Officers Arrest a Wanted Man After He's Reportedly Caught with Meth

Published 08/23 2014 08:05PM

Updated 08/23 2014 08:30PM

Jeffery Applegate
Jeffery Applegate
Evansville Police arrest a wanted man after he's reportedly caught with meth.
Officers stopped 37-year-old Jeffery Applegate as he pulled into his driveway in the 1000 block of Henning Avenue early Friday morning.
Officers say Applegate had a suspended license and an active warrant out for his arrest.
When officers searched Applegate's vehicle, they say they found a keychain with keys and a metal container that contained meth. Authorities say Applegate told officers the keychain wasn't his - but one of the keys did unlock the front door of the house.
Applegate was arrested for possession of meth and driving with a suspended license. He was booked into the Vanderburgh County Jail - and later released.

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