(6-15-17) – Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey reports that his agency had received a drug tip, that led to the arrest of a local man. Grey reported that his agency received the tip on June 15th, 2017 shortly after 9am. Deputies from the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office and a patrolman from the Celina Police Department went to the 7000 block of Havemann Road and located the suspect at 9:29 am. The suspect was reported to be in possession of drugs.
Deputies checked the male suspect and found that he was in possession of over 5 grams of Methamphetamines. Arrested was 35 year old Michael James Wilson Jr. of 219 E Wayne Street Celina, Ohio. Wilson is currently being held in the Mercer County Adult Detention Facility on charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance, a felony of the 5th degree. Wilson’s bond has been set at $125,000.00 subject to ten percent.
“Tips have increased as of late and so have our arrests.”
Grey stated that he is asking his citizens to continue help his office by leaving tips.