East Liverpool police find suspected fentanyl in motel room
An arrest near the East Liverpool Giant Eagle led police to a motel that where they found "a very large amount of suspected fentanyl".
An arrest near the East Liverpool Giant Eagle led police to a motel where they found "a very large amount of suspected fentanyl".
East Liverpool police made a traffic stop near Giant Eagle when the driver attempted to flee on foot, but was quickly taken down by police.
According to police, the owner of the vehicle was reported missing out of Maryland and the driver was wanted on felony warrants out of Maryland.
The driver also had prior arrests for false imprisonment, burglary, sexual assault, and multiple drug offenses and was considered armed and dangerous.
Police say their investigation into the missing person's case led them to the Vista Motel where they found additional suspects wanted on felony and misdemeanor warrants.
Police also located the missing person who was deemed to be there of her own free will.
Police also found a multitude of different drug paraphernalia.
East Liverpool police have not released any more information regarding this case, but have posted it on their Facebook page, which can be seen here.