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Knox County Grand Jury returns Indictments

Scott A. Cowgill, 44, allegedly knowingly caused or attempted to cause physical harm to a household member on or around May 4. On the same day, Cowgill allegedly committed assault by causing or attempting to cause physical harm to another individual.The domestic violence charge is a third-degree felony. The assault charge is a first-degree misdemeanor.Cowgill has two prior convictions for domestic violence, one in June 2008 in Franklin County, the other in December 2009 in Fairfield County.Additionally, Cowgill was found to have a 9mm handgun in his possession in the Knox County incident. He is barred from having a weapon due to his prior felony convictions.The weapons charge is a third-degree felony.•

Ethan A. Silliman, Mount Vernon, receiving stolen property, fifth-degree felony•

Justin R. Harbor, Columbus, one count of receiving stolen property, fifth-degree felony; one count of receiving stolen property, fourth-degree felony; possession of fentanyl-related compound, fifth-degree felony; and possession of cocaine, fifth-degree felony•

Samuel L. Shaffer, Mount Vernon, aggravated possession of drugs, fifth-degree felony•

James C. McClanahan, Mount Vernon, aggravated possession of drugs, fifth-degree felony•

Chealsie M. Harris, Mount Vernon, tampering with evidence, third-degree felony•

Jessica G. Joslin, Mount Vernon, possession of fentanyl-related compound, fourth-degree felony•

Darlene C. Ruggiero, Little Egg Harbor, NJ, improperly discharging a firearm at or into a habitation, second-degree felony; and two counts of felonious assault, second-degree felonies.•

Stefanie L. Ridgway, Columbus, receiving stolen property, fifth-degree felony; possession of fentanyl-related compound, fifth-degree felony; possessing drug-abuse instruments, second-degree misdemeanor; and possession of cocaine, fifth-degree felony•

Elmer V. Yoder, Fredericksburg, improperly handling firearms in a vehicle, fourth-degree felony; possession of marijuana, minor misdemeanor; and illegal use or possession of drug paraphernalia, fourth-degree misdemeanor

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