OU Student Arraigned on Drug Charges

by Audry Kensicki on February 1, 2010 at 4:31 am

An Ohio University student is arraigned on four felony drug charges after a buy bust operation.

The Athens City Police Department says it condcluded a several month-long investigation into illegal drug trafficking with OU student Adam Bernon’s arrest.

According to the police, it received information during palmerfest in May 2009 that Bernon may have been selling cocaine at the event. Investigators say twice during the festival Bernon sold an informant powdered cocaine and just this weekend sold hydromorphone.

A search warrant revealed bernon was in possession of more drugs.

Bernon is being held in the Southeastern Ohio Regional Jail.