The Aryan Brothers (and Sisters)


Police in Indiana busted a ring that included at least nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood, one of the nation’s largest white supremacist prison gangs. According to the police, these nine were helping smuggle drugs into a prison.

Case Summary

USA v Matousek et al (US District Court (Southern TX) — 2:19-cr-00162)
Closed
07-August-2019 (Sentencing, def. Voitle)
These three members, linked to the Aryan Brotherhood, were convicted of bringing two Brazilians across the US border.
Cody Michael Matousek
a.k.a.
Cody Matousek
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood
Bringing in and harboring certain aliens
8 U.S.C. § 1324(a)(1)(A)(ii), (v)(I), and 1324(a)(1)(B)(i) (United States Code)
Convicted (Plea) 40 months
Bringing in and harboring certain aliens (2 counts)
8 U.S.C. § 1324(a)(1)(A)(ii), (v)(II), and 1324(a)(1)(B)(ii) (United States Code)
Dismissed (Plea) Up to 10 years
Guadalupe Levario Bringing in and harboring certain aliens
8 U.S.C. § 1324(a)(1)(A)(ii), (v)(I), and 1324(a)(1)(B)(i) (United States Code)
Convicted (Plea) 18 months
Bringing in and harboring certain aliens (2 counts)
8 U.S.C. § 1324(a)(1)(A)(ii), (v)(II), and 1324(a)(1)(B)(ii) (United States Code)
Dismissed (Plea) Up to 10 years
Ashley Michelle Voitle
a.k.a.
Ashley Voitle
Bringing in and harboring certain aliens
8 U.S.C. § 1324(a)(1)(A)(ii), (v)(I), and 1324(a)(1)(B)(i) (United States Code)
Convicted (Plea) 12 months and 1 day
Bringing in and harboring certain aliens (2 counts)
8 U.S.C. § 1324(a)(1)(A)(ii), (v)(II), and 1324(a)(1)(B)(ii) (United States Code)
Dismissed (Plea) Up to 10 years
State of Indiana v Brandon B. Jacobs (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D01-1807-F5-003681)
Awaiting Trial
23-September-2019 (Plea Hearing/Pretrial Conference)
Jacobs is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
Brandon B. Jacobs
a.k.a.
Brandon Jacobs
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Criminal gang activity
35-45-9-3(c) (Indiana Code)
Charged 6 months to 30 months
Auto theft — theft of entire vehicle
35-43-4-2.5(b)(1) (Indiana Code)
Charged 6 months to 30 months
Intimidation where threat is to commit forcible felony
35-45-2-1(a)(1) (Indiana Code)
Charged 6 months to 30 months
Possession of altered handgun
35-47-2-18(a)(2) (Indiana Code)
Charged 1 year to 6 years
Carrying a handgun without a license
35-47-2-1 (Indiana Code)
Charged Up to 1 year
State of Indiana v William Jordan Stillabower (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D01-1807-F6-003733)
Awaiting Sentencing
25-September-2019 (Sentencing)
Stillabower is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
William Jordan Stillabower
a.k.a.
William Stillabower
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Criminal gang activity
35-45-9-3(c) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea (other case)) 6 months to 30 months
State of Indiana v William Jordan Stillabower (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D01-1808-F5-004341)
Awaiting Sentencing
25-September-2019 (Sentencing)
Stillabower is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
William Jordan Stillabower
a.k.a.
William Stillabower
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Trafficking with an inmate but the article trafficked is a controlled substance
35-44.1-3-5(b)(1) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (Plea) 1 year to 6 years
State of Indiana v David E. Hadley (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D01-1807-F5-003729)
Awaiting Trial
30-September-2019 (Change of Plea Hearing)
Hadley is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
David Elvin "Bub" Hadley, Jr.
a.k.a.
David Hadley
Bub Hadley
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Criminal gang activity
35-45-9-3(c) (Indiana Code)
Charged (Information) 6 months to 30 months
Trafficking with an inmate but the article trafficked is a controlled substance
35-44.1-3-5(b)(1) (Indiana Code)
Charged (Information) 1 year to 6 years
State of Florida v Joshua James Edwards (Escambia (FL) Circuit Court — 2019 CF 001678 A)
Awaiting Trial
16-October-2019 (Docket Day)
Joshua Edwards is alleged to have kidnapped and raped a Black woman at a convenience store in Florida. The Escambia County sheriff's office revealed that he was an Aryan Brotherhood member.
