GALLIPOLIS — On Sunday, the Gallipolis Police Department, along with the Major Crimes Task Force of Gallia and Meigs County, executed a search warrant at a residence located in the 1100-block of Second Avenue in Gallipolis where officers reportedly located alleged paraphernalia, methamphetamine and heroin.
Gallipolis Police Chief Jeff Boyer stated that the search warrant was obtained by the Ohio Organized Crime Investigations Commissions Major Crimes Task Force of Gallia and Meigs Counties with the assistance of the Gallia County Prosecutor Jason Holdren’s Office.
Two adults and two juveniles were also located inside the residence. Task Force agents will consult with the Gallia County Prosecutor’s office for charges.
The Ohio Organized Crime Investigations Commissions Major Crimes Task Force of Gallia-Meigs was formed in September 2013 and consists of the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office, Meigs County Sheriff’s Office, Gallipolis Police Department and the Middleport Police Department as well as the Gallia and Meigs County Prosecutors Offices. The Ohio Organized Crime Investigations Commission is part of the Ohio Attorney General’s Office.