Tips Lead to Drug Bust at Home on S.R. 772


Three people were arrested on drug charges after tips from concerned citizens led to a drug bust on State Route 772 in Ross County, Wednesday morning. 

Ross County Sheriff George Lavender a warrant was served on the home in the 14,000 block of 772 shortly before 6:00 a.m. Wednesday. Eleven people were inside the home at the time. Three of them were arrested after a large amount of Cocaine and suspected Heroin/Fentanyl was found. 

Matthew Keyes, 25, and Daniel Gebretekle, 23, were each arrested on charges of Possession of Cocaine and Tampering with Evidence. Michael Pontious, 62, was charged with Permitting Drug Abuse.