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Man Arrested in Vinton County with Guns and Drugs


Vinton – On Friday, March 20, 2020, while on routine patrol, Deputy Jeff Morris noticed a vehicle that appeared to be broke down at the intersection of SR677 and SR50. Deputy Morris stopped to help when he noticed a male individual looking under the hood. While speaking with the individual, Dep Morris decided to check the individual for warrants and found that he had a warrant out of Vinton County Common Pleas Court for Felonious Assault and Discharge of a Firearm On or Near Prohibited Premises. Glenn J. Warrix age 44 of Hamden, was taken into custody on the warrant. K9 Maximus was deployed around the vehicle and gave a positive indication. A search of the vehicle was conducted. A baggy of suspected meth residue, 2 marijuana smoking pipes, drug paraphernalia, and 3 firearms were found in the vehicle.

Warrix was taken to South Eastern Ohio Regional Jail on a Felony Warrant for Felonious Assault and Discharging a Weapon on or Near a Premises. New charges may be filed at a later date for the items found inside the vehicle.

*****As always, all suspects and arrested individuals are innocent until proven guilty in a Court of Law. This release only made on the public information of an arrest only*****

This Case was handled by Deputy Jeff Morris and K9 Maximus and assisted by Deputy Lewis Dundon.