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ALLEN COUNTY
SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT

715 S. Calhoun St.  Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Phone 260-449-7535 Fax 260-449-7915

 

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

Allen County Warrants Officers Find Cocaine After Arresting Warrant Suspect.

 

 

SUSPECT/ARRESTED:          Rodney Lamont Pope

                                                M/B/41

                                                Fort Wayne, IN

 

CHARGES:                            Parole Violation                         No Bond

                                               Possession of Cocaine               Bond $10,000

                                                           

                                   

WHEN:            February 14, 2008

 

 

DETAILS:     On Thursday, February 14, 2008, at approximately 10:50 a.m., Officers Eric Windom and Michael Neuman with the Allen County Sheriff’s Department Warrants and Fugitive Division observed Rodney L. Pope standing at a pay phone in the 600 block. Of Oxford Street, Officer Windom knew that Mr. Pope had an active arrest warrant for Violation of Parole.  Officer Windom approached Mr. Pope and placed him under arrest for the active warrant.  While searching Mr. Pope during the arrest Officer Windom found approximately 9 grams of crack cocaine in his right coat sleeve.  Mr. Pope was transported to the Allen County Lock-up where he was booked in for the active Parole Violation warrant and an additional charge of Possession of Cocaine.  The cocaine had an approximate street value of $1000.00 Dollars.

 

 

CONTACT:     Steve Stone

                        Public Information Officer

                        260-449-4954