Ross County Sheriff George Lavender reports that his office along with the U.S. Major Crimes Task Force and the Ohio Organized Crime Commission executed a search warrant at 17198 North Street in Clarksburg at approximately 6pm, Wednesday evening.
There were 3 adults and 2 juveniles present at the residence. Investigators conducted a search of the residence and found chemicals and items consistent with the manufacture of Methamphetamine. Investigators also discovered a substance presumed to be Methamphetamine. The items were collected as evidence and will be sent to the laboratory for testing.
32-year-old Jamie Miller was arrested and charged with Permitting Drug Abuse and Child Endangerment (Felony). 31-year-old Eva Workman was arrested and charged with Permitting Drug Abuse. 36-year-old William Brown was arrested and charged with Illegal Manufacture of Drugs and Child Endangerment (Both Felonies).
Further charges are pending the completion of the investigation.
Sheriff Lavender encourages the community to continue to report suspected drug activity to his office at 740-773-1185, Southern Ohio Crime Stoppers at 740-773-8477, or the Ross County Sheriff’s Office Face Book Page.