On Friday, October 25th NET43 purchased 10.5 grams of heroin and 112 grams of methamphetamine in Marshall County. NET 43 purchased an additional 198 grams of methamphetamine from the same subject(s) on October 28th.

MugShot_Ladd,JosephJoseph Ladd, 36 years old of South Bend, and

MugShot_Perry,Kerry 10-18-19Kerry Perry, 37 years old of South Bend, were taken into custody and are being held at the Marshall County Jail.

Ladd and Perry have been preliminarily charged with dealing methamphetamine. The Marshall County Drug Unit, the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department and the Indiana State Police assisted with the apprehensions.

So far this month, NET 43 has purchased, or seized, over a pound of methamphetamine.


The defendant’s charge (arrest) is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Narcotics Enforcement Team (NET) 43 is a collaborative law enforcement unit, consisting of officers from the Warsaw and Winona Lake Police Departments, the Indiana State Police and the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office. If you have information on suspicious drug activity, drug trafficking, or drug suspects; please contact NET43 at NET43@kcgov.com or by telephone at 574-372-2494.