Grand jury hands down indictments


By Charlotte Caldwell - [email protected]



SIDNEY — The Shelby County grand jury issued indictments for drug trafficking and possession, assault, and domestic violence, among other charges, on Thursday, Aug. 25.

Emily M. King, 26, of Pueblo, Colorado, was indicted on the aggravated possession of drugs and possessing criminal tools, both fifth-degree felonies, for having methamphetamine and a container to store it in.

Isaiah J. Fahnestock, 23, of Sidney, was indicted on assault, a fourth-degree felony, and resisting arrest, a second-degree misdemeanor, for knowingly causing physical harm to Sidney Police Officer Brad Anderson by kicking him in the arm/shoulder while under arrest.

Randy J. Bowen, 32, who is in the Shelby County Jail, was indicted on three charges of domestic violence, all fourth-degree felonies, for striking an adult female across the face, throwing her on the ground, and choking her; striking a female minor with a belt; and striking a male minor across the face.

John C. Kraus III, 32, at large, was indicted on two charges of aggravated trafficking in drugs and four charges of trafficking in drugs, fourth and fifth-degree felonies, for knowingly selling or offering to sell methamphetamine, Tramadol, and Fentanyl.

Lamone E. Upkins, 53, of Sidney, was indicted on one charge of aggravated trafficking in drugs, a third-degree felony, and four charges of trafficking in drugs, fourth and fifth-degree felonies, for knowingly selling or offering to sell cocaine, methamphetamine and Buprenorphine (Suboxone).

Bruce Upkins, 55, of Sidney, was indicted on three charges of aggravated trafficking in drugs, fourth-degree felonies, for knowingly selling or offering to sell methamphetamine.

Brett A. Copeland, 31, who is in the Richland Correctional Institute, was indicted on two charges of aggravated trafficking in drugs, both fourth-degree felonies, for knowingly selling or offering to sell methamphetamine.

Jennifer L. Steiger, 40, of Sidney, was indicted on two charges of trafficking in drugs, both fourth-degree felonies, for knowingly selling or offering to sell marijuana.

Amanda J. Koehler, 42, of Houston, was indicted on four charges of aggravated trafficking in drugs, third-degree felonies, for knowingly selling or offering to sell methamphetamine, and Synthetic Cannabinoid Pharmacaphore.

Ulysee Robinson Jr., 57, of Sidney, was indicted on aggravated trafficking in drugs, a third-degree felony, the possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony, and having weapons while under disability, a third-degree felony, for having methamphetamine packaged for resale, having cocaine, and having a .38 caliber handgun after being previously convicted of drug trafficking in the Shelby County Common Pleas Court.

Keagan S. Donaldson, 33, who is in the Grafton Correctional Institution, was indicted on aggravated trafficking in drugs, a fourth-degree felony, for knowingly selling or offering to sell methamphetamine.

Shelby L. Preslar, 26, at large, was indicted on three charges of theft, fourth and fifth-degree felonies, for stealing Discover, U.S. Bank, and Visa Freedom debit/credit cards without the owner’s consent.

Michael B. P. Osburn, 25, of Piqua, was indicted on two charges of aggravated trafficking in drugs, both third-degree felonies, for knowingly selling or offering to sell methamphetamine.

Jasmine E. Fogt, 34, of Sidney, was indicted on aggravated trafficking in drugs, a fourth-degree felony, for knowingly selling or offering to sell methamphetamine.

Cameron M. Wilkins, 28, of Sidney, was indicted on two charges of trafficking in drugs, fifth-degree felonies, and three charges of aggravated trafficking in drugs, fourth-degree felonies, for knowingly selling or offering to sell Fentanyl, methamphetamine, and Phenylcyclidine (PCP).

Christopher D. Fry, 33, of Sidney, was indicted on four charges of trafficking in drugs, fourth and fifth-degree felonies, for knowingly selling or offering to sell marijuana.

Cody A. Chrisman, 24, of Sidney, was indicted on four charges of trafficking in drugs, fourth and fifth-degree felonies, for knowingly selling or offering to sell marijuana.

Jonathan K. Johnson, 43, of Sidney, was indicted on two charges of trafficking in drugs, fifth-degree felonies, for knowingly selling or offering to sell cocaine.

Franklin L. Lee, 65, of Sidney, was indicted on three charges of trafficking in drugs, fifth-degree felonies, for knowingly selling or offering to sell cocaine.

Deshon L. J. Doll, 24, of Troy, was indicted on trafficking in drugs, a fifth-degree felony, for knowingly selling or offering to sell Fentanyl.

Jason M. Hufford, 41, of Piqua, was indicted on trafficking in drugs, a fifth-degree felony, for knowingly selling or offering to sell Fentanyl.

Amanda N. Scoggins, 33, at large, was indicted on vandalism, a fifth-degree felony, and assault, a first-degree misdemeanor, for knowingly causing $1,000 of damage to Wilson Health’s hospital equipment and for throwing health care equipment at a Wilson Health employee, which struck her and injured her arm.

Jeremy R. Myers, 45, who is in the Richland Correctional Institute, was indicted on trafficking in drugs, a fifth-degree felony, for knowingly selling or offering to sell Fentanyl.

By Charlotte Caldwell

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Reach the writer at 937-538-4824.

Reach the writer at 937-538-4824.