Felony arrests

Felony arrests

Assault — Jessica Leeann Lapizco, 22, of the 300 block of Cabbage Lane, Phoenix. Medford police Wednesday arrested Lapizco on charges of fourth-degree felony assault and harassment. She was lodged in the Jackson County Jail and released after posting bail. Drugs — Dennis Robert Shrode, 44, of the 2100 block of Taylor Road, Central Point. Medford police Thursday arrested Shrode on a charge of possession of methamphetamine. He was booked into jail and released on his own recognizance. Drugs — Jori Lacy Beveridge, 21, of the 800 block of Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Beveridge appeared Thursday in Jackson County Circuit Court on an indictment charging her with possession of heroin. She was booked into jail and released on her own recognizance. Drugs — Rebecca Marie Manning, 26, of the 3000 block of Glengrove Street, Medford. Manning appeared Thursday in Circuit Court on an indictment charging her with possession of methamphetamine and using an invalid driver's license. She was booked into jail and released on her own recognizance. Drugs — Clifford Alan Smith, 43, of the 600 block of North Bartlett Street, Medford. Smith appeared Thursday in Circuit Court on an indictment charging him with possession of heroin. He was booked into jail and released on his own recognizance. Theft — Patricia Nunez, 26, of the 400 block of Debarr Avenue, Medford. Nunez appeared Thursday in Circuit Court on an indictment charging her with first-degree theft. She was booked into jail and released on her own recognizance. Theft — Matthew Vaughn Gray, 32, of the 3300 block of Delta Waters Road, Medford. Gray appeared Thursday in Circuit Court on an indictment charging him with first-degree theft, second-degree theft, second-degree forgery and writing bad checks. He was booked into jail and released on his own recognizance. Theft, forgery — Michele Melissa Ann Gray, 32, of the 400 block of South Grape Street, Medford. Gray appeared Thursday in Circuit Court on an indictment charging her with first-degree theft, three counts of second-degree theft, first-degree forgery and writing bad checks. She was booked into jail and released on her own recognizance. Sex abuse — John Richard Nicholson, 34, no known address. Central Point police Thursday arrested Nicholson on 20 counts of first-degree sexual abuse. He was lodged in jail, where he remained late Thursday on $20 million bail. Rape — Jason Samuel Isam, 30, no known address. Medford police Thursday arrested Isam on charges of third-degree rape and using a child in a display of sexually explicit conduct. He was lodged in jail, where he remained late Thursday on more than $1 million bail.