Narcotics sweep leads to 10 arrests, other suspects

Thursday, October 12, 2017

A narcotic warrant sweep in two counties has netted 10 arrests, and the Clay County Sheriff’s Office confirms they are looking for more individuals.

According to CCSO Chief Deputy Josh Clarke, officers involved in the drug warrant sweep started around 7 a.m. Thursday looking for 14 suspects at five residences in Clay County, and finished after a sixth raid was completed at a home in Rockville.

Suspects arrested on the warrants obtained from Clay Superior and Circuit courts earlier this week included:

Joseph Osborn, 29, Brazil, was incarcerated on charges of possession of methamphetamine, maintaining a common nuisance and possession of paraphernalia. He is being held on a $7,000 cash bond.

Amanda Osborn, 25, Brazil, was incarcerated on charges of possession of meth, maintaining a common nuisance and possession of paraphernalia. She is being held on a $7,000 cash bond with 10 percent allowed.

Rickey Lee O’Neal, 61, Brazil, was incarcerated on two counts of dealing meth, two counts of possession of meth and two counts of maintaining a common nuisance. He is being held on a $10,000 cash bond.

Alena N. Pastrick, 24, Brazil, was incarcerated on two counts of dealing meth, two counts of possession of meth and two counts of maintaining a common nuisance, and is being held on a $15,000 cash bond.

Jeremy D. Davenport, 29, Rockville, was incarcerated on two counts of dealing meth, two counts of possession of meth and two counts of maintaining a common nuisance. He is being held on a $25,000 cash bond.

Rachael Riggle, 28, Rockville, was incarcerated on two counts of aiding, inducing or causing dealing in meth and two counts of maintaining a common nuisance. She is being held on a $25,000 cash bond.

Troy Vogel, 31, Brazil, was incarcerated on charges of maintaining a common nuisance and is being held on a $7,000 cash bond.

Michelle F. Allsup, 46, Brazil, was incarcerated on charges of dealing meth, possession of meth and maintaining a common nuisance. She is being held on a $25,000 cash bond.

Two individuals on the warrant list were already incarcerated on unrelated charges, however they were also served warrants, including:

Kristie Whitlock, 34, Brazil, has new warrant charges of two counts dealing meth, two counts of possession of meth and two counts of maintaining a common nuisance. Whitlock is being held on a $25,000 cash bond.

John G. Gerrard, 31, Brazil, has new warrant charges of two counts dealing meth, two counts of possession of meth and two counts of maintaining a common nuisance. Gerrard is currently being held on a $15,000 cash bond.

Officials confirmed Glen Daniel Chaddrick Keltz, 21, resided at one of the Brazil homes involved in the sweep. Keltz was arrested on a probation violation warrant.

During the course of the searches at several homes, officials confirmed narcotics, paraphernalia and firearms were located.

Due to the new investigation into these events, further details are not being released. However, case documents are being completed and will be forwarded to the Clay County Prosecutor’s Office for new charges to be filed.

Active warrant suspects

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Brazil residents Charles R. Moran, 34, and Glenda A. Hicks, 47, should contact the sheriff’s office at 812-446-2535. Both suspects are wanted for charges of dealing in meth and possession of meth.

The names of two other wanted individuals are not being released as authorities attempt to locate them.

The sheriff’s office worked with the Parke County Sheriff’s Office, Clay City police, Clay County Probation Department and the Department of Child Services during the sweep.

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