MOULTRIE -- A Moultrie man charged with robbing a local convenience store and victimizing the clerk was among recent indictments in Colquitt County Superior Court.
Jerry Lynn King Jr., 37, 621 Fourth Ave. S.W., was indicted on kidnapping, robbery, aggravated assault, misdemeanor operating a motor vehicle without a valid license and misdemeanor obstruction.
On Jan. 4, King allegedly robbed U.S. Food Mart, 3025 South Main St. He allegedly slammed the store clerk, Celina Trapp, to the floor and kidnapped her during the alleged robbery, court records said.
Other indictments include:
- Terry Phillip Sauls, 39, 222-A Seventh St. S.E., was indicted on two counts of child molestation and one count of aggravated sexual battery of a minor female allegedly occurring between October 2004 and January, court records said.
- California businesses Hi Time Wine Cellars and Son Vay Corporation plus three defendants listed individually, Frans R. Hanson, Diana F. Hirst and Ida Mae Hanson were indicted on one count each of shipment of alcoholic beverages into the state by a nonresident without a license after being issued a cease and desist order by the Georgia Department of Revenue, the indictment said.
- Maurice Parrish, 20, 300 Second St. N.W., was indicted on one count armed robbery. Parrish allegedly struck Robert Calhoun in the neck with a baseball bat Jan. 29 and robbed him in the 300 Block of Second Avenue Northwest.
- Ricky Wilson, 44, 24 20th St. S.E., was indicted on one count aggravated assault. On Jan. 3, Wilson allegedly attacked Carlene Harrington with a pocketknife, cutting her on her neck, chest and arm and allegedly kicked her in the face and head after she had fallen, court records said.
- Eric Demetrius Lamar, 22, 521 Fourth St. N.W.; John Paul Lewis, 22, 1605 Hutchinson Drive; and Sellers Edwards III, 17, 1307 13th Ave. S.W., were indicted on second degree criminal damage to property and terroristic threats allegedly toward Derrick Howard. Lamar additionally has another misdemeanor count of battery for allegedly striking Calbert Allen in the face Jan. 26.
- Charles Mack Smith, no address, was indicted on two counts aggravated assault, two counts possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime and misdemeanor discharging a firearm near a public highway. Smith allegedly shot at Aaron Martin and Mike Jones Sept. 5, 2004 with a .22 rifle along Georgia Highway 133 South.
- William Keith Vickers, 36, Donalsonville Road, was indicted on one count criminal damage to property in the second degree.
- Nicholas R. Warnell, 17, 1457 Old Doerun Road, and Michael E. Wright, 24, no address, each were indicted on one count burglary and entering a motor vehicle with intent to commit a theft. On Jan. 31, Warnell and Wright allegedly broke into the home of Tim Spurlin on Second Street Northeast and allegedly entered a 1991 Ford Van property of Manuel Perez at 3212 Sylvester Drive.
- Carl "Butch" Moore, 53, Valdosta, was indicted on one count aggravated assault. Moore allegedly struck Gail Lott with a motor vehicle, court records said.
- Corey W. Powell, 1300 11th Ave. S.W., was indicted on one count aggravated assault with a motor vehicle. Powell allegedly attempted to run Laura Powell off the road in October while she was driving another vehicle with her child inside, court records said.
- Tillman Wayne Sirmans, 19, 210 Tift Towers, was indicted on one count aggravated assault for allegedly cutting the hand of James Seman in November as the defendant allegedly tried to stab him.
- James D. McDuffie Jr., 32, 288 Lakeshore Drive, was indicted on charges of aggravated stalking allegedly of his wife, Tammie McDuffie, in January. Other charges of aggravated stalking involving the same complainant were no-billed by the grand jury.
In the following cases, the grand jury didn't find enough evidence for the prosecution to pursue a conviction, resulting in no-bills:
- Latosha Hardy, 29, 510 Ninth St. S.W., one count aggravated assault for an alleged Jan. 12 attack on Crystal Thomas with a box cutter.
- Anthony Rhodes, Funston, theft by taking for allegedly taking a drill, property of Geoffrey Shipley.
- Kenneth Eugene Harris, 20, 116 Sixth St. N.W., statutory rape.
- Gary Ansley and Donavon Ansley, no information on file, aggravated assault allegedly with a rifle and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.
This Week's Circulars
MOULTRIE -- Mrs. Alice Fuller, 87 was born May 14, 1933 in Lauren County, Georgia. She departed this life on Sunday, April 11, 2021 at Magnolia Manor Pruitt Health. Graveside Services will be held 2:30 PM, Friday, April 23, 2021 at Strong Memorial Garden. Public Viewing will be observed 2:00…
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. [mdash] Linda Hamilton, 79, of Jacksonville, Florida, passed away on Monday, April 19, 2021 at Community Hospice of Jacksonville. Arrangements have been entrusted to Baker Funeral Home.
MOULTRIE [mdash] Terry Eugene Kelley, Sr., 69, of Moultrie, passed away on Friday, April 16, 2021, at Colquitt Regional Medical Center. Arrangements have been entrusted to Baker Funeral Home.
MOULTRIE [mdash] Benita Fran Powell Tillman, 61, of Moultrie, passed away on Sunday, April 18, 2021, at Archbold Medical Center in Thomasville. Arrangements have been entrusted to Baker Funeral Home.
MOULTRIE [mdash] Jose A. Galarza-Fuentes, 72, of Moultrie, passed away on Sunday, April 18, 2021 at Colquitt Regional Medical Center. Arrangements have been entrusted to Baker Funeral Home.
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