Two People arrested in Parke County for dealing in Methamphetamine


On April 21, 2019, deputies from the Parke County Sheriff’s Department conducted a search of a residence in Montezuma due to information the illegal drug activity was taking place.

During the search deputies located approximately 7 grams of methamphetamine along with additional paraphernalia.

Rebecca Ritchey, 33 of Montezuma and Junior Pressley II, 56 of Montezuma were both arrested and charged with Dealing in methamphetamine, level 3 Felony, and Possession of paraphernalia, Class A Misdemeanor.  Both are being housed in the Parke County Jail on a bond of $50,000.

Junior Pressley II

Rebecca Ritchey