(JUDAH) – On Thursday, just after midnight, Indiana State Police Sergeant Greg Day and Trooper Chance Humphrey conducted a traffic stop on a Chevrolet van along State Road 37 in Judah for multiple traffic infractions.
During the course of the traffic stop, several criminal activity indicators were observed and police arrested 57-year-old Christopher D. Cox.
Trooper Cory Knight assisted with the stop, as did Mitchell Police Officer Shaun Cabral. Officer Cabral deployed his canine, Ido, who gave a positive alert on the vehicle.
Officers located more than 16 grams of meth, marijuana, controlled substance pills, and drug paraphernalia. In addition, evidence of dealing meth was recovered.
Cox was arrested on the following felony charges of dealing meth, possession of meth between 10 and 28 grams and misdemeanor charges of two counts of possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Cox was incarcerated in the Lawrence County Jail and is being held on a $20,005 cash or $200,000 surety bond.