Drug Task Force makes two arrests Thursday


The Logan County Unified Drug Task Force made two arrests on Thursday.

First, they pulled over Stephanie Burk, of Bellefontaine, on 33 near County Road 57.

While speaking with officers she was extremely nervous and her speech was accelerated.

Burk was not able to provide proof of insurance and was asked to exit the vehicle.

K-9 Thor was deployed and alerted on the vehicle.

A search found two pipes used to smoke marijuana. A search of Burk found a bag of suspected crack cocaine.

She was arrested and lodged in the Logan County Jail.

Derek Vance of Columbus was pulled over on State Route 117 near Duff Quarry.

Vance consented to a search of his vehicle.

Officers located a black leather bag on the back seat which contained cash, a small baggie of marijuana, and two baggies containing 20 Oxycodone pills.

Vance was arrested for possession of a schedule II narcotic and lodged in the Logan County Jail.