Today, a search warrant served by Indiana State Police troopers resulted in the arrests of Allyson Byerline, 21, and Collan Johnson, 32, both from Rochester, IN.

Indiana State Police Trooper Jesse Reason initiated a narcotics investigation after receiving information about possible illegal drug activity occurring at 61 Coral Drive, Rochester, IN. During the investigation Reason applied for and was granted a Fulton County search warrant for the Coral Drive home. 

Today at approximately 9:43 a.m. Reason with a team of state troopers served the warrant. Inside they located Byerline and Johnson. During a further search of the residence, officers allegedly found approximately a quarter pound of methamphetamine, marijuana, $669.00 in United States currency, and numerous items of drug paraphernalia.

Byerline and Johnson were both incarcerated in the Fulton County Jail. They each face criminal charges for dealing methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Johnson faces an additional charge for invasion of privacy. 

Assisting with the search warrant were ISP Lieutenant T.J. Zeiser, Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officer Master Trooper Bart Stouffer, Trooper Steven Glass, Trooper Doug Weaver, and Fulton County Sheriff’s Detective Sergeant Travis Heishman. 

All criminal defendants are to be presumed innocent until, and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.