Drug Investigation Results In Four Arrests
By: Mike Stiles - Monday, June 10, 2024

(photo courtesy of Auburn Police Department)

(AUBURN) – A month long investigation has resulted in the arrest of four people.

Auburn Police Chief Cory Heffelfinger says at 11:35 AM Wednesday, his department’s Emergency Response Team, along with the Steuben County Special Response Team, the Allen County SWAT and the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department executed a search warrant n the 800 block of North VanBuren Street in Auburn. It was alleged that drug dealing was happening at the house.

The search warrant was used by DeKalb County Superior Court after the investigation, conducted by the Auburn Police and the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department.

During the search, officers found methamphetamine, marijuana, ecstasy, drug paraphernalia and a firearm.

Police arrested 31 year old Megan Watts of Auburn on two felony counts of dealing meth, a charge of serious violent felon in possession of a firearm, and misdemeanor charges of possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia.

Also arrested was 31 year old Jennings Rowe Jr. of Auburn for a felony charge of dealing meth; 39 year old Justin England of Auburn on a felony charge of possession of meth and an arrest warrant out of Allen County.

42 year old Jerry Horn of Garrett was arrested on a misdemeanor charge of driving while suspended.


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