Traffic Stop Yields Trafficking Amount of Meth
(Tulsa, OK) On Saturday, April 15, 2023, deputies pulled over Gary Parchem, 53, Tulsa, in the Oakhurst area. Parchem has previously been cited 13 times for driving under suspension/revoked/operating a vehicle without a license. In Parchems' shorts deputies found a Crown Royal bag containing a pipe, a pinch hitter, marijuana, and two clear baggies containing approximately 20 grams of a crystal substance. The crystal substance tested presumptive positive for methamphetamine.
Parchem was arrested for violating the Trafficking in Illegal Drugs Act, possession of a controlled dangerous substance, possession of paraphernalia, and driving under suspension.
Parchem has previous felony drug convictions out of Tulsa County.
This is an arrest, not a conviction.