Four Arrested in Kosciusko County Drug Bust


SYRACUSE, Ind. (WOWO): Four people were arrested yesterday in Syracuse after the culmination of a recent drug task force investigation.

Officers from the Syracuse Police and Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department executed a search warrant at the location of 106 North Huntington Street, Syracuse yesterday evening.  Undercover Kosciusko County Drug Task Force officers had previously made several controlled purchases of crystal methamphetamine (ICE) at the residence. 

During the course of the investigation, officers had obtained information that firearms were observed inside the residence.  The Kosciusko County SWAT Team was activated and made entry with the search warrant obtained with the assistance of the Kosciusko County Prosecutor’s Office.  Once inside, officers took four individuals into custody, along with seizing small quantities of heroin, marijuana, and crystal meth (ICE).

Arrested inside the residence were: 20-year-old Drew Allen Cripe of Leesburg (Charged with felony dealing in methamphetamine and felony dealing in a narcotic drug/heroin), 25-year-old Timothy David Marsillett of Syracuse (Charged with felony dealing in methamphetamine), 19-year-old Katelyn Alyn Gibson of Milford (Charged with maintaining common nuisance) and 19-year-old Breanna Arthen Hullinger of North Webster (Charged with visiting a common nuisance).