Grand jury issues 18 indictments

From Staff Reports


A recalled grand jury has submitted a report of its investigations from a Dec. 10 session in Eupora.

The grand jurors, who were empaneled at the June term of Webster County Circuit Court, met in the Eupora Municipal Court courtroom (Community Center).

The grand jury investigated 46 reported violations of law and questioned 20 witnesses. Jurors returned 26 true bills recorded on 18 indictments, according to their report.

They “no-billed” 17 cases, continued one case for further investigation and remanded two cases to lower court. Foreman Randy Wilson signed the grand jury report.

The next Circuit Court term begins Jan. 13, when a new grand jury will be empaneled before Circuit Judge Clarence Morgan III.