Assault arrest may lead to drug charges

Posted at 3:33 PM, Jan 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-29 15:33:56-05

GEORGETOWN, Ohio – A Brown County man's arrest for assault may also lead to drug charges, according to Chief Deputy Carl Smith.

Deputies called to a home on Camp Run Road for an assault Wednesday reported seeing narcotics, and a search warrant was issued and executed.

Deputies recovered marijuana, pills, syringes and drug paraphernalia.

Jeremiah Sargent, 20,  of Georgetown, Ohio is charged with a misdemeanor assault. Drug charges are pending.