Troopers Seize 225 Balloons Of Heroin During Traffic Stop


An Ohio man is facing felony drug charges after Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers seized approximately 40 grams of heroin during a traffic stop.

According to OSP officials, 225 balloons of heroin were found in Richland County when officials stopped a 1986 GMC Sierra pick-up truck along state Route 13 at about 11:30 a.m. on Sunday.

The heroin was worth nearly $6,000.

Officials stopped the driver because of a warrant violation.

OSP officials said that the owner and driver of the vehicle was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

The name of the person arrested was not immediately released.

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