During the first month of 2012, the Hardin County grand jury returned 50 indictments, more than half of which involved drugs.
The grand jury indicted 27 with drug-related charges. Of those, 18 involved methamphetamine and 13 involved more than one drug.
Leading the indictments was Belinda Rae Martin, an Elizabethtown woman accused of receiving stolen property taken from the Buffalo residence where Kristie L. Allen was found dead Dec. 30, 2011.
Martin, 26, was indicted with receiving stolen property more than $500.