Man faces meth, gun charges after Parke County stop

Mar. 19—A Hendricks County man was arrested on drug and gun charges after a traffic stop in Parke County about 6:35 p.m. Monday.

Jailed is Seven M. Welden, 38, of Coatsville.

The Parke County Sheriff's Department said deputies after a traffic stop in rural Montezuma found Weldon in possession of about nine ounces of methampetamine, as well as firearms, ammunition, Xanax, syringes and paraphernalia.

He was booked into Parke County Jail on charges of dealing in methamphetamine, a Level 2 felony, and serious violent felon in possession of a firearm. Bond has been set at $50,000, cash only.