Joshua James Edwards
a.k.a.
Joshua Edwards
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood
Kidnapping, inflicting bodily harm or terrorizing another
787.01(1)(a)(3) (Florida Penal Code)
Charged (Information) Potentially Life
Sexual assault, with weapon, victim over 12 years old
794.011(3) (Florida Penal Code)
Charged (Information) Potentially Life
Robbery, carjacking with firearm (2 counts)
812.133(2)(a) (Florida Penal Code)
Charged (Information) Potentially Life
Possession of weapon or ammo by convicted felon
790.23(1)(a) (Florida Penal Code)
Charged (Information) Up to 15 years
Weapon offense, use of firearm during felony
790.07(2) (Florida Penal Code)
Dismissed (Nolle prosequi) Up to 15 years
State of Indiana v Matthew Stephen Mowery (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D01-1807-F6-003931)
Awaiting Trial
21-October-2019 (Change of Plea Hearing)
Mowery is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
Matthew Stephen Mowery
a.k.a.
Matthew Mowery
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Unlawful possession of a syringe
16-42-19-18(a) (Indiana Code)
Charged 6 months to 30 months
State of Indiana v Matthew Stephen Mowery (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D01-1807-F6-003734)
Awaiting Trial
21-October-2019 (Change of Plea Hearing)
Mowery is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
Matthew Stephen Mowery
a.k.a.
Matthew Mowery
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Unlawful possession of a syringe
16-42-19-18(a) (Indiana Code)
Charged 6 months to 30 months
Possession of methamphetamine
35-48-4-6.1(a) (Indiana Code)
Charged 6 months to 30 months
State of Indiana v William C. King (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D01-1807-F5-003728)
Awaiting Sentencing
King is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
William Corey King
a.k.a.
William King
Corey King
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Criminal gang activity
35-45-9-3(c) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (Plea) 6 months to 30 months
Trafficking with an inmate but the article trafficked is a controlled substance
35-44.1-3-5(b)(1) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) 1 year to 6 years
USA v James Vincent Chaney (US District Court (Eastern TX) — 9:19-cr-00020-RC-KFG)
Awaiting Sentencing
James Vincent Chaney is a suspected member of the Aryan Brotherhood who pleaded guilty to possessing an unregistered explosive device. His common-law wife, Nicole McBee, was also charged.
James Vincent Chaney
a.k.a.
James Chaney
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood
Possession of an unregistered destructive device
26 U.S.C. § 5861(d) (United States Code)
Convicted (Plea) Up to 10 years
Possession of firearm by prohibited person
18 U.S.C. § 922(g)(1) (United States Code)
Dismissed (Plea) Up to 10 years
State of Indiana v Jarred A. Parton (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03C01-1807-F6-003724)
Closed
Parton is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
Jarred A. Parton
a.k.a.
Jarred Parton
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Criminal Gang Activity
35-45-9-3(c) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Motion by State) 6 months to 30 months
Battery resulting in bodily injury
35-42-2-1(c)(1) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Motion by State) Up to 1 year
State of Indiana v Mary J. Craig (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D01-1807-F6-003727)
Closed
Craig is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison. She pleaded to auto theft and several charges were dismissed as part of the agreement.
Mary Jaylin Craig
a.k.a.
Mary Craig
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Criminal gang activity
35-45-9-3(c) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) 6 months to 30 months
Auto theft — theft of entire vehicle
35-43-4-2.5(b)(1) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (Plea) 1 year and 182 days (1 year and 178 days suspended)
Maintaining a common nuisance — controlled substance
35-45-1-5(c) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) 6 months to 30 months
Possession of methamphetamine
35-48-4-6.1(a) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) 6 months to 30 months
Possession of marijuana
35-48-4-11(a)(1) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) Up to 180 days
Possession of paraphernalia
35-48-4-8.3(b)(1) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) Up to 60 days
State of Indiana v David E. Hadley (Johnson (IN) Superior Court — 41D02-1704-F6-000185)
Closed
Hadley is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
David Elvin "Bub" Hadley, Jr.
a.k.a.
