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Deputies Bust Burglar with Meth


Scott County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Jerry Goodin

News Release


111 South First Street                                 Date 03/16/2021

Scottsburg, Indiana 47170


Immediate Release


Deputies Bust Burglar with Meth

Scott County-On March 15, 2021, First Sergeant John Hartman and Captain Shawn Mayer responded to an address in rural Scott County for a Burglary in progress.  Upon arrival officers found Brandon Adam, 37, of Lexington inside the garage of the home. His vehicle was parked in the driveway loaded with articles from the garage. He was taken into custody and while being arrested deputies located approximately 17 grams of Methamphetamine. He was arrested for Burglary, Theft Greater Than $750 but Less Than $50,000, Possession of Methamphetamine At Least 10 Grams but Less Than 28 Grams, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Paraphernalia and Maintaining a Common Nuisance. 

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

All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.