Drug Bust at New Lexington Home

by Jennifer Bullock on November 21, 2013 at 4:16 am

Two people are in custody, in connection with a drug bust in Perry County Wednesday night…

Detectives with the Perry County Sheriff’s Office, and agents with the Central Ohio Drug Enforcement Task Force, executed a search warrant at 404 South Main Street in New Lexington Wednesday. During the search, authorities seized a large amount of heroin, drug paraphernalia, currency, and firearms from the residence.

The sheriff’s office says the investigation centered around the illegal distribution of heroin from that residence. Authorities took two people into custody… Their names are not being released until formal charges are filed.

The investigation is ongoing.