The following subjects were arrested by the Mt. Carmel Police Department. All subjects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
07/08/2018-Mt. Carmel Police arrested 60 year old Benny L. Lamar of Peoria after he was stopped by a Mt. Carmel Police Officer. During the traffic stop it was discovered that Lamar was driving on a suspended Indiana driver’s license. It is further alleged that Lamar was in possession of suspected methamphetamine. Lamar was transported to the Wabash County Jail where he was charged with possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. Lamar was also issued a citation for possession of cannabis and driving while license is suspended. Lamar was held pending the posting of bond.
07/10/2018-Mt. Carmel Police arrested 29 year old Thomas E. Fugate of Mt. Carmel after police responded to 418 Cedar Street reference a domestic situation. During the course of their investigation it was discovered that Fugate was wanted on three Wabash County failure to appear warrants. Fugate was transported to the Wabash County Jail where the warrants were served. Fugate is currently in jail awaiting the posting of bond.
07/11/2018-Mt. Carmel Police arrested 47 year old Jodi K. Parrish of Mt. Carmel after she was stopped early this morning. During the traffic stop it was discovered that Parrish was driving on a suspended driver’s license. Parrish was transported to the Wabash County Jail where she was cited for driving while license is suspended and operating an uninsured motor vehicle. Parrish is being held pending the posting of bond.