David Hadley
Bub Hadley
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Possession of a narcotic drug
35-48-4-6(a) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (Plea) 730 days (674 suspended)
Possession of a methamphetamine
35-48-4-6.1(a) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (Plea) 730 days (674 suspended)
State of Indiana v Matthew Stephen Mowery (Jennings (IN) Superior Court — 40D01-1706-CM-000359)
Closed
Mowery is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
Matthew Stephen Mowery
a.k.a.
Matthew Mowery
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Possession of paraphernalia
35-48-4-8.3(b)(1) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (Plea) 20 days
State of Indiana v Mary J. Craig (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D01-1806-F5-003576)
Closed
Craig is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison. These charges were dismissed pursuant to a plea in another case.
Mary Jaylin Craig
a.k.a.
Mary Craig
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Trafficking with an inmate but the article trafficked is a controlled substance
35-44.1-3-5(b)(1) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) 1 year to 6 years
Possession of methamphetamine
35-48-4-6.1(a) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) 6 months to 30 months
Possession of a controlled substance
35-48-4-7(a) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) Up to 1 year
State of Indiana v Jarred A. Parton (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03C01-1803-F6-001163)
Closed
Parton is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
Jarred A. Parton
a.k.a.
Jarred Parton
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Failure to return to lawful detention
35-44.1-3-4(c) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (Plea) 912 days
State of Indiana v Jarred A. Parton (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D02-1711-CM-006233)
Closed
Parton is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
Jarred A. Parton
a.k.a.
Jarred Parton
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Battery resulting in bodily injury
35-42-2-1(c)(1) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed Up to 1 year
State of Indiana v William J. Lustig (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D02-1712-CM-006583)
Closed
Lustig is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
William Jacob Lustig
a.k.a.
William Lustig
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Public intoxication — harassing, annoying, alarming
7.1-5-1-3(a)(4) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (bench) 20 days
State of Indiana v William J. Lustig (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D01-1807-F5-003680)
Closed
Lustig is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison. He pleaded guilty to various drug crimes.
William Jacob Lustig
a.k.a.
William Lustig
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Criminal gang activity
35-45-9-3(c) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) 6 months to 30 months
Trafficking with an inmate but the article trafficked is a controlled substance
35-44.1-3-5(b)(1) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (Plea) 5 years
Dealing in a Schedule III controlled substance
35-48-4-2(a)(2) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) 6 months to 30 months
Dealing in a Schedule IV controlled substance
35-48-4-3(a)(2) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) Up to 1 year
State of Indiana v Jarred A. Parton (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03C01-1710-F6-005804)
Closed
Parton is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
Jarred A. Parton
a.k.a.
Jarred Parton
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Unlawful possession of a syringe
16-42-19-18(a) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (Plea) 912 days (710 suspended)
Possession of marijuana
35-48-4-11(a)(1) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) Up to 180 days
State of Indiana v William Jordan Stillabower (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03C01-1706-F6-003145)
Closed
Stillabower is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
William Jordan Stillabower
a.k.a.
William Stillabower
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Possession of a narcotic drug
35-48-4-6(a) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) 6 months to 30 months
Unlawful possession of a syringe
16-42-19-18(a) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (Plea) 730 days (730 suspended)
State of Indiana v William J. Lustig (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D01-1811-F6-006317)
Closed
Lustig is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison. He pleaded guilty to various drug crimes.
William Jacob Lustig
a.k.a.
William Lustig
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Possession of methamphetamine
35-48-4-6.1(a) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (Plea) 2 years
Possession of a controlled substance
35-48-4-7(a) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) Up to 1 year
State of Indiana v David E. Hadley (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D01-1805-F4-002697)
Closed
Hadley is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
David Elvin "Bub" Hadley, Jr.
a.k.a.
David Hadley
Bub Hadley
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Unlawful possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon
35-47-4-5(c) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed 2 years to 12 years
Possession of a narcotic drug
35-48-4-6(a) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed 6 months to 30 months
Unlawful possession of a syringe
16-42-19-18(a) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed 6 months to 30 months
State of Indiana v Chelsie S. Harden (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D02-1808-CM-004522)
Closed
Harden is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
Chelsie S. Harden
a.k.a.
