EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WHAS11) – Indiana State Police have caught fugitives from Tennessee hiding out in Evansville.
ISP says 22-year-old Jacob Hammond shot at a sheriff’s investigator last week while fleeing from the site of a meth lab. The officer was not hurt.
Arrest warrants were issued for Hammond and his travel companion, 29-year-old Amber Lehman, who police say violated parole.
The pair was taken into custody outside an Evansville motel more than 100 miles away from the shooting scene.
A third person, 38-year-old Johnathan Buckner, was arrested after officers said they found meth making material.
Hammond is facing attempted murder, conspiracy to manufacture meth and possession of a firearm.
Lehman is facing a probation violation charge and Buckner is facing conspiracy to manufacture meth, assisting a criminal and possession of precursors.
All three are being held at the Vanderburgh County Jail without bond.