Felony Charges: June 6th, 2019

Published on June 10, 2019


 Evansville, IN – Below are the felony cases to be filed by the Vanderburgh County Prosecutor’s Office today.

Aaron Stewart Kell: Possession of methamphetamine (Level 6 Felony), Possession of paraphernalia (Class C misdemeanor)

Carol Marie Hedden: Possession of a synthetic drug or synthetic drug lookalike substance (Level 6 Felony)

Carl Jay Cooper Jr.: Domestic battery by means of a deadly weapon (Level 5 Felony), Domestic battery (Level 6 Felony)

Brandon Allen Daugherty: Failure to appear (Level 6 Felony), Failure to appear (Level 6 Felony)

Beth Lynn Puertzer: Theft (Level 6 Felony), Possession of a controlled substance (Class A misdemeanor)

For further information on the cases listed above, or any pending case, please contact Jess Powers via email at jpowers@vanderburghgov.org

Under Indiana law, all criminal defendants are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.


Level  Range
Murder 45-65 Years
Level 1 Felony 20-40 Years
Level 2 Felony 10-30 Years
Level 3 Felony 3-16 Years
Level 4 Felony 2-12 Years
Level 5 Felony 1-6 Years
Level 6 Felony ½ – 2 ½ Years
Level A Misdemeanor 0-1 Year
Level B Misdemeanor 0-180 Days
Level C Misdemeanor 0-60 Days

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