On June 19, 2013 at approx. 3pm Detectives and Officers with the Special Response Team served a search warrant at 359 E. 4th St. in ref. to information that the occupants were “cooking” methamphetamine. Detectives located an active cooking lab in a bottle inside the room as well as other paraphernalia used to manufacture methamphetamine. Arrested was Shelly Angus for a warrant charging failure to appear on charges of driving without consent and illegal assembly of chemicals and Sarah Kennedy who was charged with illegal assembly of chemicals. The Chillicothe Fire Department hazardous material team neutralized the chemicals found inside the apartment. Evidence will be submitted to the lab at BCI and additional charges will be considered by the Ross Co. Grand Jury.
On June 18th at approx. 2pm Detectives and Officers with the Special Response Team served a search warrant at 401 Sherman Park. During a search of the residence detectives located cocaine, heroin, cash and drug paraphernalia. Arrested was Christopher T. Tanner for possession of cocaine and possession of heroin. Megan Beverly was charged with permitting drug abuse and Amanda Payne was charged with criminal trespassing. Evidence will be sent to BCI&I and additional charges will be presented to the Ross County Grand Jury.
The Chillicothe Police Dept. does cooperate with the Chillicothe Metro Housing Authority. Information is forwarded to the Housing Authority, and evictions are sought.