Parking issue leads to 6 drug arrests

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(WISH Photo/Brett Bensley)

COLUMBUS, Ind. (WISH) – Six people were taken into custody after a report of a parking issue.

According to the Columbus Police Department, officers responded Sunday to the 300 block of Parkway Drive in Columbus for a report a vehicle in the roadway blocking mailboxes.

Once on scene, officers were able to detect the smell of marijuana, which was found to be coming from a residence nearby.

On the porch of the residence were found  two syringes, according to police.

A search warrant was then obtained and executed at the residence. During the search, glass pipes, spoons with methamphetamine residue, hypodermic needles as well as counterfeit money were discovered.


As a result of the search, the following six people were taken into custody:

  • 33-year-old Julia Campbell
  • 28-year-old Brittany Fear
  • 41-year-old Joshua Wilson
  • 30-year-old lacy Beltran
  • 46-year-old Gary Woessner
  • 35-year-old Jerermiah Anderson