GEORGETOWN, Ohio - A Brown County, Ohio undercover drug investigation has resulted in the arrest of 12 people for crimes related to the manufacturing of methamphetamines on Tuesday.
Brown County Sheriff Dwayne Wenninger reported the arrests were based on the Brown County Grand Jury indictment of 17 suspects wanted on a total of 61 felony charges in relation to two meth manufacturing operations, one in Winchester to Goshen and Amelia and the other from Mount Orab to Amelia in Clermont County.
The sheriff's department is still looking for five suspects in the case.
Those arrested include:
Nicholas Burton, 30 years of age, from Fayetteville, Ohio; Joseph Burton, 24 years of age, from Winchester, Ohio; Christopher Davis, 20 years of age, of Goshen, Ohio; Samantha Johnson, 19 years of age, of Goshen, Ohio; Allen Vogel Jr., 25 years of age, of Fayetteville, Ohio; A female Juvenile, 17 years of age, Winchester, Ohio; Bryan Simpson, 31 years of age, of Mt. Orab, Ohio; Terri Taylor, 38 years of age, of Mt. Orab, Ohio; Katelyn Grudzielanek, 19 years of age, of Georgetown, Ohio; Kristian Miller, 26 years of age, of Mt. Orab, Ohio; Ivory Wilson, 19 years of age, of Hamersville, Ohio; and Johnny Dotson, 19 years of age, of Hamersville, Ohio.
Those still being sought include: Michael Justice, 42 years of age, of Amelia, Ohio; Delaney Durham, 20 years of age, of Cincinnati, Ohio; and Amanda Brandenburg, 25 years of age, of Bethel, Ohio.
Sheriff Wenninger encourages anyone with information on illegal drug activity to contact the Sheriff's Office Drug Information Hotline at 937-378-4435 Ext. 275 or you may send an anonymous tip via the Sheriff's Website at www.browncountyohiosheriff.us .