Indiana State Police discover suspect 'unresponsive' in crawl space
Indiana State Police say say they found a suspect wanted on several warrants -- but it's where they found him that's sent him straight to the hospital.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Indiana State Police say say they found a suspect wanted on several warrants -- but it's where they found him that caused them to sent him straight to the hospital.
According to a news release from the police department, an Indiana State Police trooper in Sellersburg learned that 42-year-old Richmond Graham, a Pekin, Indiana resident, was at a home on Cherry Street, near the corner of Main Street, in Salem, Indiana.
Graham was wanted on charges of theft, auto theft, and failure to appear.
When troopers arrived in the home, they allegedly found Graham: according to the news release, he was hiding in a crawl space under the home, and was "unresponsive."
He was taken to Saint Vincent Hospital in Salem.
While searching the crawl space, police allegedly found 8.3 grams of methamphetamine, paraphernalia and synthetic drugs.
Graham was eventually released from the hospital, whereupon he was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of paraphernalia, maintaining a common nuisance, resisting law enforcement and possession of a synthetic drug.
The arrest warrants for the prior charges were also served.
Graham is currently being held in the Washington County Jail.
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