with the intent to commit a crime and while effecting entry or while in the building or immediate flight therefrom was armed with a firearm; and theft by unlawful taking by taking property belonging to Owens of a value over $300.

Michael W. Couch, 26, London, Ky., on or about Feb. 21, 2007, in Pulaski County committed the offense of criminal possession of a forged instrument, second degree, by possessing forged checks-instruments in the amount of $546.72 and $660.99 drawn on Somerset National Bank of Somerset.

Mark Andrew Alban, 36, 669 Harmond Road, Somerset, on or about July 18, 2007, in Pulaski County committed the offense of burglary, second degree, by entering or remaining unlawfully in a dwelling belonging to Christopher Creech with the intent to commit a crime.

Clinton Justin Epperson, 26, 20 Beech Grove Road, Science Hill, on or about July 18, 2007, in Pulaski County committed the offenses of burglary, third degree, by entering or remaining unlawfully in a building belonging to James Pitman with the intent to commit a crime; theft by unlawful taking by taking property belonging to Pitman of a value over $300; and unlawful transaction with a minor, second degree, by knowingly inducing, assisting or causing two minors to engage in burglary of a building and theft of property belonging to Pitman of a value over $300.

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