Two In Custody After Search

Two In Custody After Search

by Erika Brooks on April 4, 2014

The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office makes a large bust, resulting in the discovery of drugs, stolen vehicles and the arrest of two individuals.

According to Sheriff Tim Rogers, on Thursday, the Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at 22357 Twp. Rd. 105 in Oxford Township. As a result of the warrant, cash, multiple firearms and methamphetamine were taken. Also, several stolen vehicles were identified and an additional search warrant was obtained.

33-year-old Rhonda St. John from the Coshocton area, and 44-year-old Howard Berger, also from the Coshocton area, were taken into custody and formally charged on Friday with aggravated trafficking in drugs, a felony of the first degree.

Assisting the detectives were members of the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office Special Response Team, Tuscarawas County Sheriff’s Office Swat, Guernsey County Special Response Team, the Nation Insurance Crime Bureau, BMV Investigation Unit and the Coshocton County Prosecutor’s Office.

This incident remains under investigation by the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office.