Grand jury issues 8 open, 11 secret indictments

LISBON – The Columbiana County Common Pleas Court grand jury issued eight open indictments and 11 secret indictments on Tuesday. The secret indictments will be released as the charges are served.

A New Waterford couple are charged with nine counts each of receiving stolen property, all first-degree misdemeanors. Jessica M. Greathouse, 30, and Sherman W. Greathouse III, 34, both of Pinewood Drive, New Waterford, are accused of having a large list stolen items in their home in late February and early March.

The items include a set of walkie talkies, two cameras, headphones, a PS2 controller and jewelry belonging to Whitney Troskey. Additionally, the items include miscellaneous jewelry belonging to Nancy Kurpley, a television and Xbox 360 and controller belonging to Dick Sachs, a television and jewelry belonging to Joyce Ward and a set of blue shutters and horse decoration belonging to Christen Ellyson.

Finally, the couple reportedly had a television and remote belonging to Leslie Little; a pair of men’s Carolina boots and a Thirtyone bag belonging to Christy Wallace; a box of syringes, Nintendo DS, Ryobi saw, Ryobi driver, two Ryobi chargers and two batteries belonging to Pat Baker; and an Xbox 360 belonging to Brenda Sorgman.

Bryant M. Allen, 23, Independence Square, Wellsville, is charged with aggravated robbery for allegedly inflicting serious harm on Laddie Wallick, the owner of For Your Convenience on March 16, by beating him with a tire iron in an attempt to rob the store.

Anthony J. Williams, also known as Ace, 23, Youngstown, is charged with trafficking in drugs, possession of drugs with a forfeiture specification, having a weapon while under a disability, receiving stolen property and bribery. Williams is accused of selling less than a gram of heroin in the vicinity of a child on Nov. 7, 2013, and having less than a gram of heroin in his possession on Feb. 14, along with $481. On Feb. 14 he also reportedly had a Stallard Arms 9mm pistol in his possession, while he has a robbery conviction in Franklin County in October 2010. Additionally, it is believed the gun was obtained through a theft offense. Finally, he is accused of attempting to corrupt Lisbon patrolman Brett Grabman on Feb. 20.

Deandre M. Dozier, 23, Campbell, is charged with two counts of possession of drugs with a forfeiture specification. Court documents allege Dozier had both less than a gram of cocaine and heroin on Feb. 21, along with $981 believed intended to be used in a drug-related offense.

Roger H. Roe, 49, Milford, is charged with passing bad checks for allegedly issuing a check to R.W. Roe and Sons Construction LLC for between $7,500 and $150,000 on May 15, 2013. The charge is a fourth-degree felony.

Rowdy J. Fickes, 48, St. Clair Avenue, East Liverpool, is charged with domestic violence for allegedly harming Kim Fickes-Davis on March 5 and having three previous domestic violence convictions.

Kevin E. Kirby, 39, North Market Street, Lisbon, is charged with two counts of possession of drugs for allegedly having both oxycodone and cocaine in his possession on March 14.