Grand Jury Returns 31 Indictments

EASTLAND – After convening on May 27, 2010 in the Eastland County Courthouse, an Eastland County Grand Jury of twelve citizens returned 31 indictments. Two persons were indicted for Driving While Intoxicated – Third Offense or More, one person was indicted for burglary offenses, one for aggravated sexual assault of a child, five persons for tampering with evidence/records, four persons for possession of controlled substances, three for felony possession of marihuana, four for assaultive offenses, three for evading arrest in a vehicle, one person for credit card abuse, two persons for deadly conduct – discharging a firearm, two persons for possession of prohibited substance in a correctional facility, one person for hindering apprehension of a known felon, one person for criminal mischief – diversion of utilities and three for evading arrest using a vehicle. The April Term of the Grand Jury covers the months of April and May. Indictments are not made public until after an arrest or service of the indictment is made on the accused.

Karl Drake – aggravated sexual assault of a child
Sarah Louise Conner – hindering apprehension of a known felon
Thomas Evan Toler – possession of prohibited substance in a correctional facility
Williams Earl Turner – assault family household member with previous conviction