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Scott County Resident Faces Drug Charges

Donald York, Jr. was arrested Tuesday morning on numerous drug charges. / Photo: ISP Sellersburg
Donald York, Jr. was arrested Tuesday morning on numerous drug charges. / Photo: ISP Sellersburg

A Scott County resident was one of two people arrested on drug charges early Tuesday morning in Clark County.

Sgt. Jerry Goodin, with the Indiana State Police Post in Sellersburg, says that just before 3 a.m., Trooper Rob Caudill and Trooper Nathan Abbott of the ISP Sellersburg Post arrested 47-year-old Donald E. York, Jr., of Lexington. The troopers also arrested 39-year-old Amy M. Hether, of Charlestown, for "numerous drug related offenses."

Goodin says the arrests were the result of a traffic stop conducted by the troopers on State Road 403 at Greenleaf Road in Sellersburg. During the traffic stop, troopers searched the truck, which was being driven by Hether, and located meth, controlled substances and paraphernalia.

York was preliminarily charged with dealing in a controlled substance, dealing in methamphetamine, possession of controlled substance, possession of methamphetamine and maintaining a common nuisance, all felonies. He is also facing a misdemeanor of possession of drug paraphernalia.

Hether was preliminarily charged with felony counts of dealing in a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance, possession of methamphetamine and maintaining a common nuisance. She is also facing a misdemeanor of possession of drug paraphernalia.

Both subjects were booked in the Clark County Jail and are being held without bond.

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Amy Hether was arrested Tuesday morning on numerous drug charges. / Photo: ISP SellersburgDonald York, Jr. was arrested Tuesday morning on numerous drug charges. / Photo: ISP Sellersburg
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013 7:02:42 AM


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