Three Arrested In Parke County For Burglary, Auto Theft And Meth 


Parke County, In. – The Parke County Sheriff’s Office has arrested 3 people after investigating a burglary. Arrested on June 5th and charged with Burglary, Auto Theft, Theft and Possession of Methamphetamine were Shadrach E. Cross, 37 years old, and Sydney D. Leas, 27 years old, both of Mecca.  A search warrant was executed on their home and turned up additional stolen property, methamphetamine and other evidence 18-year-old Kaiden A. Smith of Lodi was also arrested and charged with Auto Theft and False Informing. Additional charges are expected as the investigation continues. All three were booked into the Parke County and are awaiting arraignment.

Sydney D. Leas                                                          Kaiden A. Smith                                               Shadrach E. Cross