LaPorte County Sheriff's Office searching for man wanted on several warrants


By: Krystal Vivian

The LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in finding a man wanted on drug-related warrants.

Matthew E. Jageman, 21, is described is a white man approximately 6 feet 3 inches, weighing 120 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes, according to Capt. Mike Kellems with the sheriff’s office.

He’s wanted on warrants for charges of dealing controlled substances, escape, revocation of suspended sentence, failure to appear and violation of alcoholic beverage code acts.

Anyone with information about Jageman or his location can confidentially call Sgt. Kevin Ulam at 219-326-7700 ext. 2559, Deputy Gary Biggs at 219-326-7700 ext. 2338 or Deputy Keith Waltz at 219-326-7700 ext. 2427.