SEVERE WX : Severe Thunderstorm Watch - Severe Thunderstorm Warning - Flash Flood Warning View Alerts

Martin County Sheriff's Deputy arrested on drug charges

Police say the investigation shows Salmon dealt hydrocodone on multiple occasions in 2017.

Posted: Mar 5, 2018 4:42 PM

MARTIN COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - A Wabash Valley Sheriff's Deputy found himself on the wrong side of the law.

News 10 has learned 33-year-old Danny Salmon of Loogootee faces charges of dealing a controlled substance and theft.

He turned himself into sheriff's deputies Friday evening.

Police say the investigation shows Salmon dealt hydrocodone on multiple occasions in 2017.

We reached out to Martin County Sheriff Travis Roush for a comment.

He says this is an unfortunate situation.

He went on to say it's a blow to not only his department but to the community as well.

Due to the nature of this case, the sheriff said he reached out to Indiana State Police to help with the investigation.

Salmon has bonded out of jail and resigned from his position from the Martin County Sheriff's Department.

Article Comments

Terre Haute
Broken Clouds
84° wxIcon
Hi: 89° Lo: 69°
Feels Like: 89°
Robinson
Clear
75° wxIcon
Hi: 89° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 75°
Indianapolis
Overcast
71° wxIcon
Hi: 91° Lo: 70°
Feels Like: 71°
Rockville
Broken Clouds
84° wxIcon
Hi: 87° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 89°
Casey
Few Clouds
82° wxIcon
Hi: 87° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 88°
Brazil
Broken Clouds
84° wxIcon
Hi: 88° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 89°
Marshall
Broken Clouds
84° wxIcon
Hi: 86° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 89°
Increasing Clouds and Hot With Showers and Storms
WTHI Planner
WTHI Temps
WTHI Radar

Latest Video

Image

Sunday 8/18 AM Wx

Image

South Soccer

Image

South Braves Golf

Image

Valley Kick-off

Image

Stormcrest Festival

Image

Terre Haute Swim-a-thon

Image

Nationwide Clear the Shelter events held Saturday

Image

Sullivan County Human Society Celebrates 10 Years

Image

New Afrikan People's Assembly

Image

Saturday 8/17 Weather

WTHI Events