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The Fight against Drugs Continue, Hard Work from Deputies Leads to More Arrests


Scott County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Jerry Goodin

News Release


111 South First Street                                                                   

Scottsburg, Indiana 47170                                 March 1, 2019



The Fight against Drugs Continue, Hard Work from Deputies Leads to More Arrests


Scott County-On February 28, 2019, Scott County Sheriff’s Office received information about drug activity at a residence in Austin, Indiana. Scott County deputies with the assistance of Indiana State Police made contact with Don King, age 31, Austin. King was taken into custody and charged with Dealing in Methamphetamine and Maintaining a Common Nuisance.


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On February 28, 2019, with the assistance of the Scott County Prosecutor’s Office, an arrest warrant was issued for Kenneth “Wayne” Davis, age 51, Austin. This arrest stemmed from a search warrant that was executed earlier this week. Davis was charged with Maintaining a Common Nuisance and Possession of Paraphernalia.


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Others arrested on warrants are as followed:

Michael Miller was arrested for Invasion of Privacy, Possession Scheduled I,II,III, or IV Controlled Substance, (2) Counts Failure to Appear

Rita Samson was arrested for an Out of County Warrant


Deputies/Agencies Involved:

Deputy Joe Baker

Deputy Joe Guarneri

Deputy Darin Marshall

Detective Paul Clute

Indiana State Police

Scott County Prosecutor’s Office



All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a Court of Law.



Contact Sheriff Jerry Goodin at Scott County Sheriff’s Office (812)752-8400