BEDFORD – A Bedford man was arrested after Indiana State Police Drug Enforcement served a search warrant on Thursday, December 22 at a home at 276 Rawlins Mill Road.
Troopers arrested 52-year-old Byron Ira on a charge of possession of meth.
The search warrant was in reference to Ira’s involvement with the dealing and possession of controlled substances.
On that day troopers witnessed a vehicle turn into the driveway on Rawlins Mill Road and Ira was a passenger in the vehicle.
Trooper approached Ira and asked him to step out of the vehicle.
A trooper located a plastic bag containing approximately one gram of crystal meth under Ira’s seat. Ira later confessed the meth belonged to him.
Ira was incarcerated in the Lawrence County Jail on a charge of possession of meth.