By Becky Killian
A Gray man arrested in connection with the Dec. 19 armed robbery of A&B Quick Stop Market in East Bernstadt has been indicted.
Christopher R. Disney, 33, is charged with first-degree robbery, tampering with physical evidence and second-degree persistent felony offender, according to Laurel Circuit Court documents.
Disney, who wore a black ski mask and a camouflage jacket during the robbery at A&B, was recognized by an employee of Moberly’s Market who reported seeing the man. The employee said the man had acted suspiciously. After viewing the store’s video, the Laurel County Sheriff’s Department released the robber’s photo and tipsters called the department with information about his identity. Disney was then located and arrested.
A Corbin man was indicted on charges related to his purposely driving a vehicle into another vehicle in which two women rode on Nov. 5.
Court documents indicate one of the women was injured.
Michael S. McCormick Jr., 29, is charged with two counts of first-degree wanton endangerment, third-degree criminal mischief and first-degree persistent felony offender.
Also indicted was a London man on charges related to child pornography.
Court documents indicate Harold Givens, 63, faces six charges of possession of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor. Police found videos of the material on his computers.
Others indicted were:
*Jessica Meyer, 20, of East Bernstadt, flagrant non-support.
*Ricky Mills, 44, of Williamsburg, flagrant non-support.
*David Casteel, 32, of East Bernstadt, flagrant non-support.
*Rasheed Mahammad, 39, of Louisville, flagrant non-support.
*Matthew R. Robinson, 32, of London, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
*Tracy Bickers, also known as Tracey Bickers, 47, of London, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
*Jerry W. Abner, 32, of London, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance. Johnny Mills, 40, and Axie Abner, also known as Axie M. Hamilton, 32, both of London, were charged with first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance on the same indictment. Mills also faces a second charge of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
*Brandon Mays, 26, of London, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
*Jonathon Brumagen, also known as Jonathan Brumagen, 21, of London, first-degree robbery and fourth-degree assault.
*Douglas Stolzenbach, 35, of London, flagrant non-support.
*Mariah E. Beach, 21, of Corbin, theft by unlawful taking of the value of $500 or more but less than $10,000.
*Brian L. Roberts, 32, of Williamsburg, fraudulent use of a debit or credit card of $500 or more but less than $10,000 within six months and theft by unlawful taking of the value of $500 or more but less than $10,000.
*Anthony R. Sizemore, 28, of London, theft by unlawful taking of the value of $500 or more but less than $10,000, third-degree criminal mischief, possession of burglar’s tools, third-degree criminal trespass and first-degree persistent felony offender.
*Eddie Wombles, 39, of London, failure to comply with sex offender registration and first-degree persistent felony offender.
*Phillip W. Adams, 29, and Stephanie A. Adams, also known as Stephanie Priddy, 28, both of London, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance. Phillip W. Adams was also charged with second-degree persistent felony offender.
*John E. Lewis, 38, of London, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicants, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
*Dewayne Doolin, 41, of Corbin, theft by unlawful taking of the value of $500 or more but less than $10,000, theft of a motor vehicle registration decal and public intoxication.
*Kyira Y. Banks, 28, of Marietta, Ga., and Byron K. Coleman, 29, of Detroit, Mich., first- and third-degree possession of a controlled substance and possession of marijuana. Banks was also charged with speeding, driving a motor vehicle while license is revoked or suspended and operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicants.
*William McKay, 57, of Corbin, first-degree sexual abuse.
*Mercedes S. Dean, 21, of Lily, first-degree criminal abuse and second-degree assault.
*Joshua A. Hays, 30, of Keavy, Michael S. Cunigan, 24, of Annville, and Skye Stewart, 21, of McKee, manufacturing methamphetamine. Hays was also charged with operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicants, disregarding a stop sign, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana and second-degree persistent felony offender. Cunigan was also charged with second-degree persistent felony offender.
*Marty G. Napier, 33, of London, theft of identity of another without consent.
An indictment is a formal charge by a grand jury and is not a conviction or an admission of guilt.
By Becky Killian
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