Local Man arrested on Multiple Charges
47 year old Virgil Lee Gordon Gilpatrick of Jasper was arrested on multiple felony charges around 5:00 PM Friday.
Charges Filed Were: POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE (LEVEL 5 FELONY), POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA (A MISDEMEANOR), RESISTING LAW ENFORCEMENT (LEVEL 6 FELONY)
Miscellaneous Information: Jasper Police Officers were dispatched to the corner of 6th St. and St. John St. in reference to receiving two complaints of an altercation between two male subjects. Upon officers’ arrival, a male subject exited the residence with a bicycle and began fleeing the scene. Officers pursued on foot and the male
subject was apprehended a short distance away. The male subject was identified as the above Mr. Gilpatrick. After investigation it was determined that the altercation was verbal only. Mr. Gilpatrick was placed under arrest for resisting law enforcement and during a search of his person, officers located 6 grams of methamphetamine and a gram of marijuana. Mr. Gilpatrick was ultimately lodged in the Dubois County Security Center.
Dubois County Sheriff’s Office assisted on scene.