Parke County Sheriff

458 W. Strawberry Road, Rockville, IN 47872

Phone: (765) 569-5413

Fax: (765) 569-5283

Parke County Sheriff's Office

For Emergencies Dial 911

Parke County Sheriff
Parke County

On 5/10/21 Deputies attempted to conduct a traffic stop near Montezuma.  The vehicle failed to stop and  a pursuit ensured.  Deputies pursued the vehicle westbound on US36 entering into Vermillion County with speeds reaching over 100 miles per hour.  Deputies then continued pursuing the vehicle into Illinois, when entering Illinois, the vehicle turned South on route 1.  The vehicle continued southbound on Route 1 until coming into Paris Illinois.  After entering Paris Illinois, the vehicle crashed.  The male driver later identified as Robert Bealmear then ran on foot after crashing.  Parke County deputies continued the pursuit on foot before apprehending the subject in a business's yard in Paris Illinois.  Robert Bealmear will be facing charges of resisting law enforcement, reckless driving, and he also had outstanding warrants.

On 5/8/21 Deputies were called to the area of Coxville Rd east of CR 600 W for a vehicle collision.  Once on scene, Deputies established probable cause ot believe the operator was impaired.  Further investigation discovered that the driver, Edward Salisbury, was operating while intoxicated under the influence of a controlled substance.  Edward was remanded to the Parke County Jail and charged with OWI Controlled Substance, His bond is $3000 with 10%.

On 5/7/21 Deputies conducted a warrant service at the address of 974 N Washington St, Montezuma, In.  Deputies were able to take Glenda Stone into custody without issue.  She was remanded to jail staff and is being held on a $10,000 bond with no 10%.

On 5/2/21 Deputies conducted a traffic stop in Bellmore.  During the stop, Deputies located methamphetamine and marijuana.  James Smiley was then taken into custody and charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, and possession of paraphernalia.

On 5/1/21 Deputies attempted to make a traffic stop near Bellmore.  The motorcycle then fled, and a pursuit ensued.  Deputies located the motorcycle shortly down the road and the driver.  The driver had fled into a storage shed.  Deputies placed Chad Keller into custody and he is being charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of a controlled substance, resisting law enforcement and outstanding warrants.

On 4/30/21 Deputies conducted responded to an accident on US 41 near Coxville Rd.  During the investigation deputies determined Steven Marchino was under the influence of alcohol.  Marchino was arrested and charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated.




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Zackery Brattain

On 4/19/21 was arrested for driving while suspended prior. 

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David Joseph

On 4/25/21 was arrested for Theft.

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William Swaim

On 4/27/21 was arrested for OVWI.

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Glenda Stone

On 5/7/21 was arrested on an outstanding Warrant out of Parke County.


Shannon Rademacher

On 4/13/21 was arrested for possession of methamphetamine, poss of a controlled substance and criminal trespass.


Roseann Marie Fields

On 4/14/21 was arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine.

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Donald Sutherland

On 4/18/21 was arrested for resisting law enforcement, operating a vehicle while intoxicated, reckless driving and criminal recklessness, additional charges in Putnam and Vermillion County Indiana.

Subjects are innocent until proven

guilty in the court of law.





Fred T. Stevenson Jr.

Subject is wanted on a Failure to Appear on a Conversion charge.


Garry E. Suggs

Subject is wanted on a Felony D Theft warrant.

Thomas H. Hurlow IV

Subject is wanted on a Resisting Law Enforcement and Criminal Mischief warrant.

If you have any information regarding wanted subjects call the Sheriff's Office at 765-569-5413.