Muncie, Ind. -(Dec. 30, 2014) – Monday evening around 5:30 p.m. members of the Pendleton District Meth Suppression Squad, along with Trooper Clint Weaver, Shirley K-9 Officer Brian Pryor and officers from the Muncie Police Department, served a search warrant at a home at 1924 E. 16th St. in Muncie. The warrant was the result of an ongoing investigation into the manufacture of Methamphetamine.
When officers entered the home they found a meth lab and ended up arresting four adults at the home on felony charges. Arrested was Scott Ransom, age 40 charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine, Maintaining a Common Nuisance, and Possession of a Syringe.
Also arrested was Katherine Walker age 39, charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine, Maintaining a Common Nuisance and Neglect of a Dependant. Division of Child services were called to the scene for a teen that was in the home. The teen was released to other family members.
Also arrested in the home was Derrick Davis, age 34, and Tiffany Davis, age 25. Both were charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine, Maintaining a Common Nuisance and Possession of Precursors. All four adults were lodged in the Delaware County Jail.
Methamphetamine is a highly addictive and destructive illegal drug. Information regarding meth statistics, meth lab cleanup, educational videos and materials about meth manufacturing and addiction can be found on the Meth Investigation System, or IMIS, at www.meth.in.gov
Anyone with information about illegal drug use is encouraged to call the Pendleton Post at 1-800-527-4752, or the Indiana State Police Drug Tip Line at 1-800-453-4756. Tips can be made and kept anonymous. The Indiana Meth Investigation System or IMIS, can also take tips on meth labs. Just go to www.meth.in.gov and click on the “Report Suspected Meth Activity” Link.