Deputies: Undercover drug deal leads to arrest

Photos courtesy: Preble County Jail

EATON, Ohio (WDTN) – Deputies arrested two people who are accused of drug trafficking after one male is accused of selling drugs to undercover investigators.

It happened Monday, October 2, when the suspected male sold one gram of methamphetamine to undercover investigators in a laundry mat parking lot near the intersection of North Barron Street and Eaton Lewisburg Road.

Deputies arrested 29-year-old Joseph Spencer and later arrested 28-year-old Samantha Gardner who is suspected to be in connection with the drug deal.

The Eaton Municipal Court formally charged Spencer and Gardner with Aggravated Trafficking Tuesday, October 3. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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