The Richmond Register

July 26, 2013

Grand jury indicts five

Register Staff Report

RICHMOND — The following people were indicted Wednesday by a Madison grand jury:

• Brooke Feltner, 19, second-degree escape and tampering with a prisoner monitoring device.

• Ronald Blake Penman, 22, first-degree possession of a controlled substance (heroin).

• Jonathan Wayne Wright, 34, first-degree possession of a controlled substance (heroin).

• Wilma L. Whittamore, 45, theft by unlawful taking (more than $500). Whittamore is a accused of taking property from Wal-mart.

• William A. Simmons, 29, second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument.

Referred to Madison District Court:

• Brenda V. Hamm, 24, four traffic offenses.

• Brandy Cotton, 35, two counts of second-degree wanton endangerment, carrying a concealed deadly weapon, no operator’s license and aggravated operating a motor vehicle under the influence (first offense).

Cases dismissed without prejudice:

• Delontae L. Peters, 20 (court was advised Peters has been indicted in the U.S. District Court).

• Kandacy R.Brannon, 21.

Grand jury indictments do not indicate guilt, only that grand jurors believe the state has enough evidence to proceed with prosecution.