Search warrant yields two arrests at Elkhart apartment Wednesday
Posted: 06/14/2012 at 3:56 pm
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Chelsey A Nusbaum- 24yoa from Elkhart -Maintaining a Common Nuisance- - D Felony -Neglect of Dependent- D Felony
Hervey Clanton Jr. - 24 yoa from Elkhart -2 counts of Dealing Cocaine- -B Felony -Possession of Stolen Property- -D Felony -Serious Violent Felon in Possession of Handgun- - B Felony -Maintaining a Common Nuisance- - D Felony -Neglect of Dependent- -D Felony
Officers from the Drug Unit, Uniform Division and Community Affairs Bureau conducted the search warrant at 1212 Midtown Court, Apt. 84, around 5 p.m. following a short-term drug investigation, according to a press release from the Elkhart Police Department. Officers found drug paraphernalia and a stolen handgun.
Three children were removed from the home and released to a family member.
• Chelsey A. Nusbaum, 24, of Elkhart, was arrested on preliminary felony charges of maintaining a common nuisance and neglect of a dependent;
• Hervey Clanton Jr., 24, of Elkhart, was arrested on preliminary felony charges of dealing cocaine, possession of stolen property, being a serious violent felon in possession of a handgun, maintaining a common nuisance and neglect of a dependent, according to police.
To report suspicious activity in Elkhart, call police at 295-7070.