Grand Jury Returns 95 Indictments: Man Indicted for Attempted Rape, Abduction

Monday, October 01, 2012

Harvey L. Bryant, Commonwealth’s Attorney for the City of Virginia Beach, announced that a grand jury meeting in Virginia Beach Circuit Court today returned indictments against 88 individuals charging 173 separate offenses. Of those indicted today, over 30% were indicted for felony drug crimes.

Roy Ruiz Loredo, age 28, of the 700 block of Trellis Way in Virginia Beach, Virginia, was indicted for Rape (Attempt) and Abduction.  Loredo is charged in connection with an attack on a woman on the early morning hours of June 24, 2012, outside of the Brass Bell restaurant on Independence Boulevard.  Loredo remains in custody, and his next scheduled court appearance is November 19, 2012, for a motions hearing. 

 

The grand jury returned indictments against four (4) individuals for felony welfare fraud:

Defendant Name Last Known Address Charges Amount Alleged
Ebony S. Flora

100 block S. Comanche Court

Virginia Beach, VA 23462
Obtain Food Stamps Under False Pretenses (2 counts); Knowingly Makes Any False Application for Welfare Assistance (2 counts); Welfare Fraud - Fail to Notify Change in Circumstances > $200 (2 counts) Over $1,400
Alicia Gabrielle Moore

3500 block Dana Lane

Virginia Beach, VA 23452
Welfare Fraud - Fail to Notify Change in Circumstances > $200; Knowingly Makes Any False Application for Welfare Assistance (2 counts) Over $1,500
Donna Joyce Smith

900 block Catskill Court

Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Welfare Fraud - Fail to Notify Change in Circumstances > $200; Knowingly Makes Any False Application for Welfare Assistance (2 counts) Over $9,800
Latonya Sharelle Whitley

1700 block Chase Arbor Commons

Virginia Beach, VA 23462
Welfare Fraud - Fail to Notify Change in Circumstances > $200 (2 counts); Knowingly Makes Any False Application for Welfare Assistance (2 counts); Obtain Food Stamps Under False Pretenses (3 counts) Over $4,700
 

The grand jury also indicted two (2) individuals for felony Driving Under the Influence.  Those individuals are:

 

Defendant Name Last Known Address Charges
Rafael Arnaz Butts

2500 block Narrow Street

Chesapeake, VA 23324
DUI – 3rd Conviction within 5 Years
Casey Patrick O’Connor

3200 block Brookbridge Road

Virginia Beach, VA 23452

DUI – 3rd Conviction within 10 Years

 

Please contact Macie Pridgen if additional information is desired.​

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