WARSAW — A Warsaw man was arrested for dealing methamphetamine.
Brent Steven Sherow, 27, 1 EMS B61A Lane 5, Warsaw, is being charged with dealing methamphetamine, a level 3 felony; possession of methamphetamine, a level 5 felony; driving while suspended, a class A misdemeanor; possession of marijuana, a class B misdemeanor; and possession of paraphernalia, a class C misdemeanor.
On Sept. 14, an officer with the Warsaw Police Department noticed a vehicle exceed the posted speed limit on SR 25.
According to the affidavit of probable cause, the officer conducted a traffic stop and identified the driver as Sherow, who advised he had warrants for his arrest. The officer discovered the vehicle was improperly registered and that Sherow’s driver’s license was suspended prior.
While conducting an inventory search of the vehicle, officers discovered a green case that contained several hundred small, unused zip top plastic bags, a plastic bag that contained a crystal-like substance, a plastic bag that contained a green plant material, a black digital scale with white residue, a cut straw that contained residue and a folded piece of paper with names and dollar amounts on it.
Officers also discovered a glass smoking device with residue and a metal container that contained a crystal substance. The total weight of the methamphetamine discovered in the vehicle was six grams.
Sherow admitted the paper that contained the dollar amounts was money that people owed him and money he needs to collect.
He has already been arrested and released on his own recognizance. Sherow has an initial hearing date set at 8:15 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, in Kosciusko Circuit Court.