MEDFORD DRUG BUSTS....OFFICER INJURED BY DOG
Beginning on the evening of January 31st through the evening of Feb 1st 2017, following five separate investigations into illegal drug activity, the Medford Police Department, with the assistance of the Taylor County Sheriff’s Department, arrested six individuals on drug related charges.
These individuals made their appearances in Taylor County Court where a cash bond was set for each of them and they are being referred to the Taylor County District Attorney’s office for charges.
On the evening of February 1st 2017, during one of the mentioned investigations a Medford Police Officer was injured by a dog at a residence in the City of Medford. The Officer was transported by ambulance to Aspirus Medford Hospital. He was treated, released, and is recovering.
The department continues to follow up on information developed from these investigations and arrests.