Grand jury indicts eight people


Staff report



The Fulton County Grand Jury recently considered indictments charging individuals with Fulton County crimes, according to Prosecutor Scott Haselman.

Dustin S. Pettit, 28, of Montpelier was indicted on one count of possession of heroin, one count of possession of marijuana, and one count of illegal use or possession of drug paraphernalia. On or about March 29, 2016, he allegedly possessed heroin and marijuana.

Austin M. Head, 20, of Delta was indicted on one count of aggravated menacing, one count of improperly handling firearms in a motor vehicle, and one count of tampering with evidence. On or about April 5, 2016, he allegedly had a loaded firearm in a motor vehicle and allegedly tampered with evidence in an official investigation. He also allegedly caused another person to believe that he would cause serious physical harm to that person.

William C. Hawes Jr., 40 of Toledo was indicted on one count of possession of heroin, one count of possession of drugs, and one count of attempted tampering with evidence. On or about April 7, 2016, he allegedly possessed heroin and suboxone, and allegedly attempted to to tamper with evidence in an official investigation.

Robert T. Mattin Jr., 22, of Wauseon was indicted on one count of failure to periodically verify current address and one count of failure to provide notice of change of address. On or about Nov. 22, 2015, to March 23, 2016, he allegedly failed, as a registered sex offender, to periodically verify his current address. He also allegedly failed to provide written notice to the county sheriff of a change in his address.

Brian A. Burns, 26, of Delta was indicted on two counts of theft and 11 counts of forgery. On or about Feb. 10 to Feb. 27, 2016, he allegedly stole cash valued at more than $1,000 but less than $7,500. He also allegedly stole and then allegedly forged 11 blank checks from a Delta business.

Justin J. Roth, 32, of Archbold was indicted on one count of possession of heroin and one count of tampering with evidence. On or about Dec. 22, 2015, he allegedly possessed heroin and allegedly tampered with evidence in an official investigation.

Andrew J. Moll, 32, of Swanton was indicted on one count of possession of cocaine and two counts of aggravated possession of drugs. On or about Aug. 31, 2015, he allegedly possessed cocaine, hydrocodone, and oxycodone.

Kelly J. Fletcher, 43, of Morenci, Mich., was indicted on one count of forgery, one count of theft from a person in a protected class, and six counts of misuse of credit cards. On or about Oct. 19, 2015, to Jan. 23, 2016, she allegedly stole cash from an elderly person and allegedly forged a sales receipt. She allegedly obtained products with a credit card knowing or having reasonable cause to believe was stolen from an elderly person.

An indictment is merely an accusation, and all criminal defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

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