Odor Investigation Leads to Four Drug Arrests


An investigation by the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department into reports of a chemical odor in Monterey led to four arrests. Officers responded to a home in the 6400 block of Main Street and obtained a search warrant for the residence. They seized marijuana, unspecified controlled substances and numerous items of drug paraphernalia, according to the incident report.

Ashley Braasch, 20, is charged with maintaining a common nuisance, dealing in marijuana, possession of a Schedule 4 controlled substance, possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia.

Gary Braasch, Jr., 18, faces charges of maintaining a common nuisance, possession of marijuana, minor in possession of alcohol and possession of paraphernalia.

Kimberly Braasch, 49, and 55-year-old Gary Braasch are both charged with maintaining a common nuisance and possession of paraphernalia.

The Indiana State Police assisted with the investigation.