Most Shared

CONTINUING COVERAGE

CONTINUING COVERAGE

LOCAL 12 - Search Results

The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available.

Five arrested on drug charges in court

CINCINNATI (WKRC) -- All five suspects arrested Monday in Clermont County are charged with drug possession and drug trafficking. They will be in court this morning for a bond hearing.

Monday, the Clermont County Narcotics Unit and the Cincinnati Police Department Major Drug Offenders Unit busted a marijuana distribution network after six months of investigation.
The raid resulted in eight search warrants being served; five in Clermont County and three in the city of Cincinnati.

Items found in the execution of these search warrants included:
-316 pounds of marijuana
-$25,000 
-55 firearms and several thousand rounds of ammunition
-10 vehicles
-a fishing boat
-Computers
-Documents 

58-year-old Thomas Awad, Sr., 23-year-old Tomas Awad, Jr., 65-year-old Michael Awad, 62-year-old Richard Awad and 68-year-old Ronald Day have all been arrested.

They are charged with drug possession and drug trafficking.

40-year-old Angela Hale was also taken into custody and charged with tampering with evidence.  33-year-old Jonathan Jacobs was arrested on an open warrant.

Additional arrests and charges may follow as police continue their investigation.


VIDEO HERE
 

 

Talkers

Advertise with us!
Advertise with us!