Cayuga man arrested, facing drug charges

It happened around 8 p.m. on Friday in Cayuga, Indiana.

Posted: Apr 28, 2018 7:48 PM

CAYUGA, Ind. (WTHI) - A man is facing drug charges following his arrest on Friday.

It happened around 8 p.m. in Cayuga, Indiana.

The Vermillion County Sheriff's Office says a deputy tried to conduct a traffic stop on a grey Chevrolet Impala during Operation Pullover. 

Police say that's when the vehicle accelerated and drove erratically through a residential area.

After a short chase, police arrested Joshua L. Fitzwater, 28, of Cayuga. 

He's currently in the Vermillion County Jail on a $10,000 bond. 

Fitzwater faces charges of Resisting Law Enforcement with a Vehicle, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Paraphernalia.

Police also cited Fitzwater for false license plates. Police impounded the vehicle.

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