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Indictments released from September Tazewell County grand jury

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The September Term of the Tazewell County grand jury handed up their indictments list on Friday, Sept. 13

Many of the indictments for this term of the grand jury were for theft and drug charges.  In fact, 28-percent of the indictments were connected to some kind of theft.  Everything from grand larceny to forgery.  There were seven of the 43 indictments that were directly drug related.

(Click Here for a complete list of indictments)

There was one murder charge on the grand jury docket.  Willard Rell Cook, 35, of Cedar Bluff, Va. is charged with First Degree Murder.  Cook is accused of beating Tim Mitchell of Russell County to death.  That happened in November 2012.  Police said at the time that the two men got into an argument that turned physical.