(Updated) Three people were arrested in Washington on a long list of drug charges Tuesday.
Late Tuesday night, members of the U.S. Marshal’s Service, Indiana State Police, the Daviess County Sheriff’s Office and Washington City Police Department went to 17 Coronado Drive in Washington to serve an arrest warrant.
Officers received information that 43 year-old James E. Choate II of Vincennes, was wanted on warrants out of Pike County, and was at the address which belongs to Choates’ brother. Officers arrived at approximately 8:00 p.m. to serve the warrant.
Officers located Choate and two other people 26 year-old Adam L. Conger of Washington and 36 year-old Angela M. Stapleton Washington inside the residence. Also while inside the residence officers located precursors for manufacturing methamphetamine.
Choate was arrested for Possession of a Schedule 4 Controlled Substance; Resisting Law Enforcement; Obstruction of Justice; Dealing in Methamphetamine within 1,000 feet of a School; Possession of Meth; Possession of a Syringe; and Visiting a Common Nuisance. Choate was also arrested on warrants for Dealing in Methamphetamine; Resisting Law Enforcement; Possession of Meth; and Possession of two or more Chemical Regents.
Conger was arrested and booked for Dealing in Meth within 1,000 Feet of a School; Possession of a Syringe; and Visiting a Common Nuisance.
Stapleton was arrested for Dealing in Methamphetamine within 1,000 feet of a School; Possession of Hypodermic Needles/Syringe; and Visiting or Maintaining a Common Nuisance.
All three were booked without bond into the Daviess County Jail.