On June 28, 2018, the Galion Police Department executed a drug-related search warrant at 231 Grove Ave., as part of an ongoing drug investigation. A search of the residence yielded approximately 122 grams of marihuana, money, and drug paraphernalia. Assistance was provided by the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office and METRICH Drug Task Force.
Arrested without incident was Dareian Watkins, 22, and Audrey Whited, 21, who reside at the residence. Watkins and Whited were transported to the Crawford County Jail pending filing of formal charges by the Crawford County Prosecutor.
“The cooperative partnership that exists among our citizens and the law enforcement agencies within Crawford County is invaluable to our ability to investigate drug-related complaints,” stated Detective Lieutenant Marc Rodriguez.