The Orange County Grand Jury met on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2008 and returned the following true bills of indictment. The allegations are as follows:
 
Aggravated Robbery          12-9-07
 
Alladin Ray Marks
Orange, Texas
 
A man assaulted and robbed a woman in a grocery store parking lot in Orange.
 
Aggravated Robbery          1-15-08
 
Kristopher Jaraad Edwards
Orange, Texas
 
Adrian Devonne Jones
Orange, Texas
 
Two men, armed with firearms, entered an Orange restaurant and robbed the cashier at gunpoint.
 
Felony Theft 6-1-06
 
Nicole Eldora Julien
Orange, Texas
 
An employee at a building supply company stole money.
 
Felony Theft 2-26-07
 
April Sellers Hand
Orange, Texas
 
A woman stole a tractor.
 
Securing Execution of a Document by Deception          11-30-05
 
Carol Luker
Vidor, Texas
 
A woman failed to report household income in order to collect excessive welfare benefits.
 
Securing Execution of a Document by Deception          2-11-06
 
Linda Thompson
Orange, Texas
 
A woman failed to report her employment income in order to collect excessive welfare benefits.
 
Burglary of a Habitation (5 Cases)              9-15-07, 10-8-07, 10-17-07 & 10-22-07
Burglary of a Building (3 Cases)          9-15-07, 9-26-07 & 10-8-07
Felony Escape          1-3-08
 
Brian Lynn Dressler
Bridge City, Texas
 
A man committed numerous break-ins of buildings and residences in the Mauriceville area. He also briefly escaped from Sheriff’s deputies but was recaptured.
 
Felony Assault          12-21-07
 
Ronald Dewayne Brown
Orange, Texas
 
A man assaulted a police officer who was investigating suspicious activity.
 
Aggravated Assault          12-26-07
 
Michael James Garner
Orange Texas
 
A man hit another man in the face with a beer bottle during an argument.
 
Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance          4-2-07
 
Frank James Morgan, Jr.
Bridge City, Texas
 
A man was found in possession of methamphetamines following a traffic stop by the Department of Public Safety Highway Patrol.
 
Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance          2-5-07
 
Derrick Lee Armstrong
Orange, Texas
 
A man was found in possession of cocaine when Sheriff’s deputies were investigating suspicious activity.
 
Burglary of a Building (2 Cases each) 7-23-07 & 8-7-07
 
Troy Michael Dickson
Orange, Texas
 
Dallas Wayne Franklin
Orange, Texas
 
Two men broke into two different businesses in the Mauriceville area with intent to commit theft.
 
Felony Possession of a Controlled substance          1-22-07
 
Michael Wilcox Robinson
Hoover, Arizona
 
A man was found in possession of ecstasy tablets following a traffic stop.
 
Burglary of a Building             9-1-07
 
Colby Alan Bellard
Orange Texas
 
A man broke into a storage building and stole several items from inside.
 
Tampering with a Governmental Record           5-12-07
 
Don Melton Crosson
Vidor, Texas
 
A man signed a traffic citation using someone else’s name.
 
Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance          10-26-06
 
Aaken Espanta Uylengco
Pensacola, Florida
 
A man was found in possession of cocaine following a traffic stop by the Orange County Sheriff’s Office.
 
Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance          10-31-06 & 8-6-07
 
Eric James Skipper
Carencro, Louisiana
 
Joshua Lynn Solomon
Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
 
Tow men were found in possession of a large quantity of liquid codeine following a traffic stop.
 
Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance          10-31-06
 
Richard Lee Villafano, Sr.
Vidor, Texas
 
Janet Lynelle Villafano
Vidor, Texas
 
A man and woman were found in possession of cocaine when narcotics officers with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office went to investigate suspicious activity.
 
Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance          3-19-07
 
Cody Allen Johnson
Groves, Texas
 
A man was found in possession of methamphetamine following a traffic stop.
 
Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance          1-22-07
 
Bud Fogan, III
Birmingham, Alabama
 
A man was found on possession of a large quantity of hydrocodone tablets following a traffic stop by the Orange County Sheriff’s Office.
 
Felony Possession of Marihuana          1-17-07
 
Marlow Duipress Scriven
Lenoir, North Carolina
 
A man was found on possession of a felony amount of marihuana following a traffic stop by officers fro the Pinehurst and West Orange Police Departments.
 
Felony Theft 7-13-07
 
Leonard Gerald Duplantis
Port Arthur, Texas
 
A man stole a large sum of money from a carpet supply company in Pinehurst.
 
Burglary of a Habitation          1-10-08
 
Robert James Elsbury
Orange, Texas
 
A man broke into a Pinehurst residence and stole property.
 
Burglary of a Building             11-18-07
 
Stephen Aubrey Fisher
Orange, Texas
 
A man broke into a Pinehurst jewelry store and stole numerous items of jewelry.
 
Driving While Intoxicated with a Child Passenger          1-14-06
 
Jason Duane Newsome
Orange, Texas
 
An intoxicated driver wrecked his car while he had two minor children in the vehicle with him.
 
Aggravated Sexual Assault          7-10-04
 
David Lee Verdine
Orange, Texas
 
A man sexually assaulted a child at an Orange residence.
 
Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance          11-5-07
 
Charles David Bodin
Vidor, Texas
 
A man was found in possession of methamphetamine when police went to investigate suspicious activity.
 
Felony Assault          12-4-07
 
James Robert Bertrand
Vidor, Texas
 
A man assaulted a Vidor Police Officer who responded to a domestic disturbance call.
 
Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance          10-10-07
Felony Evading Arrest or Detention             2-8-07
 
Jason Lee Maontalvo
Vidor, Texas
 
A man was found in possession of cocaine following a traffic stop by the Vidor Police Department. In an unrelated incident, the man used a vehicle to flee from a Department of Public Safety Highway Patrol Trooper.
 
Burglary of a Building             11-11-07
Felony Theft 11-11-07
 
Justin Lynn Sturrock
Vidor, Texas
 
Daryle Shay Albanese
Orange, Texas
 
Two men broke into a hardware supply store and stole property. They also stole a quantity of copper cable from a utility company that same night.
 
Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance          9-23-07
 
James Randy Hoffpauir
Vidor, Texas
 
A man was found in possession of methamphetamine following a traffic stop by the Vidor Police Department.
 
Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance           10-18-07
 
Kale Ryan Burrows
Lumberton, Texas
 
A man was found in possession of illegal drugs following a traffic stop by the Vidor Police Department.
 
Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance          10-20-07
 
Charles Richard Lichenstein
Vidor, Texas
 
A man was found in possession of cocaine following a traffic stop by the Vidor Police Department.