DATE: Thursday, December 15, 2016
SUBJECT: Traffic Stop leads Deputies to Narcotics Arrest
RELEASE NUMBER: 2016-NR-101
CONTACT: Lt. Dave Townsend
AUTHORITY: Sheriff Dave Wedding
On Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 11:30pm, a deputy with the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office made a traffic stop that resulted in the seizure of a large quantity of illegal narcotics.
A Black 2001 Ford Mustang being operated by Tiffani Colschen was stopped near the intersection of Walnut St. and Vann Ave. for a traffic infraction.
A search of the vehicle resulted in the seizure of over 226 grams methamphetamine, 30 grams of heroin, and 2.36 grams of cocaine with an approximate street value of $27,500.
Tiffani Colschen and a passenger in the vehicle, Kevin Carter, were both arrested and booked into the Vanderburgh County Jail on the charges listed below.
Tiffani Colschen, W/F, Age 28, Evansville, IN
Kevin Carter, W/M, Age 39, Evansville, IN
Dealing Methamphetamine, Level 2 Felony, Dealing Cocaine, Level 2 Felony,
and Possession of Cocaine, Level 5 Felony.