Drug investigation lands one woman behind bars

SENECA COUNTY, Ohio (WTVG) - Police arrested Kimberly A. Kistler, 45, of Tiffin after a traffic stop in Fostoria on Tuesday.

According to police reports, police pulled Kistler's vehicle over. Officers executed a search warrant on the vehicle and found suspected crack cocaine, suspected heroin, cash, drug paraphernalia and criminal tools.

Kistler is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. Police say she could also be charged with tampering with evidence.

Kistler is locked up inside the Seneca County Correctional Facility pending court proceedings.

The bust involved officers fro the Seneca County Sheriff's Office and the Fostoria Police Department.

“The collaboration of the Agencies involved in this entire investigation was instrumental in the success of this operation,” Seneca County Sheriff Bill Eckelberry said.

Police encourage citizens to continue to report suspicious activity to their local agencies or the Seneca County Drug Task Force - METRICH Enforcement Unit Crime Hotline at 1-877-446-Drug (Local #443-0463).