Prosecuting Attorney Jason D. Holdren announces that the Gallia County Grand Jury met in February and returned indictments for the following individuals:

– Timber M. Goelling, age 27, of Gallipolis, Ohio, one count of Possession of Heroin, a felony of the fourth degree; one count of Trafficking in Heroin, a felony of the third degree; one count of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, a felony of the fifth degree; and one count of Aggravated Trafficking in Drugs, a felony of the fourth degree.

– Nathan S. Halley, age 32, of Crown City, Ohio, one count of Tampering with Evidence, a felony of the third degree.

– Jeffrey H. Seaman, age 44, of Mason, Ohio, one count of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, a felony of the fifth degree.

– Melinda J. Wells, age 30, of Greenfield, Ohio, one count of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, a felony of the fifth degree.

– Jessica D. Smoot, age 26, of Proctorville, Ohio, one count of Possession of Heroin, a felony of the fifth degree; and two counts of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, felonies of the fifth degree.

– Jacob D. Smiley, age 23, of Columbus, Ohio, one count of Possession of Cocaine, a felony of the fourth degree; and one count of Trafficking in Cocaine, a felony of the third degree.

– Kaveus F. Penick, age 21, of Gallipolis, Ohio, one count of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, a felony of the fifth degree.

– Aaron D. Birtcher, age 47, of New Martinsville, West Virginia, three counts of Non-Support of Dependents, felonies of the fifth degree.

– Timothy D. Bainter, Sr., age 47, of Gallipolis, Ohio, one count of Non-Support of Dependents, a felony of the fifth degree.

– Daniel F. Belcher, age 40, of Xenia, Ohio, one count of Non-Support of Dependents, a felony of the fifth degree.

– Chad E. Brown, age 37, of Pomeroy, Ohio, one count of Tampering with Evidence, a felony of the third degree.

– Ernest W. Witherspoon, age 51, of Gallipolis, Ohio, one count of Improper Handling of a Firearm in a Motor Vehicle, a felony of the fourth degree.

– Savannah C. Coleman, age 27, of Bidwell, Ohio, one count of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, a felony of the fifth degree; and one count of Trafficking in Marijuana, a felony of the fifth degree.

­- Natasha L. Hammock, age 40, of Gallipolis, Ohio, one count of Possession of Cocaine, a felony of the fifth degree.

– Steven E. Miller, age 52, of Patriot, Ohio, one count of Breaking and Entering, a felony of the fifth degree; and one count of Theft, a felony of the fifth degree.

– Jill S. Pelfrey, age 38, of Gallipolis, Ohio, one count of Tampering with Evidence, a felony of the third degree.

– Jeremy Johnson, age 35, of Crown City, Ohio, one count of Possession of Heroin, a felony of the fifth degree.

– Lona M. Simpson, age 35, of Pomeroy, Ohio, one count of Possession of Heroin, a felony of the fifth degree; and one count of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, a felony of the fifth degree.

– Kenneth M. Goody, Jr., age 38, of Gallipolis, Ohio, one count of Tampering with Evidence, a felony of the third degree.

– Lance L. Mooney, age 37, of Dayton, Ohio, one count of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, a felony of the fifth degree.

– Robert M. Waugh, age 29, of Gallipolis, Ohio, one count of Possession of Cocaine, a felony of the fifth degree; one count of Possession of Heroin, a felony of the fifth degree; and one count of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, a felony of the fifth degree.

– Daniel W. Craycraft, age 41, of Vinton, Ohio, two counts of Having Weapons While Under Disability, felonies of the third degree; one count of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, a felony of the fifth degree; and one count of Aggravated Trafficking in Drugs, a felony of the fourth degree.

– Donald L. Jacobs, age 28, of Gallipolis, Ohio, one count of Possession of Cocaine, a felony of the fifth degree.

– Tiffany L. Cordell, age 32, of Dayton, Ohio, one count of Possession of Heroin, a felony of the fifth degree; and one count of Trafficking in Heroin, a felony of the fifth degree.

– Michael L. Cook, age 48, of Dayton, Ohio, two counts of Possession of Heroin, felonies of the fifth degree; two counts of Trafficking in Heroin, felonies of the fifth degree; and two counts of Trafficking in a Counterfeit Controlled Substance, felonies of the fifth degree.

– William L. Tribble, Jr., age 24, of Oak Hill, Ohio, four counts of Breaking and Entering, felonies of the fifth degree; and three counts of Receiving Stolen Property, felonies of the fifth degree.

The cases against those indicted will proceed in the Gallia County Common Pleas Court.

All those indicted are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.