Ten Arrested In Ohio Heroin Investigation

By Ian Hoover- 21Alive

Credit: Not Pictured: Wesley Elam

Ten Arrested In Ohio Heroin Investigation

May 23, 2014 Updated May 23, 2014 at 4:05 PM EDT

CELINA, Ohi. (21Alive) -- Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey announced the indictment and arrests of 10 people as the result of a Grand Lake Task Force Investigation.

All ten individuals arrested face drug charges involving the manufacturing and/or trafficking of heroin.

The following ten were arrested:

Amanda K. Krieg, Age 24, Care of the Mercer County Adult Detention Facility. 3 Counts of Trafficking in Heroin, Felonies of the 5th degree.

Billy R. Vanover, Age 31, Care of the Mercer County Adult Detention Facility. 2 Counts of Trafficking in Heroin, Felonies of the 5th degree.

Harrison R. Paul, Age 27, 222 ½ Washington Street Celina, Ohio, 6 Counts of Trafficking in Heroin, Felonies of the 5th Degree. Mr. Paul was taken into custody on 5-22-2014 at the Mercer County Court House.

Zachary D. Sams, Age 24, Care of ODRC Noble Correctional Institution Caldwell, Ohio, 2 Counts of Trafficking in Heroin, Felonies of the 5th Degree. 1 Count of Trafficking in Heroin, a Felony of the 4th Degree. A 2003 Ford Taurus was also seized that was ordered along with the indictment.

Latisha L. Parker, Care of the Auglaize County Detention Center Wapakoneta, Ohio, 3 Counts of Trafficking in Heroin, Felonies of the 5th Degree.

Jess L. Belton, Age 28, 8029 US Route 33 Celina, Ohio, 2 Counts of Trafficking in Drugs (Suboxone, a Schedule III drug), Felonies of the 5th Degree. Mr. Belton was also issued a traffic citation for Driving under suspension.

Christina M. Hall, Age 27, 84 Canal Street, Montezuma, Ohio, 2 Counts of Trafficking in Heroin, Felonies of the 5th Degree.

Jeffrey P. Overly, Age 25, 341 West Fulton Street Celina, Ohio, 1 Count of Illegal Manufacture of Drugs (Methamphetamine) a Felony of the 1st Degree. 1 Count Illegal Assembly or Possession of Chemicals for the Manufacture of Drugs (Methamphetamine), a Felony of the 2nd Degree.

Wesley W. Elam, Age 21, 310 West Fayette Street Celina, Ohio, 1 Count of Trafficking in Heroin, a Felony of the 5th Degree.

Miranda M. Carr, Age 22, 232 South Ash Street Celina, Ohio, 1 Count of Trafficking in Heroin, a Felony of the 4th Degree. 1 Count of Trafficking in Heroin, a Felony of the 5th Degree. 1 Count of Trafficking in Drugs (Suboxone, a Schedule III drug), a Felony of the 4th degree.

In addition to Carr, a John Dulebohn age 33, of 232 South Ash Street was also taken into custody on a warrant for Child Endangering, a misdemeanor.

The Sheriff’s Office and Task Force are currently looking for one more individual on drug indictments.




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