DATE: December 08, 2014
SUBJECT: Drug Dealing Arrest on USI Campus
CONTACT: Lt. Noah Robinson
AUTHORITY: Sheriff Dave Wedding

On Monday, December 08, 2014 at approximately 12:20 pm the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office responded to a narcotics complaint at 826-B Melton Lane off of Mahrenholz Road on the campus of the University of Southern Indiana.

USI security officers had called for assistance from the Sheriff’s Office after locating marijuana inside a campus apartment. Sheriff’s deputies searched the apartment and questioned the two occupants, Mr. Braden Ray York and Mr. William Blake Gray.

Over six (6) ounces of marijuana was seized along with $1,375.00 in cash. Scales, empty baggies, “grinders” and other paraphernalia were also recovered.

Mr. York was taken into custody and lodged at the Vanderburgh County Confinement Center. Mr. Gray was issued a citation and given a court date.


Braden Ray York (pictured above), 20, of Greenfield, IN. Dealing Marijuana over 30 grams as a Level 6 Felony

William Blake Gray (not pictured), 20, of Vienna, IL. Possession of Marijuana under 30 grams as a Class A Misdemeanor