The following individuals were arrested by the Mt. Carmel Police Department. All subjects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
04/16/2018-Mt. Carmel Police arrested 34 year old Gavin M. Roberts of Mt. Carmel on a warrant for felony theft. Police located Roberts walking in the 1100 block of N. Mulberry Street and knew he was wanted on the Wabash County Warrant. Roberts was arrested and transported to the Wabash County Jail where he was held pending the posting of bond.
Mt. Carmel Police arrested 27 year old Kendra L. Fuhrman of Princeton, Indiana after she came to the Mt. Carmel Police Department looking for a hotel room to stay at for the evening. A records check indicated that she was wanted on a Wabash County failure to appear warrant. Fuhrman was arrested and transported to the Wabash County Jail. Fuhrman was later released after posting $200.00 cash bond.
Mt. Camel Police Department arrested 23 year old Justin K. Prater of Mt. Carmel after he was stopped for a traffic violation in the 1200 block of N. Walnut Street. During the traffic stop it was discovered that Prater was operating a motor vehicle on a suspended driver’s license. Prater was arrested and charged with driving while license is suspended, operating an uninsured motor vehicle and he was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia after police located a smoking device in his vehicle. Prater was held pending the posting of bond.
04/18/2018-Mt. Carmel Police arrested 41 year old Frank E. Shoultz of Mt. Carmel after police were called to a domestic issue at 930 Chestnut Street. Police caught up to Shoultz in the 700 block of Walnut Street and when police tried to stop him, he took off running. Police were able to subdue Shoultz and place him under arrest. Shoultz was charged with resisting a peace officer, possession of methamphetamine, and possession of contraband in a penal institution after police located narcotic in the sole of shoes belonging to Shoultz. Shoultz was also cited for possession of cannabis. Shoultz was held pending the posting of bond.