Search at campsite nets cocaine, 3 arrested

GARRETT, Ind. (WANE) Police seized a stash of cocaine and arrested three residents at a DeKalb County campsite Sunday.

Around 6:40 p.m. Sunday, DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department officers went to the Indian Springs Campground at 981 C.R. 64 south of Garrett on a report of people smoking crack cocaine. Police detained three people and a warrant to search a travel trailers at the campground was sought, the department said.

Officers seized 28 grams of crack cocaine in the search, according to a release. The stash holds an estimated street value of $2,500 to $3,000, the release said.

Police arrested Cameron S. Peterson on charges of felony dealing cocaine, felony possession of cocaine and felony maintaining a common nuisance, along with misdemeanor possession of paraphernalia; Monique M. Forgette on charges of felony possession of cocaine and misdemeanor visiting a common nuisance and possession of paraphernalia; and Thomas R. Bryant for felony possession of cocaine and misdemeanor visiting a common nuisance and possession of paraphernalia.

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Garrett Police Department.

DeKalb cocaine arrests

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