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Mt. Vernon (Indiana) man arrested for various drug offenses and DUI

Posted by on Monday, December 10th, 2018 @ 7:05 pm.

MT. VERNON, Ind. - Indiana State Police across the river from White County, Ill., worked a Posey County, Indiana, DUI that turned into a drug arrest upon closer inspection of the situation.

ISP said that Sunday morning (December 9) at approximately 3 a.m., Trooper Fulton responded to an area near Lakewood Drive to investigate a suspicious vehicle.

As he was driving toward the area he spotted a vehicle that matched the description of the suspicious vehicle. The vehicle was parked on Blackford Road and was blocking a driveway. The vehicle’s headlights were on, but the taillights were off.

When Trooper Fulton approached the vehicle, he observed a male asleep in the driver’s seat and the vehicle was still running. After the trooper knocked on the window multiple times, the driver finally woke up. The driver was identified as Steven Reynolds, 23, of Mt. Vernon. Reynolds appeared to be impaired.

A wanted check revealed Reynolds was wanted out of Vanderburgh and Posey counties. During a search of his vehicle, officers located a backpack containing approximately 8 grams of methamphetamine, twelve syringes, twelve morphine sulfate extended release pills, a small amount of marijuana, and paraphernalia. Reynolds refused to submit to a chemical test. He was arrested and is currently in the Posey County Jail.

Arrested and Charges:

  • Steven Reynolds, 23, Mt. Vernon, IN
  1. Dealing Meth, Level 4 Felony
  2. Dealing in a Schedule II Controlled Substance, Level 4 Felony
  3. Possession of Meth, Level 6 Felony
  4. Unlawful Possession of a Syringe, Level 6 Felony
  5. Possession of a Controlled Substance, Class A Misdemeanor
  6. Possession of Marijuana, Class B Misdemeanor
  7. Possession of Paraphernalia, Class C Misdemeanor
  8. Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated, Refusal, Class C Misdemeanor
  9. Operating a Motor Vehicle without ever Receiving a License, Class C Misdemeanor

Arresting Officer: Trooper Zackary Fulton

Assisting Agency: Mt. Vernon Police

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