Seibert Faces Meth Charge

On 01/03/18 at 9:44pm Mt. Carmel Police arrested 23 year old West Salem, IL resident Coleton E.D. Seibert for Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia following a traffic stop on a gray Toyota on outer N Cherry Street of which Seibert was a passenger in. The officer requested Ofc. Daniel Hopper and his K-9 “Ace” to respond as well. Once Ofc. Hopper arrived he conducted a free air narcotics sniff around the exterior of the Toyota vehicle. “Ace” alerted on the vehicle for the presence of illegal drugs so a search was conducted. In doing so the arresting officer located suspected methamphetamine in the area of which Seibert was seated as well as on his person. Seibert was placed under arrest and transported to the Wabash County Jail. Seibert was charged and held pending bond setting by a judge.