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MOUNT ORAB, Ohio - Police arrested three people in Brown County Wednesday afternoon after an ongoing drug investigation.
Authorities obtained a warrant for a residence on Hillcrest Road in Mount Orab where police found marijuana growing. Forty-nine marijuana plants were confiscated during the investigation and police arrested three people who were living at the home.
Police say the suspects were also reportedly trafficking prescription medications.
The three Mount Orab residents arrested were Donna M. Covert, 56, of Mt. Orab, Shane M. Trent, 31, and Dawn M. Kidd, 30.
The suspects were charged with engaging in pattern of corrupt activity, illegal assembly of chemicals to manufacture drugs, illegal manufacturing of drugs and trafficking drugs.
All three remain in custody at the Brown County Adult Detention Center where they are waiting on a bond hearing for the charges.
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