Deanna Chittum
Deanna Chittum

CELINA — Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey reported a drug-related arrest. On Wednesday, deputies arrested Deanna Chittum, age 27, on an outstanding warrant. After the warrant was served and during the search of her person, she was found to have in her possession a loaded syringe with suspected methamphetamine.

Chittum was incarcerated at the Mercer County Adult Detention Facility on the warrant and her bond was set at $50,000 by Municipal Court Judge Katherine Speelman. The case has been forwarded to the Mercer County Prosecutor for consideration of additional charges for the possession of drugs.