Troopers bust man for oxycodone on Ohio turnpike

LORAIN COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - A following too closely violation gets a Michigan man busted for oxycodone possession.

Troopers stopped a 1995 Buick LaSabre, with West Virginia registration, for a following too closely violation on the Ohio Turnpike, near milepost 138 in Lorain County at 7:07 a.m. on August 28.

During the stop, troopers observed a plastic bag containing unknown pills on passenger.

The passenger, Marcus Ludy, 24, of Inkster, Mich., admitted he stole the pills from his grandmother, which were later identified as 90 Oxycodone pills, worth $2,160.

He was arrested in placed in the Lorain County Jail, charged with possession of a schedule II drug and trafficking in drugs, both second-degree felonies.

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