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Press Release from the Hardin County Sheriff's Office

The Hardin County Crime task Force mad two arrests arising from two traffic stops on Wednesday March 13,2019. The first stop was in the 4000 block of County Road 60, and resulted in the arrest of a female found to be in possession of 39 hits of heroin. She has been charged with possession of herion and trafficking in heroin. The second stop occurred near the intersection of State Route 67 and County Road 75 where a male subject was arrested for the possession of and trafficking of Fentanyl. More than 8 grams of Fentanyl was confiscated. The Task Force was assisted by the Hardin County Sheriff's Office, the Kenton Police Department K-9 United and Osborn Towing.

On March 18, 2019 after an investigation into the manufacturing of Methamphetamine, the Hardin County Crime Task Force executed a search warrant at 103 E. Wagner St in the village of Alger. One male was arrested for the illegal assembly and possession of chemicals for manufacturing of drugs. Charges are pending on another male that was found at the residence. The Task Force was assisted at the scene by The Hardin County Sheriff's Office, Osborn Towing and agents from the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Identification.