Woman accused of stealing from residents at care center served with secret indictment

LISBON – A woman accused of stealing money from elderly residents of a residential care center in Lisbon was one of three people served with secret indictments issued in September by the Columbiana County Common Pleas Court grand jury.

Annette L. Sell, 47, North Third Street, Toronto, is charged a third-degree felony theft for allegedly depriving the residents account at the Vista Center of between $7,500 and $37,500 between May 1, 2012 and April 30, 2013.

In an unrelated matter, Gene B. Wright, 29, New Cumberland, W.Va., is charged with possession of drugs and illegal conveyance of a drug on the grounds of a detention facility for allegedly having heroin inside a St. Clair Township holding cell on Jan. 19.

Shawn E. Koontz, 53, Mick Road, Wellsville, is charged with three counts of possession of drugs for allegedly having Psilocyn, Hydrocodone and Diazepam in his possession on May 26.