HAZARD—The grand jury in Perry County returned less than a dozen indictments for the second month in a row.
Bobby Turner, 31 of Combs, was indicted this month on one count of theft by unlawful taking over $500. Turner is alleged to have stolen a 2077 Yamaha bike in February of this year. Bail was set at $20,000 cash in the case.
Also indicted this month was 35-year-old Kenny Cole, of Hazard. Cole was indicted on one count of operating a motor vehicle under the influence, one count of first-degree possession of a controlled substance, one count of second-degree possession of a controlled substance, and one count of prescription drugs not in the proper container. A $20,000 cash bond was set in the case.
Stephen Mullins, 52, of Bonnyman, was indicted this month on one count of second-degree assault, after allegedly backing into Rueben Holland’s vehicle in April, and causing it to flip. A $50,000 cash bond was set in the case.
Gary A. Lewis, 20, of Harlan, was also indicted this month on one count of third-degree burglary, one count of theft by unlawful taking under $500, and one count of third-degree criminal trespassing. Lewis allegedly entered Walmart in Hazard on or about June 9, knowing he was banned from the premises, and tried to steal socks. Bail was set at $20,000 cash in the case.
Amelia Holliday can be reached at 606-436-5771, or on Twitter @HazardHerald.