All three men tried to flee the scene upon arrival of police
Three people have been arrested in a Tuesday afternoon drug raid on Chillicothe's west side. The raid occurred at approximately 2:15pm at 740 Erie Avenue.
24-year-old Stephon Cunningham and 21-year-old Anthony (A.J.) Thomas Jr of that address, were apprehended by police as they tried to flee through a window.
Stephon Cunningham & A.J. Thomas
A third individual, 27-year-old Justin Young of Cherokee Road, tried to flee in a vehicle, which resulted in Chillicothe Police apprehending him after a chase through the city that at one point hit high speeds and saw Young driving the wrong way on the one-way Buckeye Street.
A.J. Thomas was charged with possession of heroin and cocaine, along with obstructing official business. Stephon Cunningham faces the same charges along with an outstanding aggravated menacing warrant.
Young has been charged with possession of heroin and marijuana and fleeing and eluding.