Drugs found in Bible brought to justice center

| April 16, 2018

COSHOCTON – A Bible was dropped off at the Coshocton County Justice Center on April 11 for an inmate. During the search of the Bible, a substance believed to be methamphetamines and suboxone were located. As a result of the search, an ongoing investigation was launched into the illegal conveyance of drugs into the justice center. During this investigation, two females and one male were questioned to determine their involvement in the matter.

On April 12 Cherokee Williamson was arrested and formally charged with illegal conveyance of drugs, a third degree felony. She is currently being held in the justice center on a $10,085 bond for her charge. More charges may be filed in connection with this incident after a review from the prosecuting attorney’s office.

Assisting were the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office Detective Bureau and the Coshocton County Prosecutor’s Office. This incident remains under investigation by your Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office.


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