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Former Girard police officer charged with drug trafficking

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WARREN, Ohio -

Former Girard police captain Richard Ross faces trial for alleged illegal sales of painkillers.

The 72-year-old Girard resident pleaded not guilty to an indictment charging him with two counts of drug trafficking.

Ross served on the Girard Police force in the 1960's and 70's.

He is free on bond, awaiting for another hearing in Trumbull County Common Pleas court next week.

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