Hancock grand jury indicts 11

By EILEEN MCCLORY
STAFF WRITER

Eleven people were indicted Tuesday by a Hancock County grand jury, including a Findlay man charged with aggravated burglary, a first-degree felony.

On Sunday, Larry G. Heldman, 54, allegedly broke into an ex-girlfriend’s house and hit a woman in the head after she fled to a bedroom. The victim was transported by private vehicle to Blanchard Valley Hospital.

The incident occurred at 1159 Ohio 235, McComb, at 12:15 a.m.

Three other Findlay residents were indicted Tuesday on drug charges:

  • Erin L. Custard, 35, was indicted for possession of cocaine, a first-degree felony. The incident allegedly occurred July 8.
  • Kyle M. Humpherys, 29, was indicted for aggravated possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony. He allegedly had a synthetic form of marijuana on Dec. 6, 2016.
  • Jeffery L. Hardin, 55, was indicted for aggravated possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony, for possession of methamphetamine. The incident allegedly occurred May 21.

In other indictments, Marcuise A. Fornof, 19, of Bluffton, was charged with receiving stolen property, a fifth-degree felony. The incident allegedly occurred Feb. 24.

Daniel J. Decker, 27, address unknown, was indicted on charges of receiving stolen property, a fifth-degree felony. The incident allegedly occurred June 10.

Two people were indicted on separate charges of permitting drug abuse. Cedric D. Slough, 19, of Findlay, was charged with permitting drug abuse, a fifth-degree felony, at 1211 Summit St., rear, Findlay. The incident allegedly occurred May 16.

Ashley A. Beckett, 24, of Findlay, was charged with permitting drug abuse, a fifth-degree felony, at the same building May 16.

Stacey L. Gossard, 41, of Findlay, was indicted on charges of tampering with evidence, a third-degree felony, for destroying syringe caps, tissues, plastic bags, heroin and other items while a police investigation was happening July 6.

Kevin F. Thompson, 22, of Findlay, was charged with improper handing of firearms in a motor vehicle, a fourth-degree felony. The incident allegedly occurred July 5.

John C. Hill Jr., 32, of Fostoria, was indicted for operating a vehicle while under the influence, which occurred July 5.

Separately, Nicole R. Miller, 33, of Findlay, was charged Jan. 24 in a secret indictment with one count of trafficking in heroin, a fifth-degree felony, and one count of trafficking in cocaine, a fifth-degree felony, on Feb. 2, 2016. She was also charged with one count of trafficking in cocaine and trafficking in a counterfeit controlled substance, both fifth-degree felonies, that occurred April 4, 2016. The indictment was made public Tuesday.

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