By Becky Killian, Editor
A Williamsburg woman has been indicted by a Whitley County Grand Jury on two charges of assault in connection with the August stabbings of two men, according to Whitley Circuit Court documents.
Teresa G. Sharp, 44, faces two counts of first-degree assault and a third charge of being a persistent felony offender.
Sharp was arrested after the Aug. 26 stabbings, which happened at a home on White Oak Road in Whitley County.
Kentucky State Police Trooper Tony Dingess responded to a 911 call and, when he arrived at the home, he found the two men who had been stabbed during a dispute.
The men were taken to the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville for treatment. It was initially thought that drugs and alcohol may have played a role in the incident, state police said.
In another indictment, Victor Edwards, 70, of Williamsburg, is charged with two counts of first-degree sexual abuse for subjecting another adult man to sexual contact through the use of force.
An Ohio man, Darren Maloy, 42, of Miamisburg, is charged with second-degree assault for injuring a woman by dragging her with his truck, and second-degree unlawful imprisonment for restraining the woman.
David W.C. Robinson, 50, of Corbin, was indicted for second-degree assault for dragging another man with his pickup truck, causing the man serious injury.
Others indicted were:
— Barry W. Welborn, 31, of Corbin, John C. Jones, 37, of London, and Lori N.Welborn, 32, of Corbin, were each indicted for manufacturing methamphetamine and first-degree possession of a controlled substance. Jones faces a third charge of unlawful possession of a methamphetamine precursor.
— Cody W. Hill, 20, and Devin Jones, 20, both of Williamsburg, were charged with second-degree burglary and possession of burglar’s tools.
— Elizabeth Bunch, 34, of Barbourville, charged with first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance and third-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.
— Jerry R. Thornton Jr., 39, of Tackett Creek Road, charged with eight counts of obtaining a controlled substance by fraud by not telling the five doctors he was seeing that he was obtaining prescriptions from other doctors.
— Bryan A. Rose, 42, of Williamsburg, five counts of obtaining a controlled substance by fraud by not telling the three doctors he was seeing that he was obtaining prescriptions from other doctors and for being a first-degree persistent felony offender related to two other convictions for attempting to obtain a controlled substance by fraud and for first-degree burglary.
— Robert McFadden, 35, of London, first-degree possession of a controlled substance.
— Charles Elliott, 23, of Corbin, first-degree possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.
— Jonathan Siler, 26, of Rockholds, unlawful possession of a methamphetamine precursor.
— James Wagers, 42,of Lily, first-degree possession of a controlled substance.
— Brandon Petrey, 29, of Williamsburg, first-degree criminal mischief, receiving stolen property worth more than $10,000, first-degree fleeing or evading police, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence, operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license and for being a second-degree persistent felony offender.
— Wayne C. Marcus, 32, of Corbin, third-degree burglary, theft by unlawful taking over $500 but less than $10,000, first-degree fleeing or evading police, third-degree assault for fighting with a state police trooper, and second-degree criminal mischief related to a theft from Canada Town Market.
— Gregory K. Ball, 36, of Jellico, Tenn., identity theft for giving someone else’s name, date of birth and Social Security number as his own to a state police trooper.
— Jason Mullins, 26, a Whitley County Detention Center inmate, second-degree burglary and theft by unlawful taking over $500 but less than $10,000.
— Charlie Johnson, 26, of Corbin, program assistance fraud related to the receipt of child care benefits of more than $7,000.
— Mary Nichols, 54, and Jack McCullah, 49, both of Williamsburg, second degree trafficking in a controlled substance. McCullah is also charged with first-degree persistent felony offender related to prior convictions for first-degree possession of a controlled substance, receiving stolen property, flagrant non-support, first-degree fleeing or evading police and second-degree persistent felony offender.
— Stuart Mitchell, 29, of Gray, theft by unlawful taking over $500 but less than $10,000 for the theft of street signs from Corbin.
— Earnest W. Doan, 33, and Joshua Fields, 24, both of Corbin, charged with receiving stolen property worth $10,000 or more related to the possession of a stolen trailer and other items. Doan is also charged with first-degree possession of a controlled substance and second-degree persistent felony offender related to prior convictions.
— Daniel Brumley, 27, of Williamsburg, first-degree possession of a controlled substance.
— Kaywood Smith, 33, of Monticello, second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument.
— Cody Hill, 20, of Williamsburg, and Jesus Sands, 18, of Corbin, second-degree burglary.
— Thomas Caldwell, 21, and Joseph Digregorio, 24, both of Corbin, and Jason Foster, 34, of Harriman, Tenn., first-degree possession of a controlled substance.
An indictment is a formal charge by a grand jury and is not a conviction or an admission of guilt.
By Becky Killian, Editor
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