Spencer County couple arrested during stop

From Local Sources

Ryan Mullins
Amy Mullins

FERDINAND — A Friday traffic stop on I-64 near Ferdinand resulted in a Spencer County couple’s arrest.

An Indiana State Police trooper stopped a GMC Sonoma pickup truck along the interstate at 12:28 p.m. because its plate returned as expired. An investigation determined the driver, Amy L. Mullins, 37, 7033 E. Spencer County Road 1930N, had a suspended license and was classified as a habitual traffic violator.

Police say an inventory of the vehicle located four syringes in a bag under the truck’s passenger seat.

The passenger, Ryan Mullins, 38, also of the Spencer County Road 1930N address, was taken into custody for alleged unlawful possession of the syringes.

Authorities booked Amy Mullins into the Dubois County Security Center at 2:12 p.m. on a preliminary Level 6 felony count of driving while classified as a habitual traffic violator. She posted bond Saturday morning.

Ryan Mullins was booked into the security center at 2:05 p.m. on a preliminary Level 6 felony count of unlawful possession of a hypodermic syringe. He posted bond later in the afternoon.




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