GALLIPOLIS, Ohio – Sheriff Matt Champlin reports that Sheriff Deputies and Officers with the Major Crimes Task Force of Gallia-Meigs Counties served a search warrant on Thursday, May 4, 2017, in the Spring Valley area in Gallia County. Arrested as a result of the search warrant was Amanda Nichole Harold, 31, of Gallipolis for Possession of Drug Abuse Instruments with further charges under consideration by Prosecutor Jason Holdren’s Office.
“I am glad to say that one more part of the drug problem in Gallia County is off the streets tonight and is in the Gallia County Jail.,” stated Champlin.
The Major Crimes Task Force is a state task force under the jurisdiction the Ohio Organized Crime Investigations Commission which is part of the Ohio Attorney General’s Office. The task force was formed in September 2013 by the Gallia and Meigs County Sheriff’s Offices, Gallipolis and Middleport Police Departments and the Gallia and Meigs County Prosecutor Offices.