Two In Custody In Drug Investigation
George Hiotis

Two In Custody In Drug Investigation

by George Hiotis on August 10, 2011

Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says two people are in custody after a drug investigation Wednesday that included a chase in Putnam. Sheriff Lutz says around 2:00 pm deputies were doing a drug investigation when a suspect – on Moxahala Avenue – took off running from deputies and ended up hiding in the Muskingum County Community Foundation Office. Deputies were able to arrest that 27-year-old male suspect and also have a 17-year-old female in custody for questioning. A third suspect, a black male – fled the scene. Lutz did not release any names, but the case remains under investigation and the case will be taken to the County Prosecutor for possible charges.