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Posted on: February 22, 2019

Narcotics Unit Executes Search Warrant at 4726 Harbinger Circle East

The Whitehall Division of Police Narcotics Unit along with the Joint Eastside Tactical team executed a search warrant on Thursday, February 21st, 2019 stemming from an investigation into Trafficking in drugs in the City of Whitehall.

Detectives seized 970-...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 21, 2019

Whitehall Narcotics Unit Search Warrant Results in Solving Multiple Local Crimes

The Whitehall Police Department Narcotics Unit, along with the Joint Eastside Tactical Response Team, executed a search warrant at 208 Midcliff Dr. in Whitehall on 2/14/19 after a passerby alerted the Whitehall Police of a vehicle they believed to be stol...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: January 14, 2019

Man Tries to Grab Child in Area of S. Hamilton & Etna Rd.

On today’s date, 1/14/19, at approximately 7:50AM, a 12-year-old girl was walking to school when she cut through the rear of a lot located at 510 S. Hamilton Rd. There is a  large apartment complex in this area.  She realized s...

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

Arrest in Homicide at 4257 E. Main St.

On 11/21/18, Mulugeta Shiferaw was found shot to death in the parking lot of 4257 E. Main St. in Whitehall, Ohio.

On 12/03/18, Whitehall Police arrested 57-year-old Woldai Gebremedhin and charged him with the Aggravated Murder of Shiferaw. Gebremedhin, las...

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

Whitehall Narcotics Unit Executes Search Warrant

The Whitehall Division of Police Narcotics Unit along with the Joint Eastside Tactical Team executed a search warrant on Monday, November 12th, 2018 stemming from an investigation into Trafficking in Drugs.

Detectives seized 40 grams of crystal methampheta...

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

Whitehall Police Arrest Huntington Bank Robber

On 10/31/18, Whitehall Police detectives, with the assistance of both the U.S. Marshall Service and the ODRC Adult Parole Authority, arrested Robert Mason, age 42, at 1150 Olney Dr, Columbus, Ohio, in connection with the aggravated robbery that occurred a...

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

Narcotics Unit Executes Search Warrant

The Whitehall Division of Police Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant on Wednesday, November 7th, 2018 stemming from an investigation into Trafficking in Cocaine and Heroin in the City of Whitehall.

Detectives seized 80 grams of cocaine, 85 grams of He...

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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