Upon arriving Officers informed the owner of the residence Bradley J. Kelley age 33 of Fort Branch that they had received a tip that illegal drugs were at this residence. Officers on scene were given consent to search the property. Shortly after beginning the search a one pot methamphetamine lab and several items associated drug paraphernalia and manufacturing items were found.
Bradley J. Kelley and his estranged wife Melissa Kelley age 35 of Princeton were both taken into custody and taken to the Gibson County Jail. Both subjects remain in custody with no bail.
Bradley J. Kelley and Melissa Kelley are being charged with Manufacturing of Methamphetamine a B Felony and Neglect of a Dependent a C Misdemeanor.
Assisting in the investigation was:
Darrell Parker (Lead Investigator) Fort Branch Police Department
John Fischer Gibson County Sheriff’s Deputy
Sgt. Bruce Vanoven Gibson County Sheriff’s Deputy
Rodger Leister Owensville Town Marshall
Indiana State Police Clandestine Lab team
GIBSON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE - NIXLE