Expired Plate Leads to Discovery of Drugs and Syringes  

Expired Plate Leads to Discovery of Drugs and Syringes  


On February 17, 2020, at approximately 7:40 p.m., Trooper William Clark was patrolling in the area of Old US 41, near Alexander Street. 

Trooper Clark stopped a motorcycle for an expired license plate. 

The driver was stopped and criminal activity was detected and a search was conducted. 

Arrested and Charged was Jason A. Mize, 42, Carlisle, IN

  • Dealing Methamphetamine, Felony 3
  • Dealing a Schedule I, II or III Substance, Felony 6
  • Possession of Methamphetamine, Felony 6 
  • Possession of Hypodermic Syringe, Felony 6
  • Maintaining a Common Nuisance, Felony 6 
  • Dealing Marijuana, Class A Misdemeanor 
  • Possession of Marijuana, Class B Misdemeanor 
  • Possession of Paraphernalia, Class A Misdemeanor

During the search it was discovered that Mize had 60 grams of methamphetamine, six hypodermic syringes, seventeen grams of marijuana, digital scales and paraphernalia, in his possession. 

Mize was arrested and taken to the Sullivan County Jail where he is currently being held.  

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