[The Brazil Times nameplate] Fair ~ 53°F  
High: 58°F ~ Low: 43°F
Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Two arrested on drug charges

Monday, February 28, 2011

Harold Eversole
An alleged trespassing incident led to a short pursuit and two suspects were arrested on various drug charges involving a meth lab Sunday morning.

According to information provided by the Clay County Sheriff's Department, an unidentified property owner contacted authorities with information two white males and a strong smell of a chemical odor was on their property. The property owner provided a detailed description of the suspect's vehicle, including the type of stickers on the back window.

Deputies located and attempted to initiate a traffic stop on the vehicle on County Road 150 North, just south of Lower Bloomington Road. The driver refused to stop, leading deputies on a short pursuit that ended when the suspects left the roadway on Batt Drive, in Vigo County. With the vehicle disabled, both suspects ran across an open field in an attempt to escape.

With assistance from Brazil City Police Department and Vigo County Sheriff's Department, a quick perimeter was set up around the area, helping to contain the suspects to a small area.

A patrolman with the BCPD took David Sharp, 46, Hillsdale, a passenger in the vehicle, into custody on Light Drive.

The Clay County Sheriff's Department K-9 Unit tracked down the driver, Harold Eversole, 50, West Terre Haute, a short time later.

Both suspects were transported to the Clay County Justice Center for processing while the Indiana State Police Clandestine Lab Team was called to clean and process as evidence the methamphetamine lab ingredients found inside the vehicle belonging to Eversole.

David Sharp
With each facing $25,000 cash bonds (with no 10 percent allowed), both Sharp and Eversole were booked on dealing methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, possession of anhydrous, possession of a legend drug, possession of paraphernalia and resisting law enforcement.

Note: The nature of the Internet makes it impractical for our staff to review every comment. If you feel that a comment is offensive, please Login or Create an account first, and then you will be able to flag a comment as objectionable. Please also note that those who post comments on thebraziltimes.com may do so using a screen name, which may or may not reflect a website user's actual name. Readers should be careful not to assign comments to real people who may have names similar to screen names. Refrain from obscenity in your comments, and to keep discussions civil, don't say anything in a way your grandmother would be ashamed to read.

After all that, was it worth it, fellas? Good job, CCSD! Keep after them!

-- Posted by Emmes on Mon, Feb 28, 2011, at 3:57 PM

I bet Eversole never saw anything coming....just look at him!

The Clay County Sheriff's Department K-9 Unit tracked down the driver, Harold Eversole, 50, West Terre Haute, a short time later. -SCOOBY SNACK!

-- Posted by Dan Bradshaw on Mon, Feb 28, 2011, at 11:43 PM

Keep this scum off the streets!!! Way to go CCSD!!!

-- Posted by clgruener on Tue, Mar 1, 2011, at 8:31 AM

Respond to this story

Posting a comment requires free registration: