The Bell County Grand Jury recently indicted three individuals from Michigan who were arrested on drug trafficking charges.
Darrius Marcell Pringle, 25, of Romulus, Enrico Harris, of Hamtrack, and Anthony R. Stoutermire Jr., 28, of Clinton Township, were each indicted by the grand jury on at least one drug charge.
Pringle was indicted for first-degree trafficking of a controlled substance, carrying a concealed deadly weapon and no/expired other state registration receipt or plate. The indictment states he was trafficking oxycodone, a Schedule II narcotic. A stainless steel knife was also found on his person.
Harris was indicted for theft of identity of another without consent, first-degree possession of a controlled substance and operating on suspended/revoked operators license. The indictment states he was unlawfully possessing methylone, a Schedule I narcotic.
Stoutermire was indicted for second-degree trafficking a controlled substance and possession of marijuana. According to the indictment, he was trafficking hydrocodone.
The indictment states each of the criminal acts were performed on or around June 14. According to Middlesboro Lt. Tom Busic, the Harris and Stoutermire cases are connected to each other. There is no evidence Pringle was working in conjunction with the others.
Other indictments and charges include:
• Terry L. Simpson, 61, of Pineville, first-degree sexual abuse;
• Nicole Marie Pritchard, 34, of Middlesboro, first- and second-degree possession of a controlled substance and first-degree trafficking a controlled substance;
• Tina Asher, 45, of Loyall, theft by unlawful taking over $500 and for being a persistent felony offender;
• Charles Long, 28, of Ewing, Va., tampering with physical evidence;
• Delbert Lee Roark, 31, of Middlesboro, third-degree burglary;
• Logan D. Jeffrey, 23, of Middlesboro, second-degree trafficking a controlled substance, trafficking a legend drug and controlled substance prescription not in original container;
• Michael Clifford Maxwell, of Pineville, two counts possession of drug paraphernalia and two counts first-degree possession of a controlled substance;
• Marcie Slayton, 50, of Jonesville, Va., receiving stolen property under $10,000;
• Todd Erik Barnett, 48, of Cumberland Gap, Tenn., second-degree burglary;
• Ricky D. Baker Jr., 27, of Middlesboro, theft by unlawful taking over $500, third-degree criminal trespass and for being a persistent felony offender;
• Joshua A. Roark, 29, of Middlesboro, first-degree possession of a controlled substance and possession of marijuana;
• Tammy Michelle Partin, 39, of Middlesboro, public intoxication, two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, three counts controlled substance prescription not in original container, first-degree promoting contraband, second-degree possession of a controlled substance, third-degree trafficking a controlled substance, third-degree possession of a controlled substance and for being a persistent felony offender.
Anthony Cloud can be reached at 606-302-9090 or on Twitter @AnthonyCloudMDN.