Two arrested after suspect seen taking keys from vehicle

Image of confiscated drugs and paraphernalia provided by the LaGrange Marshal's Department.

LAGRANGE, Ind. (WANE) Two LaGrange residents were arrested Tuesday after police served a search warrant and found methamphetamine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia in a residence.

The investigation began when a suspect was seen stealing the keys from inside a vehicle in the area of North Detroit Street. A short time later a search warrant was granted to search the suspect’s residence on West Michigan Street.

Steven David Janda of LaGrange was arrested for Theft (Class a Misdemeanor), Unlawful Entry of the Vehicle (Class B Misdemeanor), Possession of Methamphetamine (Level 6 Felony), Possession of Marijuana (Class B Misdemeanor), Possession of Paraphernalia (Class C Misdemeanor), Possession of a Legend Drug (Level 6 Felony), and Maintaining a Common Nuisance (Level 6 Felony).

Michael Jay Neuenschwander also of LaGrange was arrested for Maintaining a Common Nuisance (Level 6 Felony).

Photos of Steven Janda (L) and Michael Neueschwander (R) provided by the Lagrange Marshal’s Office.