Drugs seized during traffic stop, complaint


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Suspected drugs and cash seized last week.

Suspected drugs and cash seized last week.


Courtesy Photo | Morrow County Sheriff’s Office

MOUNT GILEAD — Two incidents last week resulted in drugs being seized in Morrow County.

On Friday, Dec. 4 Deputy Brandon Newsome conducted a traffic stop in Bennington Township. During the traffic stop suspected methamphetamine and suspected fentanyl were seized from the vehicle along with $200 in cash, according to the Morrow County Sheriff’s Office.

On Saturday, Dec. 5, Deputy Newsome was assisting ODNR with a suspected trespassing complaint.

During the investigation Deputy Newsome was able to recover suspected methamphetamine, suspected fentanyl, suspected prescription medication, suspected marijuana and $486 in cash.

Both cases remain under investigation by the Morrow County Sheriff’s Office. No further information is available, Sheriff John Hinton said Thursday morning.

Suspected drugs and cash seized last week.
https://www.morrowcountysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/29/2020/12/web1_131047749_5439905406035174_6240544964390777143_o.jpgSuspected drugs and cash seized last week. Courtesy Photo | Morrow County Sheriff’s Office

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