Knox Woman Arrested on Drug Charges

A Knox woman was arrested Wednesday after police executed an arrest warrant and search warrant at her home.

Officers went to Sherry Wireman’s home on 150 South in Knox to execute an arrest warrant and while they were serving the warrant, officers reportedly saw drug paraphernalia in the residence.

Police then applied for and received a search warrant in order to seize the evidence and conduct a deeper search of the home. When officers searched the residence, they allegedly found an illegal drug lab.

Sherry Wireman, 50, was arrested on the active arrest warrant and in light of the search warrant, additional preliminary charges were filed which include Illegal Drug Lab, Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Paraphernalia.