Circleville OH- May 18, 2020, the Circleville Police Department conducted an interdiction operation in the city of Circleville. Officers Van Fossen, Speakman, Oberer, McIntyre, Yoder, Froesel, Eberhard and K-9 “Serg” conducted multiple traffic stops and had a brief foot pursuit.
In total over 8 grams of Methamphetamine, a Ruger .40 caliber handgun with an extended high capacity magazine, $170 in cash, digital scales, and drug paraphernalia were taken off our city streets. Two individuals were arrested on unrelated warrants. Due to this being an on-going investigation names and criminal charges will be released at a later date.
As always, residents who wish to help us with the drug problem in our community are encouraged to use The Circleville Police Department Anonymous Drug Tip Hotline at 740-477-DRUG (3784). The Anonymous Drug Tip Hotline is a voicemail system, which is accessible 24 hours a day. Callers are encouraged to leave as much information as possible. The caller may choose to leave their contact information so that an investigator can return a call to them, or they may remain anonymous. The Hotline should not be used for in-progress crimes. If you view an in-progress crime, please call 911 or 740-474-8888. You can also e-mail our Detectives at [email protected]