Asking Cop For Ride To See His Mom Earns Mt. Carmel Man Ride To Jail Instead

Mt. Carmel Police arrested 31 year old Carl P. Pierce after he stopped a police officer and asked for a ride to his mother’s.  The officer knew Pierce was wanted on a Wabash County warrant.  Pierce was arrested and transported to the Wabash County Jail where he was served the warrant.  Pierce is being held in the Wabash County Jail pending the posting of $1,000.00 cash bond.