Warrant arrestOn Saturday, March 7th at 3:56 A.M. Deputy Taberski with the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department initiated a traffic stop on US 30 East of Queen Road for a traffic infraction. During the course of the stop the passenger in the vehicle identified as 36 year old Dale L. Tharpe of LaPorte was found to have an active warrant through LaPorte County for Theft. Tharpe was taken into custody and held at the Marshall County Jail for LaPorte County on no bond.




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