Charges range from drugs to assaults

Christopher Maher, Alice Echo-News Journal

A Jim Wells County grand jury handed down 11 indictments recently on charges ranging from possession of a controlled substance to aggravated assault.

The following indictments were released by the 79th District Clerk's Office last week.

Marcelo Davila was indicted for aggravated assault causing serious bodily injury in connection with a March 31, 2006 incident in which he allegedly kicked and punched a man. Teresa Carrillo was indicted for possession of a controlled substance in connection with a Feb. 21, 2007 incident in which she was allegedly found to be in possession of more than four grams of cocaine. Ernesto Isaac Escobedo was indicted for possession of a controlled substance in connection with a Jan. 12, 2007 incident in which he allegedly was found to be in possession of less than a gram of cocaine. Albert James Phillips was indicted for burglary of a building in connection with a May 8, 2007 incident in which he allegedly broke into a building to commit theft. Glenda Isabel Davila was indicted for burglary of a building in connection with a March 22, 2007 incident in which she allegedly broke into Dairy Queen with the intent to commit theft. Eliseo Everett III was indicted for burglary of a building in connection with an April 22, 2007 incident in which he allegedly broke into a building to commit theft. Jaime Benavides was indicted for possession of a controlled substance in connection with a June 8, 2007 incident in which he allegedly was found to be in possession of more than four grams of cocaine. Christopher Rutledge was indicted for burglary of a habitation in connection with a July 11, 2007 incident in which he allegedly broke into a home to commit theft. Daniel Gonzalez was indicted for burglary of a habitation in connection with an Aug. 8, 2007 incident in which he allegedly broke into a home to commit theft. Troy J. Williams was indicted for theft in connection with an Aug. 2, 2007 incident in which he allegedly stole more than $100,000 from an individual. Edward Barrera Jr. was indicted for possession of a controlled substance in connection with a July 17, 2007 incident in which he allegedly was found to be in possession of less than one gram of cocaine.