Pair Arrested On Drug Charges

On 12/18/17 at 07:21am Mt. Carmel Police arrested Mt. Carmel residents Morgan K. Shelby, age 18, and Evan T. Doan, age 20, for Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. The arrests were a result of officers looking for a male subject who was trespassing at the apartment complex in the 1400 block of West 3rd Street. When officers made contact with Shelby they observed methamphetamine drug paraphernalia on the table behind her. Officers then investigated further which resulted in methamphetamine being found on another table as well as other drug paraphernalia. Also present in the room was Evan Doan who was found sleeping. Both were placed under arrest and transported to the Wabash County Jail. Charges were issued and bond was set at $2000 cash for each subject.