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25 people in four Tri-State counties arrested in meth bust
DEARBORN COUNTY, Ind. (Larry Davis) -- A major meth bust lands 25 people in jail in four counties in Ohio and Indiana.
Investigators from Dearborn, Ohio and Switzerland counties made 18 of those arrests Monday.
The round-up follow a lengthy investigation conducted by the Dearborn County Special Crimes Unit. Prosecutor Aaron Negangard says they discovered a large network of people working to obtain pseudoephedrine which is a primary ingredient in making meth.
The investigation got on the fast track last week in Butler County. Agents there arrested seven people at a home near Oxford.
Deputies executed search warrants and say they found a cooking operation. Officials say they believe both operations are connected.