The following subjects were arrested by the Mt. Carmel Police Department. All subjects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
10/03/2016- Mt. Carmel Police arrested Justin M. Gourley, age 33, of Mt. Carmel after the vehicle he was riding in was stopped by Mt. Carmel Police. During the traffic stop, K-9 Ace and his handler Sgt. Perry arrived on scene and conducted a free air narcotics sniff around the vehicle. K-9 Ace alerted on the vehicle and a search of the person and vehicle was conducted by the officer’s. Gourley was found to be in possession of a substance suspected of being methamphetamine. Gourley was arrested and transported to the Wabash County Jail where he was charged with possession of methamphetamine. Gourley was held pending the posting of bond.
10/02/2016-Mt. Carmel Police arrested Jessica D. Cunninham, age 24, of Mt. Carmel. The arresting officer reported seeing Cunningham sitting outside her residence in the 1200 block of Walnut Street and knew she had a warrant for her arrest. The arresting officer placed Cunningham under arrest and transported her the Wabash County Jail where she was served the notice to appear warrant. Cunningham was held pending the posting of bond.