UPDATE 03.03.14 12:05 pm - Two more arrests have been made in connection with the search of two homes Friday evening.
Clinton Martin, 27, Cardington, and Willard Scott III, 27, of Mt. Gilead, are also in custody at the Morrow County Correctional Facility. Martin, Scott, and Brittany Freeman of Iberia have each been charged with Complicity to Burglary (F2) and two counts of Complicity to Theft (F-3).
Feb. 28, 2014 - Late evening searches of two properties last night resulted in three arrests.
The Morrow County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office, executed simultaneous search warrants at 6078 and 6088 Road 175, Cardington.
Recovered from the homes were numerous articles of stolen property, narcotics and drug paraphernalia. A total of nine individuals were briefly detained and three were arrested.
Arrested were Steve Smith, 58, Cardington, on a Failure to Appear Warrant and Brittany Freeman, 24, Iberia, for multiple warrants out of Morrow, Crawford and Richland counties. A third individual is not being named at this time as charges are pending.
Criminal charges on several of the detained persons are forthcoming.
Sheriff Brenneman extends his thanks to the following assisting agencies and teams: Morrow County SO/Mount Gilead PD Joint Tactical Team, Sheriff Martin and the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office, Delaware County Tactical Team/DTU, Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, and METRICH.