December 10, 2013

Contact:  Lieutenant Lou Darrow, 330-430-3887

“AGENTS SEIZE 903 PERCOCET PILLS DURING SEARCH WARRANT”

Lieutenant Lou Darrow reports that through information received from a confidential source the Stark County Sheriff’s Office Metropolitan Narcotics Unit, the Jackson Township Police Department and the DEA executed a search warrant on December 9, 2013 at the Microtel Motel located at 7046 Sunset Strip in Jackson Township.  Agents seized 903 Percocet pills (30MG & 15MG), with a street value of $22,575, from the location.  Further investigation is pending.

Arrested was JAMES EDWARD WILSON, a black male age 42 of Waterford, Michigan.  He was charged with 2 counts of Possession of Drugs F2.  

The Stark County Metro Narcotics Unit is under the direction of the Stark County Sheriff’s Office and is made up of units from the Stark County Sheriff’s Office, Canton Police Department, Jackson Township Police Department, Louisville Police Department, Lawrence Township Police Department, North Canton Police Department, DEA, and BCI.