Search Warrant Conducted on West Chestnut Street

On November 20, 2020, at approximately 2:15 PM, Officers from the Mount Vernon Police Department Emergency Service Unit and Detective Division executed a search warrant at 807 West Chestnut Street, Apt 4, Mount Vernon, Ohio.


The search warrant was the result of an ongoing investigation by the Mount Vernon Police Department and the Knox County Sheriff’s Office into illicit activities being conducted at the residence.… Read full story

Health Order Signed Encouraging Ohioans to Stay Home

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today announced that Ohio Department of Health Director Stephanie McCloud signed a health order encouraging people to stay at home during specified hours unless they are working or engaged in an essential activity.

“As COVID-19 continues to spread in Ohio, we need a stronger response to minimize the impact on Ohio’s healthcare and hospital capacity and ensure healthcare is available to those that need it,” said Governor DeWine.

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