WARSAW — A Warsaw man was arrested for drug possession after officers responded to a report of a male subject allegedly yelling and waving a firearm at a school bus.
Caleb Michael Devine, 26, 326 Eisenhower Parkway, Warsaw, is being charged with possession of methamphetamine, a level 6 felony; possession of marijuana, a class B misdemeanor; possession of marijuana with a prior enhancement, a class A misdemeanor; and possession of paraphernalia, a class C misdemeanor.
On Feb. 7, an officer with the Warsaw Police Department was dispatched to a residence regarding a report of a male subject allegedly waving a firearm and yelling threats at a school bus. The officer located a male subject who matched the description he was provided in a backyard. The male was detained and later identified as Devine.
According to the affidavit of probable cause, Devine told the officer he was in possession of a smoking pipe. Residue in the pipe tested positive for methamphetamine. The officer also located a plastic bag containing marijuana on Devine’s person.
Devine told the officer he was having an argument on the phone very loudly and that he did not own a firearm. A relative of Devine’s gave consent for the officer to search her residence, where Devine resided. The officer conducted a search and did not locate a firearm. A female at the scene said she saw Devine yelling at a school bus but did not observe a firearm.
Devine was booked in the Kosciusko County Jail on Feb. 7, with a $5,250 surety and cash bond.