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The following people were indicted by a Richland County Grand Jury in April: 

• Jasmine Moorehouse, 28, possession of heroin 

• Stephen Kukoleck, 33, possession of cocaine 

• Martin Rawls II, 47, possession of cocaine 

• Avanta Adams, 19, aggravated robbery, assault 

• Colby Heatherington, 23, felonious assault (2 counts), abduction (2 counts), assault, aggravated menacing 

• Maygan Durst, 22, burglary 

• Charles Nathaniel Mitchell, 22, aggravated burglary, burglary (2 counts), trespass in a habitation, obstructing justice 

• Michael D. Davis, 43, violating a protection order 

• Aaron Lowell Fergus, 24, burglary 

• Terrance D. Jenkins, 25, attempted murder, aggravated robbery, felonious assault, domestic violence 

• Fredrick Van Thurman, 41, aggravated possession of drugs (2 counts) 

• Jerome Taylor, 62, tampering with evidence, possession of cocaine 

• James River Richards, 26, rape, sexual battery, gross sexual imposition, disseminating matter harmful to juveniles 

• Ashley Mathews, 32, escape 

• Cody Alan Butler, 28, aggravated possession of drugs 

• Alec B. Blair, 21, tampering with evidence, gross abuse of a corpse, aggravated murder, murder (3 counts), kidnapping (4 counts), felonious assault (2 counts), abduction (2 counts) 

• Hunter V. Merritt, 33, having weapons while under disability (5 counts), domestic violence (4 counts), aggravated menacing 

• Benjamin I. Brubach, 44, illegally manufacturing or possessing explosives, violation of firework manufacturer prohibitions 

• Jason T. Jarvis, 39, aggravated possession of drugs 

• Vanessa Jane Byerly, 29, possession of LSD, illegal conveyance of drugs, aggravated possession of drugs, possession of drugs 

• Jeffery M. Saxon, 28, trespass in a habitation 

• Drew B. Spayde, 30, trespass in a habitation 

• Christopher Dallas Chinn, 34, possession of cocaine, possession of fentanyl, possession of heroin 

• Stasha Nicole Simmons, 32, possession of heroin, possession of drugs 

• Gary L. Jones, 54, possession of cocaine, obstructing official business 

• Allante T. Bush, 26, aggravated possession of drugs 

• James Randolf Lawhorn, 52, possession of cocaine 

• Joseph Dywayne West, 28, aggravated possession of drugs, possession of fentanyl-related compound 

• Edward Small, discharge of firearm on or near prohibited premises 

• Demario Rashaud Butler Sr., 41, possession of cocaine 

• Tessa Weekley, aggravated possession of drugs 

• Yoko Scott, aggravated possession of drugs 

• Tajai Fields, possession of cocaine 

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