Chelsie Harden
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Driving While Suspended
9-24-19-2 (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (State's Motion to Dismiss) Up to 1 year
Possession of Paraphernalia
35-48-4-8.3(b)(1) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (State's Motion to Dismiss) Up to 60 days
USA v Hadley, David (US District Court (Southern Indiana) — 1:18-cr-00206-SEB-TAB)
Closed
Hadley is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison. In addition to his state charges he was arrested on federal weapons charges in this case.
David Elvin "Bub" Hadley, Jr.
a.k.a.
David Hadley
Bub Hadley
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Possessing a firearm as a convicted felon
18 U.S.C. § 922(g)(1) (United States Code)
Convicted (Plea) 77 months
Violent felon in possession of body armor
18 U.S.C. § 931 (United States Code)
Convicted (Plea) 8 months (consecutive to count 1)
State of Indiana v David E. Hadley (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D01-1706-F6-003148)
Closed
Hadley is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison. These charges were dropped following a plea in a federal case.
David Elvin "Bub" Hadley, Jr.
a.k.a.
David Hadley
Bub Hadley
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Theft with prior conviction
35-43-4-2(a) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (State's motion) 6 months to 30 months
Possession of paraphernalia
35-48-4-8.3(b)(1) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (State's motion) Up to 60 days
State of Indiana v Jarred A. Parton (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03C01-1802-F6-000930)
Closed
Parton is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
Jarred A. Parton
a.k.a.
Jarred Parton
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Possession of methamphetamine
35-48-4-6.1(a) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (Plea) 912 days
Possession of marijuana
35-48-4-11(a)(1) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) Up to 180 days
State of Indiana v David E. Hadley (Johnson (IN) Superior Court — 41D02-1701-F5-000001)
Closed
Hadley is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
David Elvin "Bub" Hadley, Jr.
a.k.a.
David Hadley
Bub Hadley
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Intimidation where defendant draws or uses a deadly weapon
35-45-2-1(a)(1) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) 1 year to 6 years
Residential entry break and enter dwelling
35-43-2-1.5 (Indiana Code)
Convicted (Plea) 370 days
Criminal mischief
35-43-1-2(a) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) Up to 180 days
State of Indiana v Chelsie S. Harden (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D01-1807-F6-003732)
Closed
Harden is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
Chelsie S. Harden
a.k.a.
Chelsie Harden
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Criminal gang activity
35-45-9-3(c) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) 6 months to 30 months
Maintaining a common nuisance — controlled substances
35-45-1-5(c) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) 6 months to 30 months
Possession of a controlled substance
35-48-4-7(a) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) Up to 1 year
State of Indiana v David E. Hadley (Johnson (IN) Superior Court — 41D02-1701-CM-000081)
Closed
Hadley is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
David Elvin "Bub" Hadley, Jr.
a.k.a.
David Hadley
Bub Hadley
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Operating a vehicle while intoxicated, endangering a person
9-30-5-2(a) & (b) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (bench) 365 days (365 days suspended)
Possession of marijuana
35-48-4-11(a)(1) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (bench) 60 days (60 days suspended)
Operating a vehicle while intoxicated
9-30-5-2(a) (Indiana Code)
Moved Up to 60 days
State of Indiana v Matthew Stephen Mowery (Jennings (IN) Superior Court — 40C01-1804-F6-000117)
Closed
Mowery is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
Matthew Stephen Mowery
a.k.a.
Matthew Mowery
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Unlawful possession of a syringe
16-42-19-18(a) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (Plea) 900 days, 660 suspended
Possession of paraphernalia
35-48-4-8.3(b)(1) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) Up to 60 days
State of Indiana v Chelsie S. Harden (Bartholomew (IN) Superior Court — 03D01-1806-F5-003578)
Closed
Harden is one of nine suspected members of the Aryan Brotherhood taken down by police for allegedly attempting to smuggle drugs into a prison.
Chelsie S. Harden
a.k.a.
Chelsie Harden
Suspected affiliations:
Aryan Brotherhood (suspected)
Trafficking with an inmate but the article trafficked is a controlled substance
35-44.1-3-5(b)(1) (Indiana Code)
Convicted (Plea) 4 years (3 suspended)
Possession of methamphetamine
35-48-4-6.1(a) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) 6 months to 30 months
Possession of a controlled substance
35-48-4-7(a) (Indiana Code)
Dismissed (Plea) Up to 1 year

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