On Thursday, February 19, 2015, the West Central Ohio Crime Task Force with the aid of the Lima Police Department’s Enhanced Tactical Unit served a drug related search warrant at 401 S. McDonel Street in Lima, Allen County, Ohio. The West Central Ohio Crime Task Force is comprised of officers from the Allen County Sheriff’s Office, Lima Police Department, Van Wert County Sheriff’s Office, Paulding County Sheriff’s Office and the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

A loaded firearm, a large sum of money, digital scale, drug paraphernalia and a small amount of marijuana were found inside the home. Dean Manley was arrested for keeping a disorderly house. Kendall Lott was arrested for visiting a disorderly house. Ryan Koonce was arrested on an active arrest warrant and for visiting a disorderly house. Keeping a disorderly house and visiting a disorderly house are misdemeanor offenses. Felony charges will be presented to a grand jury at a later date.

If you have any questions, please contact Sgt. Litsey or Sgt. Godfrey at 419-998-5533.