Released Friday from the Decatur County Sheriff’s Department –
Greensburg, IN- On April 28, 2021, at approximately 1:00 p.m., the Decatur County
Sheriff’s Office, with the assistance of the Greensburg Police Department and the
Decatur County Probation department, served two search warrants, simultaneously,
leading to the arrest of multiple individuals. The search warrant executed at an address in
Greensburg led to the arrest of Jeremy Collins, age 33 on allegations of carrying a handgun without a
license, a class A misdemeanor. Kurtis Cupp, age 24, was also arrested at this address on an allegation of
carrying a handgun without a license, a class A misdemeanor, and a subsequent charge of
trafficking with an inmate, a level 5 felony.
The second search warrant, executed at an address in the Southwest portion of Decatur
County, led to the arrest of Stacy Hess, age 39, on an allegation of dealing in Methamphetamine, a level
2 felony, possession of Methamphetamine, a level 4 felony, unlawful possession of a
hypodermic needle, a level 6 felony, and possession of Marijuana, and class A
Misdemeanor. Kyle Shields, age 37, was also arrested at this address allegations of possession of
Methamphetamine, a level 4 felony, unlawful possession of a hypodermic needle, a level
6 felony, possession of Marijuana, a class A misdemeanor, and possession of a firearm by
a serious violent felon, a level 4 felony.
All arrested parties were taken into custody, without incident. The search warrants
stemmed from a prior, on-going investigation. Currently, Hess, Cupp and Shields all
remain in custody at the Decatur County Detention Center. Collins was released on bond
and all have pending court hearings through Decatur County.
Agencies involved included the Decatur County Sheriff’s Office, Decatur County
Communications Center, Decatur County Prosecutor’s Office, Greensburg Police
Department, the Decatur County Court Services Probation Department, and TDS
All parties are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.