George Hiotis

Noble County Drug Bust

by George Hiotis on August 12, 2013 at 10:32 am

Noble County Sheriff Steven Hannum says five people were taken into custody after a drug bust.  The Sheriff says his deputies and the Washington County Major Crimes Task Force raided the Crestwood Village Apartment Complex Friday.  Sheriff Hannum says they confiscated illegal drugs, controlled substances, contraband and cash.  Hannum says 19-year-old Bryce Gurewicz, who is homeless, is charged with trafficking in drugs, 31-year-old Dustin Omspach of Marietta is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, 28-year-old Kayla Bates of Caldwell is charged with complicity to drug trafficking and 32-year-old Anthony Mack of Columbus is charged with complicity to drug trafficking.  Sheriff Hannum says that 33-year-old Derek Petry of Caldwell was taken into custody on a warrant issued out of Michigan.  He will be extradited there to face similar charges.