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Man indicted for home burglary

A Lancaster man was indicted for allegedly breaking into a home, and remaining inside when the owner returned.

Jesse Noe, 40, was indicted for a single count of second-degree burglary.

Nicholasville Police officers were called to a home at 405 Wichita Drive at 11:53 a.m. Jan. 29 when the homeowner returned and found someone standing inside the residence. Police said they also found an open window.

The suspect fled before officers arrived.

A short time later, officers located a person matching the homeowner’s description at Bellechase and Nottaway Drive. Officers recovered several rings and a watch from the suspect, which belonged to the homeowner. Officers also recovered a knife and a screwdriver.

The Jessamine County grand jury also returned the following indictments:

— Jeremy Bartlett, theft by unlawful taking, custodial interference.

— Donald Ellis, first-degree possession of a controlled substance (two counts), possession of drug paraphernalia.

— Joseph Houp, first-degree possession of a controlled substance.

— Taylor Smith, first-degree promoting contraband, second-degree possession of a controlled substance, second-degree persistent felony offender.

— Derrick Stephens, first-degree promoting contraband, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana.

— Teresa Wiese, theft of identity, second-degree fleeing or evading police, public intoxication, first-degree persistent felony offender.

— Kristie Michelle Anderson, receiving stolen property.

— Troy Bullitt, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, tampering with physical evidence.

— Shana Lynn Carpenter, theft by unlawful taking, first-degree possession of a controlled substance.

— Stephen Lee, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, first-degree promoting contraband, possession of marijuana.

— Andrew Morgan, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, driving under the influence (third offense), possession of drug paraphernalia, no insurance, possession of marijuana.

— Terri Lynn Suter, driving under the influence (fourth offense), driving on a DUI-suspended operator’s license (second offense), no insurance (second offense), no or expired registration plate.

— Rosalind White, theft of identity, second-degree fleeing or evading police, resisting arrest.

— Jerold Wesson, third-degree burglary.

About Fred Petke

Fred Petke is a reporter for The Winchester Sun. His beats include cops, courts, fire, public records, city and county government and other news. To contact Fred, email fred.petke@winchestersun.com or call 859-759-0051.

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