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Grayson grand jury issues indictments

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Charges include drug offenses, assault and abduction.

By LARRY CHAMBERS
Staff

INDEPENDENCE  — Two Galax men were indicted by a Grayson County Circuit Court grand jury on malicious wounding charges.
Jason Lee Hill, 27, and Matthew Harris Brown, 23, accused each other of malicious wounding.
The grand jury met in Independence on Oct. 28.
An indictment indicates that the grand jury found sufficient evidence for a case to go to trial, and does not indicate guilt. All of those indicted are innocent until proven guilty.
Other indictments handed down were:
• Jerry Mitchell Braxton – driving after being found to be a habitual offender, 2nd or subsequent offense.
• Maria Carmen Reyes – two charges of cruelly treating a child.
• Samantha Victoria Cox – possession of burglary tools; felonious damage to property. She allegedly damaged two vans owned by Fairview Church.
• Amy Lynn Cox – forgery, uttering a forged document and two counts of petit larceny, 3rd offense.
• Darrell Grant Leonard – possession of a firearm after having been convicted of a felony.
• Joshua Mathew Stiltner – assault on a law enforcement officer (Galax Police Officer A.M. Burnett).
• Christopher Eric Wyatt – forgery.
• Nelson Reeves Andrews – two counts of the abduction of Anona Hash.
• Benjamin Tracy Bean – possession of a schedule I or II controlled substance (meth); possession of a firearm after having been convicted of a felony; possession of a firearm while also possessing a schedule II controlled substance.
• Kenneth Wayne Spencer – possession of explosive material after having been convicted of a felony; offender escape without force.
• Colt Andrew Matthews – statutory burglary, possession of a firearm after having been convicted of a felony, abduction of Christina Blevins.
• Ricky Clay Key – elude police; disregard command to stop.
• Ricky Lee Glass — possession of a firearm after having been convicted of a felony.
• Jessilyn Mariah Jones – possession of a schedule II controlled substance (meth).
• Christopher Scott Dowling – possession of a schedule I or II controlled substance (oxycodone).
• Sherry Lynn Harper – grand larceny of a Toyota owned by Ricki and Mary Stuart.
• Joshua David Blizzard – possession of stolen property (1983 Toyota).
• Rebecca Sue Harris – possession of stolen property (1983 Toyota).
• Timothy Malcolm Brewer – possession of a schedule I or II controlled substance (meth).
• Ashley Nicole Parks – possession of a schedule II controlled substance (oxycodone).
• Johnny William Bond – grand larceny.
• Lesia Mae Parks – grand larceny.