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Numerous meth charges top list of Jefferson County indictments

BEAUMONT — A majority of the indictments handed down this week by a Jefferson County grand jury involve methamphetamines.

  • Lonnie D. Adams, 49, of Spurger was indicted for delivery of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, for an incident that occurred Feb. 5, 2019.
  • Maria Leticia Berra, 35, of Port Arthur was indicted for possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, for an incident that occurred Dec. 18.
  • Gabriel Isaiah Doiron, 23, of Galveston was indicted for possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, for an incident that occurred Feb. 1.
  • Larry Jermicah Frank, 24, transient, was indicted for possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, for an incident that occurred Dec. 2.
  • Marquet Dante Paul Melvo, 27, of Beaumont was indicted for possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, for an incident that occurred Nov. 25.
  • Christina Yvonne Reccord, 44, of Nederland was indicted for possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, for an incident that occurred Sept. 18.
  • Jeffery Wayne Brown, 45, of Port Arthur was indicted for possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, for an incident that occurred Sept. 6.
  • Allison Rae Garsee, 45, of Port Neches was indicted for possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, for an incident that occurred Aug. 23.
  • Joshua L. Sharp, 30, of Beaumont was indicted for possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, for an incident that occurred Dec. 28.
  • Donna Marie Simmons, also known as Donna Marie Perkins, 57, of Groves was indicted for possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, for an incident that occurred Jan. 7.
  • Samaria Shardi Taylor, 25, was indicted for possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, for an incident that occurred Sept. 14.

Other indictments include:

  • Johnathan Lee Roberts, 36, of Beaumont was indicted for possession of a controlled substance, phencyclidine, or PCP, for an incident that occurred Dec. 14.
  • Zeffon Shundale Alexander, 38, of Port Arthur was indicted for possession of a controlled substance, cocaine, for an incident that occurred Dec. 8.
  • Keri Aultz, 34, of Beaumont was indicted for felony theft with prior theft convictions for an incident that occurred Jan. 24.
  • Kyron Anthony Smith, 22, of Slidell, Louisiana, was indicted for possession of a controlled substance tetrahydrocannabinol, for an incident that occurred May 21, 2019.
  • Parish John Subject, 35, of Beaumont was indicted for possession of a controlled substance, cocaine, for an incident that occurred Jan. 13.
  • Andrea Renee Shelton, 27, of Beaumont was indicted for aggravated assault for an incident that occurred July 16.

An indictment is not a final conviction of guilt; it is only a ruling by the grand jury that allows the district attorney’s office to proceed with a criminal case.