METRICH Warrant Results In Firearm And Drugs Seized

METRICH Warrant Results In Firearm And Drugs Seized

  • 8/8/2019 3:00:56 PM
  • WMFD Digital Team
  • Local News

BELLVILLE,OH- A search warrant executed by the METRICH Enforcement Unit and other agencies resulted in a seizure of a firearm and drug related evidence at 102 Main St., Bellville. 

The search warrant was in reference to an ongoing investigation involving Bellville Police and METRICH Enforcement Unit. Electronic and digital evidence, a Taurus 9mm handgun along with drug related evidence was seized from the property. 

"This case was a result of cooperation between local law enforcement agencies and citizens willing to come forward to deter this type of activity," said METRICH Sgt. Steve Blust.

The Richland County Prosecutor's Office is reviewing the case for charges. 

The METRICH Enforcement Unit encourages citizens to continue to be proactive by reporting suspected drug activity. Citizens can call the METRICH Crime Tip Hotline at 419-52-Crime (419-522-7463) or the TASk Force line at 419-755-9728. 

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