A woman is taken to the hospital Saturday evening after being hit by a car in Perry County.
Sgt. Klein with the New Lexington Police Department says the woman was struck in the leg by a car outside of C Kay's Bar and Grill on Mill Street around 2:30 a.m. Sunday morning. The woman was then transported to the hospital. Sgt. Klein says the investigation is underway and charges are pending.
The Perry County Prosecutor brings formal charges against three of the five New Lexington residents arrested last week in two seperate drug busts.
The Perry County Prosecutor's Office says that 56-year-old Joseph Westwood is charged with a fifth degree felony of permitting drug abuse. He has a hearing scheduled for March 23rd. 27-year-old Shelia and 29-year-old Jason Ratliff both face a felony count of trafficking in heroin.
Two others involved in the case Vickie Westwood and...
An investigation leads to the arrest of five Perry County residents.
Perry County Sheriff's Sergeant Kevin Starrett says Friday morning just minutes after 3 the Perry County Sheriff's Office along with the New Lexington and Crooksville Police Departments served two search warrants in New Lexington, one at 320 East Water Street the other 647 Center Street.
The warrants were a result of a three month investigation into the trafficking of heroin in the presence of juveniles....