Two in Hardinsburg Busted for Meth and Weapons

Two in Hardinsburg Busted for Meth and Weapons


Two people were arrested for charges relating to the possession and dealing of methamphetamine Wednesday evening following an investigation by officers with the Drug Enforcement Section (DES) assigned to the Indiana State Police Sellersburg Post.

Arrested and charged were:

Todd Sieg, 41, Hardinsburg, IN: 

  • Dealing in Methamphetamine – Level 2 Felony
  • Possession of Methamphetamine – Level 3 Felony 
  • Possession of a Handgun by Serious Violent Felon (3 counts) – Level 4 Felony 
  • Possession of Firearm with Obliterated Serial Number – Level 5 Felony 
  • Possession of Schedule 4 Controlled Substance – Level 6 Felony 
  • Possession of Stolen Property – Level 6 Felony 
  • Maintaining a Common Nuisance – Level 6 Felony 
  • Possession of Paraphernalia – A Misdemeanor
  • Warrant for Theft, Clark County Indiana

Sarah Wethington, 42, Paoli, IN: 

  • Possession of Methamphetamine – Level 6 Felony 
  • Visiting a Common Nuisance – Level 6 Felony 
  • Possession of Paraphernalia – A Misdemeanor 
  • Warrant for Possession of Methamphetamine, Orange County Indiana


On Wednesday, Troopers with DES received information about possible drug activity at a Hardinsburg address just inside Orange County.

Investigators also learned that their person of interest, Sieg, was wanted on a Clark County warrant.

When officers arrived, they located Sieg and Wethington.

Officers discovered Wethington was wanted on a warrant in Orange County.

After locating Sieg, officers continued their investigation, which included a search of the residence.

During the search, officers discovered more than 5 ounces of suspected methamphetamine, three handguns, just under $3000 in cash, and numerous drug paraphernalia items.

Officers also located a stolen wallet related to Sieg’s theft warrant out of Clark County.

Officers from the Drug Enforcement Section were assisted by officers from the Sellersburg Post All-Crimes Policing Squad and the Washington County Sheriff’s Department Drug Team.  

Both Seig and Wethington were transported to the Orange County Jail without incident.