Updated with arrest information – 1:27 p.m.
A woman and juvenile are in custody following a search warrant of an apartment on Grape Street that reportedly resulted in the seizure of suspected methamphetamine, suboxone, valium, marijuana, other drug paraphernalia, a handgun, and over $2600 in cash.
Gallipolis Police Chief Jeff Boyer released information this morning regarding the search warrant that was served by the GPD and the Major Crimes Task Force of Gallia-Meigs Counties early Sunday morning. The warrant was obtained through investigations by both entities with the assistance of Gallia County Prosecutor Jason Holdren.
After securing the residence officers completed a search of the premises, during which the listed contraband items were seized, according to the information released by Boyer.
Angela Fain, 46, and a male juvenile were arrested at the residence on outstanding warrants.
The case will be presented to the Gallia County Prosecutor’s Office for future grand jury considerations. Further charges in the case are pending.
The Major Crimes Task Force of Gallia-Meigs is a state task force under the jurisdiction of the Ohio Organized Crime Investigations Commission which is part of the Ohio Attorney General Office, the task force was formed in September 2013 and consists of the Gallia and Meigs County Sheriff Offices, Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation, the Gallipolis City Police Department, the Middleport Police Department, and both the Meigs and Gallia County Prosecutor Offices.