A Columbus woman was arrested last yesterday afternoon on drug related charges when Chillicothe Police served a search warrant on a Scioto Avenue residence.

Chillicothe Police located heroin and a loaded 9MM handgun were seized as evidence. In the home at the time of the warrant were 32-year-old Ashley Cottrill of Columbus along with another adult and a 14 month old child. Ross County Children’s Services took custody of the infant.

Cottrill was charged with possession of heroin and child endangering. Additional charges are pending further investigation.