Residents’ complaints lead to drug bust in Union Township

In the early hours of Thursday, Oct. 29, members of the Clermont County Drug Task Force, in conjunction with officers from Union Township Police Department and the Clermont County Sheriff’s office, began serving 55 suspects with arrest warrants.

The operation, dubbed “Habit Breaker,” was set in motion in an effort to rid Union Township of suspected peddlers of heroin. On Wednesday, Oct. 28, the grand jury returned a total of 203 felony counts against individuals involving the possession and trafficking of drugs.