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Grand jury returns indictments

Published: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 10:30 a.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014 12:53 p.m. CDT

PRINCETON — A Bureau County grand jury returned the following indictments when it met recently at the Bureau County Courthouse in Princeton:

• Princeton residents Alyssa Stroud, 22, Maxwell Burgess 37, Kristin Bolin, 20, Keith Stroud, 54, and Joseph McDougall, 27, were each indicted for the Class 4 felony of unlawful possession of a controlled substance, heroin. They are all accused of possessing less than one gram of heroin on Feb. 21 at a Princeton residence. An agent with the TRIDENT task force testified before the grand jury. Alyssa Stroud is in custody with bond set at $25,000. Burgess is in custody with bond set at $25,000. Bolin is free from custody, having posted 10 percent of a $15,000 bond. Keith Stroud is in custody with bond set at $20,000. McDougall is in custody with bond set at $35,000.

• Daniel C. Simpson, 39, of Dalzell was indicted for the Class 3 felony of unlawful possession with the intent to deliver cannabis. He is accused of possessing with the intent to deliver more than 30 grams but not more than 500 grams of cannabis on March 7. Simpson is in custody, with bond set at $15,000. An agent with the TRIDENT task force testified before the grand jury.

• There was one suppressed case.

The indictments were presented to the grand jury by State’s Attorney Patrick Herrmann, First Assistant State’s Attorney Anthony Sciuto and Assistant State’s Daniel Anderson. The indictment on Simpson was returned before Circuit Judge Marc Bernabei. The indictments on Alyssa Stroud, Burgess, Bolin, Keith Stroud and McDougall and the suppressed case were returned before Associate Circuit Judge C. J. Hollerich.

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