MERO has been charged by Middletown Borough Police stemming from an incident on July 5th, 2019 where a 5 year old girl was found wandering in the intersection of Union and Main Streets.
An employee from 7-Eleven found the girl and brought her into the store for safety. The girl led responding MPD Officers to her residence, where MERO was found to have been tasked with watching her well-being.
Subsequent investigation found MERO to be in possession of a controlled substance, along with a small amount of Marijuana, and drug paraphernalia. MERO was also observed to be under the influence.