NORTH WEBSTER — Based upon a narcotics investigation, Kosciusko County’s unified narcotics unit, Net43, obtained a search warrant for 208 S Harrison St., North Webster. The Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office SWAT was mobilized and assisted with the execution of the search warrant, at 6:30 pm Tuesday, March 26. The Indiana State Police and North Webster Police Department provided scene support, while Lutheran EMS and the North Webster Fire Department were on medical standby.
Three people were located inside of the home and taken into custody. Bradley Slone, 32, North Webster, was observed attempting to dispose of methamphetamine, through an open window, as officers approached the house. More than two ounces of methamphetamine, valued at over $6,000, and paraphernalia were located during the search of the residence. The two other people inside were identified as Christopher Hinson, 42, North Webster, and Kelly Harner, 23, Benton Harbor, Mich.,
All three suspects were subsequently transported to the Kosciusko County Jail. Hinson is being charged with possession of methamphetamine and maintaining a common nuisance. Slone and Harner are being charged with visiting a common nuisance.
Sheriff Kyle Dukes urges anyone with narcotics information, to contact Net43 at (574) 372-2494 or [email protected].
All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.