Police Find 18 Bags Of Heroin During Traffic Stop

By Emma Koch - 21Alive

Police Find 18 Bags Of Heroin During Traffic Stop

February 25, 2014 Updated Feb 25, 2014 at 11:21 AM EDT

WARSAW, Ind. (21Alive) -- A Wabash woman and her boyfriend were arrested after narcotics officers found them in possession of 18 bags of heroin.

Monday at approximately 2:00 p.m., Warsaw Police made a traffic stop on a Pontiac Grand Prix in the 300 block of South Detroit Street, after receiving an anonymous tip that the vehicle occupants were transporting heroin to sell in both Kosciusko County and Wabash County.

A police canine alerted to the presence of illegal drugs and 18 individual bags of Heroin, weighing approximately eight 8 grams total, were recovered from Meagan A. Martens’ body.

Narcotics officers took Meagan Martens, 24, of Wabash, into custody and booked her into the Kosciusko County Jail on a class B felony charge of dealing in a schedule I controlled substance (Heroin), and possession of a schedule I controlled substance. She was being held with no bond.

Martens’ boyfriend, Douglas B. Jordan, 26, also of Wabash, was booked for dealing in a schedule I controlled substance (Heroin), a class B felony, and held with no bond.

Narcotics officers indicate that Martens and Jordan were significant suppliers of Heroin in the Kosciusko and Wabash County areas.




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