Search uncovers drugs in Ely Avenue residence; Findlay man arrested

A Findlay man was arrested after a search of an Ely Avenue residence early this morning uncovered drugs, according to the Hancock County METRICH Drug Task Force.

At 6:58 a.m. today, METRICH, with assistance from the Findlay Police Department, executed a search warrant at 243 Ely Ave. Inside, officers found cocaine, crack cocaine, methamphetamine, a large sum of cash, drug paraphernalia, a firearm, and items indicative of drug trafficking.

Timothy Journigan, 22, of Findlay, who lived at the address, was arrested and charged with
possession of crack cocaine, a third-degree felony; possession of a Schedule II controlled substance, a fifth-degree felony; and having weapons under disability, a third-degree felony. He is currently being held in the Hancock County jail.

The case remains under investigation, and METRICH said that additional charges and arrests are expected pending its conclusion.


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