COLUMBIA CITY â€” A man was released from his sentence to the Whitley County Jail two years early due to good conduct.
Kyle M. Barker, 27, was scheduled to be released Jan. of 2016. He had been serving at the work release facility.
Barker was initially sentenced to the Indiana Department of Correction for 10 years in March of 2011 for dealing in methamphetamine.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Seventeen people were arrested Thursday evening after several police officers came together to serve arrest warrants.
The Whitley County Drug Task Force spearheaded a sweep of Whitley County Thursday afternoon, serving 14 warrants for methamphetamine-related crimes, and booking three more in the process.
According to a press release from the Whitley County Prosecutorâ€™s Office, some investigations date back as far as May 2013.