INDIANAPOLIS - An Indianapolis husband and wife were arrested Thursday on suspicion of dealing cocaine.
Detectives from IMPD's violent crime unit arrested Jessie Cummings, 38, and Tequilla Cummings, 26, on preliminary charges of dealing cocaine, a class "A" felony, after a three-month investigation, police said.
Police said during his arrest on the 3500 block of North Leland Avenue, Jessie Cummings attempted to eat an ounce of suspected cocaine. Police took him to Eskenazi Hospital for monitoring.
Tequilla Cummings was arrested without incident at a residence on the 1900 block of Herford Drive.
Also seized during the investigation were 21 ounces of cocaine, $80,000 in cash, three cars and one motorcycle.
5 people injured in chain-reaction crash on I-65
Five people were injured in a chain-reaction crash on Interstate 65 near Columbus late Thursday, Indiana State Police said.
Man hurt in drive-by shooting on city's NW side
A man hit in a drive-by shooting early Friday on the city's northwest side is expected to recover from his injuries, police said.
IPS approves new staff policy for student fights
Indianapolis Public Schools board members are discussing changing the district’s policy when it comes to teachers intervening in…
Day care owner saves baby with 7 minutes of CPR
A local day care owner performed CPR on an 11-month-old child in her care for seven minutes to save her life.
Surgery increases chance of success after stroke
A surgery performed at a local hospital is helping to increase the chances of success for stroke victims.