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Drug charges against man and woman in Clifford during home check

Two people were arrested by Bartholomew County authorities on drug charges during a home check.

 

Jason Matthew Grider, 39, Clifford, was arrested at his residence on October 27.   At approximately 9:54 p.m., Bartholomew County Sheriff’s deputies assisted Bartholomew County Probation officers during a home check in the 8200 block of North Washington Street, Clifford.

 

During the check, officers located a significant amount of narcotics.  Grider, who was on probation, for about three months, after serving approximately ten years on a narcotics manufacturing charge, was arrested and taken to the Bartholomew County Jail on the following preliminary charges:

 

Probation Violation

Dealing Methamphetamine

Maintaining a Common Nuisance

Possession of Methamphetamine

Possession of Heroin

Possession of Marijuana

Possession of a Controlled Substance

Possession Legend Drug

Possession Synthetic Drug

Possession of Paraphernalia

 

He remains in BCJ without bond.

 

Another occupant at the residence, Amy Rivera, 36, Clifford, was arrested on preliminary charges:

 

Maintaining a Common Nuisance

Possession of Methamphetamine

Possession of Marijuana

Possession of a Controlled Substance

Possession of Paraphernalia

Possession of a Synthetic Drug

Possession of Legend Drug

 

She remains in BCJ in lieu of $91,000 bond.

 

All persons are presumed innocent unless/until proven guilty in a court of law.

 

“BCSO’s greatest focus and number one priority is drug eradication – particularly targeting people who provide illegal narcotics to Bartholomew County residents said Bartholomew County Sheriff Chief Deputy Major Chris Lane.