Spencer County lengthy drug investigation leads to arrest

SPENCER CO. – Indiana State Police All Crimes Jasper Policing Team (ACP) and the Indiana State Police Drug Enforcement Section (DES) have conducted a lengthy drug investigation over the past several weeks in Spencer County.

Otto Embry Jr.

During the investigation, troopers and DES detectives were able to obtain enough probable cause to charge 55-year-old Otto W. Embry Jr. with several counts of dealing and possession of methamphetamine. 

On May 11th, troopers were able to locate Embry and take him into custody without incident. Embry was taken to the Spencer County Jail on felony charges of three counts of dealing meth, and three counts of possession of meth.

Master Trooper Trey Lytton, Trooper Connor Giesler, and DES Detectives, Trooper Kaitlyn Greene and her canine partner Drogos, the Dubois County Sheriff Department, and the Huntingburg Police Department assisted with the investigation.