Wednesday morning, around 8:00am, Porter County Multi-Enforcement Group (PCMEG), assisted by the Portage Police Department and Portage SWAT, executed an arrest warrant on 35 year old Valparaiso resident, Jeffrey F. Vanautreve, for a Failure to Appear warrant at a residence in the 2400 Block of Odell in Portage. Vanautreve’s original charges were Dealing Narcotics, both being felonies. During the execution of the arrest warrant, three subjects were located inside; two of those subjects were released on scene and Vanautreve was taken into custody without incident. A search warrant was obtained for the residence and narcotics were located inside. Jeffrey Vanautreve was taken into custody on his FTA warrant with additional charges pending.
April 25th, 2018|Local News|