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Killbuck man sentenced for selling one pound of marijuana in 2005

MILLERSBURG -- A former Killbuck man who fled the state after being accused of selling a pound of marijuana in 2005 was sentenced to a year in prison. David M. Hartman, 33, pleaded guilty in Holmes County Common Pleas Court to possession of drugs and failure to appear. In exchange for his plea, the state […]

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Rittman targets abandoned house used as meth lab for demolition

RITTMAN -- A Liberty Street home where there were two methamphetamine lab busts last year is being targeted for demolition by the city manager. Police officers, drug agents and firefighters responded to the 41 Liberty St. address twice within the span of a week in April 2012, with the Rittman Fire Department having to put […]

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Community: Meth lab take-downs set record for Wayne County in 2012

WOOSTER -- In the past calendar year, law enforcement has had its hands full combatting meth labs across Wayne County and the city. Don Hall, senior agent at Medway Drug Enforcement Agency, has chased those who manufacture the toxic drug and trained in ways to combat their effects.

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Traffic stop leads to two meth-making arrests in Wooster

WOOSTER -- Two Wooster residents were arrested Wednesday night after a traffic stop revealed they had numerous chemicals to make meth hidden in their trunk. Marion Eugene Cecil, 47, and Dana Holliday, 25, both with last known address of 973 Washington St., were arrested for manufacturing and assembly of the drug shortly after 10 p.m. […]

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Wooster woman sentenced for four accounts of child endangering, one of cultivating marijuana

WOOSTER -- A Wooster woman will serve three years of probation for four counts of endangering children. Mary R. Cool, 35, of 430 N. Honeytown Road, was sentenced Wednesday by Wayne County Common Pleas Judge Corey Spitler to three years of community control for four counts of child endangering and one count of cultivating marijuana.

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