Anonymous Tip Leads To Felony Meth Charges In Austin

On Sunday, Feb. 17, Indiana State Police Troopers Kyle Taylor and Tyler Matthew, along with Austin City Police, went to 44 Rural Street in Austin around 6:30 p.m. after receiving an anonymous tip about possible drug activity at that address.
During the course of the officers’ investigation, consent was given for a search of the residence, and as a result of the search Troopers located over 18 grams of methamphetamine along with marijuana, syringes, and paraphernalia.
Three people at that residence were incarcerated in Scott County Jail on a variety of charges.
Gilbert Sizemore, 40, of Austin, was charged with dealing in methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, unlawful possession of syringe, maintaining a common nuisance, possession of marijuana, and possession of paraphernalia.
Charly Young, 22, and Elizabeth Hardcastle, 26, both of Austin face felony charges of possession of methamphetamine, possession of a syringe, maintaining a common nuisance.