Two drug arrests for task force

From staff reports

An investigation by Agents of the Ohio Organized Crimes Investigations Commission, Washington Morgan Noble Major Crimes Task Force resulted in two drug-related arrests on Friday.

Agents executed a search warrant at 710 Front St., Apt. 6, Marietta and made contact with Darren Edwards. Edwards agreed to speak with agents and admitted to being a crack cocaine, marijuana and methamphetamine user, according to a release from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.

Agents located 84.42 grams of methamphetamine (field tested positive for methamphetamine) and a small amount of “crack” cocaine, marijuana, a loaded Smith & Wesson Bodyguard .380 caliber handgun and various other paraphernalia.

Additional members of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and Marietta Police Department executed a search warrant at 314 Lancaster St., Marietta. Agents met with Santravis Donte Cobb Sr. and located approximately $3,000, 1 ounce of marijuana and cell phones.

Santravis Donte Cobb Sr., 38, of 314 Lancaster St., Apt. B, Marietta, was placed under arrest on a charge of conspiracy to drug trafficking, a second-degree felony.

Darren Michael Edwards, 51, of 710 Front St., Apt. 6, Marietta, was placed under arrest on a charge of trafficking of methamphetamine, a second-degree felony, and weapons under disabilities, a third-degree felony.

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