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Indictments unsealed from recent drug round-up

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More indictments remain to be processed

The indictments listed below were approved by the Marion County grand jury on Dec. 7. They were then sealed until Dec. 20, when the Lebanon State Police, the Appalachia High-Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Drug Task Force, the Marion County Sheriff’s Office and the Lebanon Police Department rounded-up several individuals facing drug-related charges.
The indictments below were presented to Marion Circuit Judge Dan Kelly. The indictments reported to Circuit Judge Allan Bertram will be reported as they become available.
- Patrick Ridgeway, 25, of 106 Carden Street Apt. B in Campbellsville was indicted in seven separate indictments for first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance under four grams (seven counts) and first-degree persistent felony offender (six counts).
According to the indictment, on or about March 10, 12, 14, 16, 20 and 23 and April 12, 2012, Ridgeway trafficked in less than four grams of a Schedule I or II controlled substance, or he aided, abetted or counseled with another in said act. The indictment also reads that he was over 21 and was convicted of at least two felonies after his 18th birthday.
His bonds were set at $15,000, $5,000 and $1,500 with the conditions that he uses no alcohol or drugs.
- David A. Tucker, 32, of 343 W. Mulberry Street in Lebanon was indicted for second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance first offense (less than 20 dosage units) and second-degree persistent felony offender.
According to the indictment, on or about Jan. 31, 2012, Tucker trafficked in less than 20 dosage units of a Schedule III controlled substance, or he aided, abetted or counseled with another in said act. The indictment also reads that he was over 21 and was convicted of at least one felony after his 18th birthday.
His bond was set at $15,000 with the conditions that he uses no alcohol or drugs.
– Christopher K. Harrington, 32, of 129 Rosenwald Village in Lebanon was indicted in two separate indictments for second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance first offense (more than 10 dosage units), second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance first offense (less than 10 dosage units) and second-degree persistent felony offender (two counts).
According to the indictment, on or about March 3, 2012, Harrington trafficked in more than 20 dosage units of a Schedule III controlled substance, or he aided, abetted or counseled with another in said act. The indictment also reads that on or about Jan.  31, 2012, he trafficked in less than 20 dosage units of a Schedule III controlled substance.
The indictment also reads that he was over 21 and was convicted of at least one felony after his 18th birthday.
His bond was set at $15,000 with the conditions that he uses no alcohol or drugs.
- Ronald Lee Cowherd, 41, of 52 Maple Street Apartment #52 in Lebanon was indicted for first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance second or subsequent offense (four grams or more of cocaine) and second-degree persistent felony offender.
According to the indictment, between Dec. 7 and Dec. 16, 2011, Cowherd trafficked in four grams or more of a Schedule II narcotic, cocaine, in a series of transactions occurring within 90 days, or he aided, abetted or counseled with another in said act. The indictment also reads that he was over 21 and was convicted of at least one felony after his 18th birthday.
His bond was set at $15,000 with the conditions that he uses no alcohol or drugs.
– William C. Tate, 37, of 132 Hemlock Drive in Shepherdsville was indicted in two separate indictments for first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance first offense (10 or more dosage units) and second-degree persistent felony offender (three counts).
According to the indictment, on or about March 13, Tate trafficked in 10 or more dosage units of a Schedule II controlled substance, or he aided, abetted or counseled with another in said act.
The indictments also reads that on or about Oct. 10 and 21 and Nov. 22, 2011, Tate was over 21 and stood convicted of at least one felony after his 18th birthday.
His bond was set at $15,000 with the conditions that he uses no alcohol or drugs.
– Russell McCauley, 45, of 1255 St. Francis Raywick Road Trailer #3 in St. Francis was indicted in two separate indictments for first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (less than four grams of cocaine; two counts) second or subsequent offense and first-degree persistent felony offender (two counts).
According to the indictment, on or about Oct. 21, 2011, and Jan. 16, 2012, McCauley trafficked in less than four grams of a Schedule I controlled substance, cocaine, or he aided, abetted or counseled with another in said act.
The indictment also reads that he was over 21 and was convicted of at least two felonies after his 18th birthday.
His bond was set at $10,000 with the conditions that he uses no alcohol or drugs.
– Francis D. Hagan, 51, of 3070 N. St. Francis Road in Loretto was indicted in three separate indictments for first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance first offense (less than 10 dosage units; two counts), second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (less than 20 dosage units; three counts) and first-degree persistent felony offender (three counts).
According to the indictment, on or about July 30 and Aug. 6 and 27, 2012, Hagan trafficked in less than 10 dosage units of a Schedule II controlled substance, or he aided, abetted or counseled with another in said act. The indictment also reads that he trafficked in 20 or less dosage units of a Schedule III controlled substance.
The indictment continues to read that he was over 21 and stood convicted of at least one felony after his 18th birthday.
His bond was set at  $5,000.
– Richard A. Harrington, 44, of 555 Maple Street Apartments #36 in Lebanon was indicted in five separate indictments for first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (10 or more dosage units; two counts) and second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (20 or more dosage units; four counts).
According to the indictment, on or about March 24 and 26, 2012, Harrington trafficked in 10 or more dosage units of a Schedule I or II controlled substance, or he aided, abetted or counseled with another in said act. The indictment also reads that on or about Oct. 11 and Nov. 9 and 11, 2011, and March 9, 2012, he trafficked in 20 or more dosage units of a Schedule III controlled substance.
His bonds was set at 10 percent of $15,000 and 10 percent of $3,000 with the conditions that he uses no drugs or alcohol.
- Linda S. Williams, 64, of 459 W. Main Street, Room 110 in Lebanon was indicted for second-degree trafficking in a controlled substance first offense (20 or more dosage units).
According to the indictment, on or about Aug. 3, 2011, Williams trafficked in 20 or more dosage units of a Schedule III controlled substance, hydrocodone, or she aided, abetted or counseled with another in said act.
Her bond was set at 10 percent of $10,000 with the conditions that she uses no drugs or alcohol.
- Brandon Terrell Smith, 27, of North Street in Lebanon was indicted in two separate indictments for first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance first offense (less than four grams of cocaine; two counts).
According to the indictment, on or around July 5 and 20, 2011, Smith trafficked in less than four grams of a Schedule II controlled substance, cocaine, or he aided, abetted or counseled with another in said act.
His bond was set at 10 percent of $5,000 with the condition that he uses no alcohol or drugs.
Editor’s note: An indictment of a person by a grand jury is an accusation only, and that person is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.