Fred Boggess II Found Guilty

Fred Boggess II

A Starke County jury found Fred Boggess II guilty of all five counts filed against him. The jury found him guilty of Dealing in Methamphetamine, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Chemical Reagents or Precursors with the Intent to Manufacture, Driving While Suspended and False Informing.

The two-day trial had several witnesses called to the stand in Starke Circuit Court, including an Indiana State Police officer who specializes in Clandestine Lab Team investigations.

Boggess was arrested on July 8th after police pulled him over in a routine traffic stop on Toto Road and 100 East in Starke County. Officers found an active meth lab in his vehicle.

His sentencing hearing is set for November 23rd, at 8:30 a.m.