CIRCLEVILLE – On Sunday Circleville Fire and Police were called to the home of 154 Water street for an overdose, the next day police went to the house of a warrant suspect and received information that there were drugs in the house.
On March 7, 2022, the Circleville Police Department along with the Circleville Municipal Court Probation Department served an Arrest Warrant and subsequently a Search Warrant at 154 West Water Street in the city of Circleville.
Officers originally went to the residence to locate Kasey Rice and speak to her about the narcotics activity and the overdose that occurred at her residence last night. It was found that Ms. Rice had an active warrant for her arrest. While officers were speaking to Ms. Rice in reference to the events of last night, she admitted to having narcotics in her bedroom. Two other individuals were located at the residence as well.
A Search Warrant was obtained for the residence, where officers located Methamphetamine, Fentanyl, digital scales and an overabundance of narcotics paraphernalia.
Arrested on the scene were Ms. Rice on a Child Support warrant and Nathan Thatcher on a warrant from Madison County. Additional charges are to be expected as this investigation continues to unfold.