New Whiteland woman arrested on drug dealing charges

A woman was arrested Sunday night during a traffic stop in New Whiteland after police said they found psychedelic mushrooms, marijuana, cocaine and prescription drugs in her car.

Emma Dellecarbonare, 20, of Indianapolis, was arrested on charges of dealing in a Schedule 1 controlled substance, dealing in marijuana, violating a court order, possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, possession of cocaine and possession of narcotics.

Dellecarbonare was driving north on U.S. 31 at about 10:30 p.m. Sunday when she nearly sideswiped another car while attempting to change lanes, a New Whiteland Police Department report said.

Officers pulled her car over and could smell marijuana while talking with her, the report said.

After searching the vehicle, officers found a backpack with 33 grams of marijuana, 13 grams of psychedelic mushrooms, cocaine and prescription pills. Also in the bag was a digital scale, plastic bags, a knife and an empty jar, the report said.

Dellecarbonare, 8631 Bison Lake Circle, was arrested and taken to the Johnson County jail. She was held on $22,000 bond.

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Jacob Tellers is a reporter at the Daily Journal. He can be reached at or 317-736-2702.