Stories tagged with: drug bust

January 10, 2011 - 6:16pm
4 years 25 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office and the Zanesville Police Department executed a search warrant Friday night at 114 Pierce Street.

Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says two suspects were taken into custody and have been charged. 31-year-old Takeija Kimbrough is facing five charges including trafficking in crack cocaine and permitting drug abuse. She is facing a total of thirty 32 years in prison. 30-year-old Charles Workman II is facing six charges...

January 7, 2011 - 6:11pm
4 years 20 weeks ago

A Zanesville man pleads guilty in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court to charges stemming from a summer drug bust.

38-year-old John Fleming appeared before Judge Mark Fleegle where he entered the plea to several charges including two felony counts of permitting drug abuse and misdemeanor charges of possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Fleming was arrested in July after authorities raided an apartment at Woodberry Drive.

Judge Fleegle ordered a pre-sentence...

November 23, 2010 - 10:22am
4 years 7 weeks ago

Zanesville Police continue their investigation into a weekend drug bust.

Police said Saturday November 20, around 8:30pm the Narcotics Unit with help from the Special Response Team and Patrol Officers executed a search warrant at a home at 725 Bates Street.

Police says the bust was a result of a several month investigation into complaints of drug activity and prostitution going on at the residence.

There were six people present at the time of the raid. All were taken into...

September 18, 2010 - 3:25pm
4 years 41 weeks ago

The Perry County Sheriff's Office arrest a woman in connection to a drug bust in Junction City.

Friday deputies with the Perry County Sheriff's Office and agents with the Central Ohio Drug Enforcement Task Force executed a search warrant at 310 Poplar Street.

Sheriff's Sgt Kevin Starrett said that the investigation was into the trafficking of methadone in front of juveniles at the residence.

Deputies aren't releasing the woman's name until formal charges are filed.

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August 7, 2010 - 3:47pm
4 years 47 weeks ago

Five people are taken into custody following a drug bust in Perry County.

It happened at 6749 Monroe Township Road 1008 in Corning yesterday.

The Perry County Sheriff's Office along with agents from the Central Ohio Drug Enforcement Task Force responded to the residence after receiving reports of trafficking in heroin. Two search warrants were executed at the home, in some vehicles at the scene, and at a nearby camper. Sergeant Kevin Starrett says deputies seized an undisclosed...

July 23, 2010 - 2:48pm
4 years 49 weeks ago

Three people are taken into custody after a drug bust in Perry County.

Sgt. Kevin Starrett says on Thursday deputies along with members of the Muskingum County Sheriff's Office Special Response Team executed search warrants at 7650 Number 8 Hollow Road in New Lexington.
 

Starrett says deputies recovered a large quantity of marijuana, an undisclosed amount of currency and firearms from the property.
 

He says the names of the people arrested aren't...

July 14, 2010 - 10:43pm
4 years 50 weeks ago

Six people are in custody after a drug bust at a Muskingum County apartment complex.

It happened at 7300 Woodberry Drive, off the Maysville Pike.

Sheriff Matt Lutz says four male adults, one female adult, and one juvenile were escorted from the scene. Deputies recovered a firearm, some prescription pills, and an undisclosed amount of cash.

He says his office will be talking with the prosecutor to see if all six individuals will be charged. Their names will not be released...

June 26, 2010 - 3:08pm
5 years 1 week ago

Two Perry County men are arrested after a drug bust Friday night.

The Perry County Sheriff's Office along with the Crooksville Police Department conducted a search at 27 South Buckeye Street in Crooksville.

Sergeant Kevin Starrett says the search occurred after his office purchased methadone from 38-year-old Brian Hanna. Deputies also collected additional methadone, other prescribed drugs, and a small amount of money. There were seven children home at the time of the bust,...

June 24, 2010 - 5:55pm
5 years 1 week ago

An ongoing drug investigation led to the arrest of two people at 206 Mead Street this past Tuesday.

The Muskingum Sheriff's Office says 28-year-old James Allen Wade is charged with trafficking drugs. 26-year-old Darrin Michael Wade is also charged with trafficking drugs, with a juvenile specification and possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia. There was an additional arrest made at the residence as well.

"We also made another arrest over there during the search...

June 22, 2010 - 7:24pm
5 years 1 week ago

Arrests are made after the Muskingum County Sheriff's Office conducts multiple drug busts in Zanesville.

The first happened around 1:30 Tuesday afternoon at 206 Mead Street.

"We took approximately three people into custody from the search warrant itself. We did make two other arrests on the street after the search warrant." says Sheriff Matt Lutz.

Sheriff Lutz says three children were in the home and children's services placed them with relatives. While that...

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