Ohio County Drug Arrests

By Katie Weber | 

An investigation continues in Ohio county. Three adults were arrested on drug charges after an investigation at an area high school.

The Ohio county Sheriff's department along with the Ohio County High School led the investigation into the arrests. Robert Ward of McHenry, 59; Jonie Ward, 51, also of McHenry and Carol N. Duncan, 36, were all charged with unlawful transaction with a minor in the first degree and trafficking controlled substance in the third degree with three counts.

The investigation started on Dec. 1, 2006, when a complaint was called into the Beaver Dam Police Department and Ohio County Sheriff's Department. The arrests were made on Dec. 4, 2006.

The Ohio County Sheriff's Department said multiple juveniles were involved with this incident and charges are pending.