NEW LEXINGTON – On Wednesday, the Perry County Sheriff’s Office released its list of the top five most wanted fugitives in Perry County.
Shawn W. Potter, 30, last known address 1135 Brandywine Blvd., Zanesville, is wanted for burglary/grand theft.
Larry G. Thompson, 49, last known address 2029 Tatmans Road, Crooksville, is wanted for aggravated drug possession.
Vanessa K. Ferguson, 28, last known address 6825 Bohemian Road SE, Corning, is wanted for petty theft and drug abuse instruments.
Danny L. Price II, 30, last known address 1920 Township Road 145, Somerset, was wanted for aggravated possession of meth and tampering with the evidence.
According to the sheriff’s office, shortly after the most wanted list was released, Price was arrested by deputies at a residence on West Water St. in New Lexington. He is being held in the Southeast Ohio Regional Jail in Nelsonville pending a bond hearing.
Jeremiah C. Wilson, 27, last known address 558 Pine St., Zanesville, was wanted on aggravated possession of meth and heroin.
Wilson was arrested by the Zanesville Police Department at a residence on Pine St. and is being held in the Zanesville City Jail prior to his extradition back to Perry County.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of these people are asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office at 740-342-4123.