Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey reports that the Sheriff’s Office heroin unit arrested a female subject on Wednesday evening in Celina. This arrest is a result of a concentrated effort to battle the Heroin problem in Celina and Mercer County. “A tip was received that assisted us in this case,” stated Sheriff Grey, “the public providing us information through our tip line or website is vital to the ongoing efforts to rid our community of heroin.”
Arrested was 26 year old Sara M DeVall of 1242 First Street Dayton, Ohio. DeVall was stopped at 5:34 PM on Johnson St near Buckeye St in Celina. DeVall was charged with Driving Left of Center and Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence. DeVall was also charged with Possession of Drug Abuse Instruments. Syringes, empty capsules, spoon, and various prescription pills.
Preliminary tests show that DeVall tested positive for Opiates, Cocaine and Methadone. The Sheriff’s Office requested assistance on the scene by the Celina Police Department and the K-9 Unit from the Coldwater Police Department. The case will be sent to the Prosecutor’s Office with a request for additional felony charges.
Sheriff Grey reminds citizens to call or email his office with drug related complaints. You can leave a message on the tip line at 567-890-8477 or email at www.mercercountysheriff.org