Three people were arrested in Mercer County on drug
related charges. Detectives got a tip that 25 year old Jessica Landon
was at a home in Mendon, she was wanted on a bench warrant for failing a
drug test while out of jail on bond. When they got access to the
home, they found 22 year old Jaqualine Smith, who was also wanted on a
warrant and 20 year-old Zachary Lentz who was on parole.
found heroin in a pocket of Lentz's pants, and they found opiates and
marijuana in Landon and Smith's system. Sheriff Grey says heroin is a
serious problem, and will continue the battle against the drug with
testing and pursuing criminal charges against people who harbor the
individuals or provide them money for heroin.