Neighbors who lived above the victim’s home had poured water on the fire to put it out somewhat, court records say.
A Clark County grand jury met this week and also returned the following indictments:
Decantas D. Darden, 23, 526 W. Pleasant St.: Possession of heroin.
Angel Marie Frye, 40, 1945 Primm Drive, Apt. C: Forgery.
Ricky R. Delawder, 44, 3580 Dayton Lakeview Road, New Carlisle: Two counts of operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
Adonte Phillip Maurice Cherry, 36: Failure to appear.
Christopher Peterson, 23, 239 W. Grand Ave.: Trafficking in marijuana, possession of marijuana, aggravated possession of drugs, having weapons under disability, improper handling of firearms in a motor vehicle, tampering with evidence.
Edward Soles, 36, 413 W. Parkwood Avenue: Trafficking marijuana, possession of marijuana and receiving stolen property.
Joshua A. Patterson, 24, London: Domestic violence.
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