Law enforcement tracks down Wabash man

Police say a Wabash man has been arrested after authorities used Facebook to ask for the public’s help in finding him.


About 8:00 pm Tuesday, Josie D. Wilcox, 36, was located in the old Hoosier Point Parking lot in Wabash. Wilcox was preliminarily arrested for three warrants. Two were felony warrants. Wilcox was additionally charged with possession of methamphetamine and resisting law enforcement.  Wilcox is listed as a suspect in several theft cases.


Wilcox was medically cleared and transported to Wabash County Jail.


A female driver of the vehicle, Bobbie Owen, 35, of Lagro was also arrested for an unrelated warrant.


The arrests were a joint effort between Wabash City Police, Wabash County Sheriff’s Department, Wabash Drug Task Force, and Indiana State Police.

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