A Findlay man was arrested on felony charges after a search warrant was executed.

The Hancock County METRICH Drug Task Force made the arrest at the Super 8 on Broad Avenue in Findlay. The task force found several things in the hotel room pointing to drug trafficking. They arrested 53-year-old Darrin Wyse for possession of crack cocaine and tampering with evidence.

More charges could be filed once the investigation is over.

Press Release from Det. Sgt. Justin Hendren

On 4/9/19 the Hancock County METRICH Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at Super 8 Motel (1951 Broad Ave. Findlay, Ohio) room 134.

The search of the motel room yielded crack cocaine, cash, drug paraphernalia, and items indicative of drug trafficking.

As a result of the search warrant the following person was arrested:

Darrin J. Wyse (age 53)

508 W. Trenton Ave.

Findlay, Ohio 45840

Charges- Possession of Crack Cocaine (3rd degree felony)

Tampering with Evidence (3rd degree felony)

Additional charges of drug trafficking are expected to be filed at the conclusion of this investigation.

The Hancock METRICH Drug Enforcement Unit is supported by METRICH in Mansfield, OH and funded in part by the Office of Criminal Justice Services.

Status: Under Investigation