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Saturday, January 02, 2021 1:00 am

Felony report

The following people were charged with felonies in Allen Circuit and Superior courts. Misdemeanor charges are also listed if the person is charged with a felony.

James B. Ellis, 28, of the 500 block of Stratton Road, was charged Dec. 1 with auto theft (theft of an entire automobile), counterfeiting and forgery. He was released on $7,500 bond. A warrant was issued for his arrest.

Bryant D. Shelton, 24, of the 7100 block of Ventura Lane, was charged Dec. 1 with two counts of invasion of privacy. He was released on $5,000 bond.

Mark S. Lea Jr., 25, no address given, was charged Dec. 1 with battery with bodily injury to a public safety officer. He was released on $10,000 bond.

Zachery T. Deck aka Zachary Deck, 20, of the 100 block of West Wildwood Avenue, was charged Dec. 1 with auto theft (theft of an entire automobile). He was being held in lieu of $2,500 bail.

Artemio Lopez-Ruiz, 25, of the 1000 block of Woodview Boulevard, was charged Dec. 1 with strangulation and domestic battery with misdemeanor domestic battery. He was released on his own recognizance.

Pedro A. Serna, 26, of Portland, was charged Dec. 1 with torturing or mutilating a vertebrate animal with misdemeanor cruelty to an animal (first offense). He was released on his own recognizance. A warrant was issued for his arrest.

James J. Goheen III aka James Goheem, 37, of the 7300 block of Deerpointe Cove, was charged Dec. 2 with Schedule I controlled substance dealing, marijuana dealing, operating a motor vehicle after forfeiture of license for life and resisting law enforcement using a vehicle to commit the offense. He was released on $105,000 bail.

Jose I. Martinez, 19, of the 1200 block of Swinney Avenue, was charged Dec. 2 with domestic battery committed in front of a child. He was released on his own recognizance.

Thomas S. Gray, 39, of the 400 block of West State Boulevard, was charged Dec. 2 with child exploitation (manage, produce, sponsor, present, exhibit, photo, film and video) and possession of child pornography. He was released on $12,500 bond. A warrant was issued for his arrest.

Antonio D. Newton, 40, of the 1400 block of Greene Street, was charged Dec. 2 with domestic battery. He was released on $2,500 bond. A warrant was issued for his arrest.

Donald L. Nichols, 64, of the 1300 block of Gardenia Lane, was charged Dec. 2 with two counts of child molesting, one count on a child under 14. He was being held in lieu of $35,000 bail.


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