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Search warrant executed on Second Avenue

On Sunday, December 3rd, 2017, the Gallipolis Police Department along with the Major Crimes Task Force of Gallia and Meigs Counties executed a search warrant at 1156 Second Ave in Gallipolis. Chief Jeff Boyer stated...

GCSO conducting death investigation

Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin has released a statement concerning the suspicious death the Gallia County Sheriff's Office, along with Ohio B.C.I., is currently investigating. Sheriff Champlin states, “At this time, we can confirm by...

Man charged in connection with November 19 chase

Roger William Swann, 35, Gallipolis was charged in the Gallipolis Municipal Court last week with obstructing official business in connection with an incident on November 19 involving a stolen vehicle. The incident followed a Facebook...

Gallipolis woman faces drugs, weapons and corrupt activity charges

A Gallipolis woman was indicted by the Gallia County Grand Jury on multiple drug possession and trafficking charges, as well tampering with evidence, illegal conveyance of drugs, weapons under disability and engaging in a...

Deputy rescues youth from icy waters

Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin has issued a statement regarding a dangerous situation which occurred earlier today in the Village of Vinton involving some of our counties youth on the icy Raccoon Creek. According to...

For the Record: Gallipolis Municipal Court

Criminal and Traffic cases resolved in the Gallipolis Municipal Court December 2 through December 19 include: * Mugshots uploaded on cases resolved with jail or work release, if available. *  Does not include court fees * Common...

Gallia County Armed Robbery Suspect Captured

Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin has released a statement regarding an armed robbery which occurred in the Patriot, Ohio area on Friday, January 19, 2018. Sheriff Champlin states, “The Gallia County Sheriff’s Office received a...

Man arrested following bomb threat

Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin announced that on March 11, 2018, at approximately 5:11 p.m., his office received a report that the Bob Evans Restaurant in Rio Grande, Ohio had received several calls from...

Recent sentences handed down in Gallia County Common Pleas Court

Gallia County Prosecuting Attorney, Jason D. Holdren, announces the recent sentencings of seven individuals in the Gallia County Common Pleas Court.  The following individuals were sentenced by Judge Margaret Evans of the Gallia County...

Drugs and Money seized during investigation

Sheriff Matt Champlin has announced that a search warrant was executed at an apartment in the Gallia Metropolitan Estates apartment complex located on Buckridge Road late Wednesday evening as a part of an ongoing...

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