Michelle Poe
Michelle Poe
An undercover investigation by NET 43 officers led to the arrest of a Warsaw woman for allegedly dealing drugs out the Victory Hotel.

Michelle Poe, 34, of 3762 E. Old 30, Warsaw, was booked in the Kosciusko County Jail at 5:51 p.m. Thursday and faces felony charges of dealing methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, dealing cocaine or narcotic drugs, possession of cocaine or narcotic drugs, dealing marijuana, and misdemeanor charges of possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia.

According to a news release from the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office, NET 43 officers used covert surveillance and tactical operations to investigate the crimes and executed a search warrant at Victory Hotel, 223 W. Jefferson St., Warsaw. As a result of the search warrant, officers located 146 grams of methamphetamine, 13.50 ounces of marijuana, 7 grams of cocaine and 69 hits of acid, with a street value of approximately $17,400.

Additionally, officers seized a total of $2,882 in cash.

Poe’s bond was set at $25,000 surety plus $250 cash.

NET 43 stands for Narcotics Enforcement Team and is a collaborative law enforcement unit consisting of officers from the Warsaw and Winona Lake police departments, Indiana State Police and KCSO. Anyone with information on suspicious drug activity, drug trafficking or drug suspects, can contact NET 43 at NET43@kcgov.com or by phone at 574-372-2494.