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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Narcotics Search Warrants Executed at 1620 Duxberry Avenue and 3569 Ashridge Street

The Whitehall Division of Police Narcotics Unit, along with the Joint Eastside Tactical Unit, executed two search warrants on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 stemming from an investigation into Trafficking in Heroin. 

Detectives seized $15,107 in cash, 50...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: March 22, 2018

Narcotics Search Warrant Executed at 5010 Doral Avenue

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The Whitehall Division of Police Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant on Thursday, March 16th, 2018 at 5010 Doral Ave. in Whitehall. The search warrant was the result of a month-long investigation into trafficking in drugs. Detectives seized 2,597 gra...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: March 15, 2018

Narcotics Search Warrant Executed at 253 Heatherbridge Lane

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The Whitehall Division of Police Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant on Wednesday, February 28nd, 2018 stemming from an investigation into trafficking in cocaine in and around the City of Whitehall.Detectives seized $14,695 cash, 109 grams of cocaine...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: March 15, 2018

Arrest of Driver in Hit Skip Accident that Injured Firefighter

PR-20018-008 Arrest in Hit Skip

On 3/7/18, Whitehall Firefighter, Garry Keiffer, was injured at a structure fire at 229 Robinwood Ave. in Whitehall, OH. Keiffer, Whitehall Firefighter since 1990, was struck by a vehicle while working to get fire hoses connected to battle the fire. The v...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: March 15, 2018

Whitehall Police Conduct Back to Back Crime Blitzes and Arrest 20 Suspects

On 2/28/18 and 3/1/18, Whitehall Police conducted crime blitzes utilizing increased manpower and focusing on certain types of criminal activity. “Blitzes” combine the use of uniform, plain clothes, and undercover officers working toget...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 23, 2018

Narcotics Search Warrant Executed at 2353 Melrose Avenue

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The Whitehall Division of Police Narcotics Unit along with the Whitehall Police SWAT Team executed a search warrant on Thursday, February 22nd, 2018 stemming from a lengthy investigation.

Detectives seized $16,568 in cash, 71 grams of cocaine, 5 &frac1...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 23, 2018

Whitehall Police Request Witness Comes Forward in Fatal Hit-Skip

On 02/21/18 at approximately 10:14 PM, Whitehall Police responded to a hit-skip accident at the intersection of E. Main St. and Shady Lane Rd. where a pedestrian was struck and killed. The vehicle in question was traveling westbound on E. Main St and turn...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: January 5, 2018

Addendum to Whitehall Police SWAT Officers Involved in Fatal Shooting While Executing Search Warrant

Ledarren D. MixonDOB 3/26/89 Age: 285300 Great Oak Way #GWhitehall, OH 43213

Mixon was sentenced to 8 years in prison for Aggravated Robbery, Aggravated Burglary, and Theft in 2008. He was released from prison 7/14/16. He was currently on parole until 7/1...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: January 5, 2018

Whitehall Police SWAT Officers Involved in Fatal Shooting While Executing Search Warrant

On 01/05/18 at 8:03 AM, the Joint Eastside Tactical Response Team executed a narcotics search warrant at 5300 Great Oak Way, Apartment G. An individual at this location was selling fentanyl-laced heroin and a search warrant was issued by the Franklin Coun...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Whitehall Police Recover Suspicious Package Filled with Marijuana

PRESS RELEASE--Whitehall Police Recover Suspicious Package Filled with Marijuana

On 12/19/17, the Whitehall Division of Police recovered a suspicious package at an apartment complex in the City of Whitehall. The package was wrapped in Christmas wrapping paper and dropped off by a courier service. Whitehall Narcotics Detectives wrote a...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Request for Information

The Whitehall Police Department is requesting assistance to identify a vehicle and driver from a hit-skip accident which occurred on 11/22/17. On that date, at about 7:35 p.m., a female reported to the Whitehall Police that she was struck by a vehicle whi...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: December 7, 2017

Whitehall Police Conduct Fourth Successful Retail Theft Blitz

On 12/02/17, the Whitehall Police Department, with the assistance of the Reynoldsburg Police Department, conducted a fourth “retail theft blitz” concentrating on three (3) specific retail corridors in Whitehall. This blitz is a police ...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: August 10, 2017

Whitehall Police Create "Internet Purchase Exchange Locations" at Police Department

Press Release WHITEHALL POLICE CREATE INTERNET PURCHASE EXCHANGE LOCATIONS AT THE POLICE DEPARTMENT

The Whitehall Police Department has now marked two spots at the police department as “Internet Purchase Exchange Locations.” These are commonly referred to as “Meetup Spots” and are used by buyers and sellers from o...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: November 5, 2016

Whitehall Police arrest 5, seize drugs when serving warrant in investigation

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The Whitehall Police Narcotics Unit was investigating a shooting that occurred on Beechcreek Rd. on 11/03/16 at approximately 11:53pm. There are no known victims of this gunfire. As part of the investigation a search warrant was obtained from a judge and ...Read on...

Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2016

Whitehall Police seize thousands in cash, heroin as part of ongoing investigation

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The Whitehall Division of Police made a major bust Friday, Oct. 14th at a home on the east side of Whitehall.

More than $200,000 in cash was seized, along with 100 grams of heroin, firearms and drug manufacturing and packaging materials.

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases