5 people arrested in major heroin trafficking ring - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

5 people arrested in major heroin trafficking ring

LORAIN, OH (WOIO) -

Several police agencies executed multiple search warrants Wednesday in connection with a major heroin trafficking organization.

Lorain Police Officers say this was the result of a yearlong investigation by the Lorain Police Narcotics Unit, Elyria Narcotics Unit, Lorain County Drug Task Force, BCI, and West Shore Enforcement Bureau.

Twelve search warrants were executed at locations in Lorain and Cuyahoga County.

Five people have been arrested and charged with various crimes.

Seizures thus far include seven vehicles, heroin in excess of one kilo, cash, and several firearms.

A 19 Action News reporter will attend the police news conference scheduled for Thursday morning.

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